New York Times, Tuesday, August 21, 1990

Author:Sidney L. Robbins
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 45, Avg Word Len: 4.86, Missing: { F J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 247 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Sidney L. Robbins has 136 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Fragrance : AROMA
6. Org. protecting animals : SPCA
10. ___ Angeles : LOS
13. Term of endearment : SUGAR
14. King of comedy : ALAN
15. Pitcher's no-no : BALK
16. North Sea isle under British control: 1945-52 : HELIGOLAND
18. Sidekick of Amos : ANDY
19. Monsieur, in Madrid : SENOR
20. Leaves helpless : STRANDS
22. Tar : SALT
24. Cousins of a Ph.D. : EDDS
25. Fountain order : SODA
29. Join : TIE
30. Holliday and Severinsen : DOCS
32. Witch birds : ANIS
33. Gumbo : OKRA
35. Gladden : ELATE
37. Make almost as good as new : RESTORE
39. Candy ___ (nurse's aide) : STRIPER
41. Had supper : DINED
42. Agitate : STIR
44. ___-do-well : NEER
45. Roman tyrant : NERO
46. Kind of ride or stack : HAY
47. Sea birds : ERNS
48. Pa. city : YORK
50. R.P.I. is one : INST
52. Vowel omission : ELISION
54. Domesticated : TAMED
58. Romanian city : ARAD
59. Massive election triumphs : LANDSLIDES
62. Emerges victorious : WINS
63. Those people : THEY
64. More mature : OLDER
65. Conducted : LED
66. Positive : SURE
67. Approaches : NEARS
1. Wood for skis : ASH
2. Regrets : RUES
3. Eye amorously : OGLE
4. Chief : MAIN
5. Rival of Sparta and Athens : ARGOS
6. Maglie or Bando of baseball : SAL
7. Trounce : PLASTER
8. Jargon : CANT
9. Pianist Previn or Watts : ANDRE
10. Certain gardener : LANDSCAPER
11. Classic auto : OLDS
12. Firmament : SKY
15. Hair preparation : BANDOLINE
17. W. J. Bryan was one : ORATOR
21. Viper : ADDER
23. Prefers : LIKES
25. Red quartz : SARD
26. ___ a million : ONEIN
27. Attraction at Anaheim : DISNEYLAND
28. Some heavenly bodies : ASTEROIDS
31. Dutch genre painter : STEEN
34. Man of Tibet, e.g. : ASIAN
36. Bobbles the ball : ERRS
38. Scents : ODORS
40. Lovers' meetings : TRYSTS
43. Painter's aid : THINNER
49. Sandy's skirts : KILTS
51. Eagle's weapon : TALON
52. Another Pa. city : ERIE
53. Honolulu's island : OAHU
55. Eight furlongs : MILE
56. Old Icelandic work : EDDA
57. Source of venison : DEER
58. Leather piercer : AWL
60. Color : DYE
61. Undergrad. bigwigs : SRS

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