New York Times, Saturday, July 28, 1990

Author:Jesse Roarke
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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© 1990, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Brandenburg ___ : GATE
5. Asia ___ : MINOR
10. Instrument banned by Mao's widow : TUBA
14. Indigo : ANIL
15. Beethoven's "Für ___" : ELISE
16. At a distance : AFAR
17. Keel extension : SKEG
18. Fruity pudding sauce : NESSELRODE
20. Anomaly of a sort : PARADOX
22. Reluctant : AVERSE
23. "True ___" : GRIT
24. A Gabor : EVA
25. East Indian ape : KRA
27. Grave : STAID
31. Plumed heron : EGRET
35. Dull guy : NERD
37. Composer Vincent d'___ : INDY
38. Loamy deposit : LOESS
39. Teutonic king : OTTO
40. Muddle, G.I. style : SNAFU
42. Truly's agcy. : NASA
43. Small birds : WRENS
45. Throat-clearing sound : AHEM
46. Maple genus : ACER
47. Of sound : SONIC
48. Relating to structure : MODAL
50. Lots of lbs. : TNS
51. Last letter in Leeds : ZED
53. Polynesian creator : TIKI
55. Wailed, in a way : KEENED
58. White fur : MINIVER
61. Having five sides : PENTAGONAL
63. Punjab river : RAVI
64. Camp sight : TENT
65. Profit : AVAIL
66. Separate particular : ITEM
67. Turkish regiment : ALAI
68. Purgative herb : SENNA
69. Hawaiian goose : NENE
1. Breathe laboriously : GASP
2. Singer-composer from Canada : ANKA
3. Berlin park and zoo : TIERGARTEN
4. "Falstaff" composer: 1913 : ELGAR
5. Ciro and Gian Carlo : MENOTTIS
6. Holly : ILEX
7. City of Yugoslavia : NIS
8. Bones, to Tiberius : OSSA
9. Overseer of feudal obligations : REEVE
10. Spanish port : TARRAGONA
11. Saucers of a kind : UFOS
12. Directed : BADE
13. 100 square meters : ARE
19. Nivellate : LEVEL
21. Pluto : DIS
25. "The Shadow ___" : KNOWS
26. Kind of rocket : RETRO
28. Region of Vietnam : ANNAM
29. Sun Valley is here : IDAHO
30. County in SW Wales : DYFED
32. Start up again : REACTIVATE
33. Krupp works site : ESSEN
34. Autocrats : TSARS
36. "Don Pasquale" composer : DONIZETTI
41. Ore. river : UMATILLA
44. Part of an opera : SCENA
49. Author Yutang : LIN
52. Associate of Renoir : DEGAS
54. Chinese province, now called Jilin : KIRIN
55. Doyen in "Dallas" : KEEL
56. Danish composer : ENNA
57. Hawk's opposite : DOVE
58. Central : MAIN
59. Balanced : EVEN
60. Frost often seen in Vt. : RIME
61. Sch. affiliate : PTA
62. A Bobbsey twin : NAN

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