New York Times, Thursday, May 13, 1993

Author:Jeanne Wilson
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { F J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Jeanne Wilson has 26 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1993, The New York Times
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1. Ella's specialty : SCAT
5. Swedish singers : ABBA
9. Minotaur's milieu : MAZE
13. Scarlett's place : TARA
14. French fathers : PERES
16. On the main : ASEA
17. Emerald Isle : ERIN
18. People of 17 Across : IRISH
19. Gorby's domain, once : USSR
20. 20/20 : LOOKINGGOOD
23. Possessive pronoun : ITS
24. Reiner's "___ Laughing" : ENTER
25. Kind of medicine : SPORTS
27. Boo : RAZZ
30. Track official : STARTER
33. Easy as ___ : ABC
36. Big foot's shoe width : EEE
38. Poetic under : NEATH
39. 143 : GROSSNEGLIGENCE
44. Blue planet : EARTH
45. It's a gift : GAB
46. Common article : THE
47. Stood : ENDURED
50. It opens most doors : KNOB
53. Accustomed to : INURED
55. Weaving tools : LOOMS
59. A king of Judah : ASA
61. 13 : BAKERSDOZEN
64. Laze : LOLL
66. Enjoy : SAVOR
67. Pre-stereo? : MONO
68. Field mouse : VOLE
69. Writer Jong : ERICA
70. Within: Comb. form : ENDO
71. Writer Seton : ANYA
72. Service club : ELKS
73. Musical sign : REST
1. Stone marker : STELE
2. She played Gigi : CARON
3. "You're ___, Alice!" : ARIOT
4. Oiler : TANKER
5. Neat as ___ : APIN
6. N. Atlantic floater : BERG
7. Ships' lockups : BRIGS
8. "___ Fables" : AESOPS
9. Double this for a Kenyan terrorist : MAU
10. Watson, to Bell : ASSISTANT
11. Gusto : ZEST
12. Rabbit feature : EARS
15. Sprout : SHOOT
21. George's lyricist : IRA
22. Sturm und ___ : DRANG
26. Ginkgo, for one : TREE
28. Buddhist sect : ZEN
29. Wye follower : ZEE
31. Delineate, in a way : ETCH
32. Syngman ___ of S. Korea : RHEE
33. Pulitzer winner for "A Death in the Family" : AGEE
34. Healthful cereal : BRAN
35. With grace and courtesy : CORDIALLY
37. Coop find : EGG
40. Kind of gun : STUN
41. Lawn feature : SHRUB
42. "Mighty ___ a Rose" : LAK
43. ___-Saud : IBN
48. Obliterate : ERASE
49. Metric unit of area : DEKARE
51. Antediluvian : OLD
52. Giant kangaroo : BOOMER
54. Beelzebub : DEVIL
56. Jeopardized atmospheric layer : OZONE
57. Darns : MENDS
58. High-hat : SNOOT
59. Part of T.A.E. : ALVA
60. Anon : SOON
62. Chayanne's specialty : ROCK
63. Short Madrid matrons : SRAS
65. Pasture : LEA

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