New York Times, Wednesday, January 17, 1990

Author:June A. Boggs
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
June A. Boggs has 28 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Baltimore chops : HITS
5. Addis ___, Ethiopian capital : ABABA
10. "Get lost, Morris!" : SCAT
14. Jacob's twin : ESAU
15. Seat in a bay window : CAROL
16. Corn bread : PONE
17. Goodyear orchestra? : RUBBERBAND
19. Wreck : RUIN
20. Tough trip : TREK
21. Throw one's ___ the ring (run) : HATINTO
23. A dry Burgundy : MACON
26. Gone by : AGO
28. Do over, as a roof : RETAR
29. Gives someone a lift : ELATES
31. Unchaste : IMPURE
33. Finally : ATLAST
34. Type of crocodile : NILE
35. "Treasure Island" auth. : RLS
38. Entertainer Carter : NELL
39. Evangelist McPherson : AIMEE
41. Scrap : SPAT
42. Cycle starter : TRI
43. Fashion item : MINI
44. Brightest star in Aquila : ALTAIR
46. Of a nerve : NEURAL
48. ___ del Fuego : TIERRA
49. Set off : BEGAN
51. Actor Gulager : CLU
53. Blair of "Marty" : BETSY
54. Coat, in a way : ENCRUST
56. Blind, in falconry : SEEL
58. "Woe is me!" : ALAS
59. Lofty Wright Brothers? : HIGHFLIERS
64. Labor leader Conboy: 1870-1928 : SARA
65. Place for a VCR : TVSET
66. First name in daredeviltry : EVEL
67. Antimacassar : TIDY
68. Machine parts : GEARS
69. Risqué : SEXY
1. "Rings on ___ fingers . . . " : HER
2. Inst. at Ames : ISU
3. Check : TAB
4. Accountant's partial sum : SUBTOTAL
5. Seaport in Israel : ACRE
6. Rum cake : BABKA
7. Heavenly Altar : ARA
8. Geniality : BONHOMIE
9. Star in "The Four Seasons" : ALDA
10. More agile : SPRIER
11. Role for Geiger? : COUNTERPART
12. Writer Loos : ANITA
13. Drift : TENOR
18. Birds of merit? : ERNES
22. "___ Love," Porter song : TRUE
23. Intended : MEANT
24. Modify : ALTER
25. Hilarious Mister Bell? : CALLINGCARD
27. Whitney's factory? : GINMILL
30. Flight member : STAIR
32. Kilt feature : PLEAT
36. Retreats : LAIRS
37. Ramble : STRAY
40. Still : INACTIVE
41. Rainbow trouts, informally : STEELIES
43. Lambda followers : MUNU
45. Cause for a suit : LIBEL
47. Soho scuttlebutt : EARSAY
49. Ron Perlman title role : BEAST
50. Zhou ___ of China : ENLAI
52. Courtroom doorkeeper : USHER
55. Lack, in brief : SHTG
57. Frog's cousins : EFTS
60. Org. started by J. Low : GSA
61. December 24, e.g. : EVE
62. "Oedipus ___," Sophocles play : REX
63. Nickname for Stallone : SLY

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