Alfio Micci
Alfio Micci 

KITCHENWARE

New York Times, Sunday, October 29, 1989

Author: Alfio Micci
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 72, Avg Word Len: 5.20, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 541 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 123, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 1, Spans: 5
Alfio Micci has 87 pre-Shortz puzzles and 11 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Composer Bartók : BELA
5. Rcd. player : PHONO
10. Extremely : THRICE
16. ___-de-sac : CUL
19. Likeness : ICON
20. Hawkeye's friend : RADAR
21. Heft : WEIGHT
22. Jackie's second : ARI
23. PLATES : BLUEHOMEHOTANDLICENSE
27. Moistens the bird : BASTES
28. Mystic character : RUNE
29. Total : SUM
30. Ollie's sidekick : STAN
31. Porker's pad : STY
32. Health club : SPA
34. Cash : MONEY
37. Short and very staccato: Mus. : SECCO
39. They put gadgets to work : USERS
41. Mouthward : ORAD
43. Fight segments : ROUNDS
46. CUPS : BUTTERLOVINGHICANDEYE
52. Attention getter : AHEM
53. Family car : SEDAN
54. Jr.-to-be : SOPH
55. Glacial ridges : OSAR
56. Scuttlebutt : RUMOR
58. Nita of "A Sainted Devil" : NALDI
60. Oil cartel : OPEC
62. Dispatched : SENT
63. Gone from the board : ERASED
65. Olive and castor : OILS
67. Guidonian note : ELA
68. BOWLS : DUSTSUGARGATORANDFISH
77. Be human : ERR
78. Change for a five : ONES
79. "Who Can I ___?": 1964 song : TURNTO
80. Airplane runner : SKID
84. Kind of work or spirit : TEAM
86. U.S. export : GRAIN
89. Actor Lloyd: 1902-85 : NOLAN
90. "___ of the Thousand Days" : ANNE
91. Malarial fever : AGUE
93. Wolfish looks : OGLES
95. Wimp's cousin : NERD
96. POTS : COFFEETOSSFLESHANDTEA
101. Titania's spouse : OBERON
102. Composer Rota: 1911-79 : NINO
103. Polonius hid behind one : ARRAS
104. Carries on : RANTS
106. Harvest goddess : CERES
109. A North Caucasic language : UDI
110. Cry of triumph : AHA
113. Mind : OBEY
115. Kind of cat : HEP
117. Biblical preposition : UNTO
119. Of a poetic foot : IAMBIC
121. PANS : TINSAUCESAMTAIANDCAKE
126. Business abbr. : INC
127. Starry : ASTRAL
128. Dinsmore or Venner : ELSIE
129. Road for Caesar : ITER
130. Fair grade : CEE
131. Live : RESIDE
132. Movie units : REELS
133. Action word : VERB
1. Supports for trestletrees on ships : BIBBS
2. Prominence : ECLAT
3. Crummy : LOUSY
4. French novelist Claude : ANET
5. Blossoms : PROSPERS
6. CB buff : HAM
7. Fragrant river? : ODER
8. Old Testament book : NAHUM
9. U. of Maine locale : ORONO
10. "The ___ Dogs": Burns : TWA
11. Broody : HEN
12. Clears (of) : RIDS
13. Arctic abodes : IGLUS
14. Foolish fancy : CHIMERA
15. List ender : ETC
16. Asian language : CANTONESE
17. Word with Major or Minor : URSA
18. Mortgage : LIEN
24. "Demian" author : HESSE
25. Fitted piece : TENON
26. Portuguese money : ESCUDOS
33. Harold of songdom : ARLEN
35. Work units : ERGS
36. Bumpkin : YAHOO
38. Kind of artist : CON
39. Greatest : UTMOST
40. Fountain order : SODA
42. Chef's long-handled utensil : DIPPER
44. Cannon of films : DYAN
45. Noted muralist : SERT
46. Told all : BARED
47. Ruark novel: 1962 : UHURU
48. Musical subjects : TEMAS
49. Intrepidity : VALOR
50. "Mood ___," 1931 song : INDIGO
51. Pincerlike claw : CHELA
57. Legal thing : RES
59. Half a fragrant oil : ILANG
61. Incline : CANT
64. Music for two : DUET
66. Unsaturated alcohol : STEROL
69. The ___ Santini, Duval role : GREAT
70. Birthplace of Henry VIII's first wife : ARAGON
71. Indian or orange : OSAGE
72. Sue for payment : DUN
73. Jungle sights : FRONDS
74. Cove : INLET
75. Impolite look : STARE
76. Metal eye at the end of a lariat : HONDA
80. Me. river : SACO
81. Bellpull : KNOB
82. Logician's conclusion : INFERENCE
83. Pays expenses : DEFRAYS
85. Bernstein's field : MUSIC
87. Bergman role in "Casablanca" : ILSA
88. Jawaharlal ___ of India : NEHRU
92. Slave of yore : ESNE
94. Herrings' kin : SARDINES
97. Long, long time : EON
98. Display delight about : ENTHUSE
99. "Julius Caesar" setting : FORUM
100. Water nymph : NAIAD
105. Conventicle participants : SECTS
107. Pierce : ENTER
108. Trite : STALE
110. Ebb : ABATE
111. Scout, at times : HIKER
112. Harsh : ACERB
113. Auditory : OTIC
114. Plant shoot : BINE
116. Lovely woman : PERI
118. Seine feeder : OISE
120. Twelfth-cen. date : MCIV
122. Bern's stream : AAR
123. Downcast : SAD
124. Toby contents : ALE
125. Homophone for 124 Down : AIL

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