New York Times, Monday, September 18, 1989

Author: Albert J. Klaus
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 43, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 243 (avg 1.34)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 3
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. TV sitcom located in Boston : CHEERS
7. Rebecca ___, played by Kirstie Alley : HOWE
11. Mornings: Abbr. : AMS
14. Rue : REGRET
15. Baking chamber : OVEN
16. Ted Danson, to Cliff and Frasier : SAM
17. Iroquoian : ONEIDA
18. Antitoxins : SERA
19. Tom Kite, e.g. : PRO
20. Former Portuguese monetary units : REIS
21. Increasing threefold : TREBLING
23. ___ Perlman as Carla : RHEA
25. Spikes a drink : LACES
26. Wide open : AGAPE
30. Playing marbles : AGATES
33. Keepsake : RELIC
34. Richard ___, actor from Pa. : GERE
35. Source of a bitter drug : ALOE
39. Of the roof of the mouth : PALATAL
41. Food-store employees : BAGGERS
43. Exclamation of sorrow : ALAS
44. Son of Agrippina the Younger : NERO
46. Poker stakes : ANTES
47. Stagger : TOTTER
49. Lift : RAISE
50. Proprietor : OWNER
53. River to the Elbe : ISER
55. "Hail Sabbath! . . . the ___ day": J. Grahame : POORMANS
58. Shelley ___ of 1 Across reruns : LONG
61. Also : TOO
62. Selves : EGOS
63. Indolent : OTIOSE
66. McMahon and Asner : EDS
67. New Zealand owl : RURU
68. Goober : PEANUT
69. Stain : DYE
70. Dotted, as with stars : SEME
71. Ancient Jewish ascetic : ESSENE
1. ___-Magnon : CRO
2. Female lobster : HEN
3. "Rome of Hungary" : EGER
4. Lake or canal : ERIE
5. Change course : REDIRECT
6. Cache : STASH
7. One held for ransom : HOSTAGE
8. Beyond : OVER
9. Existed : WERE
10. Authorize : ENABLE
11. Savory jelly : ASPIC
12. French river : MARNE
13. Hazes of a sort : SMOGS
22. Baked flat-noodles dish : LASAGNA
24. Young aerie occupant : EAGLET
26. Harp, in Roma : ARPA
27. Pertaining to the earth : GEAL
28. ___ breve : ALLA
29. Spanish piece of eight : PIASTER
31. Shaded retreats : ARBORS
32. Hyson or oopak : TEA
36. Indonesian island group : LETI
37. Mine finds : ORES
38. To be: Latin : ESSE
40. Pismire : ANT
42. Executes, in a way : GARROTES
45. Come forth again : REISSUE
48. Abalones : ORMERS
50. Chose : OPTED
51. Bartender on 1 Across : WOODY
52. Part of a springe : NOOSE
54. Run away with a lover : ELOPE
56. Chills and fever : AGUE
57. George Wendt's role on 1 Across : NORM
59. Indian Ocean island : NIAS
60. Departed : GONE
64. Helios : SUN
65. Hot time in Paris : ETE

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