New York Times, Saturday, March 20, 1993

Author: William S. McIlrath
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { G J K Q U X Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Greek Juventas : HEBE
5. Cheat, in a way : SCALP
10. " . . . for ___ in joy!": Browning : EVER
14. Shut's partner, in some cases : OPEN
15. Triple topper : HOMER
16. Blue Jay? Rarely! : LENO
17. Schubert product : LIED
18. " . . . and ___ grow on" : ONETO
19. "___ each life . . . " : INTO
20. BACK TALK : ECNELOSNI
22. Ennead, almost : OCTET
23. Love too fondly : DOTE
24. Urd or Skuld : NORN
26. More back talk : LIP
29. Fillet : BAND
31. Frankish king: 481-511 : CLOVIS
35. Aromatic liqueur : ANISETTE
37. Geometric chord : SECANT
38. Side dish : SLAW
39. Start of Va.'s motto : SIC
41. Not quite a mane character? : ELSA
42. Shicoff and Schipa : TENORS
45. Bath's county : SOMERSET
48. Chitons' kin : STOLAE
49. N.M. art center : TAOS
50. Nice season : ETE
51. Bona follower : FIDE
53. Stone: Comb. form : LITH
55. Grant : AWARD
58. TAKE BACK : SSESSOPER
63. Cob or drake : MALE
64. Pyx : CHEST
65. Spinning nerd? : YOYO
66. Royal name in Norway : OLAV
67. Shalom : PEACE
68. Stingos' kin : ALES
69. Union general : RENO
70. "Stormy Weather" man : ARLEN
71. Tender : SORE
1. Spiracle, e.g. : HOLE
2. Tale of Gilgamesh : EPIC
3. "I've ___ to London . . . " : BEEN
4. Over : ENDED
5. Snipe : SHOOTAT
6. Accedes : CONSENTS
7. Right on, formally : AMEN
8. Admit : LETIN
9. Claim introducer : PRO
10. MAKE UP : ELICNOCER
11. Jacket slit : VENT
12. Duck, in Dortmund : ENTE
13. Origin : ROOT
21. Leaf division : LOBE
22. Wreath for Bors : ORLE
25. Where lts. are made : OCS
26. Remains : LASTS
27. Estero : INLET
28. A player, perhaps : PIANO
30. Paine was one : DEIST
32. Concert piece : VALSE
33. Map in a map : INSET
34. Condition : STATE
36. BACKS UP : SWOLFREVO
40. Fuse : COALESCE
43. Jayhawk : RAID
44. But: Lat. : SED
46. Bedew : MOISTEN
47. Opposite of ouests : ESTS
52. District in Surrey : ESHER
54. Some D.C. cagers : HOYAS
55. Don Juan's emotion : AMOR
56. Rib : WALE
57. Alda or Bates : ALAN
59. Cachet : SEAL
60. Kind of shirt : POLO
61. Witness : EYER
62. American Beauty : ROSE
64. Nos. person : CPA

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