New York Times, Thursday, November 21, 1991

Author: Ronald C. Hirschfeld
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q U W }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 10, XRef: 0
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1. Arlen's old black art? : MAGIC
6. Riskless : SAFE
10. ___ es Salaam : DAR
13. Image: Comb. form : ICONO
14. Netman Camporese : OMAR
15. Bell the cat : DARE
16. Capital of Ore. : SALEM
17. Paw pamperers for Reynard in the garden? : FOXGLOVES
19. Strange : ODD
20. "My ___ Lady" : FAIR
22. Ammonia derivative : AMINE
23. Stowe's ice crosser : ELIZA
25. Native environment : HABITAT
27. Frigate mackerel's kin : BONITO
29. Consumed : EATEN
30. ___-ski : APRES
31. Plants of the parsley family : ANGELICAS
35. Hit sign : SRO
36. Kind of sleeve : SETIN
37. Jungfrau, e.g. : ALP
38. Shrub of the saxifrage family : HYDRANGEA
41. Rich cake : TORTE
43. How winners walk? : ONAIR
44. Where Hannibal defeated the Romans: 216 B.C. : CANNAE
45. Newsmongers : GOSSIPS
48. Famed caravel : PINTA
49. Muse of poetry : ERATO
50. Soprano Lisa Della ___ : CASA
51. Hyson or oopak : TEA
54. Pale purple flowers : LAVENDERS
57. Capital ___ tax : GAINS
59. Road to ancient Rome : ITER
60. Kind of back, in football : SLOT
61. Methuselah's father : ENOCH
62. Berg's "___ Wein" : DER
63. Muscovite : MICA
64. Indian princess : RANEE
1. Hatred: Comb. form : MISO
2. Part of U.S.M.A. : ACAD
3. Auric wand in the garden? : GOLDENROD
4. Suffix with serpent : INE
5. Candied fruits : COMFITS
6. Capital of Bulgaria : SOFIA
7. Cupid : AMOR
8. Modern office machine : FAX
9. Unit of work : ERG
10. Ship's crane : DAVIT
11. Bradley Center, in Milwaukee : ARENA
12. Alley button : RESET
15. Anno ___ : DOMINI
18. Tag : LABEL
21. Kind of dye : AZO
24. Golf ball's position : LIE
25. ___ Sophia, church built by Justinian : HAGIA
26. Solar disk : ATEN
27. Shindig : BASH
28. Grand Ole ___ : OPRY
29. Record : ENTER
31. Sponsorship : AEGIS
32. Variety of clove pink : CARNATION
33. Utah ski resort : ALTA
34. Graf ___ : SPEE
36. Easy task : SNAP
39. Roll : ROSTER
40. Negatively charged atom : ANION
41. Passerine bird : TANAGER
42. Prov. in Canada : ONT
44. On this side of: Prefix : CIS
45. Frozen : GELID
46. Speechify : ORATE
47. Magpie or pack rat : SAVER
48. Shells or elbows : PASTA
50. Gator's cousin : CROC
52. Suffix with infer : ENCE
53. Davis Cup figure : ASHE
55. Mil. decoration : DSM
56. Yalie : ELI
58. Collection of anecdotes : ANA

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