New York Times, Tuesday, February 14, 1989

Author:Virginia L. Yates
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.63, Missing: { Q X Z }
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 0
Virginia L. Yates has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Scrutinize : SCAN
5. Pulsate : THROB
10. Wyatt of the Wild West : EARP
14. Orient : EAST
15. Hirsute : HAIRY
16. Cupid : AMOR
17. In a lukewarm manner : WITHHALFAHEART
19. Yarn : TALE
20. Slip up : ERR
21. Up in the air : ALOFT
22. Darling : HONEY
23. Draw aimlessly : DOODLE
25. Dice thrower's "natural" : SEVEN
27. Across, poetically : OER
28. Kind of street : ONEWAY
32. Delight in : ENJOY
35. Wail : HOWL
38. ___ good example : SETA
39. Orb in many a love song : MOON
40. <3 : HEART
41. More cordial : HEARTIER
42. "Picnic" playwright : INGE
43. Grand Ole ___ : OPRY
44. Studied hard : PORED
45. Even chance : TOSSUP
47. Indonesia's ___ Islands : ARU
48. Sad, as a jilted lover : HEARTSICK
51. Inning's second half : BOTTOM
55. Growth level : STAGE
58. Of a certain legal action : INREM
60. Beam : RAY
61. John Glenn's state : OHIO
62. Win the love of : STEALONESHEART
64. Dummy : DODO
65. Superman portrayer : REEVE
66. Italian wine city : ASTI
67. Took to court : SUED
68. Man and others : ISLES
69. Part of A.A.A. : ASSN
1. Embroidered : SEWED
2. "The Purple Rose of ___" : CAIRO
3. Tex. player under a dome : ASTRO
4. Significant degree : NTH
5. Old German coin : THALER
6. Circle of light : HALO
7. Jazz refrains : RIFFS
8. Pontificate : ORATE
9. From memorization : BYHEART
10. Yearn longingly : EATONESHEARTOUT
11. To ___ (with no exception) : AMAN
12. Romeo, for one : ROLE
13. Quarry : PREY
18. "Roots" author : HALEY
22. Biddy : HEN
24. Make happy : DOONESHEARTGOOD
26. Watt's relative : VOLT
29. Milldam : WEIR
30. To ___ (perfectly) : ATEE
31. Unit of measure : YARD
32. Let out : EMIT
33. "___, Nanette" : NONO
34. Nudges : JOGS
35. With it : HEP
36. Shell crew member : OAR
37. Crooked : WRY
40. Pueblo dweller : HOPI
44. Ad event : PROMO
46. Utilize : USE
47. White poplars : ABELES
49. Gives as reference : CITES
50. Genuflect : KNEEL
52. Lock of a sort : TRESS
53. Kilns : OASTS
54. "I Left ___ San Francisco" : MYHEARTIN
55. Turfs : SODS
56. Friend's pronoun : THOU
57. Assistant : AIDE
59. Flattering review : RAVE
62. ___ Lanka : SRI
63. Pilots' org. : NAA

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