New York Times, Friday, October 14, 1988

Author: Con Pederson
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
Con Pederson has 3 pre-Shortz puzzles and 8 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cardinals or Orioles : TEAM
5. Warning signal : BEEP
9. A false god : BAAL
13. Summoned to court : HALED
15. Play opener : ACTI
16. Jamaican citrus fruit : UGLI
17. Domical domicile : IGLOO
18. Put to flight : ROUT
19. Corner : TREE
20. Wild onion : CROWGARLIC
22. Scottish goblet : TASS
23. "Hazel" cartoonist : KEY
24. Kind of club : GLEE
25. Bally's trailer : HOO
27. Carillon : PEAL
28. Loewe's lyrical partner : LERNER
31. Waned : EBBED
34. Ancestor : FOREBEAR
36. Monitor lizard : URAN
37. Tosses : FLIPS
39. Yen : URGE
40. Ankle-high overshoe : RAINBOOT
42. Up to now : ASYET
43. Sri Lanka, once : CEYLON
44. Swearword : OATH
46. Bro. or sis. : REL
47. Painter ___-Tadema : ALMA
48. Sal of songdom : GAL
51. Corrida charger : TORO
54. Honeysuckle's kin : SHEEPBERRY
57. All right : OKAY
58. Glen Gray's ___ Loma Orchestra : CASA
59. San Antonio memorial : ALAMO
60. Ex-manager of the Phillies : ELIA
61. "Thanks ___!" : ALOT
62. Weighed down : LADEN
63. Island of Alaska : DALL
64. St. Symmachus, for one : POPE
65. N.J. hoopsters : NETS
1. Dense : THICK
2. Bore : EAGRE
3. Pewter or brass : ALLOY
4. Garfield's cry : MEOW
5. "Beer ___ Polka" : BARREL
6. School, in Savoie : ECOLE
7. Small case : ETUI
8. Small ones have big ears : PITCHERS
9. Wild licorice : BUTTONBUSH
10. Mogul Empire capital: 1566 : AGRA
11. Malt products : ALES
12. Falsehoods : LIES
14. Unrelenting : DOGGED
21. C.S.A. state : ALA
26. Scandinavian coin : ORE
27. European mint : PENNYROYAL
28. Trim off : LOP
29. Weird : EERY
30. Fad : RAGE
31. A cont. : EUR
32. Bric-a-___ : BRAC
33. French gulf or berry : BAIE
34. Healthy : FIT
35. Soak flax : RET
37. Writing-paper size : FOOLSCAP
38. Nol of Cambodia : LON
41. Caen crop : BLE
42. Kettledrum : ATABAL
44. ___ of quinine : OLEATE
45. Elec. unit : AMP
47. Fabulist : AESOP
48. Teacher's decision : GRADE
49. Crusader's helmet : ARMET
50. Chicago suburb : LYONS
51. ___ the mark (behaved) : TOED
52. Neighbor of Ark. and Tex. : OKLA
53. Balustrade : RAIL
55. Aureole : HALO
56. Verve : ELAN

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