New York Times, Monday, May 4, 1987

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { H J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 4
William Lutwiniak has 247 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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Across Down
1. Bogged down : MIRED
6. Sire, to a dam : MATE
10. Lights-out signal : TAPS
14. Character in "The Sea Gull" : IRINA
15. Sen. Cranston : ALAN
16. "I cannot tell ___" : ALIE
17. U.K. laborer : NAVVY
18. He was deprived of the Triple Crown by Amberoid : KAUAIKING
20. Gunpowder or Twankay : TEA
21. Seattle ___, Triple Crown winner : SLEW
23. Hostess Perle : MESTA
24. Deserves : RATES
26. He deprived Spectacular Bid of the Triple Crown : COASTAL
28. Highest point : CLIMAX
30. Eschew : FORGO
31. Jockey : RIDER
32. Winner of 100th Kentucky Derby : CANNONADE
36. Gerundial ending : ING
37. Garçon's handout : CARTE
38. Gibbon : LAR
39. He deprived 3 Down of the Triple Crown : BEEBEEBEE
42. Instrument for Nero : PIANO
44. Subordinate to : UNDER
45. Medicinal plants : SENNAS
46. Basketball's inflatable lining : BLADDER
49. Almond-shaped bean : TONKA
50. Best : OUTDO
51. Blas and Hodges : GILS
52. See 64 Across : DEL
55. Derby winner: 1954 : DETERMINE
58. Likeness : IMAGE
60. Equal, in France : EGAL
61. Middle of Q.E.D. : ERAT
62. Classical farewells : VALES
63. Village, of yore : DORP
64. With 52 Across and 45 Down, Derby winner: 1982 : GATO
65. Put into use : EXERT
1. Derby flavoring : MINT
2. "Dies ___" : IRAE
3. Derby winner: 1972 : RIVARIDGE
4. P.O. purchase : ENV
5. Derby winner: 1878 : DAYSTAR
6. Fashions : MAKES
7. "There ought to be ___" : ALAW
8. Greek cross : TAU
9. Queen before Sophia : ENA
10. Assumes : TAKESON
11. Heeling, at sea : ALIST
12. Caravel of 1492 : PINTA
13. Actor George : SEGAL
19. Insect stage : IMAGO
22. Actor Barker : LEX
25. Soul, in Soissons : AME
26. Tale : CONTE
27. Caen's river : ORNE
28. Nursery item : CRIB
29. The odds : LINE
30. Way chaser : FARER
32. Pole for tossing : CABER
33. Derby winner: 1902 : ALANADALE
34. Actor Andrews : DANA
35. Aphrodite's son : EROS
37. Relinquish : CEDE
40. He trained Spectacular Bid : BUDDELP
41. The witch of ___ : ENDOR
42. Derby winner: 1944 : PENSIVE
43. Autograph : INK
45. See 64 Across : SOL
46. Presaged : BODED
47. Hasta ___ : LUEGO
48. Rose essence : ATTAR
49. Append : TIETO
51. No-see'um : GNAT
53. City of Hungary : EGER
54. "___ we forget" : LEST
56. Mundy or Foster : MEG
57. Cash stash, for short : IRA
59. Boxer Baer : MAX

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