New York Times, Monday, March 23, 1992

Author:Albert J. Klaus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 263 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Bullets and bombs, for short : AMMO
5. Wallaba trees : APAS
9. Thicket : COPSE
14. Sound a horn : BEEP
15. Nev. city : RENO
16. Earthy color : OCHER
17. This, in Avila : ESTE
18. Within: Comb. form : ENTO
19. "Platoon" director : STONE
20. Schwarzenegger film : THERUNNINGMAN
23. Collection of sayings : ANA
24. Irritated : RILED
26. Acronym for a war projectile : SSM
29. Of the Muslim faith : ISLAMIC
33. Vietnamese holiday : TET
35. Separately : APART
37. Sponsorship : EGIS
38. Use a stopwatch : TIME
39. Schwarzenegger film : KINDERGARTENCOP
42. A son of Seth : ENOS
43. Scarebabe : OGRE
44. Ohio or Iowa : STATE
45. Shepard or Wanamaker : SAM
46. Bottomless pits : ABYSSES
48. Trevino of golf : LEE
49. Release : LETGO
51. Moisture : DEW
53. Schwarzenegger film : THETERMINATOR
60. Severe : STERN
62. Awkward fellow : LOUT
63. Swan or gainer : DIVE
64. Fortuneteller's card : TAROT
65. Competent : ABLE
66. Early garden : EDEN
67. Church parts : APSES
68. Require : NEED
69. Depression : DENT
1. Encourage a criminal : ABET
2. Entwine : MESH
3. Allot : METE
4. "Carmen" or "Faust" : OPERA
5. Sports areas : ARENAS
6. Sean of Hollywood : PENN
7. Oppositionist : ANTI
8. Shortly : SOON
9. Enormous : COSMIC
10. Based on the number eight : OCTAL
11. Of speech sounds : PHONETICAL
12. V.I.P. in D.C. : SEN
13. Before, to the Bard : ERE
21. Join together : UNITE
22. Ground grain : GRIST
25. Reduce in rank : DEMOTE
26. "For Heaven and the future's ___": Frost : SAKES
27. Relating to backbones : SPINAL
28. Pressure gauges : MANOMETERS
30. Having long, shapely limbs : LEGGY
31. Culture mediums : AGARS
32. Embogs : MIRES
34. Cone-shaped tent : TEPEE
36. Sts.' kin : RDS
38. Explosive letters : TNT
40. Automaton (see 53 Across) : ROBOT
41. City in the Ruhr valley : ESSEN
46. Representatives : AGENTS
47. Redacted : EDITED
50. Pang : THROE
52. Walked through water : WADED
54. Dash : ELAN
55. Judge's garment : ROBE
56. Lounging slipper : MULE
57. Neap or ebb follower : TIDE
58. Hot spot : OVEN
59. Lease : RENT
60. RR stop : STA
61. Strike lightly : TAP

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