New York Times, Friday, January 17, 1992

Author:I. Judah Koolyk
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.89, Missing: { J Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 3, XRef: 3, Spans: 1
I. Judah Koolyk has 42 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Carson predecessor : PAAR
5. Compass pt. : SSE
8. Vitellus : YOLK
12. Saint Peter González : ELMO
13. Nestling's noise : CHIRP
15. Cognate : AKIN
16. Beloved, in Berlin : LIEB
17. Valhalla group : AESIR
18. Alto preceder : PALO
19. Poem by 4 Down : FIREANDICE
21. Larrigan : PAC
22. Hwys. : RTES
23. Jackie Mason's bit : SHTICK
26. Diminishes : ABATES
29. Imprecate : SWEAR
31. Angler's spear : GAFF
32. Lunar appearance : MOONRISE
35. Poem by 4 Down : THEROADNOTTAKEN
39. Duplicitous : TWOFACED
40. Japan's first capital : NARA
41. Silk tree : SIRIS
42. Whim : MAGGOT
44. Stinko : BLOTTO
47. Jim-dandy : LULU
48. Beat it : LAM
49. Home of 4 Down : NEWENGLAND
55. Greek vowels : ETAS
57. Hockey ploy : ICING
58. Tract : AREA
59. Long : ACHE
60. Urbanite's quarters : CONDO
61. Subject : TEXT
62. Serai : KHAN
63. Denials : NOS
64. Famed Ferrara family : ESTE
1. Riches : PELF
2. Et ___ : ALII
3. U.S.A. : AMER
4. Pulitzer poet : ROBERTFROST
5. Shanties : SHEDS
6. Porkfish : SISI
7. Viking name : ERIC
8. Prate : YAP
9. Giraffe relative : OKAPI
10. Fragrant shrub : LILAC
11. End a gin game : KNOCK
13. Works with wicker : CANES
14. Introduce : PRESENT
20. Messed : ATE
24. Stag : HART
25. Survey, in a way : TRIANGULATE
26. Small spy : AGT
27. Thai tender : BAHT
28. To name ___ . . . : AFEW
29. Units of loudness : SONES
30. Driver, e.g. : WOOD
32. 17th-century opener : MDCI
33. Cig : SKAG
34. Saarinen : EERO
36. "Think nothing ___" : OFIT
37. Priestly : AARONIC
38. Actor Pendleton : NAT
42. Poor quality wool : MUNGO
43. H.S. subject : ALG
44. Dispiriting : BLEAK
45. Door catch : LATCH
46. Cornhusker city : OMAHA
47. Advances : LENDS
50. J. K. Galbraith's field : ECON
51. Lush : WINO
52. Brother of Eris : ARES
53. Barbershop shout : NEXT
54. See socially : DATE
56. Cambodian coin : SEN

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