New York Times, Saturday, February 8, 1986

Author:Sandra Burlingame
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 310 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
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© 1986, The New York Times
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1. Rier or firkin : CASK
5. Fruit container : CRATE
10. Ending for system or emblem : ATIC
14. Revivalist's approval : AMEN
15. Pass the baton : RELAY
16. Smidgen : IOTA
17. Confronting one another : FACETOFACE
19. Word with admiral or guard : REAR
20. Enrolls : ENTERS
21. In a vigorous way : ROBUSTLY
23. Dan Blocker role : HOSS
25. Actress Siddons: 1755–1831 : SARAH
26. Medieval helmet : BASINET
29. Shining : LUCENT
32. Alpha's antithesis : OMEGA
33. Moslem weight units : ROTLS
36. Deface : MAR
37. Like a Dives : RICH
38. Gauchos' weapons : BOLAS
39. Sitarist Shankar : RAVI
40. "But ___ on forever": Tennyson : IGO
41. Mocks : JAPES
42. Actor Jacobi : DEREK
43. Certain apts. : CONDOS
45. Kind of ball or sandwich : KNUCKLE
47. High official in India : DEWAN
49. Stylized wrestling : SUMO
50. Homeric protagonist : ACHILLES
53. Andretti and Lanza : MARIOS
57. A son of Eliz. II : CHAS
58. Nix! : THUMBSDOWN
60. Allusion's cousin : HINT
61. "Goodnight" recipient : IRENE
62. Gen. Rob't ___ : ELEE
63. Remnants : ENDS
64. To heal, in Honduras : CURAR
65. Jutlander, e.g. : DANE
1. Estaminet : CAFE
2. "___ for All Seasons" : AMAN
3. Denomination : SECT
4. ___ to a grasshopper : KNEEHIGH
5. Racquet for a certain game : CROSSE
6. N.B.A. figure : REF
7. Winged : ALAR
8. Mexican sandwiches : TACOS
9. Observes: Slang : EYEBALLS
10. Canary's cavity : AIRSAC
11. Follow orders : TOETHEMARK
12. Type of type: Abbr. : ITAL
13. Grant once given to Hollywood : CARY
18. Vitreous mineral : TRONA
22. Extinct wild ox : URUS
24. Razor sharpener : STROP
26. Kind of acid : BORIC
27. Friendly hombre : AMIGO
28. Used : SECONDHAND
30. Type of orange : NAVEL
31. Tot's vehicle : TRIKE
34. Cheer in Pamplona : OLE
35. Duties : TASKS
38. Type of volcanic rock : BASALTIC
39. Preserved on vinyl : RECORDED
41. Fowl's wattle : JOWL
42. Creator of Edmond Dantès : DUMAS
44. Religious rationalists : DEISTS
46. Count : NUMBER
48. India's first prime minister : NEHRU
50. Word with ear or stomach : ACHE
51. Yak : CHIN
52. Litigant : SUER
54. City in Kan. : IOLA
55. Author Wister : OWEN
56. Dirk of yore : SNEE
59. Ancient Greek weight : MNA

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