New York Times, Monday, January 2, 1989

Author:Albert J. Klaus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { F J K Q V W }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Kind of brake or camera : DISC
5. Expunge : ERASE
10. Brogan : SHOE
14. Venezuelan copper center : AROA
15. Message-sending method : TELEX
16. Sharpen : HONE
17. Slightly wet : DAMP
18. Whimsical : CAPRICIOUS
20. Smiled derisively : SNEERED
22. Large antelopes : ELANDS
23. Hairpiece : RAT
24. Unique person : ONER
25. Ancient : OLD
28. Art category : GENRE
30. Mail : POST
34. Musical instrument : REED
36. Adam's giveaway : RIB
37. Sofa : SETTEE
39. Total corporate liabilities : CAPITALIZATIONS
42. Handsome Greek : ADONIS
43. Muscular spasm : TIC
44. Keyhole : SLOT
45. Pace : STEP
46. Glossy proof, for short : REPRO
48. Before, to the Bard : ERE
49. Trudge : PLOD
51. Curve : ARC
53. Northern : BOREAL
56. Smudged : SMEARED
60. Yield : CAPITULATE
62. Wan : PALE
63. Adam's second son : ABEL
64. Fortification : REDAN
65. Eye : OGLE
66. Unit of force : DYNE
67. Respectable kin of ain't : ARENT
68. Close by : NEAR
1. Fathers : DADS
2. Land once called Persia : IRAN
3. Indefinite quantity : SOME
4. Antic : CAPER
5. King of Siam's repeaters : ETCETERAS
6. Interpret : READ
7. High mountain : ALP
8. Calm : SERENE
9. Banish : EXILE
10. Front of a leg : SHIN
11. Cowl : HOOD
12. Burden : ONUS
13. Some M.I.T. alumni : EES
19. Floor covering : CARPET
21. Syncopated music : RAG
24. Glenn and Schirra did it : ORBITED
25. Killer whale : ORCA
26. Guides : LEADS
27. Train station : DEPOT
29. Nothing : NIL
31. Elevator inventor : OTIS
32. Long scarf : STOLE
33. Pavarotti or Popov : TENOR
35. Eat : DINE
37. Baptism, e.g. : SACRAMENT
38. A Borgia in-law : ESTE
40. Scarf with long ends : TIPPET
41. Vim; vigor : ZIP
46. Kind of skate or coaster : ROLLER
47. Mine find : ORE
50. Webb-Tierney film: 1944 : LAURA
52. Fattened cockerel : CAPON
53. Infant : BABY
54. Unsealed : OPEN
55. Miff : RILE
56. Laurel or Musial : STAN
57. Frenzy : RAGE
58. Fitzgerald of songdom : ELLA
59. Cervine animal : DEER
60. Bounder : CAD
61. Lemon appendage : ADE

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