New York Times, Monday, September 5, 1983

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J K Q V W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Sidney L. Robbins has 153 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Ibsen heroine : NORA
5. Match site : ARENA
10. Tail end : LAST
14. Eastern V.I.P. : EMIR
15. Rocky Mt. pine tree : PINON
16. Indian of yore : INCA
17. A-one state : TIPTOPCONDITION
20. Spires : STEEPLES
21. Vales : DELLS
22. Kennedy or Williams : TED
23. Become enraged : SEERED
25. Negligent : REMISS
29. Wading birds : SORAS
30. "Thanks ___!" : ALOT
31. Kind of pea : SPLIT
32. Deg. for a would-be Chagall : BFA
35. Visible part, belying ominous immensity : TIPOFTHEICEBERG
39. Suffix for journal : ESE
40. Broadcast : AIRED
41. Curved molding : OGEE
42. Raise cattle : BREED
43. Apes a hen : ROOSTS
45. Term of address to a nobleman : MILORD
47. Conducted : LED
48. Garland's "A ___ the Middle Border" : SONOF
49. A turning for aid : RECOURSE
54. Greeting at dawn : TOPOFTHEMORNING
57. Calla lily : ARUM
58. Patron of a sort : DONOR
59. Peculiar: Prefix : IDIO
60. Wagers : BETS
61. Shell out : SPEND
62. Asian holidays : TETS
1. N.J. court team : NETS
2. Leave out : OMIT
3. Mature : RIPE
4. Comic Johnson : ARTE
5. Some are Delicious : APPLES
6. Prepared potatoes, in a way : RICED
7. A grandson of Adam : ENOS
8. Negative prefix : NON
9. Plus : AND
10. Metric measures : LITERS
11. Like some beldams : ANILE
12. Berate : SCOLD
13. Thrashes : TANS
18. Chooses : OPTS
19. Conceive : IDEATE
23. Reliable : SOLID
24. Leif's father : ERIC
25. Miles per hour : RATE
26. New Haven team : ELIS
27. Dawdle : MOPE
28. Michio ___, famous dancer : ITO
29. Tear along : SPEED
31. Sliver : SHRED
32. Panhandles : BEGS
33. Get vexed : FRET
34. Eras : AGES
36. Distant : FAROFF
37. Row : TIER
38. Disgruntled fan's sound : BOO
42. Thrives, as a flower : BLOOMS
43. Disk : RECORD
44. Smell : ODOR
45. Dudley from London : MOORE
46. Facts fed to a computer : INPUT
47. Flop : LEMON
48. Pierce : STAB
49. Coty or Magritte : RENE
50. Army group : UNIT
51. Take a taxi : RIDE
52. Tizzy : SNIT
53. Selves : EGOS
55. Grid score : TDS
56. Flight on a shuttle : HOP

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