New York Times, Tuesday, January 14, 1992

Author:Arthur S. Verdesca
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
Arthur S. Verdesca has 28 pre-Shortz puzzles and 14 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

1
C
2
H
3
A
4
R
5
M
6
C
7
L
8
A
9
W
10
B
11
C
12
D
13
E
14
A
E
R
I
E
15
O
O
N
A
16
R
O
I
L
17
B
R
E
A
D
18
F
R
U
I
T
19
E
I
E
I
20
S
E
A
21
D
O
O
R
22
E
23
C
A
R
T
E
24
B
L
O
T
25
G
R
I
D
26
S
27
C
28
A
R
E
D
29
D
E
L
A
W
30
A
31
R
32
E
33
T
A
P
E
R
34
M
A
N
O
35
I
R
O
N
36
A
N
T
A
37
R
A
T
I
O
38
N
E
S
T
39
C
O
L
D
40
E
R
E
I
41
I
N
N
E
R
42
K
E
Y
B
43
O
A
R
D
44
T
S
E
T
S
E
45
A
N
D
Y
46
H
E
R
R
47
T
48
H
49
E
S
E
A
50
R
E
N
I
51
R
52
I
53
O
54
R
O
O
K
55
B
56
R
E
A
D
S
57
T
I
C
K
58
A
N
N
E
59
L
E
N
D
60
E
A
T
E
R
61
P
E
S
T
62
E
D
D
Y
63
N
E
E
D
A
© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Attract : CHARM
6. Chela : CLAW
10. Alphabetic run : BCDE
14. Hawkish home : AERIE
15. O'Neill's daughter : OONA
16. Make angry : ROIL
17. West Indian food plant : BREADFRUIT
19. " . . . had a farm ___ - O" : EIEI
20. Heavy wave : SEA
21. Access : DOOR
22. Card game for two : ECARTE
24. Disgrace : BLOT
25. Grating : GRID
26. Terrified : SCARED
29. First State : DELAWARE
33. Feeble light : TAPER
34. Juan's hand : MANO
35. Wedge, e.g. : IRON
36. Theatrical org. : ANTA
37. Proportion : RATIO
38. Haunt : NEST
39. Glacial : COLD
40. " . . . ___ saw Elba" : EREI
41. More secret : INNER
42. Piano part : KEYBOARD
44. Notorious fly : TSETSE
45. Warhol : ANDY
46. Mister, to Hans : HERR
47. "___ Around Us": Carson : THESEA
50. Painter Guido ___ : RENI
51. Former cap. of Brazil : RIO
54. Chess piece : ROOK
55. Grissino : BREADSTICK
58. Actress Baxter : ANNE
59. Impart : LEND
60. Gourmand : EATER
61. Nuisance : PEST
62. MacDonald's co-star : EDDY
63. "___ body cry?: Burns : NEEDA
1. They once were checkered : CABS
2. This world : HERE
3. Region : AREA
4. Narrow inlet : RIA
5. Nosey Parker : MEDDLER
6. French painter : COROT
7. Frown: Var. : LOUR
8. Black cuckoo : ANI
9. Decisive defeat : WATERLOO
10. One with dependents : BREADWINNER
11. Coconut fiber : COIR
12. Daily fare : DIET
13. Nobelist Wiesel : ELIE
18. Comestibles : FOOD
23. O.S.S.'s successor : CIA
24. Stomach: Slang : BREADBASKET
25. Guardian spirits : GENII
26. Pile : STACK
27. Dugout : CANOE
28. Fittingly : APTLY
29. Old-fashioned : DATED
30. "___ we all?" : ARENT
31. Strike the Gold's prize : ROSES
32. ___ nous : ENTRE
34. Unite : MARRY
37. Legible : READABLE
41. "And the glory of the Lord ___": Isaiah : ISRISEN
43. The same : ONE
44. Be inclined : TEND
46. Rash : HEADY
47. Snare : TRAP
48. Whet : HONE
49. Inconceivable times : EONS
50. Split apart : REND
51. Formal procedure : RITE
52. Chilled : ICED
53. Gumbo : OKRA
56. Claret-colored : RED
57. Menlo Park initials : TAE

Found bugs or have suggestions?