New York Times, Wednesday, May 3, 1989

Author: Kenneth Witte
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 262 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
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1. NW Italian wine center : ASTI
5. Symbol of authority : MACE
9. John Drew was one : ACTOR
14. Midday : NOON
15. Musical Fitzgerald : ELLA
16. Linger : TARRY
17. Remove one's hat : DOFF
18. Rise above the ordinary : SOAR
19. Hackneyed : TRITE
20. Achieves success : TURNSUPTRUMPS
23. "Gassy" beginning : AER
24. Sharpen : HONE
25. Gives a start to : SCARES
28. Inspector Clouseau, frequently : CLUELESS
32. Sat for one's portrait : POSED
33. Descended : ALIT
34. By way of : VIA
35. Achieves success : LANDSONONESFEET
39. Adherent: Suffix : ITE
40. Bell sound : DING
41. Zestful : TANGY
42. Boring : TIRESOME
45. Persiflage : BANTER
46. Antitoxins : SERA
47. Lend a hand : AID
48. Achieves success : MAKESTHEGRADE
54. He hit 61 homers in '61 : MARIS
55. Corn Belt state : IOWA
56. Dudley Do-Right's girl : NELL
58. Soul : ANIMA
59. Peck film, with "The": 1976 : OMEN
60. Festive occasion : GALA
61. Emulate Andrew Carnegie : ENDOW
62. Clodhopper's cousin : NERD
63. Frankfurt's river : ODER
1. Moreover : AND
2. What a chimneysweep sweeps : SOOT
3. Soybeans product : TOFU
4. Describing invisible rays : INFRARED
5. Letter opener : MESSRS
6. Felipe, Jesus or Matty : ALOU
7. Applaud : CLAP
8. Alien, to a Martian : EARTHLING
9. Bring into harmony : ATTUNE
10. Israel's Mount ___ : CARMEL
11. ___ the light fantastic (dance) : TRIP
12. Food scraps : ORTS
13. "Comin' Thro' the ___" : RYE
21. Requires : NEEDS
22. Way to go : ROUTE
25. Bowler's bane : SPLIT
26. Raccoon's relative : COATI
27. Lou Grant portrayer : ASNER
28. "The Boys From Brazil" character : CLONE
29. Happening : EVENT
30. ___ Perilous (Round Table seat) : SIEGE
31. Bacchus attendant : SATYR
33. Disney speciality : ANIMATION
36. Fragrances : ODORS
37. One way up : STAIR
38. Spanish dance : FANDANGO
43. Igloo inhabitant : ESKIMO
44. "Two for the ___," Gibson play : SEESAW
45. ___ baggage (completely) : BAGAND
48. Director Delbert ___ : MANN
49. Jejune : ARID
50. Type of plate or rule : HOME
51. Water pitcher : EWER
52. The Grateful ___ (rock group) : DEAD
53. Model Macpherson : ELLE
54. Dogpatch's Daisy ___ : MAE
57. Malayan gibbon : LAR

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