New York Times, Wednesday, February 10, 1993

Author: Louis Sabin
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 85, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
Lou Sabin has 92 pre-Shortz puzzles and 29 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
1
A
2
R
3
T
4
I
5
S
6
T
7
E
8
T
9
O
10
A
11
S
12
T
13
E
14
R
15
R
O
O
S
T
E
R
16
E
N
D
O
R
S
E
17
M
O
N
T
A
N
A
18
M
E
D
I
A
T
E
19
A
M
Y
20
M
A
S
21
T
22
H
E
R
D
E
D
23
T
I
N
24
I
25
R
O
N
26
E
R
Y
27
P
28
A
29
T
E
N
T
30
C
A
R
D
31
S
32
A
R
E
N
A
33
S
K
I
S
34
E
35
A
36
S
37
T
38
L
E
N
S
39
T
H
E
S
E
40
E
L
K
O
41
M
A
T
E
42
R
A
T
E
43
S
T
E
I
N
44
S
45
H
A
R
I
46
A
T
H
E
N
S
47
S
48
P
49
A
50
O
V
E
N
51
B
E
E
52
C
U
T
53
T
L
E
54
G
55
O
R
E
56
F
57
O
58
B
59
A
R
M
O
I
R
60
E
61
B
A
L
62
L
A
D
E
63
D
E
A
R
E
S
T
64
I
D
E
A
T
E
S
65
S
E
N
O
R
E
S
66
T
E
D
D
E
R
S
© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Skillful performer : ARTISTE
8. Kitchen appliance : TOASTER
15. Chanticleer : ROOSTER
16. Approve : ENDORSE
17. Treasure State : MONTANA
18. Reconcile differences : MEDIATE
19. Gospel singer Grant : AMY
20. Support for a crow's-nest : MAST
22. Punched cows : HERDED
23. Can, to a Londoner : TIN
24. Press : IRON
26. Rook or fish ender : ERY
27. Out-and-out : PATENT
30. Mo. pros : CARDS
32. Where push sometimes comes to shove : ARENA
33. Tomba's footwear : SKIS
34. "I turn my back to the ___": Blake : EAST
38. Periscope part : LENS
39. "___ Foolish Things . . . " : THESE
40. Nev. city : ELKO
41. Kasparov conquest : MATE
42. Parking-lot posting : RATE
43. Mug : STEIN
44. Puppeteer Lewis : SHARI
46. Acropolis site : ATHENS
47. Antibes, for one : SPA
50. Pizzeria owner's need : OVEN
51. Quilting party : BEE
52. Kind of fish or bone : CUTTLE
54. Quayle's successor : GORE
56. "Gift of the Magi" item : FOB
59. Wardrobe : ARMOIRE
61. Verse form : BALLADE
63. "Mommie ___": Crawford : DEAREST
64. Thinks up : IDEATES
65. Spanish gentlemen : SENORES
66. Hay-spreading machines : TEDDERS
1. "Aeneid" starter : ARMA
2. Suitable scope : ROOM
3. Broadway award : TONY
4. Adherent : IST
5. Marathoner's requirement : STAMINA
6. Lessee : TENANT
7. Epochs : ERAS
8. Pro follower : TEM
9. Small-town description : ONEHORSE
10. Certain number or quantity : ADDEND
11. √Čvian evening : SOIR
12. Exchange : TRADE
13. Lab compound : ESTER
14. Very slim : REEDY
21. Meter maid's activity : TICKETING
23. Past and perfect : TENSES
25. Poker ploy : RAISE
27. Cheat, at casinos : PALM
28. Tract : AREA
29. Carnival structure : TENT
31. Boil : SEETHE
33. Partner's take : SHARE
35. Shielded, at sea : ALEE
36. Fleece : SKIN
37. Loads : TONS
39. Cross or crossing : TRAVERSE
43. Prepared for the worst : STEELED
45. More devout : HOLIER
46. Irritate : ABRADE
47. Oodles : SCADS
48. Use a blender : PUREE
49. Hinduism's supreme universal self : ATMAN
53. Picador's target : TORO
55. Sad news item : OBIT
56. Lot : FATE
57. Baltic Sea feeder : ODER
58. A Truman : BESS
60. French connections : ETS
62. Stripling : LAD

Found bugs or have suggestions?