New York Times, Friday, May 12, 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: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Event on a rink : SAVE
5. Part song : GLEE
9. Group in a loft : CHOIR
14. Dance : TRIP
15. Nino ___, Italian composer : ROTA
16. Coward's "This ___ Breed" : HAPPY
17. Friend of Antony : EROS
18. ___ out (barely manages) : EKES
19. Obloquy : ABUSE
20. Gdansk dance : POLONAISE
22. Neon and freon : GASES
23. Pundits : SWAMIS
24. Do some mending : DARN
26. Courts' needs : NETS
29. Blockades : SIEGES
33. Encampment : ETAPE
37. Bill Haley's music : ROCKNROLL
39. Gaucho's weapon : BOLA
40. Quashes : KILLS
41. Swedish pop-rock quartet : ABBA
42. "The Girl From Ipanema," e.g. : BOSSANOVA
44. Advantage : ASSET
45. What Burns was to Allen : STOOGE
46. Turkish title : EMIR
48. Droplets of water : DEWS
50. Redresses : RIGHTS
55. "Deck the Halls," for one : CAROL
58. Formal ball : COTILLION
61. Kind of flat : ADOBE
62. Woeful word : ALAS
63. Soprano Moffo : ANNA
64. Toy-shop display : DOLLS
65. Marceau, e.g. : MIME
66. Sambar : DEER
67. Antilles : ISLES
68. Boston orchestra : POPS
69. Chimney on das Haus : ESSE
1. Dance routines : STEPS
2. Pointer : ARROW
3. Pansy : VIOLA
4. College in S England : EPSOM
5. Long-running musical : GREASE
6. Norse god of mischief : LOKI
7. Nice summers : ETES
8. Lightened : EASED
9. Vexation : CHAGRIN
10. Cuban tangolike dances : HABANERAS
11. Beethoven creation : OPUS
12. ___ dixit : IPSE
13. Bread and whisky : RYES
21. Number of Muses : NINE
25. Quizzes : ASKS
27. Pointer Sisters, e.g. : TRIO
28. Decipher : SOLVE
30. Rafts : GOBS
31. Hamburg's river : ELBE
32. Blind section : SLAT
33. Falls back : EBBS
34. Binge : TOOT
35. Further : ALSO
36. Corrida march music : PASODOBLE
38. Quahog : CLAM
40. Apprehended clearly : KNEW
43. Perpetual : AGELESS
44. Seed covering : ARIL
47. Rainbows : IRISES
49. Rascal : SCAMP
51. Forest clearing : GLADE
52. Jazzman Earl (Fatha) ___ : HINES
53. Musical sounds : TONES
54. Small drum : SNARE
55. Muslim judge : CADI
56. Foofaraws : ADOS
57. Beat for Ringo : ROLL
59. Miscellany : OLIO
60. Pack in gently : TAMP

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