New York Times, Tuesday, April 2, 1991

Author:C. McInerney
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 13, XRef: 0
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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Start of a kindergarten chant : ABCD
5. Told a whopper : LIED
9. Poached-egg pad : HASH
13. Section of London : SOHO
14. "Don't throw bouquets ___" : ATME
15. Receiver : DONEE
16. "It ___ ancient Mariner" : ISAN
17. Mercator's forte : MAPS
18. ___ and wiser : OLDER
19. Grope gamely? : SCRABBLE
21. Loony : WEIRDO
22. Sweetsop : ATIS
23. NBC's parent, formerly : RCA
25. Word companion : DEED
26. Secret messages : CODES
28. Game for a hermit? : SOLITAIRE
30. Rainbow display : HUES
31. She preceded Abby and Ann : DOROTHY
32. "___ Superman!" : ITS
33. Fräulein's one : EIN
34. ___-neck sweater : VEE
35. Beaver's blockade : DAM
38. Got away : ESCAPED
40. Used horsepower? : RODE
41. Trois x sept : VINGTETUN
44. Type of butter : LEMON
45. Polynesian rover : OMOO
46. Knock : RAP
47. Cousin of "Oui, oui" : SISI
48. Victor's share : SPOILS
50. Job advantage? : PATIENCE
54. Gypsum-glue mixture : GESSO
55. Big butte : MESA
56. Origin : ROOT
57. Tomato blight : EDEMA
58. School founded by Henry VI : ETON
59. Close place for cards : VEST
60. Mtg. : SESS
61. Vipers : ASPS
62. "¿Cómo ___ usted?" : ESTA
1. Caution tag : ASIS
2. Anjou kin : BOSC
3. Blatant pretenses : CHARADES
4. Gives : DONATES
5. Fleeced ones : LAMBS
6. Sloped ptg. : ITAL
7. O'Neill's Jones : EMPEROR
8. Manon's ___ Grieux : DES
9. Cukor film: 1938 : HOLIDAY
10. ___ Gromyko : ANDREI
11. Cloud converter : SEEDER
12. "And ___ upon a cherub . . . ": Psalm 18:10 : HERODE
15. Common John : DOE
20. Diva's delight : BIS
21. Stuck around : WAITED
24. Like Satan's hoofs : CLOVEN
26. Ill. city : CHI
27. Not at home : OUT
28. Concert piece : SONATA
29. ___ Game: Harvard vs. Yale : THE
31. Crapshooters : DICERS
33. "C'___ la vie!" : EST
35. Some masks : DOMINOES
36. Fuss : ADO
37. Boys, eventually : MEN
38. Conceits : EGOISMS
39. Geppetto's works : PUPPETS
40. Set aside : RESERVE
41. Range in NE France : VOSGES
42. Hinder : IMPEDE
43. Loops on ropes : NOOSES
44. Double XXVI : LII
47. Laurel and Musial : STANS
49. Mauna ___ : LOA
51. Really wet : ASOP
52. Outlay : COST
53. Sundance Kid's girlfriend : ETTA
55. ___ culpa : MEA

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