New York Times, Saturday, January 21, 1989

Author: Kevin Boyle
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.49, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 94, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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© 1989, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sunday in le parc : DIMANCHE
9. Herbert Bayard ___, U.S. journalist : SWOPE
14. Captivated : ENAMORED
15. Force of 1588 : ARMADA
17. Fix up : RENOVATE
18. Legume-family plant : PEANUT
19. Sicilian seaport : MESSINA
20. Ship's boat : PINNACE
21. "The Sultan of Sulu" playwright : ADE
22. Uncanny : EERIE
24. Romance lang. : ITAL
25. Ornamental band : GADROON
27. Bristle: Comb. form : SETI
28. Kind of code or colony : PENAL
31. Slangy contractions : AINTS
33. First U.N. Secretary General : LIE
34. Where Travis was besieged : ALAMO
35. ___-nothing effort : ALLOR
37. Thrust : RAM
38. Vale between Ossa and Olympus : TEMPE
43. Wealth : MEANS
44. Not up : ABED
46. Talked vaingloriously : VAUNTED
48. Curative quantity : DOSE
49. Actor Robert from Toronto : URICH
50. Romanized Kubrick film : MMI
53. In an angry way : IRATELY
55. Watchman : LOOKOUT
58. Old World falcons : SAKERS
59. Mobcap : DORMEUSE
60. Forever, once : ETERNE
61. One who runs a smear campaign : ASPERSER
62. Snaky characters : ESSES
63. Acumen : KEENNESS
1. Layer of skin : DERMA
2. "___ You," Beatles song : INEED
3. Parsonage : MANSE
4. Shepherd-prophet : AMOS
5. ___ Sad, Yugoslav city : NOVI
6. Stretched to see : CRANED
7. Adventuress of a sort : HETAERA
8. Nigerian city : EDE
9. Wise : SAPIENT
10. English architect : WREN
11. Muscat natives : OMANIS
12. Cigar variety : PANATELLA
13. Pedagogy : EDUCATION
16. Workshops : ATELIERS
20. Nuclear particle : PION
23. Hugues Capet was one : ROI
25. Social visit, at sea : GAM
26. "Thanks ___!" : ALOT
28. Miltonic locale : PARADISE
29. Detailed : ELABORATE
30. People with identical given appellations : NAMESAKES
32. Corresponding : SAME
36. Pioneered : LED
39. Extracts forcibly : EVULSES
40. Contrary female? : MARY
41. Henry ___, last emperor of China : PUI
42. Girdle : ENCLOSE
45. Checks : DETERS
47. U.S. athlete: 1888-1953 : THORPE
50. Shiner : MOUSE
51. Ruminates : MUSES
52. Anatomical passageways : ITERS
54. One of the Haliaeetus genus : ERNE
56. Augury : OMEN
57. "Roberta" composer : KERN
59. Former U.S. terr. : DAK

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