New York Times, Friday, March 11, 1988

Author: Charles J. Mantoti
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { F J Q X }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 60, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
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1. "___ Misbehavin'," Waller hit : AINT
5. March 15, e.g. : IDES
9. Swedish quartet : ABBA
13. "Have I once liv'd to see ___ men?": Shak. : TWOHONEST
15. Director Forman : MILOS
16. Presley hit : LOVINGYOU
17. "Not ___ with vain desire": Tennyson : AMOTH
18. Suffix for depend : ENCE
19. L.I. inst. of learning : NCC
21. Suffix for Capri : OTE
22. Hull part : BILGE
24. Sinatra hit : HIGHHOPES
27. "___ of Me," 1931 hit : ALL
28. French possessive : SES
29. Like some vbs. : IRREG
30. Singer Martin : DEAN
32. Leandro's love : ERO
33. Stiller's partner : MEARA
34. Streisand hit : EVERGREEN
37. Kind of ballgame : NOHIT
39. "___ Town" : OUR
40. Marbles : TAWS
44. Blue planet : EARTH
45. Hoopsters' org. : NBA
46. Bill's partner : COO
47. Cole hit : NATUREBOY
49. Sets up pool balls : RACKS
51. French connections : ETS
52. Syr. neighbor : ISR
53. Novelist Grey : ZANE
54. Song of praise : PAEAN
56. Fitzgerald hit : UNDECIDED
61. Rhone feeder : ISERE
62. Unconscious : SENSELESS
63. Miami's county : DADE
64. Tropical topic : HEAT
65. Dutch cheese : EDAM
1. Expanse west of Eur. : ATL
2. ___ Jima : IWO
3. Long short story : NOVELLA
4. Material object : THING
5. "Picnic" maker : INGE
6. Actress in "L.A. Law" : DEY
7. Inner: Comb. form : ESO
8. Bitten by a bee : STUNG
9. Goal : AIM
10. Medium mistake : BLOOPER
11. Master artist's studio : BOTTEGA
12. Certain residue : ASHES
14. Grimm starter : ONCE
15. My dear, in Erin : MACHREE
20. Imaginary monster : CHIMERA
22. Like Leroy Brown : BAD
23. Land in the Seine : ILE
24. Stuttgart sir : HERR
25. Equiangular, in Italy : ISOGONO
26. Praying figure : ORANT
28. Boils : SEETHES
31. Indira Gandhi's father : NEHRU
35. Glass showcase : VITRINE
36. Girl in a Kenny Rogers hit : RUBY
37. ___ pin (tidy) : NEATASA
38. Grain-crop item : OATSEED
41. Agreed : ACCEDED
42. Stir-fry pan : WOK
43. Titanic's cry : SOS
47. Water scorpion : NEPID
48. Thicket : BRUSH
49. Water channel : RACE
50. Old-womanish : ANILE
53. Piquancy : ZEST
55. "You ___," 1927 hit : ARE
57. Society-page word : NEE
58. Genetic letters : DNA
59. That, in Toledo : ESA
60. Mil. award : DSM

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