New York Times, Thursday, June 25, 1992

Author:Bryant White
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 45, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q W }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Marten's cousin : SABLE
6. Festival : GALA
10. Scoundrel: Slang : SCAB
14. Epic account : ILIAD
15. Suntan-lotion ingredient : ALOE
16. Vague : HAZY
17. Draft horses : PERCHERONS
19. In ___ (bogged down) : ARUT
20. Anguineous creature : EEL
21. Young fellow : SPRIG
22. Prefix with meditated : PRE
23. Sharpens razors : HONES
25. Homophone for seize : CEES
26. Harvest deity : OPS
29. Kitty : POT
30. Post for a harbor house : STILT
32. Supply : PROVIDE
34. Free from discord : TUNABLE
37. Cribbage stock : TALON
38. Millet : GRAIN
39. Scorified ore : SMELTED
42. Of the ocean : PELAGIC
44. Mosconi shot : MASSE
45. Fury : IRE
46. German personal pronoun : SIE
47. Cáfe handout : MENU
49. Winter apparel : PARKA
51. Mongolian river : IRO
52. Counts calories : DIETS
54. Mental confusion : FOG
57. Money in Mashhad : RIAL
59. Food-poisoning bacteria : SALMONELLA
61. Epsilon's trailer : ZETA
62. Wight, e.g. : ISLE
63. Sultan's decree : IRADE
64. Deadly pale : ASHY
65. Capital of Calvados : CAEN
66. TV image component : PIXEL
1. Cleveland Browns QB: 1974-83 : SIPE
2. Opposite of aweather : ALEE
3. Rotate a log : BIRL
4. Sealing-wax substance : LAC
5. Anglo-Saxon letters : EDHS
6. Spanish device for capital punishment : GARROTE
7. Bitter purgative : ALOIN
8. Most extensive : LONGEST
9. Roman bronze : AES
10. Shinto temple : SHA
11. Satchels : CARPETBAGS
12. Blue pigment : AZURE
13. Climbing species of pepper : BYTES
18. High priest's garment : EPHOD
24. V's predecessors : STU
25. Barton or Maass : CLARA
26. Makes a choice : OPTS
27. Hyde Park carriage : PRAM
28. Vow of extreme importance : SOLEMNOATH
29. They have four gills each : PINTS
31. Londoner's hearth : INGLE
33. ___-vent (meaty patty) : VOLAU
35. Year in the reign of Claudius I : LIII
36. Suffix with infer : ENCE
40. Clairvoyant's abbr. : ESP
41. ___ doornail : DEADASA
42. Former foot soldiers : PIKEMEN
43. A sister of Melpomene : ERATO
47. Persian title of honor : MIRZA
48. Cherokees' kin : ERIES
50. Lunar valley : RILLE
53. Use scissors : SNIP
54. Linen source : FLAX
55. Ye ___ Tea Shoppe : OLDE
56. Speaker of Manx : GAEL
58. Wager : LAY
59. Thus, to Ovid : SIC
60. Silkworm : ERI

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