New York Times, Thursday, June 4, 1992

Author:Jeff Herrington
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 0
Jeff Herrington has 16 pre-Shortz puzzles and 5 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Inner circle : CADRE
6. Hoarfrost : RIME
10. Wild carrot or fennel : DILL
14. Singer Billy ___ : OCEAN
15. Make a long story short : EDIT
16. Of wrath: Lat. : IRAE
17. Plait : BRAID
18. Nonexpression : POKERFACE
20. Oyster hangouts : BEDS
21. Far: Comb. form : TELE
22. Following : AFTER
23. Spartan serfs : HELOTS
25. Avaricious : GREEDY
26. Adhibit : USE
28. Cajun's approval : OUI
29. Carson forerunner : PAAR
30. Boston event et al. : TEAPARTIES
33. Where Hyde once presided : EIRE
37. Woods for Rosalind : ARDEN
38. Du Maurier's "Jamaica ___" : INN
39. Where Saul saw a witch : ENDOR
40. Fastener : HASP
41. Kennel workers : DOGSITTERS
43. Townsend or Marshall : PLAN
45. ___ rut : INA
46. Certain vote : AYE
47. Chosen pursuit : CAREER
50. Lodge : HOSTEL
52. Warn : ALERT
53. "___ Blame Me," 1933 song : DONT
54. Blue-footed petrel of N.Z. : TITI
57. Steatite : SOAPSTONE
59. Dixon's partner : MASON
60. Within: Comb. form : ENTO
61. State : AVER
62. Chose : OPTED
63. Bench : SEAT
64. Former Ottoman officials : DEYS
65. Cluttered : MESSY
1. Ty or Irvin S. : COBB
2. Farm unit : ACRE
3. Drives back empty : DEADHEADS
4. Breed : RAISE
5. Finalize : END
6. Rote : REPETITION
7. Teraphim : IDOLS
8. A Hammer : MIKE
9. Summer in Savoie : ETE
10. Distinctive : DIFFERENT
11. Heated : IRATE
12. Spiked : LACED
13. Untrusting : LEERY
19. ___ avis : RARA
21. Cook specialty : TOUR
24. Anathema, to Polonius : LOAN
25. Petrol : GAS
26. Beehive State : UTAH
27. Evening, in Ancona : SERA
29. Some retirees : PENSIONERS
31. Philadelphian thick soup : PEPPERPOT
32. Peter ___, N.H.L. goalie : ING
34. Dreamers : IDEALISTS
35. Calhoun of films or boxing : RORY
36. Gaelic : ERSE
39. Coup d'___ : ETAT
41. Nabokov book : DAR
42. Sch. or coll. : INST
44. Rents : LETS
47. Instances : CASES
48. Like an anchorite : ALONE
49. Lasso : REATA
50. Queen's bread spread : HONEY
51. A day's march : ETAPE
53. Symbol of gentleness : DOVE
55. On one's ___ (alert) : TOES
56. ___ 500 (race) : INDY
58. Bit : TAD
59. P.Wylie subject : MOM

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