New York Times, Monday, February 15, 1993

Author: Albert J. Klaus
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sloping walk : RAMP
5. Cleansing agents : SOAPS
10. Spaniard's Supreme Being : DIOS
14. Lamb's pen name : ELIA
15. Having a secret meaning : RUNIC
16. Hitchcock film: 1948 : ROPE
17. Delaware nickname : FIRSTSTATE
19. And others: Lat. : ETAL
20. Former kin of NATO : SEATO
21. Nickname for a Jackson of the C.S.A. : STONEWALL
23. Bridge coup : SLAM
25. Nothing : NIL
26. Five and one-half yards : ROD
29. Biblical tower site: Gen. 35:21 : EDAR
31. Holding devices : CLASPS
36. King toppers : ACES
38. Heiden or Lindros of ice sports : ERIC
40. ___ nous (confidentially) : ENTRE
41. Alaska nickname : THELASTFRONTIER
44. Bombeck and Calderon : ERMAS
45. Large quantity : SLEW
46. Other : ELSE
47. Tyrant : DESPOT
49. Ferber or Millay : EDNA
51. Crooked letter : ESS
52. Siesta : NAP
54. Start of N.C.'s motto : ESSE
56. Like weedy gardens : OVERGROWN
61. Skewered treat : KABOB
65. Masculine : MALE
66. Georgia nickname : PEACHSTATE
68. Signs : INKS
69. Fallers on Pompeii : ASHES
70. Hibernia : ERIN
71. Trial : TEST
72. Tree genus : NYSSA
73. Cozy place : NEST
1. Umps' cousins : REFS
2. "I cannot tell ___" : ALIE
3. Star in Cetus : MIRA
4. Former times : PASTS
5. Last year's jrs. : SRS
6. Overcomes by cleverness : OUTSMARTS
7. Med.-school subject : ANAT
8. Scaler's spike : PITON
9. Like the Grand Canyon : SCENIC
10. Pulled : DREW
11. Jot : IOTA
12. Milky gem : OPAL
13. Vend : SELL
18. Lacquered metalware : TOLE
22. Actress Burstyn : ELLEN
24. Fruit drinks : ADES
26. Estimated : RATED
27. Earthy pigment : OCHRE
28. Considers : DEEMS
30. Boone's weapon : RIFLE
32. Poker stake : ANTE
33. Steps over a fence : STILE
34. Squeeze : PRESS
35. Vowel points : SERES
37. Smack : SLAP
39. Beliefs : CREDENCES
42. "I Feel ___ Comin' On" : ASONG
43. Possesses : OWNS
48. Small wild horse of Asia : TARPAN
50. Inquires : ASKS
53. Works of Keats, e.g. : POESY
55. Consumed : EATEN
56. Pass over : OMIT
57. Weathercock : VANE
58. B.P.O.E. members : ELKS
59. Leisure : REST
60. Pandas : WAHS
62. Disclose : BARE
63. Elevator man : OTIS
64. Distorted : BENT
67. A 1958 Pulitzer Prize winner's monogram : HSA

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