New York Times, Wednesday, January 29, 1986

Author: McLloyd
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q X }, Scrabble score: 289 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
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© 1986, The New York Times
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1. Creator of Henry Higgins : SHAW
5. Homeric dog : ARGOS
10. Hit sign : SRO
13. Roosevelt biographer : LASH
14. Fragrant flower : LILAC
15. Hobnail : STUD
16. Alternative : ELSE
17. William ___, Fielding character : BOOTH
18. Peter of cartoon fame : ARNO
19. Second childhood : DOTAGE
21. "Maud Muller" poet : WHITTIER
23. Gamins : TADS
25. "Wake of the Ferry" painter : SLOAN
26. Obadiah Slope's creator : TROLLOPE
30. Netman Ivan and family : LENDLS
33. Flexible tubes : HOSES
34. Wood-trimming tools : ADZES
36. Cote cry : BAA
37. Ending for ascend and buoy : ANCY
38. Blake subject : TIGER
39. Part of speech : VERB
40. ___ Farange, Henry James character : IDA
41. "Olympia" painter : MANET
42. Danish comedian-pianist : BORGE
43. Bay's cousin : SORREL
45. Franny Glass's creator : SALINGER
47. Candle parts : WICKS
49. Swiss resort : SION
50. Barrie's "admirable" butler : CRICHTON
53. President of Mexico: 1946–52 : ALEMAN
57. Deserted wreck : HULK
58. City on the Allegheny : OLEAN
60. Present : GIVE
61. Partner of ends : ODDS
62. Actress Gibbs : MARLA
63. Monad : UNIT
64. Very small : WEE
65. Hurons' kin : ERIES
66. Koppel and Knight : TEDS
1. Bob follower : SLED
2. Aura of glory : HALO
3. Right-hand man: Abbr. : ASST
4. Poet Phillis ___: 1753?–84 : WHEATLEY
5. Whitish inner part of an orange's rind : ALBEDO
6. Ebro or Tagus : RIO
7. Shine brightly : GLOW
8. Pledges : OATHS
9. "Wilhelm Tell" author : SCHILLER
10. "The Shakespeare of Sweden" : STRINDBERG
11. Mystic writing : RUNE
12. Aroma : ODOR
15. Fallen angel : SATAN
20. Sal and others : GALS
22. Digits : TOES
24. Land of La Mancha : SPAIN
26. Anatole France book : THAIS
27. Concerto movement : RONDO
28. Dorian Gray's creator : OSCARWILDE
29. Moves gradually : EDGES
31. Above-average size : LARGE
32. Scimitar : SABER
35. Epsilon followers : ZETAS
38. "No use to ___": Housman : TALKTOME
39. "Cat's Cradle" author : VONNEGUT
41. Garage worker, for short : MECH
42. College subj. : BIOL
44. Haystacks : RICKS
46. Tropical climbers : LIANAS
48. Kind of energy : SOLAR
50. Military vittles : CHOW
51. Not polite : RUDE
52. St. Philip ___: 1515–95 : NERI
54. Lay a booby trap : MINE
55. Grabby : AVID
56. Court dividers : NETS
59. House or wife preceder : ALE

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