New York Times, Tuesday, May 14, 1991

Author: Jeanne Wilson
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { B J K X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. First fruit fancier : EVE
4. Adjuvant : AIDE
8. ___ and carry : CASH
12. Uncooked : RAW
13. He puts a gadget to work : USER
14. Shrimp dish : SCAMPI
16. Long river in China : ILI
17. Actress Rowlands : GENA
18. Sweetened : HONIED
19. Parole? : CONQUEST
21. Main dish : ENTREE
22. Monster with 100 eyes : ARGUS
23. Plains Indian : OSAGE
25. Anagram for moat : ATOM
28. Fussed with feathers : PREENED
32. Pal in an oater : PARD
35. Close by : NEAR
37. Trap : SNARE
38. Rickenbacker was one : ACE
39. Exam at Attica? : CONTEST
41. Diaper fastener : PIN
42. Vivacious Spanish singer : CHARO
44. High-priced : DEAR
45. Kind of food : FAST
46. Roman playwright : TERENCE
48. Just the facts, ma'am : DATA
50. Night lights : STARS
52. OPEC ship : OILER
56. Church leader : PASTOR
59. Stir brother? : CONFRERE
62. Yuppies do it : ASPIRE
63. Big name in Norway : OLAF
64. Jackie's second : ARI
65. Acrobatic feats : STUNTS
66. Stand up : RISE
67. Max ___ Sydow, Swedish actor : VON
68. Spicy taste : TANG
69. Observe : NOTE
70. Chi transportation : ELS
1. Author Jong : ERICA
2. Bravery : VALOR
3. J. R. of TV : EWING
4. Grand : AUGUST
5. Words of understanding : ISEE
6. Retreats : DENS
7. Muse for Milton : ERATO
8. Post Exchange : CANTEEN
9. "Abdul Abulbul ___" : AMIR
10. Noted German count : SPEE
11. Leather, once : HIDE
14. Cut : SHEAR
15. Jailbird's exploit? : CONGEST
20. College square : QUAD
24. Mayonnaise, e.g. : SPREAD
26. Yoko : ONO
27. Seamstress, sometimes : MENDER
29. Calif. valley : NAPA
30. Sister of Ares : ERIS
31. Scar on a car : DENT
32. Covenant : PACT
33. Tooth or head problem : ACHE
34. Bring up : REAR
36. Supped : ATE
39. Prisoner's wrongful act? : CONTORT
40. Madrid matron: Abbr. : SRA
43. At ease : RESTING
45. Rural event : FAIR
47. Is concerned : CARES
49. Londoner's candy : TOFFEE
51. Despise : SCORN
53. Part of AWOL : LEAVE
54. Actor Flynn : ERROL
55. Bridle straps : REINS
56. History : PAST
57. Tinseltown terrier : ASTA
58. ___ sugar (cotton candy) : SPUN
60. Medley : OLIO
61. Thomas or Condé : NAST

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