New York Times, Thursday, May 21, 1992

Author:Alex K. Justin
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { Q V X }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Alex K. Justin has 5 pre-Shortz puzzles and 14 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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Across Down
1. Kind of ass or rabbit : JACK
5. Army strategy : SIEGE
10. Do farming : TILL
14. Hautboy : OBOE
15. Dark : UNLIT
16. Cyma recta : OGEE
17. Do the town : HITTHEHIGHSPOTS
20. Napoleon's marshal : NEY
21. Paragon : IDEAL
22. Harbach et al. : OTTOS
23. "Suds" : BEER
24. As to : INRE
26. F.Y.I. item : MEMO
29. Actor Alastair ___ : SIM
31. Rococo : ORNATE
35. Spenser's name for Ireland : IRENA
37. Arawakan people : TAINO
39. Hollywood heavy Herbert ___ : LOM
40. H? : MIDDLEOFNOWHERE
43. Bar rocks : ICE
44. Roman chambers : ATRIA
45. Fry quickly : SAUTE
46. Winter melon : CASABA
48. Rowan : ASH
50. Aqueduct of Sylvius, e.g. : ITER
51. Indian pigeon peas : DALS
53. Linden : TEIL
55. Beat it! : SCRAM
58. Customary : USUAL
60. Kind of dance : WAR
63. What you should do to stay out of trouble? : KEEPALOWPROFILE
66. ___ the finish : INAT
67. "___ for the Misbegotten": O'Neill : AMOON
68. ___ de Castro, Spanish noblewoman : INEZ
69. Cushions : PADS
70. Lemon: Comb. form : CITRO
71. Frat-party wear, sometimes : TOGA
1. Hancock or Henry : JOHN
2. Irish Rose's man : ABIE
3. Name in perfume : COTY
4. Yenisei people : KET
5. Soft shoe leathers : SUEDES
6. One mentioned in a will : INHERITOR
7. Man of essays : ELIA
8. Italian tenor Beniamino : GIGLI
9. Numerical suffix : ETH
10. Pops on the chart : TOPTEN
11. "___ Rhythm" : IGOT
12. Mother of Artemis : LETO
13. Minus : LESS
18. Hurry : HIE
19. "The ___ of Young Werther," Goethe novel : SORROWS
23. Fleming creation : BOND
25. Emphatic denial : NONO
26. Gorshin, for one : MIMIC
27. Author Jong : ERICA
28. Ancient Iranians : MEDES
30. Any dominating group : MAFIA
32. Resident of the Fox Islands : ALEUT
33. Vienna delicacy : TORTE
34. Kuwaiti ruler : EMEER
36. Yellowhammer State : ALABAMA
38. Comatose : INASTUPOR
41. List extender : ETAL
42. Icy particles : HAIL
47. Grows used to : ADAPTS
49. "___ evil" : HEARNO
52. Finland, to Finns : SUOMI
54. U.N. arm : ILO
55. Omit : SKIP
56. Italian supper : CENA
57. Decipher : READ
59. Study hard in Britain : SWOT
60. Bowery inhabitant : WINO
61. Give ___ up (help) : ALEG
62. ___ Pahlevi : REZA
64. Product of a scale insect : LAC
65. Something thrown in anger : FIT

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