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New York Times, Sunday, October 25, 1992

Author:Calista Luminati
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 73, Avg Word Len: 5.18, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 577 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 126, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 15, XRef: 0
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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Suffuse : BATHE
6. "Thine ___," Herbert song : ALONE
11. W. Paley presided here : CBS
14. Africa's largest city : CAIRO
19. Suffers : ACHES
20. Medium for Melville : NOVEL
21. "Right you ___!" : ARE
22. Summer forecast : HUMID
23. Basketball defense : PRESS
24. Shadow : TRAIL
25. Negative prefix : NON
26. Proverb : ADAGE
27. Buffet : TOSS
28. Halloween message from C. Moore? : TOALLAGOODFRIGHT
31. Musician ___ Kabibble : ISH
32. Auberge : INN
33. Color of a certain badge : RED
34. Tags for tying : AGLETS
35. Work with a wok : STIRFRY
38. Cemented : LUTED
41. A Manitoban : CREE
42. Alcoholic liquor : TIPPLE
43. Willow twig : WITHE
44. A First Lady's monogram : AER
45. Rest : NAP
48. Shakespearean Halloween play? : COMEDYOFTERRORS
52. Big lunk : BOZO
53. Agriculture agcy.: 1937-42 : FSA
54. Stage direction : ENTER
55. Sports off. : UMP
56. "___ Attraction" : FATAL
57. "The Herne's ___," Yeats play : EGG
59. Globule : BEAD
61. Ben Ezra, e.g. : RABBI
63. Limp : HOBBLE
64. Stadium sound : RAH
65. Temper : ANNEAL
67. Guitarist Flatt : LESTER
69. Verily : YEA
70. Put through the mill : GROUND
72. American philosopher: 1855-1916 : ROYCE
74. Resident of Belgrade : SERB
75. French spa : DAX
76. Obloquy : ABUSE
77. Part of a riel : SEN
78. Author Nin : ANAIS
80. She wrote "The Wisdom of Eve" : ORR
82. Honduran seaport : TELA
83. Children's Halloween game? : HIDEANDGOSHRIEK
87. McMahon and Murrow : EDS
88. Monastic title : DOM
89. Dutch genre painter : STEEN
90. Champlevé : INLAID
92. Jounce : BUMP
93. Hardanger or Sogne : FIORD
94. Lever on a loom : TREADLE
95. Galsworthy play: 1909 : STRIFE
98. Okhotsk, for one : SEA
99. Nile green : BOA
100. Pilatus, e.g. : ALP
101. Hepburn-Bogart Halloween film? : THEAFRICANSCREAM
106. Pierce, in a TV series : ALDA
107. "___, shine . . . ": Isa. 60:1 : ARISE
108. Arabic word for hill : TEL
109. Halloween headgear : HOODS
110. Blacksmith : SHOER
111. Message: "I acknowledge" : ROGER
112. Micraner, e.g. : ANT
113. Medieval helmet : ARMET
114. "Haystack at Giverny" painter : MONET
115. Inclines : TENDS
116. Science writer Willy ___ : LEY
117. Chews like a beaver : GNAWS
118. ___ Rock, Australian tourist attraction : AYERS
1. Charles Evans Hughes was one : BAPTIST
2. Certain word puzzle : ACROSTIC
3. Horror film based on a Porter novel? : THESHIPOFGHOULS
4. Dame Myra : HESS
5. Count follower : ESS
6. He bested Brutus : ANTONY
7. Navigation system : LORAN
8. Stadium shape : OVAL
9. Simon or Diamond : NEIL
10. Cinders of comics : ELLA
11. Used a birchbark : CANOED
12. Progeny : BROOD
13. Post : SEND
14. War horse : CHARGER
15. Pertaining to hearing : AUDILE
16. Simulacrum : IMAGE
17. A political position : RIGHT
18. "Golden Boy" playwright : ODETS
28. Far from fresh : TIRED
29. Feminist Germaine ___ : GREER
30. Cabby's customers : FARES
36. What tachometers rec. : RPMS
37. Fido's favorite plant? : FLEABANE
38. Cop : LIFT
39. In toto : UTTERLY
40. An Aegean island : THERA
41. Cavil : CARP
43. Was perplexed : WONDERED
45. Mystery book inspired by Matthew? : NOTBYDREADALONE
46. Shrub of the heath family : AZALEA
47. Crusader's weapon : POLEAX
49. Lamb : YEAN
50. Cartoonist Goldberg : RUBE
51. Oversight : OMISSION
52. "___ Ballads": W. S. Gilbert : BAB
56. Withheld : FORBORNE
57. Worker in a formicary : ERGATE
58. Habilitated : GARBED
60. Tip : END
62. Culinary appliance : BLENDER
63. "Leave ___ to heaven": Shak. : HER
66. Top-notch : AONE
68. Opera by d'Erlanger : TESS
71. "Born in the ___": Springsteen : USA
73. Poetry division : CANTO
77. Fool : SIMP
79. ___ P., Dickens character : AGED
81. ___ Dagh, Bulgarian range : RILA
83. Famed epicist : HOMER
84. Meccawee, for one : ASIAN
85. Ancient king of Tyre : HIRAM
86. American plover : KILLDEER
88. Links tyros : DUFFERS
91. Entrains : DEPARTS
92. Like Archie Bunker : BIASED
93. It's required of vassals : FEALTY
94. Skoal and cheers : TOASTS
95. Sprinter's concern : START
96. Pang : THROE
97. Predominate : REIGN
98. Set : SCENE
99. Wet, in a way : BEDEW
102. Slanted type: Abbr. : ITAL
103. Small cormorant : SHAG
104. Preserve : CORN
105. "Arrivederci ___" : ROMA
106. Gob's greeting : AHOY
110. Tiny, in Troon : SMA

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