New York Times, Monday, October 4, 1993

Author: Scott
Editor: Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.33)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Sinister : DARK
5. Gawks : GAPES
10. Khayyám or Bradley : OMAR
14. Spirit : ELAN
15. Previous to, old style : AFORE
16. Encore! : MORE
17. L.S.U. site : BATONROUGE
19. Sicilian resort : ENNA
20. Legator : TESTATOR
21. Soda-fountain order : MALTED
23. Waste allowance : TRET
24. Catch some Z's : SLEEP
25. Argyle maker : HOSIER
28. Long dozen : THIRTEEN
31. Europe-Asia boundary : URALS
32. Lieutenant, G.I. style : LOOEY
33. Virgo's predecessor : LEO
34. Risqué : RACY
35. Lethargic state : SOPOR
36. Wash : SILT
37. Initial: Abbr. : LTR
38. Diagonal spar : SPRIT
39. Former bull : STEER
40. Nautical distances : SEAMILES
42. Coyote State hub : PIERRE
43. Skimpy skirts : MINIS
44. Coxcomb : DUDE
45. Readied beforehand : PRESET
47. Without a heart? : CORELESS
51. Dispatched : SENT
52. Roger Williams founded it: 1636 : PROVIDENCE
54. Gratify : SATE
55. Loosens : EASES
56. Search about : ROOT
57. Tramped : TROD
58. Separate : APART
59. Concordes : SSTS
1. Liability : DEBT
2. Wings : ALAE
3. Stoolies : RATS
4. With complexity : KNOTTILY
5. Hose holder : GARTER
6. "...Watson, come! The game is ___" : AFOOT
7. Teem : POUR
8. Work unit : ERG
9. Better looking : SEEMLIER
10. Western or Spanish : OMELET
11. Vt. birthplace of Adm. Dewey : MONTPELIER
12. English composer : ARNE
13. Study palms : READ
18. Nasal passages : NARES
22. Ethereal : AERY
24. Spring sprout : SHOOT
25. Launches : HURLS
26. Declaim : ORATE
27. Western terminus of the pony express : SACRAMENTO
28. Sun hats : TOPIS
29. Sniggler : EELER
30. ___ Dame : NOTRE
32. Bodies of knowledge : LORES
35. Kind of soup : SPLITPEA
36. Four-time Super Bowl champs : STEELERS
38. ___ qua non : SINE
39. Supported : SIDED
41. Fogged up : MISTED
42. Strict traditionalist : PURIST
44. First State capital : DOVER
45. Attention getter : PSST
46. Aft : REAR
47. Pedro's thing : COSA
48. Seth's famous son : ENOS
49. Midlothian native : SCOT
50. Coteries : SETS
53. Rhythmic rhyming patter : RAP

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