New York Times, Tuesday, September 24, 1991

Author: Lois Sidway
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Lois Sidway has 67 pre-Shortz puzzles and 18 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1991, The New York Times
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1. Stylish : CHIC
5. Daub : SMEAR
10. Prettyface, e.g. : HERB
14. A "Hair" lyricist : RADO
15. Type of lily : CALLA
16. Figure skater's feat : AXEL
17. Oodles : ALOT
18. Diarist Nin : ANAIS
19. Talk deliriously : RAVE
20. Sudden, unexpected event : BOLTFROMTHEBLUE
23. Unfold : OPEN
24. Cast a ballot : VOTED
25. Hutch display : CHINA
28. Hippo's relative : TAPIR
31. Plundered prizes : LOOT
32. "To the tables ___ Morrie's . . . " : DOWNAT
34. Contribute more : ADD
37. Monday machine? : AUTOMATICWASHER
40. New Deal agcy. : NRA
41. Gone up : ARISEN
42. D.D.E. knew Bradley here : USMA
43. Topknot : CREST
44. Nose : SNOOT
45. Luncheon mold : ASPIC
48. Declared : SAID
50. Difficult task : TOUGHNUTTOCRACK
57. Zhivago's love : LARA
58. Paint pigment : OCHER
59. Shower gift : IRON
60. State : AVER
61. Wide-awake : ALERT
62. Raison d'___ : ETRE
63. Meets a bet : SEES
64. Co-creator of "The Flintstones" : HANNA
65. Unit of force : DYNE
1. Zodiacal sign : CRAB
2. Christmas-play prop : HALO
3. Adored one : IDOL
4. Like; fancy : COTTONTO
5. Terrify : SCARE
6. Massenet opera : MANON
7. Jack of TV's "Easy Street" : ELAM
8. Landed : ALIT
9. Foolhardy : RASH
10. Refuge : HARBOR
11. Glorify : EXALT
12. Song-and-dance show : REVUE
13. Extort money from : BLEED
21. Monogram of "The Conning Tower" man : FPA
22. LuPone role : EVITA
25. Family group : CLAN
26. "Now Is the ___," 1946 song : HOUR
27. Smidgen : IOTA
28. Different slant : TWIST
29. Suffix with resist : ANCE
30. First-row chessman : PAWN
32. Have the nerve : DARE
33. Mayberry's town tippler : OTIS
34. Chan's expression : AHSO
35. Deejay's disk : DEMO
36. Phooey! : DRAT
38. Organized walk : MARCH
39. Like bricks or raisins : SUNDRIED
43. Coronas, e.g. : CIGARS
44. Bracketed word : SIC
45. Reference book : ATLAS
46. Italian white wine : SOAVE
47. Blender button : PUREE
48. Rear end : STERN
49. Torso trunk : AORTA
51. Ham's father : NOAH
52. Kareem's alma mater : UCLA
53. Next in order of place : THEN
54. Pseudoesthetic : ARTY
55. Some "Hee Haw" humor : CORN
56. Spot for baby-dangling : KNEE

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