New York Times, Thursday, February 4, 1993

Author: Louis Sabin
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { H J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 81, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 2
Lou Sabin has 92 pre-Shortz puzzles and 29 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. ___ flower (potato vine) : PARADISE
9. Goofed off the tee : SLICED
15. Spring wildflowers : ANEMONES
16. Esprit de corps : MORALE
17. Corrupt : DECADENT
18. Turkish hospice : IMARET
19. MMMDCCCLVII ÷ VII : DLI
20. Left over : ODD
21. Guidonian note : ELA
22. Ab ___ (from the start) : OVO
23. Hairy wonder : YETI
25. Basketry fiber : ISTLE
27. Custard dessert : FLAN
28. Star in Cygnus : DENEB
30. Like Tithonus : OLD
31. See 59 Across : RITA
32. Tiger Hall of Famer : KALINE
34. "Olympia" artist : MANET
35. Fish dish : COD
38. Cyma ___ (a molding) : REVERSA
40. Nigerian city : EDE
41. Followers of fashion, e.g. : APERS
43. Temporary refuge : ASYLUM
45. Tissue layer : TELA
46. Oxlike antelope : GNU
47. Aromatic wood of an E. Indian tree : ALOES
50. Mythical hawk : ARES
51. Mature : RIPEN
53. Organic compound : ENOL
55. Billiard stroke : LAG
56. Part of U.S.N.A. : NAV
57. Picnic drink : ADE
59. Ziegfeld musical comedy, with 31 Across : RIO
60. Type of type : ITALIC
62. Always : EVERMORE
64. Announcement : NOTICE
65. Athenian statesman : PERICLES
66. Alpine ridges : ARETES
67. Takes the measure of : ASSESSES
1. Playwright Chayefsky : PADDY
2. Anointed, old style : ANELED
3. Enumerate : RECITE
4. Bikers' org. : AMA
5. Dimwit : DODO
6. Not for degustation : INEDIBLE
7. Wires : SENDS
8. Erhard's discipline : EST
9. Showed delight : SMILED
10. The Casa ___ Orchestra : LOMA
11. One of Kurt's lyricists : IRA
12. A Kennedy : CAROLINE
13. Improved : ELEVATED
14. Explode : DETONATE
21. First name in mystery tales : ELLERY
24. Press coverage : INK
26. Gains in strength : TONESUP
27. Brother's title : FRA
29. Wheat parts : EARS
33. A k a the Terrible : IVANIV
34. Wooden hammer : MAUL
35. Golden State resort : CATALINA
36. Tomlin as Ernestine : OPERATOR
37. Representative : DELEGATE
39. Bad-mouths : SLANDERS
42. Cape : RAS
44. A Stooge : MOE
46. Aglaia, Euphrosyne and Thalia : GRACES
48. Matriculates : ENROLS
49. Evening party : SOIREE
52. Chalet features : EAVES
54. Loamy deposit : LOESS
56. Fine : NICE
58. Where Perry triumphed: 1813 : ERIE
61. Torched : LIT
62. Fed. ecology group : EPA
63. Nite-spot greeters : MCS

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