New York Times, Friday, March 13, 1987

Author:Larry Goldhirsch
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { G P Q Z }, Scrabble score: 311 (avg 1.66)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Larry Goldhirsch has 12 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1987, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Swedish rock band : ABBA
5. Shatter : SMASH
10. Wound's aftermath : SCAR
14. Maize : CORN
15. Knights Hospitalers' land : MALTA
16. Elephant's ear : TARO
17. Cobra feature : HOOD
18. Fourth-century Christian heretic : ARIUS
19. Edible corm : EDDO
20. Co-star of "Dear Ruth" : WILLIAMHOLDEN
23. Play ___ with (make trouble for) : HOB
25. Forlorn cry : ALAS
26. Legs, to Ludwig : BEINE
27. Full of: Suffix : ULENT
29. ___ Han (Korea) : TAE
31. Pen : STY
32. Wings on seeds : ALAE
33. Of a judge's private office : CAMERAL
37. "The ___," novel about 20 Across and 55 Across, in part : CATCHERINTHERYE
42. Nones' kin : KALENDS
43. Act : DEED
44. British mil. branch : RAF
47. Anatomical duct : VAS
48. Kind of healer : FAITH
49. Dispatch boat : AVISO
51. Soap unit : CAKE
54. Uh-uh and nix : NOS
55. Co-star of "Dear Ruth" : JOANCAULFIELD
59. Approval: Abbr. : ACCE
60. Ab ___ (from an angry man) : IRATO
61. Orbital period : YEAR
64. Roll-call cry : HERE
65. ___-nest (hoax) : MARES
66. Seneca's pupil : NERO
67. Gang ending : STER
68. L. Carroll creature : SNARK
69. Kind of tube or photograph : XRAY
1. Heine's sigh : ACH
2. Catcall's kin : BOO
3. Bully : BROWBEAT
4. "The Egg ___," 1947 film : ANDI
5. Petty : SMALL
6. Singer Muldaur : MARIA
7. An anonym : ALIAS
8. Grape juice : STUM
9. Jumble : HASH
10. Stone pillar : STELE
11. Worsted yarn : CADDIS
12. Zealous : ARDENT
13. Mickey or Andy : ROONEY
21. Atlas abbr. : LAT
22. African witchcraft : OBEAH
23. Internal Security Act sponsor: Abbr. : HUAC
24. Earthen pot : OLLA
28. Foulard's place : NECK
29. Incline : TEND
30. Beaux-___ : ARTS
33. That: Fr. : CELA
34. Eris's twin : ARES
35. "___ and Bill," 1930 film : MIN
36. Yeats subject : LEDA
38. Devastation : HAVOC
39. Comet, e.g. : REINDEER
40. "O come ___ Bethlehem" : YETO
41. O.E. letters : EDHS
44. Hindu princes : RAJAHS
45. Wading bird : AVOCET
46. French carriage : FIACRE
48. Charge : FEE
50. Derisive look : SNEER
51. Bow or Barton : CLARA
52. In back of : AFTER
53. Certain newsstand : KIOSK
56. Directs toward : AIMS
57. Sky: Comb. form : URAN
58. Bobcat : LYNX
62. Bird or tree : ARA
63. Banjoist Clark : ROY

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