New York Times, Wednesday, November 14, 1990

Author:Joy L. Wouk
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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1. Old auto : NASH
5. On : ATOP
9. Egg-shaped : OVATE
14. ___ mater : ALMA
15. "Utopia" author : MORE
16. Alexander Hamilton's birthplace : NEVIS
17. Finished : OVER
18. Diner sign : EATS
19. Problem drug : CRACK
20. Jerry Herman musical: 1961 : MILKANDHONEY
23. Mean : INTEND
24. Explorer Johnson : OSA
25. Omani robe : ABA
28. "Let George ___ " : DOIT
30. Set : PLACED
33. A mod. weapon : AAM
36. Against property, in law : INREM
39. Me. college town : ORONO
40. Rumer Godden novel, with "The" : GREENGAGESUMMER
43. Representative : AGENT
44. "Bordighera" painter : MONET
45. Had a bite : ATE
46. Dead Sea product : POTASH
48. Actress Cornelia ___ Skinner : OTIS
50. Double curve : ESS
51. School of thought : ISM
54. Keys : ISLETS
58. Delaney play, with "A" : TASTEOFHONEY
61. At right angles to a ship's keel : ABEAM
64. "Cogito ___ sum": Descartes : ERGO
65. Author Vidal : GORE
66. Gian-___ Menotti : CARLO
67. River to the Elbe : EGER
68. A Ladd : ALAN
69. Kind of record : TRACK
70. Judge : DEEM
71. Archibald of the N.B.A. : NATE
1. Biblical mother-in-law : NAOMI
2. Choreographer Ailey : ALVIN
3. Troutlike fish : SMELT
4. Listened carefully : HARKED
5. Ruer's activity : AMENDING
6. Natterjack : TOAD
7. Upright: Comb. form : ORTHO
8. Peon's mite : PESOS
9. Fairy-tale opener : ONCE
10. Extremely : VERY
11. A Gardner : AVA
12. Muscle spasm : TIC
13. Firth of Forth feeder : ESK
21. Consecrates : ANOINTS
22. Snooze : NAP
25. Pueblo people of N.M. : ACOMA
26. Poet Stephen Vincent ___ : BENET
27. Worship : ADORE
29. British trolley : TRAM
31. Like a boor : LOUTISH
32. Branch : ARM
33. Yawning : AGAPE
34. Peloponnesian city : ARGOS
35. Is introduced to : MEETS
37. Self : EGO
38. Less, to Levine : MENO
41. Alfonso's queen : ENA
42. Bristle-shaped : SETIFORM
47. Word with nibs : HIS
49. Advertising phrase : SLOGAN
52. Bucephalus, e.g. : STEED
53. Combine : MERGE
55. ___ Gay, W.W. II plane : ENOLA
56. Monster: Comb. form : TERAT
57. Aswan, in the Bible : SYENE
58. Soft mineral : TALC
59. Frenzied : AMOK
60. Cyma recta : OGEE
61. Play part : ACT
62. Shut off : BAR
63. Period : ERA

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