New York Times, Thursday, December 12, 1991

Author: Lois Sidway
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { F J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 307 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Lois Sidway has 67 pre-Shortz puzzles and 18 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1991, The New York Times
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1. Bearing : MIEN
5. A first name in photography : ANSEL
10. Pull for : BACK
14. ___ account : ONNO
15. Italian white wine : SOAVE
16. Meanie : OGRE
17. Used (to) : ACCUSTOMED
19. R.P.I. home : TROY
20. Weapons for negotiation : BARGAININGCHIPS
22. Bran source : OAT
23. Cubic meter : STERE
24. Palatial protection : MOAT
26. Turnovers : PIES
28. Vintner's shady spot : ARBOR
32. Rate-fixing agcy. : ICC
33. Eve's opposite : MORN
34. Erotic : STEAMY
35. Partnership : CAHOOTS
37. Rode : NEEDLED
38. Hebrew letters : ALEPHS
39. Erect : REAR
40. Far from sml. : LGE
41. "___ luego" : HASTA
42. Stitched : SEWN
43. Grouch : BEAR
44. "___ a Girl . . . " : IWANT
46. For each : PER
47. Some economic downers : STOCKMARKETDIPS
54. Vehicle for Hirsch : TAXI
55. Interrupts : BREAKSINON
56. Expanse : AREA
57. Take a powder : LEAVE
58. "The ___ Love" : MANI
59. He wrote "The High and the Mighty" : GANN
60. Icelandic literary works : EDDAS
61. AFB enlisted man : SSGT
1. A son of Lot : MOAB
2. Llama leader of old : INCA
3. Makes inroads : ENCROACHES
4. Nutty confection : NOUGAT
5. ___ spumante : ASTI
6. High time for mad dogs : NOON
7. Geisha guitar : SAMISEN
8. Occasions : EVENTS
9. Shelf : LEDGE
10. Vexed : BOTHERED
11. Cultural lead-in : AGRI
12. Jockey's aid : CROP
13. Ivories : KEYS
18. Convened : SAT
21. Lunar super bowl : CRATER
24. Hebrew prophet : MICAH
25. Fla. city : OCALA
26. Nursery assemblage : POTS
27. Collector from John Q. : IRS
29. Degas subjects : BALLERINAS
30. End : OMEGA
31. Actress Winona ___ : RYDER
33. Hudson branch : MOHAWK
34. Actor Penn : SEAN
36. Glasses specialist : OPTICIAN
37. Novel : NEW
39. Tire type : RETREAD
42. Caught : SNARED
43. Darkens : BEDIMS
45. Walk leisurely : AMBLE
46. TD sextet : PTS
47. Dateless : STAG
48. Home of Irish kings : TARA
49. Plow pullers : OXEN
50. Intoxicating Polynesian drink : KAVA
51. ___ out (supplements) : EKES
52. "Turandot" character : PONG
53. Tizzy : SNIT

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