New York Times, Wednesday, August 12, 1987

Author:Melvin Kenworthy
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { W X }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Spans: 2
Melvin Kenworthy has 23 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1987, The New York Times
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1. Gem State capital : BOISE
6. Two-time Mexican president : DIAZ
10. "When I was ___ . . . " : ALAD
14. Capp character : ABNER
15. Wreath on a knight's helmet : ORLE
16. Story : TALE
17. Bach : JOHANNSEBASTIAN
20. Speech disorder : ALALIA
21. Crispy crackers : SALTINES
22. Sly looks : LEERS
24. Kind of cake or meal : OAT
25. Oxford yard, for short : QUAD
27. Ship's crane : DAVIT
30. Javanese tree : UPAS
34. In the last month: Abbr. : ULT
35. Eighth son of Jacob : ASHER
36. Stop on ___ : ADIME
37. Inclined : ATILT
39. Chemical suffix : ANE
40. A former White House chief of staff : REGAN
41. A Yugoslav : CROAT
42. Attacked : RANAT
44. Bitter vetch : ERS
45. Philosopher Immanuel : KANT
46. Beaver State capital : SALEM
47. Blast-furnace fuel : COKE
48. Hurry : HIE
50. Schuster's partner : SIMON
52. "One Man's Family" actor: 1949-52 : JAMESLEE
57. With T.L.C. : GENTLY
60. Gounod : CHARLESFRANCOIS
62. Whitewall or radial : TIRE
63. Roman statesman : CATO
64. Tanned leather : SUEDE
65. Winter accessory of 62 Across : STUD
66. Pointed tooth : TUSK
67. Elan : ARDOR
1. ___ California : BAJA
2. Old Greek coin : OBOL
3. This is breathtaking! : INHALATION
4. Like some bids : SEALED
5. Kovacs or Pyle : ERNIE
6. Author ___ Passos : DOS
7. Angers : IRES
8. Goya's duchess : ALBA
9. Fanatic : ZEALOT
10. Mental set : ATTITUDE
11. Homophone for lane : LAIN
12. Wings on an angelus : ALAE
13. Places of refuge : DENS
18. Ointments : NARDS
19. RR stop : STA
23. Tuaregs' region : SAHARA
25. Charlatan : QUACK
26. Extreme : ULTRA
28. Corruptible : VENAL
29. Castle and Rich : IRENES
31. Having the feet turned inward : PIGEONTOED
32. "And the Lord set ___ upon Cain . . . ": Gen. 4:15 : AMARK
33. One of five : SENSE
35. Courtroom fig. : ATT
36. Actor Carney : ART
38. Shaver's condition, at times : LATHERED
43. Pedro's girlfriend : AMIGA
46. Choose : SELECT
47. Agree : CONCUR
49. Atlas abbr. : ISL
51. Southern constellation : MENSA
52. Tuxedo and Petticoat: Abbr. : JCTS
53. Make ___ (go over well) : AHIT
54. Japanese merchant ship : MARU
55. Jacob's twin : ESAU
56. Salamanders : EFTS
58. Island near Venice : LIDO
59. North Sea feeder : YSER
61. Korean soldier : ROK

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