Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska 

New York Times, Thursday, January 17, 1991

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 3
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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. The ___ of Avon : BARD
5. First-anniversary gift : PAPER
10. Parris Island, e.g. : BASE
14. Kin of an English horn : OBOE
15. Rebelled : AROSE
16. The Black Knights : ARMY
17. No so much : LESS
18. Takes a break : RESTS
19. Womanizer : ROUE
20. Operation since August 1990 : DESERTSHIELD
23. Auto pioneer's monogram : REO
24. Minstrel-show character : MRBONES
28. General who wrote "On to Berlin" : GAVIN
30. Simple melody : CAVATINA
31. Expert : MAVEN
32. Agrippina, to Nero : MATER
33. Jet-set problem : LAG
34. Was in the red : OWED
35. Tyro's "learning matter" : ROPES
36. Apple or pear : POME
37. Choreographer Lubovitch : LAR
38. Whales : CETES
39. Golfer Jacobsen : PETER
40. Tarnish : DISCOLOR
42. Type of truck : PANEL
43. Cynic : SNEERER
44. Kindled : LIT
45. United ___ (approvers of 20 Across) : ARABEMIRATES
51. "Gil ___" : BLAS
54. Money in Peru : SOLES
55. Celebration : GALA
56. Adjuvant : AIDE
57. Famed chairmaker : EAMES
58. Neighbor of 45 Across : OMAN
59. Action : DEED
60. Feed a furnace : STOKE
61. Zero : NONE
1. Forward; brazen : BOLD
2. Busy as ___ : ABEE
3. Diana from Detroit : ROSS
4. Merited : DESERVED
5. Dolly from Tenn. : PARTON
6. Athenian soldier's deity : ARES
7. Luxurious : POSH
8. Assesses; appraises : ESTIMATES
9. Extra forces in 20 Across : RESERVES
10. Actress from Paris : BARDOT
11. Nigerian native : ARO
12. T.C.U. rival : SMU
13. Hurricane's center : EYE
21. Control : REIN
22. Construction piece : LBAR
25. One of the Sudanese : NILOTE
26. Crown protector : ENAMEL
27. More perspicacious : SAGER
28. A nephew of King Arthur : GAWAIN
29. Unwilling : AVERSE
30. Frolic : CAPER
31. Gelatine devices : MOLDS
32. Vessel used by water-skiers : MOTORBOAT
35. Frees hostages : RELEASES
36. Busy place since August 1990 : PENTAGON
38. Ltr. writer : CORR
39. Poker holding : PAIR
41. Left off : CEASED
42. Fabric with a crinkled finish : PLISSE
46. Admiral Zumwalt Jr. : ELMO
47. Earth's inheritors : MEEK
48. "___ Shanter" : TAMO
49. Esprit de corps : ELAN
50. Rational : SANE
51. Not prudent : BAD
52. Prevaricate : LIE
53. Summer drink : ADE

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