New York Times, Friday, February 21, 1992

Author:Robert Katz
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { G Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 2, Spans: 1
Robert Katz has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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Across Down
1. Baby's postprandial comeback : BURP
5. Rich Roger Rabbit's fare? : CARAT
10. "Scotch fiddle" : SCAB
14. Suit to ___ : ATEE
15. Epithet for Ike : ALIBI
16. ___ Alto, Calif. : PALO
17. Nothing, in Havana : NADA
18. Tailor after-diet clothes : REFIT
19. Rights org. : ACLU
20. Dec. 21-22 : SHORTESTDAY
23. Hanoi holiday : TET
24. Dejected : LOW
25. Allies, to the Axis : ENEMIES
27. Wee, in Scotland : SMA
30. Related : TOLD
33. Penn., e.g. : STA
34. Toward the back : POSTERIOR
37. Rani's man : RAJA
41. Solar-year event : AUTUMNALEQUINOX
44. Like the McCoy : REAL
45. Possession, as by a tenant : OCCUPANCE
46. Certain cards, for short : IDS
49. Savoie summers : ETES
50. Gives thumbs up : OKS
51. Examine by touch : PALPATE
55. D.D.E.'s opponent : AES
57. Actor Wallach : ELI
58. Sight circa 41 Across : HARVESTMOON
64. Make less feral : TAME
66. Dade County's seat : MIAMI
67. Qualified : ABLE
68. Muslim ruler : EMIR
69. Assassinated Swedish leader : PALME
70. Capone, to De Niro : ROLE
71. Learning method : ROTE
72. Lend ___ (listen) : ANEAR
73. Sign of sorrow : TEAR
1. Forbids : BANS
2. Home of The Jazz : UTAH
3. Install new furniture : REDO
4. Oyster's nest egg? : PEARL
5. Troubled : CAREWORN
6. Lagers' kin : ALES
7. Schism : RIFT
8. Tolerate : ABIDE
9. Cronus, Hyperion et al. : TITANS
10. Vacation spot : SPA
11. Desert plants : CACTI
12. Formal mall : ALLEE
13. Arena events : BOUTS
21. Kind of pole : TOTEM
22. Nevertheless : YET
26. "West Side Story" girl : MARIA
27. Practice for 13 Down : SPAR
28. Pout : MOUE
29. Nora's pet : ASTA
31. Chinese dynasty : LIAO
32. Fellini's "La ___ Vita" : DOLCE
35. Bulb for a tiptoer : TULIP
36. Right: Comb. form : RECT
38. Part of A.D. : ANNO
39. Locker-room habitué : JOCK
40. Sacks or cans : AXES
42. More seasick : QUEASIER
43. Dark horse's potential : UPSET
47. Dit's companion : DAH
48. Printing, in Milano : STAMPA
51. Fisherman's patron saint : PETER
52. A cottonwood : ALAMO
53. Put a cap on : LIMIT
54. Of a Great Lake : ERIAN
56. Kind of set or money : SMART
59. Coulee : VALE
60. Lazarus or Goldman : EMMA
61. Hautboy : OBOE
62. Stewpot : OLLA
63. ___-do-well : NEER
65. Poetic palindrome : ERE

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