New York Times, Wednesday, April 27, 1988

Author: Norma Steinberg
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 8, XRef: 1
Norma Steinberg has 35 pre-Shortz puzzles and 17 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Warble : SING
5. English odist of note : KEATS
10. Chef's measures: Abbr. : TSPS
14. Hero : IDOL
15. Get ___ out of : ARISE
16. "___ a Teenage Werewolf" : IWAS
17. Actress Garr : TERI
18. See 1 Across : YODEL
19. Courteous chap : GENT
20. Bogart role : SAMSPADE
22. Armadas : FLEETS
24. Grab : TAKE
25. Sting : SMART
26. Biblical locale : EDEN
28. The Enterprise, for one : STARSHIP
31. Adhere : CLING
32. Wampum : BEADS
33. Conceit : EGO
34. Latin-primer word : AMAS
35. Speak publicly : ORATE
36. Yarn : TALE
37. Sleep phenom. : REM
38. Barbecue rods : SPITS
39. Contemporary of Degas : COROT
40. Puzzles; enigmas : PROBLEMS
42. Choir member : ALTO
43. Broadway lights : NEONS
44. Dangle : LOLL
46. A brother-in-law of Diana : ANDREW
48. Putter, e.g. : GOLFCLUB
52. ___ California : BAJA
53. Furious : IRATE
55. Super : AONE
56. Work on copy : EDIT
57. Beta, gamma, ___ : DELTA
58. Roast ___ of pork : LOIN
59. Fine fabric : LAME
60. Actress Burstyn : ELLEN
61. W.W. II craft : LSTS
1. Watches over someone's baby : SITS
2. Plan of action : IDEA
3. "Cheers" patron : NORM
4. Shines : GLISTENS
5. Eskimo craft : KAYAK
6. Wear away : ERODE
7. Adjutant : AIDE
8. Monogram of Prufrock's creator : TSE
9. Successful; unaided : SELFMADE
10. Princeton team : TIGERS
11. Significant other : SWEETHEART
12. Breathe heavily : PANT
13. Sights at LAX : SSTS
21. Twinge : PANG
23. Papa, of TV's "Mama" : LARS
25. Figures, for short : STATS
26. Fudd or Gantry : ELMER
27. Financier Brady: 1856-1917 : DIAMONDJIM
28. Hit-show prizes : SEATS
29. Eskimo home : IGLOO
30. Cummings, e.g. : POET
31. Complain : CARP
32. Edges : BRIMS
35. Dentist's request : OPENWIDE
36. Phone-bill item : TOLLCALL
38. ___ gin fizz : SLOE
39. Young bull : CALF
41. Chew out : BERATE
44. Actress Lenya : LOTTE
45. N.Y. city : OLEAN
46. Fourth person : ABEL
47. Zilch, in Sonora : NADA
48. Moxie : GALL
49. Author Anita ___ : LOOS
50. ___ pricing : UNIT
51. Blue and Gazzara : BENS
54. Monogram of a C.S.A. general : REL

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