New York Times, Thursday, September 9, 1993

Author: Roger H. Courtney
Editor: Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 13, XRef: 2
Roger H. Courtney has 10 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Mossy fuel : PEAT
5. Gas : VAPOR
10. Stable diet : OATS
14. Cough up for the kitty : ANTE
15. Kipling's "___ of Morals" : ACODE
16. Europe-Asia boundary range : URAL
17. What 54 Across often do : COUNTSHEEP
19. Native Costa Rican : TICO
20. Einstein and Finney : ALBERTS
21. Distribute anew : REALLOT
23. ___ du pays (homesickness) : MAL
24. Hoard : AMASS
25. Legendary Irving locale : SLEEPYHOLLOW
31. Halves and quarters : COINS
32. Princely Muslim : EMEER
33. Course beginner : DIS
36. "I ___ Got Nobody," 1916 song : AINT
37. Close by, long ago : ANEAR
38. Baking ___ : SODA
39. M.D.'s assts. : RNS
40. Bright glows in the sky, Down East : GLINS
41. He sometimes holds the bag : PIPER
42. Makes quite a racket : WAKESTHEDEAD
44. "I ___ Song Comin' On" : FEELA
46. Sooner than : ERE
47. Loser to Reagan: 1984 : MONDALE
49. Off one's ___ (loco) : TROLLEY
53. "To ___ and a bone...": Kipling : ARAG
54. Some night owls : INSOMNIACS
56. Chess call : MATE
57. ___ Rae, Sally Field role : NORMA
58. Finicky : NICE
59. Watched with interest : EYED
60. City NNE of Düsseldorf : ESSEN
61. River of Hesse : EDER
1. Spotted cavy : PACA
2. Organic compound : ENOL
3. Swift's "The Tale of ___" : ATUB
4. Flat building : TENEMENT
5. To a great degree : VASTLY
6. Ughs in Ulm : ACHS
7. Poet expelled from West Point : POE
8. Frankfurt's river : ODER
9. One who rescinds : REPEALER
10. Jesse James, e.g. : OUTLAW
11. Seed appendages : ARILS
12. Tijuana treats : TACOS
13. Coin swallower : SLOT
18. Pitfalls : TRAPS
22. Cupid : AMOR
25. Rocky cliff : SCAR
26. Cut of meat : LOIN
27. One, in Bonn : EINS
28. Hollywood kept her on ice : HENIE
29. Signs of seers : OMENS
30. Part of L.C.D. : LEAST
33. Dimwit : DOPE
34. Product of cerebration : IDEA
35. Variety of chalcedony : SARD
37. Type of battery : ALKALINE
38. Bench an athlete : SIDELINE
40. Festive : GALA
41. Evita ___ : PERON
42. Crammed : WEDGED
43. George ___ (Babe) Ruth : HERMAN
44. Raid : FORAY
45. Related on mother's side : ENATE
47. Russell role : MAME
48. A grandson of Adam : ENOS
49. Unabridged dictionary, e.g. : TOME
50. ___ out (arranged) : LAID
51. ___ homo : ECCE
52. North Sea feeder via Belgium : YSER
55. Grads-to-be : SRS

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