New York Times, Wednesday, April 28, 1993

Author:Norman S. Wizer
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 2, Spans: 4
Norman S. Wizer has 17 pre-Shortz puzzles and 14 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1993, The New York Times
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1. Perry's progenitor : ERLE
5. O.K. Corral figure : EARP
9. La ___, Milano : SCALA
14. Vault : LEAP
15. Cart : DRAY
16. Tropical, hoglike mammal : TAPIR
17. Immediate reaction : FIRSTIMPRESSION
20. Avoid, as danger : SKIRT
21. Red, White, or Black : SEA
22. Curse : BANE
23. Golf position : LIE
24. Former Portuguese colony in India : GOA
26. Dotage : SECONDCHILDHOOD
35. Pine Tree State : MAINE
36. Like certain seals : EARED
37. CCCLXVII x III : MCI
38. Makes a boo-boo : ERRS
39. Projecting edges : EAVES
40. Slattern, in Soho : MAUX
41. Alphabet pt. : LTR
42. A German metal : EISEN
43. Edison's ___ Park : MENLO
44. Nisei's children : THIRDGENERATION
47. Numerical suffix : ETH
48. Mideast nat. : ISR
49. Greek peak : OSSA
52. Craggy hill : TOR
55. Besmirches : SOILS
58. Time, to Einstein : FOURTHDIMENSION
62. Shows anger : FUMES
63. Baker's aide : ICER
64. Salver : TRAY
65. British china : SPODE
66. Untouchables name : NESS
67. Purpose : SAKE
1. Brownie : ELF
2. Former Portuguese money : REIS
3. Frolic : LARK
4. Greek vowels : EPSILONS
5. Blue-penciled : EDITED
6. Branch : ARM
7. Talks in a syncopated way : RAPS
8. Dido died on one : PYRE
9. Aves. : STS
10. Pepe Le Moko's locale : CASBAH
11. Samoan seaport : APIA
12. "The ___ in Winter" : LION
13. "Judith" composer : ARNE
18. Threefold : TRINE
19. Certain Scouts : EAGLES
25. Eccentric : ODD
26. Small fish : SMELT
27. Kind of worm or work : EARTH
28. Plant tendrils : CIRRI
29. Leave off : CEASE
30. Refuge : HAVEN
31. Actress Papas : IRENE
32. Native of Muscat : OMANI
33. Eye: Comb. form : OCULO
34. See 43 Down : DIXON
39. Half a quarter : EIGHTH
40. Poets : METRISTS
42. Summer time in N.Y.C. : EDT
43. He drew the line with 34 Down : MASON
45. Raised : REARED
46. Stair parts : RISERS
49. Light-switch positions : OFFS
50. Gumbo or skink : SOUP
51. Japanese wrestling : SUMO
53. Norse god : ODIN
54. Famed N.F.L. pass catcher : RICE
56. Milano moola : LIRA
57. Overcharge : SOAK
59. Noted poet's monogram : TSE
60. A month in Madrid : MES
61. Comedian Louis ___ : NYE

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