New York Times, Thursday, November 28, 1991

Author:Joy L. Wouk
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { G J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1991, The New York Times
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1. Family of silent actress Theda : BARAS
6. Switch positions : OFFS
10. Thanksgiving V.I.P. : COOK
14. Prevent : AVERT
15. Traditional learning : LORE
16. Physics Nobelist: 1944 : RABI
17. Part of TNT : NITRO
18. Macho match : DUEL
19. B ___ boy : ASIN
20. Billiard shots : CAROMS
22. Let up : RELENTED
24. Post-Thanksgiving vehicle? : SNOWPLOW
26. Royal symbol : ORB
27. ___-bel-Abbès, city near Oran : SIDI
28. Erose : UNEVEN
32. Sister of Osiris : ISIS
36. Wire measure : MIL
37. Screed : TIRADE
38. Pig feature : SNOUT
40. Alphabetic trio : CDE
42. Actor Flynn : ERROL
43. Like many a Thanksgiving pie : MINCED
45. Test : TRY
47. Thanksgiving tubers : YAMS
48. Typewriter bar : SPACER
49. Plaintiff : USEE
51. A Siouan : OTO
52. Disavows : RETRACTS
57. Docking tool : BOATHOOK
61. Tell : IMPART
62. Bean in 35 Down : LIMA
63. Appeal : PLEA
65. Exit : ISSUE
66. Elevator man : OTIS
67. Culbertson's namesakes : ELYS
68. Elizabeth II to Edward VIII : NIECE
69. Oxford gala : BASH
70. Morse-code symbol : DASH
71. Site of Krupp steel works : ESSEN
1. Judges' seats : BANCS
2. Of certain fliers : AVIAN
3. Kind of rocket : RETRO
4. Missile for Powhatan : ARROW
5. Jazz dances : STOMPS
6. Like Methuselah : OLD
7. Main course at the first Thanksgiving : FOURWILDTURKEYS
8. Release : FREE
9. Cause of an S.R.O. sign : SELLOUT
10. Thanksgiving fruit : CRANBERRY
11. Kiln : OAST
12. Tony cousin : OBIE
13. Class : KIND
21. Comedian Summerville : SLIM
23. Bert's TV friend : ERNIE
25. Lyrical : ODIC
29. Length unit in Vigo : VARA
30. King Hadad's land : EDOM
31. "I Remember Mama" role : NELS
32. Doctrines : ISMS
33. Bit : SNIP
34. Scottish island : IONA
35. Narragansett vegetable dish : SUCCOTASH
39. Thirty-two are a mouthful : TEETH
41. Gaelic : ERSE
44. Languished : DROOPED
46. Abominable Snowman : YETI
50. Royal fur : ERMINE
53. Point on a lunar orbit : APSIS
54. Lawyers' needs : CASES
55. Respite from conflict : TRUCE
56. Dutch genre painter : STEEN
57. Spot of color : BLOB
58. Kyushu port : OITA
59. "New Maps of Hell" author : AMIS
60. Spicy stew : OLLA
64. Residue : ASH

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