New York Times, Wednesday, July 31, 1991

Author: Betty Jorgensen
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { F G J X Y }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Betty Jorgensen has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles and 8 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1991, The New York Times
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1. He calls no place home : NOMAD
6. Circle segments : ARCS
10. Knife : STAB
14. Think : OPINE
15. Word with camp or black : BOOT
16. Irish Gaelic : ERSE
17. Cape ___ Islands : VERDE
18. Lab burner : ETNA
19. Hair holders : NETS
20. Start of a quip : ACOMPUTERDATEIS
23. Devour : EAT
24. Thine, in Toulon : ATOI
25. Was an angel : SPONSORED
30. Genes' molecules : RNAS
33. Tail: Comb. form : URO
34. Buddy : PAL
35. "___ Dallas" : STELLA
37. Quip: Part II : SOMETIMESCALLED
41. Ore. river to the Pacific : UMPQUA
42. Acct. preparer : CPA
43. Ref. book : OED
44. Avoid : SHUN
45. Chickweeds : STARWORTS
48. Man Friday : AIDE
50. Memorable Calloway : CAB
51. End of the quip : ACALCULATEDRISK
59. Island east of Java : BALI
60. Flask for Plato : OLPE
61. ___-Prayer : DIALA
62. N.M. neighbor : ARIZ
63. Tableland : MESA
64. Dud : LEMON
65. Pigeon coop : COTE
66. Native metals : ORES
67. Relation on Mom's side : ENATE
1. Popular PBS series : NOVA
2. Cartel letters : OPEC
3. Spanish novelist Gabriel ___ : MIRO
4. "Of Mice ___" : ANDMEN
5. " . . . 'tis not so ___ a well . . . ": Shak. : DEEPAS
6. Be an accomplice : ABET
7. Surf sound : ROTE
8. He wrote "Lord Jim" : CONRAD
9. Town, in Germany : STADT
10. Guard : SENTINEL
11. Shoe accessory : TREE
12. Piedmontese city : ASTI
13. Porgy's woman : BESS
21. More's island : UTOPIA
22. Main trunk : AORTA
25. Guinean tribal group : SUSU
26. School events : PROMS
27. Pizazz : OOMPH
28. Battering weapon : RAM
29. Vote into office : ELECT
31. ___ nothing : ALLOR
32. Perilous precipitation : SLEET
35. Like hens' teeth : SCARCE
36. Does sums : ADDS
38. Make uniform : EQUALIZE
39. Blouse style : TUNIC
40. Bath, for one : SPA
45. Vendor : SELLER
46. Wigeon's walk : WADDLE
47. A star of "Seven Days in May" : OBRIEN
49. Cathedral, in Firenze : DUOMO
51. Rhyme scheme : ABAC
52. "___ nome," Verdi aria : CARO
53. Hit the tarmac : ALIT
54. Cathedral recess : APSE
55. Afternoon affairs : TEAS
56. "___ Camera": Van Druten : IAMA
57. Reno's ___ machines : SLOT
58. Welles role : KANE

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