New York Times, Friday, October 7, 1988

Author:Tom Underhill
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 2, Spans: 2
Tom Underhill has 11 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Aperture : SLIT
5. Colombian city : CALI
9. Hurled : CAST
13. Young salmon : PARR
14. Deputy : AGENT
16. Woody's son : ARLO
17. Lotion ingredient : ALOE
18. "Of course!" : NATCH
19. Enlarge, in a way : REAM
20. With 47 Across, a quote : NONEBUTTHEBRAVE
23. Gala : FETE
24. Caviar : ROE
25. Ebb : RECEDE
28. "The Mill on ___" : THEFLOSS
33. Then, to Jeanne : ALORS
34. Bundle : SHEAF
35. F.D.R. agcy. : REA
36. First name of author of quote : JOHN
37. Bart or Brenda : STARR
38. Plaster : CEIL
39. Past : AGO
40. Endure : STAND
41. Sky: Comb. form : URANO
42. Pause : HESITATE
44. Author of the quote : DRYDEN
45. Cato's man : VIR
46. Utah's lily : SEGO
47. See 20 Across : DESERVESTHEFAIR
55. A Cassini : OLEG
56. Pedro's January : ENERO
57. Helen's new home : TROY
58. Butter's rival : OLEO
59. Discourage : DETER
60. Detest : HATE
61. Engrossed : RAPT
62. Sugar sources : SAPS
63. Greek mil. group of W.W. II : ELAS
1. George Washington, e.g. : SPAN
2. French composer : LALO
3. Flat follower : IRON
4. Large frond bearer : TREEFERN
5. Would-be wave ruler : CANUTE
6. Type of type : AGATE
7. Riga native : LETT
8. Move gradually : INCH
9. Library study space : CARREL
10. Sector : AREA
11. Croat or Serb : SLAV
12. Heavy reading : TOME
15. Bring up ___ (trail) : THEREAR
21. Charpoys : BEDS
22. Belly laugh : BOFF
25. Indian chief : RAJAH
26. Praise at a funeral : ELOGE
27. Some salmon : COHOS
28. Banquo, e.g. : THANE
29. Pack of camels : HERD
30. Mountain nymph : OREAD
31. Fish catcher : SEINE
32. Expensive barbershop : SALON
34. Copy, for short : STAT
37. Very hungry : STARVED
38. "___ Banshee," 1970 Price movie : CRYOFTHE
40. Child direction : STIR
41. Egg on : URGE
43. "___ sixpence" : IVEGOT
44. Outside, in Lyon : DEHORS
46. ___ throat : STREP
47. Wis. county : DOOR
48. Actress Raines : ELLA
49. Ooze : SEEP
50. Chemical endings : ENES
51. Bristle : SETA
52. An inland sea : ARAL
53. Whit : IOTA
54. Bar orders : RYES

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