Bernice Gordon
Bernice Gordon 

New York Times, Wednesday, May 12, 1993

Author: Bernice Gordon
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { F J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 86, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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© 1993, The New York Times
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1. Interpose : MEDIATE
8. Log-company employee : SWAMPER
15. Any qualified voter : ELECTOR
16. Abélard's pupil : HELOISE
17. Dweller in Lhasa : TIBETAN
18. Factor : ELEMENT
19. Was a model for Wyeth : SAT
20. Summer drinks : ADES
22. Unrefined oils : CRUDES
23. Word on a towel : HIS
24. They often thicken : PLOTS
26. "Kiss Me ___": Herbert : AGAIN
29. Finland, to the Finns : SUOMI
30. Pair : DUO
33. James or Michael of films : DUNN
34. Director Spielberg : STEVEN
35. Breaks on TV : ADS
36. Order : MANDATE
38. Of a rye fungus : ERGOTIC
40. "___ Got a Secret" : IVE
41. Ryun et al. : MILERS
43. Actress Rowlands : GENA
44. I.R.S. payment : TAX
45. "The way to ___ heart . . . " : AMANS
46. Church officer : ELDER
47. Table accessory : CRUET
48. Remove abruptly : AXE
49. Informal : CASUAL
52. Give forth : EMIT
54. Cerastes : ASP
57. Hellish : AVERNAL
59. For the best results : IDEALLY
61. Robert Blake role : BARETTA
62. Mythical creature : CENTAUR
63. Cut : SLASHED
64. Top-hatted star : ASTAIRE
1. Shea nine : METS
2. Lamb : ELIA
3. Red item : DEBT
4. Surface for Hamill : ICE
5. Reach one's goal : ATTAIN
6. Loathsome people : TOADS
7. Pelagic fish-eater : ERNE
8. Andress film : SHE
9. Greeting party : WELCOMERS
10. Siren's function : ALERTING
11. God of mockery : MOMUS
12. ___ Piper : PIED
13. Medieval laborer : ESNE
14. Macerates : RETS
21. Gush forth : SPUE
23. Stag's mate : HIND
25. Hero and Leander, e.g. : LOVERS
26. Own up to : ADMIT
27. Tropical fruit : GUAVA
28. Eli, often : ANNEX
29. Stone pillars : STELAE
30. Took out : DATED
31. Commune in Italy : UDINE
32. Author Wilde : OSCAR
34. Arouse : STIMULATE
37. Imaginary undying flower : AMARANTH
39. Golfer Brett ___ : OGLE
42. Duck, in Dortmund : ENTE
46. Magnitude : EXTENT
47. Quacks' products : CURES
48. Assistants : AIDES
49. Hacks : CABS
50. Of grandparents : AVAL
51. Vital fluids : SERA
53. Muscovite : MICA
54. Range in Asia : ALAI
55. Aspersion : SLUR
56. Combustible heap : PYRE
58. Youngster : LAD
60. ___ loss for words : ATA

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