New York Times, Tuesday, October 9, 1990

Author: Albert J. Klaus
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.64, Missing: { F G J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 234 (avg 1.29)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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1. Furrows : RUTS
5. ___ dixit : IPSE
9. Tony Award nominee: 1985 : ASIS
13. Above : ATOP
14. Teacher's charges : CLASS
16. Infrequent : RARE
17. Satiate : PALL
18. Sample : TASTE
19. Hautbois : OBOE
20. Tony Award play: 1979 : THEELEPHANTMAN
23. Father of Abner: 1 Sam. 14:50 : NER
24. Old Danish money : ORA
25. Tony Award play: 1981 : AMADEUS
29. "Here We ___," 1929 song : ARE
30. Beast of burden : ASS
33. Venus de ___ : MILO
34. British carbine : STEN
36. Broad necktie : ASCOT
38. Lifeless : INERT
40. Tate offering : ART
41. Strong string : TWINE
42. Hospital worker : NURSE
43. Wanton look : LEER
45. Something unique : ONER
46. Bone: Comb. form : OST
47. Title of address: Abbr. : MME
49. "___ at Campobello," 1958 Tony Award play : SUNRISE
51. Health resort : SPA
52. Teacher's degree : MED
53. Tony Award play: 1986 : IMNOTRAPPAPORT
61. Region : AREA
62. Flowing and ebbing : TIDAL
63. Geological division : LIAS
64. Fleshy fruit : PEAR
65. Cream of the crop : ELITE
66. Movie barker : ASTA
67. Ferrara ducal family : ESTE
68. Hot times in Nantes : ETES
69. Leap follower : YEAR
1. Engrossed : RAPT
2. Beehive State : UTAH
3. Lacquered metalware : TOLE
4. Brilliancies : SPLENDORS
5. Jaundice : ICTERUS
6. Fall with a flat sound : PLAP
7. Window part : SASH
8. This, in Avila : ESTA
9. Kitchen emanation : AROMA
10. Philippine cooking banana : SABA
11. Mashie or niblick : IRON
12. Observe : SEE
15. Spanish title : SENOR
21. Iacocca or Trevino : LEE
22. Entertain : TREAT
25. Type of acid : AMINO
26. Less : MINUS
27. Watchful : ALERT
28. Trite : STALE
29. Poker stakes : ANTES
30. Grape seeds : ACINI
31. Loudness units : SONES
32. An anagram for reset : STERE
35. Before, to Keats : ERE
37. Fencing : SWORDPLAY
39. Pace : TEMPO
44. Wrinkles : RUMPLES
48. Dull finish : MATTE
50. Teachers' assoc. : NEA
51. Kind of drum : SNARE
53. Angers : IRES
54. Gist : MEAT
55. Irritate : RILE
56. Mine entrance : ADIT
57. Crown of the head : PATE
58. River in N France : OISE
59. Pro ___ (proportionately) : RATA
60. Peter, Paul or Boris : TSAR
61. Mimic : APE

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