New York Times, Saturday, April 29, 1989

Author: June A. Boggs
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J K Q }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 61, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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1. Make hermetic : SEAL
5. Muslim nomad in Eritrea : AFAR
9. Type of story : FISH
13. Wheel part : AXLE
14. Made cords : SAWED
16. Largest of seven : ASIA
17. Utah? : BHIVESTATE
19. "Moonstruck" star : CHER
20. Do a masseuse's job : RUB
21. Swerve : VEER
22. "___ Stranger," 1955 movie : NOTASA
24. Japanese pearl diver : AMA
25. Native : ENDEMIC
27. Disorder caused by alc. : DTS
28. Noted film reviewer : EBERT
30. Garden shrubs : AZALEAS
32. Tapered seam : DART
33. Tar source : PINE
35. W.W. II agcy. : OSS
36. Key words? : OSAYCANUC
39. Incorporated, in Brit. : LTD
41. Very dry, to an oenophile : BRUT
42. Calif. city : NAPA
45. Cry at a basketball game : DEFENSE
47. Gave one the eye : OGLED
48. Inflated item, sometimes : EGO
49. " . . . ___ deliver thee . . . ": Psalm 91:3 : HESHALL
52. Poet McKuen : ROD
54. Plaid : TARTAN
56. "The King ___" : ANDI
57. Quattro preceder : TRE
58. Cigar ending : ETTE
59. Jamaica site? : CARIBBEANC
62. Bullies : COWS
63. Her symbol was a lyre : ERATO
64. Stratum : TIER
65. Pony : TROT
66. Salver : TRAY
67. Actor Griffith : ANDY
1. Israeli native : SABRA
2. Dug up : EXHUMED
3. Fabled door opener : ALIBABA
4. Bulgarian coin : LEV
5. Acquiescence : ASSENT
6. Ill follower : FATED
7. Mindful : AWARE
8. Saturate flax : RET
9. Actuality : FACT
10. Visors? : ISHADES
11. Naps, in Navarra : SIESTAS
12. Badger : HARASS
15. Habitué : DENIZEN
18. Turns inside out : EVERTS
23. Wood sorrel : OCA
26. ___-arms (soldier) : MANAT
29. Molder : ERODE
31. A close call : LOCAL
33. Piles of combustibles : PYRES
34. "Not if ___ first"? : ICU
37. Lack : ABSENCE
38. Far from fluent : UNGLIB
39. Bequeather : LEGATOR
40. "No, No, Nanette" number? : TFORTWO
43. Relate : PERTAIN
44. Like a Christmas tree : ADORNED
45. Spot : DETECT
46. ___ Trang, Vietnamese port : NHA
47. Type of network : OLDBOY
50. City in Ethiopia : HARAR
51. Actress Gillette : ANITA
53. Belittle : DECRY
55. Proof : TEST
60. Jazz pianist Tatum : ART
61. H in the Greek alphabet : ETA

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