New York Times, Saturday, April 8, 1989

Author: William E. Heinemann
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Min Word Len: 4, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Buffet : TOSS
5. Beat it! : SCAT
9. Refuges of a sort : OASES
14. "___ homo!" : ECCE
15. Animosity : HATE
16. Blow Z's : SNORE
17. Statistician's concern : MEAN
18. Horn, in Honduras : ASTA
19. Lazybones : IDLER
20. Muses' mountain : PARNASSUS
22. Uneven : EROSE
23. Spanish princess : INFANTA
24. Zaragoza's river : EBRO
26. Zest : TANG
28. Shun : ESCHEW
32. Shalom : PEACE
36. Easy mark : DUPE
38. Obsidian source : LAVA
39. Hankering : ITCH
40. Carts for heavy loads : DRAYS
41. Tami who played Pippi : ERIN
42. Catamount : PUMA
43. Tinkled : RANG
44. Carpet fiber : ISTLE
45. Saw-toothed ridge : SIERRA
47. Jerusalem's Mosque of ___ : OMAR
49. Whitman's "barbaric" sound : YAWP
51. Piles up : AMASSES
56. "Her ___," Selleck film : ALIBI
59. Like a mythical strong man : ATLANTEAN
61. Caisson worker's affliction : BENDS
62. Kind of cloth : LOIN
63. Consequently : ERGO
64. Hitchcockian : EERIE
65. Ellington's "___ Indigo" : MOOD
66. Ad infinitum : EVER
67. Dolly Varden, e.g. : DRESS
68. Soprano Moffo : ANNA
69. Flippant : PERT
1. Beats, for Bach : TEMPI
2. Singer Billy ___ : OCEAN
3. Babushka : SCARF
4. Cassia shrub : SENNA
5. Kind of daisy : SHASTA
6. Prophet of doom : CASSANDRA
7. Aleutian island : ATTU
8. Rib : TEASE
9. Willows : OSIERS
10. Legendary lion tamer? : ANDROCLES
11. "Star Wars" captain : SOLO
12. "Todo Mi Amor ___ Tú," M. Jackson song : ERES
13. Shriveled : SERE
21. Date preceder : ANTE
25. Honey bunch : BEES
27. Fertilizer : GUANO
29. "Blue Moon" lyricist : HART
30. Mischief : EVIL
31. Peter out : WANE
32. Gladys Knight's companions : PIPS
33. Traveler's small case : ETUI
34. Pinnacle : ACME
35. Whirlpool monster off Sicily : CHARYBDIS
37. Doting legendary sculptor : PYGMALION
40. Attract : DRAW
44. Turkish neighbor : IRAN
46. Poker plays : RAISES
48. Ballerina McKerrow : AMANDA
50. Capital of Majorca : PALMA
52. Expensive : STEEP
53. Start a game with Graf : SERVE
54. Enthusiastic : EAGER
55. Guffaw : SNORT
56. Retired : ABED
57. Wolf's look : LEER
58. Anent : INRE
60. Jet's wide receiver : TOON

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