New York Times, Thursday, October 11, 1990

Author: Joy L. Wouk
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 259 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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Across Down
1. Kind of hanger : STRAP
6. "Hiroshima, Mon ___" : AMOUR
11. Rollbook abbr. : ABS
14. Island for reclining or refining : ARUBA
15. Idaho's capital : BOISE
16. Slice : CUT
17. Feast of ___ (Succoth) : TABERNACLES
19. J.F.K. abbr. : ARR
20. Saw : EYED
21. Clear sky : ETHER
22. Liberated : FREE
23. Pita, e.g. : BREAD
24. Inventor Howe : ELIAS
25. Telescope parts : LENSES
29. Departure of Israelites from Egypt : EXODUS
30. Bryant or O'Day : ANITA
31. Italian commune : TRENTO
34. Aspect of 29 Across commemorated during Succoth : DESERTWANDERING
39. Evita and Juan : PERONS
40. Make a new knot : RETIE
41. Month of Succoth : TISHRI
44. Partner of be-all : ENDALL
45. Zodiacal Ram : ARIES
46. Jiggs wore them : SPATS
49. "September ___" : MORN
50. Gounod opera : FAUST
51. Author Kingsley ___ : AMIS
55. Henri's donkey : ANE
56. Event celebrated during Succoth : FALLHARVEST
58. Author Deighton : LEN
59. Originated : AROSE
60. Valle d'___, Italy : AOSTA
61. Sullivan and Asner : EDS
62. One beyond help : GONER
63. Faint : SWOON
1. Glut : SATE
2. Salver : TRAY
3. Bumpkin : RUBE
4. In one's bunk : ABED
5. Golfer's concern : PAR
6. Lessen : ABATE
7. Yemeni seaport : MOCHA
8. Did a lube job : OILED
9. Addict : USER
10. Legal thing : RES
11. Tick or mite : ACARID
12. Bedroom piece : BUREAU
13. Emphasis : STRESS
18. Saul's grandfather and uncle : NERS
22. Knocked down : FLOORED
23. Safari staff : BEARERS
24. Nonresident medical staff : EXTERNS
25. Terhune dog : LAD
26. Wind dir. : ENE
27. Serbian city : NIS
28. Virginia Woolf, née ___ : STEPHEN
29. Finis : END
31. Pair : TWO
32. Operated : RAN
33. Trio in Kennebunk : ENS
35. Prefix with cycle or pod : TRI
36. Greenland Eskimo : ITA
37. Nothing : NIL
38. Set : GEL
41. Oaxaca treat : TAMALE
42. Pressed : IRONED
43. Warning signals : SIRENS
44. Kett of comics : ETTA
46. Celebrity gathering : SALON
47. Regular vibration : PULSE
48. Eighth son of Jacob : ASHER
50. Gambling game : FARO
51. Acknowledge : AVOW
52. Intermediate: Comb. form : MESO
53. Ratio words : ISTO
54. Musial or Laurel : STAN
56. Make tired by hard work : FAG
57. Abyssinian prince : RAS

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