New York Times, Tuesday, October 22, 1991

Author: Elio Desiderio
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { C Q X }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 12, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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Across Down
1. Essence : SOUL
5. Plucky : GAME
9. Vaccine name : SABIN
14. Pinta sister ship : NINA
15. Premed course : ANAT
16. Treasure ___ : TROVE
17. Mrs. Fitzwilliam Darcy : ELIZABETHBENNET
20. Narrates again : RETELLS
21. Sequences : SERIES
22. Arid : DRY
23. Head, to Jacques : TETE
25. River in Scotland : DEE
26. Morning hrs. : AMS
27. Alone : SOLO
29. Cleo's "executioner" : ASP
32. ___ Gay (famed plane) : ENOLA
35. ___-la-la : TRA
36. Woody's son : ARLO
37. Mrs. Ashley Wilkes : MELANIEHAMILTON
41. Noon, to Henri : MIDI
42. Sault ___ Marie : STE
43. Mean : NASTY
44. Tavern brew : ALE
45. Campus house, for short : FRAT
46. Flamingo and Tobacco: Abbr. : RDS
47. Entertainer Zadora : PIA
48. Needle case : ETUI
50. Actress Lupino : IDA
53. Vendor : DEALER
56. Marketplaces : RIALTOS
58. Mrs. Blake Carrington : KRYSTLEJENNINGS
60. Ah Sin's creator : HARTE
61. First-rate : AONE
62. Cupola : DOME
63. Turkish official : AMEER
64. Colorful Foxx : REDD
65. Clout : SWAT
1. Bergen's Mortimer : SNERD
2. Houston athlete : OILER
3. Solidarity : UNITY
4. Loll : LAZE
5. Septet on Hawthorne's house : GABLES
6. "___ of robins . . . " : ANEST
7. Doily : MAT
8. Ordinal-number suffixes : ETHS
9. Sound system : STEREO
10. He has a weaponless army : ARNIE
11. Kind of china : BONE
12. Burl ___ : IVES
13. Court divider : NET
18. "Nashville" director : ALTMAN
19. Confusion : BEDLAM
24. Art connoisseur : ESTHETE
26. Jai ___ : ALAI
28. "___ pro nobis" : ORA
29. Linkletter and Carney : ARTS
30. Keyhole : SLOT
31. ___ express : PONY
32. Mme. Bovary : EMMA
33. Simon or Diamond : NEIL
34. Ye ___ Tea Shoppe : OLDE
36. "Woe is me!" : ALAS
38. It has an Acre : ISRAEL
39. Greek vowel : ETA
40. Cree, e.g. : INDIAN
45. Strain : FILTER
46. Destroyed : RUINED
47. Cheap jewelry : PASTE
49. Drift : TREND
50. "See ___," Murrow TV show : ITNOW
51. Belief : DOGMA
52. Plus factor : ASSET
53. Small measure : DRAM
54. "Jane ___" : EYRE
55. Raise : REAR
57. Covers : LIDS
58. Nepalese native : KHA
59. DiMaggio or Medwick : JOE

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