New York Times, Thursday, December 3, 1992

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Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
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Across Down
1. Better : AMEND
6. Batters : RAMS
10. It ends in Oct. : DST
13. Quay : LEVEE
14. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
15. A-to-U trio : EIO
16. Workaholics' offices? : PRESSURECOOKERS
20. "The Godfather" character : SANTINO
21. "Dat ole ___ sea": O'Neill : DAVIL
22. Tuck away : STOW
24. Mont.'s capital : HELENA
25. Workaholic's beads? : SWEATOFONESBROW
30. Base place : HELL
31. Lugs of jugs : EARS
32. Right a grounded ship : REFLOAT
36. Clinch : GRAPPLE
41. Over: Ger. : UBER
43. Algerian port : ORAN
44. N.F.L. workaholics' delights? : OVERTIMEPERIODS
51. Hairy : PILOSE
52. Kindle : FIRE
53. Crest : ARETE
54. Like a workaholic's workday? : NONSTOP
59. Workaholic's telegram? : HIGHTENSIONWIRE
63. Falsify : LIE
64. Night light : NEON
65. Sea duck : EIDER
66. French connections : ETS
67. Bell sound : DONG
68. Silvery fish : SMELT
1. Jungfrau's locale : ALPS
2. Ecuadorean novelist Juan León ___ : MERA
3. Flat : EVEN
4. ___ egg : NEST
5. Abstain : DESIST
6. Furnish with a new housetop : REROOF
7. "Talkers ___ no good doers": Shak. : ARE
8. Singer Davis : MAC
9. Tale: Abbr. : STO
10. Ill. city : DEKALB
11. One who sifts : SIEVER
12. City near Milano : TORINO
17. Biblical preposition : UNTO
18. Tex. city : ODESSA
19. Side dish : SLAW
23. Anguish : WOE
24. Mister, in Bonn : HERR
25. Stk. holding : SHR
26. Like Winkie : WEE
27. Poleman? : ELF
28. Go ___ out (hustle) : ALL
29. Henpeck : NAG
33. Start : OUTSET
34. Hershfield hero : ABIE
35. Pro ___ : TEM
37. Hawaiian dish : POI
38. Pat Bradley, e.g. : PRO
39. Young man : LAD
40. U.S.N.A. grad. : ENS
42. Ump's kin : REF
44. Moonfish : OPAH
45. Manly : VIRILE
46. Writ against a debtor : ELEGIT
47. Family of a 19th-century Lutheran theologian : ROTHES
48. Languishing : PINING
49. Switch ending : EROO
50. City of Brittany : RENNES
55. Dip : SWIM
56. Neap or ebb : TIDE
57. City on the Oka : OREL
58. Saucy : PERT
60. Pass catcher : END
61. ___-Darwinism : NEO
62. Piper's issue : SON

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