New York Times, Monday, June 5, 1989

Author:Lou Sabin
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { F Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Lou Sabin has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles and 29 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Singer Elliot : CASS
5. Mideast rulers : EMIRS
10. An anagram for team : MEAT
14. Dos y seis : OCHO
15. Pissarro contemporary : MONET
16. Russian saint : OLGA
17. Tea sweetener : BROWNSUGAR
19. Fabulist : LIAR
20. Naturalist Charles : BEEBE
21. One in opposition : RESISTER
23. Bring home the bacon : EARN
25. Medieval blade : SNEE
26. Salutes : HELLOS
28. Kampala native : UGANDAN
32. "2001: A Space Odyssey" star : DULLEA
33. Spheres : ORBS
34. Arikara : REE
35. Just : ONLY
36. Night on the town : SPREE
38. Caesar and Stone : SIDS
39. III x LXVII : CCI
40. Command to Fido : STAY
41. Still-life objects : APPLES
43. Jewish months : SHEBATS
45. Knitters' woes : SNARLS
46. Burden : ONUS
47. Peon's predecessor : ESNE
48. Crib spread : COVERLET
51. Goalie's credits : SAVES
55. Diner order : JAVA
56. Irregularly shaped piece of furniture : KIDNEYDESK
58. Route to Roma : ITER
59. Provide (with) : ENDUE
60. Kett of comics : ETTA
61. Skeletal : BONY
62. "The Second Coming" poet : YEATS
63. Cheer : ROOT
1. Career .367 hitter : COBB
2. Homestead segment : ACRE
3. Sabot : SHOE
4. Salt pork : SOWBELLY
5. Bad ___, German spa : EMS
6. Laments : MOURNS
7. "Picnic" playwright : INGE
8. Give new confidence to : REASSURE
9. Tall, skinny fellers : STRINGBEANS
10. Lavalike : MOLTEN
11. Nobelist Wiesel : ELIE
12. Medium for Pasteur : AGAR
13. Swabbie : TAR
18. Fraser of tennis : NEALE
22. Vastnesses : SEAS
24. Thanksgiving favorite : ROASTTURKEY
26. Suspicion; guess : HUNCH
27. "___ Rhee," 1865 song : ELLIE
29. Kind of sergeant : DRILL
30. Culex's kin : AEDES
31. Drumnadrochit's loch : NESS
32. Severinsen and Holliday : DOCS
33. Kid ___, famed jazzman : ORY
37. Dice shooter's strip : PASSLINE
38. Farm implement : SPREADER
40. Balanced : SANE
42. Li'l Abner's mammy : PANSY
44. Flaubert heroine : BOVARY
45. Metal fastener : SETNUT
48. Roman statesman : CATO
49. Chamber in a pizzeria : OVEN
50. Snorri's stories : EDDA
52. Oval Office act : VETO
53. "___ Perpetua," Idaho's motto : ESTO
54. Card game for three : SKAT
55. Triangular sail : JIB
57. M.I.T. grads : EES

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