It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Edge for best results.

New York Times, Friday, April 29, 1994

Author:
Randolph Ross
Editor:
Will Shortz
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
1105/12/19911/27/20190
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
49103151824
ScrabRebusCirclePangramPre‑WS
1.476002
Randolph Ross

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 33 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Ross. NYT links: Across Lite
1
M
2
A
3
S
4
O
5
N
6
I
7
C
8
T
9
A
10
L
11
O
12
N
13
S
14
I
N
A
R
U
S
H
15
P
I
G
I
R
O
N
16
A
T
L
A
N
T
A
17
E
R
E
M
I
T
E
18
S
H
O
T
S
19
G
20
A
T
O
R
B
O
W
L
21
M
E
N
E
22
S
A
L
T
S
23
L
I
L
24
A
R
G
25
D
A
L
A
I
26
A
27
B
E
T
S
28
S
A
29
T
E
L
L
I
T
30
E
D
I
S
H
31
O
N
O
32
T
U
T
33
F
34
L
Y
I
N
35
G
36
S
37
A
U
C
E
38
R
39
S
40
A
L
O
S
S
41
R
U
B
I
K
42
I
M
43
P
44
D
O
O
45
S
O
I
R
S
46
S
P
A
R
47
H
O
M
48
E
49
P
L
A
T
E
50
S
H
O
R
E
51
E
D
I
T
I
O
N
52
A
53
R
T
I
S
T
E
54
R
E
N
N
E
T
S
55
S
H
O
R
T
E
N
56
E
D
G
A
R
S
57
T
O
P
T
E
N
S
© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0429 ( 16,243 )

Support XWord Info today

Access this site for a full year:

  1. Select your level
  2. Choose how to pay

Learn about support levels.

$50 — Angel

Full access + download

$20 — Regular User

Full access, limited Finder

$10 — Casual User

Students & seniors
Across
1
_____ temple : MASONIC
8
Grippers : TALONS
14
Like the White Rabbit : INARUSH
15
Unrefined metal : PIGIRON
16
Hawk's home : ATLANTA
17
Benedictine, e.g. : EREMITE
18
Bar servings : SHOTS
19
December 31 event : GATORBOWL
21
Biblical writing on the wall : MENE
22
Seasons : SALTS
23
Diamond girl : LIL
24
Uru. neighbor : ARG
25
_____ Lama : DALAI
26
Supports : ABETS
28
Cable alternative : SATELLITEDISH
31
"Double Fantasy" singer : ONO
32
Bit of reproof : TUT
33
Tabloid topics : FLYINGSAUCERS
40
Throw for _____ : ALOSS
41
1980 fadmaker : RUBIK
42
Cutup : IMP
44
Pop hit "Da _____ Ron Ron" : DOO
45
Nice nights : SOIRS
46
Crystalline rock : SPAR
47
Diamond point : HOMEPLATE
50
Coast : SHORE
51
Version : EDITION
52
Not a run-of-the-mill entertainer : ARTISTE
54
Milk-curdling agents : RENNETS
55
Dock : SHORTEN
56
Awards for P. D. James : EDGARS
57
Letterman lists : TOPTENS
Down
1
Effluvium : MIASMA
2
Pollen bearers : ANTHERS
3
The original Miss Saigon : SALONGA
4
Speak to the Senate : ORATE
5
They have their orders : NUNS
6
Practitioner's suffix : IST
7
"12 Tribes" painter : CHAGALL
8
TV transmitter in space : TIROS
9
Cause of gray hair : AGER
10
Extension : LIMB
11
Camden Yards ennead : ORIOLES
12
Against : NOTWITH
13
Tackle box items : SNELLS
15
N.B.A. Hall of Famer Bob : PETTIT
20
Kyrgyz range : ALAI
22
Permanent place? : SALON
25
Patron saint of France : DENIS
26
"Wanna buy _____?" (old radio comedy line) : ADUCK
27
Snack : BITE
29
Robin Williams film : TOYS
30
Notions holders : ETUIS
33
Overwhelmed : FLOODED
34
On the horizon : LOOMING
35
Sounds of strain : GROANS
36
Prove acceptable to : SUIT
37
Bow to bow, perhaps : ABREAST
38
Comeback : RIPOSTE
39
Polish, with "up" : SMARTEN
40
Stick : ADHERE
43
Acts foppish : PREENS
45
Vegas equipment : SLOTS
46
Top : SHIRT
48
Lab vessel : ETNA
49
Landing : PIER
50
Red's signification : STOP
53
Sorority letter : RHO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

Found bugs or have suggestions?