New York Times, Saturday, September 28, 1985

Author:Joe Clonick
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { K V Z }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
Joe Clonick has 20 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Court game : SQUASH
7. Choreographer Twyla and family : THARPS
13. Give one ___ (show interest in) : ATUMBLE
14. Poisonous herb : HENBANE
16. Stage manager's aide : PROPMAN
17. Rigby of songdom : ELEANOR
18. One way to stand : PAT
19. The Ukr., e.g. : SSR
20. Soaked : WET
21. Windhoek is its cap. : SWA
22. Grenoble geese : OIES
24. Rickover : HYMAN
26. Longchamp site : BOIS
27. Furrow; ridge : STRIA
29. First U.S. Chief Justice : JAY
30. Olympian Jenner : BRUCE
31. Early ascetic : ESSENE
33. Battologized : ITERATED
35. Name of 16 Vatican leaders : GREGORY
37. Jurassic carnivore : ALLOSAUR
41. Dried orchid tubers : SALEPS
46. "Prosit" or "L'chayim" : TOAST
47. Tie fabric : REP
49. Katmandu's country : NEPAL
50. A fast food in Fresnillo : TACO
51. Clan emblem : TOTEM
53. Early whirly : GIRO
54. Here, to Henri : ICI
55. Dadaist Jean : ARP
56. D.C. group for art's sake : NEA
58. Jeff Davis's org. : CSA
59. A RR's feline mascot : CHESSIE
61. Means of locomotion in Sandburg's "Fog" : CATFEET
63. Verse form : SESTINA
64. Chants : INTONES
65. Ancestral line : STRAIN
66. Wildcats : LYNXES
1. Dire ___, rock group : STRAITS
2. Stockbrokers, at times : QUOTERS
3. Ref's colleague : UMP
4. Some rockets : ABMS
5. Virgule : SLASH
6. Industrialist Kaiser : HENRYJ
7. "Do You Know ___ San Jose?": 1967 hit : THEWAYTO
8. Champion ship-launcher? : HELEN
9. Dill of the Bible : ANET
10. Abbr. for a Moroccan airport : RBA
11. Comes to pass, as hoped for : PANSOUT
12. Frozen slush : SNOWICE
13. Place next to : APPOSE
15. Expunged : ERASED
23. She, in Stuttgart : SIE
25. Simenon's detective : MAIGRET
26. Lingerie item : BRA
28. Dread: anxiety : ANGST
30. Scopes's prosecutor : BRYAN
32. Historic period : ERA
34. Hesitant sounds : ERS
36. Kind of plan at a hotel : EUROPEAN
37. Tall stories? : ATTICS
38. Slender, Old World fish : LOACHES
39. Most filigreed : LACIEST
40. Bruin in Barcelona : OSO
42. Trip segment : LEG
43. Effeminate : EPICENE
44. Indian Zoroastrians : PARSEES
45. Former theatrical lifts : SLOATS
48. Kind of pusher : PENCIL
51. Entertainer Lopez : TRINI
52. Memorable labor leader : MEANY
55. Area east of the Bosporus : ASIA
57. Business-letter abbr. : ATTN
60. Orch. section : STR
62. Crow's cousin : FOX

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