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.

New York Times, Monday, July 10, 1989

Author:
Christopher Sherwood
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 256 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Christopher Sherwood has 22 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
D
2
E
3
C
4
K
5
S
6
A
7
L
8
A
9
D
10
D
11
U
12
D
13
S
14
A
C
H
E
15
A
G
I
L
E
16
O
B
I
E
17
F
R
A
T
18
G
E
N
E
S
19
G
O
A
D
20
T
U
R
T
21
L
E
N
E
C
K
22
L
A
N
E
23
L
U
S
T
24
D
E
T
E
R
25
M
26
I
27
L
E
R
28
S
29
T
30
R
31
I
N
G
32
A
B
U
S
E
33
D
34
H
A
R
A
S
35
S
36
E
37
D
38
M
I
A
39
A
40
R
E
N
A
41
O
R
O
42
E
D
U
43
C
44
A
T
O
R
45
Q
46
U
47
A
I
N
T
48
A
B
A
T
E
49
S
50
N
I
L
E
S
51
P
52
A
53
S
T
A
54
A
55
R
I
L
56
O
P
T
S
57
R
58
A
59
B
B
I
T
E
60
A
61
R
62
S
63
T
R
E
E
64
A
L
I
E
N
65
R
A
I
L
66
T
I
N
Y
67
S
T
A
R
S
68
O
R
D
O
69
S
L
O
E
70
P
O
S
S
E
71
N
E
S
T
© 1989, The New York TimesNo. 14,489
Across
1
Knock down in the ring : DECK
5
Entree precursor : SALAD
10
Hipster's raiment : DUDS
14
Acupuncture target : ACHE
15
Like a gymnast : AGILE
16
Theater prize : OBIE
17
Group at a coll. : FRAT
18
Tierney and Barry of the screen : GENES
19
Urge : GOAD
20
A certain sweater : TURTLENECK
22
Rustic road : LANE
23
Lasciviousness : LUST
24
Prevent : DETER
25
Cram, e.g. : MILER
28
Polo-pony grouping : STRING
32
Mistreated : ABUSED
34
Bothered incessantly : HARASSED
38
Actress Farrow : MIA
39
Gladiator's showplace : ARENA
41
Juan's treasure : ORO
42
Horace Mann was one : EDUCATOR
45
Charmingly old-fashioned : QUAINT
48
Reduces : ABATES
50
Mich. city SW of Kalamazoo : NILES
51
Antipasto follower : PASTA
54
Seed covering : ARIL
56
Elects : OPTS
57
TV adjunct : RABBITEARS
63
Bring to bay : TREE
64
Foreigner : ALIEN
65
Fulminate : RAIL
66
Minute : TINY
67
Blue-field fillers : STARS
68
Church calendar : ORDO
69
Blackthorn fruit : SLOE
70
Hustlers after rustlers : POSSE
71
Settle in : NEST
Down
1
Off one's rocker : DAFT
2
Beige : ECRU
3
Red-bellied trout : CHAR
4
Some pots : KETTLES
5
Wise ones : SAGES
6
James Bond et al. : AGENTS
7
Hook and sinker's companion : LINE
8
Actor Guinness : ALEC
9
Secretary : DESK
10
Certain golf holes : DOGLEGS
11
"Das Boot," e.g. : UBOAT
12
Actress Keaton : DIANE
13
Passover feast : SEDER
21
Angler's fly : LURE
24
Trait carrier : DNA
25
Russell role: 1958 : MAME
26
Footnote abbr. : IBID
27
Lanai get-together : LUAU
29
"Being ___," Sellers film : THERE
30
Sought office : RAN
31
A neighbor of Jordan : IRAQ
33
Microprocessor's diet : DATA
35
Begrime : SOIL
36
Sea eagle : ERNE
37
Morse-code elements : DOTS
40
Putrify : ROT
43
Gem or playing marble : CATSEYE
44
Arab garment : ABA
46
Army group : UNIT
47
Part of a Spad : AILERON
49
Side arms : SABERS
51
Actress Annie ___ : POTTS
52
May's lead-in : APRIL
53
Exec's helper : STENO
55
Washer cycle : RINSE
57
Coarse file : RASP
58
Countertenor : ALTO
59
Prejudice : BIAS
60
Rhine tributary : AARE
61
Drives out : RIDS
62
Opening for coins : SLOT

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

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

|