New York Times, Saturday, September 28, 1991

Author: Louis Sabin
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.29, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 56, Cheaters: 14, FITB: 2, XRef: 0
Lou Sabin has 81 pre-Shortz puzzles and 29 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. A "Gunga Din" star : JAFFE
6. Blessing closing : AMEN
10. Mulligatawny holder : TUREEN
11. Woolly : LANATE
14. "No Strings" composer-lyricist : RODGERS
15. Twinkling : INSTANT
17. Early wine vessel : AMA
18. Defy customs : SMUGGLE
20. ___ Wood of boating fame : GAR
21. O. Henry slept here : JAIL
23. Dramatic device : IRONY
24. Newsom or Rockefeller : BOBO
25. Mixed up : ATSEA
27. French pronoun : ILS
28. Singing Simon : CARLY
29. Roots : HOMELAND
31. DEF's on some phones : THREES
32. Parlor piece : WINGCHAIR
34. Whole : INTACT
37. Severe scull sessions? : OARDEALS
41. "The Wreck of the Mary ___" : DEARE
42. Evergreen : FIR
43. Actress Terry : ELLEN
44. Afford : LEND
45. French legislative body : SENAT
47. Golf's Ballesteros : SEVE
48. Baseball's Roush : EDD
49. Harold the candidate : STASSEN
51. Arikara : REE
52. A leatherworker : SLEEKER
54. More courageous : STOUTER
56. Domain : EMPIRE
57. Obliterates : ERASES
58. Copied : APED
59. Leyte neighbor : SAMAR
1. A monotheistic religion : JUDAISM
2. Bol. neighbor : ARG
3. Charges : FEES
4. Physicist's unit of length : FERMI
5. Guarantor's activity : ENSURING
6. Uses a trammel : ALIGNS
7. Bold and brave : MANLY
8. Otherwise, to Angus : ENSE
9. Cole or Pendleton : NAT
10. Spanish-rice ingredient : TOMATO
12. Bengali poet: 1861-1941 : TAGORE
13. Give authority to : ENABLE
14. Hornsby's sobriquet : RAJAH
16. An ancient city and a modern one : TROYS
19. Valuable eagles : GOLDCOINS
22. Nautical direction : LEEWARD
24. Tuns : BARRELS
26. Dodgson heroine : ALICE
28. Reprimand : CHIDE
30. Formicary dweller : ANT
31. Dick Deadeye, e.g. : TAR
33. Vexes : HARASSES
34. Loafs : IDLES
35. Ride : NEEDLE
36. Two-seater : TANDEM
38. More watchful : ALERTER
39. Some receptions : LEVEES
40. Cynic's look : SNEER
42. Redoubtable : FEARED
45. Cubic measure : STERE
46. Pet fish : TETRA
49. Bypass : SKIP
50. Language specialist Chomsky : NOAM
53. Govt. agency : EPA
55. U.N. member : USA

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