New York Times, Monday, April 24, 1989

Author:Norma Steinberg
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 45, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 60, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
Norma Steinberg has 35 pre-Shortz puzzles and 17 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1989, The New York Times
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1. "The House at ___ Corner" : POOH
5. Famous statuette : OSCAR
10. Kett of comics : ETTA
14. Sole : ONLY
15. Scotch cake : SCONE
16. Knot of wool : NOIL
17. Sight from Olympia : PUGETSOUND
19. Large horn : TUBA
20. Well-adjusted : SANE
21. Ethel Mertz's spouse : FRED
22. Freezes : ICES
23. Up : ALOFT
25. Pleasure craft : YACHT
27. Part of T.G.I.F: Abbr. : FRI
30. Nada : NIL
31. Actress Farrow : MIA
32. Atomic particle : ION
33. Gainsay : DENY
34. Church announcement : BANNS
36. Like a cork on a wave : BOBBING
38. Abject; ashamed : HANGDOG
40. Electrical measurement : FARAD
41. H.S. seniors' tests : SATS
42. Abbr. for 12 x 12 : GRO
43. Knotts or Meredith : DON
44. Letters for a princess : HRH
45. Polo Grounds hero : OTT
46. In conflict : ATWAR
48. Perfect : IDEAL
51. Grouse : CRAB
52. Samovars : URNS
54. ___ novel : DIME
57. Be defeated : LOSE
58. Tourists : SIGHTSEERS
61. Movie dog : ASTA
62. ___ May, in "Tobacco Road" : ELLIE
63. Threesome : TRIO
64. Encounter : MEET
65. Caught some Z's : SLEPT
66. Pizzeria appliance : OVEN
1. How the weasel goes : POP
2. Responsibility : ONUS
3. Gymnast Korbut : OLGA
4. Doglike carnivore : HYENA
5. C.I.A.'s forerunner : OSS
6. Cynic's activity : SCOFFING
7. Gallant : COURTLY
8. Frank or Hathaway : ANNE
9. Singer Helen ___ : REDDY
10. Attractive : ENTICING
11. Iffy : TOUCHANDGO
12. Its capital is Lhasa : TIBET
13. Word of woe : ALAS
18. ___ Aviv : TEL
24. Upright : ONEND
26. "___ home is his castle" : AMANS
27. Little lie : FIB
28. Area often hit in anger : ROOF
29. Tacky : INBADTASTE
33. Fergie's sister-in-law : DIANA
34. Cleanse : BATHE
35. Ilk : SORT
37. Dominate : BROWBEAT
38. Trouble : HARDSHIP
39. Understood a joke : GOT
41. Lawyer's sign : SHINGLE
46. Part of a Stein line : AROSE
47. Ploys : RUSES
49. Classified items : ADS
50. Command at sea : LIETO
51. A bivalve : CLAM
53. Small brook : RILL
55. Griffin of talk-show fame : MERV
56. N.Y. Indian : ERIE
59. Asian holiday : TET
60. Dombey's offspring : SON

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