New York Times, Thursday, October 27, 1988

Author:Reginald L. Johnson
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { B H J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 254 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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Across Down
1. Updike's "The ___ Door" : SAME
5. Makes a deposit : ADDS
9. ___ a beet : REDAS
14. Pitchers' stats : ERAS
15. First; chief: Comb. form : PROT
16. Soap plant : AMOLE
17. Gay cadence : LILT
18. Glass panel : PANE
19. Canadian fliers : GEESE
20. Golden ___ : FLEECEGATEORROD
23. Spanish article : LAS
24. Kisser : MUG
25. East Indian sailor : LASCAR
29. Objects : PROTESTS
34. "Or lend ___ to Plato . . . ": Tennyson : ANEAR
35. County center : SEAT
36. Jackie's second : ARI
37. Silver ___ : DOLLARWAREORFOX
41. Building wing : ELL
42. Relaxation : EASE
43. Kitchen utensil : SIEVE
44. Devoid of inhabitants : DESOLATE
47. Makes a goal : SCORES
48. Thus, to Virgil : SIC
49. School org. : PTA
50. Tin ___ : PLATETYPEORFOIL
59. Radiotelephony term : ROGER
60. Spoken : ORAL
61. Against : ANTI
62. Indian, e.g. : OCEAN
63. Play part : ROLE
64. Examine : SCAN
65. Approach sideways : SIDLE
66. First sin site : EDEN
67. Kind of vision : TELE
1. Addressed or control preceder : SELF
2. Integument : ARIL
3. Stallion, e.g. : MALE
4. East, to Juan : ESTE
5. Loom up : APPEAR
6. Pulls along : DRAGS
7. Lisbon lady : DONA
8. Word on a proof : STET
9. A stew : RAGOUT
10. Come out : EMERGE
11. Busy one : DOER
12. As well : ALSO
13. Rank a netman : SEED
21. Mrs. Schumann : CLARA
22. Speak theatrically : EMOTE
25. Put on cargo : LADED
26. Tropical lizard : ANOLE
27. Joins the bears : SELLS
28. Golfer Peete : CAL
29. "___-porridge hot . . . " : PEASE
30. Order to a chef : RARE
31. Less hazardous : SAFER
32. Rich find : TROVE
33. N.H.L. teams : SIXES
35. Hit a fly : SWAT
38. Respond to : REACT
39. Wilde or Levant : OSCAR
40. Branco or Bravo : RIO
45. Pertaining to bone : OSTEAL
46. Gothic re-enforcing rib : LIERNE
47. Purloined : STOLEN
49. Family name of American artists : PEALE
50. N.F.L. players : PROS
51. Places : LOCI
52. Matured : AGED
53. Olden times : YORE
54. Goad : PROD
55. Don't eat : FAST
56. Tale opener : ONCE
57. Emphatic type: Abbr. : ITAL
58. Occupation : LINE

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