New York Times, Friday, May 1, 1992

Author: Bert Rosenfield
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { F J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 78, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
Bert Rosenfield has 60 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Arms for hoods : RODS
5. Took long steps : STRODE
11. ___ scan (diagnostic aid) : CAT
14. Major 70's acronym : OPEC
15. Eastern Church stoles : ORARIA
16. G. & S. princess : IDA
17. Diplomatic winner of 1973 Derby? : SECRETARIAT
19. Angelica or humana : VOX
20. Caliban's opposite : ARIEL
21. Exigence : NEED
22. Gaels' land : EIRE
23. Verdian hero : RADAMES
25. Sharp winner of 1956 Derby? : NEEDLES
27. List part : ITEM
28. Repetitive bell-ringer : POSTMAN
30. Abet's companion : AID
31. Vainglory : POMP
32. Actress Thompson : SADA
35. ___-pros (discontinue legally) : NOL
36. Violent winner of 1946 Derby? : ASSAULT
39. Reference bk. : ENC
41. Humorist Bill and family : NYES
43. Glass and opal endings : INES
44. Ref's call : TKO
45. Maroons : STRANDS
48. Farmer's milieu : DELL
49. Baseballing winner of 1942 Derby? : SHUTOUT
52. Region in the south of France : ESTEREL
54. A whiting : HAKE
55. Kind of hug : BEAR
57. Metrical feet : IAMBI
58. Nasal wing : ALA
59. Knightly-sounding winner of 1940 Derby? : GALLAHADION
61. ___ Alamos : LOS
62. Ear problem : OTITIS
63. Bancroft or Francis : ANNE
64. Rochester-to-Syracuse dir. : ESE
65. Stroller : GOCART
66. Matches the bet : SEES
1. Cultivator of floribundas : ROSARIAN
2. Military procedure : OPERATION
3. Undoubted winner of 1962 Derby? : DECIDEDLY
4. Fay Wray sound : SCREAM
5. Foolish: Fr. : SOT
6. Lintels : TRANSOMS
7. Kind of earth : RARE
8. Help a freshman : ORIENT
9. Regal symbol : DIADEM
10. Tuck away : EAT
11. Mannerly : CIVIL
12. Venerate : ADORE
13. Strains : TAXES
18. Threatened tree : ELM
22. Author Ferber : EDNA
24. Body of poetry : EPOS
26. Middle and Far : EASTS
29. Figaro's land : SPAIN
31. Vino da ___ (Terni table wine) : PASTO
33. Judgmental winner of 1954 Derby? : DETERMINE
34. Talus : ANKLEBONE
37. Lowest atmosphere layer : UNDERAIR
38. Not so much : LESS
40. Hills of France : COLLINES
42. Borgia in-law : ESTE
46. Speed fluctuation, musically : RUBATO
47. Imperfective : ATELIC
48. ___ a doornail : DEADAS
49. Fissile rock : SHALE
50. Nimbi : HALOS
51. Imperial edict : UKASE
53. Aunt, in Avila : TIA
56. Utah ski center : ALTA
59. ___ and Magog : GOG
60. Winner over T.E.D.: 1948 : HST

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