New York Times, Monday, July 26, 1993

Author:John Brobst
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 50, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Mr. Ziegfeld : FLO
4. Summit : TOP
7. Driving instructor's command : PARK
11. Oyster's home : BED
12. More bashful : SHIER
14. High nest : AERIE
15. Summertime holiday : INDEPENDENCEDAY
18. Nobel chemist Onsager: 1968 : LARS
19. Besmirch : SOIL
20. ___-majesté : LESE
23. I.R.S. payback : REFUND
25. Partner of wide : FAR
28. Orals, e.g. : EXAMS
30. Aladdin had one : LAMP
31. Split : RIVE
32. Carousals : SPREES
34. Salt at Maxim's : SEL
35. Kuwaiti or Omani : ARAB
36. Newman-Woodward film, with "The": 1958 : LONGHOTSUMMER
39. ___ Blanc : MONT
40. Humorist Burrows : ABE
41. Yield : SUBMIT
43. Units of energy : ERGS
44. Hang fire : PEND
46. Frozen dessert : GLACE
47. Legal matter : RES
48. Eddy or Riddle : NELSON
50. An arrow poison : INEE
51. Half of MCCCII : DCLI
52. House plant : FERN
54. Uncomfortable summer period : DOGDAYSOFAUGUST
61. A Perón : EVITA
62. Genuflected : KNELT
63. Actor in "The Crying Game" : REA
64. Drilling equipment : RIGS
65. Lawn filler : SOD
66. Paddock has-been : NAG
1. Agcy. that Hoover headed : FBI
2. Actor Cariou : LEN
3. Outlandish : ODD
4. Yuletide decoration : TINSEL
5. Ref. book : OED
6. Takes for granted : PRESUMES
7. Pare : PEEL
8. Suffix with dull : ARD
9. Inlet : RIA
10. Largo or West : KEY
12. Mineral spring : SPA
13. Mister, in Bonn : HERR
14. Type of rock or rain : ACID
16. Chemistry's basics : ELEMENTS
17. Perplex : NONPLUS
20. Bandleader Brown : LES
21. Examine closely : EXPLORE
22. Polynesian garments : SARONGS
24. Attaches : FASTENS
25. Stoker : FIREMAN
26. Greed : AVARICE
27. Johnny ___ of the C.S.A. : REB
29. Part, in geom. : SEG
31. Aimless : RAMBLING
33. Like a beauty queen : SHAPELY
37. Structures like the Washington Monument : OBELISKS
38. Stein's kin : MUG
39. Debussy's "La ___" : MER
42. Golf gadget : TEE
45. Removed one's hat : DOFFED
48. Basketball tourn. won by N. C.: 1993 : NCAA
49. Actress Patricia : NEAL
51. Banned sprays : DDTS
53. Groove : RUT
54. "___ Rosenkavalier" : DER
55. Egg: Comb. form : OVI
56. Captain's boat : GIG
57. Yoko ___ : ONO
58. Coffee maker : URN
59. Caspian or Coral : SEA
60. Label : TAG

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