New York Times, Tuesday, February 2, 1993

Author:Michael A. Rampino
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { B J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Rickenbacker and von Richthofen : ACES
5. Orinoco feeder : APURE
10. Sonny's ex : CHER
14. Lath : SLAT
15. French historian: 1823-92 : RENAN
16. Japanese aborigine : AINU
17. Take measured steps : PACE
18. Magnificent : GRAND
19. Slog : PLOD
20. Start of a quip : WHATYOUDONTOWE
23. Cartoonist Gross : MILT
24. Defendants, in law : REI
25. Harsh : SEVERE
28. Touches up an old painting : RESTORES
33. Worship : ADORE
34. Counterfeit : FAKE
35. Barber's call : NEXT
36. Landed : LIT
37. Probers : DELVERS
40. Person involved with nos. : CPA
41. City in S France : ALES
43. Penury : NEED
44. In imitation of : AFTER
46. Scorned : DESPISED
48. Manly : VIRILE
49. Ref. book : ENC
50. Dinner for Domitian : CENA
51. End of the quip : WILLNOTHURTYOU
58. Seed coat : ARIL
59. Approaches : NEARS
60. Ailments : ILLS
62. Hamlet, e.g. : DANE
63. Memorable diva: 1858-1942 : CALVE
64. Hawaiian bird : NENE
65. Soothsayer : SEER
66. French pronoun : ELLES
67. Capricorn's symbol : GOAT
1. Nile viper : ASP
2. Chela : CLAW
3. Every's partner : EACH
4. Clambake item : STEAMER
5. Sock style : ARGYLE
6. Runner on Nov. 3, 1992 : PEROT
7. Two-toed sloth : UNAU
8. McNally's partner : RAND
9. Ratifier : ENDORSER
10. Heading : CAPTION
11. Hawaiian port : HILO
12. FitzGerald's "enough" : ENOW
13. Boorish : RUDE
21. Spent : TIRED
22. Gain : NET
25. Type of bar : SALAD
26. Roman official : EDILE
27. Exercises a franchise : VOTES
28. Ranted : RAVED
29. Supplemented, with "out" : EKED
30. Correct: Comb. form : RECTI
31. Oust : EXPEL
32. Fixed look : STARE
34. Run away : FLEE
38. Settle securely : ENSCONCE
39. New Orleans footballer : SAINT
42. Orthographist : SPELLER
45. Raveling : FRAYING
47. Tavern : INN
48. Mona Van Duyn products : VERSES
50. Arc : CURVE
51. Paper-money rolls : WADS
52. "Dies ___," Latin hymn : IRAE
53. Electrical wire circuit : LINE
54. Freshwater duck : TEAL
55. Corridor : HALL
56. Does it better butter? : OLEO
57. A forearm bone : ULNA
61. Place : SET

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