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, Thursday, November 21, 1991

Author:
Ronald C. Hirschfeld
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q U W }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Ronald C. Hirschfeld has 25 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
M
2
A
3
G
4
I
5
C
6
S
7
A
8
F
9
E
10
D
11
A
12
R
13
I
C
O
N
O
14
O
M
A
R
15
D
A
R
E
16
S
A
L
E
M
17
F
O
X
G
18
L
O
V
E
S
19
O
D
D
20
F
21
A
I
R
22
A
M
I
N
E
23
E
24
L
I
Z
A
25
H
26
A
B
I
T
A
T
27
B
28
O
N
I
T
O
29
E
A
T
E
N
30
A
P
R
E
S
31
A
N
G
E
L
I
32
C
33
A
34
S
35
S
R
O
36
S
E
T
I
N
37
A
L
P
38
H
Y
D
39
R
40
A
N
G
E
A
41
T
42
O
R
T
E
43
O
N
A
I
R
44
C
A
N
N
A
E
45
G
46
O
47
S
S
I
P
S
48
P
I
N
T
A
49
E
R
A
T
O
50
C
A
S
A
51
T
52
E
53
A
54
L
A
V
E
N
55
D
56
E
R
S
57
G
58
A
I
N
S
59
I
T
E
R
60
S
L
O
T
61
E
N
O
C
H
62
D
E
R
63
M
I
C
A
64
R
A
N
E
E
© 1991, The New York TimesNo. 15,353
Across
1
Arlen's old black art? : MAGIC
6
Riskless : SAFE
10
___ es Salaam : DAR
13
Image: Comb. form : ICONO
14
Netman Camporese : OMAR
15
Bell the cat : DARE
16
Capital of Ore. : SALEM
17
Paw pamperers for Reynard in the garden? : FOXGLOVES
19
Strange : ODD
20
"My ___ Lady" : FAIR
22
Ammonia derivative : AMINE
23
Stowe's ice crosser : ELIZA
25
Native environment : HABITAT
27
Frigate mackerel's kin : BONITO
29
Consumed : EATEN
30
___-ski : APRES
31
Plants of the parsley family : ANGELICAS
35
Hit sign : SRO
36
Kind of sleeve : SETIN
37
Jungfrau, e.g. : ALP
38
Shrub of the saxifrage family : HYDRANGEA
41
Rich cake : TORTE
43
How winners walk? : ONAIR
44
Where Hannibal defeated the Romans: 216 B.C. : CANNAE
45
Newsmongers : GOSSIPS
48
Famed caravel : PINTA
49
Muse of poetry : ERATO
50
Soprano Lisa Della ___ : CASA
51
Hyson or oopak : TEA
54
Pale purple flowers : LAVENDERS
57
Capital ___ tax : GAINS
59
Road to ancient Rome : ITER
60
Kind of back, in football : SLOT
61
Methuselah's father : ENOCH
62
Berg's "___ Wein" : DER
63
Muscovite : MICA
64
Indian princess : RANEE
Down
1
Hatred: Comb. form : MISO
2
Part of U.S.M.A. : ACAD
3
Auric wand in the garden? : GOLDENROD
4
Suffix with serpent : INE
5
Candied fruits : COMFITS
6
Capital of Bulgaria : SOFIA
7
Cupid : AMOR
8
Modern office machine : FAX
9
Unit of work : ERG
10
Ship's crane : DAVIT
11
Bradley Center, in Milwaukee : ARENA
12
Alley button : RESET
15
Anno ___ : DOMINI
18
Tag : LABEL
21
Kind of dye : AZO
24
Golf ball's position : LIE
25
___ Sophia, church built by Justinian : HAGIA
26
Solar disk : ATEN
27
Shindig : BASH
28
Grand Ole ___ : OPRY
29
Record : ENTER
31
Sponsorship : AEGIS
32
Variety of clove pink : CARNATION
33
Utah ski resort : ALTA
34
Graf ___ : SPEE
36
Easy task : SNAP
39
Roll : ROSTER
40
Negatively charged atom : ANION
41
Passerine bird : TANAGER
42
Prov. in Canada : ONT
44
On this side of: Prefix : CIS
45
Frozen : GELID
46
Speechify : ORATE
47
Magpie or pack rat : SAVER
48
Shells or elbows : PASTA
50
Gator's cousin : CROC
52
Suffix with infer : ENCE
53
Davis Cup figure : ASHE
55
Mil. decoration : DSM
56
Yalie : ELI
58
Collection of anecdotes : ANA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

|