New York Times, Thursday, February 18, 1993

Author:Judith Perry
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0
Judith Perry has 22 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

1
W
2
A
3
G
4
E
5
R
6
I
7
O
8
S
9
L
10
A
11
M
12
B
13
E
M
I
L
14
E
N
D
O
15
R
16
O
B
I
E
17
B
E
L
L
18
C
A
N
D
L
E
19
C
R
E
E
20
B
E
D
S
I
D
E
S
21
A
22
R
K
I
N
S
23
Y
R
S
24
A
Y
R
25
B
L
E
B
26
H
O
G
27
T
O
M
H
A
28
R
29
R
30
Y
31
A
32
L
33
S
O
34
O
35
D
O
R
36
A
R
O
S
E
37
H
O
N
O
38
R
39
A
W
N
40
B
R
A
V
A
41
A
W
A
K
E
42
V
E
E
43
R
44
E
M
P
S
45
B
E
G
S
T
46
E
A
L
47
E
48
E
L
49
I
A
G
O
50
D
D
T
51
B
52
U
53
S
54
C
55
H
56
A
N
G
E
57
N
E
B
U
58
L
O
S
E
59
L
A
N
K
60
S
61
T
O
P
L
I
S
T
E
N
62
A
R
N
E
63
T
A
T
O
U
64
T
H
U
D
65
P
E
E
R
66
M
A
T
E
67
S
A
P
S
© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Certain compensation : WAGE
5. Tajo and Duero : RIOS
9. Gentle soul : LAMB
13. Pianist Gilels : EMIL
14. Home of a biblical witch : ENDOR
16. Theatrical award : OBIE
17. Sorcery lacks tome : BELLCANDLE
19. Canadian Indian : CREE
20. Nurses' stations : BEDSIDES
21. Actor Alan and family : ARKINS
23. Many moons, for short : YRS
24. Scottish seaport : AYR
25. Blister : BLEB
26. Take more than one's share : HOG
27. Everyone except Cavett : TOMHARRY
31. In addition : ALSO
34. Redolence : ODOR
36. Stein-line ending : AROSE
37. Bridge ace, e.g. : HONOR
39. Grain beard : AWN
40. Cheer for Battle : BRAVA
41. Become cognizant : AWAKE
42. Swerve : VEER
44. Jap. rulers : EMPS
45. Acquire without credit : BEGSTEAL
47. Congrio : EEL
49. Shakespearean villain : IAGO
50. Toxic insecticide : DDT
51. Inge's "___ Stop" : BUS
54. Metamorphosis : CHANGE
57. Cloudlike : NEBULOSE
59. Thin : LANK
60. Blind crossing signal : STOPLISTEN
62. "Rosamond" composer : ARNE
63. Armadillo : TATOU
64. Dull sound : THUD
65. Equal : PEER
66. Fischer triumph : MATE
67. Weakens : SAPS
1. Like an arachnid's home : WEBBY
2. Turkish title : AMEER
3. Makes aureate : GILDS
4. Building extensions : ELLS
5. Set out before liftoff : READYGO
6. More secret : INNER
7. Probabilities : ODDS
8. Sun god : SOL
9. Everything but the goods : LOCKBARREL
10. Hillside shelter : ABRI
11. Bearing : MIEN
12. Bonnet residents : BEES
15. Kingdom : REALM
18. Italian's ave : CIAO
22. G.I.'s therapy ctr. : REHAB
25. Endured : BORNE
26. Most of Walton's gear : HOOKSINKER
27. Bath accessory : TOWEL
28. Wander : ROAM
29. Invitation abbr. : RSVP
30. Affirmatives : YEAS
31. Pequod captain : AHAB
32. "Bad Influence" actor : LOWE
33. Obstacle : SNAG
35. Mindanao port : DAVAO
38. Change the label : RETAG
43. Old Glory sans pallor : REDBLUE
46. Void : EGEST
48. Needle case : ETUI
50. Storage base : DEPOT
51. De Klerk's predecessor : BOTHA
52. Consume : USEUP
53. Transmits : SENDS
54. Sharp, abrupt sound : CLAP
55. Leveret, e.g. : HARE
56. Poet Sexton : ANNE
57. ___ bene : NOTA
58. W.W. II landing craft : LSTS
61. Gaelic headgear : TAM

Found bugs or have suggestions?