Kenneth Haxton
Kenneth Haxton 

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New York Times, Sunday, February 28, 1993

Author: Kenneth Haxton
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 74, Avg Word Len: 5.17, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 494 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 123, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Tackle : GEAR
5. Tulwar, e.g. : SABER
10. Foodstuff from orchid tubers : SALEP
15. Dresden possessive : MEIN
19. Gaelic : ERSE
20. Chessman : PIECE
21. Angler's basket : CREEL
22. "Das Rheingold" contralto : ERDA
23. "Cakes and Ale"/"Hunger" authors : MAUGHAMSUN
25. "Sic et Non"/"Gullible's Travels" authors : ABELARDNER
27. Streaks : STRIATES
28. U.S. satellite : TIROS
30. Talked publicly : NOISED
31. Komatik, e.g. : SLED
32. Underground figure : MINER
33. Overwhelm : STUN
34. Makes long, loose stitches : BASTES
37. Seat for S .D. O'Connor : BANC
38. Bases for movie film : ACETATES
42. Chinese horn, e.g. : OBOE
43. "She"/"Grendel" authors : HAGGARDNER
46. Miss or Bull preceder : OLE
47. TV's "This Is ___ Life" : YOUR
48. Forfeit : LOSE
49. Actor from Cowes, England : IRONS
50. Louver : SLAT
51. Pismire : ANT
52. Mother of the Nereids : DORIS
53. Fine English china : SPODE
54. Performs a household task : DUSTS
55. Drill : REHEARSE
57. École denizen : ELEVE
58. Minotaur's home : CRETE
59. Oust : EVICT
60. In unison : ASONE
61. Musical-notation inventor : GUIDO
62. Lake Malawi, once : NYASA
63. Baptism and marriage : RITES
64. Young Washington was one : SURVEYOR
67. Like fluff : DOWNY
68. Yields : CEDES
69. Vibrant : ALIVE
70. Never, to Kohl : NIE
71. He follows Joel : AMOS
72. Wherewithal in Madras : RUPEE
73. Depend (on) : RELY
74. First code word : ABLE
75. ___ House, an O'Neill home : TAO
76. "Colloquia"/"Fantasio" authors : ERASMUSSET
79. Action : DEED
80. Approved : ENDORSED
83. Las Vegas opening : SLOT
84. The rest : OTHERS
86. Furrows : RUTS
87. Youngster from 10 to 12 : TWEEN
89. Plant in a Fugard title : ALOE
90. Mezzo-soprano Resnik : REGINA
93. Snipe's habitat : SHORE
94. Permanent : ENDURING
98. "Orlando Furioso"/"Dracula" authors : ARIOSTOKER
100. " . . . Peter Rabbit"/"Phormio" authors : POTTERENCE
102. ___ Eulenspiegel : TILL
103. Ornamental cases : ETUIS
104. ___ Park, Colo. town : ESTES
105. Island group containing Attu : NEAR
106. Cloy : SATE
107. Take a long look : STARE
108. Facetious tribute : ROAST
109. Marlins, e.g. : TEAM
1. Minerals giving Idaho its nickname : GEMS
2. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
3. Assyrian war god : ASUR
4. Social or cash follower : REGISTER
5. Heavy rainstorms : SPATES
6. Emulated Annie Oakley : AIMED
7. Gershwin heroine : BESS
8. Old French coin : ECU
9. Landlord's activity : RENTING
10. Intimidate : SCARE
11. Latticework bower : ARBOR
12. Sordor : LEES
13. One of the Apodes : EEL
14. Nursery vessels : PLANTERS
15. Site of Mohammed's tomb : MEDINA
16. Airborne fish eaters : ERNS
17. Concept for Camus : IDEE
18. Aromatic ointment : NARD
24. Hearty's companion : HALE
26. Rummage about : ROUT
29. Quechua speaker : INCA
32. Medieval necromancers : MAGES
33. Mielziner design : SCENE
34. Member of the old Russian aristocracy : BOYAR
35. Have ___ to pick : ABONE
36. "Madoc"/"The English Traveller" authors : SOUTHEYWOOD
37. Memorable jazz musician: 1904-84 : BASIE
38. Moody's "___ in Time of Hesitation" : ANODE
39. "Resurrection"/"A Study of History" authors : TOLSTOYNBEE
40. Give joy to : ELATE
41. Tennis divisions : SETS
43. Actor Buchholz : HORST
44. Comes to maturity : RIPENS
45. Herd : DROVE
48. Creator of Bernarda Alba : LORCA
50. Sweden, to Sartre : SUEDE
52. Henry James's Miss Miller : DAISY
53. Tart, plumlike fruits : SLOES
54. Impetus : DRIVE
56. Maurice or Dame Edith : EVANS
57. Venerate : ESTEEM
58. Like Alpine roads : CURVY
60. Generals' staff members : AIDES
61. Culpability : GUILT
62. "___ is an island": Donne : NOMAN
63. Stuff again : REPAD
64. Icy pellets : SLEET
65. Edmonton hockey player : OILER
66. Bassoon and English horn : REEDS
67. Palm product : DATE
68. Kippers : CURES
69. Pyromaniac's crime : ARSON
72. Says over : RESTATES
74. Devotee : ADHERENT
77. Gas-company customer : USER
78. Surprise success : SLEEPER
81. Cal Ripken, e.g. : ORIOLE
82. Hosiery disasters : RUNS
84. Describing a doyen : OLDEST
85. Cook's offering : TOUR
87. "___ Wedding Journey": Howells : THEIR
88. Less desirable : WORSE
89. Sweetens the pot : ANTES
90. Hamelin's problem : RATS
91. Assam silkworm : ERIA
92. Young sow : GILT
93. Bonxie : SKUA
94. Singer James : ETTA
95. Arrow poison : INEE
96. Org. regulating college sports : NCAA
97. Seed : GERM
99. Giants' manager: 1942-48 : OTT
101. Bear, in Burgos : OSO

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