New York Times, Thursday, November 30, 1989

Author:Dorothy Cannan
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Min Word Len: 4, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 12, XRef: 0 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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1. Parisian's coin : FRANC
6. English furniture style : ADAM
10. Strikebreaker : SCAB
14. Liplike organs : LABIA
15. Plexus : RETE
16. Invented : MADE
17. "I loved ___ . . . ": Wither : ALASS
18. Feds : GMEN
19. "___, good nurse!": Juliet : ANON
20. An embroidery stitch : PETITPOINT
22. Chesterfield or Byron : LORD
23. American burbot : LING
24. Mount Saint ___ : HELENS
26. Automatic response : REFLEX
30. West Indian witchcraft : OBEAH
32. Kirghizian mountain range : ALAI
33. China preceder : INDO
35. Daytime TV operas : SOAPS
39. Piebald : MOTTLED
41. Inherent : NATURAL
43. "___ With Judy," 1948 film : ADATE
44. Star in Draco : ADIB
46. Hindu melody pattern : RAGA
47. English empirical philosopher : LOCKE
49. Court target : BASKET
51. Recitation of prayers : NOVENA
54. Architect ___ van der Rohe : MIES
56. Yemeni, e.g. : ARAB
57. Minuscule : TEENYWEENY
63. Dorothy ___, in Oz books : GALE
64. Czech river : ODRA
65. Downs or salts preceder : EPSOM
66. Wagnerian heroine : ELSA
67. German negative : NEIN
68. ___ suprême (God, in Gard) : LETRE
69. Look askance : LEER
70. Pay for a poker hand : ANTE
71. Hungarian composer of operettas : LEHAR
1. Part of many a pocket : FLAP
2. Rhonchus's cousin : RALE
3. Blind as ___ : ABAT
4. ___ prius (trial court) : NISI
5. Fastness : CASTLE
6. Odorless gas : ARGON
7. Minor deity : DEMIGOD
8. Solar disk : ATEN
9. Crème de ___ : MENTHE
10. Short time after midnight : SMALLHOURS
11. Kayak : CANOE
12. Embellish : ADORN
13. Decompression sickness : BENDS
21. Sprite : PIXIE
25. A N.Y.C. river : EAST
26. Hero of a Hindu epic : RAMA
27. Alleged electric force : ELOD
28. ___ morgana (mirage) : FATA
29. Ursa Minor : LITTLEBEAR
31. Bush people of French Guiana : BONI
34. Bismarck's locale: Abbr. : NDAK
36. City in Iran : ARAK
37. Hotel employee : PAGE
38. Narrow strip of wood : SLAT
40. Author Uris : LEON
42. Monastery : ABBEY
45. Culpability : DEMERIT
48. Part of a T. Williams title : CATONA
50. In addition : ASWELL
51. Conrad or Anne of films : NAGEL
52. Papal cape : ORALE
53. "___ Triste": Sibelius : VALSE
55. Fatuous : INANE
58. Place west of Nod : EDEN
59. Sword with a blunted end : EPEE
60. Balt : ESTH
61. Myrna Loy role : NORA
62. Norse mythical giant : YMER

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