New York Times, Thursday, June 8, 1989

Author:Rhonda Kraus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 244 (avg 1.27)
Open Squares: 90, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 1
Rhonda Kraus has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Hunting caravans : SAFARIS
8. Suspended decorative piece : PENDANT
15. Chapel : ORATORY
16. One-celled animals : AMOEBAE
17. Spanish monetary units : PESETAS
18. Meat rolled and filled : ROULADE
19. Stool pigeon : RAT
20. Certifies : ATTESTS
22. Ignited : LIT
23. Windmill sail : AWE
24. Weird : EERIE
25. Knowledge : LORE
26. Fabray and Walker, to friends : NANS
28. Chess pieces : MEN
29. Sub detector : SONAR
30. Pearl producers : OYSTERS
33. Cringes : GROVELS
35. Nigerian native : ARO
36. Bullfight cry : OLE
37. Greed : AVARICE
41. Hoarders : STORERS
45. Lemon-shaped citrus fruits : LIMES
46. Former ring king : ALI
48. Astringent fruit : SLOE
49. Large wading bird : IBIS
50. Emulate Cicero : ORATE
52. Suffix with Annam : ESE
53. Altar constellation : ARA
54. Circuit breakers, e.g. : CUTOUTS
56. A neighbor of Fr. : GER
57. Day of rest : SABBATH
59. Enliven : ANIMATE
61. Expand : ENLARGE
62. Natural abilities : TALENTS
63. Male relative : STEPSON
64. Plantations, e.g. : ESTATES
1. Highest singing voice : SOPRANO
2. Open space between buildings : AREAWAY
3. Ties securely : FASTENS
4. Mischievous Olympian : ATE
5. Church court : ROTA
6. Wrathful : IRATE
7. Complex methods : SYSTEMS
8. Task in a Latin class : PARSING
9. Act with feeling : EMOTE
10. Entre ___ : NOUS
11. ___ Rio, Tex. city : DEL
12. Gastropod mollusk : ABALONE
13. Relating to zenith's opposite : NADIRAL
14. Moves unsteadily : TEETERS
21. Sonneteer's word : ERE
25. Frankie and Johnny : LOVERS
27. What strange behavior evokes : STARES
29. Cavatina : SOLO
31. Mother of 4 Down : ERIS
32. Fabulous bird of prey : ROC
34. Trumpery : ROT
37. Assumed names : ALIASES
38. Quivering : VIBRANT
39. Friendly : AMIABLE
40. Made of baked clay : EARTHEN
41. Locate : SITUATE
42. Tastefully luxurious : ELEGANT
43. Floral ribbon ornament : ROSETTE
44. Cassandra was one : SEERESS
47. Thai language : LAO
50. Opposite of income : OUTGO
51. Lab vessels : ETNAS
54. The ___, rock group : CARS
55. Sediment : SILT
58. Purifying sac. : BAP
60. ___ culpa : MEA

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