New York Times, Tuesday, February 6, 1990

Author:Albert J. Klaus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J Z }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 60, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 1
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

1
M
2
A
3
R
4
C
5
L
6
A
7
G
8
O
9
S
10
M
11
A
12
R
13
X
14
A
L
E
A
15
E
V
E
R
T
16
A
G
A
R
17
I
V
A
N
18
H
A
R
P
O
19
R
O
T
A
20
M
A
R
K
21
E
R
S
22
H
A
23
C
K
N
E
Y
24
E
S
S
25
M
I
T
R
E
26
S
27
M
28
A
R
T
29
S
A
C
30
E
T
31
U
32
D
33
E
34
O
U
T
S
I
35
D
E
R
36
P
O
S
T
E
R
37
U
R
O
38
M
A
R
Q
39
U
I
S
40
I
T
O
41
P
A
N
42
D
A
S
43
U
N
C
O
44
W
L
E
D
45
S
L
E
E
T
46
S
E
A
47
T
H
E
R
E
48
N
E
49
U
M
E
50
R
E
E
51
S
52
E
53
E
M
S
N
O
54
D
I
S
R
55
O
56
B
57
E
58
E
R
D
A
59
C
O
60
N
A
N
61
E
L
L
A
62
A
M
E
R
63
A
T
O
M
S
64
A
G
E
R
65
M
A
R
K
66
P
H
A
S
E
67
T
A
W
S
© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. A French brandy : MARC
5. Capital of Nigeria : LAGOS
10. Engels associate : MARX
14. Appellation of Athena : ALEA
15. Chris of tennis : EVERT
16. Seaweed derivative : AGAR
17. Any Russian soldier : IVAN
18. Famed film mime : HARPO
19. Roster : ROTA
20. Chalks : MARKERS
22. Cab : HACKNEY
24. Suffix with host or priest : ESS
25. British bishop's headdress : MITRE
26. Intelligent : SMART
29. Pouch : SAC
30. Musical composition : ETUDE
34. One not included as a member : OUTSIDER
36. Placard : POSTER
37. Tail: Comb. form : URO
38. French nobleman : MARQUIS
40. Japanese statesman: 1841-1909 : ITO
41. Bearcats : PANDAS
43. Removed a hood : UNCOWLED
45. Ice pellets : SLEET
46. Red or Dead, e.g. : SEA
47. "Till ___ Was You," 1957 song : THERE
48. Medieval musical notation : NEUME
50. Caddoan Indian : REE
51. " . . . he ___ bigger than his head": Shak. : SEEMSNO
54. Undress : DISROBE
58. Wagnerian role : ERDA
59. Arthur ___ Doyle : CONAN
61. Fitzgerald of songdom : ELLA
62. Bitter, in Paris : AMER
63. Molecular parts : ATOMS
64. Ripening agent : AGER
65. German coin : MARK
66. Stage of development : PHASE
67. Playing marbles : TAWS
1. Disable : MAIM
2. Edison's middle name : ALVA
3. Kind of admiral : REAR
4. Plant diseases : CANKERS
5. Annealing ovens : LEHRS
6. Gardner and namesakes : AVAS
7. Eur. country : GER
8. Oracular : ORPHIC
9. One of the weasels : STOAT
10. Stores : MARKETS
11. Balanchine-Stravinsky ballet : AGON
12. Miles per hour, e.g. : RATE
13. Roentgen's discovery : XRAY
21. Calculates approximately : ESTIMATES
23. Applies wood preservative : CREOSOTES
25. Canopy : MARQUEE
26. Consommé and broth : SOUPS
27. Wall adornment : MURAL
28. Make amends : ATONE
29. Pulpit talk: Abbr. : SER
31. Useful : UTILE
32. Inhibit : DETER
33. Wear away : ERODE
35. "___ Kapital," by 10 Across : DAS
36. One of the flicks : PIC
39. Actress Merkel : UNA
42. Copenhagen is its capital : DENMARK
44. At which point : WHEREAT
46. Not rough : SMOOTH
49. Remove a bottle's cover : UNCAP
50. Laundry cycle : RINSE
51. Visible juncture : SEAM
52. Columnist Bombeck : ERMA
53. W. German river : EDER
54. Water barriers : DAMS
55. Former queen of Greece : OLGA
56. Tooted : BLEW
57. Lugs of jugs : EARS
60. Common, in Hawaii : NOA

Found bugs or have suggestions?