New York Times, Friday, October 5, 1990

Author: Patricia A. Cevaal
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
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1. Tread the boards : ACT
4. Tidal flood : EAGRE
9. Iota preceder : THETA
14. Japanese measure : CHO
15. Nursery-rhyme runaway : SPOON
16. Kind of flush : ROYAL
17. Street where Freddy preys : ELM
18. Saturn's largest moon : TITAN
19. Manifest : OVERT
20. Wed one much younger than oneself : ROBTHECRADLE
23. Implore : BESEECH
24. "___ Wants to Do Is Dance," 1985 song : ALLSHE
28. Get kudos for a small role : STEALTHESHOW
31. Photo finish : MATTE
34. Paris airport : ORLY
35. Somme summer : ETE
36. Toe the line : OBEY
37. "Star Wars" director : LUCAS
39. Seemann's milieu : MEER
40. First president of Gabon : MBA
41. Trollope's "___ Balatka" : NINA
42. Viscounts' superiors : EARLS
43. Reap great profits : MAKEAKILLING
47. Make certain : ASSURE
48. Recited the liturgy : INTONED
52. Attend without permission : CRASHTHEGATE
55. Eucalyptus feeder : KOALA
58. Grow toward evening : LATEN
59. French nobleman : DUC
60. Sit in on a class : AUDIT
61. Lifeless : INERT
62. "Well, ___ declare!" : IDO
63. Wall Street transaction : TRADE
64. Cole Porter song : PAREE
65. City south of Teheran : REY
1. Sour : ACERB
2. Daphnis's love : CHLOE
3. China's Ming ___ : TOMBS
4. Cultivator of beauty : ESTHETE
5. For each : APIECE
6. Comedy-suspense film: 1985 : GOTCHA
7. Sound from Leo : ROAR
8. Sicilian province : ENNA
9. "Desire," e.g. : TROLLEY
10. Shanties : HOVELS
11. Cyclops feature : EYE
12. Roofing material : TAR
13. Subst. : ALT
21. Waspish : TESTY
22. Actress Arlene and family : DAHLS
25. Diaphanous : SHEER
26. Waldorf or Plaza : HOTEL
27. Wide-mouthed pitchers : EWERS
29. Labor-union chapter : LOCAL
30. Refrain syllable : TRA
31. Toddler's word : MOMMA
32. An uncle of Mohammed : ABBAS
33. Trees used in shipbuilding : TEAKS
37. "___ Virgin," Madonna hit : LIKEA
38. Corn or cycle preceder : UNI
39. A grandson of Noah : MAGOG
41. Add commentary : NARRATE
42. Political agreement : ENTENTE
44. Ancient Greek mathematician : EUCLID
45. Kind of bug : LITTER
46. Belong naturally : INHERE
49. Zenith's opposite : NADIR
50. Practice composition : ETUDE
51. Lure : DECOY
53. Gaffe : SLIP
54. Mandlikova of tennis : HANA
55. "Krazy ___" : KAT
56. "___ Man in Havana," Greene novel : OUR
57. Ohio college locale : ADA

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