Bernice Gordon
Bernice Gordon 

New York Times, Wednesday, February 15, 1989

Author: Bernice Gordon
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
Bernice Gordon has 82 pre-Shortz puzzles and 21 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Historic English city : BATH
5. Checks : DAMPS
10. Style of furniture : ADAM
14. S-shaped molding : OGEE
15. Silas Marner's creator : ELIOT
16. Gray wolf : LOBO
17. One's own legs : SHANKSMARE
19. Teacher of Elman and Zimbalist : AUER
20. Fare for Roger Rabbit : CARROTS
21. Shake or quake : TREMBLE
23. 800-mile Asian river : ILI
24. Seasonal song : NOEL
25. Walking with a forepaw raised: Her. : PASSANT
29. Wheel guards : FENDERS
32. Galeón gold : ORO
33. Put a tennis ball in play : SERVE
35. Symbol of evil : SATAN
36. Use a winnow : SIFT
38. Besmirches : SOILS
40. Corresponding : SAME
41. ___ Park, Colo. : ESTES
43. Poker payments : ANTES
45. Prevaricate : LIE
46. Mends : REPAIRS
48. Sail on a schooner : SPANKER
50. Therefore : ERGO
51. Cry of surprise : AHA
52. Popular singer : MADONNA
55. Birth phenomenon : TRIPLET
59. Woeful word : ALAS
60. Fail in an attempt : DRAWABLANK
62. Get one's goat : RILE
63. Dazzling display : ECLAT
64. Plasm preceder : ECTO
65. Peggy of TV panel shows : CASS
66. Backslide : LAPSE
67. Catches on : SEES
1. Anjou's cousin : BOSC
2. Turkish title : AGHA
3. Rip : TEAR
4. Matisse and Rousseau : HENRIS
5. Predetermines : DESTINES
6. Gift to the needy : ALMS
7. Actress Farrow : MIA
8. Location on a ship : PORT
9. Creator of Tristram Shandy : STERNE
10. Tree-lined promenades : ALAMEDAS
11. Ambiguous language : DOUBLETALK
12. Walter of screen fame : ABEL
13. Song from "Mondo Cane" : MORE
18. Nut-producing trees : KOLAS
22. Ages and ages : EONS
25. Model or riddle : POSER
26. Come up : ARISE
27. Plays down : SOFTPEDALS
28. Ancient city in Mysia : TROAS
29. Fabrics used by milliners : FELTS
30. Strong fiber : RAMIE
31. Curl one's lip : SNEER
34. Chablis, e.g. : VIN
37. Bed bloomers : TEAROSES
39. Take apart : SEPARATE
42. Poster : SIGN
44. Master, to a Hindu : SAHIB
47. Form of verse : RONDEL
49. Port in S Italy : NAPLES
52. Artist Chagall : MARC
53. Inter ___ : ALIA
54. Reliquary : ARCA
55. First word of Moore's famous poem : TWAS
56. Guipure, e.g. : LACE
57. ___ en point : ENTE
58. Ring decisions by refs : TKOS
61. High mountain : ALP

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