New York Times, Thursday, November 24, 1988

Author: Joy L. Wouk
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 0, XRef: 3, Spans: 1
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Arab garment : ABA
4. Midler or Davis : BETTE
9. Charges : FEES
13. Swallow greedily : GULP
15. Yearned : ACHED
16. Latin I verb : AMAT
17. City on the Oka : OREL
18. Across: Prefix : TRANS
19. Very small creature : MITE
20. Swift dog : GREYHOUND
22. Tanker : OILER
23. Byelorussian capital : MINSK
24. Dahl or Francis : ARLENE
25. English county : DEVON
28. Word of apology : SORRY
30. Attu native : ALEUT
31. Monster : OGRE
32. Harvest : REAP
36. Large amount : MINT
37. Donizetti heroine : ADINA
38. "Das Rheingold" role : ERDA
39. Route : PATH
40. World-turner : LOVE
41. Measure of flow of light : LUMEN
42. Island near Naples : CAPRI
44. Silly : INANE
45. Defective cars : LEMONS
48. Ruth's mother-in-law : NAOMI
51. Glory : EXULT
52. Of farm management : AGRONOMIC
56. Other, in Oviedo : OTRO
57. Resident of 14 Down : ALDEN
58. TV science program : NOVA
59. Horse color : ROAN
60. River between Argentina and Uruguay : PLATA
61. Overcharge : SOAK
62. Associate : ALLY
63. President called Old Eight to Seven : HAYES
64. Santa Fe-to-Taos dir. : NNE
1. Excited : AGOG
2. Slayer of Hamilton : BURR
3. Opposite of aweather : ALEE
4. Mehta's need : BATON
5. Light brown hues : ECRUS
6. An American festival : THANKSGIVINGDAY
7. Incline : TEND
8. Begley and Asner : EDS
9. Features of 6 Down : FAMILYREUNIONS
10. Rousseau novel : EMILE
11. Consumed : EATEN
12. Cubic meter : STERE
14. Site of first get-together that led to 6 Down : PLYMOUTHCOLONY
21. Clue : HINT
22. Hockey great : ORR
24. Region : AREA
25. Moist : DAMP
26. Lamb coverup : ELIA
27. Escape hole : VENT
29. Alençon is its capital : ORNE
31. Reputation : ODOR
33. Writer Bombeck : ERMA
34. Capital of South Yemen : ADEN
35. Window part : PANE
37. Swiss mountains : ALPS
41. Draw : LIMN
43. Hill dweller : ANT
45. Arrowsmith's first wife : LEORA
46. Laud : EXTOL
47. Rivera product : MURAL
49. Crest on a range : ARETE
50. Namesakes of Mrs. Chaplin : OONAS
52. Actress Nazimova : ALLA
53. Satellite : MOON
54. Lendl of tennis : IVAN
55. Babka, e.g. : CAKE
57. Detached: Prefix : APH

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