New York Times, Friday, January 31, 1992

Author:Betty Jorgensen
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { B J K V X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Spans: 3
Betty Jorgensen has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles and 8 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Kind of fool : APRIL
6. Ingredient of flips : EGGS
10. Intimidate : COW
13. Forest opening : GLADE
14. Did K.P. work : PARED
16. In the manner of : ALA
17. Abhors : HATES
18. Ship that brought Miss Liberty to N.Y. : ISERE
19. "Yes ___, That's My Baby" : SIR
20. Start of a quip : ANEASYCHAIRSHOP
23. Sock part : TOE
24. Use shears : SNIP
25. Unfeeling : INSENSATE
30. Kyd work : DRAMA
34. Fate : LOT
35. "Winterset" hero : MIO
36. Actress Anne's family : MEARAS
37. Qiup: Part II : ISAHEADQUARTERS
41. Sea named for an Amazon queen : AEGEAN
42. Service letters : USN
43. Secure : TIE
44. Gloomy, to Goldsmith : DREAR
45. Will : TESTAMENT
48. Robin's refuge : TREE
50. Wade's opponent : ROE
51. End of the quip : FORHINDQUARTERS
59. Address on V-mail : APO
60. Difficult situation : NODUS
61. Import : TENOR
62. Steinbeck protagonist : CAL
63. Shine : GLEAM
64. Bouquet : AROMA
65. Building wing : ELL
66. "Dovo sono" is one : ARIA
67. Mississippi quartet : ESSES
1. Turkish title : AGHA
2. Blueprint : PLAN
3. Be important : RATE
4. Take part in a think tank : IDEATE
5. Pericope : LESSON
6. Work like 25 Down : EPIC
7. Deep slit : GASH
8. Kind of monkey or paint : GREASE
9. Canary's cousin : SERIN
10. Singer from Kingland, Ark. : CASH
11. Mélange : OLIO
12. Bend out of shape : WARP
15. He may give three jeers : DERIDER
21. Toady : YESMAN
22. Herring : SPRAT
25. Homeric classic : ILIAD
26. Blow on the beak, old style : NOSER
27. World, to the Bard : STAGE
28. Sometimes this is first : AID
29. Brimless hat : TOQUE
31. Range ridge : ARETE
32. "Lower Manhattan" painter : MARIN
33. Plus item : ASSET
36. Chant word : MANTRA
38. Wasteland : HEATH
39. Auricular adornment : EARRING
40. Letters on the Lexington : USS
45. R.A.F. commander in W.W. II : TEDDER
46. Main arteries : AORTAE
47. European yards : METERS
49. ___ Gay : ENOLA
51. Kind of card : FACE
52. Libra-Scorpio stone : OPAL
53. Pageboy feature : ROLL
54. Paris wharf : QUAI
55. The Black Knights' inst. : USMA
56. Noted space monkey : ENOS
57. Sinclair Lewis died here : ROME
58. Sp. titles : SRAS

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