New York Times, Saturday, January 25, 1992

Author: Ernst Theimer
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Spans: 4
Ernst Theimer has 50 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Peteman : YEGG
5. Kidney : CLASS
10. Lure : BAIT
14. Land measure : ACRE
15. Vampire : LAMIA
16. Killer whale : ORCA
17. Riddle I : WHATSABUCCANEER
20. Tennis ploy : LOB
21. Eastern potentate : AMIR
22. Fabulists : LIARS
23. Convertiplane : STOL
24. Tribal division : SEPT
26. Riddle II : WHATARELEGHORNS
33. Wife of Menelaus : HELEN
34. Sutherland forte : ARIA
35. Chapeau : HAT
36. He wrote "The Israelis" : ELON
37. Whets : HONES
39. Style : MODE
40. Pixie : ELF
41. Road division : FORK
42. Coccagee : CIDER
43. Answer I, with "a" : LOTTOPAYFORCORN
47. Seed covering : ARIL
48. Wings for aves : ALAE
49. Adhered : CLUNG
52. Objectives : ENDS
53. Neckpiece : BOA
56. Answer II : LONGERSHOEHORNS
60. Wicked : EVIL
61. Merits : EARNS
62. Poop or orlop : DECK
63. Gala : FETE
64. Discharge : EGEST
65. Rams' mates : EWES
1. Jolly boat : YAWL
2. Reverberate : ECHO
3. Snatch : GRAB
4. Obtain : GET
5. Noise : CLAMOR
6. Apt to change : LABILE
7. Asian border river : AMUR
8. Thus : SIC
9. Pouch : SAC
10. Skipjack : BONITO
11. District : AREA
12. Bakery worker : ICER
13. Sailors : TARS
18. Mephisto : SATAN
19. Greek vowel : ALPHA
23. British machine gun : STEN
24. Withered : SERE
25. Shield : EGIS
26. Early invention : WHEEL
27. Cry of surprise : HELLO
28. Airborne : ALOFT
29. Spare and tall : LANKY
30. Rose: Comb. form : RHODO
31. Consumer advocate : NADER
32. Taffrail's locale : STERN
37. Shoshonean : HOPI
38. Evangelist Roberts : ORAL
39. Mickey and Minnie : MICE
41. Counterfeit : FORGE
42. A 1929 event : CRASH
44. Snarl : TANGLE
45. Maniples : FANONS
46. Most aged : OLDEST
49. Pitch indicator : CLEF
50. Nothing, to Courier : LOVE
51. Army group : UNIT
52. "Die ___," Sudermann play : EHRE
53. Concoct : BREW
54. Fairy-tale starter : ONCE
55. Inquires : ASKS
57. Arikara : REE
58. Droop : SAG
59. Parabasis, e.g. : ODE

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