New York Times, Wednesday, August 5, 1987

Author:John Greenman
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { B F K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 263 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
John Greenman has 52 pre-Shortz puzzles and 12 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1987, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Dusting powder : TALC
5. Pop-music platter : DISC
9. Mythical murderess : MEDEA
14. Hawaiian thrush : OMAO
15. Cartoonist Soglow : OTTO
16. Open to view : OVERT
17. Agitated state : SNIT
18. "Bird thou never ___": Shelley : WERT
19. Farm-gear pioneer : DEERE
20. U.S. clergyman-author: 1663-1728 : COTTONMATHER
23. Unspecified person : ANYONE
24. Of low quality : POOR
25. Copyright symbol : CEE
28. He pulls in pushers : NARC
30. Army sergeants : NONCOMS
32. Given a glimpse : SHOWN
35. Tobacco drier : OAST
37. Skip over : OMIT
38. Verne captain : NEMO
39. Pigs' digs : STIES
40. Far: Comb. form : TELE
41. Toast topping : OLEO
42. Raison d'___ : ETRE
43. Mink's cousin : OTTER
44. Man-eating ogre of legend : WINDIGO
46. Showcase recording, for short : DEMO
48. Msg. from the Titanic : SOS
49. Author Jaffe : RONA
51. Songs for nine : NONETS
55. A "Citizen Kane" co-star : JOSEPHCOTTEN
57. July TV fare : RERUN
60. Zwei follower : DREI
61. Station wagon, e.g. : AUTO
62. Unaccompanied : ALONE
63. Ragged : TORN
64. Notion: Comb. form : IDEO
65. Practiced a trade : PLIED
66. Draft status : ONEA
67. For fear that : LEST
1. Puccini opera : TOSCA
2. David's eldest son : AMNON
3. Parishioners, e.g. : LAITY
4. A poplar : COTTONWOOD
5. Something depressing : DOWNER
6. Inventory unit : ITEM
7. Seat-belt part : STRAP
8. Kind of oil : COTTONSEED
9. Contemporary : MODERN
10. At any juncture : EVER
11. Actor Billy ___ Williams : DEE
12. Mismanage : ERR
13. Had a little lamb : ATE
21. Second son of Judah : ONAN
22. Jeers : HOOTS
25. Halley's ___ : COMET
26. Nellie's "South Pacific" man : EMILE
27. Product of an acid-alcohol reaction : ESTER
29. Grew to like : COTTONEDTO
31. Flopsy sibling : COTTONTAIL
32. Phoebe and C. P. : SNOWS
33. Sun: Comb. form : HELIO
34. Auguries : OMENS
36. Demeanor : AIR
39. Edible bulbs : SEGOS
43. "Typee" sequel : OMOO
45. Made wrinkle-free : IRONED
47. Live oak : ENCINA
50. Stage projection : APRON
52. Chopin product : ETUDE
53. Heads, in Le Havre : TETES
54. Look down one's nose at : SNOOT
55. D-day month : JUNE
56. At this site : HERE
57. Join a bull session : RAP
58. Wing : ELL
59. Parisian's king : ROI

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