New York Times, Tuesday, September 24, 1985

Author: Stanley B. Whitten
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J K Q W X }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Stanley B. Whitten has 9 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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Across Down
1. An archangel : MICHAEL
8. Supreme Court Associate Justice: 1932–38 : CARDOZO
15. Intensify : ENHANCE
16. Escorted : USHERED
17. Celebrity status : STARDOM
18. Ireland's Abbey ___ : THEATRE
19. Court target : HOOP
20. Guitar's cousin of yore : LUTE
22. Grecian mountain : ATHOS
23. "If ___ Would Leave You" : EVERI
25. Mr. Kabibble : ISH
26. Mother-of-pearl : NACRE
29. Cooking direction : STIR
31. What is is : VERB
35. Martini garnishes : OLIVES
37. Sept. 20, 1984, e.g. : FRI
38. "I cannot tell ___" : ALIE
39. Prima donna : DIVA
40. Horn sounds : TOOTS
42. All-conqueror : LOVE
43. Satanic : EVIL
44. Drop a pop-up : ERR
45. Assistant : HELPER
47. Market : SELL
48. Campus org. : ROTC
50. Borscht ingredients : BEETS
51. "Ich bin ___ Berliner": J.F.K. : EIN
53. Berlin song: 1915 : ARABY
55. Cafeteria items : TRAYS
58. Chariot route : ITER
59. Andrews or Wynter : DANA
63. Made wavelets : RIPPLED
65. Thief : STEALER
67. Disturb : AGITATE
68. Miss Vicki's groom : TINYTIM
69. Straw hats : PANAMAS
70. Cures : SEASONS
1. Netting : MESH
2. Division word : INTO
3. ___ Phraya, Thai river : CHAO
4. Jeannie C. Riley's 1968 song hit : HARPERVALLEYPTA
5. R ___ R (leave) : AND
6. School, in Paris : ECOLE
7. Nocturnal primates : LEMURS
8. Attractive : CUTE
9. Cigar tip : ASH
10. Ostriches' cousins : RHEAS
11. Popular radio series: 1930–45 : DEATHVALLEYDAYS
12. Upright: Comb. form : ORTH
13. Goose egg : ZERO
14. Pindaric works : ODES
21. Retaliation in kind : TITFORTAT
24. Neckline shape : VEE
25. People of Cork : IRISH
26. Entanglements : NODES
27. Kicking's partner : ALIVE
28. Mannerly : CIVIL
30. N.Y.C. subway : IRT
32. Fly by night : ELOPE
33. Girder fastener : RIVET
34. Root and ginger : BEERS
36. Ship's rear : STERN
41. Río de ___, African bay : ORO
46. Wane : EBB
49. Summits : CRESTS
52. Moslem religion : ISLAM
54. Ade book: 1896 : ARTIE
55. Kind of door : TRAP
56. Latvian capital : RIGA
57. Neat as ___ : APIN
58. Sept. 13, e.g. : IDES
60. Choir member : ALTO
61. Herr's "no" : NEIN
62. Weapons : ARMS
64. Timetable abbr. : ETA
66. Alfonso's queen : ENA

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