New York Times, Monday, October 19, 1992

Author: Martha J. DeWitt
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J P Q Z }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. White House office : OVAL
5. Restoration of a sort, for short : REHAB
10. Kind of seaman : ABLE
14. City on the Dvina : RIGA
15. Foil pursuers : EVADE
16. Fault : FLAW
17. Voodoo : BLACKMAGIC
19. Clotho, for one : FATE
20. Moon goddess : SELENA
21. Plant of the leadwort family : STATICE
23. Purpose : END
25. Merry adventure : LARK
26. Give courage to : EMBOLDEN
31. Pantomimist : MUMMER
34. Landlord's sign : TOLET
35. Car parker : VALET
37. Tomahawk, e.g. : AXE
38. Mongolia's ___ Bator : ULAN
39. Knocked about : ROVED
40. Actual : TRUE
41. Last mo. : DEC
42. Credo : TENET
43. Sureties : BAILS
44. Glacial ridges : ESKARS
46. Educated : LITERATE
48. Soft cheese : BRIE
49. Nothing : NIL
50. Bathsheba's son : SOLOMON
53. Michener products : NOVELS
58. Wings: Lat. : ALAE
59. Poisonous arachnid : BLACKWIDOW
61. Née : BORN
62. Notorious W.W. II appeaser : LAVAL
63. Grandiose tale : SAGA
64. Yield : CEDE
65. Adversary : ENEMY
66. Kind of corner : AMEN
1. Eyes, to Milton : ORBS
2. Anagram for evil : VILE
3. "___ in Calico," 1946 song : AGAL
4. Kind of curtain : LACE
5. Send back : REMAND
6. Topsy's friend : EVA
7. Witches : HAGS
8. Mine entrance : ADIT
9. Like sloops on windless days : BECALMED
10. Verify : AFFIRM
11. Paddy wagon : BLACKMARIA
12. Recent : LATE
13. One of Bo-peep's charges : EWE
18. Genuflected : KNELT
22. Pulled tight : TAUT
24. Galsworthy's "A Man of ___" : DEVON
26. Musical study : ETUDE
27. Double agents : MOLES
28. Slate : BLACKBOARD
29. Wine: Comb. form : OEN
30. Kind of orange : NAVEL
32. Be jubilant : EXULT
33. Texas A.F.B. : REESE
36. Admit : LETIN
39. Look like : RESEMBLE
40. Roofing material : TAR
42. The Graces, e.g. : TRIO
43. Underneath : BELOW
45. Actress Dahl : ARLENE
47. Like a small bell : TINKLY
50. Kind of gin fizz : SLOE
51. Buck heroine : OLAN
52. Church part : NAVE
54. Passport addendum : VISA
55. City on the IJsselmeer : EDAM
56. Theater box : LOGE
57. Kind of dive : SWAN
58. Peter Jennings's network : ABC
60. Eccentric mechanism : CAM

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