Frances Hansen
Frances Hansen 

New York Times, Thursday, January 5, 1989

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q V }, Scrabble score: 289 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 3, Spans: 1
Frances Hansen has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 40 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Bud : GERM
5. Abruzzi bell town : ATRI
9. Northern highway : ALCAN
14. Nobelist Wiesel : ELIE
15. Objective pronoun : WHOM
16. Nursery porridge : PEASE
17. Dainty drinks : SIPS
18. A swan was her swain : LEDA
19. "City of Light" : PARIS
20. Bundle of wheat : SHEAF
22. Bogart in "High Sierra" : EARLE
24. Slave Turner : NAT
25. With 39 and 51 Across, swimsuit ad : OURBIKINISARE
28. Pupil's place : IRIS
29. Kerry town of song : TRALEE
32. Sheepish remark : BAA
35. Berlin's "Blue ___" : SKIES
38. Kind of slicker : CITY
39. See 25 Across : EXCITINGTHEYARE
43. Wedding ammo : RICE
44. Bridge maven Charles : GOREN
45. Sparks or Rorem : NED
46. Archie Bunker's daughter : GLORIA
49. "___ baby!" : ATTA
51. See 25 Across : SIMPLYTHETOPS
57. Take steps : ACT
59. Alcoholic strength : PROOF
60. Legendary Irish king : RONAN
61. Mrs. Gorbachev : RAISA
63. Some ring victories, for short : TKOS
65. Martini of "The Gay Desperado" : NINO
66. Cancel : ANNUL
67. One of the Garr girls : TERI
68. Singer Stuarti : ENZO
69. Gospel sayings : LOGIA
70. Auto pioneer : OLDS
71. Fearing's "___ Reckoning" : DEAD
1. Painter's plasterlike preparation : GESSO
2. Root or Yale : ELIHU
3. More mature : RIPER
4. Minn. range : MESABI
5. Leather-piercing tool : AWL
6. "Of ___," 1932 Pulitzer musical : THEEISING
7. Japanese monster film: 1957 : RODAN
8. Kyushu porcelain : IMARI
9. Show up : APPEAR
10. Poetic meadow : LEA
11. Red chalcedony : CARNELIAN
12. Vast land mass : ASIA
13. "___-ce pas?" : NEST
21. Leading the way : FIRST
23. W.W. II landing craft : LST
26. Baseball Hall of Famer Cuyler : KIKI
27. A bit risqué : RACY
30. Peut-___ (perhaps) : ETRE
31. Gave the once-over : EYED
32. "Wozzeck" composer : BERG
33. Leaf angle : AXIL
34. Making a bold approach : ACCOSTING
36. Cheap kind of trip : EGO
37. ___-on-Avon : STRATFORD
40. Yesterday, in Roma : IERI
41. Eighth Hebrew letter : HETH
42. Stage direction : ENTER
47. High-bounding antelope : IMPALA
48. Spring mo. : APR
50. Did penance : ATONED
52. Kin of bingo : LOTTO
53. Country bumpkin : YOKEL
54. Cat-___-tails : ONINE
55. Don Quixote's Sancho : PANZA
56. Netty hair-protector : SNOOD
57. Soviet inland sea : ARAL
58. "Arma virumque ___," "Aeneid" start : CANO
62. Generis preceder : SUI
64. Bro's sib : SIS

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