New York Times, Friday, November 6, 1987

Author:Rhonda Kraus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J K Q V X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 262 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
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© 1987, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cadore ___ : ALPS
5. Harass : TEASE
10. Volition : WILL
14. Boor : LOUT
15. Hall's partner in music : OATES
16. Personal: Comb. form : IDIO
17. Palindromic name : OTTO
18. Bore excessively : PUTTOSLEEP
20. Indolent : OTIOSE
22. Inquisition ceremony : AUTODAFE
23. Caressed : FONDLED
25. Mauna Loa goddess : PELE
26. Balances : POISES
28. Grated : RASPED
32. Yell : SHOUT
34. Norse pantheon : AESIR
36. Psychic Geller : URI
37. Eft : NEWT
38. Disney "vocalist" : BLANC
39. Move : STIR
40. Eur. republic : IRE
41. Opera great ___-Casazza : GATTI
42. Rapidly : APACE
43. Gateway : PORTAL
45. Occupants of trunks : SPARES
47. Units of reluctance : RELS
49. Gourmet : EPICURE
52. Shoulder ornaments : EPAULETS
56. Caused travail : PAINED
57. End : PUTASTOPTO
59. African gazelle : ADMI
60. Image : ICON
61. Quechuas : INCAS
62. German flax : LEIN
63. "Red" coin : CENT
64. Desist's partner : CEASE
65. Sp. miss : SRTA
1. Reserved : ALOOF
2. Game of chance : LOTTO
3. Given sovereignty : PUTINPOWER
4. Was conspicuous : STOODOUT
5. Pith helmets : TOPEES
6. ___ de Cologne : EAU
7. Heine's "___ Troll" : ATTA
8. Arrangement : SETUP
9. Recondite : ESOTERIC
10. Oscar and Cornel : WILDES
11. Notion : IDEA
12. Gladly : LIEF
13. Poet ___ de Vega : LOPE
19. Heliacal : SOLAR
21. Cut : SLIT
24. Distributed : DEALT
27. What students take : SEATS
29. " . . . let no man ___" : PUTASUNDER
30. Pitcher Show : ERIC
31. Menacing : DIRE
32. Bit : SNIP
33. Protagonist : HERO
35. Take pot shots : SNIPE
38. In the style of Joffrey : BALLETIC
39. Items on sale : SPECIALS
41. Erse speakers : GAELS
42. Tune for Tebaldi : ARIA
44. Hooky player : TRUANT
46. Place side by side : APPOSE
48. "Platoon" director : STONE
50. Send payment : REMIT
51. Suburb of Minneapolis : EDINA
52. Heroic : EPIC
53. Purple-brown : PUCE
54. Like ___ of bricks : ATON
55. Animal lovers' org. : SPCA
58. Pile, in Paris : TAS

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