New York Times, Wednesday, November 17, 1993

Author: Lois Sidway
Editor: Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { F Q }, Scrabble score: 323 (avg 1.73)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Lois Sidway has 67 pre-Shortz puzzles and 18 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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1. Child's ammo : CAPS
5. Unionist's bane : SCAB
9. Early of the C.S.A. : JUBAL
14. Concorde stopover : ORLY
15. First name in whodunits : ERLE
16. Soul : ANIMA
17. Partiality : BIAS
18. Schmeling contemporary : BAER
19. Lodz money : ZLOTY
20. Chew the rag : BATTHEBREEZE
23. Fleece : SHEAR
24. Put a strain on : TAX
25. ___ Valley, Calif. : SIMI
29. S. & L. holding : MTGE
31. Consequence : UPSHOT
33. Impassive : STOIC
36. Word of comfort : THERE
39. List ending : ETC
40. Pause to refresh : CATCHONESBREATH
43. In imitation of : ALA
44. Maurice or Linda : EVANS
45. Wander : STRAY
46. Vituperative outpouring : TIRADE
48. Mrs. Ernie Kovacs : EDIE
50. Bellow of books : SAUL
51. Inexperienced : RAW
54. Ground : EARTH
57. Gamble for small stakes : PITCHPENNIES
61. Get ___ of (see) : ALOAD
64. Chamber : ROOM
65. "___ Camera" : IAMA
66. Watusi, e.g. : DANCE
67. That one, in old Rome : ILLE
68. Chihuahua choo-choo : TREN
69. Castle in the air : DREAM
70. Geste : DEED
71. Jerk : YANK
1. Peach of a Georgian : COBB
2. Jimmy ___ of tennis : ARIAS
3. Who's this Sylvia? : PLATH
4. Affecting the body generally : SYSTEMIC
5. Jean who played Joan : SEBERG
6. Grouch : CRAB
7. Sound the alarm : ALERT
8. Ky. college : BEREA
9. Brubeck's sound : JAZZ
10. Except that : UNLESS
11. Brief life : BIO
12. Tot. : AMT
13. Not clerical : LAY
21. Concocted in secret : HATCHED
22. A semirural area : EXURB
26. "___ Music," 1940 song : IHEAR
27. "Raging Bull" Jake La ___ : MOTTA
28. Restless : ITCHY
30. Sicilian blowhard? : ETNA
32. Ahasuerus was one : PERSIAN
33. Vamooses : SCATS
34. Actress Shire : TALIA
35. Seaport near Sapporo : OTARU
37. Mama lobster : HEN
38. Being : ESSE
41. Manifest : OVERT
42. Endless eons : ETERNITY
47. Fine wool from the Andes : ALPACA
49. Thought : DEEMED
52. Stinging : ACRID
53. Undivided : WHOLE
55. Coronet : TIARA
56. John Wayne types : HEMEN
58. Latin ditto : IDEM
59. Raft propellant : POLE
60. Fell gradually : SANK
61. Say more : ADD
62. Guardian spirit of Rome : LAR
63. See 53 Down : ONE

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