New York Times, Thursday, August 13, 1992

Author:Walter Covell
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J K Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
Walter Covell has 33 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Part of S.A.R. : SONS
5. Hippies' haunts : PADS
9. Anything whatever : AUGHT
14. Arabian gulf : ADEN
15. Zelle's alias : HARI
16. Intimate actress? : CLOSE
17. "___ Smile Be Your Umbrella" : LETA
18. Algerian port : ORAN
19. Overact : EMOTE
20. Not homemade : STOREBOUGHT
23. Aiming high : ASPIRING
24. Barbary sheep : AOUDAD
29. New Deal agcy. : NRA
30. Female lobster : HEN
32. Fen : MIRE
33. Pet of Elizabeth II : CORGI
36. Having a narrow slit : STENOPAIC
38. ___ Guo-feng, Chinese leader : HUA
39. Utmost extent : NTH
41. One of a B-52 crew : NAV
42. U.S. power agcy. : REA
43. Flagrant : EGREGIOUS
46. Pastoral composition : IDYLL
48. Penn pronoun : THEE
49. French possessive : MON
50. Atmosphere: Comb. form : AER
51. It may have tweeters : STEREO
53. Free samples : HANDOUTS
58. Battlewagon : DREADNOUGHT
60. Capacitance unit : FARAD
64. Exec's car : LIMO
65. Kind of club : GLEE
66. Rocket stage : AGENA
67. Innisfail : ERIN
68. Pelt : HIDE
69. Zulus' kin : XOSAS
70. Movie pooch : ASTA
71. Tyrant : TSAR
1. Latin music : SALSA
2. "Waiting for Lefty" playwright : ODETS
3. Colonist's greeting to an Indian : NETOP
4. Trapper's activity : SNARING
5. Intense fear : PHOBIA
6. Brother of Moses : AARON
7. The act of drinking : DRAUGHT
8. Spill the beans : SING
9. Acid: Comb. form : ACETO
10. German city on the Danube : ULM
11. Sticky stuff : GOO
12. Follower of F.D.R. : HST
13. Curler's mark : TEE
21. Sinning : ERRING
22. Boss in McKinley's day : HANNA
25. Diamond fig. : UMP
26. Pepys's legacy : DIARY
27. "Tempest" spirit : ARIEL
28. Design transfer : DECAL
31. Shelley's sundowns : EENS
33. Newscaster Huntley et al. : CHETS
34. ___ to (should) : OUGHT
35. Peep show : RAREE
36. Buzz off! : SHOO
37. City of NW Spain : OVIEDO
40. Island of the Lesser Sundas : TIMOR
44. Ballad ending : EER
45. Cleans hides for tanning : UNHAIRS
47. Extended shortage : DROUGHT
50. Custard apple : ANNONA
52. Icelandic literary works : EDDAS
54. Own up : ADMIT
55. Jamaican citrus fruits : UGLIS
56. Silent films' Bara : THEDA
57. Guide : STEER
59. Ancient Greek town in Italy : ELEA
60. Transmit electronically : FAX
61. In the past : AGO
62. Legal matter : RES
63. Actress Alicia : ANA

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