New York Times, Monday, August 10, 1987

Author: Dorothy Davis
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 4.84, Missing: { F J Q X }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 84, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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© 1987, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Fortune : LUCK
5. Supply food for a fee : CATER
10. Bases of the decimal system : TENS
14. Harrow rival : ETON
15. Overhead : ABOVE
16. Oodles : ALOT
17. Apt anagram for evil : VILE
18. Hay bundles : BALES
19. Big bean : LIMA
20. French magazine for women : ELLE
21. Wide-awake : ALERT
22. Absolute ruler : CZAR
23. Actress Remick : LEE
24. Ore pockets : LODES
25. Lemon drink : ADE
26. Mysterious power : ESP
29. Us, to Ovid : NOS
30. Shoot the breeze : GAB
32. Pedigree : LINEAGE
35. Harass : TORMENT
39. Salad plant : ENDIVE
40. Goader : BAITER
41. What hams chew up : SCENERY
43. Nips : PINCHES
44. Marry : WED
45. Cash follower : IER
47. Morse-code E : DIT
48. Wood for skis : ASH
50. Belief : TENET
52. Serve well : ACE
55. Mace : CLUB
57. Church officer : ELDER
58. Author Ernie or Howard : PYLE
59. Part of T.L.C. : CARE
60. "Brother, can you spare ___?" : ADIME
61. Like a wing : ALAR
62. Ascend : RISE
63. Russian rebel in 1917 : LENIN
64. "___ fan tutte": Mozart : COSI
65. Social insects : ANTS
66. Moved along a cliff : EDGED
67. Scottish Gaelic : ERSE
1. Carpenter's device : LEVEL
2. Helpful, as a tool : UTILE
3. Tony winner: 1961 and 1974 : COLLEENDEWHURST
4. Joint below the femur : KNEE
5. Plot : CABAL
6. Calif. mollusk : ABALONE
7. El Greco subject : TOLEDO
8. Peak Norkay climbed : EVEREST
9. Relaxes : RESTS
10. After-shave powder : TALC
11. Oscar winner: 1960 and 1966 : ELIZABETHTAYLOR
12. Wanderer : NOMAD
13. Gape : STARE
27. French river : SEINE
28. Did a road job : PAVED
30. Lofty : GRAND
31. Friends, in Firenze : AMICI
32. Bandleader Brown : LES
33. Co. tag : INC
34. Eur. country : GER
36. Sash in Sasebo : OBI
37. Originally called : NEE
38. Corp. officers : TRS
42. Produced : YIELDED
43. Certain infant: Colloq. : PREEMIE
46. Conclusion : ENDING
48. Capital of Ghana : ACCRA
49. Done in : SLAIN
50. Nature writer Edwin Way ___ : TEALE
51. Drift : TREND
53. Social rank : CLASS
54. Weird : EERIE
56. Apiary denizens : BEES
58. A New York university : PACE

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