New York Times, Friday, March 13, 1992

Author: Ernst Theimer
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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1. Summarize briefly : RECAP
6. Historical periods : ERAS
10. Turkey : FLOP
14. Aromas : ODORS
15. Verdi's equivalent of Juliet : AIDA
16. Wander : ROVE
17. ___ : TARKINGTONNOVEL
20. Merganser : SMEW
21. Pub quaff : ALE
22. Oasis environment : DESERT
23. Lasso : ROPE
25. Genie offering : WISH
26. Lines : STRIAE
29. Sugar source : BEET
30. Fitting : APT
33. Nice Nellies : PRIGS
34. Sleigh : PUNG
35. Eye like Don Juan : OGLE
36. ___ : EIGHTEENDOUBLED
39. Help a felon : ABET
40. Number called : MANY
41. Lieu : STEAD
42. Electrical unit : REL
43. How a pro plays : ABLY
44. Admiral at Jutland : BEATTY
45. Musical reed : OBOE
46. Persian fairy : PERI
47. Household tasks : CHORES
50. Actress Farrow : MIA
51. Assents silently : NODS
55. ___ : LEGALSPEEDLIMIT
58. Merit : EARN
59. Bridge position : EAST
60. Vapid : INANE
61. Guitar ridge : FRET
62. Cart : DRAY
63. Plumed heron : EGRET
1. Decays : ROTS
2. Red-cased cheese : EDAM
3. Apple discard : CORE
4. Inventor of the spinning jenny : ARKWRIGHT
5. Last Greek consonant : PSI
6. Duffer's phantasy : EAGLE
7. Lavabo : RITE
8. Stir; flurry : ADO
9. Home of the Padres : SANDIEGO
10. Next year's sophs : FROSH
11. It's nothing to Seles : LOVE
12. Finished : OVER
13. Hide : PELT
18. Mane site : NAPE
19. Fledgling's abode : NEST
24. Brewer's kiln : OAST
25. Peter Pan's pal : WENDY
26. Asparagus unit : SPEAR
27. Phyle, e.g. : TRIBE
28. Star in Orion : RIGEL
29. Easter V.I.P. : BUNNY
30. Shoelace end : AGLET
31. Fold : PLEAT
32. Woman's one-piece undergarment : TEDDY
34. He painted Washington : PEALE
35. Go-getter's activity? : OBTAINING
37. Like a cameo : EMBOSSED
38. Employer : USER
43. First victim : ABEL
44. Rosary unit : BEAD
45. Sculptured supplicant : ORANT
46. Devoutness : PIETY
47. Musical symbol : CLEF
48. Learn : HEAR
49. Fairy-tale baddie : OGRE
50. Large butte : MESA
52. Literary first name : OMAR
53. Writer S. S. Van ___ : DINE
54. Proofreader's second thought : STET
56. Duffer's goal : PAR
57. Twisted tale : LIE

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