New York Times, Saturday, November 21, 1992

Author: Jesse Roarke
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { B J Q X }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 12, XRef: 2
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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Scuttles : HODS
5. "Wiener Frauen" composer : LEHAR
10. A Wimbledon winner: 1992 : GRAF
14. On a grand scale : EPIC
15. "___ at Last," operetta by 5 Across : ALONE
16. Hogarth subject : RAKE
17. New editions : REDACTIONS
19. Port of W. Samoa : APIA
20. "Edda of ___ Sturluson" : SNORRI
21. Keenly distressing : POIGNANT
23. Passepartout's boss : FOGG
25. Miner's chisel : GAD
26. Fungus structure : SAC
29. Wouk's "Marjorie ___" : MORNINGSTAR
35. End of a Stein line : AROSE
37. Novelist Rand : AYN
38. Fragrant oleoresin : ELEMI
39. Catty remark : MEOW
40. ___ better (ought to) : HAD
41. Cadore ___, in NE Italy : ALPS
42. Available : ONTAP
44. Kyushu volcano : ASO
45. Soap plant : AMOLE
46. Epithet of the Virgin Mary : STELLAMARIS
49. What LBJ became in 1948 : SEN
50. Drag;ear : LUG
51. Treelike beings of Middle-earth : ENTS
53. Terrible reptile : DINOSAUR
58. Layer of masonry : COURSE
62. Freshly : ANEW
63. Social gatherings : TEAPARTIES
65. Dream, in Dijon : REVE
66. Best seller by A. Goldman : ELVIS
67. Harvest : REAP
68. Absolute ruler : CZAR
69. Sight from Pont Neuf : SEINE
70. Associate : ALLY
1. Towel marking : HERS
2. Candid : OPEN
3. Aeneas left her : DIDO
4. Boa : SCARF
5. Saddletree strap : LATIGO
6. Father of Phinehas : ELI
7. Bird's target : HOOP
8. ___ Domini : ANNO
9. Bow out : RESIGN
10. Achievement of 10 Across: 1988 : GRANDSLAM
11. ___ Nui (Easter Island) : RAPA
12. Related : AKIN
13. Exploit : FEAT
18. Huxley's "___ Yellow" : CROME
22. Token of defiance : GAGE
24. Famed choreographer : GRAHAM
26. Aegean island : SAMOS
27. "___ we all?" : ARENT
28. He played Pickering in "My Fair Lady" : COOTE
30. Lake in Malawi : NYASA
31. City in Madhya Pradesh : INDORE
32. Ultimate end : TELOS
33. Sufficient : AMPLE
34. Up and about : RISEN
36. Sword ___ at carnivals : SWALLOWER
43. Asset : PLUS
45. A "400" name : ASTOR
47. Cloudy gemstones : AGATES
48. Box up; if needed : INCASE
52. A sermon of Buddha : SUTRA
53. Jeanne ___ of France : DARC
54. Don Juan's mother : INEZ
55. River of St. Petersburg : NEVA
56. River in Zaire : UELE
57. Musician Shankar : RAVI
59. Browning's "Hervé ___" : RIEL
60. Pinniped : SEAL
61. Spot : ESPY
64. Campaign giveaway : PIN

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