New York Times, Tuesday, April 11, 1989

Author:Peter Swift
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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Across Down
1. Gripe : BEEF
5. Worry : FRET
9. Fighter Max : BAER
13. Hawkeye portrayer : ALDA
14. Dagger's partner : CLOAK
15. ___-European : INDO
16. Actress in "The House on 92nd Street" : SIGNEHASSO
18. Make a sweater : KNIT
19. Door opener : KEY
20. Wine from Hungary or Calif. : TOKAY
21. Giggle : TEHEE
22. A mushroom : MOREL
23. Soft drink : SODA
24. Send back : REMAND
27. Social lion : IDOL
29. Genetic letters : RNA
32. Girasol : OPAL
33. Delusion's partner : SNARE
34. "___ Kapital" : DAS
35. Actress in "The Blue Angel" : MARLENEDIETRICH
39. Opera part : ACT
40. Jungle sounds : ROARS
41. Regarding : INRE
42. To the ___ degree : NTH
43. One of the Near Islands : ATTU
44. Oranges or Indians : OSAGES
46. Church projection : APSE
48. Concert renditions : SOLOS
50. Actress Dressler : MARIE
52. Western resort : ASPEN
53. Weir : DAM
56. Poet Seeger : ALAN
57. Actress in "Camille" : GRETAGARBO
59. Bandleader Sammy : KAYE
60. A memorable Gracie : ALLEN
61. Plenty of horn? : TUBA
62. Woolly animals : EWES
63. Kind of brick : GOLD
64. Verily : AMEN
1. Lie in the sun : BASK
2. Writer Wiesel : ELIE
3. Nervous : EDGY
4. Ardent admirer : FAN
5. Brumal particle : FLAKE
6. Actress in "The Citadel" : ROSALINDRUSSELL
7. Kind of street : EASY
8. Ring decision by a ref : TKO
9. Used a ten-speed vehicle : BIKED
10. Actress in "Holiday": 1930 : ANNHARDING
11. Lou Grant's wife on TV : EDIE
12. Mechanical routine : ROTE
14. Musical triad : CHORD
17. Town on the Thames : ETON
21. Rental sign : TOLET
22. Shaded walk : MALL
23. Tender : SORE
24. Ruth of movies : ROMAN
25. Moon's age on January 1 : EPACT
26. Actress in "Pufnstuf" : MARTHARAYE
28. Raised platform : DAIS
30. Mother-of-pearl : NACRE
31. Conflagration residue : ASHES
33. Kind of belt : SEAT
36. Eliminate : ERASE
37. Memorandum : NOTE
38. Narrow inlets : RIAS
44. N.Y. city : OLEAN
45. Chantey : SONG
47. Longfellow's "murmuring" trees : PINES
49. Made a decision : OPTED
50. ___ believe (pretend) : MAKE
51. "There oughta be ___!" : ALAW
52. One of the Guthries : ARLO
53. Tom-tom : DRUM
54. French clergyman : ABBE
55. Sign of pain : MOAN
57. Joke : GAG
58. ___ loss for words : ATA

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