New York Times, Thursday, March 24, 1988

Author: Bert Rosenfield
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
Bert Rosenfield has 59 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Vulgarian : BOOR
5. Footless : APODAL
11. Krazy ___ : KAT
14. Melancholy : BLUE
15. Mohammed's daughter : FATIMA
16. Uris hero : ARI
17. Porter on space travel : LETSFLYAWAY
19. Command to Fido : BEG
20. Mucilaginous : GOOEY
21. "Anthem" author : RAND
22. Only's partner : ONE
23. Ga. neighbor : FLA
24. Porter on sauerbraten : WUNDERBAR
26. Intimate group : COTERIE
29. Rational : SANE
30. G.I. address : APO
31. An Adams : EDIE
33. ___ effort : EFOR
37. Emulate Dorcas : SEW
38. "Too ___": Porter on Sumatra : DARNHOT
42. Lilly of pharmaceuticals : ELI
43. Held or Christie : ANNA
45. Dumbbell : DODO
46. Modernist : NEO
47. Maxims : SAWS
51. Tenting appurtenance : CAMPCOT
53. Porter on penthouse elevators : RIDINHIGH
57. Modern art : ARE
58. Transgress : ERR
59. Mother of the Titans : GAEA
60. Cachet : STAMP
62. Cote sound : BAA
63. Porter on Detroit or Decatur : ITSDELOVELY
66. Kin of et al. : ETC
67. "___ million years!" : NOTINA
68. Designer of note : DIOR
69. Herbert Hoover was one : LEO
70. Chaplet : ANADEM
71. Carpenter and soldier : ANTS
1. 87 qts. of cranberries : BBL
2. Designer Cassini : OLEG
3. "Get ___": Porter on bail-jumping : OUTOFTOWN
4. Do some cobbling : RESOLE
5. " . . . man is not ___": Pope : AFLY
6. Kind of window : PAY
7. N Japanese city : OTARU
8. Indian bigwigs : DIWANS
9. Actress Blake : AMANDA
10. One of Rockne's Four Horsemen : LAYDEN
11. Cookout favorite : KABOB
12. McNichols, e.g. : ARENA
13. Clemson footballer : TIGER
18. Dangerous : FEARED
24. Fishgarth : WEIR
25. Dakota Indian : REE
26. Roberto's residence : CASA
27. Floyd won it in '86 : OPEN
28. Sweet one of song : IDA
32. Objective : END
34. "Don't ___": Porter on claustrophobia : FENCEMEIN
35. Grocery item : OLEO
36. Watts event: 1965 : RIOT
39. German cheer : HOCH
40. Harem room : ODA
41. Love apple : TOMATO
44. Thus: Sp. : ASI
48. Throat ailment : ANGINA
49. "___ earth?" (incredulity phrase) : WHATON
50. Nap : SIESTA
52. U.S.S.R. newspaper : PRAVDA
53. Insurgent : REBEL
54. Steamed : IRATE
55. Sky Dragon : DRACO
56. Cod or haddock : GADID
60. Contract feat : SLAM
61. Gunpowder was one : PLOT
64. Methyl ending : ENE
65. Many wks. and mos. : YRS

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