New York Times, Wednesday, November 16, 1988

Author:Betty Jorgensen
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 2, Spans: 3
Betty Jorgensen has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles and 8 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Champagne word : BRUT
5. Iron or gold : METAL
10. Craze : FAD
13. Air: Prefix : AERO
14. Dwelling : ABODE
15. Nev. city : ELKO
16. Start of a quotation : BEGOODSWEETMAID
19. Supplement, with "out" : EKE
20. Causes wrath : IRES
21. Cake topping : ICING
22. Mountain valley : GLEN
23. Loath : AVERSE
24. Berlin favorite : ALWAYS
27. Plant used in cosmetics : ALOE
28. Pullman track : RAIL
29. Entire : TOTAL
31. Moonstruck : MAD
34. With 42 Across, end of quotation : ANDLETWHOWILLBE
38. Busy insect : BEE
39. Greek poet who rode on a dolphin : ARIAN
40. Haste, in Hamburg : EILE
41. British gun : BREN
42. See 34 Across : CLEVER
44. Deprived : BEREFT
47. God of thunder : THOR
48. Japanese seaport : OTARU
49. Ireland's ___ Islands : ARAN
50. Little devil : IMP
53. Author of quotation : CHARLESKINGSLEY
57. Lamarr of "Ecstasy" : HEDY
58. Sully : TAINT
59. Rend : TEAR
60. Sounds of hesitation : ERS
61. Queen ___ lace : ANNES
62. Car part : AXLE
1. Paul Bunyan's ox : BABE
2. Smell strongly : REEK
3. Encourage : URGE
4. Also : TOO
5. Mothers, in Madrid : MADRES
6. Barnaby Jones portrayer : EBSEN
7. Pulls : TOWS
8. Summer cooler : ADE
9. C.S.A. V.I.P. : LEE
10. Panache : FLAIR
11. Claude of TV : AKINS
12. Elude : DODGE
15. Show host : EMCEE
17. Suave and glib : OILY
18. Copenhagen's ___ Gardens : TIVOLI
22. Moxie : GALL
23. "There oughta be ___" : ALAW
24. Swift steed : ARAB
25. Country road : LANE
26. Broad : WIDE
27. Like ___ of bricks : ATON
29. One of Cybill Shepherd's offspring : TWIN
30. Cry of amused surprise : OHA
31. Year in Macbeth's reign : MLIV
32. Qualified : ABLE
33. Hart : DEER
35. Scolding : EARFUL
36. Weight allowance : TRET
37. Villainous look : LEER
41. Ken or Chuck : BERRY
42. Intones : CHANTS
43. Extended : LONG
44. German, to a W.W. I poilu : BOCHE
45. An anesthetic : ETHER
46. Electric fishes : RAADS
47. Group of three : TRINE
49. Related : AKIN
50. Holly : ILEX
51. Repast : MEAL
52. This stack'll crackle : PYRE
54. Greek vowel : ETA
55. Pedro or Francisco : SAN
56. Depot: Abbr. : STA

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