New York Times, Thursday, May 28, 1987

Author: Whitten
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
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© 1987, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Hot seasoning : CHILI
6. Stupid, clumsy fellows : OAFS
10. Long-running TV hit : MASH
14. Navigational system : LORAN
15. Bridge thrill : SLAM
16. French magazine : ELLE
17. Not together : APART
18. Location : SITE
19. Barge : SCOW
20. Routine : ROTE
21. Conflicts : CLASHES
23. Bonnie Franklin TV hit : ONEDAYATATIME
28. Fluffy fare : OMELET
29. Actors' club : LAMBS
32. Viper : ASP
35. Torment : BAIT
36. Radial, e.g. : TIRE
37. MacLaine-Mitchum film: 1962 : TWOFORTHESEESAW
42. Argentine timber tree : TALA
43. Israeli airline : ELAL
44. N.F.L. six-pointers : TDS
45. Bring together : UNITE
47. Garbo and Nissen : GRETAS
49. John Ritter TV hit : THREESCOMPANY
54. Edmonton's province : ALBERTA
56. Widow of Ernie K. : EDIE
57. Sullen : DOUR
58. Encourage : URGE
61. City in Fla. : OCALA
62. Farm measure : ACRE
63. College V.I.P. : DEAN
64. Monetary penalties : FINES
65. Temper : MOOD
66. Selvage : EDGE
67. Lucullan event : FEAST
1. Mild cigar : CLARO
2. Dr. Seuss's "___ Pop" : HOPON
3. Heated : IRATE
4. Violinist Jaime ___ : LAREDO
5. Savings-acct. entry : INT
6. C.I.A. forerunner : OSS
7. Boxing great : ALI
8. Rich political contributor : FATCAT
9. Small, silvery fish : SMELT
10. Chow-hall friend : MESSMATE
11. Les Whitten novel, with "The" : ALCHEMIST
12. Type of gin : SLOE
13. Chops : HEWS
22. Suffer : AIL
24. Early pulpit : AMBO
25. Once around Sol : YEAR
26. Lodged : ALIT
27. Animal chains : TETHERS
30. Thin wire nail : BRAD
31. Emulates Dorcas : SEWS
32. Aleutian island : ATTU
33. Grown cygnet : SWAN
34. U.S.S.R. bigwigs : POLITBURO
38. Begot : FATHERED
39. Energy source: Abbr. : ELEC
40. Japanese statesman : SATO
41. Babylonian neighbor : ELAM
46. Goof : ERR
47. Harnessed : GEARED
48. Coin : SPECIE
50. Paganini offering : ETUDE
51. City in Turkey : ADANA
52. McKinley's birthplace in Ohio : NILES
53. Leavening : YEAST
54. Rock star Ant : ADAM
55. Crazy : LOCO
59. Boffo producer : GAG
60. Chemical suffix : ENE
61. Switch position : OFF

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