Alfio Micci
Alfio Micci 

New York Times, Friday, April 1, 1988

Author: Alfio Micci
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 52, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 2
Alfio Micci has 91 pre-Shortz puzzles and 11 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cougar : PUMA
5. A son of Lot : MOAB
9. Parisian cop : FLIC
13. Final notice : OBIT
14. Thus : ERGO
15. Of the kidneys : RENAL
17. Start of a quote : TISWISDOM
19. Exaggerated : OUTRE
20. Fictional Doone : LORNA
21. Belfry denizen : BAT
23. Bandleader ___ Ray Hutton : INA
24. Slapstick prop : PIE
26. Actor Dullea : KEIR
28. With 52 Across, author of "Gnomologia," source of quote : THOMAS
30. Catches flies : SHAGS
32. Skipper of the Nautilus : NEMO
34. River of Africa : UELE
35. Kind of baseball : INDOOR
37. Moth types : LUNAS
39. More of the quote : SOMETIMESTO
42. Words to a hitchhiker : GETIN
43. Wonder of songdom : STEVIE
46. Mars: Comb. form : AREO
49. Templeton or Wilder : ALEC
51. Companion of Artemis : OREAD
52. See 28 Across : FULLER
54. Mosel feeder : SAAR
56. A nucleic acid : RNA
57. "___ Clear Day," 1965 song : ONA
58. Year in Luther's time : MDI
60. Error's partner : TRIAL
62. Ready for use : ONICE
64. End of the quote : SEEMAFOOL
68. Dovetail wedge : TENON
69. Firenze's river : ARNO
70. Judge's garb : ROBE
71. Advance : LEND
72. Last well : WEAR
73. Tom Joad, e.g. : OKIE
1. Word with hole or boiler : POT
2. ___ supra (above-mentioned) : UBI
3. Bamboozles : MISLEADS
4. " . . . sharp as ___-edged sword": Proverbs : ATWO
5. Intermediate, legally : MESNE
6. Prescribe : ORDAIN
7. Long trailer : AGO
8. Elway feat : BOMB
9. Triviality : FROTH
10. Rumanian coin : LEU
11. Eventually : INTIME
12. "___ Knowledge," Nichols film : CARNAL
16. Tenant's concern : LEASE
18. Tedious : IRKSOME
22. Expiates : ATONES
24. Chi's follower : PSI
25. German pronoun : IHN
27. Fixes a coat, in a way : RELINES
29. Eviction : OUSTER
31. A 1 followed by 100 zeros : GOOGOL
33. It's sometimes the word : MUM
36. Hinder : RETARD
38. W. Irving work : ASTORIA
40. Sesame : TIL
41. Fail to notice : OVERLOOK
44. Singer Janis : IAN
45. Author LeShan : EDA
46. In progress : AFOOT
47. Brook : RUNNEL
48. Stritch or May : ELAINE
50. Chain : CATENA
53. Blue-pencil : EMEND
55. Mail : ARMOR
59. Caesar's "vidi" : ISAW
61. Hair style : AFRO
63. Slammer occupant : CON
65. Palindromic preposition : ERE
66. Sash for Cio-Cio-San : OBI
67. Marvin or Remick : LEE

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