New York Times, Thursday, November 16, 1989

Author: Ernst Theimer
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 4, Spans: 4
Ernst Theimer has 50 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1989, The New York Times
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1. Hamstring : LAME
5. Loin muscle : PSOAS
10. Food fish : SHAD
14. Dismounted : ALIT
15. French story : ETAGE
16. Forum wear : TOGA
17. With 26 Across, an alimentary admonition : DONOTPUTALLYOUR
20. However : YET
21. He wrote "The Nazarene" : ASCH
22. Of yore : OLDEN
23. Heroic : EPIC
24. Cupola : DOME
26. See 17 Across : EGGSINONEBASKET
33. Inclines : LEANS
34. Presently : ANON
35. Turn to the driver's side : HAW
36. Common French infinitive : ETRE
37. Resolve a sentence : PARSE
39. Facts : DATA
40. Homo sapiens : MAN
41. Only : SOLE
42. Captured : TAKEN
43. With 56 Across, an alimentary admonition : ITISNOUSECRYING
47. Injure : HARM
48. Place for a speaker : DAIS
49. Southern drink : JULEP
52. Military adjutant : AIDE
53. Resort : SPA
56. See 43 Across : OVERSPILLEDMILK
60. Jump : LEAP
61. Black-ink item : ASSET
62. Jai ___ : ALAI
63. "G.W.T.W." locale : TARA
64. Scum : DROSS
65. European capital : BONN
1. "Tramp" in a song : LADY
2. Lily's kin : ALOE
3. Coin : MINT
4. D.D.E. command : ETO
5. Digestive enzyme : PEPSIN
6. Wall covering : STUCCO
7. Vow : OATH
8. Turkish commander : AGA
9. Nice salt : SEL
10. Fashions : STYLES
11. Gangster : HOOD
12. Flu symptom : AGUE
13. Mend : DARN
18. Historical hanging material : TAPIS
19. Fictional salesman : LOMAN
23. Feudal serf : ESNE
24. Lairs : DENS
25. Woodwind : OBOE
26. Fragrant oleoresin : ELEMI
27. Bribe : GETAT
28. Embellished, as food : GARNI
29. Nostrils : NARES
30. Uniform color : KHAKI
31. Consumed : EATEN
32. Pluck a guitar : TWANG
37. Indigent : POOR
38. Astringent : ALUM
39. Time periods : DAYS
41. Breaks off : SNAPS
42. Attempted : TRIED
44. Tibetan guide : SHERPA
45. Old Roman superintendents : EDILES
46. Younger sons : CADETS
49. Shock : JOLT
50. Iris layer : UVEA
51. Tragic king : LEAR
52. As well : ALSO
53. Missile housing : SILO
54. Scheme : PLAN
55. Related : AKIN
57. Cushion : PAD
58. A neighbor of Leb. : ISR
59. Fairy queen : MAB

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