New York Times, Tuesday, June 20, 1989

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 4.84, Missing: { F J K Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 263 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 60, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Sidney L. Robbins has 153 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1989, The New York Times
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1. Poetry : VERSE
6. Cad : HEEL
10. D.C. milieu : USA
13. Arctic or Indian : OCEAN
14. "Come ___ the garden, Maud": Tennyson : INTO
15. Opponent : ANTI
16. Streisand-O'Neal film : WHATSUPDOC
18. There's one to Mandalay : ROAD
19. Liquid part of fat : OLEIN
20. We're all in this together : UNIVERSE
22. Equipment : GEAR
24. Solemn pledge : OATH
25. Co-founder of Duxbury, Mass. : ALDEN
29. Cheerful; optimistic : BEAMISH
32. State bird of Minn. : LOON
33. A bivalve : MUSSEL
34. Get billed : OWE
37. Process of cell growth : AUXESIS
39. Light and graceful : SLENDER
41. Pledge words : IDO
42. Looked curiously : PEERED
44. "___ to Dance," 1936 film musical : BORN
45. Hero worshiper : LEANDER
47. Instruments for Stan Getz : SAXES
48. Fill the truck : LOAD
49. Gun or actress : STEN
51. Prepare hides for tanning : DEGREASE
54. Dead duck : GONER
58. Item split by Abe : RAIL
59. Adulterated : DOCTOREDUP
62. Utilizes : USES
63. Quartet member : ALTO
64. Clear the blackboard : ERASE
65. Enero or febrero : MES
66. Almost all : MOST
67. Material for nightwear : DOMET
1. Promise : VOW
2. Repeat : ECHO
3. Genuine : REAL
4. Cloy : SATE
5. Pulver of literature : ENSIGN
6. Haunch : HIP
7. Lasts : ENDURES
8. Collar or college : ETON
9. Places : LOCI
10. Not customary or conventional : UNORTHODOX
11. Hide away : STASH
12. Assistant : AIDE
15. Regions : AREAS
17. French article : UNE
21. Fabric for curtains : VOILE
23. Maltreated : ABUSED
25. Jai ___ : ALAI
26. Stentorian : LOUD
27. Hymns praising God : DOXOLOGIES
28. Chemical suffix : ENE
30. State : ASSERT
31. Pinochle holding : MELD
33. Appearance : MIEN
35. "The Way We ___," Streisand hit : WERE
36. Pelagic predators : ERNS
38. Garden tool : SPADE
40. Org. for a Knick : NBA
43. Does some surgery : RESECTS
46. Peers : EARLS
47. Was a problem sleeper : SNORED
48. Let : LEASE
50. Self : EGO
51. Instrument for Ringo : DRUM
52. Sixth-day creation : ADAM
53. Alone : SOLO
55. Roman tyrant : NERO
56. Dutch cheese : EDAM
57. Stratagem : RUSE
60. Toddler : TOT
61. Sandy, to Annie : PET

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