Richard Silvestri
Richard Silvestri 

New York Times, Monday, June 19, 1989

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 255 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Richard Silvestri has 46 pre-Shortz puzzles and 84 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1989, The New York Times
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1. Word of uncertainty : MAYBE
6. Varnish ingredient : RESIN
11. Third degree : PHD
14. Sing like Bing : CROON
15. Funeral oration : ELOGE
16. ___-tzu, Chinese philosopher : LAO
17. 1, 2, 3, etc. : CARDINALNUMBERS
20. Yellowstone attractions : GEYSERS
21. Infuse with oxygen : AERATE
22. Part of L.A. : LOS
23. Looped handle : ANSA
24. Attach : FASTEN
28. Making braids : PLAITING
32. Felt sore : ACHED
33. Slag : DROSS
34. "___ any drop to drink": Coleridge : NOR
35. Had second thoughts : RUED
36. Anonymous Richard : ROE
37. Arctic sight : FLOE
38. Devoured : ATE
39. ___ Julius Caesar : GAIUS
41. Singer Della : REESE
42. Daunted : DETERRED
44. Ewing or Parish : CENTER
45. Letter opener : SIRS
46. Bigwig : VIP
47. Spanish inn : POSADA
50. Unventilated : AIRLESS
54. Sherlock Holmes story : ASTUDYINSCARLET
57. Shoshonean tribesman : UTE
58. Slow, to Solti : LENTO
59. African capital : CAIRO
60. Wimbledon do-over : LET
61. Gardening tool : EDGER
62. Presbyter : ELDER
1. DC doubled : MCC
2. "To ___ and a bone . . . ": Kipling : ARAG
3. Time long past : YORE
4. Text : BODY
5. Isolated : ENISLED
6. Brings up : REARS
7. Building additions : ELLS
8. Nero, to Agrippina : SON
9. Tropical American lizards : IGUANAS
10. Waterloo : NEMESIS
11. Nolo contendere, e.g. : PLEA
12. Hind's mate : HART
13. Medicinal amount : DOSE
18. Broadway brightener : NEON
19. Sassy kid : BRAT
23. Fugard's "A Lesson From ___" : ALOES
24. Unit of capacitance : FARAD
25. Keen : ACUTE
26. Page : SHEET
27. Turner or Knight : TED
28. Haughty : PROUD
29. Bayou : INLET
30. Hangman's halter : NOOSE
31. Garson of the screen : GREER
33. Helps with the dishes : DRIES
37. Marshland : FEN
39. Pancake pan : GRIDDLE
40. Decked out : ARRAYED
41. Put back : REPLACE
43. A son of Isaac : ESAU
44. Rnd. : CIRC
46. Eyeshade : VISOR
47. Fab Four name : PAUL
48. Bone: Comb. form : OSTE
49. Opposite of dele : STET
50. Penny follower : ANTE
51. Of an age : ERAL
52. Slipped : SLID
53. Desiccated : SERE
55. Participial suffix : ING
56. High, craggy hill : TOR

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