New York Times, Saturday, October 19, 1991

Author:Kevin Boyle
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 27, Avg Word Len: 5.50, Missing: { J Q V W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.30)
Open Squares: 96, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
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1. Things done : RESGESTAE
10. Hellkite : BEAST
15. Abrogation : ANNULMENT
16. Division of natural objects : ORDER
17. Pen and pencil salesman : STATIONER
18. Bouquet sans color : AROMA
19. Letters on a Polish ship : ORP
20. Eastern Orthodox spiritual adviser : STARETS
22. Browning's "___ Bratts" : NED
23. Precipitant : RASH
25. Brian of the Talking Heads : ENO
26. Prima ballerina : ETOILE
28. Venus' venous fluid : ICHOR
30. Turner or Louise : TINA
32. Adhibits : USES
33. Minute : ATOMIC
35. Terminal : DEPOT
37. Writer Baldrige : LETITIA
39. Gallimaufry : GOULASH
43. Kind of sports contract : NOCUT
45. Quinze et quinze : TRENTE
46. Member of the opposition : ANTI
49. Gr. resistance coalition : EDES
51. ___ Zagora (Bulgarian city) : STARA
52. Bellwether : LEADER
54. Brit. fliers : RAF
56. W.W. I plane : SPAD
57. Shaking like a leaf : ASP
58. Carlton in "Rhoda" : DOORMAN
61. "So was ___ joly whistle wel y-wet": Chaucer : HIR
62. Cippus : STELE
64. Ravage : DEPREDATE
66. What Allah revealed to Mohammed : KORAN
67. Upbeats : ANACRUSES
68. Upbeat : ARSIS
69. Aging : SENESCENT
1. Given to scratching the ground : RASORIAL
2. Performance amidst a performance : ENTRACTE
3. Photograph : SNAPSHOT
4. Based on instincts : GUT
5. Ancient Olympic games site : ELIS
6. Buffeted : SMOTE
7. Kind of farmer : TENANT
8. Using no fluid : ANEROID
9. To be, to Beaumarchais : ETRE
10. Rodomontade : BOAST
11. "The cautious seldom ___": Confucius : ERR
12. Dreamboat wrecked by a boar : ADONIS
13. Mother of Dionysus : SEMELE
14. Weather-affecting winds : TRADES
21. Kitchen whistler : TEAPOT
24. Certain primate : HOMINID
27. River mouths : OUTLETS
29. Spanish ceremony : RITO
31. Opp. of pos. : NEG
34. Tully : CICERO
36. Cather's "One of ___" : OURS
38. Acct. examiner : AUD
40. Stage in mitosis : ANAPHASE
41. Restrict, in a way : STRAITEN
42. Car-seat adjunct : HEADREST
44. Earthly : TERRENE
46. "America's Icebox" : ALASKA
47. Oldest Greek in the Trojan War : NESTOR
48. Gradual diminutions : TAPERS
50. Oriental vessel : SAMPAN
53. Noble British family : EDENS
55. Burlesque : FARCE
59. Concubines' confines : ODAS
60. Saul's uncle and grandfather : NERS
63. Minstrel's offering : LAI
65. Dax duke : DUC

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