New York Times, Friday, August 5, 1988

Author:Wilson McBeath
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q W }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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© 1988, The New York Times
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1. Memorable "lionized" actor : LAHR
5. Lanchester of films : ELSA
9. Being: Lat. : ESSE
13. Mars: Comb. form : AREO
14. Darts : FLITS
15. West Pt., e.g. : ACAD
16. Site of Louis XIV's palace : VERSAILLES
18. Mugger : THUG
19. Cast ___ (bewitch) : ASPELL
20. Leafstalk : PETIOLE
22. Sea squirt : SALPA
25. Horace or Thomas : MANN
26. Of trees : ARBOREAL
29. Westminster Palace's clock : BIGBEN
32. Seine pont : NEUF
33. Skin ailment : SCALL
35. Vintage car : REO
36. Pouch or Indian tribe : SAC
37. Properties : ESTATES
39. Tell's Swiss canton : URI
40. Class : ILK
41. Corn variety : MAIZE
42. Cuckoos : ANIS
43. Photographic developer : AMIDOL
45. Solicitor : ATTORNEY
48. N.B.A.'s Archibald : NATE
49. Highway : ROUTE
50. Entrance : INGRESS
53. Japanese-Americans : NISEIS
57. Thai money : BAHT
58. Jefferson's home : MONTICELLO
61. Type of type: Abbr. : ITAL
62. A.k.a. : ALIAS
63. Poetic contraction : NEER
64. Cupola : DOME
65. Barber's call : NEXT
66. Biblical passage : TEXT
1. Mauna Loa output : LAVA
2. Greek Mars : ARES
3. Study of reptiles: Abbr. : HERP
4. " . . . raptures and ___ vice": Swinburne : ROSESOF
5. Building wing : ELL
6. Diamond ___ : LIL
7. Pace : STEP
8. Congregate : ASSEMBLE
9. Cafe activity : EATING
10. Famed castle at Vienna : SCHONBRUNN
11. Novelist Bellow : SAUL
12. Border : EDGE
14. French girl : FILLE
17. Winged : ALAR
21. Follows : TAILS
23. Meals, in Milano : PASTI
24. Isabella's home in Seville : ALCAZAR
26. Anxiety, in Avila : ANSIA
27. Domain : REALM
28. Royal residence in London : BUCKINGHAM
30. Phantasmal : EERIE
31. Blatant : NOISY
34. " . . . he ___ live": Diogenes Laërtius : ATETO
37. Overact : EMOTE
38. Vendor : SALESMAN
42. "All good gifts . . . ___ from Heaven": J.M. Campbell : ARESENT
44. Shoot forth repeatedly : DARTLE
46. Mediterranean seaport : TUNIS
47. Auricular : OTIC
50. In the same place: Lat. : IBID
51. Alliance acronym : NATO
52. Part of the foot : SOLE
54. Robt. ___ : ELEE
55. Holly : ILEX
56. Cull : SORT
59. Nope : NIX
60. Make lace : TAT

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