New York Times, Saturday, October 30, 1993

Author:Rand H. Burns
Editor:Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 26, Avg Word Len: 5.53, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Rand H. Burns has 6 pre-Shortz puzzles and 21 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Looked everywhere : COMBED
7. Like Savalas or Brynner : HAIRLESS
15. Section of some zoos : AVIARY
16. Be creative : INNOVATE
17. Sales nonpersons : VENDINGMACHINES
19. Uneaten scrap : ORT
20. Sinuous fish : EEL
21. Choice day in Nov. : TUE
22. Grassland : LEA
23. Ecstatic lit. work : RHAP
25. The sweat of Caesar's brow : SUDOR
27. Cinéaste's product : FILM
28. Roman wraps : TOGAS
30. Blanc of many voices : MEL
31. Aladdin's benefactor : GENIE
32. Luther Adler's acting sister : STELLA
34. Sacks : PILLAGES
36. Coats steel, in a way : TINPLATES
38. Poisonous salt : ARSENATE
41. Brief, heated arguments : SETTOS
45. Physicist Ohm : GEORG
46. Alt. to going to Hialeah : OTB
48. Cater : SERVE
49. Broadsides : RAMS
50. Bad-mouth : SMEAR
52. Per ___ : DIEM
53. ___ Amin : IDI
54. Air-safety agcy. : FAA
55. Boo counter : RAH
57. Dernier ___ : CRI
58. A hardened Arden? : PETRIFIEDFOREST
62. Prospective adolescents : PRETEENS
63. Heroic poetry : EPOPEE
64. Evaluates : ASSESSES
65. Hair conditioners : RINSES
1. Rollicks : CAVORTS
2. Tending to scorch : OVERHOT
3. Numismatic output : MINTAGE
4. Inferior : BAD
5. Western terminus of Clinton's ditch : ERIE
6. Units of force : DYNES
7. Man, objectively : HIM
8. Asia Minor, of yore : ANATOLIA
9. Take on, as debt : INCUR
10. Architect Ludwig Mies van der ___ : ROHE
11. Ninth part of DIV : LVI
12. Lamb or kid, old style : EANLING
13. Metallic playing marble : STEELIE
14. Tasty seeds : SESAMES
18. Dispirited : GLUM
24. Quibbles : PALTERS
26. Exhaust : DEPLETE
27. Enjoyed a smorgasbord : FEASTED
29. Arm band : SLING
31. Joys : GLEES
33. Western Santa : ANA
35. Platoon ldrs. : LTS
37. Substance falsely tied to food poisoning : PTOMAINE
38. Victor over Antony at Actium : AGRIPPA
39. Circulation figures : READERS
40. Longitudinal series of body segments : SOMITES
42. Arm muscle : TRICEPS
43. Manage : OVERSEE
44. Descendants of a son of Noah : SEMITES
47. Minstrel : BARD
50. Strongboxes : SAFES
51. Decathlete Johnson : RAFER
54. Hoots of reproach : FIES
56. Ariz. Amerind : HOPI
59. Short way : RTE
60. Seer or host follower : ESS
61. Jockey Turcotte : RON

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