New York Times, Monday, November 16, 1987

Author:Fred Toole
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
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© 1987, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Leonine name : SIMBA
6. Dress : GARB
10. Dallas univ. : SMU
13. Regarding expanse : AREAL
14. James ___, U.S. author : AGEE
15. Suffix with labor or victor : IOUS
16. Vt. site of British defeat: 1777 : BENNINGTON
18. Pretext : RUSE
19. Finish : END
20. Travels : GOES
21. How we stand : UNITED
23. Takes offense : RESENTS
25. Big Broadway success : SMASH
26. Actress Michele : LEE
27. Lee J. or Ty : COBB
28. Youth org. : BSA
31. Intense; violent : RABID
34. Roaring 20's dances : ONESTEPS
36. Tucked in for the night : ABED
37. Flogged : HIDED
39. Burden : ONUS
40. French President: 1954-59 : RENECOTY
42. Versifier Nash : OGDEN
43. October brew : ALE
44. Firpo of boxing : LUIS
45. Mrs., in Madrid : SRA
46. Dental ___ : FLOSS
48. Intermittent light : FLASHER
52. Narcotic : OPIATE
54. Usher's concern : SEAT
55. Pitcher's stat : ERA
56. Choir member : ALTO
57. Charitable : BENEVOLENT
60. Golfers' pegs : TEES
61. Yale Bowl, e.g. : OVAL
62. Sublease : RELET
63. Dejected : SAD
64. Shrill barks : YAPS
65. Pantywaist : SISSY
1. One-edged sword : SABER
2. A Castle : IRENE
3. Repairs : MENDS
4. Prohibit : BAN
5. Evenly placed : ALIGNED
6. Duelists' pledges : GAGES
7. Business reps. : AGTS
8. Antique auto : REO
9. Stupefied : BENUMBED
10. Fighting Irish campus site : SOUTHBEND
11. Ponder dreamily : MUSE
12. Employed : USED
15. Eye part : IRIS
17. Short letter : NOTE
22. Arrests : NABS
24. Skip over : ELIDE
25. Audio measure : SONE
27. Buffalo Bill's family : CODYS
29. Mold overflow : SPUE
30. Org. : ASSN
31. ___ avis : RARA
32. Fourth person : ABEL
33. Gained (from) : BENEFITED
35. Robes for justices : TOGAS
37. Young servant : HOUSEBOY
38. Medical suffix : ITIS
41. Jumbled mass : CLOT
42. Platform pundits : ORATORS
45. Ruthenian : SLAV
47. Cambodian neighbor : LAOS
48. Senses : FEELS
49. What celebrants kick up : HEELS
50. Sea eagles : ERNES
51. Shabby : RATTY
52. Dobbin's dinner : OATS
53. ___ bargain (legal stratagem) : PLEA
54. Crisp cookie : SNAP
58. Actress Le Gallienne : EVA
59. Hawaiian garland : LEI

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