New York Times, Thursday, November 18, 1993

Author:Daniel Girardi
Editor:Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Spans: 4
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© 1993, The New York Times
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1. "Diary of ___ Housewife" : AMAD
5. Memorable football coach Amos A. ___ : STAGG
10. Dangerous stinger : WASP
14. Full of vitality : GOGO
15. Portugal's answer to Hong Kong : MACAO
16. Cognizant of : ONTO
17. Director Seiter film: 1948 : ONETOUCHOFVENUS
20. Twangy : NASAL
21. Author Wiesel : ELIE
22. Contemporary of Emily : AMY
23. Pant : GASP
26. Sp. lady : SRA
28. Director Truffaut film: 1972 : TWOENGLISHGIRLS
36. Squabble : ROW
37. Honduran port : TELA
38. "Ash Wednesday" poet : ELIOT
39. Sea birds : ERNS
41. Bar shot : SNORT
43. Humane org. : SPCA
44. Took great pleasure in : ATEUP
46. Biblical disposition : UNTO
47. Musician's sine qua non : EAR
48. Director Koster film: 1936 : THREESMARTGIRLS
52. An advanced deg. : DSC
53. Of the dawn : EOAN
54. Solicit : ASK
57. Trabea : TOGA
60. Caesar's opening words : ICAME
64. Director Korda classic: 1939 : THEFOURFEATHERS
68. Spanish Surrealist painter : MIRO
69. Thermoplastic used for wrapping : SARAN
70. You are, in Spain : ERES
71. Grand Ole ___ : OPRY
72. Color of Poe's raven : EBONY
73. Dum-dum : DODO
1. Stravinsky ballet : AGON
2. Actress Freeman : MONA
3. Sweet 16, 21 plus, etc. : AGES
4. Foolish affection : DOTAGE
5. Tex. campus : SMU
6. Midpoint of X-O game : TAC
7. Feel sympathy : ACHE
8. London lockup : GAOL
9. Card game for Izaak Walton? : GOFISH
10. Affliction : WOE
11. First name of Grandma Moses : ANNA
12. Unfermented grape juice : STUM
13. Bouquet : POSY
18. Buck heroine : OLAN
19. Brink : VERGE
24. Some noncoms : SGTS
25. Full assembly : PLENUM
27. Is distressed : AILS
28. Doctor : TREAT
29. Merit : WORTH
30. Propietor : OWNER
31. Actress Massey : ILONA
32. He declined the 1964 Nobel Prize in Literature : SARTRE
33. Not so green : RIPER
34. U.M.W. chapter : LOCAL
35. Performs outstandingly : STARS
40. Petitioned : SUED
42. Four-legged Oz visitor : TOTO
45. Garlicky rigatoni sauce : PESTO
49. Limey's stew : SCOUSE
50. Amble, e.g. : GAIT
51. Progressed slowly : INCHED
54. Air: Comb. form : ATMO
55. The Flying Dutchman, e.g. : SHIP
56. Walter or Jean of Broadway : KERR
58. Clutch : GRAB
59. Bushy hairdo : AFRO
61. See 54 Down : AERO
62. Alan Young's TV horse : MRED
63. It, in Italy : ESSO
65. Hope role in a 1955 movie : FOY
66. Like: Suffix : EAN
67. Time starter : ANY

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