New York Times, Monday, August 14, 1989

Author: Peter G. Snow
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { B F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 245 (avg 1.34)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
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Across Down
1. Stripling : SPRIG
6. Judicious : SAGE
10. Follower of garage or white : SALE
14. Partner of kicking : ALIVE
15. Bosc : PEAR
16. Washington's bills : ONES
17. Baffling question : POSER
18. "Damn Yankees" role : LOLA
19. Optical-instrument part : LENS
20. Home of some Bulldogs : DESMOINESIOWA
23. Linkletter : ART
24. Asner and Begley : EDS
25. Personnel director's activity : HIRING
29. Withered : SERE
31. Expressions of delight or regret : AHS
34. Soon : ANON
35. Concern of a C.P.A. : ACCT
37. Slang : ARGOT
39. Home of some Bulldogs : RUSTONLOUISIANA
42. Previous : PRIOR
43. Okla. city : ENID
44. Jetty : PIER
45. J.F.K., once : SEN
46. Medicinal plant : ALOE
48. Alters, as a bill : AMENDS
50. Consumed : ATE
51. Sigma preceder : RHO
52. Home of some Bulldogs : ATHENSGEORGIA
59. Blackthorn : SLOE
60. Raced : TORE
61. Furze : GORSE
63. Kett of the comics : ETTA
64. Watched : EYED
65. Tanks, etc. : ARMOR
66. Balsa, e.g. : WOOD
67. Some votes : NAYS
68. Tide types : NEAPS
1. Pine secretion : SAP
2. Drudge or trudge : PLOD
3. Get up : RISE
4. Burl of songdom : IVES
5. Kind of shepherd : GERMAN
6. Separate : SPLIT
7. Very long time : AEON
8. Strong wind : GALE
9. Pencil part : ERASER
10. Flies alone : SOLOS
11. Once again : ANEW
12. Musical Horne : LENA
13. Snaky letter : ESS
21. Church instrument : ORGAN
22. Concepts : IDEAS
25. Angelic instruments : HARPS
26. Habituate : INURE
27. Violinist's purchase : ROSIN
28. "___ each life some rain . . . " : INTO
29. Tea cake : SCONE
30. Small, ornamental case : ETUI
31. Once more : AGAIN
32. Sharpened : HONED
33. Stripes' partners : STARS
36. Singer Laine : CLEO
38. Mature : RIPE
40. Emulate Demosthenes : ORATE
41. A neighbor of British Columbia : IDAHO
47. Meager : LENTEN
49. Henry or J. P. : MORGAN
50. In the lead : AHEAD
51. Clarinet and oboe : REEDS
52. Saxophone type : ALTO
53. Oz dog : TOTO
54. Oriental sauce : SOYA
55. Jane or Zane : GREY
56. Author Vidal : GORE
57. Lemmon's girl in a 1963 film : IRMA
58. Wet : ASOP
59. Baste : SEW
62. Vocalized pauses : ERS

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