New York Times, Saturday, December 14, 1991

Author:Joy L. Wouk
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { F J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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
Across Down
1. Encourage burglary : ABET
5. Some arias : SOLI
9. English river : AVON
13. Tzara's art cult : DADA
14. Rugged rocks : CRAGS
16. Herrick's "Cherry ___" : RIPE
17. Killer of Eric IV : ABEL
18. Rust-fungi spores : AECIA
19. With, in Avignon : AVEC
20. Leroy Anderson music : SYNCOPATEDCLOCK
23. Beach south of Santa Monica : REDONDO
24. London store : HARRODS
28. Native of Luzon : ILOCANO
33. Vigorously : AMAIN
34. Expert : ACE
35. He loves, to Cato : AMAT
36. Aaron Copland work, with "A" : LINCOLNPORTRAIT
40. Chill : AGUE
41. Aged: Lat. abbr. : AET
42. Other, in Abruzzi : ALTRO
43. Catherine Malfitano, e.g. : SOPRANO
45. Director Jules and family : DASSINS
47. Ceramists : POTTERS
49. Leonard Bernstein work : TROUBLEINTAHITI
57. Step to success : RUNG
58. Turkish statesman : INONU
59. Of grandparents : AVAL
60. James biographer : EDEL
61. Niamey is its capital : NIGER
62. Close an oxford : LACE
63. Weird : EERY
64. London louts : CADS
65. Teammate of Stan the Man : ENOS
1. Huxtable and Rehan : ADAS
2. Broadway musical: 1983 : BABY
3. She wrote "The Salamanca Drum" : EDEN
4. Soft mineral : TALC
5. Got away, once : SCAPED
6. Mountain nymphs : OREADS
7. Milk: Comb. form : LACTO
8. Sanitary, in Italia : IGIENICO
9. Brackish Soviet sea : ARAL
10. Lively, to Lizst : VIVO
11. Oil gp. : OPEC
12. This goes to your head : NECK
15. Hunt-club supplier : SADDLER
21. Black Bears' home : ORONO
22. Cote sound : COO
24. Memorable Chicago coach : HALAS
25. Friendly hombre : AMIGO
26. Let bills accumulate : RANUP
27. Kitchen utensil : RICER
29. Lewis and Carlton : CARLS
30. Cremona notable : AMATI
31. Scottish seaside resort : NAIRN
32. Four Holy Roman emperors : OTTOS
34. Appropriate : APT
37. Ointment base : LANOLIN
38. Retaining juvenile characteristics : NEOTENIC
39. Tax, in Torino : TASSA
44. P.D. alert : APB
45. Lived in a lair : DENNED
46. Rodzinski and Rubinstein : ARTURS
48. Autry's birthplace in Tex. : TIOGA
49. Deodar or baobab : TREE
50. Boorish : RUDE
51. Lollapalooza : ONER
52. Like Andersen's duckling : UGLY
53. Irwin of golf : HALE
54. Lendl of tennis : IVAN
55. Filled tortilla : TACO
56. Seine sights : ILES

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