New York Times, Wednesday, July 22, 1992

Author:Arthur S. Verdesca
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 262 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Arthur S. Verdesca has 28 pre-Shortz puzzles and 14 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Private sch. : ACAD
5. A leader to the Promised Land : CALEB
10. Sagan or Sandburg : CARL
14. About : SOME
15. Wind: Comb. form : ANEMO
16. Corolla petals : ALAE
17. Fathoms : SOUNDSTHEDEPTHS
20. Cavalry horse : TROOPER
21. Lawn cover : GRASS
22. "___ bien!" : TRES
23. Longfellow's bell town : ATRI
25. More viscous : ROPIER
28. Windward's opposite : ALEE
29. ___ tree (cornered) : UPA
32. Actress Moran : ERIN
33. Dark hues, to poets : EBONS
34. Marino or Pedro : SAN
35. Water between N.Y. and Conn. : LONGISLANDSOUND
39. Well contents : INK
40. Clamor : NOISE
41. Roof ornament : VANE
42. Artfully shy : COY
43. Love too fondly : DOTE
44. Inscribed pillars : STELES
46. Locate : SITE
47. Latin lad : PUER
48. Ferber novel : SOBIG
51. Unpredictable : ERRATIC
54. Rodgers and Hammerstein show : THESOUNDOFMUSIC
58. Some paintings : OILS
59. Trap in a springe : NOOSE
60. Pealed : RANG
61. Many: Comb. form : POLY
62. Type of forces : ARMED
63. Hot times in Paris : ETES
1. Onager : ASS
2. Rail bird : COOT
3. Asian river : AMUR
4. Standing for : DENOTING
5. Wyo. city : CASPER
6. Feeds the pot : ANTES
7. Glassware oven : LEHR
8. Sandy's uncle : EME
9. Person, to a Brit : BOD
10. Blue Grotto locale : CAPRI
11. Utah resort : ALTA
12. Fall yells : RAHS
13. Not so much : LESS
18. Dante illustrator : DORE
19. Exit : EGRESS
23. Without peer : ALONE
24. Watch over : TEND
25. Vestige : RELIC
26. U. of Maine site : ORONO
27. Comedian Lee : PINKY
28. Humble : ABASE
29. Ordinary : USUAL
30. Velvetlike cloth : PANNE
31. Vicuña's habitat : ANDES
33. Flower : ELITE
36. Part of ROY G BIV : INDIGO
37. Chimney dirt : SOOT
38. Musical introduction : OVERTURE
44. Rode the waves : SURFED
45. Cooperating group : TEAM
46. Actress Spacek : SISSY
47. What people speak : PROSE
48. Octagonal sign : STOP
49. Pa. river : OHIO
50. Brontë pseudonym : BELL
51. Land conquered by Saul : EDOM
52. "But every woman ___ heart a rake": Pope : ISAT
53. French movies : CINE
55. Spenser heroine : UNA
56. And not : NOR
57. Syst. of measurement : CGS

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