New York Times, Saturday, August 27, 1988

Author: Patterson Pepple
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { K Q U Z }
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 11, XRef: 0
Patterson Pepple has 37 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1988, The New York Times
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1. Kind of gen. or adm. : 4STAR
6. Pippin : APPLE
11. Patriotic holiday : 4TH
14. Cat-___-tails : ONINE
15. Willow or osier : SALIX
16. Religious, in Roma : PIO
17. F.B.I. clue : FINGERPRINT
19. Que. neighbor : ONT
20. Town where Roman farces originated : ATELLA
21. Neural network : RETE
22. Sault ___ Marie, Mich. : STE
23. Pluto, to Cleo : OSIRIS
25. Badger's African cousin : RATEL
27. Largemouth or smallmouth : BASS
30. President of Liberia : DOE
31. Brain passages : ITERS
32. Former ring king : ALI
33. Smallest amount : LEAST
35. Done, to Donne : OER
36. Habitual last man : LAGGARD
38. Cheese dish : RAREBIT
42. Nice negation : NON
43. Short snorts : SHOTS
45. Amendment backed by NOW : ERA
46. "___ to the wise is enough": Franklin : AWORD
48. Baseball Hall of Famer : OTT
49. Sixth-day creation : ADAM
50. Chiefs, in Córdoba : JEFES
51. Kind of drive : 4WHEEL
53. Winter time in the N. Pac. : BST
54. Lawyer's project : CASE
56. Chair parts : SPLATS
60. Ygdrasil, e.g. : ASH
61. "No man is ___ . . . " : T.R. : ABOVETHELAW
63. Poe's "Annabel ___" : LEE
64. Pears and quinces, e.g. : POMES
65. Where drachmas talked : AGORA
66. Structural timber : 4X4
67. Drugstore cowboys : EYERS
68. Financier ___ Green : HETTY
1. ___ kind (hot poker hand) : 4OFA
2. Fit of anger : SNIT
3. Part of a harrow : TINE
4. Americans of Br. descent : ANGLOS
5. Film units : REELS
6. Viper : ASP
7. Averts : PARRIES
8. Yarn units : PLIES
9. Scourge of serge : LINT
10. Outsides : EXTERIORS
11. Tester location : 4POSTERBED
12. He dyes for a living : TINTER
13. Urban inns : HOTELS
18. Player for Al Davis : RAIDER
24. A.A.A.'s concerns : ROADS
26. Suit to ___ : ATEE
27. ___ Harbour, Fla. : BAL
28. Chicken-king connector : ALA
29. Doyle tale, with "The" : SIGNOFTHE4
33. Corot specialty : LANDSCAPE
34. Something oft plighted : TROTH
37. Senator from Tenn. : GORE
39. Certify : ATTEST
40. Biblical captain : IRA
41. Scottish topper : TAM
44. Word for hedging : HOWEVER
46. British Prime Minister: 1902-5 : AJBAL4
47. Locale of Hardy novels : WESSEX
49. State without proof : ALLEGE
51. Golf group : 4SOME
52. Hebrew dry measure : EPHAH
55. "___ Named Sue," 1969 song : ABOY
57. "Thanks ___!" : ALOT
58. Queen of Hearts goody : TART
59. Vacillate : SWAY
62. Curve : ESS

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