New York Times, Wednesday, May 8, 1991

Author: C. McInerney
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q Y }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 11, XRef: 1, Spans: 2
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© 1991, The New York Times
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1. His "Cavalier" is laughing : HALS
5. Kind of hanger : STRAP
10. Caruncle : COMB
14. Neb. Indian : OTOE
15. "___ bird upon the earth . . . ": Juvenal : ARARE
16. Drachma part : OBOL
17. Pouch for a pig : POKE
18. Kind of probe : LUNAR
19. Erudition : LORE
20. Mad : SPITTINGBULLETS
23. Handsome, muscular guy : HUNK
24. Thirst quenchers, in a way : OASES
25. Corneille rival : RACINE
28. Ishmael's mother : HAGAR
31. Maurice or Linda : EVANS
32. Visigoth, e.g. : PAGAN
33. Blackjack : SAP
36. Wozzeck's creator : BERG
37. Mad or bored : FEDUP
38. "Winnie ___ Pu" : ILLE
39. Madrid Mrs. : SRA
40. Actress Braga : SONIA
41. Tenth of a grand : CNOTE
42. Best, sometimes : WORST
43. Summer topper : BOATER
44. Photographer Adams : ANSEL
47. File sect. : MISC
48. Mad : BOILINGWITHRAGE
55. Biblical shepherd : ABEL
56. "___ of robins . . . " : ANEST
57. Copied : APED
58. Part of N.B. : BENE
59. Latin teacher's direction : PARSE
60. Stoic Greek : ZENO
61. More's the pity! : ALAS
62. Asseverate : SWEAR
63. Tchr.'s checkup : EXAM
1. Mad as ___ : HOPS
2. At the acme : ATOP
3. He raised Hel : LOKI
4. Mad : SEETHING
5. Brackish : SALINE
6. Elephant's proboscis : TRUNK
7. Pealed : RANG
8. Kuwaiti, e.g. : ARAB
9. Pizarro conquest : PERU
10. Horse or dog tail : COLLAR
11. Heckelphones : OBOES
12. "Le ___ d'Arthur" : MORTE
13. Hallow : BLESS
21. Wine casks : TUNS
22. Bank transaction : LOAN
25. C.S.A. troops : REBS
26. Claim : AVER
27. "___ Mia," 1954 song : CARA
28. ___ coming (deserved) : HADIT
29. Lago contents : AGUA
30. Lacuna : GAP
32. Writes : PENS
33. Change drop : SLOT
34. Der ___ (Adenauer) : ALTE
35. Equal : PEER
37. On behalf of : FOR
38. Mad : INACRAZE
40. One-man shows : SOLI
41. See 33 Across : COSH
42. "Citizen Kane" star : WELLES
43. Acerbic : BITTER
44. Addis ___, Ethiopia : ABABA
45. Memorable munitions man : NOBEL
46. Where Duccio painted : SIENA
47. "___ Solemnis" : MISSA
49. Fuzzy finishes : NAPS
50. Bite : GNAW
51. "The Way We ___" : WERE
52. Cusp : APEX
53. Actress Rowlands : GENA
54. Land of Esau's descendants : EDOM

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