New York Times, Friday, April 10, 1992

Author: Tap Osborn
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.31, Missing: { J Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 81, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 4
Tap Osborn has 110 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1992, The New York Times
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1. Crafts' companion : ARTS
5. Active person : DOER
9. Up to the moment : SOFAR
14. Slow emission : SEEP
15. Sedgwick bio : EDIE
16. One at ___ : ATIME
17. Japanese syllabic script : KANA
18. Actor Andrews : TIGE
19. Scrubbed up : LAVED
20. Chip shot : APPROACH
22. Wood borers : AUGERS
23. Jacob's third son : LEVI
24. First-rate : TIPTOP
26. Expressing a reason : CAUSAL
28. Went like sixty : TORE
29. Service call : LET
32. Resource : ASSET
33. Chinese: Comb. form : SINO
34. Diminutive suffix : ULA
35. NINE : FIFTEENMINUSSIX
39. Tokyo, once : EDO
40. Mother of the Titans : GAEA
41. Critical judgment : TASTE
42. Trifle : SOU
43. Certain sculptures or paintings : ARPS
44. More cunning : WILIER
45. Least common : RAREST
47. TV's Trebek : ALEX
48. Flat croquette : CUTLET
50. "___ goodness!" : HONESTTO
54. ___ a million : ONEIN
55. Londoner, e.g. : BRIT
56. Substance : MEAT
57. Tuscan city : SIENA
58. ___-majesté : LESE
59. A Saarinen : EERO
60. Shades : TONES
61. ___ off (angry) : TEED
62. Dirs. : NNES
1. "___ silly question . . . " : ASKA
2. Use a sickle : REAP
3. TWENTY-FOUR : TENPLUSFOURTEEN
4. Extra car keys, e.g. : SPARESET
5. Specify : DETAIL
6. Lyrical : ODIC
7. TWENTY-FOUR : EIGHTTIMESTHREE
8. One of the Caddoes : REE
9. Show high regard for : SALUTE
10. New Zealand harbor : OTAGO
11. TWENTY-ONE : FIVEPLUSSIXTEEN
12. Pt. of U.S.A. : AMER
13. Beatty's Oscar film : REDS
21. Like a football : OVATE
22. Front part of a stage floor : APRON
25. Ancient region of Asia Minor : IONIA
26. Left Bank meeting places : CAFES
27. "Do as I say, not ___" : ASIDO
30. Choice group : ELITE
31. Assessor : TAXER
33. Cinches : SNAPS
36. Heron : EGRET
37. Practical : UTILE
38. Loman's colleagues : SALESMEN
43. ARCO and Reunion : ARENAS
44. Poster heading : WANTED
46. Do a brakes job : ALINE
48. Something to be counted : COST
49. Mussel used by button makers : UNIO
51. Seine feeder : OISE
52. Darnel : TARE
53. Okla. Indians : OTOS
55. Deli order : BLT

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