New York Times, Saturday, October 28, 1989

Author: Kevin Boyle
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J K Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 4
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Across Down
1. Statutes : LAWS
5. Tibiae : SHINS
10. "Jaws" vessel : ORCA
14. Et ___ (and others) : ALII
15. Cereal disease : ERGOT
16. Smile expansively : BEAM
17. With sincere dedication : SINGLEHEARTEDLY
20. Suffragist Lucy : STONE
21. Ideas proposed as demonstrable truths : THEOREMS
22. Hand-over-hand swinger : APE
25. Brace : TWO
26. Equivoques; ambiguities: Fr. : DOUBLESENTENTES
35. Site of the Cyclopes' smithy : ETNA
36. Of a breathless condition : APNEAL
37. Edible tuber : OCA
38. Call ___ (stop) : AHALT
40. Ottoman official : AGA
41. Ivanhoe, e.g. : SAXON
43. "Fiasco" author : LEM
44. Mulish : ORNERY
47. Like Hickok : WILD
48. Certain confederations : TRIPLEALLIANCES
51. Biographer Winslow : OLA
52. French designer's inits. : YSL
53. Scatter : DISPERSE
58. Siouan language : OSAGE
63. Cachinnation : HOMERICLAUGHTER
66. "A foolish thing was but ___": Shak. : ATOY
67. Kind of drip : NASAL
68. Gudrun's husband : ATLI
69. Situation, in Stuttgart : LAGE
70. Eminent : GREAT
71. Calliope, e.g. : MUSE
1. Girl for Lauder : LASS
2. Landed upon : ALIT
3. Skid-Row resident : WINO
4. Indication : SIGN
5. Meet a bet : SEE
6. Brit. title of respect : HRH
7. "___ Around," 1964 Beach Boys hit : IGET
8. Famed animal handler : NOAH
9. ___ di mano (Italian handshake) : STRETTA
10. Actress Merle : OBERON
11. Counsel, old style : REDE
12. Storm's predecessor : CALM
13. Vanderbilt and Carter : AMYS
18. Faith on the Firth of Forth : LEAL
19. Objects thrown in defeat : TOWELS
23. Sweet or split chaser : PEA
24. ¿Donde esta Avila? : ESPANA
26. Passed out : DEALT
27. Contrary : OTHER
28. Delaware Indian : UNAMI
29. Palais social event : BAL
30. German writer Johann Jakob ___ : ENGEL
31. Almost : NEARLY
32. Kind of waste : TOXIC
33. Caen college : ECOLE
34. "___ of Iwo Jima," 1949 film : SANDS
39. Dog trained to entice ducks : TOLLER
42. Bristle : AWN
45. Bringing up baby : REARING
46. Group living in SW China : YIS
49. Faulkner's "embodiment of evil" character : POPEYE
50. Sleep like ___ : ALOG
53. Pigeon pea : DHAL
54. Theta's follower : IOTA
55. L.A. problem : SMOG
56. Raddle : SCAR
57. Differently : ELSE
59. Feign : SHAM
60. N. Pacific island : ATTU
61. Congeals : GELS
62. Part of HOMES : ERIE
64. Motorist's org. : AAA
65. Max. : ULT

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