New York Times, Saturday, October 13, 1990

Author: Ernst Theimer
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 4
Ernst Theimer has 50 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1990, The New York Times
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1. Cabbage salad : SLAW
5. German tennis star : GRAF
9. Castro's realm : CUBA
13. Every's partner : EACH
14. One of the Nereids : ERATO
15. Algerian port : ORAN
16. R : ASHOEMAKERSLAST
19. Wanting : SHY
20. "Ol' Man ___," 1938 song : MOSE
21. Is in neutral : IDLES
22. River islands : AITS
23. To be, in Paris : ETRE
25. OA : MIDDLEOFTHEROAD
32. Where cations gather : ANODE
33. School Shelley attended : ETON
34. Faldo is one : PRO
35. Février follower : MARS
36. More etiolated : PALER
38. T-men : FEDS
39. Black bird : ANI
40. Alone : SOLO
41. Hindu garment : SAREE
42. O : SECONDINCOMMAND
46. Take five : REST
47. Wings for an angelus : ALAE
48. Sister-in-law of J. R. : APRIL
51. Kayo blow : ONER
52. Dodo associate : MOA
55. OR-O OR-O : DOUBLEORNOTHING
59. Opposed : ANTI
60. Manumits : FREES
61. Pizzaro victim : INCA
62. Snafu : MESS
63. Related : TOLD
64. Equal : PEER
1. Salty septet : SEAS
2. Cilium : LASH
3. Sore : ACHY
4. First word of a sentry's challenge : WHO
5. Memorable governor of Conn. : GRASSO
6. Roué : RAKE
7. Impish Olympian : ATE
8. In favor of : FOR
9. More frigid : COLDER
10. Russia's ___ Mountains : URAL
11. Low : BASE
12. They aerate the soil : ANTS
14. Emulate Pola Negri : EMOTE
17. M. Zola : EMILE
18. Circe or Lorelei : SIREN
22. Appends : ADDS
23. Kitchen follower : ETTE
24. Mjolnir wielder : THOR
25. Rockers in nurseries : MAMAS
26. Vapid : INANE
27. Kind of column : DORIC
28. Lawbreaker : FELON
29. Met fare : OPERA
30. "As You Like It" forest : ARDEN
31. Gave medicine to : DOSED
36. Jet-engine holders : PODS
37. Dismounted : ALIT
38. Renown : FAME
40. Fish-line leader : SNELL
41. Sting : SMART
43. Small antelopes : ORIBIS
44. Gave the gate : CANNED
45. TV backdrops : OLEOS
48. Everyone's ancestor : ADAM
49. Cornmeal bread : PONE
50. Road grooves : RUTS
51. City on the Oka : OREL
52. Delve : MINE
53. Head of a tale : ONCE
54. Chinese gelatin : AGAR
56. Newt : EFT
57. Spanish gold : ORO
58. Part of a cheer : HIP

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