Frances Hansen
Frances Hansen 

DERBY ANAGRAMS

New York Times, Sunday, April 29, 1990

Author:Frances Hansen
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 76, Avg Word Len: 5.21, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 564 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 111, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
Frances Hansen has 49 pre-Shortz puzzles and 40 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Brief effort : STAB
5. Cassandra's gloomy prediction : DOOM
9. Protrude, as the chin : JUT
12. Isaac Wise, e.g. : RABBI
17. Attended : CAME
18. Utah ski resort : ALTA
19. Allie's TV friend : KATE
20. Mrs. Irving Berlin : ELLIN
21. They can take a yoke : OXEN
22. Ancien régime queen : REINE
24. Wall Street acronym : AMEX
25. States firmly : AVERS
26. NO CLOWNING, SIR!: 1988 : WINNINGCOLORS
29. U.S.A. LAST!: 1946 : ASSAULT
31. Early fig-leaf wearer : EVE
32. Face-stubble time : FIVE
33. He dealt in pelts : ASTOR
34. Flower's Saturday-night special? : PISTIL
37. Most indolent : LAZIEST
39. Operatic Eugene : ONEGIN
43. Valor; virtue : ARETE
44. D.A. WARM? LIAR!: 1937 : WARADMIRAL
46. Zilch : ZERO
47. Low place : LEA
48. "You ___ mouthful!" : SAIDA
50. Whitewalls : TIRES
52. Cole or Turner : NAT
53. Tolkien tree-giants : ENTS
55. PACK BUNS, ED!: 1985 : SPENDABUCK
59. Keen : ACUTE
61. Loathed : DETESTED
63. Staring open-mouthed : AGAPE
64. Joined in a common cause : ALLIED
65. One quart, roughly : LITER
66. Cantankerous : CROSS
67. MacLeod of "The Love Boat" : GAVIN
68. Kitchen gadget : OPENER
70. "Common Sense" author : PAINE
71. Maria von Trapp's title : BARONESS
74. Old Testament book : HOSEA
75. ONLY US, HANS!: 1983 : SUNNYSHALO
77. Pitfall : TRAP
78. The works : ALL
79. Gibbs of "227" : MARLA
81. Large antelope : ELAND
83. March 15, in Milano : IDI
84. Coral ridge : REEF
86. BLOBS OF RED!: 1976 : BOLDFORBES
90. O'Grady of song : ROSIE
92. Lord Mountbatten's wife : EDWINA
94. Previous : EARLIER
95. Stoppered the wine bottle : CORKED
96. Coup ___ : DETAT
98. "___ We Got Fun?": 1921 song : AINT
99. Mason's burden : HOD
100. SEND LEE!: 1956 : NEEDLES
103. DUNCE SLAIN? YES!: 1989 : SUNDAYSILENCE
109. Leaf angles : AXILS
110. Compassionate : KIND
112. Play for time : STALL
113. Actor Julia from San Juan : RAUL
114. "Giant" actor Sal ___ : MINEO
115. Plato topic : EROS
116. Jewish month : ELUL
117. Pound or Stone : EZRA
118. Forever, in poesy : ETERN
119. Spider's parlor : WEB
120. Import tax : DUTY
121. "Ich ___," Prince of Wales's motto : DIEN
1. Clumsy craft : SCOW
2. Hirsch sitcom : TAXI
3. Final word : AMEN
4. Arnold or Tony : BENNETT
5. Weedy grass : DARNEL
6. Actor Vidov : OLEG
7. Auricular : OTIC
8. Flaherty film : MANOFARAN
9. Traffic tie-ups : JAMS
10. Salt Lake City player : UTE
11. "Hello, sucker!" Guinan : TEXAS
12. Logic : REASON
13. Santa Anna's deposer : ALVAREZ
14. Tricolore hue : BLEU
15. Spin a log : BIRL
16. Part of M.I.T. : INST
19. Abdul-Jabbar : KAREEM
23. Stowe's ice-crosser : ELIZA
27. Campus climbers : IVIES
28. "The Art of Love" poet : OVID
30. Filched : STOLE
33. In ___ (quickly) : ATRICE
34. Went white : PALED
35. Papas from Greece : IRENE
36. SWELL ESTATE!: 1977 : SEATTLESLEW
37. Put on cargo : LADED
38. Part of a daily dozen? : SITUPS
40. RUINS GIN? EEK!: 1980 : GENUINERISK
41. Fuming : IRATE
42. Well-known : NOTED
44. Rheostat part : WIPER
45. Ararat docker : ARK
49. Fall bloomer : ASTER
51. Round of cheers : SALVO
54. Fish catcher : SEINE
56. "Mack the Knife" singer : DARIN
57. Ecstasy's partner : AGONY
58. Diamond corners : BASES
60. "Make my day" Eastwood : CLINT
62. Iron or shovel preceder : STEAM
64. Duelist Burr : AARON
66. Honkers' home : CANADA
67. Festive affairs : GALAS
68. Travelers' Midwest mecca : OHARE
69. Propelled a gondola : POLED
70. Young hen : PULLET
71. Plantation hand : BALER
72. Thompson or Hawkins : SADIE
73. Looked through keyholes : SPIED
75. Angels love these letters : SRO
76. Made dull : HEBETATED
80. Taper off : ABATE
82. Talk inanely : DROOL
85. A crab on the roof? : FIDDLER
87. Hoaxes : FRAUDS
88. Ken ___ of "thirtysomething" : OLIN
89. Cortices : RINDS
91. Systematic : ORDERED
93. Wrestling hold : NELSON
95. A bit nippy : CHILLY
97. Lopsided : ASKEW
100. Doe or Roe : NAME
101. Ramp sign : EXIT
102. "___ kleine Nachtmusik" : EINE
103. Brahmin : SNOB
104. Korean border river : YALU
105. Trollop : SLUT
106. Hakenkreuzler : NAZI
107. Smoke meat : CURE
108. Dash : ELAN
111. Dander : IRE

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