New York Times, Wednesday, November 1, 1989

Author:Norma Steinberg
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
Norma Steinberg has 35 pre-Shortz puzzles and 17 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. He played Davy : FESS
5. Mote : SPECK
10. Paper measure : REAM
14. Café au ___ : LAIT
15. Yukon mountain : LOGAN
16. Singer Fitzgerald : ELLA
17. D.C. Cabinet post : USDA
18. Pater, Pitt and Pope : ENGLISHMEN
20. Steins : BEERMUGS
22. Vitreous : GLASSY
23. Escutcheon's stain : BLOT
24. Wilbur's "Things of ___ World" : THIS
25. Doth pronounce : SAYETH
27. Contagious : CATCHING
31. Third deadly sin : LUST
32. "R.U.R." creator : CAPEK
33. A Stooge : MOE
34. Eye part : IRIS
35. Aspired : HOPED
36. Tennis-ball movement : SPIN
37. Pop : DAD
38. Stags : MALES
39. Whilom : ERST
40. Components : ELEMENTS
42. They may be blind : ALLEYS
44. Tout's concern : ODDS
45. Greenbacks: Abbr. : DOLS
46. Kin of a clambake : PICNIC
49. Memento : KEEPSAKE
53. Weather vanes : INDICATORS
55. Spoken : ORAL
56. Raison d'___ : ETRE
57. Perch : ROOST
58. Rat on : FINK
59. Singer Diana : ROSS
60. Hogan's cousin : TEPEE
61. Snoopy and the Red Baron : FOES
1. Goof : FLUB
2. Slacken : EASE
3. Juxtaposed : SIDEBYSIDE
4. Hollywood hopefuls : STARLETS
5. Caine-Olivier film : SLEUTH
6. Character in "Turandot" : PONG
7. Roe : EGGS
8. Ore. neighbor : CAL
9. Made eligible for the Order of the Garter : KNIGHTED
10. Go over again : REHASH
11. Members of genus Ulmus : ELMS
12. City in S France : ALES
13. The number called : MANY
19. Smooth-talking : SLICK
21. Bon ___ (witticism) : MOT
24. Nixon's problem : TAPES
25. Playground ride : SLIDE
26. Of the ears : AURAL
27. Promontories : CAPES
28. Concert bigwig : IMPRESARIO
29. Cacophonous : NOISY
30. Chaps with class : GENTS
32. Indianapolis team : COLTS
35. Vehicle easily pushed : HANDCART
36. Unloads : SELLSOFF
38. Army doc : MEDIC
41. Funds : MONIES
42. "___ Fideles" : ADESTE
43. Cut off : LOP
46. Wharf : PIER
47. Long-division word : INTO
48. Naval leaders: Abbr. : CDRS
49. Surgeon General who retired in 1989 : KOOP
50. Gaelic : ERSE
51. Welles role : KANE
52. They obey an Exalted Ruler : ELKS
54. "Little piggy" : TOE

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