New York Times, Friday, July 24, 1992

Author: Eli Wesoff
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J Q V X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 254 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 0
Eli Wesoff has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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1. Small flounders : DABS
5. Woody's scion : ARLO
9. Pierre's date : AMIE
13. Foil for a fencer : EPEE
14. Ore stratum : SEAM
15. Theda of silents : BARA
16. Fun in numbers, with "the" : MORETHEMERRIER
19. Resembling stein contents : ALISH
20. A haff is one : LAGOON
21. Little-red-schoolhouse supplies : SLATES
23. Oscar-winning 1984 film : AMADEUS
27. "___ / I bade good-morrow": Keats : TOSORROW
30. Lacking direction : ADRIFT
31. Windblown : EOLIAN
33. " . . . and be thou like to ___": Song of Solomon : AROE
34. Several kings of Norway : OLAFS
38. Author Deighton : LEN
39. Void : EGEST
40. Safari hat : TOPI
41. Conductor Bruno ___ : WALTER
43. Pekoe forerunner : ORANGE
45. Elongated mussel : DEERHORN
50. Soaps, e.g. : SERIALS
52. Annie of songdom : LAURIE
53. Trumpet fanfare : TUCKET
56. It has its tricks : TRADE
57. Funny situation : LAUGHINGMATTER
60. Amanuensis, at times : AIDE
61. Singer Brickell : EDIE
62. Oblige a borrower : LEND
63. Raised select animals : BRED
64. Kind of touch : SOFT
65. "___ Perpetua," Idaho motto : ESTO
1. Remove a spar : DEMAST
2. Astronaut carrier : APOLLO
3. Family of executed Soviet secret-police chief : BERIAS
4. Takes care of : SEESTO
5. Rowan : ASH
6. Movie unit : REEL
7. Dalai ___ : LAMA
8. The last : OMEGA
9. Overseas : ABROAD
10. Small town's big street: Slang : MAINDRAG
11. Sinful emotion : IRE
12. Musician's attribute : EAR
17. " . . . ___ the rub": Hamlet : THERES
18. Type of candle : ROMAN
22. Sellout notice : SRO
24. Republic near England : EIRE
25. Skyway saucers : UFOS
26. Editor's O.K. : STET
28. Baked clay pot : OLLA
29. Handle : WIELD
32. Prefix with date : ANTE
34. Okla. Indians : OTOS
35. Body of knowledge : LORE
36. On ___ with (equal to) : APAR
37. Quality of being limited : FINITUDE
39. List of corrigenda : ERRATA
41. Raquel of filmdom : WELCH
42. Congrio : EEL
44. Measured : GAUGED
46. Rush violently : HURTLE
47. Emulates Crassus : ORATES
48. Cheerful : RIDENT
49. ___-well : NEERDO
51. " . . . for spacious ___" : SKIES
54. Within: Comb. form : ENDO
55. Popular pre-weekend acronym : TGIF
57. Experimental ctr. : LAB
58. Ventilate : AIR
59. Assembled : MET

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