New York Times, Tuesday, February 12, 1991

Author: Reginald L. Johnson
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 48, Avg Word Len: 4.66, Missing: { J K Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 229 (avg 1.29)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 8, XRef: 2, Spans: 3
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1. Canadian prov. : ALTA
5. Be at ease : REST
9. Remove clothing : STRIP
14. Government site : SEAT
15. Robert ___ : ELEE
16. Wipe off : ERASE
17. Kind of mine : SALT
18. Father : SIRE
19. Belief : TENET
20. "Land of the free" : THEUNITEDSTATES
23. Compass point : ESE
24. A Kennedy : TED
25. Door position : SHUT
27. Minister or rector : PARSON
30. John Jacob ___ : ASTOR
32. In favor of : FOR
33. Caviar : ROE
35. Law since March 4, 1789 : THECONSTITUTION
40. Neckwear : TIE
41. Smith and Hirt : ALS
42. Not a soul : NOONE
43. Land of ___ : PLENTY
46. Norman city : CAEN
47. Fur piece : BOA
48. Unit of electrical resistance : OHM
49. Guarantee of freedoms in 20 Across : THEBILLOFRIGHTS
58. Ancient Greek port : AULIS
59. "___ the wild blue yonder" : INTO
60. Statesman Elihu ___ : ROOT
61. Olive-jar liquid : BRINE
62. Stalk : STEM
63. Against : ANTI
64. Parties for males : STAGS
65. Inflection : TONE
66. Animal with hoofs : DEER
1. Helper: Abbr. : ASST
2. First wife of Jacob : LEAH
3. Story : TALE
4. Alaskan island : ATTU
5. Stand fast against : RESIST
6. Select : ELITE
7. Withered : SERE
8. ___ off (irate) : TEED
9. Game dog : SETTER
10. Walks firmly : TREADS
11. Bluster or fustian : RANT
12. Words of understanding : ISEE
13. Cats and canaries : PETS
21. Nerve: Comb. form : NEURO
22. Begin : START
25. Bethlehem product : STEEL
26. Ad ___ committee : HOC
27. Hawaiian dish : POI
28. Sky hunter : ORION
29. Opposite of midnight : NOON
30. An A.B.A. member : ATT
31. This also is 35 Across : SHIP
32. Wayne and Worth: Abbr. : FTS
34. Chemical suffix : ENE
36. Of one's birth : NATAL
37. Like a fox : SLY
38. Delaware Indian : UNAMI
39. Foot part : TOE
44. Going out, as the tide : EBBING
45. Sounds : NOISES
46. Bumper plating : CHROME
48. Frequently : OFTEN
49. Keep ___ on (check) : TABS
50. Feel pain : HURT
51. Lamb's pen name : ELIA
52. Collection of names : LIST
53. Not fooled by : ONTO
54. Alum : GRAD
55. Sharpen : HONE
56. Carry : TOTE
57. Move slightly : STIR

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