New York Times, Friday, August 28, 1987

Author: Eli Wesoff
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.17, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
Eli Wesoff has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1987, The New York Times
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1. Begin's Peace Prize partner : SADAT
6. Film actor Ray : ALDO
10. Pahlavi, once : SHAH
14. Certain testimony : ALIBI
15. Kind of check : RAIN
16. Spy portrayed by Garbo : HARI
17. Harsh : STERN
18. Battle scene in the Crusades : ACRE
19. Nobelist Wiesel : ELIE
20. In high dudgeon : HOTANDBOTHERED
23. Haw's partner : HEE
24. Range : SCOPE
25. Of questionable honesty : SHADY
27. "Tub" occupants : THREEMEN
31. Molecule unit : ATOM
32. Poet Lizette : REESE
33. Egg: Comb. form : OVI
34. Breakfast item : SAUSAGE
37. Of a famous fabulist : AESOPIC
39. Apr. collector : IRS
40. Showed surprise : SATUP
42. Mauna Loa goddess : PELE
43. Annie Oakleys : FREEBIES
45. Some Yalies : COEDS
47. Corner or edge, in Essen : KANTE
48. Mus. adaptation : ARR
49. Snubbed : COLDSHOULDERED
55. ___ podrida : OLLA
56. Wine lovers: Abbr. : OENS
57. He tried to fly on an eagle : ETANA
58. "The ___ Curse," Hammett yarn : DAIN
59. TV's talking horse : MRED
60. Hindu life principle : ATMAN
61. Footless animal : APOD
62. U.S. satellite : ESSA
63. Indiscretion : LAPSE
1. Window part : SASH
2. Choral voice : ALTO
3. Regimen : DIET
4. Lincoln and Ribicoff : ABRAHAMS
5. Covered with stannum : TINNED
6. Fast horse : ARAB
7. Tennis star in the 20's : LACOSTE
8. Really inexpensive : DIRTCHEAP
9. Kind of town : ONEHORSE
10. Actress-dancer North : SHEREE
11. Barbara or Nathan : HALE
12. Jejune : ARID
13. Rush : HIE
21. "L.A. Law" actress : DEY
22. Equipment for duelists : EPEES
25. Brenda of comics : STARR
26. D.C. body : HOUSE
28. Motorized bike : MOPED
29. Wrongdoings : EVILS
30. Pleasing : NICE
31. Quasi : ASIF
32. Restrains a horse again : RETETHERS
35. " . . . ___ as a fire": Franklin : ASBAD
36. Profitable, old style : GAINSOME
38. "The Merry Widow," e.g. : OPERETTA
41. ___ head (think) : USEONES
44. Britt ___, Swedish actress : EKLAND
45. P.G.A.'s Peete : CAL
46. Trying experience : ORDEAL
49. Thunder sound : CLAP
50. Hodgepodge : OLIO
51. D.C. group re farm products : USDA
52. Anagram for pram : RAMP
53. Former reina et al. : ENAS
54. Clark, of the movies : DANE
55. Room in a harem : ODA

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