New York Times, Friday, April 5, 1991

Author:Nancy S. Ross
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { F H J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 255 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 58, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 1
Nancy S. Ross has 31 pre-Shortz puzzles and 22 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Acad. degree : EDB
4. Manor owners : LORDS
9. Red-carpet honoree : VIP
12. Preserves, in a way : DRIES
14. "And I sae weary fu' ___!": Burns : OCARE
15. Choler : IRE
16. Present answer, on the street : DISSOLUTION
18. Heir, frequently : SON
19. "___ Murderer," Ngaio Marsh mystery : ENTERA
20. Present combo, on the street : DISBAND
22. Bridle part : REIN
23. Restrain : DETER
24. Brief look : GLIM
26. "Metamorphoses" author : OVID
28. Streamline copy : EDIT
32. Soldier in gray : REB
33. Damsel's lament : ALAS
34. Peeping Tom saw her : GODIVA
36. Big bird : EMU
37. Present twine, on the street : DISCORD
39. Part of R.S.V.P. : SIL
40. Series season : AUTUMN
42. Pea petals : ALAE
43. Understand : SEE
44. Three, in Toledo : TRES
45. Stowe book : DRED
46. Joins : WEDS
47. Decorous : STAID
50. Employer : USER
52. Present street attire : DISROBE
55. Like a throwback : ATAVIC
58. Busy insect : ANT
59. Present magic act, on the street : DISILLUSION
62. See 12 Down : IKE
63. Maid in "Die Fledermaus" : ADELE
64. Religious groups : SECTS
65. Prefix for metrical : SYM
66. Shouts : YELLS
67. Meadow : LEA
1. Emerald Isle : ERIN
2. Present praise, on the street : DISTRIBUTE
3. Be worthy of : BESEEM
4. Manager Piniella : LOU
5. Witch mo. : OCT
6. Assaulted : RAIDED
7. "Dieu et mon ___" : DROIT
8. Austen title starter : SENSE
9. Passport addition : VISA
10. Press : IRON
11. Remain undecided : PEND
12. Presidential monogram : DDE
13. Spore clusters on ferns : SORI
17. Wool fat : LANOLIN
21. "What's ___ in the Bone": R. Davies : BRED
23. Present joker, on the street : DISCARD
24. First-rate : GREAT
25. Madagascar mammal : LEMUR
27. Duct : VAS
29. Present employment, on the street : DISSERVICE
30. Vine-covered : IVIED
31. Yarns : TALES
33. Nav. bigwig : ADM
34. Opposite of precipitous : GRADUAL
35. Lyrical poem : ODE
38. Fronton cheer : OLE
41. U.N. member : USSR
45. Engine inventor : DIESEL
46. Ermine, e.g. : WEASEL
48. NBC show : TODAY
49. Dwell : ABIDE
51. Actor Erwin et al. : STUS
52. Place for a lectern : DAIS
53. Black : INKY
54. Pipe part : STEM
56. Speck : IOTA
57. Huge guns: Abbr. : CNS
60. Out of sorts : ILL
61. "___ Girls" : LES

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