New York Times, Tuesday, March 24, 1992

Author:Robert Zimmerman
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F H Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
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1. ___ of contents : TABLE
6. Indian potentate : RAJA
10. Became alert : WOKE
14. An anagram for nails : SLAIN
15. "Rock of ___" : AGES
16. Met number : ARIA
17. Himalayan tree-climber : PANDA
18. Certain savings accts. : IRAS
19. Red planet : MARS
20. Mrs. Lopez, e.g. : SRA
21. Fountain specialty : BANANASPLIT
24. Gwyn and Carter : NELLS
26. Debt memo : IOU
27. Quarry output : GRAVEL
29. Falk role : COLUMBO
33. Ran easily : LOPED
34. Tuchman's "The Proud ___" : TOWER
35. Rental-ad term : APT
37. Employer : USER
38. Goofed : ERRED
39. Biblical preposition : UNTO
40. Snead setup : TEE
41. Poked with the patella : KNEED
42. Work out : TRAIN
43. Svelte : SLENDER
45. Medium's state : TRANCE
46. Captain's record : LOG
47. Spanish city : AVILA
48. Out to lunch : GONEBANANAS
53. Vereen or Blue : BEN
56. Actor Guinness : ALEC
57. Grain crop : MILO
58. School: Fr. : ECOLE
60. Take it easy : REST
61. Geraint's wife : ENID
62. Gold or Ivory : COAST
63. Pans' companions : POTS
64. Fill up : SATE
65. Carries : TOTES
1. Recipe amts. : TSPS
2. Controversial pesticide : ALAR
3. It goeth before a fall : BANANAPEEL
4. Cap : LID
5. Made possible : ENABLED
6. Actor Claude : RAINS
7. Taj Mahal's site : AGRA
8. Hugo's Valjean : JEAN
9. Attacked : ASSAILED
10. Trading-post currency : WAMPUM
11. An exam : ORAL
12. ___ Te Kanawa of the Met : KIRI
13. Orient : EAST
22. The whole enchilada : ALL
23. Acidic : SOUR
25. At any time : EVER
27. Engorge : GLUT
28. Grandifloras : ROSES
29. Kitchen tool : CORER
30. Was in debt : OWED
31. Caribbean sight : BANANABOAT
32. Of vision : OPTIC
34. Gingko or baobab : TREE
36. Musical sound : TONE
38. Chess finales : ENDGAMES
39. Orenburg's river : URAL
41. Bump or lump : KNOB
42. Split into thirds : TRISECT
44. Chooses : ELECTS
45. River-project board: Abbr. : TVA
47. An electrode : ANODE
48. Robin Williams role : GARP
49. Supermarket item : OLEO
50. Snug retreat : NEST
51. "___ Rosa," 1929 song : NINA
52. Landed : ALIT
54. Otherwise : ELSE
55. Wimbledon uprights : NETS
59. Dovecote murmur : COO

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