New York Times, Wednesday, October 28, 1992

Author:Walter Covell
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 259 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Walter Covell has 33 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
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1. Psalms words : SELAHS
7. Former coin of G.B. : SOV
10. Kin of cabbage : KALE
14. Mercury, e.g. : PLANET
15. Prefix with fix : PRE
16. Old Greek money : OBOL
17. Swimming stroke : AUSTRALIANCRAWL
20. N.F.L. scores : TDS
21. Bearing : MIEN
22. Rad. x 2 : DIA
23. Steakhouse chef's action : SEARING
25. Damp state : WETNESS
29. Latin connectors : ETS
30. Abhor : HATE
31. Reverential fear : AWE
32. Valuable violin : AMATI
35. Bridge seat : EAST
36. Bahrain potentate : AMIR
37. Draw or tie : MEXICANSTANDOFF
40. Afghan's continent : ASIA
41. Do, e.g. : NOTE
42. Nonstandard verbs : AINTS
43. RR structure : STA
44. Salt tree : ATLE
45. Uno plus due : TRE
46. Certain solutions : SALINES
48. Fastens : SECURES
52. Norm: Abbr. : STD
53. Son of Agrippina : NERO
54. Black bird : ANI
55. Salad topper : RUSSIANDRESSING
60. Two-toed sloth : UNAU
61. Padre's sister : TIA
62. Participates : SITSIN
63. Backless slipper : MULE
64. Wapiti : ELK
65. Rate : ASSESS
1. Once-stylish footwear : SPATS
2. Avoid artfully : ELUDE
3. "And every ___ queen": Kingsley : LASSA
4. Hill dweller : ANT
5. Reclusive : HERMITIC
6. Discolors : STAINS
7. Make yarn : SPIN
8. "___ pro nobis" : ORA
9. Feud : VENDETTA
10. Muslims' sacred book : KORAN
11. Goat's-hair fabric : ABA
12. Kind of beam : LOW
13. Annex : ELL
18. Journey part : LEG
19. Summon to court : CITE
24. Networks of nerves : RETIA
25. Devastate : WASTE
26. De Valera : EAMON
27. Founder of Lilliput : SWIFT
28. Slaves of yore : SERFS
30. Hurry : HASTE
32. Accumulate : AMASS
33. Memorable hostess : MESTA
34. Forming a center line : AXIAL
35. Chemical compounds : ENOLS
36. René's farewell : ADIEU
38. Precede chronologically : ANTEDATE
39. Deep stupor : NARCOSIS
44. Opposed : ANTI
45. Singer Brewer : TERESA
47. Come forth : ISSUE
48. Sun. talk : SER
49. Poker option : RAISE
50. City near Dallas : ENNIS
51. Omens : SIGNS
53. Bismarck is here: Abbr. : NDAK
55. Jamaican export : RUM
56. Burmese statesman : UNU
57. Gal of songdom : SAL
58. Naught : NIL
59. Kin of aves. : STS

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