New York Times, Wednesday, June 16, 1993

Author:William Canine
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { F J X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
William Canine has 65 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Lugosi and Bartók : BELAS
6. Chanson : SONG
10. Beatty film : REDS
14. Vigilant : ALERT
15. Binge : TEAR
16. Great Lake port : ERIE
17. Whitefish : CISCO
18. Evita's country : ARGENTINA
20. Kind of rug : KASHMIR
22. Impassive : STOICAL
23. Frolics : LARKS
25. Curve : ARC
26. Execute : SLAY
29. Burden : ONUS
31. Powders : DUSTS
35. Seaman : TAR
36. Tangle : SNARL
37. ___ ease (uncomfortable) : ILLAT
38. Cleopatra's Needle, e.g. : OBELISK
40. Seminole chief : OSCEOLA
42. Punitive : PENAL
43. A 1993 stamp subject : ELVIS
45. Crock : POT
46. Aïda, for one : SLAVE
47. Rudolph or Bambi : DEER
48. Tierney or Tunney : GENE
49. Caboose's place : END
51. Cynical look : SNEER
53. Risks : CHANCES
57. Ask : INQUIRE
61. The Cartwrights' spread : PONDEROSA
63. Retract : UNSAY
64. Tops : AONE
65. Breakfast dish : BRAN
66. Century plant : AGAVE
67. Bowsprit : SPAR
68. Conifers : YEWS
69. Stringed instruments : LYRES
1. Support : BACK
2. Famous pen name : ELIA
3. Cousin of fewer : LESS
4. In a waggish way : ARCHLY
5. Aperture : STOMA
6. In the altogether : STARKNAKED
7. " . . . thy warfare ___": Scott : OER
8. Henpecks : NAGS
9. Famed loner's first name : GRETA
10. Purse : RETICULE
11. Ambler or Knight : ERIC
12. Merrill of movies : DINA
13. A pinniped : SEAL
19. Scandinavians : NORDICS
21. Actor from Cowes, Eng. : IRONS
24. Calif.'s Big ___ : SUR
26. Sojourns : STOPS
27. Sticker : LABEL
28. Houston's The Summit : ARENA
30. Ljubljana's citizens : SLOVENIANS
32. Gradient : SLOPE
33. Claw : TALON
34. Condition : STATE
36. Squelch : SILENCE
39. Fragrant shrub : LAVENDER
41. Lorelei : SIREN
44. Brown of renown : LES
48. Dilapidated : GRUNGY
50. Bowler : DERBY
52. Even : EQUAL
53. Tax advisers, for short : CPAS
54. Circlet : HOOP
55. Diva Moffo : ANNA
56. Peevish : SORE
58. Danube tributary : ISAR
59. Jabber; blather : RAVE
60. "Bette Davis ___" : EYES
62. Adage : SAW

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