New York Times, Tuesday, April 20, 1993

Author: Janet R. Bender
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { K }, Scrabble score: 289 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
Janet R. Bender has 2 pre-Shortz puzzles and 27 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
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1. Which was to be done: Lat. abbr. : QEF
4. Toscanini's birthplace : PARMA
9. Solar year's excess over lunar year : EPACT
14. Rubber tree : ULE
15. Ancient Greek theater : ODEON
16. Moore's "___ Rookh" : LALLA
17. Not well : ILL
18. Ex-Yankee manager from Tex.? : DALLASGREEN
20. Story : TALE
22. Honkers : GEESE
23. Obstacle : SNAG
24. Bit attachments : REINS
26. Long-running NBC sitcom : CHEERS
28. Actress from N.C.? : CHARLOTTERAE
32. Mrs. Gorbachev : RAISA
33. Trick follower : STER
34. North Pole worker : ELF
37. Hockey's Bobby : ORR
38. That girl : SHE
41. Philippine native : ATI
42. Basketball's Manute : BOL
43. Unseld of N.B.A. fame : WES
44. Protective covering : TARP
46. Beldam : CRONE
48. Actor from Ariz.? : RIVERPHOENIX
51. Novel by Helen Hunt Jackson : RAMONA
54. Make happy : ELATE
55. Grows old : AGES
56. Twangy : NASAL
58. Throw for a loop : FAZE
62. Tennis player from Tex.? : TRACYAUSTIN
65. Toast topper : JAM
66. Domingo, for one : TENOR
67. Thin; piping : REEDY
68. Black cuckoo : ANI
69. Affirmative replies : YESES
70. Wild buffalo of India : ARNEE
71. Macerate : RET
1. Stop : QUIT
2. Singer Fitzgerald : ELLA
3. Toppled : FELL
4. Pea holder : POD
5. Slow ballet dance : ADAGIO
6. Let up : RELENT
7. Annoys : MOLESTS
8. Anecdotal collections : ANAS
9. Actress Taina ___ : ELG
10. Zoroastrian in India : PARSEE
11. Coeur d'___, Idaho : ALENE
12. Unclouded : CLEAR
13. Distinctive flavors : TANGS
19. Hidden : SECRET
21. Goofs : ERRS
25. Tissue component : ELASTIN
27. Mutton stew : HARICOT
28. What certain braggarts eat : CROW
29. A lagomorph : HARE
30. Songs : AIRS
31. Letters at LAX : ETA
34. Poet's black : EBON
35. Burt's wife : LONI
36. Move a muscle : FLEX
39. Caribbean capital : HAVANA
40. Before, to the Bard : ERE
45. Laundry employee : PRESSER
47. Coral formation : REEF
48. Fatty Arbuckle's real first name : ROSCOE
49. Typewriter part : PLATEN
50. Bromine compound, e.g. : HALIDE
51. Dilapidated : RATTY
52. See eye to eye : AGREE
53. Ways' companion : MEANS
57. Emanation : AURA
59. Partly open : AJAR
60. Author Grey : ZANE
61. Give off : EMIT
63. Cal. units : YRS
64. Actress Carrie : NYE

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