New York Times, Tuesday, July 17, 1990

Author:Lois Sidway
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 289 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 2, Spans: 3
Lois Sidway has 67 pre-Shortz puzzles and 18 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Opposite of e'en : MORN
5. Mall and Tajo of the Met : BASSI
10. Incautious : RASH
14. Salmagundi : OLIO
15. African antelope : ELAND
16. ___ mater : ALMA
17. Musical request of 1934 : BLOWGABRIELBLOW
20. Glut : SATIATE
21. Retaliate; avenge : PAYBACK
22. Monocle part : LENS
24. Sty cry : OINK
25. Boatman of myth : CHARON
29. Set firmly : PLANT
32. Boring implement : AUGER
33. Devils or Saints, e.g. : TEAM
34. Hoss's dad : BEN
37. Musical request of 1889 : SLIDEKELLYSLIDE
41. Beige : TAN
42. Elegant bash : GALA
43. With 10 Down, Potter character : PETER
44. Shelve : TABLE
46. Pal : FRIEND
47. Minestrone veggies : PEAS
49. ___ avis : RARA
51. Quick looks : GLANCES
54. "___ this!" : NOWHEAR
59. Musical request of 1928 : LAUGHCLOWNLAUGH
61. Annul : UNDO
62. Jeweler's weight : CARAT
63. Corner : TREE
64. Turns to the right : GEES
65. Famous middleman of baseball : EVERS
66. Pop : SODA
1. Unruly throngs : MOBS
2. Sevilla stewpot : OLLA
3. Very funny fellow : RIOT
4. "___ lay me down . . . " : NOWI
5. Defeated : BEATEN
6. V.P. Barkley : ALBEN
7. Patriotic org. : SAR
8. Small piece : SNIP
9. Notion : IDEA
10. See 43 Across : RABBIT
11. Poe-tic middle name : ALLAN
12. Artistic cover-up? : SMOCK
13. Peddle vociferously : HAWK
18. In great number : GALORE
19. City on the Saône : LYON
23. Elementary text : SPELLER
25. Threw out : CAST
26. Word with hoop or skirt : HULA
27. Not "fer" : AGIN
28. Roulette space : RED
30. "___, Lucille," 1919 musical : LALA
31. A Vanderbilt : AMY
33. Freshwater duck : TEAL
34. Take the bait : BITE
35. Paradise : EDEN
36. Twerp's cousin : NERD
38. Soviet agcy. : KGB
39. Spread out : SPRAWL
40. Luau souvenir : LEI
44. Latin-American dances : TANGOS
45. He wrote "The Nazarene" : ASCH
46. Areas of activity : FRONTS
47. Level : PLANE
48. ___ Cologne : EAUDE
50. Sadat : ANWAR
51. Gurgling sound : GLUG
52. "___ Homo," Titian painting : ECCE
53. Croat, e.g. : SLAV
55. Bowlers or sailors : HATS
56. Large kangaroo : EURO
57. Like sharp cheese : AGED
58. Actress Perlman of "Cheers" : RHEA
60. Crude metal : ORE

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