New York Times, Saturday, November 23, 1991

Author: Kevin Boyle
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { B J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 94, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
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1. Moonlighter's second job : PARERGON
9. Ancient Roman garments : PALLAE
15. Shed : EXUVIATE
16. "___ Eleven," Sinatra film : OCEANS
17. This makes one forget sorrow : NEPENTHE
18. Pistols or coins : PIECES
19. In the preceding mo. : ULT
20. Legal paper : DEED
21. Running: Comb. form : DROME
22. Heart of the matter : CRUX
24. Has the willies : DREADS
27. ___ compos mentis : NON
28. Eunomia, Dike and Eirene : HORAE
30. Spotted cube : DIE
31. Dandy's partner : FINE
32. Paradisiacal : EDENIC
34. Spoils : DEFACES
36. Mother of Miletus : ARIA
38. Australian bird : EMEU
39. Devices for inducing rain : SEEDERS
42. Persian dulcimer : SANTIR
46. Nobelist for Peace: 1984 : TUTU
47. Ymir's Audhumia, for one : COW
49. Sierra Nevada lake : TAHOE
50. Violinist Bull : OLE
51. Native Hawaiian : KANAKA
54. Wagnerian earth goddess : ERDA
55. Top of Hernando's head : MORRA
57. ___ ha-Shanah : ROSH
59. Bribe : OIL
60. Felon's kin : AGNAIL
62. Indian princess : MAHARANI
64. U.S. poet who wrote "I Marry You" : CIARDI
65. Hoots like an owl : ULULATES
66. Most robust : HALEST
67. Fit : PAROXYSM
1. Fudgelike candy : PENUCHE
2. Co-Nobelist in Medicine: 1970 : AXELROD
3. Breach of the peace : RUPTURE
4. Mary Orr's "The Wisdom of ___" : EVE
5. Tree bark : RIND
6. Grounded, at Oxford : GATED
7. Not long past : OTHER
8. "If I ___ Someone," Beatles hit : NEEDED
9. Burst : POP
10. Sour substances : ACIDS
11. Lascivious look : LEER
12. Like a Spartan's speech : LACONIC
13. A buttercup : ANEMONE
14. Ancient ascetics : ESSENES
23. Beauteous place : XANADU
25. Confidential helper : AIDE
26. Musicologist Taylor : DEEMS
29. The Emerald Isle : EIRE
31. Treatises on animals : FAUNAE
33. About : CIRCA
35. Herculean act : FEAT
37. " . . . unto us ___ is given" : ASON
39. Stand : STOMACH
40. Expressions of praise : EULOGIA
41. "Love is ___," I. Stone best seller : ETERNAL
43. Guttural : THROATY
44. Antiseptics : IODINES
45. Literary style : REALISM
48. Prepare to perform : WARMUP
51. N African tribal chiefs : KAIDS
52. Sluggish marsupial : KOALA
53. Assyrian god of war : ASHUR
56. Hard to find : RARE
58. Nimbus : HALO
61. Turned on : LIT
63. Stretch, in Scotland : RAX

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