New York Times, Thursday, August 23, 1990

Author: Robert Katz
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { B J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 3, Spans: 3
Robert Katz has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Indian princess : RANI
5. Univ. of Calif. site, with 10 Across : SANTA
10. See 5 Across : CRUZ
14. Trammell of the Tigers : ALAN
15. Decorate : ADORN
16. Actress Virna ___ : LISI
17. Zilch : NONE
18. Unit of capacitance : FARAD
19. It, in Italy : ESSO
20. Loser in 1972 : GEORGESMCGOVERN
23. Shirt type : TEE
24. Sped : TORE
25. Part of a TV set : SCR
28. Specialty at U.C.L.A. : EDUC
31. J. R.'s bailiwick : DALLAS
35. Kin of hic or hoc : HAEC
37. Not sanguine : GRIM
39. French historian : TAINE
40. College at 5 & 10 Across named after loser to Eisenhower : ADLAIESTEVENSON
43. Painter El ___ : GRECO
44. Air: Comb. form : AERI
45. Art cult : DADA
46. Writers Ernest and Anya : SETONS
48. Antitoxins : SERA
50. In the go position : SET
51. Middle East bread : PITA
53. Literary monogram : TSE
55. Loser in 1988 : MICHAELSDUKAKIS
63. Height: Comb. form : ACRO
64. Painter ___ della Francesca : PIERO
65. Kálmán operetta : SARI
66. Espied : SEEN
67. Records : TAPES
68. Catchall abbr. : ETAL
69. Deuce topper : TREY
70. Path preceder : OSTEO
71. Kind of job : DESK
1. Hit the doorbell : RANG
2. Medicinal plant : ALOE
3. Billionth: Comb. form : NANO
4. Like neon : INERT
5. Kind of file : SAFEEDGE
6. Huxtable and Rehan : ADAS
7. Standard : NORM
8. Pamphlet : TRACT
9. "Susan ___," 1937 play : ANDGOD
10. Winner over Blaine (1884) and Harrison (1892) : CLEVELAND
11. Start the day : RISE
12. U.N. Security Council member : USSR
13. National park in Utah : ZION
21. Aitch preceder : GEE
22. Emulate D. Webster : ORATE
25. Catches flies : SHAGS
26. Core group : CADRE
27. Lease again : RELET
29. Sky Bear : URSA
30. Quotes : CITES
32. Actresses Eilbacher and Kirk : LISAS
33. Battery terminal : ANODE
34. French legislature : SENAT
36. Harsh sound : CACOPHONY
38. Simple : MERE
41. Where Ephesus was : IONIA
42. José Iturbi was one : VIRTUOSO
47. "___ the Rear," old song : STEPTO
49. Invite : ASK
52. A k a : ALIAS
54. Let up : EASED
55. Vertical spar : MAST
56. Bakery worker : ICER
57. Canadian Indian : CREE
58. Family branch : SEPT
59. Endure, in Edinburgh : DREE
60. "Kiss Me, ___" : KATE
61. Keoghs' kin : IRAS
62. Smooth as ___ : SILK

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