New York Times, Thursday, April 6, 1989

Author: Betty Jorgensen
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 256 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 3, Spans: 2
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Across Down
1. Theme of this puzzle : WISH
5. Author Godden : RUMER
10. Catch a glimpse of : ESPY
14. Entertainer Adams : EDIE
15. Cause to walk on air : ELATE
16. Black, in Nantes : NOIR
17. Some things to 1 Across on : BIRTHDAYCANDLES
20. Ferber or Millay : EDNA
21. V.I.P. in a corp. : CEO
22. Seeks lofty goals : ASPIRES
26. Commenced : STARTED
30. Swain : SUITOR
31. Way of going : GAIT
32. Manta, e.g. : RAY
33. "Stormy Weather" composer : ARLEN
34. Woody's boy : ARLO
35. Very dry : SERE
36. Something to 1 Across on : FIRSTSEENSTAR
39. Camera part : LENS
40. Attention getter : AHEM
41. Root of many of our words : LATIN
43. Work unit : ERG
44. Bearing : MIEN
45. Actress Rita : MORENO
46. Attacks : ASSAILS
48. Branch off : DIVERGE
49. Gypsy's horse : GRI
50. He wrote "Rule, Britannia" : ARNE
51. Something to 1 Across on : COININAFOUNTAIN
59. Start at poker : ANTE
60. Bestow : GRANT
61. Candy striper, for one : AIDE
62. Fling : TOSS
63. Garment for a ranee : SAREE
64. Right cross or jab : BLOW
1. "Charlotte's ___": E. B. White : WEB
2. Deposed dictator ___ Amin : IDI
3. "To ___ With Love" : SIR
4. ___ up (bothered) : HET
5. More rubicund : REDDER
6. European lancers : ULANS
7. Southern Mexican : MAYA
8. And so forth: Abbr. : ETC
9. Response to a stimulus : REACTION
10. Biblical witch's home : ENDOR
11. ___ Hurok, memorable impresario : SOL
12. Symbol of easiness : PIE
13. Abbr. at the bottom of a letter : YRS
18. Wading birds : HERONS
19. Without a mixer : NEAT
22. A king of Judah : ASA
23. They ride the waves : SURFERS
24. Pier supports : PILINGS
25. Anatomical passages : ITERS
26. Ore.'s capital : SALEM
27. He pays for the meal : TREATER
28. Adornment on a lobe : EARRING
29. Change color : DYE
31. Untrained : GREEN
34. The phoenix rises from these : ASHES
35. Gawk : STARE
37. Residue, in mining : TAILINGS
38. Untidy one : SLOVEN
39. Winding herd's locale : LEA
42. Ark builder, to Italians : NOE
44. Borneo seaport : MIRI
45. Tiny : MINUTE
47. Copperfield's second wife : AGNES
48. Male honeybee : DRONE
50. Distantly : AFAR
51. Morris or Garfield : CAT
52. Yoko : ONO
53. "___ a Lovely Day Today" : ITS
54. Ex-coach Parseghian : ARA
55. Actor Hunter : TAB
56. Feel poorly : AIL
57. Altar words : IDO
58. Unused : NEW

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