A. J. Santora
A. J. Santora 

New York Times, Thursday, January 14, 1993

Author: A. J. Santora
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { F J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 289 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 11, XRef: 0
A. J. Santora has 127 pre-Shortz puzzles and 68 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Get-up-and-go : PEP
4. Blow the horn : TOOT
8. Bout : SCRAP
13. Compass rdg. : ENE
14. Pongee fabric : HONAN
16. Kind of closet : CHINA
17. Woody Allen's homebody? : ANNIEHALL
19. Stringency : RIGOR
20. English field marshal-statesman : KITCHENER
21. Witless : INANE
22. Ally of "War Games" : SHEEDY
23. Newsom of baseball fame : BOBO
25. ___ Mae Brown (Whoopi's Oscar-winning role) : ODA
26. Get back in business : REOPEN
30. N.C.A.A. Fighting Tigers : LSU
32. Weapon for Laertes : RAPIER
37. Actress Nelligan : KATE
38. Bullish times : UPS
39. Lattice : TRELLIS
41. Extremely : TOO
42. False testimony : LIES
44. Working together, for short : INSYNC
45. Posada : INN
46. Wavering : UNSURE
48. Rival of TNT : HBO
50. Houston agcy. : NASA
52. "___ would have it . . . " : ASLUCK
55. V.I.P. Virginia family : ROBBS
58. Lioness? : DENMOTHER
61. Talk-show host Winfrey : OPRAH
62. Zorba the sailor? : ATTICSALT
63. Take the stump : ORATE
64. ___ naked : STARK
65. Ending for percent : ILE
66. Fantasies : MYTHS
67. Gin-mill product : ALKY
68. Amtrac lines : RYS
1. Rooftop : PEAK
2. Bandleader Skinnay ___ : ENNIS
3. Confined quarters? : PENTHOUSES
4. "___ of the Matter": Greene : THEHEART
5. ___ and aahed : OOHED
6. "Knock ___ Door," 1949 film : ONANY
7. Tall story : TALE
8. Journalist : SCRIBE
9. Large salmon : CHINOOK
10. Latvian city : RIGA
11. Presently : ANON
12. Peel : PARE
15. Arbitration gp. : NLRB
18. Frappé : ICED
24. Sen. Hatch of Utah : ORRIN
27. Out-back seat? : PATIOCHAIR
28. School Wellington attended : ETON
29. ___ tetra (aquarium fish) : NEON
30. Beaut : LULU
31. Aerial maneuver : SPIN
33. Heavenly butter : ARIES
34. Stylograph : PEN
35. They, in Tours : ILS
36. Bridge expert Culbertson : ELY
40. Cheap, in slanguage : SCHLOCKY
43. Tanning process? : SUNBATH
47. Breakouts of sorts : RASHES
49. . . . ands or ___ : BUTS
51. Rehan and Huxtable : ADAS
52. Conductor Dorati : ANTAL
53. Gloater's look : SMIRK
54. Kind of pool : KELLY
55. Picasso's "The Blue ___" : ROOM
56. Grand Ole ___ : OPRY
57. Pestiferous kid : BRAT
59. Singer Moten of "42d Street": 1933 : ETTA
60. Hwys. : RTES

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