New York Times, Tuesday, February 9, 1988

Author:Emory H. Cain
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 262 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 12, XRef: 0
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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Longfellow's "The Bell of ___" : ATRI
5. ___ Ma Kettle : PAAND
10. Secondhand : USED
14. Install : SEAT
15. One of the media : RADIO
16. Drummer's goal : SALE
17. Diving bird : WATEROUZEL
19. Indigo shrub : ANIL
20. Resins : ELEMIS
21. Business school subj. : ECON
23. E.T.O. boss : DDE
24. Point of a fountain pen : NIB
26. Edited : EMENDED
28. Idol's perch : PEDESTAL
33. Lead-in for graph or gram : IDEO
34. "Drop me ___" : ALINE
35. Borscht base : BEET
37. ___ Canyon Dam : GLEN
40. Lampshade wearer : CARD
41. Dull finish : MATTE
42. "I cannot tell ___" : ALIE
43. Poker-pot part : ANTE
44. In ___ (bogged down) : ARUT
45. ___ down (intimidate) : STARE
46. Twisted hemp : YARN
48. Harried : PESTERED
50. Foxboro player : PATRIOT
53. ___ Miguel, Azores : SAO
54. Airline abbr. : ARR
55. Arabic letter : ALIF
57. Fold : CREASE
62. Astronaut Armstrong : NEIL
64. Bulldozer : EARTHMOVER
66. Freshwater fish : DACE
67. Threefold : TRINE
68. "Show Boat" composer : KERN
69. Inquires : ASKS
70. "___ Home," McCartney song : EATAT
71. Partner of crafts : ARTS
1. " . . . ___ forgvie those . . . " : ASWE
2. Duck or color : TEAL
3. Charge : RATE
4. Entry : ITEM
5. Toast : PROSIT
6. Sports org. : AAU
7. Roofer's tool : ADZE
8. Caroline, to Ted Kennedy : NIECE
9. Mineral or word with Alps : DOLOMITE
10. U.N. member : USA
11. Sea urchin : SANDDOLLAR
12. Pass over : ELIDE
13. Struck out : DELED
18. Wash, in a way : RINSE
22. Actor Sparks : NED
25. Mogul dynasty founder : BABAR
27. Make ineffective : NEGATE
28. Spotted cavy : PACA
29. Ardor : ELAN
30. This isn't cricket! : DIRTYTRICK
31. Make beloved : ENDEAR
32. Pause : LETUP
36. Diminutive suffixes : ETTES
38. Ireland : EIRE
39. Require : NEED
41. Famed matador: 1917-47 : MANOLETE
45. Signal or trooper preceder : STORM
47. Estuary : RIA
49. Kind of powder : SACHET
50. Asian carnivore : PANDA
51. Sectors : AREAS
52. Three-tiered coronet : TIARA
56. Glassmaker's ingredient : FRIT
58. Greek Cypriot org. : EOKA
59. Affirm : AVER
60. Painter José Maria ___ : SERT
61. Coastal fliers : ERNS
63. "___ Misérables" : LES
65. An explosive: Abbr. : TNA

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