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James E. Hinish Jr.
James E. Hinish Jr.

New York Times, Tuesday, July 14, 1987

Author:
James E. Hinish, Jr.
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
James E. Hinish, Jr. has 16 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1987, The New York TimesNo. 13,762
Across
1
Singer Turner : TINA
5
Old saying : ADAGE
10
Caspian seaport : BAKU
14
Saroyan hero : ARAM
15
Legal precepts : RULES
16
Protection : EGIS
17
Shchedrin and Shostakovich : SOVIETCOMPOSERS
20
Ship's curved plank : SNY
21
Tones down : MUTES
22
Subject of the eddas : AESIR
23
___-de-lance : FER
24
Milan or Peking ending : ESE
25
"The Firebire" composer : IGORSTRAVINSKY
33
Piano key : IVORY
34
Lepus members : HARES
35
Hasten : HIE
36
Festive event : GALA
37
Item for Rostropovich : BATON
38
Marx or Malden : KARL
39
Washington bill : ONE
40
Russian girl's name : SONIA
41
Slavic gymnasts' society : SOKOL
42
"Scheherazade" composer : RIMSKYKORSAKOV
45
First Year after B.C. : IAD
46
Would-be benedict's words : IDO
47
Harass : TAUNT
50
Courage : SPUNK
53
Coin in Kiev: Abbr. : RBL
56
"Cinderella" ballet composer : SERGEIPROKOFIEV
59
Soviet sea : ARAL
60
Ruth's mother-in-law : NAOMI
61
Different: Comb. form : ALLO
62
Dr. Zhivago, to Omar Sharif : ROLE
63
Chekhov, e.g. : ANTON
64
Russian, for one : SLAV
Down
1
Soviet news agency : TASS
2
Press : IRON
3
___ blue : NAVY
4
French friend : AMI
5
Rubinstein and Rodzinski : ARTURS
6
Channel : DUCT
7
Amaryllis's cousin : ALOE
8
Ruby and opal : GEMS
9
Sixth sense, for short : ESP
10
"Children should ___ . . . " : BESEEN
11
Long period : AGES
12
Soprano ___ Te Kanawa : KIRI
13
U.N. member : USSR
18
Corundum : EMERY
19
Sahara stopover : OASIS
23
Tribunals : FORA
24
Tied : EVEN
25
Russian ruler : IVANI
26
Jewish folklore figure : GOLEM
27
Show gratitude : THANK
28
Proportion : RATIO
29
Bellowing : AROAR
30
Military hat : SHAKO
31
Soviet ballet troupe : KIROV
32
Cheer : YELL
33
Borodin's Prince : IGOR
37
Hopalong Cassidy portrayer : BOYD
38
"Mikado" role : KOKO
40
Ray : SKATE
41
Opera by 42 Across : SADKO
43
Not married : SINGLE
44
Penetrate slowly : SINKIN
47
Glinka's "A Life for the ___" : TSAR
48
Aviation word form : AERO
49
Russian river : URAL
50
Bridge : SPAN
51
Luth. or Episc. : PROT
52
Man, in Mantua : UOMO
53
Brooklet : RILL
54
Bartók : BELA
55
City in the Ukraine : LVOV
57
Actress Balin : INA
58
Scale notes : FAS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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