New York Times, Saturday, February 11, 1989

Author:Michael A. Rampino
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { F J K Q X Y Z }
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0
Michael A. Rampino has 33 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Bonbons : CANDIES
6. Woodworker : SANDER
10. Area of a bird's beak : CERE
14. Got up : AROSE
15. Mah-jongg piece : TILE
16. Start : OPEN
17. Alluvial land : DELTA
18. Ill-fated liner ___ Doria : ANDREA
19. Man, in Milano : UOMO
20. Vows : SWEARS
22. Subjects of this puzzle : AMPERSANDS
24. Hamilton bills : TENS
26. Front followers : IERS
27. Garment for Cinderella : HANDMEDOWN
31. Wound : REELED
35. Birds or trees : ARAS
36. Emulates Niobe : WEEPS
38. Big rig : SEMI
39. Actor Chaney : LON
40. G.I. letter letters : APO
41. Choice words : ANDOR
42. Workbench adjunct : VISE
44. Author Calvino : ITALO
46. A limit : METE
47. Tomato blights : EDEMAS
49. Sign painter : LETTERER
51. Broadcasts : AIRS
53. Maroon : STRAND
54. Toothless : EDENTATE
58. Ranked, in tennis : SEEDED
62. Thuringian city : GERA
63. Roof overhang : EAVE
65. Payola : BRIBE
66. Latin I verb form : AMAT
67. Legal claim : LIEN
68. Detroit fruit? : LEMON
69. Pet : DANDLE
70. With regard to : INRE
71. Avon family : EDENS
1. Heels : CADS
2. One of the Johnsons : ANDREW
3. Hercules' captive princess : IOLE
4. Clergy and press : ESTATES
5. Withered : SEARED
6. Endure : STAND
7. Cabbage tree : ANDIRA
8. A resin : ELEMI
9. They get the call in the fall : REAPERS
10. Runs : COURSES
11. Poetry of a people : EPOS
12. Order back : REMAND
13. A grandson of Eve : ENOS
21. Kind of job : SNOW
23. A palindrome's pivot : ERE
25. Transude : SWEAT
27. Cut in two : HALVE
28. Automaton : ANDROID
29. Home for Hawthorne : MANSE
30. Gurkha country : NEPAL
32. Hero's love : LEANDER
33. Mug : EMOTE
34. More dreadful : DIRER
37. Gdynia natives : POLES
43. Issue forth : EMANATE
44. Eban or Meir : ISRAELI
45. Baseball's Mel and Ed : OTTS
46. Snaked along : MEANDERED
48. Islet : AIT
50. High-pitched : TREBLE
52. Maculation : STAIN
54. Mild oath : EGAD
55. Claim as due : DEMAND
56. Epochal : ERAL
57. Always : EVER
59. The Roosevelt coin : DIME
60. Inky, to Keats : EBON
61. Dads' hideouts : DENS
64. N.Y.C.-to-London dir. : ENE

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