Jim Page
Jim Page

New York Times, Monday, January 11, 1993

Author: Jim Page
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 4.72, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 14, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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Across Down
1. Drivel; twaddle (4) : BLAH
5. Frosh-rushing groups (5) : FRATS
10. Happy (4) : GLAD
14. Tops (4) : AONE
15. Attack (5) : RUNAT
16. Burt's mate (4) : LONI
17. Vehicle with skilike runners (10) : SNOWMOBILE
19. Teen's bane (4) : ACNE
20. Hair colorings (6) : HENNAS
21. Kind of needlework (7) : CROCHET
23. E.r.a and r.b.i. (5) : STATS
26. "The Sun Also ___" (5) : RISES
27. Judge's seat (4) : BANC
31. ___ tem (3) : PRO
32. Begone start (3) : WOE
33. Bread spread (4) : OLEO
34. Super Bowl M.V.P. Dawson (3) : LEN
35. Raid (6) : INROAD
39. "___ Dallas" (6) : STELLA
41. More aristocratic (6) : NOBLER
42. Thoroughly soaked (6) : SODDEN
43. Wrestling pad (3) : MAT
45. Baseball's Matty (4) : ALOU
46. Posed (3) : SAT
47. Pub drink (3) : ALE
48. Yin and ___ (4) : YANG
49. Leaves hurriedly (5) : SCATS
52. Hon kin (5) : DEARY
54. Laugh (7) : CHORTLE
56. Grosse ___, Mich. (6) : POINTE
61. Rhine tributary (4) : AARE
62. Pair skating's relative (10) : ICEDANCING
65. Gam or Hayworth (4) : RITA
66. Library device (5) : DATER
67. Aware of a hoax (4) : ONTO
68. Soho baby buggy (4) : PRAM
69. Well-groomed (5) : SLEEK
70. Good or great finish (4) : NESS
1. Shindig (4) : BASH
2. ___ Ranger (4) : LONE
3. At another time (4) : ANON
4. Cut down (4) : HEWN
5. Poet Robert's flower? (10) : FROSTPLANT
6. "___-a-dub-dub" (3) : RUB
7. Black cuckoo (3) : ANI
8. Bath powders (5) : TALCS
9. Gang windup (4) : STER
10. Alaska's ___ National Monument (10) : GLACIERBAY
11. Lomond and Fyne (5) : LOCHS
12. Year: Fr. (5) : ANNEE
13. Counts calories (5) : DIETS
18. Barker and Bell (3) : MAS
22. U. of Maine's site (5) : ORONO
24. "Chances ___," Mathis hit (3) : ARE
25. Many, many pounds (3) : TON
27. Office biggie (4) : BOSS
28. ___ sax (4) : ALTO
29. Requisite (4) : NEED
30. Britain's ___ Guards (10) : COLDSTREAM
32. Home of Rollins College (10) : WINTERPARK
36. Stewpot (4) : OLLA
37. Long time (4) : AEON
38. Narcotic (4) : DRUG
40. Smallest amount (5) : LEAST
43. West or Murray (3) : MAE
44. Pie ___ mode (3) : ALA
49. Steep slope (5) : SCARP
50. Rocking ___ (5) : CHAIR
51. Blood vessel (5) : AORTA
52. Transferred picture (5) : DECAL
53. Hither and ___ (3) : YON
55. Eyeball covers (4) : LIDS
57. Sacred image (4) : ICON
58. Cubs' number (4) : NINE
59. Explosives (4) : TNTS
60. Some are puffed up (4) : EGOS
63. Nice summer (3) : ETE
64. Sandra or Ruby (3) : DEE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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