New York Times, Saturday, November 16, 1991

Author: Kevin Boyle
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 27, Avg Word Len: 5.82, Missing: { J Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 98, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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1. Anomaly of a sort : PARADOX
8. Stonecrop-family plants : ORPINES
15. Stuffed oneself : OVERATE
16. Serving vehicle : TEACART
17. Hellman play : WATCHONTHERHINE
19. Character in "Antony and Cleopatra" : EROS
20. Most tender : SOREST
21. Examine carefully : VET
22. A Brazilian coffee : RIO
23. Allmouth's attractant : LURE
24. Capone's nemesis : NESS
25. Great circles : ECLIPTICS
29. Ex-Yankee Henry ___ : COTTO
30. Forlorn : DESOLATE
31. Made inducements : CAMEON
32. To, to Teutons : NACH
33. Flight sci. : AERO
34. Like some solutions : SALINE
37. O.K.'d : ENDORSED
41. Play : ENACT
42. Shell-shaped cake : MADELEINE
43. Notations in a placebo Rx : ADTS
44. Egyptian queen of the gods : SATI
45. Gun org. : NRA
46. Org. sponsoring vocational education : ORT
47. Madrid madam : SENORA
49. "To ___ not to . . . " : BEOR
50. Beckett play : WAITINGFORGODOT
53. Permit : LICENSE
54. Stone Age implement : NEOLITH
55. Soft shoe : SNEAKER
56. Dry : SAPLESS
1. Having a prime mover : POWERED
2. Cupidity : AVARICE
3. Modernizes a factory : RETOOLS
4. Luminous electrode bridges : ARCS
5. Code dash : DAH
6. Siouan Indians : OTOS
7. Certain rock fragment : XENOLITH
8. The rest : OTHERS
9. Poet Lizette Woodworth ___ : REESE
10. Hair line : PART
11. "___ dien" (Prince of Wales's motto) : ICH
12. Artless simplicity : NAIVETE
13. Composer Lecuona : ERNESTO
14. Hat for Hoss : STETSON
18. Stay in hostilities : TRUCE
24. N. Coward's "Sigh ___" : NOMORE
26. Heavy-faced type styles : IONICS
27. Foundry : PLANT
28. Piece of plate armor : TACE
29. Entertainer Channing : CAROL
31. Convey : CEDE
33. Firedogs : ANDIRONS
34. Lumpfish : SEAOWLS
35. "Fire ___," James Taylor hit : ANDRAIN
36. Grille : LATTICE
37. " . . . thou shalt not ___ it": Gen. 2:17 : EATOF
38. Adjournment phrase : SINEDIE
39. Places securely : ENROOTS
40. Shortages : DEARTHS
42. Floor on which an anchor chain rests : MANGER
44. Become aware of : SENSE
47. Pocket a pool ball : SINK
48. Kind of code or rug : AREA
49. "The Clown" novelist : BOLL
51. Spanish torch : TEA
52. Elephant's affiliation? : GOP

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