New York Times, Wednesday, January 23, 1991

Author: Virginia Butler
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.89, Missing: { J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.64)
Open Squares: 61, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 10, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Commercials : ADS
4. Unfermented grape juice : STUM
8. Altercation : BRAWL
13. Inst. in Cambridge : MIT
14. Classy : TONY
15. Weird : EERIE
16. Fruit of the apple family : POME
17. "Think nothing ___" : OFIT
18. Monads : ATOMS
19. Choicest; best : CREAMOFTHECROP
22. Rip to pieces : TEARUP
23. Greek letter : CHI
24. Morse-code word : DIT
25. Items for table setters : PLACEMATS
31. Clear, fresh air : OZONE
33. Queues : LINES
34. Princess's sleeping problem : PEA
35. Loaf : LAZE
36. Godfrey instrument : UKE
37. Rugged rock : CRAG
38. Donkey, in Nice : ANE
39. Luce subject : WOMEN
41. ___ Vance, fictional sleuth : PHILO
42. Refined emotion : SENTIMENT
44. Kind of can or cloth : OIL
45. ___ Johnson, explorer : OSA
46. A ___ sheep's clothing : WOLFIN
49. Saroyan play, with "The" : TIMEOFYOURLIFE
54. Palindromic title : MADAM
55. King or producer : LEAR
56. Crocus, e.g. : IRID
57. Sharp mountain ridge : ARETE
58. Pismires : ANTS
59. Id ___ (that is) : EST
60. Defective car : LEMON
61. Attention getter : PSST
62. Some coll. linemen : RTS
1. Love, in Milano : AMORE
2. Readily available : DIMEADOZEN
3. Candlemaker's need : STEARINE
4. Condescend : STOOP
5. British dandy : TOFF
6. United whole : UNIT
7. Tale about Eros, e.g. : MYTH
8. Jones, Pebble, etc : BEACHES
9. Adorn again : RETRIM
10. Buck chaser : AROO
11. Ineffective one : WIMP
12. "___ Girls," Kelly movie : LES
16. One-hundredth part: Abbr. : PCT
20. Silent : MUTE
21. "___ homo" : ECCE
25. Feather : PLUME
26. Compare : LIKEN
27. As to : ANENT
28. Fun date : APRILFIRST
29. River duck : TEAL
30. Starchy food : SAGO
31. Waves, to Pedro : OLAS
32. Grey of the westerns : ZANE
37. Not so warm : CHILLIER
39. Epiphany trio : WISEMEN
40. Hawaiian thrush : OMAO
41. "Alas! ___ Yorick" : POOR
43. Source of a sauce : TOMATO
46. Sausage : WURST
47. "___ Tuesday . . . ": 1969 film : IFITS
48. Sparks or Beatty : NED
49. Leguminous plant : TARE
50. The same, to Seneca : IDEM
51. Hullabaloo : FLAP
52. Cravings : YENS
53. Feed-bag fillers : OATS
54. ___ de mer (cruise blues) : MAL

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