New York Times, Wednesday, January 15, 1992

Author:Wayne Hall-Eastman
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Spans: 2
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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Tirade : RANT
5. START concerns, informally : NUKES
10. Drift, as a scent : WAFT
14. Robert ___ : ELEE
15. Declaim : ORATE
16. Inter ___ : ALIA
17. M.L.K. biography by David Garrow : BEARINGTHECROSS
20. Gives the high sign : APPROVES
21. "Golden Boy" playwright : ODETS
22. Aye, in Arles : OUI
23. Choler : IRE
24. Roman way : ITER
27. Fathead : OAF
30. Aboveboard : HONEST
34. Dawn droplets : DEW
35. Muse of history : CLIO
36. Retort : ANSWER
37. Scottish uncle : EME
38. Replace a starter : RELIEVE
40. A sister of Zsa Zsa : EVA
41. Malice : SPLEEN
43. Libertine's look : LEER
44. Sport, for short : REC
45. Mexican indigene : TOLTEC
46. Reggae relative : SKA
47. Scotsman's since : SYNE
48. Suffix for block : ADE
49. Fish, in a way : DAP
51. Greek letter : OMEGA
54. Events for Manolete : CORRIDAS
59. What M.L.K. received in 1964 : NOBELPEACEPRIZE
62. Open : AJAR
63. Vocalist O'Day : ANITA
64. Love, to Ovid : AMOR
65. Not a whit : NONE
66. Lady : MADAM
67. Bulgarian currency : LEVA
1. Singer McEntire : REBA
2. City in NW Syria: Fr. : ALEP
3. Type of tide : NEAP
4. Hellion : TERROR
5. Philosophy preached by M.L.K. : NONVIOLENCE
6. Desire : URGE
7. Arabian shrubs : KATS
8. Old English letter : ETH
9. Bishopric : SEE
10. Guardians : WARDENS
11. Soap ingredient : ALOE
12. Stallone movie : FIST
13. Russian press agency : TASS
18. Chit : IOU
19. Medical examiner : CORONER
23. Memorable words from M.L.K. : IHAVEADREAM
24. That is, to Cato : IDEST
25. Conductor's concern : TEMPO
26. Star of 32 Down : EWELL
28. Afflict : AIL
29. Fencing weapons : FOILS
31. Room for pitchers : EWERY
32. "The ___Year Itch" : SEVEN
33. Outline : TRACE
35. Doctrinal : CREEDAL
39. Word heard by mice : EEK
42. Whatnot : ETAGERE
47. Shape of the Milky Way : SPIRAL
50. Famed Dadaist : ARP
51. A son of Judah : ONAN
52. Voodoo spell : MOJO
53. Israeli statesman : EBAN
54. Berber chieftain : CAID
55. One more than septi- : OCTA
56. Old novel price : DIME
57. Russian sea : AZOV
58. Antitoxins : SERA
60. Actress Dawber : PAM
61. Spanish queen : ENA

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