New York Times, Tuesday, May 12, 1992

Author:Betty Jorgensen
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Betty Jorgensen has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles and 8 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Seating for the amen corner : PEWS
5. Bushy hairdos : AFROS
10. Old Polish woman : BABA
14. Yearn : ACHE
15. Raccoon's relative : COATI
16. Muslim generals : AGAS
17. Start of a quip : THATETYMOLOGIST
20. "Some Like It ___" : HOT
21. Bucks' mates : DOES
22. Green, in Grenoble : VERTE
23. Frau's counterpart : HERR
24. Little Red Schoolhouse book : SPELLER
26. Engine-room aides : WIPERS
29. Whalers' casks : RIERS
30. Clay-footed one? : IDOL
31. Wasn't healthy : AILED
32. Seal school : POD
35. Quip: Part II : FEELINGSOPOORLY
39. Take sustenance : EAT
40. Golf course : LINKS
41. Fashion : MODE
42. Surface for bowlers : ALLEY
43. Dark glasses: Colloq. : SHADES
45. Hawthorne products : STORIES
48. Prepare mentally : PLAN
49. Black or Valentine : KAREN
50. Bart Simpson, for one : BRAT
51. Tease : RIB
54. End of the quip : ISANILLLITERATE
58. Lab heater : ETNA
59. Playwright's ploy : ASIDE
60. U.S. author: 1909-55 : AGEE
61. Parts of a div. : REGS
62. Fooled : DUPED
63. Saucy : PERT
1. Walkway : PATH
2. Canyon phenomenon : ECHO
3. One of a reporter's five W's : WHAT
4. Matched items : SET
5. Cast : ACTORS
6. Vestibule : FOYER
7. Butts : RAMS
8. A native American : OTO
9. Word in R.S.V.P. : SIL
10. Lox carriers : BAGELS
11. "I Enjoy Being ___" : AGIRL
12. Moisten the roast : BASTE
13. Michaelmas daisy : ASTER
18. River south of Kassel : EDER
19. Work too hard : OVERDO
23. Gehenna : HELL
24. Farm structures : SILOS
25. Look furtively : PEEP
26. Cher to Sonny, once : WIFE
27. Comic's light bulb : IDEA
28. Frost, for one : POET
29. Perilous : RISKY
31. Choreographer De Mille : AGNES
32. Spur : PROD
33. Word with shoppe : OLDE
34. Color changers : DYES
36. Fighting footballers : ILLINI
37. Aswan's river : NILE
38. Gulf sultanate : OMAN
42. Joe Louis and Omni : ARENAS
43. Scheduled : SLATED
44. " . . . I ___ war": F.D.R. : HATE
45. Aspen aficionado : SKIER
46. Discernment : TASTE
47. Monkey's uncle? : ORANG
48. This often precedes a fall : PRIDE
50. Radar sight : BLIP
51. Fad : RAGE
52. Roman road : ITER
53. Bulbous vegetable : BEET
55. Shaver : LAD
56. Baton Rouge campus: Abbr. : LSU
57. Séance sound : RAP

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