New York Times, Tuesday, December 3, 1991

Author: Pomerance
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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Across Down
1. Fire; can : SACK
5. Let fall : DROP
9. Type of test : FINAL
14. Chills and fever : AGUE
15. Architect Saarinen : EERO
16. Licorice flavoring : ANISE
17. TEETH : BABYANDBICUSPID
20. Chest bone : RIB
21. Clothing : DUDS
22. Indian and Pacific : OCEANS
23. Indefinite person : ANYBODY
25. Fat : SUET
26. Roll-call response : HERE
27. Fascinated : RAPT
28. B.S. or Ph.D. : DEG
31. Burn ___ in one's pocket : AHOLE
33. Sedan : AUTO
34. Mexican moola : PESO
35. TEETH : MOLARANDINCISOR
38. Heed : OBEY
39. Homophone for scene : SEEN
40. Felicitous : HAPPY
41. Ring victories : KOS
42. Compete in the ring : SPAR
43. Yearn : PINE
44. Pokey : STIR
45. Sounds from firearms : REPORTS
48. Charm : ENAMOR
51. Turns right : GEES
52. Triumphant cry : AHA
53. TEETH : CANINEANDWISDOM
56. Good for something : UTILE
57. Rural area : DALE
58. Prince Charles's game : POLO
59. Did a shoemaker's job : SOLED
60. Eye sore : STYE
61. Under sail : ASEA
1. Israeli native : SABRA
2. One more time : AGAIN
3. Snug spots : CUBBYHOLES
4. Important : KEY
5. Bare : DENUDE
6. Singer Helen : REDDY
7. Planets : ORBS
8. Hawaiian dish : POI
9. Tap : FAUCET
10. Atlas feature : INSET
11. Asiatic palm : NIPA
12. "It's ___ to Tell a Lie" : ASIN
13. Certain diodes, for short : LEDS
18. Crèche figure : ADORER
19. It's often clipped : COUPON
24. Secure a rope, in climbing : BELAY
25. Fabric for fancy sheets : SATIN
27. More impolite : RUDER
28. Oater bad guys : DESPERADOS
29. Fringe benefit, at a co. : ESOP
30. Sanguinary : GORY
31. Bad way to run : AMOK
32. Bindlestiff : HOBO
33. Lend ___ (listen) : ANEAR
34. Serkin played it : PIANO
36. Have high objectives : ASPIRE
37. Letters just before omega : CHIPSI
42. High : STONED
43. Little Leaguer : PEEWEE
44. What a dentist can prettify : SMILE
45. In a ruddy way : REDLY
46. Gunwale pin : THOLE
47. "Rain" setting : SAMOA
48. Former French coins : ECUS
49. Defense-treaty gp. : NATO
50. Indigo : ANIL
51. Midge : GNAT
54. Promo pieces : ADS
55. Watering hole : SPA

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