New York Times, Thursday, May 2, 1991

Author:Jean M. Hunt
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 4.77, Missing: { G J Q W }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 58, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 9, XRef: 0
Jean M. Hunt has 6 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Youth : LAD
4. Type of nest : MARES
9. Hebrew universe : OLAM
13. Healthy : HALE
14. Bradley and Khayyám : OMARS
15. Ruth or Herman : BABE
16. Part of the larynx : ADAMSAPPLE
18. Old Testament book : EZRA
19. Troy, to Achilles : ILION
20. Prevaricate : LIE
21. Wood nymph : DRYAD
22. Confined, in a way : KENNELED
24. N.M. resort : TAOS
25. March 15, in Italy : IDI
26. Entrance to Hades : AVERNUS
29. Actor Baldwin : ALEC
32. Irish revolutionary : FENIAN
34. "To ___ With Love" : SIR
36. Sun god : SOL
37. Orch. section : STR
38. A network : CBS
39. Pie ___ mode : ALA
40. Here, in Paris : ICI
41. "But will it play in ___?" : PEORIA
43. Starter for date or cede : ANTE
44. Douse : IMMERSE
46. On the ___ (in flight) : LAM
48. Fleming and Hunter : IANS
49. Australian kettle : BILLYCAN
54. Like some paper : LINED
56. Old card game : LOO
57. Having wings : ALATE
58. Pulitzer Prize poet Dugan: 1962 : ALAN
59. Type of petition : ROUNDROBIN
61. "I ___ fool i' the forest": Shak. : META
62. Ford or Pyle : ERNIE
63. Shopper's delight : SALE
64. Emulated Lizzie Borden? : AXED
65. City on the Meuse : SEDAN
66. Knead, old style : ELT
1. Soup dipper : LADLE
2. Actor Delon : ALAIN
3. Fiendish : DEMONIC
4. Extinct bird : MOA
5. More than enough : AMPLE
6. River in Va. : RAPIDAN
7. ___ Barrington, Trollope character : ERLE
8. Reno-to-Carson City dir. : SSE
9. Titania's spouse : OBERON
10. Revolving tray : LAZYSUSAN
11. Canyon mouth : ABRA
12. Honey drink : MEAD
13. North African garment : HAIK
17. Lop off, to Burns : SNED
21. Mends garments : DARNS
23. Elevating people or things : LIFTERS
24. Beverage-brewing container : TEABALL
27. "Veni, vidi, ___" : VICI
28. Sediment : SILT
29. "___ Lay Dying": Faulkner : ASI
30. Places : LOCI
31. Rub out : ELIMINATE
33. Friend of Mark Antony : EROS
35. Scottish explorer : RAE
37. Disburse : SPEND
42. Rally : REBOUND
43. Component of starch : AMYLOSE
45. Wild woman : MAENAD
47. Axillary : ALAR
50. Ancient region in Asia Minor : IONIA
51. Conspiracy : CABAL
52. Inclined : ATILT
53. North Sea feeder : NENE
54. Color also called goose gray : LAMA
55. Holly : ILEX
56. Folk wisdom : LORE
59. In medias ___ : RES
60. Hideaway : DEN

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