New York Times, Wednesday, October 6, 1993

Author: Louis Sabin
Editor: Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.34, Missing: { H J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 60, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 2, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Frame : SETUP
6. Of a big town : URBAN
11. Meager : SPARSE
12. N.Z. natives : MAORIS
14. Merchant of warmth? : FURRIER
15. River duck : PINTAIL
17. ___ supra (as above) : UBI
18. Jolting : BUMPING
20. Dobbin turner : GEE
21. Streisand film: 1987 : NUTS
23. Arctic explorer : PEARY
24. "Fingal's ___": Mendelssohn : CAVE
25. Marathoner Waitz : GRETE
27. Rue Morgue killer : APE
28. Disclosed : BARED
29. Out-of-date : OBSOLETE
31. Swamp : MORASS
32. O'Neal-O'Neal film: 1973 : PAPERMOON
34. Tijuana break : SIESTA
37. England's central counties : MIDLANDS
41. Indulge in forensics : ARGUE
42. Accomplished : DID
43. Ballad of 1948 : AGAIN
44. Sticky stuff : GOOP
45. Pequod's crew : SALTS
47. Cup-and-saucer heater : ETNA
48. Diminutive social worker : ANT
49. Forms of elections : BALLOTS
51. Schoolyard game : TAG
52. First seducer : SERPENT
54. Seeger's old folk-singing group : WEAVERS
56. Gotham's Broadway area : RIALTO
57. City on the Loire : NEVERS
58. Conical road marker : PYLON
59. Pungs : SLEDS
1. Impish ones : SPRITES
2. Attention : EAR
3. Former N.Y. daily : TRIB
4. Exhaust : USEUP
5. Diffuse : PERMEATE
6. Diamond authority : UMPIRE
7. Wet : RAINY
8. Ringing sound : BONG
9. Camp activity : ART
10. Monroe-Cotten film: 1953 : NIAGARA
11. Great Neck to N.Y.C., e.g. : SUBURB
13. Prospects, in a way : SIEVES
14. Batted ball in baseball practice : FUNGO
16. University city on the Aire : LEEDS
19. Publisher's supply source : PAPERMILL
22. Clogs : STOPSUP
24. Slaughter : CARNAGE
26. Make proud : ELATE
28. Yalie's song opening : BOOLA
30. U.S. watchdog agcy. : EPA
31. "Now" : MOD
33. Cities' sections : MIDTOWNS
34. Long stories : SAGAS
35. Laundry appliance : IRONER
36. Self-satisfying course of action : EGOTRIP
38. Babbles : NATTERS
39. Kuwaiti money : DINARS
40. Hitches : SNAGS
42. Surname of Old West outlaw brothers : DALTON
45. Domingo or Tomás : SANTO
46. Symbol of toughness : STEEL
49. Quasimodo's charge : BELL
50. Reliever's quest : SAVE
53. Be profitable : PAY
55. Author Mehta : VED

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