New York Times, Monday, October 14, 1991

Author: Barbara J. Weakley
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0
Barbara J. Weakley has 19 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Mendacious : FALSE
6. Formal party : BALL
10. Be a tattler : BLAB
14. Bay window : ORIEL
15. Potpourri : OLIO
16. City NNE of Lake Tahoe : RENO
17. Frighten : ALARM
18. Diving birds : AUKS
19. Something to feel : OATS
20. Name for a chair or a cat : MORRIS
22. Precise : METHODIC
24. Basra native : ARAB
26. Caviar source : SHAD
27. Musical compositions : CANTATAS
31. Puts into office : ELECTS
35. Sheltered, at sea : ALEE
36. Prefix with pose or view : INTER
38. Actress Perlman : RHEA
39. Rumpus : ROW
40. Captures : NAILS
41. Wayside retreat : INN
42. Draft status : ONEA
44. Islamic deity : ALLAH
45. "___ Three Lives" : ILED
46. Alf's homeland : MELMAC
48. Immortality : ETERNITY
50. Hand-lotion additive : ALOE
52. Dickens heavy : HEEP
53. Grasping ones : BUZZARDS
57. This can be hard or soft : PALATE
61. Others, to Ovid : ALII
62. French city : NICE
64. Relish : SAVOR
65. Privy to : INON
66. Verve : ELAN
67. The bounding main : OCEAN
68. Sharp flavor : TANG
69. Tear : REND
70. Modern-day drips : NERDS
1. Lather : FOAM
2. Woody's boy : ARLO
3. Prevaricator : LIAR
4. Notched : SERRATE
5. Where Twain is buried : ELMIRA
6. Anaconda : BOA
7. Grad : ALUM
8. Takes a shine to : LIKES
9. What Little Bo-peep did : LOSTHERSHEEP
10. Incubator : BROODER
11. Conduct : LEAD
12. Con : ANTI
13. Type of pear : BOSC
21. What Little Jack Horner did : SATINACORNER
23. Actor Holbrook : HAL
25. Insipid; twice-told : BANAL
27. Rebound : CAROM
28. Like an eremite : ALONE
29. Stairway post : NEWEL
30. Steps over a fence : STILE
32. Cook-off concoction : CHILI
33. Dogma : TENET
34. Annie's canine friend : SANDY
37. Israeli port : ELATH
43. One kind of grace : AMAZING
45. Properly situated : INPLACE
47. The Heart of Dixie: Abbr. : ALA
49. Think logically : REASON
51. Roman magistrate : EDILE
53. Decoy : BAIT
54. Radius's neighbor : ULNA
55. Celebrated hill in Jerusalem : ZION
56. CAT, for one : SCAN
58. State with assurance : AVER
59. Contemptible one : TOAD
60. Sea birds : ERNS
63. Finish : END

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