New York Times, Saturday, April 17, 1993

Author: Kevin Boyle
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 29, Avg Word Len: 5.44, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 100, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
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1. Drop the last syllable : APOCOPATE
10. ___ lazuli : LAPIS
15. Boccaccio's "The ___" : DECAMERON
16. Praying figure : ORANT
17. Lethargy : INANITION
18. Dead surface : MATTE
19. Guitarist Farlow : TAL
20. Exam taker : TESTEE
22. SW Calif. city : BREA
23. Baseball rubber : SLAB
25. Spike the punch anew : RELACE
27. Mil. weapons : ORD
28. Muttons : EMS
30. Alaska's first elected governor : EGAN
31. XXVIII x II : LVI
32. Outpouring : SPATE
35. Dwight's infamous foe : ADOLF
36. U.S. Shaker sect founder : LEE
37. Instrument of thought : ORGANON
39. Cleans up : NEATENS
41. Time lapse : LAG
42. Drum set : TRAPS
44. Youngest son : CADET
45. Air: Comb. form : AER
46. Woody's boy : ARLO
47. Cosset : PET
48. Phoenix-to-Flagstaff dir. : NNE
49. Precious stone : LIGURE
51. "___ not much the worse for wear": Cowper : AHAT
55. ___ breakfast (hodgepodge), in Canada : DOGS
57. Endymion's lover : SELENE
59. Aesc : ASH
60. Telecommunicated messages : EMAIL
62. Tall water tank : STANDPIPE
64. Kind of rocket : RETRO
65. Wets; moistens : IRRIGATES
66. Old blades : SNEES
67. Shakespearean play about a British ruler : CYMBELINE
1. Entries : ADITS
2. Kind of code or colony : PENAL
3. Central Fla. city : OCALA
4. Jug : CAN
5. Forbear : OMIT
6. Actress Bernadette ___ : PETERS
7. Get up : ARISE
8. Emulated Galway : TOOTLED
9. Nine-sided figures : ENNEAGONS
10. Actor Herbert ___ : LOM
11. Swift steed : ARAB
12. Pounded a beat : PATROLLED
13. Mediate : INTERVENE
14. Most firm : STEADIEST
21. Shell; pod: Fr. : ECALE
24. VCR tape format : BETA
26. Write on the cover : ENFACE
29. Of the chin : MENTAL
32. Map cases : SOLANDERS
33. Roman citizen's first name : PRAENOMEN
34. Total : AGGREGATE
35. Agent allaying pain : ANALGESIC
38. Galloon : ORRIS
40. Cheerio! : TATA
43. Big business in Ark. : POULTRY
47. Writing tip : PENNIB
50. Provide more ammunition : REARM
52. Republic on Hispaniola : HAITI
53. Shaking like a leaf : ASPEN
54. William Carlos Williams poem : THESE
56. Quadruped's pop : SIRE
58. Sidle : EDGE
61. ___ Alamos : LOS
63. "Destination Moon" producer : PAL

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