New York Times, Thursday, October 20, 1988

Author: Mary S. Snyder
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { F J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 56, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 2
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Across Down
1. With 12 Across, old hymn : DIES
5. Merganser : SMEW
9. Race part : LAP
12. See 1 Across : IRAE
13. July 4 event : PARADE
16. Ratite bird : EMU
17. Refuge : NEST
18. Confused : ADDLED
19. Scull implement : OAR
20. Whenever : ANYTIME
22. Divided coin? : TWOBITS
24. Macho ones : HEMEN
25. Norwegian coin : ORE
27. Chutzpah : MOXIE
28. Grampus : ORC
29. Flies, mice, etc. : VERMIN
31. Sebaceous cysts : WENS
33. Water or river follower : BED
34. Capuan's country : ITALIA
38. "The ___ of St. Agnes" : EVE
39. Cloth for sheeting : PERCALE
41. King topper : ACE
42. Legendary horse : BAYARD
44. Muscle: Comb. form : EUS
45. Sights in Sedan : VUES
46. "___ everybody?" : DOESNT
48. Chinese dynasty : HAN
49. Overbearing : PROUD
52. Japanese statesman: 1841-1909 : ITO
53. Kind of ink : INDIA
56. Bill for a carpenter? : SAWBUCK
58. Augusta golf tournament : MASTERS
60. ___ in (weary) : ALL
61. Bow and Barton : CLARAS
63. Macaws : ARAS
64. Singer Peggy : LEE
65. Beliefs : TENETS
66. Actor Wilder : GENE
67. Rockies time: Abbr. : MST
68. Victim : GOAT
69. Redact : EDIT
1. A certain Shore : DINAH
2. Vernon's partner : IRENE
3. Inherited wealth? : EASYMONEY
4. Game dogs : SETTERS
5. G.I. ration : SPAM
6. Reconstructed : MADEOVER
7. Kind of shrew : ERD
8. Matthau or Scott : WALTER
9. German pope: 1049-54 : LEOIX
10. Fine fiddle : AMATI
11. Treasury : PURSE
14. Morning moisture : DEW
15. Descendant of Esau : EDOMITE
21. Business abbr. : INC
23. ___ fide : BONA
26. Russian coin? : REDCENT
30. Currency in Cyprus : MILS
31. Arachnid's ambush : WEB
32. Stowe tot : EVA
33. The Venerable ___ : BEDE
35. Cleaned filthy lucre? : LAUNDERED
36. Frozen water : ICE
37. Loser to D.D.E. : AES
39. Subject of a TV ad : PRODUCT
40. Robots : AUTOMATA
43. "Rub-___ . . . " : ADUB
45. Kind of point : VANTAGE
47. Former Chinese province : SIKANG
48. Towel word : HIS
49. Sacred song : PSALM
50. Chest rattles : RALES
51. Baby bird of prey : OWLET
54. Citizen of Jask : IRANI
55. Talent or wealth : ASSET
57. ___ Elum, city in Wash. : CLE
59. Vice prin. : ASST
62. Old car : REO

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