New York Times, Thursday, July 2, 1992

Author: Paul Matwychuk
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 5
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© 1992, The New York Times
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1. Bout : SCRAP
6. Work: Sp. : OBRA
10. Still asleep : ABED
14. Small African antelope : ORIBI
15. With 64 Across, "The Four Seasons" director : ALAN
16. "I Love Paris" Porter : COLE
17. Punch dispenser : LADLE
18. Agreement symbol : HANDSHAKE
20. Lily Tomlin's definition of 47 Across: Part I : ITSABSURDITY
22. Use 48 Down : ZAP
23. "I could ___ horse!" : EATA
24. Joined in matrimony : WED
27. Puritan ordinance : BLUELAW
31. Author Calvino : ITALO
33. Hightailed it : RAN
34. Definition: Part II : DRESSEDUPIN
38. Exxon, once : ESSO
40. Antidote : SERUM
41. Dog's worst enemy : TICK
42. Definition: Part III : ATHREEPIECE
45. Dead heat : TIE
46. Kettering's partner : SLOAN
47. See 20 Across : REALITY
49. Mast chain : TYE
50. Dried out : SERE
54. The Jurassic, e.g. : ERA
55. End of the definition : BUSINESSSUIT
60. Noteworthy, as a day : REDLETTER
63. Andrew Wyeth subject : HELGA
64. See 15 Across : ALDA
65. Canto-writing Pound : EZRA
66. Words after ready or whether : ORNOT
67. Story about Zeus, e.g. : MYTH
68. Small island : EYOT
69. Despots : TSARS
1. One-man performances : SOLI
2. Supporter's suffix : CRAT
3. Exterminates : RIDS
4. Like Hell : ABLAZE
5. Dappled : PIEBALD
6. Pacific resort spot : OAHU
7. Tantara : BLARE
8. Director Haines : RANDA
9. "___ came to pass . . . ": Luke 2:1 : ANDIT
10. Arthritic : ACHY
11. Frequent Dietrich prop : BOA
12. Moose's cousin : ELK
13. Brown of the Celtics : DEE
19. Steeped in dignity : STAID
21. Underpopulated : SPARSE
24. Large deer : WAPITI
25. Draw out : ELICIT
26. Emblem for Clinton : DONKEY
27. Kind of plate : BREAST
28. In conclusion : LASTLY
29. Remove a clog : UNSHOE
30. Emulate Niobe : WEEP
32. Howard Carter's discovery : TUT
35. ___ Lanka : SRI
36. Plaintiff : SUER
37. Trebek and Sajak : EMCEES
39. Mouths : ORA
43. Come next : ENSUE
44. Hearing range : EARSHOT
48. "Star Wars" weapons : LASERS
51. First name in cosmetics : ESTEE
52. Swank : RITZY
53. It follows diciembre : ENERO
55. Tasteless : BLAH
56. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
57. Forearm bone : ULNA
58. A 1975 Marty Feldman role : IGOR
59. Uses a shuttle : TATS
60. Butt into : RAM
61. Bert Parks's replacement : ELY
62. Banned insecticide : DDT

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