New York Times, Wednesday, June 24, 1987

Author:Shirley Soloway
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 256 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 11, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Shirley Soloway has 34 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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1. Wound mark : SCAR
5. Garner : AMASS
10. Sugar serving : LUMP
14. Spanish movie house : CINE
15. Religious garb : HABIT
16. " . . . Baked in ___" : APIE
17. Iron and Industrial : AGES
18. Engraved pillar : STELE
19. Friar : MONK
20. Judge : RATER
22. Rosario ___, Argentine town : TALA
23. "Picnic" penner : INGE
24. Crockett and Boone : FRONTIERSMEN
27. Half a score : TEN
28. Trapped : SNARED
32. ___ carte : ALA
35. River in Me. : SACO
39. Japanese port : OTARU
40. A conditioning exercise : SIDESTRADDLEHOP
44. Peace goddess : IRENE
45. ___ code : AREA
46. Reno-to-Las Vegas dir. : SSE
47. Justice O'Connor : SANDRA
49. "___ Boot" : DAS
52. Effusive greeters : BACKSLAPPERS
59. Rural event : FAIR
62. Soft drink : COLA
63. Seer's card : TAROT
64. "___ Christie" : ANNA
65. Obliterate : ERASE
67. Used a saddle : RODE
68. Southern France : MIDI
69. Was frugal : SAVED
70. Mrs. Kovacs : EDIE
71. College in N.C. : ELON
72. Bergen's Mortimer : SNERD
73. Transmit : SEND
1. Ascot : SCARF
2. Cheroot : CIGAR
3. Pico de ___, Spain : ANETO
4. Take exception to : RESENT
5. Expressions of pleasure : AHS
6. Dull finish : MATTE
7. "Fuzzy Wuzzy was ___ . . . " : ABEAR
8. Diva Beverly : SILLS
9. Gets hot under the collar : STEAMS
10. Coat with plastic : LAMINATE
11. Atop : UPON
12. Valuable vase : MING
13. Oriental dog, for short : PEKE
21. Hwy. : RTE
25. "Meet Me ___ Louis" : INST
26. Organic compound : ENOL
29. Cheers : RAHS
30. Psyche's beloved : EROS
31. Trick : DUPE
32. Sale-tag notation : ASIS
33. Trevi coin : LIRA
34. Capital of South Yemen : ADEN
36. A constellation : ARA
37. Cord or Oakland : CAR
38. Canzone : ODE
41. Telencephalon : ENDBRAIN
42. Wheys : SERA
43. Art movement : DADA
48. Approach : ACCESS
50. Liable : APT
51. Keglers' consolations : SPARES
53. Moslem Bible : KORAN
54. Harriet Tubman was one : SLAVE
55. Beneficial beam : LASER
56. Subject to planation : ERODE
57. He sculpted G.B.S. : RODIN
58. Lippizaner, e.g. : STEED
59. "___ is the spur . . . ": Milton : FAME
60. Dye plant : ANIL
61. ___-Aryan : INDO
66. Actor Byrnes : EDD

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