New York Times, Tuesday, April 14, 1992

Author: Christy Ridley
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Topgallant : MAST
5. Friend, in Lima : AMIGO
10. Food fish : SHAD
14. Wings: Lat. : ALAE
15. More sagacious : WISER
16. Part of TV : TELE
17. Gulf Coast fish : PAINTEDMACKEREL
20. Part of R.S.V.P. : SIL
21. Circus performer : RIDER
22. Notched, as a leaf : EROSE
23. Mr. Berra : YOGI
24. Before, to Keats : ERE
25. Large-sized rainbow : STEELHEADTROUT
32. ___ reef : CORAL
33. Cab. head : SECY
34. Tavern : PUB
36. Les √Čtats-___ : UNIS
37. Pull in a pike : CATCH
39. First-rate : AONE
40. Half boot : PAC
41. Controversial apple spray : ALAR
42. Armbones : ULNAE
43. Sport fish : LARGEMOUTHBASS
47. In what way : HOW
48. River of Egypt : NILE
49. Happen : OCCUR
52. Monetary unit of Nigeria : NAIRA
54. Sheep sound : BAA
57. "Teach me to hear ___": Donne : MERMAIDSSINGING
60. Swift horse : ARAB
61. "___ a Hot Tin Roof" : CATON
62. Road for Romulus : ITER
63. Capital of Italia : ROMA
64. Adding, with "out" : EKING
65. Japanese clogs : GETA
1. Charts : MAPS
2. Jai ___ : ALAI
3. Voyage : SAIL
4. X : TEN
5. "Anchors ___" : AWEIGH
6. U.S.N.A. student : MIDDIE
7. "Woe ___!" : ISME
8. Tackle; rigging : GEAR
9. Grampus : ORC
10. Sound system : STEREO
11. Valorous one : HERO
12. Pub drinks : ALES
13. Erase : DELE
18. Fish on the move : TROLL
19. A county of Ireland : KERRY
23. Negators of nays : YEAS
24. Limn with acids : ETCH
25. Porgy : SCUP
26. Of keys and chords : TONAL
27. Writer Jong : ERICA
28. Houston ballplayer : ASTRO
29. Last mo. : DEC
30. "Once ___ time . . . " : UPONA
31. Albacore and bluefin : TUNAS
35. Buzzers : BEES
37. Ball of thread : CLEW
38. Old Dutch wine measure : AAM
39. Dawns, in Italia : ALBE
41. Marketplace : AGORA
42. Lancer in a European army : UHLAN
44. Latin dance : RHUMBA
45. A sounding together : UNISON
46. Adjective for a trek : TIRING
49. General Bradley : OMAR
50. Marine food fish : CERO
51. Pack tightly : CRAM
52. Its cap. is Bismarck : NDAK
53. ___ spumante : ASTI
54. Nibble or strike : BITE
55. "They have prepared ___ . . . ": Psalm 57 : ANET
56. Pearl Mosque city : AGRA
58. Chill : ICE
59. Captain's boat : GIG

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