New York Times, Tuesday, November 22, 1988

Author:Charles B. Waffell
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 5
Charles B. Waffell has 3 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Goodbye, in Grenoble : ADIEU
6. Literary collection : ANA
9. Suppress : QUASH
14. Turner and Cantrell : LANAS
15. European cap. : BER
16. Wed : UNITE
17. Imports : GISTS
18. Unit of electrical resistance : OHM
19. Lolls : IDLES
20. Perfume ingredient : ESTER
21. Southern group of stars : ARA
22. Revision of 20 Across : TREES
23. Tatum's dad : RYAN
24. Crank : GRUMP
26. Jane of fiction : EYRE
27. Enticed : LURED
29. Diner sign : EATS
31. Pup, at times : YELPER
33. Absorbed, in a way : INGESTED
37. Poetic conjunction : ERE
38. Handful : SMATTER
40. Polloi preceder : HOI
41. Pork ___ (picnic dish) : ANDBEANS
43. Poplar varieties : ASPENS
45. Sicilian spouter : ETNA
46. ___ a million : ONEIN
47. Dept. helper : ASST
50. Biblical land : EGYPT
52. Wax: Sp. : CERA
55. An anagram for 20 Across : STERE
57. Sometimes it's smelled : RAT
58. Letter opener : STEAM
59. Musical endings : CODAS
60. Former ring king : ALI
61. Prod : NUDGE
62. Gives thumbs up : OKAYS
63. Mine, in Milano : MIO
64. City on the Rhone : ARLES
65. Edgy : TENSE
66. D.C. figure : SEN
67. Equals : PEERS
1. Creator of Phil the Fiddler : ALGER
2. Oxeye : DAISY
3. Performed an Inauguration Day rite : INSTALLED
4. Devoured completely : EATENUP
5. World's largest land : USSR
6. "All ___!" : ABOARD
7. Indira Gandhi's father : NEHRU
8. Military ware : ARMAMENT
9. Cease : QUIT
10. Get ready for bed : UNDRESS
11. Choreographer Alvin ___ : AILEY
12. Revision of 20 Across : STEER
13. "Steppenwolf" author : HESSE
24. Pertinent : GERMANE
25. Exhibition : PAGEANT
28. Revision of 20 Across : RESET
30. Revision of 20 Across : TERSE
31. Affirmative : YEA
32. Feathered fisher : ERN
33. "___ Over," Orbison song : ITS
34. "Eye of ___," Follett novel : THENEEDLE
35. Long time : EON
36. Roman underworld god : DIS
39. This puzzle's theme : ANAGRAMS
42. Gives away, in a way : BETRAYS
44. Envision : PICTURE
46. Choice : OPTION
47. Scarf : ASCOT
48. Stir the fire : STOKE
49. Car or chair : SEDAN
51. Cantab's rival : YALIE
53. Angry person : RAGER
54. In ___ (tousled) : AMESS
56. To live, to Livy : ESSE
58. Cinch : SNAP

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