New York Times, Wednesday, April 14, 1993

Author:Joy L. Wouk
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Strikebreaker : SCAB
5. ___ Ben Adhem : ABOU
9. Of bees : APIAN
14. Miracle site : CANA
15. A red wine : PORT
16. Zodiacal sign : VIRGO
17. "Exodus" author : URIS
18. Dutch treat : EDAM
19. Fencing swords : EPEES
20. Fall trip in New England : FOLIAGETOUR
23. "The Way of All ___": Butler : FLESH
24. Cozy place : NEST
25. First of the N.T. : MATT
29. Loser to D.D.E. : AES
31. Truck follower : TRAILER
33. Tiff : SPAT
37. Cat's cry : MEW
39. Verdi opera : ERNANI
40. Winter trip : CARIBBEANCRUISE
43. Fan in the stands : ROOTER
44. Japanese drama : NOH
45. Lop off; prune: Scot. : SNED
46. Yearly information book : ALMANAC
48. Hwy. : RTE
50. ___ Carlo Menotti : GIAN
51. I.o.u. : CHIT
53. Crude fellow : BRUTE
58. Some summer rentals : BEACHHOUSES
60. Ring-shaped island : ATOLL
64. Queens stadium : SHEA
65. Twain : MARK
66. Noisy fight : MELEE
67. Rent : TORN
68. Monster : OGRE
69. Provide with a talent : ENDOW
70. Sea eagles : ERNS
71. Bring up : REAR
1. Loose slipper : SCUFF
2. Noel : CAROL
3. Like an old woman : ANILE
4. Foundation : BASIS
5. Take down ___ (humble) : APEG
6. Lake Constance, to a Berliner : BODENSEE
7. Speechify : ORATE
8. Farthest : UTMOST
9. Affirm : AVER
10. Corker : PIP
11. Anger : IRE
12. Mature : AGE
13. We, to Cato : NOS
21. Cry of triumph : AHA
22. City SSE of Amsterdam : UTRECHT
25. Less : MINUS
26. Actor Delon : ALAIN
27. Taut : TENSE
28. True's partner : TRIED
30. Hug : EMBRACE
32. Letters at J.F.K. : ARR
33. Lean animal : SCRAG
34. Town near Philadelphia : PAOLI
35. Odor : AROMA
36. Atlas, e.g. : TITAN
38. Peaked : WAN
41. London's is Big : BEN
42. ___ Spy (red-striped apple) : NORTHERN
47. Unadorned : CHASTE
49. Oil-yielding tropical tree : EBO
52. Fluid in Zeus's veins : ICHOR
54. Hearsay : RUMOR
55. Treatment : USAGE
56. ___ cotta : TERRA
57. Glacial ridge : ESKER
58. Tooted : BLEW
59. Skater Brinker : HANS
60. Henri's soul : AME
61. Hamilton bill : TEN
62. Ancient : OLD
63. Tolstoy : LEO

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