New York Times, Tuesday, October 5, 1993

Author:Robert Herrig
Editor:Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 1
Robert Herrig has 4 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Olympic judge, for one : RATER
6. Use lots : CAST
10. Pier site : PORT
14. Habituate : ENURE
15. Wasatch ski resort : ALTA
16. Declare : AVER
17. Aweigh : ATRIP
18. Mountain lake : TARN
19. Starting half? : DEMI
20. Bowler's margin of comfort? : PINCUSHION
22. Slow flow : DRIP
23. N.F.L. sudden-death situation : TIE
24. Reconcile differences : MEDIATE
26. Halts : SUSPENDS
31. Jimmy's successor : RON
32. Bubbly place? : ASTI
33. Cut short : CROP
35. Trolls' first cousins : OGRES
39. Foul-sounding container? : VIAL
40. Like a jug of corn? : EARED
42. A year and a day, e.g. : TIME
43. Anthony Eden's peers : EARLS
45. Until the wee hours : LATE
46. Auditory : OTIC
47. Killer whale : ORC
49. Religious school : SEMINARY
51. British actress Estelle ___ : WINWOOD
55. Andrew, to Charles : SIB
56. "What's ___ for me?" : INIT
57. Giving a boost : BOLSTERING
63. Large green moth : LUNA
64. Precinct : AREA
65. Richards of tennis : RENEE
66. Dortmund donkey : ESEL
67. Connect : LINK
68. Bury : INTER
69. Office fixture : DESK
70. English art patron: 1819-99 : TATE
71. Emulate the Magi : ADORE
1. Fell a crop : REAP
2. Adverse beginning : ANTI
3. Deviation : TURN
4. First name in exploration : ERIC
5. Fame : REPUTE
6. Chartres attraction : CATHEDRAL
7. Jai ___ : ALAI
8. Senator Thurmond : STROM
9. Leatherworker : TANNER
10. London train station : PADDINGTON
11. ___ barrel : OVERA
12. Pay back : REMIT
13. Codswallop : TRIPE
21. Because : SINCE
25. Scooby-___ (TV cartoon dog) : DOO
26. Retain : SAVE
27. American info. source : USIA
28. Lead a troupe : STAR
29. Day-Hudson comedy: 1959 : PILLOWTALK
30. Marsh birds : SORAS
34. Synonym for "the love of Mike" : PETESSAKE
36. Hayworth or Gam : RITA
37. Familiar OPEC figure : EMIR
38. First aide, for short? : SECY
41. Resign : DEMIT
44. Nearly full sign : SRO
48. Shade of blue : COBALT
50. Spain and Portugal : IBERIA
51. Enticed : WILED
52. Not unoccupied : INUSE
53. Good marks from 1 Across : NINES
54. Andrea ___ : DORIA
58. Advanced money : LENT
59. Pull apart : REND
60. Preoccupied with : INTO
61. Poetic contraction : NEER
62. Officer-gentleman? : GERE

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