New York Times, Tuesday, September 20, 1988

Author:Betty Jorgensen
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { F Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Betty Jorgensen has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles and 8 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1988, The New York Times
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1. "Thy word is ___ unto my feet" : ALAMP
6. Pretty girl: Slang : DISH
10. Baal, for one : IDOL
14. Farr who played Klinger : JAMIE
15. Sweeten the pot : ANTE
16. San ___, Riviera resort : REMO
17. Herbert's "___ in the Dark" : AKISS
18. Clock part : DIAL
19. Last word at church : AMEN
20. Warning to sailors : REDSKYATMORNING
23. Orb : EYE
24. School org. : PTA
25. Sal and Sunday : GALS
28. Swabs : MOPS
31. Was solicitous : CARED
36. Altar constellation : ARA
37. Notable period : ERA
38. Poet Dickinson : EMILY
39. Time of day to Browning : MORNINGSATSEVEN
44. Shaker's partner : MOVER
45. Tango number : TWO
46. Emerger from Adam's rib : EVE
47. Precious violin : AMATI
48. Earth inheritors : MEEK
49. Mine finds : ORES
50. Health club : SPA
52. Jabber : YAP
54. Berlin's waking sentiments : HOWIHATETOGETUP
63. Always : EVER
64. Trick : RUSE
65. Silly : INANE
66. Scarce : RARE
67. Gaelic : ERSE
68. Pravda founder : LENIN
69. "Scots wha hae wi' Wallace ___": Burns : BLED
70. Appear : SEEM
71. Limits : EDGES
1. Not fully closed : AJAR
2. Veronica of films : LAKE
3. Among : AMID
4. Is lonesome for : MISSES
5. Annoying : PESKY
6. Art cult : DADA
7. "What's ___ for me?" : INIT
8. Collectors' items : STAMPS
9. Spartan slave : HELOT
10. Iraqi neighbor : IRAN
11. Half: Prefix : DEMI
12. Sign : OMEN
13. Yearn : LONG
21. Red Sea country : YEMEN
22. Big A events : RACES
25. Greek letter : GAMMA
26. "___ With a View": Forster : AROOM
27. Imago, when young : LARVA
29. Assn. : ORG
30. Adhesive : PASTE
32. Soul, in Savoie : AME
33. Columbia or Missouri : RIVER
34. Pupil, to Pierre : ELEVE
35. Units of force : DYNES
40. Left, after taxes : NET
41. Hibernians : IRISH
42. Reverent respect : AWE
43. Edo, today : TOKYO
48. Ripe : MATURE
49. Pried a crate : OPENED
51. Peels : PARES
53. Lithe : AGILE
54. Basil or tarragon : HERB
55. Avocado's shape : OVAL
56. "If I ___ a Rich Man" : WERE
57. Angered : IRED
58. To exist, to Cato : ESSE
59. Abound : TEEM
60. Zest : TANG
61. Unicorn fish : UNIE
62. Writes : PENS

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