New York Times, Tuesday, August 28, 1990

Author:Albert J. Klaus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 46, Avg Word Len: 4.71, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 247 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

1
R
2
E
3
E
4
L
5
S
6
M
7
E
8
W
9
A
10
B
11
A
12
S
13
A
C
L
E
14
A
E
R
I
15
A
D
A
G
E
16
S
L
O
G
17
G
R
I
N
18
P
A
R
I
S
19
P
A
P
A
20
L
O
V
E
S
21
M
A
M
B
O
22
S
T
E
L
E
23
A
R
A
24
A
25
I
26
T
27
F
I
T
N
28
E
29
S
30
S
31
S
32
T
33
E
34
S
N
I
35
P
E
D
36
T
R
O
T
37
H
A
L
38
E
S
T
A
T
E
39
S
40
I
R
E
41
A
L
A
42
S
43
T
A
L
E
N
T
44
N
A
P
45
G
E
N
T
46
I
A
N
47
D
S
O
48
A
N
N
49
M
50
A
51
S
52
T
53
S
54
L
55
E
T
S
T
56
W
57
I
58
S
59
T
A
G
A
I
N
60
R
E
V
U
E
61
O
V
E
R
62
A
L
M
A
63
A
V
E
R
T
64
V
A
N
E
65
P
E
E
R
66
D
Y
N
E
67
E
N
D
S
68
E
S
S
E
© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Virginia ___ : REEL
5. Hooded merganser : SMEW
9. Opposite of "Vive!" : ABAS
13. Hardwood tree : ACLE
14. Air: Comb. form : AERI
15. Saying : ADAGE
16. Plod : SLOG
17. Smile broadly : GRIN
18. "Last Tango in ___," Brando film : PARIS
19. Como recording: 1954 : PAPALOVESMAMBO
22. Gravestone : STELE
23. Macaw : ARA
24. Small island : AIT
27. Suitability : FITNESS
31. Fr. holy woman : STE
34. Shot from a hidden position : SNIPED
36. Turkey ___ : TROT
37. Holbrook or Linden : HAL
38. Possessions : ESTATES
40. Wrath : IRE
41. Exclamation of regret : ALAS
43. Natural ability : TALENT
44. Short sleep : NAP
45. Fringed ___ (N.A. flower) : GENTIAN
47. Mil. award : DSO
48. Actress Jillian : ANN
49. Ship's poles : MASTS
54. Checker recording: 1961 : LETSTWISTAGAIN
60. Medley of skits : REVUE
61. Above : OVER
62. ___ mater : ALMA
63. Prevent : AVERT
64. Weathercock : VANE
65. Equal : PEER
66. Unit of force : DYNE
67. Terminates : ENDS
68. "___ Quam Videri" (N.C. motto) : ESSE
1. Rough files : RASPS
2. Conspicuous success : ECLAT
3. Bolt together : ELOPE
4. Lawful : LEGAL
5. An edible starch : SAGO
6. ___ Griffin of TV and Wall St. : MERV
7. Part of HOMES : ERIE
8. Defeats an opponent : WINS
9. Inflexible : ADAMANT
10. Part of a fishhook : BARB
11. Exchange premium : AGIO
12. His, in Arles : SES
15. Separately : APART
20. Let : LEASE
21. Young, unmarried women : MAIDENS
25. Trice : INSTANT
26. Creature of great size : TITAN
27. Regaled : FETED
28. The Emerald Isle : ERIN
29. Wading bird : SORA
30. Chassé, e.g. : STEP
31. Dance of the 30's : SHAG
32. Fiction : TALE
33. Verve : ELAN
35. Companion : PAL
39. Mouth: Comb. form : STOMA
42. Height : STATURE
46. Atlas feature : INSET
50. Yawning : AGAPE
51. Transactions : SALES
52. Multiplied by : TIMES
53. Gin : SNARE
54. Assess : LEVY
55. Level : EVEN
56. Braided : WOVE
57. Lendl of tennis : IVAN
58. Transmit : SEND
59. Three, in Avila : TRES
60. Half a diam. : RAD

Found bugs or have suggestions?