New York Times, Tuesday, November 20, 1990

Author: Albert J. Klaus
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 255 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Dog in "The Thin Man" : ASTA
5. Strikebreaker : SCAB
9. Hot Lips Houlihan of TV's "M*A*S*H" : SWIT
13. Lay away : STORE
15. Painful : SORE
16. Pledge : OATH
17. What an ovate fellow did in a rhyme : SATONAWALL
19. Helm position : ALEE
20. Calabash : GOURD
21. Story written for TV : TELEPLAY
23. Swards : SODS
25. Letter stroke : SERIF
26. Resisted authority : REBELLED
30. Odor : SMELL
32. Lyric poem : ODE
33. Embankment : LEVEE
35. Laughing loudly : AROAR
37. Raleigh's title : SIR
38. Fourth Greek letter : DELTA
40. Askew : WRY
41. Renown : ECLAT
44. Parts of speech : NOUNS
46. First woman : EVE
47. Prongs : TINES
49. Italian women, to the English : SIGNORAS
51. Actor from Neb. : NOLTE
53. Ladle out clumsily : SLOP
54. Loiterers : DAWDLERS
57. Build : ERECT
60. "Now___ me down . . . " : ILAY
61. U.S. money market : WALLSTREET
64. Cologne, to Hans : KOLN
65. Jacob's twin : ESAU
66. Fe or Ana preceder : SANTA
67. Tamarisk : ATLE
68. Sample rec. : DEMO
69. Pace : STEP
1. Fool : ASS
2. Hart : STAG
3. Dorothy Gale's dog : TOTO
4. Incite : AROUSE
5. Birmingham-to-Mobile dir. : SSW
6. Long-sleeved outer garment : COAT
7. City on the Rhone : ARLES
8. ___-lettres (fine literature) : BELLES
9. More lathery : SOAPIER
10. Shy person at a social event : WALLFLOWER
11. Willow : ITEA
12. "___ All Laughed," 1981 film : THEY
14. Enlist : ENROLL
18. Confused : ADDLED
22. Author Bombeck : ERMA
24. Heptad : SEVEN
26. Light pink wine : ROSE
27. Decree : EDICT
28. This came tumbling down in 1989 : BERLINWALL
29. Birthplace of Apollo : DELOS
31. Caterpillar, e.g. : LARVA
34. Vanity cases : ETUIS
36. Cereal grasses : RYES
39. Aspects : ANGLES
42. Pain reliever : ANODYNE
43. Swiss hero : TELL
45. Quick gulps of liquor : SNORTS
48. Fretted : STEWED
50. "Manon" and "Orfeo" : OPERAS
52. Expunge : ERASE
54. Wild mango : DIKA
55. "Thanks ___!' : ALOT
56. Bridge coup : SLAM
58. Penny : CENT
59. Head, in Paris : TETE
62. Nilotic native : LUO
63. Faucet : TAP

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