New York Times, Thursday, October 18, 1990

Author:Arthur W. Palmer
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.89, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 253 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Arthur W. Palmer has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Crow : BRAG
5. Pork delicacies : CHOPS
10. Slow way to China : BOAT
14. Large hall : AULA
15. Scopes : RADII
16. Not fooled by : ONTO
17. Despot : TSAR
18. Exclusive : ELECT
19. Bakery employee : ICER
20. BLUE ROT : STIRUPTROUBLE
23. Suffix for treat : ISE
24. Drink served in a Toby : ALE
25. "What place soever," e.g. : TMESIS
28. Barren : STERILE
32. U.S. industrialist: 1883-1979 : EATON
33. Pigeon's home : COTE
35. Headland : RAS
36. SAD REDS : CHANGEOFADDRESS
40. Crone : HAG
41. Diagnostic aid : XRAY
42. Daughter of Louis XII : RENEE
43. Slunk : SNEAKED
46. Asps : VIPERS
47. Fix, in a way : RIG
48. Imitate : APE
49. EAST ST. : ALTEREDSTATES
56. Word in mystery titles : CASE
58. Assail : SETAT
59. Informal farewell : TATA
60. Related : AKIN
61. "___ on his very absence": Shak. : IDOTE
62. Part of Q.E.F. : ERAT
63. Merit : RATE
64. Submarine detector : SONAR
65. Valley : DALE
1. Goes to the plate : BATS
2. " . . . dew will ___ them": Shak. : RUST
3. Turkish regiment : ALAI
4. U.S. abolitionist: 1805-79 : GARRISON
5. Thin pancakes : CREPES
6. Border guard's command : HALT
7. German boundary river : ODER
8. Small amount, in Madrid : PICO
9. Located : SITUATED
10. Kind of plate or room : BOILER
11. Formerly : ONCE
12. "___, o cara," Bellini aria : ATE
13. Rocky peak : TOR
21. Applying : USING
22. Wheat, in Nice : BLE
25. Cal. and M.I.T. : TECHS
26. U.S. historian: 1840-1914 : MAHAN
27. Floor, in France : ETAGE
28. Remain : STAY
29. A Castle : IRENE
30. Type of beam : LASER
31. Curves : ESSES
33. Sennit : CORD
34. Two ___ kind : OFA
37. Critical interpretation : EXEGESIS
38. Shed drops : DRIPT
39. Said over : REPEATED
44. Dahl, for one : ARLENE
45. Little fox : KIT
46. More immense : VASTER
49. ___ were (seemingly) : ASIT
50. Fix over : REDO
51. Bond's school : ETON
52. Type of bank : DATA
53. Famed Irish hill : TARA
54. Catchall abbr. : ETAL
55. Cloy : SATE
56. Stutz or Essex : CAR
57. Alias : AKA

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