New York Times, Monday, May 24, 1993

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 4.77, Missing: { K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 2, Spans: 2
Sidney L. Robbins has 153 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Masted vessel : SLOOP
6. High or low follower : BROW
10. Bridge call : PASS
14. Chutzpah : NERVE
15. Castor's mother : LEDA
16. Repeat : ECHO
17. With 60 Across, finale statement : ITAINTOVERUNTIL
20. Walden is one : POND
21. Pitcher : EWER
22. Tea cake : SCONE
23. Insult : SLUR
24. Scoffed : JEERED
25. Pergolesi's forte : COMICOPERA
30. Sports milieu : ARENA
31. Lair : DEN
32. Ratite birds : EMUS
36. Puget Sound city : SEATTLE
39. Get off at LaGuardia : DEPLANE
41. Quartet member : ALTO
42. Ripen : AGE
44. Crème de la crème : ELITE
45. Buffo, at times : COMICTENOR
48. Octoroon : MESTEE
53. Archipelago unit : ISLE
54. Happen : OCCUR
55. Song for Cecilia Bartoli : ARIA
56. Swag : LOOT
60. See 17 Across : THEFATLADYSINGS
63. Color : TINT
64. Regarding : ASTO
65. False wing : ALULA
66. Change of five : ONES
67. Active person : GOER
68. Device amplifying electromagnetic waves : MASER
1. Cut : SNIP
2. Apollo's mother : LETO
3. Algerian seaport : ORAN
4. "Metamorphoses" poet : OVID
5. Jail, for short : PEN
6. Enlargement : BLOWUP
7. Showed love and honor to : REVERED
8. Baltic feeder : ODER
9. Conflict : WAR
10. Shilling parts : PENCE
11. Man in a cast : ACTOR
12. Glow : SHINE
13. Cobbled : SOLED
18. Far: Comb. form : TELO
19. Take advantage of : USE
23. "Flee, feline!" : SCAT
24. Newscaster Pauley : JANE
25. Pedro's home : CASA
26. City on the Oka : OREL
27. Gist : MEAT
28. Penetrating preposition? : INTO
29. Visibly embarrassed : RED
32. Parisienne's magazine : ELLE
33. Chief : MAIN
34. "___ the pure, all . . . " : UNTO
35. Prophet : SEER
37. Spike the punch : LACE
38. Self, to Freud : EGO
40. "Piccolo ___" : PETE
43. Arabian chief's office : EMIRATE
46. Nobelist Rabi : ISIDOR
47. Statesman Henry ___ : CLAY
48. Maxim : MOTTO
49. Prickly: Comb. form : ECHIN
50. Play division : SCENE
51. Clumps : TUFTS
52. Period : ERA
55. Too : ALSO
56. ___ Lee, Valentino co-star : LILA
57. Burden : ONUS
58. Eye with a sigh : OGLE
59. Ivan the Terrible, e.g. : TSAR
61. Children's game : TAG
62. American's uncle : SAM

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