New York Times, Thursday, March 19, 1987

Author: Betty Jorgensen
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
Betty Jorgensen has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles and 8 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1987, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Roe producer : SHAD
5. Edison contemporary : TESLA
10. Small ice mass : CALF
14. Douglas Hyde's land : EIRE
15. Gulae : OGEES
16. Mishmash : OLIO
17. Charity : ALMS
18. Natural disaster : EARTHQUAKE
20. Abhorrence : LOATHING
22. Blasphemes : CURSES
23. Beam : GRIN
24. Fanfare : ECLAT
26. Artist Bellows: 1882-1925 : GEORGE
28. Raised : HOISTED
32. Color again : REDYE
33. Kringle : CLAUS
35. Réunion, e.g. : ILE
36. Common connectors : ANDS
37. "The Lost ___" : CHORD
38. Baal, for one : IDOL
39. To's partner : FRO
40. Chanticleer's milieu : ROOST
41. Brazilian territory : AMAPA
42. Stretchable : TENSILE
44. Taste : SAMPLE
46. Despots : TSARS
48. Nitwit : BOOB
49. Sharpness : ACUMEN
52. Turncoats : TRAITORS
56. Fault in Calif. : SANANDREAS
58. Maumee Bay feeder : ERIE
59. Mix : STIR
60. Weird : EERIE
61. Hawaii's state bird : NENE
62. Like quidnuncs : NOSY
63. Rips : RENDS
64. Sounds of disapproval : TSKS
1. Official stamp : SEAL
2. Hawaiian city : HILO
3. Decisive battle : ARMAGEDDON
4. Wipes out : DESTROYS
5. Carpenter's activity : TOEING
6. Alaskan statesman : EGAN
7. Where lint may glint : SERGE
8. Diminutive suffix : LET
9. Mount St. Helens product : ASHCLOUD
10. Woos : COURTS
11. "___! poor Yorick" : ALAS
12. Simile word : LIKE
13. Montcalm and Wolfe : FOES
19. Seine sights : QUAIS
21. Engage : HIRE
25. Plots a course : CHARTS
26. Kind or type : GENRE
27. Copycat : ECHOER
29. High walls of water : TIDALBORES
30. Leave with a lover : ELOPE
31. Poet Walter ___ Mare : DELA
32. Kon-Tiki, e.g. : RAFT
34. ___ Alamos : LOS
37. Drainer : COLANDER
38. Powerless : IMPOTENT
40. Anagram for serin : RISEN
41. Mine, to Miss Piggy : AMOI
43. Crèche figure : STMARY
45. Degrades : ABASES
47. Opposite of stem : STERN
49. Org. : ASSN
50. Clouseau's servant : CATO
51. Les Etats-___ : UNIS
53. Incursion : RAID
54. Glaciarium : RINK
55. Bishoprics : SEES
57. Female ruff : REE

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