New York Times, Saturday, April 6, 1991

Author: Roger H. Courtney
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.64, Missing: { J Q V X Z }
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Roger H. Courtney has 10 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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FIVE
2
S
3
T
4
A
5
R
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T
7
A
8
C
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T
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FOUR
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G
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E
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S
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S
P
I
T
E
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A
L
A
R
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W
R
A
P
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P
I
T
T
A
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P
E
R
I
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H
A
R
E
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O
R
L
E
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I
N
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T
E
N
S
E
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T
E
E
S
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N
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U
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M
B
E
R
E
D
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T
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I
A
R
A
S
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A
L
I
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K
31
E
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A
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S
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U
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S
T
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R
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E
O
N
S
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W
I
L
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D
E
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S
I
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P
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A
R
S
O
N
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O
S
A
R
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M
E
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S
A
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E
W
E
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L
I
N
E
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N
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THREE
B
E
A
R
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S
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B
A
S
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E
B
A
L
L
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E
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P
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I
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C
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ONE
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S
A
M
U
E
L
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R
E
N
O
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A
L
T
I
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R
I
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P
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S
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EIGHT
B
A
L
L
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T
O
O
L
65
I
N
E
E
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O
I
L
E
D
67
A
E
R
Y
68
E
D
G
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69
O
A
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© 1991, The New York Times
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1. Kind of general : FIVESTAR
6. Savoir-faire : TACT
10. Moves ahead effectively : FOURGES
14. Malevolence : SPITE
15. Pteroid : ALAR
16. Swaddle : WRAP
17. Brightly colored bird : PITTA
18. Persian sprite : PERI
19. Rabbit's big brother? : HARE
20. Wreath on a knight's helmet : ORLE
21. Acute, as a fire : INTENSE
23. Golf gadgets : TEES
24. Like some of this puzzle's words : NUMBERED
27. Bejeweled headdresses : TIARAS
29. Very similar : ALIKE
32. Inst. in Montgomery, Ala. : ASU
35. The slammer : STIR
36. Eternities : EONS
37. Dorian Gray's creator : WILDE
39. Small taste : SIP
41. Malicious burning : ARSON
42. Glacial ridges : OSAR
43. Cartouche : MESA
45. Mama sheep : EWE
46. Tablecloths : LINEN
48. Ursine bed owners : THREEBEARS
50. Howard Johnson's game : BASEBALL
52. D. W. Griffith product : EPIC
56. Book of the Old Testament : ONESAMUEL
58. El ___, Okla. : RENO
59. Choir voices : ALTI
60. Tears asunder : RIPS
63. Never get behind this! : EIGHTBALL
64. Adze, for one : TOOL
65. Arrow poison : INEE
66. Cleaned a rifle : OILED
67. Ethereal : AERY
68. Flange : EDGE
69. Baking kilns : OASTS
1. Fin : FIVESPOT
2. Steeple : SPIRE
3. Appellation : TITLE
4. Certify : ATTEST
5. U.S. Govt. org. : REA
6. Spigot : TAP
7. Pub brew : ALE
8. West Indian group : CARIBS
9. Threefold : TRINE
10. Small truck : FOURWHEELER
11. Flamboyant : GRANDIOSE
12. Teacups' handles : EARS
13. Graf ___ : SPEE
22. Refrain part : TRA
24. Late singer Cole : NAT
25. "Battle Cry" author : URIS
26. Xylophone's kin : MARIMBA
28. Suffix with expert : ISE
30. Perceive : KNOW
31. Slave of yore : ESNE
32. Truant G.I. : AWOL
33. Pablo's assent : SISI
34. Mongolia's capital : ULANBATOR
38. In a visionary way : DREAMILY
40. Pare : PEEL
41. Swiss river : AAR
44. Gal of songdom : SAL
47. La. inst. : NSU
48. "___ mice" : THREEBLIND
49. Yugoslav republic : SERBIA
51. Spooky : EERIE
53. Resounds : PEALS
54. Small bay : INLET
55. No cure for these! : COLDS
56. ___ time (separately) : ONEATA
57. Blackthorn : SLOE
61. Dowel : PEG
62. Understand : SEE
63. Kind of long-distance number : EIGHTOO

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