New York Times, Thursday, September 22, 1988

Author:William Canine
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { H J X Z }, Scrabble score: 311 (avg 1.66)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
William Canine has 65 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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1. Prefix with john or god : DEMI
5. Magna ___ : CARTA
10. Norwegian king : OLAV
14. Ardor : ELAN
15. "On life's vast ___ . . . ": Pope : OCEAN
16. Venetian magistrate : DOGE
17. Storage places : BINS
18. Talkative : LOQUACIOUS
20. Singer Tennille : TONI
21. Actress Joanne : DRU
22. Court schedule : DOCKET
23. Lets stand : STETS
25. More agreeable : NICER
27. Sally : QUIP
29. " . . . Western Front" novelist : REMARQUE
34. Fort Worth inst. : TCU
36. Plumber? : PIPER
38. Some are palookas : PUGS
39. Skater Heiden : ERIC
41. Figure of authority : ELDER
43. Dissolve : MELT
44. "Divorce capital," once : RENO
45. Pyromaniac's crime : ARSON
47. Peer at : EYE
48. Southwestern shrub : MESQUITE
51. Warrant off. : BOSN
53. Three-time Masters champion : SNEAD
55. Fabled guardian of mines : GNOME
58. Las Vegas features : TABLES
62. Soc.-page denizen : DEB
64. TV's "L.___" : ALAW
65. Large area : SQUAREMILE
67. Abundant : RIFE
68. "Charley's ___" : AUNT
69. Tips : CANTS
70. Wickedness : EVIL
71. Don Giovanni, e.g. : RAKE
72. Robes : TOGAS
73. Something to make : DEAL
1. Liabilities : DEBTS
2. Prufrock's creator : ELIOT
3. Models : MANNEQUINS
4. Locale phrase: Lat. : INSITU
5. Something too common : COLD
6. Type of squash : ACORN
7. Syllabus material : REQUIREDREADING
8. Ala ___, U.S.S.R. range : TAU
9. Garland : ANADEM
10. Of a Pindaric : ODIC
11. Defunct magazine : LOOK
12. Malarial fever : AGUE
13. Weskit : VEST
19. Comedienne Witherspoon : CORA
24. Taste : SIP
26. Proserpina's mother : CERES
28. Jay's cousin : PIE
30. Indy driver's concern : RPM
31. Export from Seville : QUEENOLIVE
32. "The ___ Duckling" : UGLY
33. Punta del ___, Uruguay : ESTE
34. Part of a school year : TERM
35. Algonquian language : CREE
37. Pentagonal base : PLATE
40. "Le ___ d'Or" : COQ
42. Plunder : ROB
46. Nailing block : NOG
49. Utilities customer : USER
50. Thrips, e.g. : INSECT
52. Caught : SNARED
54. Alluvial plain : DELTA
56. Puzo subject : MAFIA
57. Confederate general : EWELL
58. Winter Palace resident : TSAR
59. ___ vitae (alcohol) : AQUA
60. Rot! : BUNK
61. Overdue : LATE
63. Mamie's predecessor : BESS
66. Out-of-style jacket : MAO

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