New York Times, Thursday, May 28, 1992

Author:Norman S. Wizer
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { F Q Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Norman S. Wizer has 17 pre-Shortz puzzles and 14 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Lock of hair : TRESS
6. Being, to Aquinas : ESSE
10. Jupiter : JOVE
14. Surveillance : WATCH
15. Bates or Hale : ALAN
16. Summit : APEX
17. Rectangular pillars : ANTAE
18. Crosspiece : RUNG
19. Character builder? : GENE
20. Place for philatelists? : STAMPINGGROUNDS
23. Dame Myra : HESS
24. A constellation : ARA
25. Gather together : MUSTER
29. Surplus : OVERAGE
33. ___ den Linden : UNTER
34. Minty herb : SAGE
36. Div. of time : CEN
37. Wears orthopedic shoes? : STANDSCORRECTED
41. One, to Hans : EIN
42. Receipts : TAKE
43. End of a lariat : NOOSE
44. Pastry or pudding : DESSERT
47. Made night noises : SNORED
48. Mao ___-tung : TSE
49. London district : SOHO
51. Provides a king-size bunk? : GIVESAWIDEBERTH
59. Concept : IDEA
60. Wise men : MAGI
61. Gene Tierney role : LAURA
62. Heap : LOAD
63. Sea eagles : ERNS
64. Fragrant compound : ESTER
65. Triple Entente nation : ALLY
66. Musical sign : REST
67. Contest prize : STAKE
1. Start of a C. Moore poem : TWAS
2. Bombast : RANT
3. Kett of the comics : ETTA
4. Con game : SCAM
5. Flock guardian : SHEPHERD
6. Merits : EARNS
7. Garden pests : SLUGS
8. Squealed : SANG
9. Printmaker : ENGRAVER
10. Large cat : JAGUAR
11. Sign on a store door : OPEN
12. Ply one's wares : VEND
13. Former spouses : EXES
21. Comparative suffix : IER
22. Pay dirt : ORE
25. Pondered : MUSED
26. Let loose : UNTIE
27. Laurel and Musial : STANS
28. Take ___ (rest) : TEN
29. Windigo : OGRE
30. Thespian : ACTOR
31. Silly people : GEESE
32. Over : ENDED
34. Ella's forte : SCAT
35. Copacetic : AOK
38. Banner : STREAMER
39. Elevates : ENNOBLES
40. Companion of bill : COO
45. Beau : STEADY
46. Tee preceder : ESS
47. Haggard novel : SHE
49. Omens : SIGNS
50. Poet : ODIST
51. Kind of monster : GILA
52. Adored one : IDOL
53. Calf : VEAL
54. Hard or soft : WARE
55. Sunrise spot : EAST
56. ___ Lee of "Funny Face" : RUTA
57. Arduous journey : TREK
58. Leveret, e.g. : HARE

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