New York Times, Saturday, November 12, 1988

Author:Daniel Girardi
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cark : FRET
5. Literary Nobelist: 1957 : CAMUS
10. U.S. missile : SAM
13. One of Jupiter's satellites : LEDA
14. Victor Hugo's wife : ADELE
15. Sled for a chute : LUGE
16. Moscow Zoo's giant panda : ANAN
17. "Divina Commedia," e.g. : POEMA
18. Castrogiovanni, today : ENNA
19. Tony ___ of baseball : PENA
20. Morsel for Rover : ORT
21. Gore : INSET
22. First governor of the 49th state : EGAN
24. Darwin's concern : SPECIES
27. Gentle stroke : CARESS
29. Help to adjust : ORIENT
30. Between Tinker and Chance : EVERS
31. Bergen dummy : SNERD
32. Lingerie item : BRA
35. Barney of ring fame : ROSS
36. Bel ___ (Italian cheese) : PAESE
37. Gull : FOOL
38. Farm animal : EWE
39. Martin and Ure : MARYS
40. Downturn : SLUMP
41. Peloponnesian city-state : SPARTA
43. Oraria : STOLES
44. Hides out : LIESLOW
45. Australian salt lake : EYRE
46. City on the Hari Rud : HERAT
47. Five bucks : FIN
49. Flush : EVEN
52. London's ___ of Court : INNS
53. Apollo's birthplace : DELOS
55. City in Cebu : NAGA
56. Together, musically : ADUE
57. ___ salva (without risk): It. : AMANO
58. Rugged rock : CRAG
59. Draft org. : SSS
60. "I Love You So" composer : LEHAR
61. Christian Science founder : EDDY
1. Hullabaloo : FLAP
2. Lacoste of tennis : RENE
3. Upbeat Glenn Miller classic? : EDANERESESIRNUS
4. Passerine fliers : TANAGERS
5. Poultry purchases : CAPONS
6. Swiss statesman: 1845-1928 : ADOR
7. Compromises from both directions? : MEETSONEYAWFLAH
8. Danube port : ULM
9. Tranquility, for one : SEA
10. Downbeat Gloria Swanson film? : SUNSETBOULEVARD
11. Amanda Plummer role : AGNES
12. Ball preceder : MEAT
15. Vladimir llych : LENIN
21. On the rocks : ICED
23. Blockhead : ASS
25. Urge : PRESS
26. European republic : EIRE
27. Bill section : CERE
28. Depone : AVOW
31. Family name of Pope Pius X : SARTO
33. Sinatra role : ROME
34. Rhaetian ___ : ALPS
36. Eng. house : PARL
37. Medicis' domain : FLORENCE
39. Sow chow : MAST
40. Eye sore : STY
42. "Nine-day-old" veggies : PEASE
43. Ear or eye : SENSOR
44. Contributes : LENDS
46. Hawk parrots : HIAS
48. Westchester college : IONA
50. Mild oath : EGAD
51. Former Hungarian Prime Minister : NAGY
53. River in Sweden : DAL
54. Scottish uncle : EME

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