New York Times, Thursday, October 31, 1991

Author:Barbara J. Weakley
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 1
Barbara J. Weakley has 19 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Lively party : BASH
5. Word with fire or transit : RAPID
10. Hebrew instrument : ASOR
14. Column part : ORLO
15. Fill with joy : ELATE
16. Behind schedule : LATE
17. Landed : ALIT
18. Rice dish : PILAF
19. Major Hoople's word : EGAD
20. Halloween visitors? : ZOMBIES
22. Dilatory : LAGGARD
24. Cell component : RNA
25. Herschel's discovery : URANUS
26. Describing a Halloween gala? : SPOOKTACULAR
32. Spock portrayer on TV : NIMOY
33. No-nos : DONTS
34. Arafat's gp. : PLO
37. Islamic theologian : ALIM
38. Bette or Ossie : DAVIS
39. Necklace item : BEAD
40. Favorite : PET
41. Halley's, for one : COMET
42. Carpenter's tool : PLANE
43. Entertainer at 26 Across? : GHOSTSPEAKER
45. Adherent of Islam : MUSLIM
48. Fabulous bird : ROC
49. Oval : ELLIPSE
51. Irritated : RANKLED
55. City in the Sooner State : ENID
56. Boat hoist : DAVIT
58. Bear's lair : CAVE
59. Domesticate : TAME
60. Stage whisper : ASIDE
61. Sound from a corner : AMEN
62. Notices : SEES
63. Sycophants' replies : YESES
64. Yurt, e.g. : TENT
1. Biblical husband : BOAZ
2. "___ 'n' Janis," comic strip : ARLO
3. Slender : SLIM
4. Stolen Halloween vehicle? : HOTBROOM
5. Iterate : REPEAT
6. Start of Ore.'s motto : ALIS
7. Buddy : PAL
8. Type type, for short : ITAL
9. Gets in arrears : DEFAULTS
10. Sour liquid : ALEGAR
11. She wrote "The Unmade Bed" : SAGAN
12. Japanese port : OTARU
13. Foxx namesakes : REDDS
21. Atramentous : INKY
23. Fat, in France : GRAS
26. Break suddenly : SNAP
27. Dock support : PILE
28. Neglect : OMIT
29. Character considered to be Hemingway's alter ego : ADAMS
30. Break a Commandment : COVET
31. Entitles : UNITS
34. Crest : PEAK
35. Country road : LANE
36. European river : ODER
38. Time of judgment : DOOMSDAY
39. Pet of the wicked witch? : BLACKCAT
41. Cookie ingredient : CHIP
42. Mexican muzhik : PEON
43. Skims across : GLIDES
44. Babbles : PRATES
45. Holds a session : MEETS
46. Radii neighbors : ULNAE
47. Viscous mud : SLIME
50. Comfort : EASE
51. First U.S. woman in space : RIDE
52. Gold cloth : LAME
53. All tied up : EVEN
54. Headway of a sort : DENT
57. Force : VIS

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