New York Times, Monday, March 2, 1992

Author: Joy L. Wouk
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { B J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Quahog : CLAM
5. Piccadilly Circus figure : EROS
9. Widely known : FAMED
14. Wash : LAVE
15. Fast period : LENT
16. Narrow ridge : ARETE
17. Always : EVER
18. Staff of authority : MACE
19. Tropical plant : CANNA
20. Red River city : FARGO
22. Eternal : PERPETUAL
24. Salamander : EFT
26. Monogram pt. : INIT
27. I love, to Cato : AMO
30. Intend : MEAN
32. Roofing material : THATCH
37. Mexican capes : MANTILLAS
40. University in Atlanta : EMORY
41. Garret : ATTIC
42. In the manner of : ALA
43. Capital of ancient Ethiopia : MEROE
44. Roman matron's garb : STOLE
45. Osmosis, e.g. : DIFFUSION
47. Of a biological partition : SEPTAL
49. Charges : FEES
50. Actress Claire : INA
51. Shade of green : NILE
53. Peruke : WIG
55. Notable ones : STANDOUTS
60. Host : CROWD
64. ___ scarum : HARUM
65. Ceremony : RITE
67. Gumbo ingredient : OKRA
68. Give off : EXUDE
69. ___ corner : AMEN
70. Vienna, to its citizens : WIEN
71. Threshold : LIMEN
72. Evergreens : YEWS
73. Eye part : LENS
1. Pitch indicator : CLEF
2. Product of 12 Down : LAVA
3. State confidently : AVER
4. Combine : MERGE
5. Yale campus tree : ELM
6. Harvest : REAP
7. Kaufman-Hart play: 1930 : ONCEINALIFETIME
8. Violinist Isaac : STERN
9. Berlin-Hart play co-directed by Kaufman : FACETHEMUSIC
10. Smell ___ : ARAT
11. Waiter's offering : MENU
12. Sicilian sizzler : ETNA
13. Distribute : DEAL
21. Steinbeck play worked on by Kaufman : OFMICEANDMEN
23. Orchestra site : PIT
25. ___ Aviv : TEL
27. Gather : AMASS
28. Dull : MATTE
29. Successful : ONTOP
31. "When I was ___ . . . " : ALAD
33. Iowa college town : AMES
34. Shinto gateway : TORII
35. Emulate Bing : CROON
36. African carnivore : HYENA
38. Lean : TILT
39. Secure : SAFE
46. Not many : FEW
48. Service gp. : LIO
52. Va.'s ___ Caverns : LURAY
54. Dog's warning : GROWL
55. Artist-author Silverstein : SHEL
56. Cab : TAXI
57. Jack-in-the-pulpit, for one : ARUM
58. Bare : NUDE
59. Mulligan, e.g. : STEW
61. Tom Joad, e.g. : OKIE
62. Singing bird : WREN
63. Cupid and McGrew : DANS
66. U.S.N.A. grad. : ENS

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