New York Times, Saturday, January 18, 1992

Author: Michael A. Rampino
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.17, Missing: { F J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 244 (avg 1.31)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 1, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Polemic : DEBATE
7. Less cordial : ICIER
12. Woody Allen film : BANANAS
13. Anchored : MOORED
15. Trammels : ENTRAPS
16. Pennons : BANNERS
18. Shangri-Las : EDENS
19. Hebrew month : ELUL
21. Cervine trail : SLOT
22. Cans : TINS
23. Blade of yore : SNEE
24. Large ratite : EMU
25. Chartered : LET
26. Decennium : DECADE
28. Stowe book : DRED
29. Anchorites : EREMITES
31. Vitreous : GLASSY
33. Disposal's dinner : ORTS
34. Pawn : TOOL
35. Witchcraft goddess : HECATE
38. Most lustrous : SHINIEST
42. Algerian city : ORAN
43. Peace : REPOSE
45. A daughter of Zeus : ATE
46. Word from Marceau : MOT
47. Boor : LOUT
48. Cartoonist Drake : STAN
49. Mild, yellow cheese : EDAM
51. Pochettes : KITS
52. Gaiters : SPATS
53. Connate : RELATED
55. Neighborly : AMIABLE
57. Evening gathering : SOIREE
58. Chow-mein ingredients : NOODLES
59. ___ Falls, N.Y. : GLENS
60. More impenetrable : DENSER
1. More foppish : DANDIER
2. International accord : ENTENTE
3. Bus garages : BARNS
4. Duck genus : ANAS
5. Gregory Hines film : TAP
6. Perfumes : ESSENCES
7. Permeated : IMBUED
8. Fossil fuel : COAL
9. Suffix for elect : ION
10. Osprey relatives : ERNS
11. Anglers, at times : REELERS
12. Scarab, e.g. : BEETLE
14. Hippo chasers : DROMES
17. Étude : STUDY
20. Meadows : LEAS
23. Irish dog : SETTER
26. Gossip : DIRT
27. Sir Willoughby Patterne, e.g. : EGOIST
28. Spanish painter : DALI
30. Deplore : MOAN
32. Unattached : LONE
34. Millenary : THOUSAND
35. A Simpson : HOMER
36. Wastes away : ERODES
37. Register : CATALOG
38. Macula : SPOT
39. Esculent : EATABLE
40. Noted hotelier : STATLER
41. Stiffens : TENSES
44. Ignores : ELIDES
48. Planes of W.W. I : SPADS
50. Camelot wear : MAIL
51. Acute : KEEN
52. Capital of Valais : SION
54. Uno plus due : TRE
56. Singer Bandy : MOE

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