New York Times, Thursday, April 9, 1992

Author:Eli Wesoff
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Eli Wesoff has 92 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "___ boy!" : ATTA
5. "___ she blows!" : THAR
9. Kind of sch. : ELEM
13. Wet blanket : DRAG
14. Moniker : NAME
15. Do-fa connection : REMI
16. Without a chance to win : OUTOFTHERUNNING
20. Saltpeter, in Britain : NITRE
21. Cottonmouth, e.g. : SNAKE
22. The ark's skipper, in Avignon : NOE
23. Long or Staten : ISLAND
25. Proving-grounds personnel : TESTERS
27. Haggard title : SHE
28. Errs : MISSES
31. Step ___ (accelerate) : ONIT
32. Peace Prize co-winner: 1978 : SADAT
33. Kin of L.S.T.'s : LCTS
34. Suited to a person's taste : DOWNONESALLEY
39. Red Sox catcher : PENA
40. Famous 97-lb. weakling : ATLAS
41. Chariot's road : ITER
42. Helen, in Kilkenny : AILEEN
44. Palindromic name : ADA
47. Garment for Baryshnikov : LEOTARD
49. Drew forth : EDUCED
51. Bark of renown : ARF
52. Currency of a sort : SCRIP
55. Middle East people: Comb. form : ARABO
56. Thoroughly : FROMTHEGROUNDUP
59. Department in NW France : EURE
60. Came down : ALIT
61. "You ___ heard nothin' . . . " : AINT
62. Sketched : DREW
63. Tobies and such : MUGS
64. Great Bear or Great Slave : LAKE
1. Beloved of Aphrodite : ADONIS
2. Resembling a verity : TRUISH
3. Tell tales : TATTLE
4. Greek mall : AGORA
5. Blasting material : TNT
6. Sounds of surprise : HAHS
7. ___ corner : AMEN
8. Change an appraisal : RERATE
9. Sea eagles : ERNES
10. Actor Cariou : LEN
11. High station : EMINENCE
12. They're outnumbered : MINORITY
17. Marshland dweller in E England : FENMAN
18. Luau instrs. : UKES
19. Exploits : GESTS
24. Trinket or trick : DIDO
26. Bridge charges : TOLLS
29. ___ Juan Hill : SAN
30. Great bargain : STEAL
32. Dark, in poesy : SWART
34. Discouraged : DETERRED
35. "___ Aircraft Is Missing," 1942 movie : ONEOFOUR
36. ___ Anne de Beaupré : STE
37. Away from the wind : ALEE
38. Four-wheeler : LANDAU
39. Rice dish : PILAF
42. Way lead-in : ARCH
43. "___ of Jeanie . . . " : IDREAM
44. National park in Me. : ACADIA
45. Act the iconoclast : DEBUNK
46. Legalized addition to Pierre's family : ADOPTE
48. "I'll convert you!/Into ___": T. S. Eliot : ASTEW
50. Of a vessel for ashes : URNAL
53. Ice dwelling : IGLU
54. Nice Nellie : PRIG
57. Seminary deg. : MRE
58. Mil. school : OTS

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