New York Times, Friday, October 26, 1990

Author: William E. Heinemann
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Min Word Len: 4, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Boston ___ Orchestra : POPS
5. Laze under rays : BASK
9. Figures on a microcomputer screen : ICONS
14. Inland sea : ARAL
15. Cetacean : ORCA
16. Like hillbilly speech : NASAL
17. Farm sight : SILO
18. Approach : NEAR
19. Bowling unit : FRAME
20. Chief honcho : TOPBANANA
22. Lapsed : ERRED
23. Isolate : ENISLE
24. Neophyte : TYRO
26. Speck : ATOM
29. Key composition : ANTHEM
33. Uncompromising : STERN
37. Sticky situation : HOTPOTATO
39. Tittle : IOTA
40. ___-mémoires (summaries) : AIDES
41. Examination : ORAL
42. Infatuated with: Slang : NUTSABOUT
44. Winesap : APPLE
45. Commodity : STAPLE
46. Signet : SEAL
48. Sting : BITE
50. Appeared : SEEMED
55. Bewildered : ATSEA
58. Gossip medium : GRAPEVINE
61. Cultivates : REARS
62. Roué : RAKE
63. Vigor : ELAN
64. Framework : CADRE
65. Rocker Clapton : ERIC
66. Catches : NETS
67. Rolls in the aisles : SLAYS
68. Scenite's abode : TENT
69. Lineage : TREE
1. Rhinestone : PASTE
2. Hunter in the sky : ORION
3. Insect feelers : PALPI
4. Human pigs : SLOBS
5. Baby's wear : BONNET
6. Scope : AREA
7. Survey : SCAN
8. Jeweler's measure : KARAT
9. Dante subject : INFERNO
10. Redhead : CARROTTOP
11. To dare, in Durango : OSAR
12. Reputation : NAME
13. Luge, e.g. : SLED
21. Hale of "Gilligan's Island" : ALAN
25. Chatters : YAPS
27. River formed at Pittsburgh : OHIO
28. ___ operandi : MODUS
30. Trigon or clarsach : HARP
31. Et cetera's kin : ETAL
32. Spy : MOLE
33. Envy and pride : SINS
34. Tipster : TOUT
35. The Sundance Kid's gal : ETTA
36. Boo's cousin : RASPBERRY
38. ___-bêche (philately term) : TETE
40. Incite : ABET
43. Pseudonyms : ALIASES
44. Aweather's opposite : ALEE
47. Mien : ASPECT
49. Heron's relative : EGRET
51. Program listing : EVENT
52. Ryun, for one : MILER
53. Maternally related : ENATE
54. Populous : DENSE
55. Planetary paths : ARCS
56. Bluish duck : TEAL
57. Actress Thompson : SADA
59. Choice : RARE
60. Analogous : AKIN

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