New York Times, Wednesday, July 19, 1989

Author: Louis Sabin
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 4.84, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Lou Sabin has 92 pre-Shortz puzzles and 29 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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Across Down
1. Muslim faith : ISLAM
6. Phi follower : CHI
9. Motivate : STIR
13. Its capital is Santiago : CHILE
14. Risky, difficult situation : HOTPOTATO
17. Links gem : EAGLE
18. Cooks too long : OVERBAKES
19. "Panama ___," Porter musical : HATTIE
21. Western films : OATERS
22. Pituitary hormone, for short : ACTH
24. Ranch unit : ACRE
26. Stack role : NESS
27. "___ Boot" : DAS
28. Quickly : PRESTO
30. Hippo follower : DROME
32. Goalies' areas : CREASES
38. Escape artists : ELUDERS
41. Boss : HEADMAN
42. Gold-watch recipient : RETIREE
43. Clobbered, à la David : SMOTE
44. Kiddie cot : CRADLE
48. Plunk preceder : KER
49. Comic Mort : SAHL
53. District : AREA
54. Manage : TEND
55. Scan again : REREAD
57. Victoria's prince : ALBERT
59. Begins to shoot : OPENSFIRE
61. A Champion : MARGE
64. American Indian's garment : MATCHCOAT
65. Summum bonum : IDEAL
66. Sheltered, in a way : ALEE
67. Hopi's cousin : UTE
68. Tall and thin : REEDY
1. Rocks, to a hood : ICE
2. ___ Na Na (entertainment group) : SHA
3. Arch Oboler radio series : LIGHTSOUT
4. Muslim deity : ALLAH
5. Touch : MEET
6. Option : CHOICE
7. Remains suspended : HOVERS
8. Believer: Suffix : ITE
9. Condition : STATE
10. Grabs : TAKES
11. Brain passages : ITERS
12. Betsy or Diana : ROSS
15. Greg Norman is one : PRO
16. Scottish resort : OBAN
20. Swabbie : TAR
22. Calculator : ADDER
23. Frankie of the 88 keys : CARLE
25. Emulate Dürer : ETCH
28. Equal : PEER
29. Mine line : ORE
31. Late Middle Ages date : MDI
33. Comfort : EASE
34. Dewey or Nelson: Abbr. : ADM
35. Purple-flowered shrub : SMOKETREE
36. Consumed : EATEN
37. McCarthy's wooden sidekick : SNERD
39. ___ hall, at a camp : REC
40. Wheys of milk : SERA
45. Noah's landing place : ARARAT
46. Strike out : DELETE
47. Dr. Jekyll's hangout : LAB
49. Flower part : SEPAL
50. Climber's challenge : ARETE
51. Therefore : HENCE
52. Tie : LASH
54. Diamond deal : TRADE
55. Capital of Italia : ROMA
56. U.S.A.F. pilot's medal: Abbr. : DFC
58. Arab chief : EMIR
60. Chit : IOU
62. Wander : GAD
63. Cathedral town in England : ELY

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