New York Times, Tuesday, January 29, 1991

Author: Melvin Kenworthy
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Uses a divan : SITS
5. Indistinct : DIM
8. Poet translated by FitzGerald : OMAR
12. A social sci. : ECON
13. Quoted : CITED
15. Ruth or Herman : BABE
16. Actor Auberjonois : RENE
17. Daisy : OXEYE
18. Actress Lena of "Havana" : OLIN
19. Odd : UNEVEN
21. Brought to memory : RECALLED
23. The Brazilian Bombshell : MIRANDA
25. N.B.A. arbiter : REF
26. Excavates : DIGS
28. ___ Creed or Council : NICENE
33. "Ma, He's Making Eyes ___" : ATME
37. ___ culpa : MEA
38. Footprints : TRACES
39. Portfolio item : QUARTERLYREPORT
42. Concord : UNISON
43. Bossy's milieu : LEA
44. ___ gin fizz : SLOE
45. Nod : ASSENT
46. Inventor Linus: 1821-68 : YALE
48. Eye: Sp. : OJO
50. Fencing maneuver : RIPOSTE
55. Power unit : KILOWATT
60. Garden bloom : ZINNIA
61. First place : EDEN
62. Gulf of Lions feeder : RHONE
64. R.I. rebel in the 1840's : DORR
65. Nosegay : POSY
66. Darned : SEWED
67. Tuesday's appliance : IRON
68. Holm oak : ILEX
69. Q-U connector : RST
70. Hardy heroine : TESS
1. Antitoxin : SERUM
2. Boadicea was their queen : ICENI
3. Paint-company employee : TONER
4. lndy 500 winner: 1983 : SNEVA
5. Advice columnist Dorothy : DIX
6. Road for Romulus : ITER
7. Boston Marathon winner: 1983 : MEYER
8. Drachma part : OBOL
9. Group of shops : MALL
10. Rose lover onstage : ABIE
11. Tear : REND
13. Mustard containers : CONDIMENTJARS
14. Dispersed authority : DECENTRALIZED
20. Coda : END
22. Blazing : AFIRE
24. Antiquing device : AGER
27. Actress Struthers : SALLY
29. Balmoral and 55 Down : CAPS
30. Coll. subject : ECOL
31. Galba's predecessor : NERO
32. Princely Italian family : ESTE
33. Bluish-green shade : AQUA
34. Casks : TUNS
35. Months when Paris blooms : MAIS
36. Gaelic : ERSE
40. "Up ___," Al Smith's autobiography : TONOW
41. Decade unit : YEAR
47. Finial : EPI
49. Different : OTHER
51. Rumor: Fr : ONDIT
52. Night noise : SNORE
53. U.S. satellite : TIROS
54. Merits : EARNS
55. De Gaulle headgear : KEPI
56. Matinee ___ : IDOL
57. ___-majesté : LESE
58. Memento from a Mexican trip : ONYX
59. Pulls along : TOWS
63. Bird's target : NET

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