New York Times, Friday, August 23, 1991

Author:Dorothea E. Shipp
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 43, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { B J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 246 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 1
Dorothea E. Shipp has 50 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Execs, collectively : MGT
4. Ingredient of chocolate : CACAO
9. Lawmen: Abbr. : ATTS
13. Allgood or Teasdale : SARA
14. Soprano Lucine : AMARA
15. Type of saw : FRET
16. Piccadilly Circus cynosure : EROS
17. Talking bird : MINAH
18. A Sinatra : TINA
19. Math signs : PLUSSES
21. Math figure : NUMERAL
23. Plains dwelling : TEPEE
24. One of the Forsytes : IRENE
25. "___ Vie," de Maupassant novel : UNE
26. Wine-making vessel : VAT
29. French seasoning : SEL
31. Ida and Ossa: Abbr. : MTS
32. Business deals : MERGERS
34. Large pieces detached from icebergs : CALVES
36. Pier of a sort : ANTA
37. Exchange premium : AGIO
38. "Pater ___" : NOSTER
40. Widespread : REGNANT
44. Wire measure : MIL
45. Quintet in "La La, Lucille" : ELS
46. Slip : ERR
47. Barents or Marmara : SEA
48. Like a doting dowager : ANILE
50. Gauhati is here : ASSAM
52. LXX : SEVENTY
55. Do a math job : COMPUTE
57. Soho sharper : SPIV
58. One of Goneril's sisters : REGAN
60. Part of U.S.A. : AMER
61. An article for Luther : EINE
62. Propelled 10 Down : OARED
63. Opera by d'Erlanger : TESS
64. Snick and ___ : SNEE
65. Hive occupant : DRONE
66. "Gallia ___ omnis divisa . . . " : EST
1. Dietrich of films : MARLENE
2. Sea bass : GROUPER
3. Armor piece : TASSE
4. Arrived : CAME
5. Lucky Jim's creator : AMIS
6. Preserve : CAN
7. ___ Islands, off Galway : ARAN
8. Site of Koko Head : OAHU
9. In search of : AFTER
10. Ancient galley : TRIREME
11. Flat dwellers : TENANTS
12. Becomes wearisome : STALES
13. Membrane sometimes deviated : SEPTUM
20. Tarkington book : SEVENTEEN
22. Very small weight : MILLIGRAM
27. Russian co-op : ARTEL
28. Peter I and Paul I : TSARS
29. Do some blockbusting : SCARE
30. Avid : EAGER
33. What limos guzzle : GAS
35. From, in Frankfurt : VON
38. Bowler's back-row target : NINEPIN
39. Peridot : OLIVINE
41. Takes for granted : ASSUMES
42. Least messy : NEATEST
43. Some circus stars : TAMERS
44. Hoi polloi : MASSES
49. Sight at New Orleans : LEVEE
51. Freshet : SPATE
53. ___ the boards (acted) : TROD
54. A dozen moons : YEAR
55. Site of William the Conqueror's tomb : CAEN
56. Wave in the Méditerranée : ONDE
59. Twelve doz. : GRO

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