New York Times, Saturday, January 12, 1991

Author: Ronald C. Hirschfeld
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.31, Missing: { F Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Some cheese in Okla. oil center? : SALUT
6. "The ___ Soprano," Ionesco play : BALD
10. Air-rifle ammo : BBS
13. U.S. rocket stage : AGENA
14. Mars: Comb. form : AREO
15. In ___ (bogged down) : ARUT
17. Novelist Potok : CHAIM
18. Sulfur : BRIMSTONE
20. Rescues from fire in Nev. gambling city? : SALVAGES
22. Kind of weight or number : ATOMIC
23. A son of Aphrodite : EROS
24. Plant tendrils : CIRRI
25. Price and Bumbry : SOPRANI
28. Givers of T.L.C. : RNS
29. ___-Magnon : CRO
32. Musical buildups : CRESCENDOS
34. Slammer : JAIL
35. ". . . this world is all ___": E. E. Cummings : ALEAK
36. Loser to D.D.E. : AES
37. Part of a statue foundation : SOCLE
38. European blackbird : MERL
39. Fruit fly : DROSOPHILA
41. Harper Valley gp. : PTA
42. Male turkey : TOM
43. Harm, in Hamburg : SCHADEN
44. Billy and nanny : GOATS
46. Comparative conjunction : THAN
47. Egg foo yong, e.g. : OMELET
49. Analyze in Calif. port? : DIAGNOSE
53. Chess-tournament constraint : TIMELIMIT
55. Forty-___ : NINER
56. Tribe : CLAN
57. A pub. utility : ELEC
58. "___ Milk Wood," Dylan Thomas radio play : UNDER
59. Pismire : ANT
60. Impetuous : RASH
61. Repasts in Ore.'s capital? : MEALS
1. Pouches : SACS
2. Turkish title : AGHA
3. Loyal, in Lanark : LEAL
4. Catholic : UNIVERSAL
5. A larch : TAMARACK
6. Rodgers-Hart musical : BABESINARMS
7. Mus. adaptations : ARRS
8. Garland : LEI
9. Realms in Wis.'s capital? : DOMAINS
10. Ulan ___, Mongolia : BATOR
11. Halogenous compound : BROMICACID
12. African antelope : SUNI
16. Shamus : TEC
19. Orch. sections : STRS
21. "___ With the Wind" : GONE
24. Type of needlework : CROSSSTITCH
25. Scaramouch : SCAMP
26. Narrow architectural fillet : ORLET
27. John Burke, Irish genealogist : PEERAGEMAN
30. Moon valley : RILLE
31. City on the Allegheny : OLEAN
33. To God: Lat. : DEO
34. Characteristic of the Apostle John : JOHANNINE
37. Peat moss prized by gardeners : SPHAGNUM
39. Madder in Mich. city? : DOTTIER
40. Turkish weight: Var. : OCHA
42. Asian weight : TAEL
45. Odorous : OLENT
47. Stock gp. : OTC
48. "___ 18," Uris novel : MILA
49. Is left on base : DIES
50. Town N of Valencia : ONDA
51. Falconry term : SEEL
52. Sins : ERRS
54. Org. for language specialists : MLA

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