New York Times, Thursday, May 21, 1987

Author:Elaine George
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 263 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Demesne house : MANOR
6. Purfle : HEM
9. Coll. houses : FRATS
14. Run off to wed : ELOPE
15. Japanese woman diver : AMA
16. Lumberjacks' contest : ROLEO
17. Hock and sack : WINES
18. A buoy : NUN
19. In any way : ATALL
20. Magpie's activity : STORING
22. Walled up : IMMURED
24. "___ Death": Grieg : ASES
25. First son : CAIN
26. Thirty, in Paris : TRENTE
29. Veto : TURNDOWN
33. Some are controlled : RENTS
34. Bank client : MORTGAGEE
35. Wood sorrel : OCA
36. Causes of harm : BANES
37. Ordinance : LAW
38. Excels : OUTSHINES
41. Holey utensil : SIEVE
43. Makes believe : PRETENDS
44. Welty's "The ___ Heart" : PONDER
45. Sister in a Chekhov play : OLGA
46. Cablegram : WIRE
47. Sale-seeking person : SHOPPER
50. Key West, for Truman : RETREAT
54. Trace : TINGE
55. Exile Amin : IDI
57. Leghorn's land : ITALY
58. Predella topper : ALTAR
59. Cashew, e.g. : NUT
60. Radon, formerly : NITON
61. Burgess creatures : GOOPS
62. Episcopy : SEE
63. Canadian peninsula : GASPE
1. British royal stables : MEWS
2. Lodged : ALIT
3. Reprimand to tots : NONO
4. Producing an effect : OPERANT
5. Emulates Sam Adams : RESISTS
6. Suspends : HANGS
7. Big bird : EMU
8. Salon treatments : MANICURES
9. Artist's activity : FRAMING
10. Round building : ROTUNDA
11. Opposite of apterous : ALAR
12. Kind of vision : TELE
13. Auctioneer's cry : SOLD
21. Lorna Ridd, ___ Doone : NEE
23. Rialtos : MARTS
26. March along : TROOP
27. What some experiences do : RECUR
28. Akin on mother's side : ENATE
29. Vocal qualities : TONES
30. Gave the glad eye : OGLED
31. Braid : WEAVE
32. Less used : NEWER
34. Small, sweet oranges : MANDARINS
36. Spree : BINGE
39. Temporary : STOPGAP
40. Aides : HELPERS
41. Job for some clerks : SORTING
42. Sluggishness : INERTIA
44. Pandowdy : PIE
46. Emulate Rice or Oates : WRITE
47. Type of party : STAG
48. Hawaiian city : HILO
49. Aware of : ONTO
51. Has vittles : EATS
52. Askew : ALOP
53. Actress Daly : TYNE
56. Fitting : DUE

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