New York Times, Monday, January 7, 1991

Author: Peter Swift
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
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1. Handle roughly : MAUL
5. Argentine politico : PERON
10. Haggard novel : SHE
13. Prefix with bus : OMNI
14. Stood up : AROSE
15. Oscillate : SWAY
16. Salad ingredient : WATERCRESS
18. Stack : PILE
19. Glistened : SHONE
20. Bears witness : ATTESTS
22. Family car : SEDAN
26. Killer whales : ORCS
27. Pismire : ANT
30. Attractive : CUTE
31. Germany's Third ___ : REICH
33. Emulate Willie Sutton : ROB
34. Succors : HELPS
36. Jezebel's husband : AHAB
38. Popular dessert : CHOCOLATEECLAIR
42. Put an edge on : HONE
43. Billow : SURGE
44. Road-map abbr. : RTE
45. ___ one's way (goes) : WENDS
48. Come close to : NEAR
49. "The butler ___ it" : DID
50. Dumbfound : STUN
51. Writer Gardner etal. : ERLES
53. Quiet place : RETREAT
56. Oahu greeting : ALOHA
60. Bailiwick : AREA
61. Breakfast item : CORNFLAKES
65. Small container for liquids : VIAL
66. Use a prie-dieu : KNEEL
67. Arduous journey : TREK
68. Printer's need : INK
69. Three score : SIXTY
70. Boobs : SAPS
1. Does lawn work : MOWS
2. Asian nursemaid : AMAH
3. Biblical preposition : UNTO
4. Legal claims : LIENS
5. Soft shoe : PAC
6. Misjudge : ERR
7. Caviar : ROE
8. Greek peak : OSSA
9. Wise old man : NESTOR
10. Variety of beet : SWISSCHARD
11. Drill sergeant's order : HALT
12. Potato buds : EYES
15. Kind of delivery : SPECIAL
17. Reverberate again : REECHO
21. Due follower : TRE
23. Fencer's bout : DUEL
24. Reference book : ATLAS
25. Roman god of the sea : NEPTUNE
27. Duke or bishop preceder : ARCH
28. Not at all : NOHOW
29. Meat dish : TBONESTEAK
32. West Indian nation : HAITI
35. More arid : SERER
37. Raised : BRED
39. Part of C.S.T. : CENTRAL
40. Equal, in Dijon : EGAL
41. See 61 Across : CEREAL
46. Payable on demand : DUE
47. Light meals : SNACKS
52. Thin wood strips : SLATS
53. Sitarist Shankar : RAVI
54. Hibernia : ERIN
55. Singer Tennille : TONI
57. Gumbo ingredient : OKRA
58. Dickens's Uriah ___ : HEEP
59. Invites : ASKS
62. Harrison or Stout : REX
63. Seine : NET
64. Fishing lure : FLY

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