Richard Silvestri
Richard Silvestri 

New York Times, Tuesday, November 14, 1989

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 2, Spans: 1
Richard Silvestri has 46 pre-Shortz puzzles and 84 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Necromancy : MAGIC
6. Polaris or Aldebaran : STAR
10. Not fizzing : FLAT
14. Let up : ABATE
15. Mah-jongg piece : TILE
16. Carry into a carrier : LADE
17. French Impressionist : MONET
18. In the thick of : AMID
19. On the Caribbean : ASEA
20. Alice in 38 Across : AUDREYMEADOWS
23. Hog haven : STY
24. Tie fabric : REP
25. Words from a rev. : SER
26. Lawrence's steed : CAMEL
28. Not at all : NOWISE
33. Height: Comb. form : ACRO
36. Author LeShan : EDA
37. Not so nasty : NICER
38. Memorable situation comedy : THEHONEYMOONERS
42. Periodically flowing and ebbing : TIDAL
43. Sun. follower : MON
44. Algonquian Indian : CREE
45. Expiated : ATONED
47. Related maternally : ENATE
49. Comparative ending : IER
51. Bullring bravo : OLE
52. The Greatest : ALI
55. Ralph in 38 Across : JACKIEGLEASON
59. Armstrong's was historic : STEP
61. Tree-trunk protuberance : KNAR
62. Ga. city : MACON
63. Decline to bid : PASS
64. This, to Juana : ESTA
65. Like a moth hole : EROSE
66. Part of A.M. : ANTE
67. Twenty quires : REAM
68. Dissuade : DETER
1. Papas' partners : MAMAS
2. Circa : ABOUT
3. ___ dancer (railroad worker) : GANDY
4. Brain duct : ITER
5. Et follower : CETERA
6. Drover's disaster : STAMPEDE
7. Watch information : TIME
8. Otherwise named : ALIAS
9. Flush : REDDEN
10. Defect : FLAW
11. Colleen : LASS
12. Fruity drink : ADE
13. Afternoon gathering : TEA
21. Where to find Mocha : YEMEN
22. U. of Maine location : ORONO
26. Cagney role : COHAN
27. "Now I ___ . . . " : LAYME
29. Flinch : WINCE
30. Cake finisher : ICER
31. Drought-ridden : SERE
32. Celtic tongue : ERSE
33. "___ boy!" : ATTA
34. I.o.u. : CHIT
35. Make over : REDO
39. Oil-based : OLEIC
40. Handkerchief marking : MONOGRAM
41. ___ fours (creeping) : ONALL
46. He played Dr. Cyclops : DEKKER
48. Came down in torrents : TEEMED
50. Wash out : RINSE
52. Broad necktie : ASCOT
53. Unpackaged : LOOSE
54. Kind of circle or man : INNER
55. Witticism : JEST
56. Church recess : APSE
57. "I could ___ horse" : EATA
58. Swiss river : AARE
59. Bath, for one : SPA
60. Turn brown : TAN

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