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, Monday, June 8, 1992

Author:
Sidney L. Robbins
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Sidney L. Robbins has 153 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
1
G
2
A
3
L
4
A
5
S
6
A
7
L
8
T
9
A
10
H
11
E
12
M
13
A
R
R
O
W
14
I
D
E
A
15
D
O
L
E
16
O
U
T
O
F
17
O
R
D
E
R
18
O
G
E
E
19
K
E
E
P
U
P
20
R
E
21
F
R
A
C
T
22
L
E
23
W
24
R
E
N
T
S
25
S
26
H
27
O
28
P
29
C
A
30
B
31
A
32
N
A
33
H
E
L
O
34
T
35
L
U
T
E
N
36
I
37
S
38
T
39
S
40
O
R
D
E
R
41
I
N
T
H
E
C
O
U
R
T
42
D
E
S
T
I
T
U
T
E
43
E
N
N
E
A
44
P
O
T
E
N
45
T
46
A
G
E
D
47
S
48
T
49
E
50
A
L
51
A
R
52
K
53
H
O
R
N
E
54
T
55
S
56
O
R
57
I
58
E
59
N
60
T
61
A
X
E
D
62
S
H
63
O
64
R
T
O
R
D
E
R
65
N
I
C
E
66
A
O
N
E
67
N
O
I
S
Y
68
A
C
T
S
69
R
O
A
D
70
A
N
T
S
© 1992, The New York TimesNo. 15,553

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
Festive : GALA
5
Season : SALT
9
Attention getter : AHEM
13
Hood's weapon : ARROW
14
Thought : IDEA
15
Senator from Kan. : DOLE
16
Not in good repair : OUTOFORDER
18
Molding : OGEE
19
Maintain : KEEPUP
20
What lenses do : REFRACT
22
Ayres or Lehr : LEW
24
Tears : RENTS
25
Mall unit : SHOP
29
Beach house : CABANA
33
Spartan serf : HELOT
35
Some minstrels : LUTENISTS
40
Bailiff's shout : ORDERINTHECOURT
42
Stone broke : DESTITUTE
43
Nine: Comb. form : ENNEA
44
Powerful : POTENT
46
Matured : AGED
47
Amazing bargain : STEAL
51
Noah's pride : ARK
53
Wasps : HORNETS
56
Famed express : ORIENT
61
Given the gate : AXED
62
Type of cook : SHORTORDER
65
Pleasant : NICE
66
Top-notch : AONE
67
Clamorous : NOISY
68
Book of the Bible : ACTS
69
What hobos hit : ROAD
70
Intruders in the dust : ANTS
Down
1
Shiver : GRUE
2
Comic Johnson : ARTE
3
Picot feature : LOOP
4
Appalling : AWFUL
5
Title Noël Coward held : SIR
6
Supplement : ADD
7
Salacious look : LEER
8
Darnel : TARE
9
Worship : ADORE
10
Golfer Ben : HOGAN
11
Vote into office : ELECT
12
School competitions : MEETS
13
Super-perfect : AOK
17
Cartel since 1960 : OPEC
21
Latest country invaded by Disney : FRANCE
23
Frappe topper : WALNUT
25
Wearing sabots : SHOD
26
Present : HERE
27
Mobile lead-in? : OLDS
28
Keats or Yeats : POET
30
Mont. city : BUTTE
31
Greek goddess of wisdom : ATHENA
32
Roseanne Arnold, ___ Barr : NEE
34
Long hit at Shea : TRIPLE
36
College in New Rochelle : IONA
37
Kim Il ___, N. Korean President : SUNG
38
Banyan, e.g. : TREE
39
S. African village : STAD
41
Japanese statesman : ITO
45
Gait : TROT
47
Author Alexander : SHANA
48
Poisonous : TOXIC
49
Upright : ERECT
50
Aconcagua's range : ANDES
52
Icelandic coin : KRONA
54
Autocrat : TSAR
55
"Scat, chick!" : SHOO
57
Club for Couples : IRON
58
Make emendations : EDIT
59
Loch ___ Monster : NESS
60
Attempt : TRY
63
"Three Men ___ Horse" : ONA
64
Ashamed : RED

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 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.

|