New York Times, Wednesday, August 4, 1993

Author:Bonnie S. Prystowsky
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Bonnie S. Prystowsky has 1 pre-Shortz puzzle and 2 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Extend across : SPAN
5. Ready for use : ONTAP
10. Cop's milieu : BEAT
14. Mrs. Chaplin : OONA
15. African capital : CAIRO
16. Bacchanalia : ORGY
17. Start of a quip : NUDISTCAMPOWNER
20. Con artist : GRIFTER
21. Holler : YELL
22. Devoured : ATE
23. Promotional recording : DEMO
26. Certain theatrical curtains : SCRIMS
30. Party provisioners : CATERERS
34. Mountain ridge : ARETE
35. ___ breve : ALLA
36. Tuck's partner : NIP
37. Middle of the quip : GAVENOSYAUDITOR
41. Haill or farewelll : AVE
42. Sally who rode into space : RIDE
43. Central Fla. city : OCALA
44. Flying boat, e.g. : SEAPLANE
47. Le Carré's superspy : SMILEY
48. Twist : SLUE
49. Pacific yellowfin tuna : AHI
50. Place fit for a king? : LAIR
53. Part of the Dark Continent : SENEGAL
58. End of the quip : AFULLDISCLOSURE
62. Japanese fermented beverage : SAKE
63. Sign up : ENROL
64. Cruising on a liner : ASEA
65. Mouse, to a skunk : PREY
66. Mine entrances : ADITS
67. Where Young grew old : UTAH
1. Melody : SONG
2. Rain heavily : POUR
3. "The King ___" : ANDI
4. Babe in the woods : NAIF
5. Pieces of eight? : OCTETS
6. Mother-of-pearl : NACRE
7. Ávila relative : TIA
8. The Black Knights : ARMY
9. He wrote "The Dunciad" : POPE
10. British derby : BOWLER
11. Coastal bird : ERN
12. Ripen : AGE
13. Norse warrior on high : TYR
18. Plant part : STAMEN
19. Ye ___ Shoppe : OLDE
24. Kind of telepathy : MENTAL
25. Baltimore bird : ORIOLE
26. Epic narratives : SAGAS
27. Longs for : CRAVES
28. Make known : REVEAL
29. Inhabitant: Suffix : ITE
30. Bonnie's partner in crime : CLYDE
31. Wings for Amor : ALAE
32. Letter after sigma : TAU
33. Scatter, in a way : SPRAY
35. A ___ apple : ASIN
38. "___ pro nobis" : ORA
39. Gaming piece : DOMINO
40. "___ on parle . . . " : ICI
45. Weight lifter : PULLEY
46. Faithful, in Dundee : LEAL
47. Frees peas from a pod : SHELLS
49. Broad necktie : ASCOT
51. Concept : IDEA
52. Peel : RIND
54. Biblical hirsute twin : ESAU
55. Sudden burst of wind : GUST
56. Region : AREA
57. Jacob's first mate : LEAH
58. Viper : ASP
59. Distant : FAR
60. Stringed instrument, for short : UKE
61. ___ Lanka : SRI

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