New York Times, Monday, December 12, 1988

Author:Albert J. Klaus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J Q W Y Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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Across Down
1. Look fixedly : STARE
6. High mountains : ALPS
10. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
14. Brother of Moses : AARON
15. Scarce : RARE
16. Jay ___, Carson's substitute host : LENO
17. Faint light : GLEAM
18. Leave out : OMIT
19. Landed : ALIT
20. Frighten : SCARE
21. Short note : MEMO
22. Allen or Nahum of poetic fame : TATE
23. Prairie flower : STAROFTEXAS
26. Greek oracle site : DELPHI
30. Nourished : FED
31. Fortuneteller's phrase : ISEE
32. Transportation price : FARE
36. Poker stakes : ANTES
40. Magis' guide : STAROFBETHLEHEM
43. Saw cuts : KERFS
44. Fencing sword : EPEE
45. Part of a shoe : SOLE
46. Bullfight shout : OLE
48. Maltreat : MISUSE
50. Symbol of Judaism : STAROFDAVID
56. Operatic song : ARIA
57. Golfer's warning call : FORE
58. Organic compound : ESTER
63. Final : LAST
64. Units : ONES
65. Animated : ALIVE
66. Tessera : TILE
67. Budget item : RENT
68. Covers the inner surface : LINES
69. Kane's "Rosebud" : SLED
70. Socials : TEAS
71. Begin : START
1. Droops : SAGS
2. Mineral powder : TALC
3. Scope : AREA
4. Shout : ROAR
5. Catch in a net : ENMESH
6. Fragrance : AROMA
7. Debussy opus : LAMER
8. Heavyweight champ Carnera: 1933 : PRIMO
9. Place aside : SETOFF
10. Jubilance : ELATEDNESS
11. Reduce tension : RELAX
12. Author Loos : ANITA
13. Carries : TOTES
24. Quarrel : TIFF
25. Greenish blue : TEAL
26. Circular plate : DISK
27. Italian noble family : ESTE
28. Cordelia's father : LEAR
29. Pierced : PERFORATED
33. "Honest" President : ABE
34. Opposite of Dem. : REP
35. Hot time in Paris : ETE
37. "Bird ___ never wert": Shelley : THOU
38. Lampreys : EELS
39. Pintail duck : SMEE
41. Capital of Norway : OSLO
42. Half: Prefix : HEMI
47. Exertion : EFFORT
49. Perfection concepts : IDEALS
50. Veteran seamen : SALTS
51. Oregon or Sante Fe : TRAIL
52. Passageway : AISLE
53. Gift recipient : DONEE
54. Sports place : ARENA
55. Waistcoats : VESTS
59. Narrow opening : SLIT
60. Turner or Louise : TINA
61. Always : EVER
62. Repose : REST

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