New York Times, Tuesday, June 6, 1989

Author:Wilson McBeath
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
Wilson McBeath has 28 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

1
S
2
A
3
S
4
S
5
E
6
S
7
T
8
H
9
A
10
T
11
M
12
O
13
O
B
O
E
14
I
N
T
R
A
15
N
O
U
N
16
D
O
W
N
17
A
N
D
O
U
T
18
D
U
S
T
19
A
U
S
T
I
N
20
P
E
R
21
F
E
C
T
O
22
I
D
E
23
S
24
S
A
R
A
H
25
F
26
U
N
E
R
A
27
L
28
C
A
N
A
29
P
30
E
31
C
A
P
E
S
32
B
A
33
L
K
Y
34
N
A
P
35
U
R
A
L
36
M
E
S
A
S
37
E
D
G
E
38
B
A
N
39
D
A
R
E
D
40
M
A
G
E
E
41
A
D
D
42
L
E
D
43
R
E
44
L
A
T
O
R
45
D
O
B
R
46
A
47
S
O
N
S
48
I
49
R
O
N
S
I
D
50
E
51
U
N
I
52
S
53
O
54
N
55
R
A
I
D
56
G
E
T
57
U
P
A
N
D
G
O
58
A
N
N
O
59
A
L
O
N
E
60
T
A
R
S
61
S
I
G
N
62
L
E
N
D
63
O
K
E
Y
© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Answer impudently : SASS
5. Lett's neighbor : ESTH
9. Air: Comb. form : ATMO
13. Reed instrument : OBOE
14. Prefix with mural : INTRA
15. It is sometimes proper : NOUN
16. In very poor condition : DOWNANDOUT
18. Do a household chore : DUST
19. Capital of Tex. : AUSTIN
20. A medium-sized cigar : PERFECTO
22. ___ of March : IDES
24. Singer Vaughan : SARAH
25. Solemn rite : FUNERAL
28. Appetizer : CANAPE
31. Ann and Charles : CAPES
32. Obstinate, as a mule : BALKY
34. Doze : NAP
35. Soviet range : URAL
36. Tablelands : MESAS
37. Border : EDGE
38. Interdict : BAN
39. Ventured : DARED
40. Patrick ___, British actor : MAGEE
41. Confused : ADDLED
43. Storyteller : RELATOR
45. Former Portuguese coin : DOBRA
47. Scions : SONS
48. TV role for Burr : IRONSIDE
51. Simultaneous action : UNISON
55. Incursion : RAID
56. Energy : GETUPANDGO
58. ___ Domini : ANNO
59. Isolated : ALONE
60. Sea dogs : TARS
61. Token : SIGN
62. "___ me your ears": Shak. : LEND
63. ___-doke : OKEY
1. Soft drink : SODA
2. Ben Adhem of literature : ABOU
3. Boars' mates : SOWS
4. Guard : SENTINEL
5. Terminus : END
6. Check : STOP
7. Adjusts accurately : TRUES
8. Foyer objects : HATRACKS
9. Of a S.A. range : ANDEAN
10. Precarious : TOUCHANDGO
11. New wine : MUST
12. Aware of : ONTO
14. Kind of sanctum or circle : INNER
17. Seconds for Tyson : AIDES
21. Skirmish : FRAY
23. Type of saw : SABER
25. Electrical measure : FARAD
26. Actively engaged; busy : UPANDDOING
27. High-tech beam : LASER
29. Beeper : PAGER
30. Foil's kin : EPEE
31. Island of the Greater Antilles : CUBA
33. Puts on cargo : LADES
36. Secular part song : MADRIGAL
37. Erodes : EATSINTO
39. Five-time candidate for U.S. Presidency : DEBS
40. Heavenly food : MANNA
42. Where the pussy cat has been : LONDON
44. Magnifying lens : LOUPE
46. Designer Simpson : ADELE
48. Retirement plans, for short : IRAS
49. Hindu princess : RANI
50. School Shelley attended : ETON
52. Yankton's state: Abbr. : SDAK
53. Folklore creature : OGRE
54. Like a snoop : NOSY
57. "Sturm ___ Drang," Von Klinger play : UND

Found bugs or have suggestions?