New York Times, Saturday, August 7, 1993

Author:Reginald L. Johnson
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Spans: 4
Reginald L. Johnson has 19 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Volcano in Sicily : ETNA
5. Paroxysm : SPASM
10. Not fully closed : AJAR
14. Well: Fr. : BIEN
15. Western resort : TAHOE
16. Nut beverage : COLA
17. THREE OF 40 ACROSS : BRIGHAMALANCHIC
20. Crime-stalker Ness : ELIOT
21. Well: Lat. : BENE
22. Maiden-name indicator : NEE
23. A taxonomic category : GENUS
25. Renounces : DISOWNS
27. Phi's follower : CHI
29. Chow : EATS
31. Kett of comics : ETTA
32. Table support : LEG
33. Abandons : DROPS
35. Locales : SITES
38. Bishop starter : ARCH
40. COMMON SURNAME : YOUNG
42. Groom's party : STAG
43. Guide at Uxmal : MAYAN
45. Plunders : PREYS
47. "___ Death Flight," 1977 TV film : SST
48. Arafat, for one : ARAB
50. O'Hara home : TARA
51. Thing, in law : RES
52. Suffering from memory loss : AMNESIC
55. A Bantu language : KONGO
57. First name of 54 Down : ROD
58. Turkish rulers : AGAS
60. Short projections : STUBS
62. THREE OF 40 ACROSS : BURTLORETTASEAN
66. Recycled : USED
67. ___ cotta : TERRA
68. Musical combo : TRIO
69. Bastes, in a way : SEWS
70. Drudgery : SWEAT
71. Some flatware: Abbr. : STLG
1. Diminish : EBB
2. Recap, e.g. : TIRE
3. FOUR OF 40 ACROSS : NEILGIGCYANDREW
4. Actress Dickinson : ANGIE
5. Collection of sculptures : STATUARY
6. "Dallas" role : PAM
7. Melville character : AHAB
8. Finished shoe bottoms : SOLED
9. Small-minded one : MEANIE
10. C.P.A.'s concern : ACC
11. TWO OF 40 ACROSS : JOHNWATTSROBERT
12. Sigourney Weaver film: 1979 : ALIEN
13. Events at Aqueduct : RACES
18. Sharpened : HONED
19. Robins' residences : NESTS
24. Small porch : STOOP
26. Songwriter-singer Redding : OTIS
27. Edible mollusk : CLAM
28. Wife of Zeus : HERA
30. Jet : SPURT
34. Skulk : SNEAK
36. Relaxation : EASE
37. Cpls.' superiors : SGTS
39. Hopping mammal : HARE
41. Pilot's stabilizing device : GYROSTAT
44. Twangy : NASAL
46. One of the Clauses : SANTA
49. Intolerant ones : BIGOTS
52. Photographer Diane ___ : ARBUS
53. Computer device : MOUSE
54. Baseball Hall of Famer : CAREW
56. Rushes of air : GUSTS
59. Withered : SERE
61. Mizzen or spinnaker : SAIL
63. Scores for the Pats : TDS
64. "Amor ___ Nemici," Ariosti opera : TRA
65. Yuletide drink : NOG

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