New York Times, Wednesday, January 8, 1992

Author:Norma Steinberg
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.76, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 304 (avg 1.68)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Norma Steinberg has 35 pre-Shortz puzzles and 17 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Churls : OAFS
5. "Get lost!" : SCRAM
10. Kernal holders : COBS
14. "Oh yeah, sure!" : IBET
15. A find : TROVE
16. Responsibility : ONUS
17. "So ___ smile be your . . . " : LETA
18. Styx, for one : RIVER
19. Dissolve : MELT
20. TV dinner's cousin? : DAYTIMECEREAL
23. Crosby's road partner : HOPE
24. LL.B. holder : ATTY
25. Ardent : AGLOW
28. Plucked instrument : BANJO
31. Range : ROAM
32. Muse of comedy : THALIA
34. Tree juice : SAP
37. What pods do? : GIVEPEASACHANCE
40. Stop ___ dime : ONA
41. Gorge : RAVINE
42. Peel : PARE
43. Cabbie's income : FARES
44. Crust or hand preceder : UPPER
45. Grub : CHOW
47. Shake : LOSE
49. Continuous supply of cornmeal? : HORNOFPOLENTA
55. They're rolled in Reno : DICE
56. Peacockish : PROUD
57. Glen : DELL
59. Signs : INKS
60. Curt : TERSE
61. Thirsty's wife : IRMA
62. Flagstaff : MAST
63. Longhorn : STEER
64. Dental picture : XRAY
1. Neroli, e.g. : OIL
2. Asleep : ABED
3. Greek cheese : FETA
4. Eschew a night out : STAYHOME
5. Denude : STRIP
6. Nonpaying activity : CRIME
7. Meander : ROVE
8. "___ plasir!" : AVEC
9. Only : MERE
10. Revive : COMETO
11. ___ a time : ONEAT
12. Tough : BULLY
13. Fast way to the U.K. : SST
21. Drag : TOW
22. Rani's father : RAJAH
25. Jason's ship : ARGO
26. Enter : GOIN
27. Krakatoan outpouring : LAVA
28. Foundation : BASIS
29. King or Bates : ALAN
30. Riviera resort : NICE
32. Rip : TEAR
33. Possess : HAVE
34. Cinch : SNAP
35. Rio Branco locale : ACRE
36. Equal : PEER
38. Shrimp : PRAWN
39. Supplement : APPENDIX
43. Pan's milieu : FOREST
44. Practice : USE
45. "The Golden Lotus" setting : CHINA
46. Pawns : HOCKS
47. Dirty rat : LOUSE
48. Born before : OLDER
50. Chooses : OPTS
51. Stew : FRET
52. Read closely : PORE
53. Vic. : TERR
54. ___ mater : ALMA
55. Poorly lit : DIM
58. Nonprofessional : LAY

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