New York Times, Thursday, October 21, 1993

Author: Tap Osborn
Editor: Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Tap Osborn has 110 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Actress Berry : HALLE
6. Woolly one : LAMB
10. Collapse : FALL
14. A Kennedy : ETHEL
15. Matty or Felipe : ALOU
16. Indian tongue : ERIE
17. Eskimo sled dog : ALASKANMALAMUTE
20. Lawyer's thing : RES
21. Affectionate gestures : HUGS
22. Flexible : LIMBER
23. In concert : ASONE
25. Lackluster : DREARY
26. Insignificant one : PEANUT
28. Subterfuge : PLOY
30. Resort near Leadville : ASPEN
31. Stop up : CLOG
32. Brother of Hoss and Little Joe : ADAM
36. Damascus strongman : ASSAD
37. Young one : LAD
38. Alarming sound : BLARE
39. Bamboozle : ROOK
40. ___ bath (tub) : SITZ
41. Writer Glasgow : ELLEN
42. Lodge gp. : BPOE
43. Coached : PRIMED
44. Ad astra per ___ : ASPERA
48. Divine food : MANNA
49. Wolf of London : LARSEN
50. O'Hara's abode : TARA
51. U.S. power org. : TVA
54. Short-legged, wire-haired breed : SCOTTISHTERRIER
57. Teen trauma : ACNE
58. Grandiose : EPIC
59. Ladd or Sawyer : DIANE
60. War of yore : BOER
61. Black or eye follower : LASH
62. A man for one season : SANTA
1. Learn of : HEAR
2. Tamarisk : ATLE
3. Small Tibetan breed : LHASAAPSO
4. Defense Secretary Aspin : LES
5. Norwegian ___ (hunting dog) : ELKHOUND
6. Actress Hope ___ : LANGE
7. Fakir's income : ALMS
8. Kiwi's extinct kin : MOA
9. Eli's pet? : BULLDOG
10. She can be fatale : FEMME
11. Oranjestad's locale : ARUBA
12. Quart's metric cousin : LITER
13. On one's guard : LEERY
18. Em, to Dorothy : AUNT
19. Vivacious : AIRY
24. Kind of preview : SNEAK
26. Carson's predecessor : PAAR
27. Italian it : ESSO
28. Coat with gold, e.g. : PLATE
29. City WSW of Warsaw : LODZ
31. Herodotus's Muse : CLIO
32. Pooped : ALLIN
33. Coach dog : DALMATIAN
34. Sting ending : AREE
35. Patch up : MEND
38. St. ___ (show or snow dogs) : BERNARDS
40. Droopy-eared dog. : SPANIEL
42. Saberhagen : BRET
43. Reduce : PARE
44. Preakness winner: 1942 : ALSAB
45. Famed anarchist : SACCO
46. Disposed : PRONE
47. Fragrant compound : ESTER
48. Correspond : MATCH
50. It often goes with that : THIS
52. Express freely : VENT
53. Vicinity : AREA
55. Hot tub : SPA
56. Creek : RIA

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