New York Times, Saturday, July 11, 1987

Author:Edward Bobb
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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© 1987, The New York Times
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1. "___ soit qui mal y pense" : HONI
5. Utter : EMIT
9. Confound : ABASH
14. Kin of Bunyan's Babe : OXEN
15. One of Dinah's avengers : LEVI
16. Vanquished, to Vincenzo : VINTO
17. Bone anagram : EBON
18. Lamentation : MOAN
19. Boredom : ENNUI
20. Fifth diatonic tone : SOL
21. Break followers : DOWNSANDUPS
23. Bis : TWICE
25. Esophagus : GULLET
26. Portuguese saint : TOME
28. Peep show : RAREE
30. Racial : ETHNIC
32. Parker of N.F.L. fame : ACE
33. Top quality? : SPIN
37. Year in the reign of Claudius I : LII
38. Brake : THICKET
41. "___ Blue?": 1929 song : AMI
42. A Gary of the P.G.A. : KOCH
44. Center of a palindrome : ERE
45. Chest : THORAX
47. Pot user : EELER
49. Hordeolum sound : OINK
50. A Fury : ALECTO
53. Where Katmandu is : NEPAL
56. Break followers : FASTANDNECK
61. Palter : LIE
62. Ready for use : ONTAP
63. Seed, at Wimbledon : RATE
64. Break, in a way : TAME
65. Honor, in Napoli : ONORE
66. Arrow poison : UPAS
67. Sent a puck too far : ICED
68. Kidneys : TYPES
69. Shed : MOLT
70. North Sea feeder : TEES
1. "The Lockhorns" cartoonist : HOEST
2. River bend : OXBOW
3. Designating a Stone Age period : NEOLITHIC
4. Caravansary : INN
5. Admiral Zumwalt Jr. : ELMO
6. Garfield call : MEOW
7. ___ III Vasilievich : IVAN
8. Items in a Londoner's pantry : TINS
9. Way or means : AVENUE
10. Hobos' burdens : BINDLES
11. Abolish : ANNUL
12. Medicated compress : STUPE
13. Signal flags, at sea : HOIST
21. Resign : DEMIT
22. Express approval for : AGREETO
24. Kind of game : CON
27. Level of responsibility : ECHELON
28. Black snake : RACER
29. Part of A.A. fire : ACK
30. Color also called lama : ELK
31. Lasswell's "___ Pepe" : TIO
34. Atlantic City locale : PARKPLACE
35. One of the Hoggs : IMA
36. "Sticks ___ Hicks Pix" : NIX
39. Rage : IRE
40. Muse : THINK
43. Metric measure : HECTARE
46. Bill often passed : ONE
48. Encampments : ETAPES
50. Via shank's mare : AFOOT
51. Upton Sinclair's Budd : LANNY
52. Bar at the bar : ESTOP
54. Actress Anouk ___ : AIMEE
55. City in Ala. : LEEDS
57. Kind of stick : DRUM
58. Amazon feeder : NAPO
59. Lat. catchall : ETAL
60. Girdle of Venus : CEST
64. Mouse preceder : TIT

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