New York Times, Monday, July 25, 1988

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { F J Q U X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Sidney L. Robbins has 153 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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Across Down
1. Wash cycle : RINSE
6. Sandlot baseball's covering : TAPE
10. Malay tribesman : MORO
14. Perfect : IDEAL
15. Nonpareil : ONER
16. Admit : AVOW
17. Kind of general : POSTMASTER
19. Mentally A-O.K. : SANE
20. Otherwise : ELSE
21. Oven for annealing glass : LEHR
22. Book of maps : ATLAS
23. This may be tapped : BEER
24. Lyric poem : ODE
25. Gook : SLIME
29. Notice : OBSERVE
33. Chemical compound : TOLAN
34. Iridescent gem : OPAL
35. Wire measures : MILS
37. Of the limits of knowledge : EPISTEMOLOGICAL
40. Headcheese, e.g. : MEAT
41. Wise one : SAGE
42. Akin, on Mom's side : ENATE
43. British monarchy's symbol of authority : SCEPTRE
45. King of the English: 946-55 : EDRED
46. Anonymous Richard : ROE
47. London stoolie : NARK
50. Vermont ski spot : STOWE
53. Chanteuse Horne : LENA
54. Aide: Abbr. : ASST
58. Trademark : LOGO
59. Any Simon Legree : TASKMASTER
61. Hebrew measure : OMER
62. Actor Jannings : EMIL
63. Odd job : CHORE
64. Seven-day period : WEEK
65. Nook at Notre Dame : APSE
66. Cheyenne's home : TEPEE
1. Mature : RIPE
2. Matinee ___ : IDOL
3. Loch ___ monster : NESS
4. Cloy : SATE
5. Shade tree : ELM
6. "We're off ___ the wizard" : TOSEE
7. Study of man's development : ANTHROPOGENESIS
8. Equal : PEER
9. Miss the mark : ERR
10. Pull the strings : MASTERMIND
11. Shape of a famed office : OVAL
12. Columnist Barrett : RONA
13. Is in debt : OWES
18. Robin Hood's quaff : ALE
22. Summer quaff : ADE
23. Distorted : BENT
24. A European capital : OSLO
25. Hold back : STEM
26. Certain gaits : LOPES
27. Sacro attachment : ILIAC
28. Beethoven's Ninth, e.g. : MASTERWORK
30. Container for hay : BALE
31. Deputy of a sort : VICAR
32. Gladden : ELATE
34. The Tentmaker : OMAR
36. Snow vehicle : SLED
38. Town near Padua : ESTE
39. One of the carnies : GEEK
44. Edgar Allan ___ : POE
48. Leg part : ANKLE
49. Smash into : RAM
50. Sign outside a school : SLOW
51. Volume : TOME
52. Curved molding : OGEE
53. Gooseneck, e.g. : LAMP
54. Retired tennis star : ASHE
55. Desist : STOP
56. Withered : SERE
57. Family follower : TREE
59. Earl Grey is one : TEA
60. Statute : ACT

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