New York Times, Tuesday, February 25, 1992

Author:Peggy Devlin
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 255 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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1. Make well liked : ENDEAR
7. "Golden" army of the Khan : HORDE
12. "Les Misérables" mob : CANAILLE
14. Thais : ASIANS
16. Charming : ADORABLE
17. Riffraff : RABBLE
18. Author of "Honor Thy Father" : TALESE
19. Quartet : FOUR
21. Command : BID
22. Conceits : EGOS
23. Maidenhair, e.g. : FERN
24. Thomas ___ Edison : ALVA
25. Rule: Abbr. : REG
26. Macaw : ARARA
28. Icy rain : SLEET
29. Woodsy : SYLVAN
31. Alfalfa : LUCERNE
33. Sweep : OAR
34. Old French coin : SOU
35. Gathered : AMASSED
39. German : TEUTON
42. Artist Edouard ___ : MANET
43. On the qui vive : ALERT
45. Yeltsin's rep. : RUS
47. Piling : PIER
48. Tease : TWIT
49. Secrete : HIDE
50. Horror street? : ELM
51. Comedian Carvey : DANA
52. Disastrous : TRAGIC
54. Man for all seizings? : RIOTER
56. Believer in mob rule : NIHILIST
58. Supreme Court Justices, e.g. : ENNEAD
59. Rudiments : ELEMENTS
60. Governor famous for redistricting : GERRY
61. "Gaudy Night" author : SAYERS
1. Vintner's study : ENOLOGY
2. Nostrils : NARES
3. "Buenos ___" : DIAS
4. North Sea feeder : ELBE
5. "___ for one . . . " : ALL
6. Seaman's jacket : REEFER
7. ___ al-Rashid of "Arabian Nights" : HARUN
8. Glacial ridges : OSAR
9. Kid : RIB
10. Dilettante : DABBLER
11. Vivify : ENLIVEN
12. Humor; indulge : CATER
13. Aphorisms : ADAGES
15. Collected : SEDATE
20. Spoken : ORAL
23. Bleachers' habitué : FAN
24. Alaskan native : ALEUT
26. Nautical "Halt!" : AVAST
27. Uncommon : RARE
28. Reconnoiter : SCOUT
30. T.K.O. victim, e.g. : LOSER
32. Addict : USER
35. Current unit : AMPERE
36. Catalogue merchant's activity : MAILING
37. Windflower : ANEMONE
38. Cockcrow : DAWN
39. Vietnamese holiday : TET
40. Sources : ORIGINS
41. Adamite : NUDIST
44. Tropical vines : LIANES
46. Dissenting bodies : SECTS
48. Like the ten o'clock scholar : TARDY
49. Basic coin in Prague : HALER
51. Expensive : DEAR
52. "___ also serve . . . " : THEY
53. Frost : RIME
55. Thrice: Comb. form : TER
57. Dockers' org. : ILA

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