New York Times, Monday, August 24, 1987

Author: Albert J. Klaus
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1987, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Spore : SEED
5. Wander : STRAY
10. Gossip material : DIRT
14. Eight: Comb. form : OCTO
15. Seaport in SE England : POOLE
16. Buffalo-to-Albany watercourse : ERIE
17. Russian sea : ARAL
18. Fragrance : AROMA
19. Daring : BOLD
20. Deceived by trickery : PULLEDAFASTONE
23. "Hail!" to Caesar : AVE
24. Stannum : TIN
25. Seventh sign of the zodiac : LIBRA
28. Collection of anecdotes : ANA
31. "Lost Horizon" director : CAPRA
35. Actress Munson : ONA
36. Remove : DELETE
39. Where Kashan is : IRAN
40. Pitched a slow ball : PULLEDTHESTRING
43. Gaelic : ERSE
44. An angel : SERAPH
45. Mary Lincoln, ___ Todd : NEE
46. Unexpected obstacles : SNAGS
48. Alcoholic drink : RUM
49. Organic compound : ESTER
51. River in Switzerland : AAR
53. Toward the stern : AFT
54. Moved out of town : PULLEDUPSTAKES
62. Hindu woman's garment : SARI
63. "Palazzo Dario" painter : MONET
64. Dissolve : MELT
65. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
66. Old womanish : ANILE
67. Mexican monetary unit : PESO
68. Depend (on) : RELY
69. Duchin or Nero : PETER
70. Exude : SPEW
1. Cleansing agent : SOAP
2. Beige : ECRU
3. And others: Abbr. : ETAL
4. It once went far : DOLLAR
5. Shovel : SPADE
6. One-third of a 1970 film title : TORA
7. Place for a cupola : ROOF
8. ___ mater : ALMA
9. Fermentation agent : YEAST
10. Carefree : DEBONAIR
11. Press : IRON
12. Irritate : RILE
13. Spread to dry : TED
21. Avoid : EVADE
22. Muscular spasm : TIC
25. Easy, swinging gaits : LOPES
26. Store ashes : INURN
27. Extremely light wood : BALSA
28. Change : ALTER
29. India's Prime Minister: 1947-64 : NEHRU
30. TV series featuring Mr. T : ATEAM
32. Art copy : PRINT
33. Indian queen : RANEE
34. Wrath : ANGER
37. McMahon and Ames : EDS
38. Sixth sense : ESP
41. Conformance with the law : LEGALITY
42. Burglary : THEFT
47. Bando of baseball : SAL
50. Philatelist's collection : STAMPS
52. Chart details again : REMAP
53. Daisylike flower : ASTER
54. Peel : PARE
55. Russian river : URAL
56. Completed : DONE
57. One : UNIT
58. Soccer great : PELE
59. Retain : KEEP
60. Other : ELSE
61. Store away : STOW
62. Sun. talk : SER

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