New York Times, Friday, February 26, 1988

Author: Kevin Wray
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 2
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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Albumen container : EGG
4. Experts : ADEPTS
10. Courteous intrusion : AHEM
14. Through : PER
15. Stair parts : RISERS
16. Kind of jerk : SODA
17. First of the cardinals : ONE
18. ___ de corps : ESPRIT
19. Labels : TAGS
20. Start of a G.B.S. quote : DECENCYIS
22. Hellman's little ones : FOXES
23. Patti LuPone role : EVITA
24. Port of Hokkaido : OTARU
26. S.R.O. show prize : SEAT
27. Quote: Part II : INDECENCYS
32. Fosters : NURSES
34. Ruinous one : UNDOER
35. ___ Simbel, historic site in Egypt : ABU
37. Sedulous colonist : ANT
38. Fixation : TIC
39. Pan-Amer. union : OAS
40. Hood's hideout : FOREST
42. Heir raiser : FATHER
44. Quote: Part III : CONSPIRACY
46. ___ fixe : IDEE
49. Sainted Mother : SETON
50. A polyhedron : PRISM
51. Nicene, e.g. : CREED
54. End of quote : OFSILENCE
57. Common feature : LAWN
58. Plummer of the boards : AMANDA
59. Sta. info : ARR
60. ___ plaisir : AVEC
61. In truth : VERILY
62. Dress, with "up" : TOG
63. Grendel's abode : MERE
64. Range parts : ARETES
65. Lamb's dam : EWE
1. Horatian offerings : EPODES
2. City on Lac Léman : GENEVE
3. Inspiration for Keats : GRECIANURN
4. Philadelphia's Spectrum : ARENA
5. Platter : DISC
6. Discern : ESPY
7. Some book ends : PERIODS
8. Melancholy, in Metz : TRISTE
9. Aerial clipper : SST
10. Bowl over : ASTOUND
11. Mare's-nest : HOAX
12. Brink : EDGE
13. Einstein concern : MASS
21. Famous penultimate words : ETTU
22. Kind of toast : FRENCH
25. Sharpness : ACUITY
27. " . . . as it ___ ain't": Carroll : ISNTIT
28. Feature of 4 Down : NET
29. Harmonize : COORDINATE
30. Indeed : YEA
31. H.S. V.I.P.'s : SRS
33. Grated : RASPED
35. N.F.L. half : AFC
36. Scary cry : BOO
38. Langley A.F.B. group : TAC
41. Huxley's "Ape and ___" : ESSENCE
42. Vendor provender at 4 Down? : FANFARE
43. Land of the Sidhe : EIRE
45. Paying guest : ROOMER
47. Deed in trust : ESCROW
48. Issue : EMERGE
50. Shavian creations : PLAYS
51. Quahog : CLAM
52. Notable notice : RAVE
53. Pitcher with a wide spout : EWER
55. Stew : SNIT
56. Otiose : IDLE
58. Ruined city in Burma : AVA

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