New York Times, Tuesday, September 30, 1986

Author: Louis Sabin
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Lou Sabin has 92 pre-Shortz puzzles and 29 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York Times
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1. Inhales suddenly : GASPS
6. A son of Eliz. II : CHAS
10. Greek letters : PSIS
14. Native Alaskan : ALEUT
15. Monthly mailing : RENT
16. C.P.A. : ACCT
17. Pocahontas's spouse : ROLFE
18. Church calendar : ORDO
19. Zeus's mother : RHEA
20. Western superstar : BUFFALOBILLCODY
23. N.C. college : ELON
24. Repeat : ECHO
25. Ascot distances : METRES
28. Ancient kingdom in España : CASTILLA
32. Kabul coin: Abbr. : AGH
33. Use source books : REFER
35. Barrie baddie : SMEE
36. Vexes : IRES
38. A Peace Prize winner: 1978 : SADAT
40. Shakespearean villain : IAGO
41. Triton : NEWT
42. Early stringed instrument : REBEC
44. Marathon, e.g. : RUN
45. Shocks : STARTLES
48. Bad stretches : SLUMPS
50. Bona fide : REAL
51. Winged : ALAR
52. Western superstar : HOPALONGCASSIDY
59. Jack of westerns : ELAM
60. Time frame : YEAR
61. Cougars : PUMAS
62. Schweinfurt senior : ALTE
63. Mustachioed Surrealist : DALI
64. Pass over : ELIDE
65. A memorable Bert : LAHR
66. W.W. I plane : SPAD
67. Librarian's device : DATER
1. Dress : GARB
2. Baseball brother : ALOU
3. Ego : SELF
4. Globefish : PUFFER
5. Coleman or Raines : STEALER
6. Copy Columbo : CROON
7. Bandleader Alpert : HERB
8. "The King ___" : ANDI
9. Certain fur pieces : STOLES
10. Board game : PARCHISI
11. Oater teacher : SCHOOLMARM
12. Kind of tea : ICED
13. Command to Fido : STAY
21. Is defeated : LOSES
22. D-day vessel : LCT
25. Conduits : MAINS
26. Plumed bird : EGRET
27. On ___ (furious) : THEWARPATH
28. Homophone for seeds : CEDES
29. Damascene, e.g. : ARAB
30. Give a ___ (boost) : LEGUP
31. Long stretches : AEONS
34. Menu : FARE
37. Headline type : STREAMER
39. Edison rival : TESLA
43. Hugged : CLASPED
46. Former chess champ : TAL
47. London firm : LLOYDS
49. Martyred British princess : URSULA
51. Bitter : ACRID
52. Improve : HEAL
53. Texan's stewpot : OLLA
54. A tide : NEAP
55. High time : GALA
56. Copy: Abbr. : IMIT
57. Fla. county : DADE
58. French flower : YSER

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