New York Times, Saturday, March 27, 1993

Author:Kevin Boyle
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 29, Avg Word Len: 5.76, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 106, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "As a beauty I'm not a ___": Euwer : GREATSTAR
10. Dull gray fabrics : DRABS
15. Grounds : RATIONALE
16. Seaport in S Israel : EILAT
17. Extraneous : INORGANIC
18. Curving outward, as furniture : BOMBE
19. Andy Gump's wife : MIN
20. Halt in respiration : APNEA
21. Kemo ___ (the Lone Ranger, to Tonto) : SABE
22. Bind : KNIT
24. Heyerdahl's pet duck : SINBAD
27. 0 : NIL
28. Town NE of Agra : ETAH
29. Make parallel : COLLIMATE
31. A 14-line poem, in Pamplona : SONETO
34. Plays over : REENACTS
35. Author Bontemps : ARNA
37. M.R.I. display : SCAN
38. The X-coordinate of a point : ABSCISSA
42. Islamic spiritual leader: Var. : KHALIF
46. Handbook : VADEMECUM
48. Patriarch : NASI
49. Astronomical Altar : ARA
50. Put away : STORED
52. Org. : ASSN
53. Gambler's gratuity : TOKE
55. Home-improvement projects : REDOS
57. Veneration : AWE
58. Battery terminal : ANODE
60. Vociferous preacher : BOANERGES
62. Old Testament juniper : RETEM
63. Sheds light on : ILLUMINES
64. Capital of Nidwalden : STANS
65. Lace into : CASTIGATE
1. Abolitionists Sarah and Angelina : GRIMKES
2. Broadsided, e.g. : RANINTO
3. Bond, Eden or Orwell : ETONIAN
4. Kind of pocket or hole : AIR
5. Galba's gown : TOGA
6. Passes the breaking point : SNAPS
7. Bitter, as some red wines : TANNIC
8. One who transfers property : ALIENOR
9. Telegraphs again, in a way : RECABLES
10. Society gal : DEB
11. Bravo and Grande : RIOS
12. Yearly conspectus : ALMANAC
13. Sinclair Lewis novel : BABBITT
14. Addison's partner and family : STEELES
23. " . . . auspicious as / ___ of spades": Wilbur : THEACE
25. Smart follower : ALECK
26. Jacob's daughter by Leah : DINAH
30. The indefinite future : MANANA
32. Pursues a neutral policy : TRIMS
33. Assault : ONSET
36. ___ acid (vitamin C) : ASCORBIC
38. Personifications of principles : AVATARS
39. Title created by James I : BARONET
40. Pierre's st. : SDAKOTA
41. Encircling ring of light : AUREOLA
43. Pasta dish : LASAGNA
44. "All love ___": Shelley : ISSWEET
45. Savoir-faire : FINESSE
47. Some exonumia : MEDALS
51. Toroidal pastry : DONUT
54. Land west of Nod : EDEN
56. Tractor-trailer : SEMI
59. Printers' muttons : EMS
61. Tractor-trailer : RIG

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