New York Times, Saturday, March 21, 1992

Author:Timothy S. Lewis
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 3, Spans: 2
Timothy S. Lewis has 4 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. A Baggins : BILBO
6. French cop : FLIC
10. V.I.P. supporter : DAIS
14. Willow : OSIER
15. Turkish coin : LIRA
16. Crucifix inits. : INRI
17. First half of a quote : WHENIWANTTOREAD
20. Poet Borges of Argentina : JORGE
21. Invent : CREATE
22. Chihuahua chow : TAMALES
25. Novel by 36 Down : TANCRED
26. Crushes ore : SLIMES
27. Ignited again : RELIT
28. Latin lambs : AGNI
29. Sings merrily : TROLLS
31. TV series : ROC
34. Jeanne Eagels vehicle : RAIN
35. Cordwainer's tool : AWL
36. Mountain-sheep variety : DALL
37. Bishopric : SEE
38. Ictus : STRESS
41. Conceit : IDEA
42. Process coconut : SHRED
43. Irish folk hero : OSSIAN
45. Novel by 36 Down : LOTHAIR
48. Cacophonous : BLARING
49. A moon of Jupiter : EUROPA
50. Kama ___ : SUTRA
51. Second half of quote : ANOVELIWRITEONE
56. Armhole : SCYE
57. Fibrous food : BRAN
58. Crony of Kent : OLSEN
59. Miss Durbeyfield : TESS
60. Edible roots : YAMS
61. Eponym of element 41 : NIOBE
1. Show respect : BOW
2. Iffy suffix : ISH
3. Inveracity : LIE
4. With 36 Down, author of quote : BENJAMIN
5. An A.L. team emblem : ORIOLE
6. Standards : FLAGS
7. Cover inside : LINE
8. A subway in N.Y.C. : IRT
9. Boo's kin : CATCALL
10. Emulate Scorsese : DIRECT
11. Close by, to Poe : ANEAR
12. Snappish : IRATE
13. Got off the fence : SIDED
18. Snatch forcibly : WREST
19. Avifauna : ORNIS
22. Peter and Paul : TSARS
23. Pool owner's bane : ALGAE
24. ___ ball (19th-century bullet) : MINIE
25. Is effective : TELLS
27. Propelled a randan : ROWED
30. More distinctive : RARER
31. Forelimb bones : RADII
32. City on the Allegheny : OLEAN
33. Metallic sound : CLANG
36. Surname of author of quotation : DISRAELI
38. Outline : SHAPE
39. "___ Jury": G. & S. : TRIALBY
40. Conductor Sir Georg : SOLTI
42. Jostles : SHOVES
44. Author of "As We Are Now" : SARTON
45. Minimum : LEAST
46. Snow leopard : OUNCE
47. Cities in N.Y., Mich., etc. : TROYS
48. George and Robert : BURNS
50. Did the butterfly : SWAM
52. Anger, to Horace : IRA
53. "___ sweet is she!": Jonson : OSO
54. Beak : NEB
55. Chemical suffix : ENE

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