New York Times, Friday, November 8, 1991

Author:Jesse Roarke
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 4.89, Missing: { B J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 235 (avg 1.26)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 1
Jesse Roarke has 48 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Noted violinist : STERN
6. Welsh river : USK
9. Crystal-lined stone : GEODE
14. ___ Irvan, 1991 winner at Daytona Beach : ERNIE
15. Mötley Crüe member : LEE
16. Colo. range : RATON
17. Song with a refrain : ROUNDELAY
19. Plus : ASSET
20. Pelages : FURS
21. Unit of acceleration : GAL
22. City west of Düsseldorf : NEUSS
23. Liner's cheapest quarters : STEERAGE
25. Kuwait's great resource : OIL
26. Thomas Gray was one : ELEGIST
28. Formerly called : NEE
31. Manet's portraitist : DEGAS
35. Electrical conductor : SOLENOID
37. Adaptable : ELASTIC
40. Utopia, almost literally : NOWHERE
41. Old Greek jars : AMPHORAS
43. Songwriter-entertainer Peter ___ : ALLEN
44. Kind of deer : ROE
45. Certain muscle : ROTATOR
48. Dadaist Ray : MAN
49. Skinner : MULETEER
54. Corday's victim : MARAT
57. Primate : APE
58. It, in Avila : ELLO
59. Instrument for 1 Across : AMATI
60. Athenian tribunal : AREOPAGUS
62. Game of chance : LOTTO
63. Zilch : NIL
64. Playwright's ploy : ASIDE
65. City of the Ruhr : ESSEN
66. Way of Chuang-tzu : TAO
67. Alaskan Athapaskans : DENES
1. Feudal underlings : SERFS
2. Schubert's "___ Quintet" : TROUT
3. Harden : ENURE
4. Wash lightly : RINSE
5. He's raised by the riled : NED
6. Amount by which a cask falls short of being full : ULLAGE
7. Ability lacked by landlubbers : SEALEGS
8. Small island : KEY
9. Speckled pottery : GRANITEWARE
10. Frame for Arp : EASEL
11. City of Honshu : OTSU
12. Suffices : DOES
13. Tolkien tree creatures : ENTS
18. Equal, in Arles : EGAL
24. Return of the Jews to Palestine: c. 538 B.C. : RESTORATION
25. European capital : OSLO
27. Tragedy by Euripides : ION
28. Carol : NOEL
29. Name on a green stamp : EIRE
30. TV's Jeannie : EDEN
31. Precious : DEAR
32. "Sesame Street" muppet : ELMO
33. Yawn : GAPE
34. Ygdrasil is one : ASH
36. Rangers' org. : NHL
38. Club for Faldo : IRON
39. Hoisting tackle : CAT
42. Biblical country : SAMARIA
46. Black gum : TUPELO
47. ___ strut (plane part) : OLEO
48. Having a dull surface : MATTE
50. Vex : TEASE
51. ___ marbles : ELGIN
52. Avoid adroitly : ELUDE
53. Floribundas : ROSES
54. "The ___ Animal," 1940 play : MALE
55. Joel's follower : AMOS
56. Mild expletive : RATS
60. A hexapod : ANT
61. Type of saddle : PAD

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