New York Times, Wednesday, October 23, 1991

Author: Lois Sidway
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Lois Sidway has 67 pre-Shortz puzzles and 18 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. CCC : GRAB
5. Carrara coins : LIRE
9. Matinee hero : IDOL
13. Biblical peak : NEBO
14. Fruit drink : CIDER
15. Illegality : NONO
16. TTT : PULLSOMEONESLEG
19. Window-box bloom : PETUNIA
20. Restaurant : EATERY
21. "___ of the Sun . . . ," 1935 song : EAST
22. Greek peak : OSSA
23. Turn aside : SWERVE
26. Aerial : ANTENNA
29. Cousin of nope : NIX
30. Follow : ENSUE
32. Scalawag : SCAMP
34. "Hansen and Gretel" prop : OVEN
36. For all, to Verdi : TUTTI
38. Abu Dhabi leader : EMIR
39. Ky. college : BEREA
41. Inclined : PRONE
43. Folk-forming suffix : ESE
44. Hockey's ___ Cup : STANLEY
46. Like partly melted snow : SLOSHY
48. Layer : TIER
49. Abound : TEEM
50. "___ Girl . . . ," 1911 song : IWANTA
53. Home of the Big Red : CORNELL
56. UUU : TAKEADVANTAGEOF
59. Bird, to Pliny : AVIS
60. Skips : OMITS
61. Part of A.D. : ANNO
62. Monocle part : LENS
63. Boy, in Bilbao : NINO
64. YYY : SAGE
1. U.S. economy gauge : GNP
2. Enlist again : REUP
3. Fit : ABLE
4. Runaway horse, e.g. : BOLTER
5. Restrict : LIMIT
6. Thought : IDEA
7. Car of yesteryear : REO
8. Screenwriter Lehman : ERNEST
9. Example : INSTANCE
10. Subsistence : DOLE
11. Unique soul : ONER
12. Sluggish : LOGY
14. Permission : CONSENT
17. Urbane : SUAVE
18. Lessens : EASES
22. ___ a customer : ONETO
23. One with a superiority complex : SNOB
24. Some Windsor women : WIVES
25. Put forth effort : EXERT
26. "In the Heat of the Night" actor : AUTRY
27. Monikers : NAMES
28. Some Mennonites : AMISH
31. Really nifty : SUPER
33. Quarry : PREY
35. It often counts : NEATNESS
37. Newspaper extras : INSERTS
40. Writer Loos : ANITA
42. Actress Verdugo : ELENA
45. Lure : LEADON
47. Conclusions : OMEGAS
49. Silverheels role : TONTO
50. Type type: Abbr. : ITAL
51. Undulation : WAVE
52. Related : AKIN
53. First base man? : CAIN
54. Actress Olin : LENA
55. Yearn : LONG
57. Stonewall J. taught here : VMI
58. Grant, to Lee : FOE

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