New York Times, Tuesday, December 8, 1992

Author:Albert J. Klaus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 46, Avg Word Len: 4.59, Missing: { H Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 253 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 54, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Electrical-power unit : WATT
5. Diamond corner : BASE
9. Vehicles : CARS
13. Pelvic bones : ILIA
14. Not so many : FEWER
15. Above : OVER
16. Singer becomes golfer : PEGGYLEETREVINO
19. Before, in poesy : ERE
20. Vittles : EATS
21. Cozy place : NEST
22. Small rivers : STREAMS
24. Hockey great : ORR
25. "We ___ the World" : ARE
26. Lowered in rank : DEMOTED
30. At a distance : AFAR
33. Caspian feeder : URAL
34. Actress Farrow : MIA
36. Comedienne-singer becomes author : MINNIEPEARLBUCK
41. Formicid : ANT
42. Astronaut Armstrong : NEIL
43. On a cruise : ASEA
44. Teases : NEEDLES
46. MCIX - MVII : CII
48. Power : VIS
49. Luna's descent below the horizon : MOONSET
53. Navy jail : BRIG
55. Tight : TAUT
56. Hole-in-one : ACE
57. Former champ becomes teacher of the blind : JOELOUISBRAILLE
61. Caen's river : ORNE
62. Characteristic : TRAIT
63. College official : DEAN
64. Bar order : BEER
65. Cereal spikes : EARS
66. Adherents : ISTS
1. Rubs with cloth : WIPES
2. Watchful : ALERT
3. Striped cat : TIGER
4. Label : TAG
5. Root vegetables : BEETS
6. Fills with fearful reverence : AWES
7. Arrange : SET
8. Stray : ERR
9. Secret : COVERT
10. Rara ___ : AVIS
11. Let : RENT
12. Theater sign : SRO
14. Olympic symbol : FLAME
17. Once around Sol : YEAR
18. Register : ENROLL
23. Deserve : EARN
24. Poet translated by Edward FitzGerald : OMAR
26. One-on-one combats : DUELS
27. Historic period : ERA
28. Flightless birds : EMUS
29. Game cubes : DICE
30. M.D.'s org. : AMA
31. Norse neighbor : FINN
32. Feed the kitty : ANTE
35. Letters before an alias : AKA
37. Blue dye : INDIGO
38. Morays : EELS
39. Pandowdy : PIE
40. Actor Conrad ___ : BAIN
45. More malevolent : EVILER
46. Place of trial : COURT
47. Whit : IOTA
49. Fla. trees : MABIS
50. Soupy from N.C. : SALES
51. Renown : ECLAT
52. High schoolers : TEENS
53. Auger : BORE
54. Peace Nobelist Cassin : RENE
55. Despot : TSAR
57. Chore : JOB
58. All-purpose trk. : UTE
59. Novelist Levin : IRA
60. January 13, in Genova : IDI

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