New York Times, Wednesday, April 7, 1993

Author: Gayle Dean
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0
Gayle Dean has 29 pre-Shortz puzzles and 5 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Late autumn pear : BOSC
5. Ocean-dweller Jones : DAVY
9. Cockloft : ATTIC
14. Armbone : ULNA
15. Bread spread : OLEO
16. Boot-camp workout : DRILL
17. Musician's note connector : SLUR
18. Fast Spanish dance : SEGUIDILLA
20. Slow Cuban dance : HABANERA
22. Took five : RESTED
23. Comedian Sahl : MORT
24. "___ Fence Me In" : DONT
25. Balance-sheet items : ASSETS
28. Lively Spanish dance : FANDANGO
32. Aceraceae-family member : MAPLE
33. Uptown shindig : FETE
34. Ibsen heroine : NORA
35. Dentist's tool : BUR
36. Certain canaries : ROLLERS
39. Framer's border : MAT
40. Do rewrites : EDIT
42. Some Shea sounds : BOOS
43. Swiftly : APACE
45. Lively French dance : RIGADOON
47. Onus : BURDEN
48. Vice squad's action : RAID
49. Clinton's Attorney General : RENO
50. Pundits : SWAMIS
53. Stately court dance : SARABAND
57. Vivacious Italian folk dance : TARANTELLA
59. Cookout on Hilo : LUAU
60. Upstanding : ERECT
61. Pound, for one : POET
62. Cat Nation member : ERIE
63. Untidy : MESSY
64. Orbital point : APSE
65. Fountain order : MALT
1. Erstwhile C.I.A. director : BUSH
2. Jug : OLLA
3. Give the cold shoulder : SNUB
4. Sundae topper : CARAMEL
5. Potion givers : DOSERS
6. On one's toes : ALERT
7. Star in Lyra : VEGA
8. "___ name it!" : YOU
9. Total part : ADDEND
10. King Mark of Cornwall's nephew : TRISTAN
11. Joust : TILT
12. River at Rennes : ILLE
13. Dressed : CLAD
19. Wrinkle remover : IRONER
21. Steno, e.g. : NOTER
24. Dorm topics : DATES
25. Bead material : AMBER
26. Riyadh denizen : SAUDI
27. Parsley measure : SPRIG
28. Attica resident, e.g. : FELON
29. Rover : NOMAD
30. Musical embellishment : GRACE
31. Avenaceous : OATEN
33. Inundate : FLOOD
37. Orchestra member : OBOIST
38. It's full of hot air : SAUNA
41. Airport runways : TARMACS
44. Fly in the ointment, e.g. : PROBLEM
46. Pleasing to the taste : DAINTY
47. Rebuke : BERATE
49. Kin of wheezes : RALES
50. Stern's partner : STEM
51. Pottery : WARE
52. Greek hawk : ARES
53. Mud puddle : SLOP
54. Distinctive atmosphere : AURA
55. Catch red-handed : NAIL
56. Sonny and Cher, once : DUET
58. Carol Browner's org. : EPA

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