New York Times, Tuesday, April 17, 1990

Author:Sidney L. Robbins
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { J K Q W X }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Sidney L. Robbins has 136 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Glossy fabric : SATIN
6. Baden-Baden and Ems : SPAS
10. One-tenth of MDX : CLI
13. Unisonally : ASONE
14. Kind of angel : ARCH
15. Snow vehicle : SLED
16. Scary tale : GHOSTSTORY
18. Duck or color : TEAL
19. Greet snappily : SALUTE
20. Observe : SEE
21. Gaelic : ERSE
22. Sill : LEDGE
24. Frolic : SPREE
26. Hold back : RESTRAIN
29. Hosiery shades : TANS
30. Buchwald or Carney : ART
31. Tom Brokaw's employer : NBC
32. Mend : PATCH
35. Walk through puddles : SLOSH
38. Inquiring interjections : EHS
40. Shalom, in Hawaii : ALOHA
41. Pillar topped by a bust : HERMA
42. Thou, commonly : YOU
44. Cartoonist Chast : ROZ
45. Scream : YELL
47. Any single species constituting a genus : MONOTYPE
50. Diminish : ABATE
51. Old womanish : ANILE
52. Blossom, in Barcelona : FLOR
53. Matched collection : SET
55. Connects : TIESIN
59. Wings, to Cato : ALAE
60. New Orleans wellspring of jazz : STORYVILLE
62. Rendered fat : LARD
63. Sewing case : ETUI
64. Occupied : INUSE
65. In addition : AND
66. Tool for scraping : RASP
67. Double tide : AGGER
1. Droops : SAGS
2. E African group : ASHA
3. Awl or adz : TOOL
4. Affront : INSULT
5. One who makes seines : NETTER
6. Posed : SAT
7. Like some tissue of a higher plant : PROSENCHYMATOUS
8. Land measure : ACRE
9. Most bashful : SHYEST
10. High-window section of a structure : CLERESTORY
11. Rent : LEASE
12. Run in neutral : IDLE
15. Of breastbones : STERNAL
17. Auto type : SEDAN
23. Taunt; jeer : GIBE
25. One of radio's Goldbergs : PAPA
26. Impulsive : RASH
27. Writer Gardner : ERLE
28. Panel helpful to a film director : STORYBOARD
33. Kind of sticks : CHOP
34. Atmospheric phenomenon : HAZE
36. Bedaubed : SMEARED
37. Stop : HALT
39. In the near future : SOON
43. A source of strength : UNITY
46. ___ Antilles : LESSER
48. Actress De Havilland : OLIVIA
49. Strange activity, with "off" : TEEING
50. ___-a-Dale : ALLAN
52. F.D.R. dog : FALA
54. Singer James : ETTA
56. Lambaste : SLUG
57. Pianist von Alpenheim : ILSE
58. ___-do-well : NEER
61. Tear : RIP

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