New York Times, Saturday, December 5, 1987

Author:Mary S. Snyder
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { F J K Q Z }
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 9, XRef: 0
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1. ___ the question : BEG
4. Recording : TAPING
10. Original ___ : SIN
13. High note : ELA
14. Crassus or Isocrates : ORATOR
15. Tenor : TONE
16. A spiritual : WEREYOUTHERE
18. Wine pitcher : OLPE
19. A North Caucasian language : AVAR
20. Hitched : MARRIED
22. Notice : REGARD
25. Upper or lower follower : CASE
26. Arabic letter : DAL
27. Chemical ending : ENE
28. Emits : EXHALES
30. Drink additive : ICE
31. Alf, e.g. : ALIEN
32. Music's Hall and ___ : OATES
34. Wedding song : ILOVEYOUTRULY
37. Gentian, e.g. : TONIC
39. His boys, to Vater : SOHNE
40. Those elected : INS
41. Attained, as as office : ACCEDED
44. Brit. medal of honor : DSO
47. Court equipment : NET
48. Darnel : TARE
49. Prize : ESTEEM
51. Kind of cat : SIAMESE
53. Official records : ACTA
54. Welty heroine : EDNA
55. "The better ___, my dear" : TOSEEYOUWITH
60. Mechlin, for instance : LACE
61. Stretchy filament, in botany : ELATER
62. Venus or Juno : DEA
63. Rouen-to-Orléans dir. : SSE
64. Made over : REDONE
65. Wide shoe sizes : EES
1. Take precautions : BEWARE
2. Chicago Bears, e.g. : ELEVEN
3. Grease monkey's milieu : GARAGE
4. "Happy birthday ___" : TOYOU
5. Skill : ART
6. Expression of disbelief : PAH
7. Suffix with Jersey : ITE
8. Usual : NORMAL
9. Broadway musical: 1972 : GREASE
10. Compactness : SOLIDITY
11. "Rest ___" : INPEACE
12. Heckles : NEEDLES
15. Mountain peak : TOR
17. Gaslight, e.g. : ERA
21. Echoes : RESOUNDS
23. Move to a new area : RELOCATE
24. 514, to Claudius : DXIV
25. "Oh, say, ___ by . . . " : CANYOUSEE
29. "___ Haw" : HEE
31. Former ring star : ALI
33. Pub drink : ALE
34. Example : INSTANCE
35. Bushy clump : TOD
36. President of Korea: 1948-60 : RHEE
37. Makes gaudy : TINSELS
38. One of the Five Nations : ONEIDAS
42. Roller : CASTER
43. Type of cooking : CREOLE
44. End ambivalence : DECIDE
45. Parlor piece : SETTEE
46. Siouan tribe : OMAHAS
50. Marble : TAW
52. Thespian Murray : MAE
56. Melancholy : SAD
57. Area for D.D.E. : ETO
58. Poetic contraction : EEN
59. "When ___ Smiling," 1928 song : YOURE

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