Alfio Micci
Alfio Micci 

New York Times, Thursday, March 11, 1993

Author: Alfio Micci
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Alfio Micci has 87 pre-Shortz puzzles and 11 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Nip : BITE
5. Exhaust emission : FUMES
10. Bustle : TODO
14. Over : ATOP
15. English architect Jones : INIGO
16. Netman Lendl : IVAN
17. T : BEGINNINGOFTIME
20. Make lean : EMACIATE
21. Church official : ELDER
22. Diminutive suffix : CLE
23. Repute : FAME
25. Scold : REBUKE
29. Bean variety : LIMA
30. Sun. talk : SER
33. Bates or Thicke : ALAN
34. Reef material : CORAL
35. La-la lead-in : TRA
36. OA : MIDDLEOFTHEROAD
40. Fen : BOG
41. Take ___ (go bankrupt) : ABATH
42. Detroit product : AUTO
43. Suffix with Capri : OTE
44. Understands : GETS
45. ___ Pops : BOSTON
47. Author Morrison : TONI
48. Irate : MAD
49. Jetsons' pet dog : ASTRO
52. Full : SATIATED
57. E : THEENDOFTHELINE
60. Flag : TIRE
61. Maternally akin : ENATE
62. Instrument : TOOL
63. In the center of : AMID
64. Grew : WAXED
65. "___ forgive those . . . " : ASWE
1. Bunyan's ox : BABE
2. Detail : ITEM
3. Forum garb : TOGA
4. Monumental : EPIC
5. Musical end : FINALE
6. Merge : UNITE
7. Golconda : MINE
8. Coop find : EGG
9. ___ Canals : SOO
10. Championship : TITLE
11. "Metamorphoses" poet : OVID
12. Title for Hess : DAME
13. Lulu : ONER
18. Actor Nolte : NICK
19. Distaff : FEMALE
23. ___ of Forth : FIRTH
24. Nanjing nursemaid : AMAH
25. Role for Sly : RAMBO
26. "Adam Bede" author : ELIOT
27. Insignia : BADGE
28. "Sturm ___ Drang," Klinger play : UND
29. Attics : LOFTS
30. Pub drink : STOUT
31. Poet's Muse : ERATO
32. Radioactive element : RADON
34. Long-snouted omnivore : COATI
37. Atoll : LAGOON
38. ___ Cabot, O'Neill hero : EBEN
39. A Manipuri dance drama : RAS
45. Enjoyed the tub : BATHED
46. Garfield's canine friend : ODIE
47. Cornered : TREED
48. Photo finish : MATTE
49. "___ boy!" : ATTA
50. Wedge : SHIM
51. Garr of Hollywood : TERI
52. Tunisian port : SFAX
53. Claudia ___ Johnson : ALTA
54. Madre's brothers : TIOS
55. Sufficient, in poesy : ENOW
56. Cross out : DELE
58. Morning moisture : DEW
59. "___ Clear Day . . . " : ONA

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