New York Times, Monday, February 28, 1994

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Will Shortz
Sidney L. Robbins
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
2033/27/19742/8/19990
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
01413675122
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangrampre-WS
1.47000153

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 44 Missing: {HJKQVWX} This is puzzle # 158 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite

1
L
2
I
3
S
4
P
5
P
6
A
7
T
8
S
9
A
10
B
11
C
12
S
13
O
D
O
R
14
S
15
A
L
O
T
16
S
L
U
E
17
B
L
U
E
C
18
O
L
L
A
R
19
T
U
R
N
20
E
L
M
E
R
21
D
E
22
A
R
E
S
T
23
I
N
I
24
T
25
S
N
I
P
E
26
F
27
I
28
B
S
T
E
R
29
A
S
I
D
E
30
O
G
L
E
31
N
I
32
P
S
33
L
E
N
34
D
35
S
36
L
O
U
37
T
O
R
S
38
O
39
C
O
E
40
D
R
E
41
G
42
S
43
D
O
E
R
44
S
I
R
E
45
B
R
I
46
B
E
47
T
A
48
M
A
L
E
S
49
B
O
O
Z
E
50
S
T
A
N
51
S
I
N
C
E
R
52
E
53
O
R
D
54
E
55
R
56
A
N
N
E
57
B
L
58
U
59
E
R
I
B
B
O
60
N
61
D
E
E
R
62
E
L
S
E
63
A
A
R
O
N
64
A
T
T
Y
65
R
E
E
L
66
R
O
M
E
© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Tot's talk, perhaps : LISP
5. Encourages : PATS
9. First-grade instruction : ABCS
13. Stinks : ODORS
15. "Thanks _____!" : ALOT
16. Swing around : SLUE
17. Like factory workers : BLUECOLLAR
19. U, for one : TURN
20. Elsie's bull : ELMER
21. "Mommie _____" (Christina Crawford book) : DEAREST
23. "What's _____ for me?" : INIT
25. Take a potshot : SNIPE
26. Teller of white lies : FIBSTER
29. Stage whisper : ASIDE
30. Give the eye : OGLE
31. Quick bites : NIPS
33. Advances : LENDS
36. Baseball's Gehrig : LOU
37. Trunk : TORSO
39. Runner Sebastian : COE
40. Remains : DREGS
43. Person of action : DOER
44. King's address : SIRE
45. Illegal inducement : BRIBE
47. Mexican dishes : TAMALES
49. Speak-easy offering : BOOZE
50. Saxophonist Getz : STAN
51. Candid : SINCERE
53. Waiter's jotting : ORDER
56. Aetress Archer : ANNE
57. Kind of jury : BLUERIBBON
61. Bucks and does : DEER
62. Otherwise : ELSE
63. Singer _____ Neville : AARON
64. Lawyer: Abbr. : ATTY
65. Tackle-box item : REEL
66. City inside the Servian Wall : ROME
1. Tennis shot : LOB
2. Run in neutral : IDLE
3. Body's partner : SOUL
4. Logician's start : PREMISE
5. Sidekick : PAL
6. Sum total : ALL
7. Wart giver, in old wives' tales : TOAD
8. Emphasis : STRESS
9. On a horse : ASTRIDE
10. Edit : BLUEPENCIL
11. No blessing, this! : CURSE
12. Shipped : SENT
14. Fragrance : SCENT
18. Marco Polo area : ORIENT
22. Dye color appropriate to this puzzle : ANIL
24. Vacuum tube : TRIODE
26. Go belly up : FOLD
27. Borodin's prince : IGOR
28. Texas' state flower : BLUEBONNET
29. Balance-sheet pluses : ASSETS
32. Golf club V.I.P. : PRO
34. Illustrator Gustave : DORE
35. Comprehends : SEES
38. Patrick Henry, e.g. : ORATOR
41. Bodega : GROCERY
42. Clothing specification : SIZE
44. Boating hazard : SANDBAR
46. Saharan tribesman : BERBER
48. Newswoman Shriver : MARIA
49. Intelligence-testing name : BINET
51. Actress Thompson : SADA
52. Glamour rival : ELLE
54. River of Spain : EBRO
55. Leeway : ROOM
58. "It's no _____!" : USE
59. Slippery one : EEL
60. Opposite SSW : NNE

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Previous puzzle | Next puzzle