New York Times, Tuesday, May 31, 1988

Author:Norma Steinberg
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 46, Avg Word Len: 4.59, Missing: { B J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 55, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 11, XRef: 0
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. Pakula or Bates : ALAN
5. Intimidate : COW
8. Week's-end shout : TGIF
12. Daiquiri ingredient : LIME
13. Sub-detection apparatus : SONAR
15. Role for Marie Wilson : IRMA
16. Pub orders : ALES
17. Shopper's concern : PRICE
18. Carson's predecessor : PAAR
19. Tennessee Ernie Ford hit of the 50's : SIXTEENTONS
22. Compass point : NNE
23. Varnish ingredient : LAC
24. Denounce as a failure : DAMN
26. Summary : PRECIS
29. Emerson products : ESSAYS
31. A.F.L.'s partner : CIO
32. Spiral : HELIX
34. Boy Scouts' outings : HIKES
36. Ampersands : ANDS
38. Unbroken : SOLID
40. Break : SNAP
41. Stitch again : RESEW
43. Immigrants' island : ELLIS
45. "___ pro nobis" : ORA
46. Makes off with : STEALS
48. Current ___ : EVENTS
50. It, in Italia : ESSO
51. ___ nutshell : INA
52. ___ Lanka : SRI
54. Type of typing : HUNTANDPECK
61. Trademark : LOGO
63. Swell : SURGE
64. Green vegetable : KALE
65. Copied : APED
66. Redacts : EDITS
67. A Karamazov : IVAN
68. "The Way We ___" : WERE
69. Rheine's river : EMS
70. "Eye of ___" : Shak. : NEWT
1. Too bad! : ALAS
2. Caron role : LILI
3. Wall St. board : AMEX
4. Snuggle : NESTLE
5. Succotash ingredient : CORN
6. "Step ___!" : ONIT
7. Tex. city : WACO
8. Pinnacle : TIP
9. Boy Scout's creation : GRANNYKNOT
10. "___ Old Cowhand" : IMAN
11. Hansom fee : FARE
13. Sort : SPECIES
14. Tears : RENDS
20. "Into ___ life . . . " : EACH
21. Window part : SASH
25. ___ oui! : MAIS
26. Yearns : PINES
27. Star of "The Pawnbroker" : RODSTEIGER
28. Plumlike fruits : SLOES
29. Bonaparte's punishment : EXILE
30. Roebuck's partner : SEARS
31. Reo or Stutz : CAR
33. Sick : ILL
35. Hot springs : SPA
37. Espies : SEES
39. Intuits : DIVINES
42. Launder : WASH
44. Transmit : SEND
47. "To a ___", Burns poem : LOUSE
49. Table-linen piece : NAPKIN
52. Side dish : SLAW
53. Funambulist's footing : ROPE
55. Bare : NUDE
56. Crop : TRIM
57. Reps. : AGTS
58. Roof part : EAVE
59. Tabby's defense : CLAW
60. Superman's surname : KENT
62. Keats creation : ODE

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