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Chet Currier
Chet Currier

New York Times, Thursday, September 6, 1979

Author: Chet Currier
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 46, Avg Word Len: 4.59, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 254 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 57, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Chet Currier has 12 pre-Shortz puzzles and 6 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1979, The New York TimesNo. 10,894
Across Down
1. Saroyan's "My Name Is ___" : ARAM
5. Refuse to sign a bill : VETO
9. Foray on the refrigerator : RAID
13. Prepare apples for baking : CORE
14. Certain collar : ETON
15. Of a continent: Prefix : EURO
16. Realigns restaurant furniture? : TURNSTHETABLES
19. Narrow victory margin : ONEUP
20. Caesar or Waldorf : SALAD
21. Kin of blvds. : RDS
22. Nonsense : ROT
25. Butter unit : PAT
26. Word with bus or bat : BOY
29. Fast flier : SST
30. Taj Mahal site : AGRA
32. Calm : SERENE
34. Takes an oath : SWEARS
36. Nice summers : ETES
37. Well-groomed customer's dessert request? : APPLEPIEORDER
41. Hair style : AFRO
42. Does a restaurant job : SERVES
43. ___ d'hôtel : MAITRE
46. Attachment by a banker : LIEN
47. Flat failure : DUD
50. Escort's offering : ARM
51. "___ to the West Wind" : ODE
53. Mark of a careless diner : ORT
54. Big bird : EMU
55. Nucleus : CADRE
57. Wyatt and kinfolk : EARPS
59. Order to a slow-moving counterman? : HURRYUPANDWAIT
63. Pulitzer Prize novelist: 1958 : AGEE
64. Prefix for meter or winkle : PERI
65. Milano money : LIRE
66. Outbuilding : SHED
67. Shad of blue : TEAL
68. Hill vehicle : SLED
1. People in parts : ACTORS
2. Bar orders : ROUNDS
3. Run in : ARREST
4. Bill of fare : MENU
5. Hero of "All Things Bright . . . " : VET
6. Biblical suffix : ETH
7. Digits : TOES
8. "Beer ___" : ONTAP
9. Give back, as a discount : REBATE
10. ___ lang syne : AULD
11. Anger : IRE
12. Square dancer's back : DOS
17. Urban ___ (city expansion) : SPRAWL
18. Word of woe : ALAS
23. Curved molding : OGEE
24. Carriages : TRAPS
26. ___ noire : BETE
27. Lulu : ONER
28. Word to a "darling daughter" : YES
31. "Tempest" sprite : ARIEL
33. N.L. team : REDS
34. Tablecloth no-no : SPOT
35. Comic like Chaplin : SERIO
37. Distant : AFAR
38. Decorous : PRIM
39. Eggs-order word : OVER
40. Let : RENTED
41. Doctors' org. : AMA
44. "The Mouse That ___" : ROARED
45. Hazardous current : EDDY
47. Stop the iron horse : DERAIL
48. Diamond authority : UMPIRE
49. Sprinkled, in a way : DUSTED
52. Break out : ERUPT
55. American Indian : CREE
56. Fencing piece : EPEE
58. Punching tools : AWLS
59. Owns : HAS
60. Cry of disgust : UGH
61. Football's Parseghian : ARA
62. Zero : NIL

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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