New York Times, Thursday, April 14, 1988

Author: Rhonda Kraus
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Catches : BAGS
5. At the peak : ATOP
9. What second-story men do : SWIPE
14. In a frenzy : AMOK
15. Saintly sign : HALO
16. Exemplar : MODEL
17. Cause of Jove's laughter: Juliet : LOVERSPERJURIES
20. Cow : INTIMIDATE
21. Pogo verb : TOLE
22. Zola opus : NANA
23. Yen : ITCH
25. Rotters : CADS
28. Org. for Fleming, Hamill et al. : NSA
30. Cotton thread : LISLE
34. "Exodus" hero : ARI
35. Companion to every : EACH
37. Oozed : SEEPED
38. Parting, to Juliet : SUCHSWEETSORROW
41. Clever : ASTUTE
42. Snacks : EATS
43. Cuckoo : ANI
44. Disgrace : SHAME
45. An NCO : CPL
46. British carbine : STEN
47. Currency in Colombia : PESO
49. Roof edge : EAVE
52. Zodiacal creature : CRAB
55. Homeless ones : TRANSIENTS
60. The lark, to Romeo : HERALDOFTHEMORN
62. Girl in "The Children's Hour" : ALICE
63. Apple or walnut : TREE
64. Eyeglass case : ETUI
65. Certain Borneans : DYAKS
66. Turfs : SODS
67. Like Kant's works : DEEP
1. Indonesian isle : BALI
2. Egyptian sun god : AMON
3. It's located at Wash., D.C. : GOVT
4. Hanks : SKEINS
5. Bret Harte character : AHSIN
6. Imitate Honi Coles : TAPDANCE
7. Olive, to Ovid : OLEA
8. Authority on mercy : PORTIA
9. Dallas inst. : SMU
10. Of greater merit : WORTHIER
11. Personal: Comb. form : IDIO
12. Pare : PEEL
13. Other : ELSE
18. Initials at Woolwich : RMA
19. Word with set or lag : JET
24. Singer Laine's namesakes : CLEOS
25. Houses, in Havana : CASAS
26. In ___ (hurrying) : ARUSH
27. Authoritative pronouncements : DICTA
29. Merino, for one : SHEEP
31. Young herring : SPRAT
32. Former president of Italy : LEONE
33. Newman or Aldrin : EDWIN
35. Name in cosmetics : ESTEE
36. Inspire reverence : AWE
37. Concorde, e.g. : SST
39. Type of whale : HUMPBACK
40. Like Bach, Picasso et al. : TALENTED
45. Certain works in the Louvre : COROTS
46. Appeared : SEEMED
48. Norm: Abbr. : STD
50. Combustion residue : ASHES
51. "C'est la ___" : VIE
52. African country : CHAD
53. Depend : RELY
54. Sortita : ARIA
56. Crew cut's antithesis : AFRO
57. Importance : NOTE
58. Verifiable : TRUE
59. Small piece : SNIP
61. Guitarist Paul : LES

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