New York Times, Tuesday, June 21, 1988

Author:Thomas Bohm
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1
Thomas Bohm has 3 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

1
D
2
A
3
T
4
A
5
S
6
C
7
A
8
T
9
A
10
B
11
A
12
S
13
E
14
A
B
E
T
15
A
L
S
O
16
E
R
R
O
R
17
S
L
A
T
18
R
A
I
N
19
N
A
I
L
S
20
H
E
M
I
21
N
G
W
A
Y
22
E
D
D
I
E
23
R
O
E
S
24
G
A
B
25
T
26
A
27
P
E
D
28
P
29
R
E
S
U
30
M
31
E
32
D
33
I
D
A
34
S
35
T
36
O
L
E
N
37
R
O
L
E
38
G
O
L
39
F
40
A
N
E
A
R
41
Y
U
L
E
42
E
R
M
A
43
S
C
A
L
E
44
S
45
S
A
D
46
R
E
S
U
47
L
T
E
D
48
P
49
R
E
S
S
50
L
I
E
51
T
52
R
I
O
53
S
54
P
55
I
K
E
56
S
57
T
E
I
N
B
58
E
59
C
60
K
61
A
L
O
N
G
62
T
A
R
P
63
O
M
E
N
64
R
A
N
E
E
65
E
L
S
E
66
T
I
R
E
67
K
N
A
R
S
68
P
E
E
N
69
S
T
E
W
© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Information : DATA
5. "Shoo!" : SCAT
9. Degrade : ABASE
14. Aid a criminal : ABET
15. "The Sun ___ Rises" : ALSO
16. Boner : ERROR
17. Bedstead part : SLAT
18. Crawford film from a Maugham work : RAIN
19. Carpenter's need : NAILS
20. TV part for Stacy Keach : HEMINGWAY
22. Bracken or Fisher : EDDIE
23. Female red deer : ROES
24. Chew the fat : GAB
25. Recorded, in a way : TAPED
28. Supposed : PRESUMED
33. Actress Lupino : IDA
34. Pilfered : STOLEN
37. Function : ROLE
38. Country-club sport : GOLF
40. Close, to Cowper : ANEAR
41. Christmas : YULE
42. Columnist Bombeck : ERMA
43. Weighing machines : SCALES
45. Morose : SAD
46. Arose as a consequence : RESULTED
48. Journalists : PRESS
50. Prevaricate : LIE
51. Peter, Paul and Mary, e.g. : TRIO
53. Bandleader Jones : SPIKE
56. "Cannery Row" author : STEINBECK
61. Lengthwise : ALONG
62. Canvas covering at Shea Stad. : TARP
63. Presage : OMEN
64. In India, reigning queen : RANEE
65. Otherwise : ELSE
66. Fatigue : TIRE
67. Knots in wood : KNARS
68. Part of a hammer's head : PEEN
69. Goulash, e.g. : STEW
1. Dollop : DASH
2. Competent : ABLE
3. Bad News Bears, e.g. : TEAM
4. Clothes : ATTIRE
5. Bilko's rank, for short : SARGE
6. Talons : CLAWS
7. Largest continent : ASIA
8. Actor Danza : TONY
9. Defender of Troy : AENEAS
10. Noted sci-fi author : BRADBURY
11. Dry : ARID
12. Performances by one person : SOLI
13. Irish Gaelic : ERSE
21. Affirmative motions : NODS
24. Type : GENRE
25. "Save the ___," Lemmon film : TIGER
26. Worship : ADORE
27. "The Wild ___," book by 39 Down : PALMS
28. Beg : PLEAD
29. Genuine : REAL
30. Mickey or Minnie : MOUSE
31. Greece, to Greeks : ELLAS
32. Actions : DEEDS
35. Flavor : TASTE
36. Formerly : ONCE
39. Creator of the Snopes family : FAULKNER
44. Rotate : SPIN
47. Vassals : LIEGES
49. Automatons : ROBOTS
51. Succinct : TERSE
52. Mature : RIPEN
53. Scotsman's shirt : SARK
54. Scheme : PLAN
55. Variety of grape : IONA
56. Gait : STEP
57. Malamud product : TALE
58. Give off : EMIT
59. Part of a bird's beak : CERE
60. Was aware of : KNEW

Found bugs or have suggestions?