New York Times, Friday, June 5, 1992

Author:Betty Jorgensen
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.34, Missing: { B Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Betty Jorgensen has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles and 8 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
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1. Roast beef au ___ : JUS
4. Passover feast : SEDER
9. Apple-pie creator : MOM
12. Present : INTRODUCE
14. Beach near San Luis Obispo : AVILA
17. Cause of global warming : GREENHOUSEGASES
19. Hand-me-down units : GENES
20. Doxy : ISM
21. Soap displayers : TVS
22. Low-priced C.D.'s : SSCS
23. Ecologist's plea : PLANTATREE
27. Valentino classic : THESHEIK
29. Kind of hog or snake : WART
30. Fertile earth : LOAM
31. Curry and cloves : SPICES
33. A theme for World Environment Day: June 5, 1992 : SAVETHEPLANET
37. Floral arrangements : SPRAYS
38. Commence a card game : DEAL
39. Fashion lines : HEMS
40. Wagner opera : PARSIFAL
44. U.N. system monitoring global environment : EARTHWATCH
47. Pan's pipe : REED
49. Stretch the budget : EKE
50. OPEC's "gold" : OIL
51. Chili con ___ : CARNE
52. Dust-bowl action : DESERTIFICATION
57. Misses, in Madrid: Abbr. : SRTAS
58. Essential : NECESSARY
59. Porcine pad : STY
60. Gaggle gatherers : GEESE
61. Congressman AuCoin : LES
1. Maggie's mate : JIGGS
2. Disquiet : UNREST
3. Bad smell : STENCH
4. "___ and Lovers": D. H. Lawrence : SONS
5. Old English letter : EDH
6. Pair : DUO
7. Former French coin : ECU
8. Set a screw again : RESINK
9. Molten material : MAGMA
10. Eggs : OVA
11. Make a drafting error : MISTRACE
13. Della of songdom : REESE
15. Young hare : LEVERET
16. Estate : ASSETS
18. Werner Erhard's program : EST
23. Units of illumination : PHOTS
24. Jacob's first wife : LEAH
25. Drew a bead on : AIMEDAT
26. Womb mate : TWIN
28. Weaver's reed : SLEY
31. Cut drastically : SLASH
32. Hawaiian cliff : PALI
33. House chair : SPEAKER
34. Car comforts : ARMRESTS
35. Enormous : VAST
36. Forcible impact: Abbr. : PERC
37. Author Wilfrid and family : SHEEDS
40. Picket : PALING
41. Greek-letter gps. : FRATS
42. Rabbit ears : AERIAL
43. Poe's lost love : LENORE
45. Like equine enthusiasts : HORSY
46. Clever comedian : WIT
48. French patron saint : DENYS
51. Job for Perry Mason : CASE
53. Devour : EAT
54. Pay for Perry Mason : FEE
55. Surface for a Flame : ICE
56. These, in Toulon : CES

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