New York Times, Thursday, June 6, 1991

Author: Lois Sidway
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 1, Spans: 3
Lois Sidway has 67 pre-Shortz puzzles and 18 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Fakery : SHAM
5. Chatter foolishly : PRATE
10. Voucher : CHIT
14. E. T. Seton's wolf : LOBO
15. Scottish landowner : LAIRD
16. Unctuous : OILY
17. Vociferous exuberance : AHOOTANDAHOLLER
20. Small specialty shop : BOUTIQUE
21. Saying on a seal : MOTTO
22. Many a trophy : CUP
23. Arthur (Bugs) ___, memorable columnist : BAER
25. Powdered wig : PERUKE
29. Comic from Chicago : MULL
30. Sweetie : HON
33. Town on the Thames : ETON
34. Avant-___ : GARDE
35. ___-Locka, city near Miami : OPA
36. Raucous rivalries : SHOUTINGMATCHES
40. Trike rider : TOT
41. Fragrance : AROMA
42. Atmosphere : AURA
43. C.I.A. predecessor : OSS
44. "I Remember ___" : MAMA
45. Of the skin : DERMAL
47. The Graf ___ : SPEE
48. Burst : POP
49. Spring forth : ISSUE
52. Nelson Eddy, e.g. : BARITONE
57. A. Janov book: 1970 : THEPRIMALSCREAM
60. Essence : CORE
61. Mme. Curie : MARIE
62. Oppositionist : ANTI
63. Half a cry in Parliament : HEAR
64. Ante, maybe : PENNY
65. Indigent : POOR
1. Clemens toes it : SLAB
2. Jolly sounds : HOHO
3. ___ Ben Adhem : ABOU
4. Debatable : MOOT
5. Wall tablet : PLAQUE
6. Jerry-built : RANUP
7. Deputy : AIDE
8. Syllable for a singer : TRA
9. Old English letter : EDH
10. Shade : COLOR
11. Sword handle : HILT
12. "___ a Song Go . . . " : ILET
13. Novice : TYRO
18. Check mark : TICK
19. Brunch offering : OMELET
23. Myanmar's former name : BURMA
24. Major Pierce portrayer : ALDA
25. Sauce for pasta : PESTO
26. Group beliefs : ETHOS
27. Popular TV miniseries: 1977 : ROOTS
28. A prime minister of 23 Down : UNU
29. Molten rock within the earth : MAGMA
30. Expression of boredom : HOHUM
31. Puccini's forte : OPERA
32. Twangy : NASAL
34. Little person of folklore : GNOME
37. Meddle, with "with" : TAMPER
38. Of anger: Lat. : IRAE
39. Telpher : CAR
45. Bandleader Tommy or Jimmy : DORSEY
46. Grandiose : EPIC
47. Wonderful : SUPER
48. Monty Python's Michael ___ : PALIN
49. Hankering : ITCH
50. Clodhopper, e.g. : SHOE
51. Infection suppressants : SERA
52. Rembrandt's "___ and Cottage" : BARN
53. Light carriage : TRAP
54. Wine: Comb. form : OENO
55. Brussels-based org. : NATO
56. Osman, e.g. : EMIR
58. Rapscallion : IMP
59. Murray or Marsh : MAE

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