WIMBLEDONIA

New York Times, Sunday, June 21, 1992

Author:Lou Sabin
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 68, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 593 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 127, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 2
Lou Sabin has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles and 29 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Blow : JOLT
5. Site for Sir Flinders : RUINS
10. Agra airs : RAGAS
15. Hone : WHET
19. Ming nurse : AMAH
20. Berkshire racecourse : ASCOT
21. Lionize : EXALT
22. Unfinished : RUDE
23. Singles champ: 1959-60 : MARIABUENO
25. Singles champ: 1939 : BOBBYRIGGS
27. Site for light bites : SNACKBAR
28. Pun responses : MOANS
30. Wimbledon stats : LOSSES
31. Howard of musicals : KEEL
32. Pub pastime : DARTS
33. Money source : MINT
34. Used a prie-dieu : KNELT
36. Bristles : SETAE
37. Manual measure : HANDSPAN
41. Buonarroti creation : PIETA
42. Singles champ: 1937-38 : DONALDBUDGE
44. Blackbird : ANI
45. Socratic letters : ETAS
46. Lady of Lahore : RANI
47. Energy units : ERGS
48. Greens stroke : PUTT
49. Fam. member : REL
50. Three-time singles champ : JOHNMCENROE
54. Sportscasting commentator's forte : COLOR
55. In a plausible way : CREDIBLY
57. Put in order : ALIGN
58. Lourdes, e.g. : SHRINE
59. Reputations : FAMES
60. Sediment : DREGS
61. Gloss : SHEEN
62. Embroidery fabrics : SCRIMS
64. Merengue, e.g. : DANCE
65. Greedy ones : AMASSERS
68. Circumspect : CHARY
69. Singles champ: 1955 : TONYTRABERT
71. Quilting activity : BEE
72. Optimistic : ROSY
73. Hit the ceiling : RAGE
74. Lose control : SNAP
75. Shrovetide follower : LENT
76. Choler : IRE
77. Three-time singles champ : BORISBECKER
81. Pouters' pads : COTES
82. Speak at length : PERORATE
84. "My Name Is ___ Lev": Potok : ASHER
85. Gold cup, e.g. : PRIZE
86. Use a bucket : LADE
87. Producer of 10 Across : SITAR
88. Grief : WOES
89. Underscore : ACCENT
92. Malice : VENOM
93. Lawyer's work : CASELOAD
97. Three-time singles champ : CHRISEVERT
99. Singles champ: 1950 : BUDGEPATTY
101. Delayer at Wimbledon : RAIN
102. Beachcomber's tool : SIEVE
103. Baby moray : ELVER
104. Bucs or Cubs : NINE
105. Gael : ERSE
106. Acuminate : TAPER
107. Forays : RAIDS
108. Those, in Tijuana : ESOS
1. Pickles : JAMS
2. Masqat is its capital : OMAN
3. Pasternak heroine : LARA
4. Dense groves : THICKETS
5. Joiner's groove : RABBET
6. Customary : USUAL
7. Fridge unit : ICER
8. Com preceder : NON
9. Plant openings : STOMATA
10. Gave a discount to : REBATED
11. Dendrites' counterparts : AXONS
12. Chews the rag : GABS
13. Vestry garb : ALB
14. Editorial touches : STYLINGS
15. Carpi : WRISTS
16. Kisses' companions : HUGS
17. Slight lead : EDGE
18. ___ Durbeyfield, Hardy heroine : TESS
24. Cub Scout pack leader : AKELA
26. "La ___," 1950 film : RONDE
29. Uttered : ORAL
32. Suit fabric : DENIM
33. Actress Evans : MADGE
34. Check booster : KITER
35. Singles champ: 1960 : NEALEFRASER
36. Liston the pug : SONNY
37. Cherokee's cousin : HURON
38. First women's champ: 1946 : PAULINEBETZ
39. Composer Bruckner : ANTON
40. British import from Chile : NITRE
41. Makeup master Westmore : PERC
42. Arlene and Roald : DAHLS
43. Growlers : BERGS
46. Bench wear : ROBES
48. Hits the books : PORES
50. Netman Connors : JIMMY
51. Big-top employee : CARNY
52. Pick : ELECT
53. Mali neighbor : NIGER
54. Hope holder : CHEST
56. Milk source : DAIRY
58. On the ball : SHARP
60. Jutlanders : DANES
61. Insult : SMEAR
62. Cash substitute : SCRIP
63. Assignment : CHORE
64. It gits along : DOGIE
65. Dogpatcher : ABNER
66. Actress Adorée : RENEE
67. Court units : SETS
69. Patisserie item : TARTE
70. Quiz show M.C., e.g. : ASKER
73. Automotive tryout : ROADTEST
75. "Daily Planet" employee : LOISLANE
77. Breakfast choices : BRANS
78. Actress Fay: 1892-1968 : BAINTER
79. Last word of Missouri's motto : ESTO
80. Cartridge holder : CHAMBER
81. Move like ivy : CREEP
83. Liquid fat : OLEINE
85. Models or puzzles : POSERS
87. Forte of 77 Across : SERVE
88. Engaged in : WAGED
89. Ranch unit : ACRE
90. Singe : CHAR
91. Collinsworth of N.F.L. fame : CRIS
92. Barkley's sobriquet : VEEP
93. Nero's 406 : CDVI
94. Singer Redding : OTIS
95. ___ time (never) : ATNO
96. Applies henna : DYES
98. ___ Appia : VIA
100. Diminutive suffix : ULA

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