New York Times, Saturday, August 17, 1991

Author:Kevin Boyle
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { J K Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 102, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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© 1991, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Mail recipient : ADDRESSEE
10. "You can ___ horse to water . . . " : LEADA
15. The Socratic method : MAIEUTICS
16. Kind of city or tube : INNER
17. Scream blue murder : OVERREACT
18. Exploits : FEATS
19. Laughingstock, in Lille : RISEE
20. Face courageously : BRAVE
22. Drive a nail obliquely : TOE
23. Yemeni seaport : ADEN
24. Waste time : LOITER
25. Barbarous brute : HUN
26. Rhythmic swing : LILT
27. Appropriate without permission : ANNEX
28. Greek queen of heaven : HERA
29. Snaky characters : ESSES
30. Pontoon : CAMEL
31. Atrip : AWEIGH
35. Itinerants : NOMADS
36. Mottled : PINTO
37. Monastery superior : ABBOT
40. Elbe feeder : OSTE
41. Bobbled the ball : ERRED
42. Subject of a Mallarmé poem : FAUN
46. Curling target : TEE
47. Work on a cryptogram : DECODE
48. ___ Domini : ANNO
49. Cinematic computer : HAL
50. Dedicate : ALLOT
51. Quick shot : SNORT
52. Brilliance : ECLAT
54. At the beginning : ADINITIUM
56. Greenness, in Germany : GRUNE
57. Reminders : MEMORANDA
58. Small plateaus : MESAS
59. Bestowed : PRESENTED
1. Not involving questions of right or wrong : AMORAL
2. King of Scotland: 1124-53 : DAVIDI
3. Automotive engineer Rudolf : DIESEL
4. Lease again : RERENT
5. French department : EURE
6. Sault ___ Marie : STE
7. Hybrid apes : SIABONS
8. Of certain sweat glands : ECCRINE
9. Sights at Newport : ESTATES
10. Long-time mil. professional : LIFER
11. San Francisco-to-Salt Lake City dir. : ENE
12. Curse : ANATHEMA
13. Used an alternate route perforce : DETOURED
14. Places for matériel : ARSENALS
21. Harrow : VEX
24. Switch : LASH
28. Part of a western : HAM
29. Monogram of Nina Leeds's creator : EGO
30. Small shelter : COT
31. Pithy saying : APOTHEGM
32. Smart aleck : WISEACRE
33. Sacred monkey of India : ENTELLUS
34. "Go!" to Gaius : ITE
35. Orbital point : NODE
37. High-intensity light : ARCLAMP
38. Where the chicks are : BROODER
39. Kind of story : BEDTIME
41. One of the Apodes : EEL
42. Parliament; sevens : FANTAN
43. Apply oil in consecration : ANOINT
44. Not brusque : UNRUDE
45. "Made us nobly wild, ___": R. Herrick : NOTMAD
47. Arabian staples : DATES
51. Beget : SIRE
53. Santa ___, volcano in El Salvador : ANA
55. "___ Knife," Beckett book : NOS

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