New York Times, Tuesday, July 6, 1993

Author:Robert Herrig
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J Q U V X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
Robert Herrig has 4 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Puerto ___ : RICO
5. Early dwellers in Britain : PICTS
10. U.S. workplace watchdog : OSHA
14. N.Y. Philharmonic, e.g. : ORCH
15. Character of a people : ETHOS
16. Smoke plus fog : SMOG
17. Discovery agcy. : NASA
18. Titillating bakery product? : CHEESECAKE
20. Slow down : RETARD
22. More unusual : RARER
23. Occurring naturally : ORGANIC
26. Pigeonhole : SORT
27. Islands food : POI
28. Asses : ONAGERS
31. Dove's sound : COO
34. Lab heaters : ETNAS
36. Miniplanet : ASTEROID
38. Beginning of an Alger title : RAGS
39. Light wood : BALSA
41. Nursery-rhyme monarch : COLE
42. Three digits for dialers : AREACODE
44. Of a certain wood : OAKEN
45. Neighbor of Isr. : SYR
46. Humiliating people : ABASERS
49. Apr. collector : IRS
50. Chest protectors : BIBS
52. Kind of cat, dog, or cross : MALTESE
54. With an ___ the ground : EARTO
56. Hostage taker : CAPTOR
58. Baker's honey? : SWEETIEPIE
60. Theater award : OBIE
64. Marlins or Rockies : TEAM
65. Belle or Bart : STARR
66. Take care of : TEND
67. Supplements : ADDS
68. Customs : MORES
69. Center of authority : SEAT
1. A Presidential nickname : RON
2. Novelist Levin : IRA
3. Small vol. measures : CCS
4. Tara's owner : OHARA
5. Jam ingredient : PECTIN
6. Cornell's town : ITHACA
7. Moonstruck star? : CHER
8. Drove a nail at an angle : TOED
9. Draft inits. : SSS
10. Tots' favorite grouch : OSCAR
11. Baker's lawyer? : SMARTCOOKIE
12. Fake : HOKE
13. Word with golden : AGER
19. Rough-edged : EROSE
21. Patriarchal name : ENOS
23. "Falstaff" and "Hamlet" : OPERAS
24. Traffic circle : ROTARY
25. Decorations on a baker's house? : GINGERBREAD
26. Mlle., in Madrid : SRTA
29. Units of laughter? : GALES
30. Tee preceder : ESS
32. Cargo ships : OILERS
33. Danish city : ODENSE
35. ___ rule (usually) : ASA
37. Sarnoff's org. : RCA
39. Moves like a buoy : BOBS
40. "Bleak House" lass : ADA
43. Henry ___ Lodge : CABOT
44. European capital : OSLO
47. Victoria's realm : EMPIRE
48. Critics : RATERS
51. List components : ITEMS
53. Jogs : TROTS
54. "¿Cómo ___ usted?" : ESTA
55. Bowled over, in a way : AWED
56. Whale: Comb. form : CETO
57. On ___ with (equal to) : APAR
59. Belief : ISM
61. Buzzer : BEE
62. Pig ___ poke : INA
63. Summer time in N.Y.C. : EDT

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