New York Times, Wednesday, October 13, 1993

Author:Joel Davajan
Editor:Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Spans: 3
Joel Davajan has 2 pre-Shortz puzzles and 7 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Israeli dance : HORA
5. Isolated : APART
10. Storm preceder : LULL
14. Mounted : UPON
15. Belmont entry : RACER
16. Iran-Turkey border river : ARAS
17. Creation command : LETTHEREBELIGHT
20. People of classical times : ANCIENTS
21. Composite plants : ASTERS
22. Cavort : PLAY
23. Call, in poker : STAY
24. General Creighton ___ : ABRAMS
27. Voucher : CHIT
28. Take odds : BET
31. Wrathful : IRATE
32. "Trinity" author : URIS
33. Salt away : SAVE
34. Gossamery : LIGHTASAFEATHER
37. Nervous : EDGY
38. Clump : TUFT
39. Places of refuge : LAIRS
40. Algerian ruler of yore : DEY
41. Converse : CHAT
42. Jot down for reference : NOTATE
43. Book after Hosea : JOEL
44. Scarface portrayer : MUNI
45. Accomplish : ATTAIN
48. Private : PERSONAL
52. Beethoven piano piece : MOONLIGHTSONATA
54. Republic of Ireland : EIRE
55. Idolize : ADORE
56. Public school on the Thames : ETON
57. Vegas unit : SLOT
58. Baby boys, in M√°laga : NENES
59. Guy, e.g. : ROPE
1. A fair shake in Hawaii : HULA
2. Unwrap : OPEN
3. College mil. program : ROTC
4. Repugnance : ANTIPATHY
5. Stadiums : ARENAS
6. Festivity : PARTY
7. Holes-in-one : ACES
8. C.S.A. soldier : REB
9. Expanded essay : TREATISE
10. Parishioners, as a group : LAITY
11. Impel : URGE
12. Memorable co-star of Haley and Bolger : LAHR
13. Invasion craft: Abbr. : LSTS
18. Armet or topee : HELMET
19. Aspiring att.'s exam : LSAT
23. Waistless dress : SHIFT
24. Was indisposed : AILED
25. June celebrant : BRIDE
26. Tattered; rough : RAGGY
27. Water or witch follower : CRAFT
28. Salvador is its capital : BAHIA
29. Turn inside out : EVERT
30. Brusque : TERSE
32. Customary : USUAL
33. Supplier of office needs : STATIONER
35. Pericles or Socrates : ATHENIAN
36. Cuban ballerina Alicia ___ : ALONSO
41. Spring : COIL
42. Makes a drink last : NURSES
43. Gaynor or Leigh : JANET
44. British unit of length : METRE
45. Singing brothers : AMES
46. Great exertion : TOIL
47. Vaca's mate : TORO
48. Unit measuring loudness : PHON
49. Collective-defense org. : NATO
50. See 14 Across : ATOP
51. Daily Planet reporter : LANE
53. Haiti's mon. unit : GDE

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