New York Times, Tuesday, November 6, 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: 284 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 1
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1990, The New York Times
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1. Cities in Russia and Texas : ODESSAS
8. B-F connection : CDE
11. Larrigan : PAC
14. Part of TNT : TOLUENE
15. "It Must Be ___," Carr hit : HIM
16. A Gardner : AVA
17. Encroachers : TRESPASSERS
19. Spanish hero, with "El" : CID
20. French legislative body : SENAT
21. Seine feeder : EURE
22. Title for a countess : LADY
23. A Yemeni capital : SANAA
25. Woman's shawl : FICHU
27. Reserved; cool : ALOOF
29. Gear : TACKLE
33. Bridge : SPAN
36. Soprano Te Kanawa : KIRI
38. Delicate : FRAIL
39. Oran and Boston : PORTS
41. Blue : SAD
42. Aquarium fish : TETRA
43. Anything whatever : AUGHT
44. Selves : EGOS
46. Cubs or Reds : TEAM
47. Bar accessories : STOOLS
49. Varnish resin : ELEMI
51. Kind of baseball game : NOHIT
53. By ___ and bounds : LEAPS
56. Charlie Brown's critic : LUCY
59. Conductor Klemperer : OTTO
61. Affect strongly : SMITE
63. A Gershwin : IRA
64. Fellowship : FREEMASONRY
66. Shampoo additive : EGG
67. Polish author Stanislaw ___ : LEM
68. Thief's aide : ABETTOR
69. Actress Ruby ___ : DEE
70. Lgth. measures : YDS
71. Bureaucratic routine : REDTAPE
1. Mel and Ed of baseball : OTTS
2. Family of French illustrator Gustave : DORES
3. "Maria ___," 1933 song : ELENA
4. Advocate of women's right to vote : SUSANANTHONY
5. Of a partition : SEPTAL
6. Memorabilia : ANA
7. Zaire's Mobutu ___ Seko : SESE
8. Colette novel : CHERI
9. Straightforward : DIRECT
10. North Sea feeder : EMS
11. S.A. rodent : PACA
12. Eager : AVID
13. Elizabeth ___ Stanton : CADY
18. See 4, 13 or 22 Down : SUFFRAGETTE
22. Advocate of women's right to vote : LUCRETIAMOTT
24. Excellent, for short : AOK
26. Knife handle : HAFT
28. Belgian-French river : OISE
30. "Kiss Me, ___" : KATE
31. Lombard money : LIRA
32. Ancient kingdom : ELAM
33. Health clubs : SPAS
34. Sulker's fit : POUT
35. Jason's ship : ARGO
37. Devil-god : IDOL
40. Norman town : STLO
45. Salt, in Sedan : SEL
48. Made stable, with "up" : SHORED
50. Botched : MESSED
52. Bits of gossip : ITEMS
54. A 1492 caravel : PINTA
55. Barber's need : STROP
56. German song : LIED
57. Prod : URGE
58. Zoo structure : CAGE
60. Tentmaker-poet : OMAR
62. Brontë's Jane : EYRE
64. Emulate Earhart : FLY
65. Vigoda or Burrows : ABE

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