New York Times, Thursday, July 16, 1992

Author:Jeff Herrington
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.40, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Jeff Herrington has 16 pre-Shortz puzzles and 5 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
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1. Taste : SAPOR
6. Trash : WASTE
11. Hectic routine : RATRACE
13. French waiters : GARCONS
15. Monkshood : ACONITE
16. World Series losers: 1991 : ATLANTA
17. Lawyer's document : POWEROFATTORNEY
19. "___ My Swiss," 1925 song : IMISS
20. "___ Misérables" : LES
21. Exist : ARE
22. Noises : DINS
23. Drones : HUMS
25. Message received : ROGER
27. Droop : SAG
28. Byron poem : LARA
29. Fragments : SHREDS
30. B. Lancaster film, with "The": 1956 : RAINMAKER
32. Be suitable : BELONG
35. Where Brunei is : ASIA
36. Ocala's st. : FLA
39. Honshu port : OSAKA
40. Author Barstow : STAN
41. Asset : PLUS
42. Baseballer Mel : OTT
43. Fr. holy woman : STE
44. Trombones, to jazzmen : TRAMS
45. Those in control : THEPOWERSTHATBE
50. Beneficiary : HERITOR
51. Compositor : PRINTER
52. Lincoln's second Secretary of War : STANTON
53. Event at Tanglewood : CONCERT
54. Singer John : ELTON
55. About 10 gallons, in Europe : ANKER
1. Dockworkers' activity : STOWING
2. Star of "Gunsmoke" : ARNESS
3. Poker openers, sometimes : PAIRS
4. VIII : OCTO
5. Coral formation : REEF
6. Bulb units : WATTS
7. A Guthrie : ARLO
8. Disfigure : SCAR
9. Vessel's capacity : TONNAGE
10. Matriculated : ENTERED
11. White-water producers : RAPIDS
12. Baldness : ACOMIA
13. C.I.A. head : GATES
14. Lord Peter Wimsey's creator : SAYERS
18. School song : ALMAMATER
23. Reagan's first Secretary of State : HAIG
24. Samovar : URN
25. Mother of Zeus : RHEA
26. Hockey great : ORR
28. Turner of filmdom : LANA
29. Fleece : SKIN
30. Seoul G.I. : ROK
31. Sly ___ fox : ASA
32. Areas in cafes : BOOTHS
33. Art lover : ESTHETE
34. Gridiron pass : LATERAL
36. Praise effusively : FLATTER
37. Building boards : LUMBER
38. Declare : ASSERT
40. Violinist from Russia : STERN
41. Gambol : PRANCE
43. Syncope : SWOON
44. Ideate : THINK
46. Pub order : PINT
47. Cartoonist Soglow : OTTO
48. U.S. humane org. since 1866 : SPCA
49. Disney movie: 1982 : TRON

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