New York Times, Monday, March 27, 1989

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 43, Avg Word Len: 4.67, Missing: { B J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
Sidney L. Robbins has 153 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Tibet's capital : LHASA
6. Stowe girl : EVA
9. Was in hock : OWED
13. Of royal courts : AULIC
14. Skidded : SLID
15. Prod : URGE
16. N.Y.C. TV weatherman : STORMFIELD
18. Buster Brown's dog : TIGE
19. Cheapest sea fare : STEERAGE
20. Antonym for before : AFTER
21. "___ my brother's keeper?" : AMI
22. Soused : FRIED
23. Stun with noise : DEAFEN
28. Act the ham : EMOTE
30. Showery month : APRIL
31. On the briny : ASEA
32. Tibetan monk : LAMA
36. Examines anew : RETESTS
38. Smeared : SMUDGED
40. Boat-bottom timber : KEEL
41. Hayworth or Moreno : RITA
43. Twilled fabric : SERGE
44. N.Y.C. mayor: 1784-89 : DUANE
46. Bog : MORASS
47. Furious : ANGRY
49. Twice XXVIII : LVI
51. Act lovey-dovey : SPOON
52. Strolling, Gallic style : FLANERIE
57. Volcano juice? : LAVA
58. Tuneful birds : FIELDLARKS
60. Spoken : ORAL
61. Monster : OGRE
62. Wordless comedians : MIMES
63. Paris seasons : ETES
64. Ar follower : ESS
65. "Tribute" playwright : SLADE
1. ___ Vegas : LAS
2. Humble abodes : HUTS
3. "Thanks ___!" : ALOT
4. Father : SIRE
5. Peak : ACME
6. Doleful songs or poems : ELEGIES
7. Distasteful : VILE
8. Put two and two together : ADD
9. Joe DiMaggio was one : OUTFIELDER
10. Take pen in hand : WRITE
11. Incited, with "on" : EGGED
12. Range player : DEER
14. Anna's king's milieu : SIAM
17. Converser with Kukla and Ollie : FRAN
20. Linkletter or Carney : ART
22. Beer topper : FOAM
23. Without light : DARK
24. Rapier having a guard : EPEE
25. Johnson of "Laugh-In" : ARTE
26. Gridiron three-pointers : FIELDGOALS
27. Followers of kays : ELS
29. Tableland : MESA
31. A ___ Able : ASIN
33. Pearl Mosque site : AGRA
34. Alcott heroine et al. : MEGS
35. Soft drinks : ADES
37. Waiter's burden : TRAY
39. Service org. : USO
42. Bank workers : TELLERS
45. Container for a plant : URN
46. Matter conqueror : MIND
47. Separated : APART
48. Ephemerally brilliant stars : NOVAE
50. ___ of tears : VALE
51. ___ gin fizz : SLOE
52. Trees of the mulberry family : FIGS
53. End of an O'Neill title : ELMS
54. Rant : RAIL
55. La Douce : IRMA
56. Made do : EKED
58. Goliath, to David : FOE
59. Reno-to-Carson City dir. : SSE

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