Frances Hansen
Frances Hansen 

CHIC CLIQUE

New York Times, Sunday, October 24, 1993

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Mel Taub
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.26, Missing: { J X }, Scrabble score: 596 (avg 1.64)
Open Squares: 113, Cheaters: 13, FITB: 22, XRef: 1
Frances Hansen has 63 pre-Shortz puzzles and 40 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Commeal mush : SAMP
5. Make yarn : SPIN
9. Calif. time : PST
12. Collar or jacket : ETON
16. Zeno's hometown : ELEA
17. Loathed : HATED
19. Chanel's forest : BOIS
20. Gainsborough's paint pigment : OCHRE
21. What Christian did at a costume party? : WONTHEDIORPRIZE
24. West Point freshman : PLEBE
25. Bars, legally : ESTOPS
26. Emanated : AROSE
27. Like a Tyrolean hat : PEAKED
28. Environmental org. : EPA
29. Came to : AWOKE
30. Rykiel of natty knitwear : SONIA
31. Nazi leader : FUHRER
34. Designer Simpson : ADELE
35. "The Wind in the Willows" character : WATERRAT
38. By-and-by : ANON
39. Oscar's new agency? : DELARENTACAR
42. Weeks per annum : LII
43. Ocho ___, Jamaician resort : RIOS
44. Taylor or Claiborne : LIZ
45. Sibilant sound : HISS
46. Body of an organism : SOMA
47. Camp bed : COT
48. Geoffrey's preferred models? : BEENEPOLES
53. Young cow : HEIFER
55. Running the show : INCHARGE
57. "___ of Honey," 1961 film : ATASTE
59. Bone cavities : ANTRA
60. Egypt's Mubarak : HOSNI
61. Old hag : CRONE
62. TV's Winfrey : OPRAH
64. Up to now : ASYET
66. Came down in buckets : TEEMED
68. Most flaky : SCALIEST
71. Croatian capital : ZAGREB
73. Bill's oath? : BLASSPHEMY
75. "___ Threw the Overalls in . . . ?" : WHO
76. Eskimo knives : ULUS
77. A woodwind : OBOE
79. Louis Tiffany to Charles Tiffany : SON
80. Fit to be ___ : TIED
81. Family room, familiarly : REC
82. Saint Laurent's revealing film bio? : ALLABOUTYVES
87. Stewpot : OLLA
88. Givenchy's snail : ESCARGOT
90. Dance critic Arlene ___ : CROCE
91. In a caustic way : ACIDLY
93. " . . . women do ___ require?": Blake : INMEN
94. Moorland : HEATH
95. Palindromic Cambodian Lon ___ : NOL
96. Alma mater of "The Group" : VASSAR
98. Grand or upright : PIANO
99. Stay attached : ADHERE
102. Frome or Allen : ETHAN
103. Mary's miniskirt output? : UNKNOWNQUANTITY
107. Gandhi's skimpy garb : DHOTI
108. Slapstick props : PIES
109. Stockholm prize : NOBEL
110. Friend of 35 Across : TOAD
111. " . . . debts, ___ forgive our . . . " Matt. 6:12 : ASWE
112. Soup- ___ -fish (gent's evening garb) : AND
113. Jam., P.R., etc. : ISLS
114. Biblical verb endings : ETHS
1. Make one's own wardrobe : SEW
2. Plant used in cosmetics : ALOE
3. ___ wear, Lauren's Polo collection : MENS
4. Seamstresses' guides : PATTERNS
5. Sam ___ of "The Right Stuff" : SHEPARD
6. Adrian's shoulder extenders : PADS
7. " . . . Lord, is ___?": Matt. 26:22 : ITI
8. Nate's leader : NEO
9. Model's asset : POISE
10. Dress consideration : SIZE
11. Monogram of Sweeney's creator : TSE
12. Lacroix's cream puff : ECLAIR
13. Lagerfeld on safari : THEKARLOFTHEWILD
14. "Be he alive ___ he dead": "Fe Fi Fo Fum" : ORBE
15. Dearth : NEED
18. Bureau unit : DRAWER
19. Busted : BROKEN
20. Kitchen gadget : OPENER
22. Fabulous diamond : HOPE
23. Working-class member, briefly : PROLE
27. Potassium carbonate : POTASH
29. In ___ (befuddled) : ADAZE
30. ___ a main (handbags) : SACS
31. Stuffed, in cookery : FARCI
32. Part of I.L.G.W.U. : UNION
33. Leather designer's naughty exhibition? : HOOTCHYGUCCISHOW
34. Popular Anne Klein style : ALINE
35. Cummerbund locale : WAIST
36. Pistol pointer : AIMER
37. Elegant headdress : TIARA
40. Writ of execution : ELEGIT
41. "___ Boots Are Made for Walkin'" : THESE
46. Biblical mount : SINAI
48. Tack up a hem : BASTE
49. Makeup artist Westmore : ERN
50. Toscanini's birthplace : PARMA
51. Midwestern Indians : OTOES
52. Alights : LANDS
54. Betimes : EARLY
56. Tillers of the soil : HOERS
58. A Tertiary Period epoch : EOCENE
61. V.I.P. : CELEB
63. Dawber of "My Sister Sam" : PAM
64. Sky-blue color : AZURE
65. TV's Soupy : SALES
67. Brit torpedo craft : EBOAT
68. Push may come to this : SHOVE
69. Woman's sleeveless blouse : SHELL
70. Couric-Gumbel show : TODAY
72. Memorable Scarecrow : BOLGER
74. ___ out (intimidate) : PSYCH
78. Moon Mullican's "New Jole ___" : BLON
80. Madame's grooming ritual : TOILETTE
82. Giorgio of the easy blazers : ARMANI
83. Vast amounts : OCEANS
84. Heavens: Comb. form : URANO
85. "Yankee Doodle came ___ . . . " : TOTOWN
86. Huaraches : SANDALS
89. Having a handle : ANSATE
92. TV actress Mindy ___ : COHN
94. Yanked up a sock : HIKED
96. Sacred Hindu writings : VEDA
97. Olympic entrants: Abbr. : ATHS
98. Nabokov book: 1957 : PNIN
99. "The Clan of the Cave Bear" author : AUEL
100. Very funny fellow : RIOT
101. Greenland Eskimo settlement : ETAH
103. ___ tree (cornered) : UPA
104. Public Enemy ___ : NOI
105. Play callers, for short : QBS
106. Units of meas. : YDS

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