New York Times, Wednesday, September 29, 1993

Author: Dorothy Elliott
Editor: Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 4
Dorothy Elliott has 11 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Created : MADE
5. J.E.B. Stuart served it : CSA
8. Saharan "ship" : CAMEL
13. Image : ICON
14. Stopper : PLUG
15. Quickly : APACE
16. Residence of "Naughty Lady" of song : SHADYLANE
18. Android : ROBOT
19. Pipe-bowl material : COB
20. Where the wheels sit : DAIS
21. Mideast mainstay : OIL
22. Capt. Furillo's charge in the 1980's : HILLSTREETBLUES
28. Mars: Comb. form : AREO
29. Outline sharply : ETCH
30. Voiced : ORAL
31. Blackstone's field : LAW
34. Beer or coffee : BREW
36. King of Judah for 41 years : ASA
37. 18th-century song by Henry Carey : SALLYINOURALLEY
42. CCCV ÷ V : LXI
43. Isaac's eldest son : ESAU
44. ___ Lanka : SRI
45. Matty, Felipe or Jesus : ALOU
47. Slithery swimmers : EELS
49. Thin coating : FILM
53. Stop in "Monopoly" : TENNESSEEAVENUE
57. Sandwich ord. : BLT
58. Nosegay receptacle : VASE
59. TV adjunct : VCR
60. Unusual : NOVEL
63. Ed Dodd's outdoorsman : MARKTRAIL
65. Sheepish? : OVINE
66. Metals in the raw : ORES
67. Hawk of a sort : KITE
68. Tobacco and Boston Post : ROADS
69. Peculiar : ODD
70. Individuals : ONES
1. Violinist Elman : MISCHA
2. "Yuletide carols being sung by ___" : ACHOIR
3. Like a Seabee's assignment : DOABLE
4. Last word, at times : END
5. Trevor from N.Y.C. : CLAIRE
6. Swanson vehicle : SUNSETBOULEVARD
7. Ice or Iron : AGE
8. Lesser Antilles Indian : CARIB
9. Moon spacecraft : APOLLO
10. "The fairies' midwife": Shak. : MAB
11. Author Umberto ___ : ECO
12. Court call : LET
14. Town map : PLAT
17. Gridiron msts. : YDS
21. The rest : OTHERS
23. Take it easy : LOLL
24. Like unbleached linen in color : ECRU
25. Caspian feeder : URAL
26. Riley's kind of life : EASE
27. Overwhelm with humor : SLAY
32. Vote for : AYE
33. Most prudent : WISEST
35. Crimean or Boer : WAR
37. Louver : SLAT
38. Wheel bar : AXLE
39. Celebrity : LION
40. Renfrew refusals : NAES
41. Common sentence : LIFE
46. Relax : UNBEND
48. Scorched : SEARED
50. To no purpose : INVAIN
51. An acrylic resin : LUCITE
52. Haggard and Oberon : MERLES
54. French pronoun : ELLES
55. Wants to know : ASKS
56. Fido's doc : VET
60. Neighbor of Den. : NOR
61. Ab ___ (from the start) : OVO
62. ___ media (middle way) : VIA
63. Low : MOO
64. Studio bought by Desilu in 1953 : RKO

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