It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Edge for best results.
Jane S. Flowerree
Jane S. Flowerree

New York Times, Wednesday, February 14, 1990

Author:
Jane S. Flowerree
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J K X Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Jane S. Flowerree has 4 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
O
2
T
3
O
4
S
5
I
6
H
7
A
8
D
9
A
10
T
11
A
12
R
13
P
14
D
O
L
L
15
S
U
G
A
R
16
E
M
I
T
17
E
N
D
E
18
A
R
M
E
N
T
19
R
O
T
E
20
R
E
S
E
D
A
21
S
T
E
22
A
M
I
E
R
23
P
O
E
24
M
25
E
S
Q
S
26
C
27
O
28
V
E
R
L
E
29
T
30
I
S
O
31
B
32
A
33
R
34
O
R
A
R
E
35
T
A
36
P
A
37
F
R
I
O
38
P
E
P
39
D
40
A
R
L
I
N
41
G
42
A
M
B
43
S
A
I
44
D
45
D
O
O
N
46
A
47
N
G
E
L
48
E
D
D
I
49
E
D
50
N
E
51
G
L
I
G
E
E
52
S
L
A
53
P
54
R
O
O
M
55
P
56
E
57
T
N
A
M
E
58
S
59
A
S
I
60
D
61
E
62
S
63
A
G
U
E
64
S
W
E
65
E
T
H
E
A
R
T
66
B
A
B
Y
67
E
E
R
I
E
68
T
I
N
A
69
A
D
E
S
70
S
E
I
N
E
71
Y
S
E
R
© 1990, The New York TimesNo. 14,708
Across
1
Siouans : OTOS
5
"___ Dream," Isaac Hayes hit : IHADA
10
Candlestick Pk. protection : TARP
14
"Paper ___," 1942 song : DOLL
15
Sweetie pie : SUGAR
16
Discharge : EMIT
17
See 10 Down : ENDEARMENT
19
Repetition : ROTE
20
Grayish green : RESEDA
21
More sultry : STEAMIER
23
Verse : POEM
25
Titles for U.S. atts. : ESQS
26
Small quilt : COVERLET
30
Weather-map line : ISOBAR
34
"___ Ben Jonson!" : ORARE
35
Polynesian cloth : TAPA
37
Chilly, in Chile : FRIO
38
Vigor : PEP
39
Honeybunch : DARLING
42
Dipl. : AMB
43
Uttered : SAID
45
River immortalized by Burns : DOON
46
Bride, to groom : ANGEL
48
Whirled : EDDIED
50
Boudoir attire : NEGLIGEE
52
Blow by Zsa Zsa : SLAP
54
Space : ROOM
55
See 15 and 39 Across, e.g. : PETNAMES
59
Stage whispers : ASIDES
63
Fever : AGUE
64
One's valentine : SWEETHEART
66
Type of boom : BABY
67
Uncanny : EERIE
68
A Turner or Sinatra : TINA
69
Thirst quenchers : ADES
70
Fishing net : SEINE
71
North Sea feeder : YSER
Down
1
Stettin's stream : ODER
2
Sound : TONE
3
Automobile pioneer : OLDS
4
Beauty, for one : SLEEPER
5
Mideastern democracy : ISRAEL
6
Buzz : HUM
7
Ripens : AGES
8
Beatrice's adorer : DANTE
9
Kind of well : ARTESIAN
10
With 17 Across, 1983 Oscar film : TERMSOF
11
Mine, to Mitterrand : AMOI
12
Nuptials, e.g. : RITE
13
Wing: Comb. form : PTER
18
Worshiped : ADORED
22
Ed.-dev. test scores : AQS
24
Parisian subway : METRO
26
Thicket : COPSE
27
Mountain nymph : OREAD
28
Prosaic : VAPID
29
Claw : TALON
31
Fort in N.C. : BRAGG
32
Evangelist McPherson : AIMEE
33
White oak : ROBLE
36
One who yearns : PINER
40
Family of cartoonist Chas. : ADDAMSES
41
Rubber : GALOSH
44
Family that created a World : DISNEYS
47
Overabundance : NIMIETY
49
Guido's high note : ELA
51
Abbreviated beard : GOATEE
53
Flycatcher : PEWEE
55
Acronym for a sunscreen ingredient : PABA
56
Consarn it! : EGAD
57
Cylinder : TUBE
58
Mexican Indian : SERI
60
Emcee's platform : DAIS
61
Lake in Ireland : ERNE
62
Celebrity : STAR
65
A in Aachen : EIN

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

|