Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska 

New York Times, Monday, January 1, 1990

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 2, Spans: 1
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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Jezebel's deity : BAAL
5. Capers : ROMPS
10. Labyrinth : MAZE
14. County site of Sugarloaf Mountain : ELKO
15. Antarctic cape : ADARE
16. E.P.A. calls this a pesticide : ALAR
17. Did a Little job : APED
18. G. Burn's hot companion : CIGAR
19. Capital of Latvia : RIGA
20. Period fondly remembered now : THEGAYNINETIES
23. Less unreasonable : SANER
24. Gnarl : KNOT
25. ___ over a new leaf : TURN
29. Film cutter : EDITOR
33. Place where nobody stops on a dime : MINT
37. Elbow follower : ROOM
39. Juliet's emotion : AMORE
40. Difference between 20 and 57 Across : ONEHUNDREDYEARS
43. Celestial hunter : ORION
44. Another Jan. 1 delight (see 32 Down) : EASE
45. R.b.i., e.g. : STAT
46. Mislead : DELUDE
48. Part of concrete : SAND
50. Dispatched : SENT
52. "Sesame Street" grouch : OSCAR
57. Event on Jan. 1, 1990 : STARTOFADECADE
62. Bridge : SPAN
63. Fatuous : INANE
64. Solemnly declare : AVOW
65. " . . . bearded like the ___": Shak. : PARD
66. Isabel was one : REINA
67. Fen footing : MIRE
68. Fruit drinks : ADES
69. A component of liquor : ESTER
70. Present for a Me. lad : SLED
1. Defeats : BEATS
2. Beta predecessor : ALPHA
3. "Fits a dull fighter and ___ guest": Shak. : AKEEN
4. Elks congregate here : LODGE
5. Like James Bond : RACY
6. Valhalla V.I.P. : ODIN
7. Crèche characters : MAGI
8. Dido : PRANK
9. Calm : SERENE
10. Some Canadian provinces, with "The" : MARITIMES
11. "It's a Sin to Tell ___" : ALIE
12. Parts of slaloms : ZAGS
13. Epoch : ERA
21. Tate offering : ART
22. Tomorrow's preceder : TODAY
26. Samovar : URN
27. Took a taxi : RODE
28. Mrs. Helmer and Mrs. Charles : NORAS
30. Exactly : TOAT
31. Odd, in Ayr : ORRA
32. What workers enjoy on Jan. 1 : REST
33. Disposition : MOOD
34. Concerning : INRE
35. Diamond developed in Brooklyn : NEIL
36. How many assemble at Times Square on New Year's Eve? : THOUSANDS
38. Big butte : MESA
41. Beneath : UNDER
42. Retreat : DEN
47. All : ENTIRE
49. Bambi's mom : DOE
51. Inflections : TONES
53. Certain snow jobs : SCAMS
54. Carp : CAVIL
55. Emulate Gaspar : ADORE
56. Emulate Zsa Zsa : REWED
57. W.W. I plane : SPAD
58. Darnel : TARE
59. ___ accompli : FAIT
60. British queen or princess : ANNE
61. Expensive : DEAR
62. Health resort : SPA

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