New York Times, Monday, October 29, 1990

Author:Albert J. Klaus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.89, Missing: { J K Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Health resorts : SPAS
5. Choir voice : ALTO
9. Meara or Bancroft : ANNE
13. Eight furlongs : MILE
14. Healthy : SOUND
16. Water fowl : COOT
17. And others: Abbr. : ETAL
18. Bill of fare : CARTE
19. Pitch : TONE
20. TV game show : WHEELOFFORTUNE
23. Whale: Comb. form : CET
24. Bikini part : BRA
25. Highways : ROUTES
28. Regional language : DIALECT
32. Competent : ABLE
33. Preface : PROEM
35. Jackie's second mate : ARI
36. TV soap opera : GENERALHOSPITAL
40. Guido's high note : ELA
41. Revoke, as a legacy : ADEEM
42. Field of granular snow : NEVE
43. Repudiate : DISAVOW
45. Pair of jacks, e.g. : OPENER
47. Jujube : BER
48. Impair : MAR
49. TV mystery show : MURDERSHEWROTE
57. Actress Turner : LANA
58. Ward off : REPEL
59. Jejune : ARID
60. Sour : ACID
61. Kind of drum : SNARE
62. Hawaiian goose : NENE
63. Fountain or Rozelle : PETE
64. Jogging gait : TROT
65. Despot : TSAR
1. Hooded merganser : SMEW
2. Core : PITH
3. Wings for Amor : ALAE
4. Chosen one : SELECTEE
5. Broad neck scarves : ASCOTS
6. Lounge about : LOAF
7. Sod : TURF
8. Aware of skulduggery : ONTO
9. Real : ACTUAL
10. Midday : NOON
11. Not one : NONE
12. Hot time in Nice : ETE
15. Stiff felt hats : DERBIES
21. Civil War general : LEE
22. Vagrant : TRAMP
25. Stormed : RAGED
26. Editorial marks on old manuscripts : OBELI
27. Armbones : ULNAS
28. Ruin : DOOM
29. Consumed : EATEN
30. Desire very much : CRAVE
31. Roofer : TILER
33. Beaver skin, in Western lingo : PLEW
34. Unit of fluidity : RHE
37. Talked irrationally : RAVED
38. Worshipers : ADORERS
39. Free from mistakes : INERRANT
44. Chafe : ABRADE
45. Brunch order : OMELET
46. Handle clumsily : PAW
49. A spice : MACE
50. Monad : UNIT
51. Lease : RENT
52. Box : SPAR
53. Poor boy's cousin : HERO
54. Mine finds : ORES
55. Singer Turner : TINA
56. River in Germany : EDER
57. Track circuit : LAP

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