New York Times, Monday, August 24, 1992

Author: Walter Covell
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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. Catamaran : RAFT
5. Interlaced : WOVEN
10. Ready money : CASH
14. Dugout, French style : ABRI
15. Selassie of Ethiopia : HAILE
16. Burden : ONUS
17. Loafer : FEATHERMERCHANT
20. Rankle : FESTER
21. This might be viva or sotto : VOCE
22. Discomfort : UNEASE
25. Towel fabric : CRASH
29. Finn's compatriot : LAPP
32. Eskimo knives : ULUS
33. Within: Comb. form : ENTO
34. Harem quarters : ODA
35. Simians : APES
36. Chaff : BANTER
38. Like-minded folks : BIRDSOFAFEATHER
41. Mediterranean Sea arm : AEGEAN
42. Close by : NEAR
43. Actor Wallach : ELI
44. Calendar abbr. : TUES
45. Two-toed sloth : UNAU
46. Engendered : BRED
47. ___ gum, used in varnishes : ESTER
49. Of the nostrils : NARINE
51. Rave's partner : RANT
53. Namesakes of a mythical huntress : DIANAS
57. Become enriched selfishly : FEATHERONESNEST
62. Wander : ROVE
63. A sermon of Buddha : SUTRA
64. An iridaceous plant : IXIA
65. Humdinger : ONER
66. Of a bristle : SETAL
67. State, to Satie : ETAT
1. Rabble : RAFF
2. Have ___ in one's bonnet : ABEE
3. Lippo Lippi's colleagues : FRAS
4. Very bouncy movement : TITTUP
5. As a consequence : WHEREUPON
6. Scull : OAR
7. Pizazz : VIM
8. Lycée attenders : ELEVES
9. Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus : NERO
10. Logical : COHERENT
11. Collection of anecdotes : ANA
12. Light source : SUN
13. F.D.R.'s successor : HST
18. Female lobster : HEN
19. CL doubled : CCC
23. Hebrew letter : ALEF
24. Girl in "Le Nozze di Figaro" : SUSANNA
26. Stamen part : ANTHER
27. English essayist: 1672-1729 : STEELE
28. Abominable : HORRID
29. Having rounded divisions : LOBATE
30. Farewells : ADIEUS
31. Gypsum : PARGET
35. King in I Kings : ASA
36. Concept of perfect beauty : BEAUIDEAL
37. Swiss stream : AAR
39. Rat : DESERTER
40. Cape off N.C. : FEAR
45. False : UNTRUE
46. Frosh's hat : BEANIE
48. Olé relative : RAH
50. Serbian city : NIS
52. Headland : NESS
54. Barber's call : NEXT
55. Where Korea is : ASIA
56. Immediately, to a druggist : STAT
57. To's opposite : FRO
58. Great time expanse : EON
59. Caesar's greeting : AVE
60. Baseball notable : OTT
61. New Deal meas. : NRA

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