New York Times, Friday, October 1, 1993

Author: Rand H. Burns
Editor: Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { X }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
Rand H. Burns has 6 pre-Shortz puzzles and 21 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Romance : WOO
4. Flivvers : CARS
8. Assassin : SLAYER
14. Continental peak : ALP
15. Incantation start : ABRA
16. Founder of Jesuit order : LOYOLA
17. Section of Brooklyn : FLATBUSH
19. Willamette Valley locale : OREGON
20. Dish mix : SALAD
21. Cloudy : LOWERING
23. Made a gaffe : ERRED
26. Sun Yat-___ : SEN
27. Cloudy : SUSPICIOUS
30. Late court star-commentator : ASHE
34. Iris's bow : ARC
35. People, in Potsdam : VOLK
36. Musical liability : TINEAR
38. City on the Meuse : LIEGE
40. Designer Claiborne : LIZ
42. Gram. case : NOMIN
43. Mrs. Rodriguez, e.g. : SENORA
45. Kempt : NEAT
47. Mamie's man : IKE
48. Lowest female voice : ALTO
49. Cloudy : LUGUBRIOUS
52. Imbibe : SIP
53. Media coup : SCOOP
54. Cloudy : OVERCAST
59. Ponce de León namesakes : JUANS
62. Is inconstant : VARIES
63. In the style of El Cid's foe : MORESQUE
66. Driving force : ENGINE
67. Newsman Sevareid : ERIC
68. Diminutive ending : ULE
69. Headlands : NESSES
70. Incubation site : NEST
71. Large cervid : ELK
1. Compatriots of Wacs and Waves : WAFS
2. Spanish pot : OLLA
3. Cloudy : OPALESCENT
4. Hack : CABDRIVER
5. ___ Dhabi, U.A.E. : ABU
6. Trans. lines : RRS
7. Montreal-born comedian : SAHL
8. Most deliberate : SLOWEST
9. Scicoloni is her real name : LOREN
10. Town near Fort Devens, Mass. : AYER
11. Practitioner of omphaloskepsis : YOGI
12. N.C. college town : ELON
13. Resounded : RANG
18. Waterproof sheet : TARP
22. Buckeye sch. : OSU
24. Environmental prefix : ECO
25. Pickling herb : DILL
27. Chili sauce : SALSA
28. Milton's "Regent of the Sun" : URIEL
29. Rubber-stamping : OKING
30. Period of 365 días : ANO
31. Cloudy : SEMIOPAQUE
32. Poetic genre of Matsuo Basho : HAIKU
33. Fish-eating eagles : ERNES
37. Subliminally adopt another's characteristics : INTROJECT
39. Stickum : GOO
41. Dionysus' dad : ZEUS
44. George Eliot, George Sand, etc. : ALIASES
46. Paradigm of easiness : ABC
50. Increases : UPS
51. Chits : IOUS
52. To-do : SCENE
54. Range part : OVEN
55. Wind indicator : VANE
56. Work units : ERGS
57. Author of "How the Other Half Lives" : RIIS
58. Investigators of funny money : TMEN
60. Void : NULL
61. Pursue : SEEK
64. Metal carrier : ORE
65. ___ de veau (sweetbreads) : RIS

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