New York Times, Monday, March 13, 1989

Author:Asnas
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.54)
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Across Down
1. Quay : WHARF
6. Iota : JOT
9. On a grand scale : EPIC
13. Correo ___ (Spanish airmail) : AEREO
14. Big brass item : TUBA
15. Verdi heroine : AIDA
16. Young chicken : FRIER
17. Opposed : ANTI
18. Fairy-tale word : UPON
19. Acts silly : FOOLSAROUND
22. High rails, as in Chi. : ELS
23. Lithe : LISSOM
24. Endure : STAND
26. Habitat: Comb. form : ECO
27. Fat : OBESE
30. Lodge member : MOOSE
33. Avoid : SKIRT
34. Planted : SOWED
35. Party : BASH
38. Gypsy's card : TAROT
41. Make cardigans : KNIT
42. Montreal nine : EXPOS
44. Pit : ABYSS
46. ___ firma : TERRA
47. Overturned a glass of milk : SPILT
48. Govt. "cleanup" agency : EPA
51. ___ pink (healthy) : INTHE
53. Chalk's effacer : ERASER
55. Biddy : HEN
57. Diverted : SIDETRACKED
60. Impulse : URGE
62. Verne captain : NEMO
63. Linen fabric : TOILE
64. Oaf : LOUT
65. Seize : GRIP
66. Vocalist in "Stop the Music" : ARMEN
67. Venomous snakes : ASPS
68. Superlative suffix : EST
69. Scornful sound : SNORT
1. Puckered pancake : WAFFLE
2. Valorous : HEROIC
3. Recitative-song mixture : ARIOSO
4. Film spools : REELS
5. Renounced : FORSOOK
6. Jupiter's mate : JUNO
7. Insensitive : OBTUSE
8. Contaminate : TAINT
9. ___ de Cologne : EAU
10. "Shush!" : PIPEDOWN
11. Object of worship : IDOL
12. Fires : CANS
14. Sailor : TAR
20. Circuit; bounds : AMBIT
21. Beavers' creations : DAMS
25. Cozy corners : NOOKS
28. Memorable period : ERA
29. Thong : STRAP
31. Spotted whale : SEI
32. Time-zone abbr. : EDT
33. Fleeced : SHORN
35. Wager : BET
36. Cutting tool : AXE
37. Sprout : SPRINGUP
39. Sash for a geisha : OBI
40. Part of M.T.M. : TYLER
43. Col. admission exams : SATS
45. Diva Teresa : STRATAS
47. Ceremonial dinners at Passover : SEDERS
48. Indigenous Alaskan : ESKIMO
49. Kitchen utensil : PEELER
50. Impassioned : ARDENT
52. Door part : HINGE
54. Oak nut : ACORN
55. Hip-swaying dance : HULA
56. Greek love god : EROS
58. Exude : EMIT
59. ___ banana (burlesque bigwig) : TOP
61. French connectives : ETS

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