New York Times, Wednesday, October 28, 1987

Author:Ernie Furtado
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Ernie Furtado has 18 pre-Shortz puzzles and 12 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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Across Down
1. Risky transaction, for short : SPEC
5. Roof edge : EAVE
9. Corday victim : MARAT
14. Reaction to a pinch : OUCH
15. Go round and round : SPIN
16. Soap substitute : AMOLE
17. Critical attack : BROADSIDE
19. A Peace Nobelist: 1978 : BEGIN
20. Latin pop-rock style : SALSA
21. Fiddler or pianist : NERO
23. Hoopoe's home : NEST
24. Buck novel : THEGOODEARTH
27. Current : LATEST
30. Priestly vestment : ALB
31. Galena, e.g. : ORE
32. Record : TAPE
36. Gladden : ELATE
40. Gardner film: 1948 : ONETOUCHOFVENUS
44. Anagram for anima : MANIA
45. Turner or Louise : TINA
46. Frequently, in poesy : OFT
47. Conjunction, for short : THO
49. Find : LOCATE
52. Resort near Jacksonville, Fla. : NEPTUNEBEACH
58. Cyma : OGEE
59. Naso : OVID
60. Peruvian wayside tavern : TAMBO
64. Super Bowl winners: 1986 : BEARS
66. South Bender : INDIANIAN
68. Ait : ISLET
69. Garlands : LEIS
70. Higgins, to Eliza : GENT
71. Metric measure : STERE
72. Note for a typesetter : STET
73. Within: Prefix : ENDO
1. Weeps convulsively : SOBS
2. Aqua ___ : PURA
3. Environmentalist's sci. : ECOL
4. Virtuous : CHASTE
5. Type of curve : ESS
6. Little's forte : APING
7. Audio counterpart : VIDEO
8. January, in Tijuana : ENERO
9. Shakespearean queen : MAB
10. Responsive : AMENABLE
11. O.K. : ROGER
12. Heeling : ALIST
13. Agent's slice : TENTH
18. Dash designators : DAHS
22. Harem room : ODA
25. Caesar's "And you!" : ETTU
26. Hgt. : ELEV
27. Oar part : LOOM
28. Writer Bontemps : ARNA
29. High schooler : TEEN
33. Bill's possible future : ACT
34. Greek letter : PHI
35. Longest time division : EON
37. Celebes ox : ANOA
38. Cluster : TUFT
39. Ferrara patron : ESTE
41. Giggler : TITTERER
42. Pearl Harbor site : OAHU
43. F.D.R. pet : FALA
48. Yoko : ONO
50. Prefix with chord : OCTA
51. Coins : CHANGE
52. "Ora pro ___" : NOBIS
53. Void : EGEST
54. Washington portraitist : PEALE
55. Iniquities : EVILS
56. I.Q. man : BINET
57. Murphy of comedy : EDDIE
61. Bearing : MIEN
62. Alexander's group : BAND
63. Aware of : ONTO
65. Fr. holy woman : STE
67. Disciple : IST

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