New York Times, Friday, October 27, 1989

Author:Rhonda Kraus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.43, Missing: { B Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
Rhonda Kraus has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1989, The New York Times
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1. Lethargy : TORPOR
7. Silent screen's Novarro et al. : RAMONS
13. Free : RELEASE
14. Structure : EDIFICE
16. On in years : ELDERLY
17. Relate : PERTAIN
18. Valley in NW Wyo. : JACKSONHOLE
20. Obtain : GET
21. ___, amas, amat : AMO
22. Seine feeder : OISE
23. Punjabi potentate : RANA
24. Hussein's queen : NOOR
26. Mirth : GLEE
27. "La Belle Dame Sans ___": Keats : MERCI
28. Journalized : ENTERED
30. Middle Eastern country : ISRAEL
31. Consequently : THUS
32. Being, in Barcelona : ENTE
33. Save : REDEEM
36. Street, in Stuttgart : STRASSE
40. Irregular : EROSE
41. Roman statesman : CATO
43. Dingle : DELL
44. Pole : PUNT
45. Ritzy : POSH
46. Calm, in Caen : COI
47. Dutch commune : EDE
48. Major seaport in Va. : NEWPORTNEWS
52. Type of coal : LIGNITE
54. Proposal in the Gary Hart campaign : NEWIDEA
55. Furniture finisher, at times : STAINER
56. Frigidity : ICINESS
57. Composer Sir Edward and family : ELGARS
58. Bear witness : ATTEST
1. Sculptural figure of a man used as a column : TELAMON
2. Codger : OLDCOOT
3. Smell : REEK
4. Scores at Pebble Beach : PARS
5. Capital of Norway : OSLO
6. English painter : REYNOLDS
7. Rest : REPOSE
8. Dress designer Simpson : ADELE
9. Muck's companion : MIRE
10. Frequently, in poesy : OFT
11. Torrent : NIAGARA
12. Word with fiction or Christian : SCIENCE
13. French actress: 1856-1920 : REJANE
15. Involve necessarily : ENTAIL
19. Hasten : HIE
23. Peruse again : REREAD
25. Second checkup : RETEST
26. Perennial herb : GEUM
27. Skilled craftsman: Abbr. : MSTR
29. Former Korean president : RHEE
30. "___ each life some rain . . . " : INTO
32. Tallinn's locale, old style : ESTHONIA
33. Forces back : REPELS
34. Learned : ERUDITE
35. Eire county : DONEGAL
37. Withdraws from a union : SECEDES
38. Most sluggish : SLOWEST
39. Soprano roles in operas by Cherubini and Giordano : ELISAS
41. Crouches in fear : COWERS
42. Serpent : ASP
45. "The ___ Principle" : PETER
48. Actress Foch : NINA
49. Straight: Comb. form : RECT
50. Taunt : TWIT
51. ___ days' wonder : NINE
53. An Afr. republic : NIG

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