New York Times, Saturday, September 20, 1986

Author: Hosler
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 8, XRef: 1
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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Jeanne ___ : DARC
5. Gun brush : SWAB
9. The ___ the moon : MANIN
14. Winglike : ALAR
15. Hollow : CAVE
16. Addis ___ : ABABA
17. Forearm bone : ULNA
18. Lined up : AROW
19. Resin: Comb. form : RETIN
20. Origin of the universe, perhaps : BIGBANG
22. Out of the way : AFIELD
24. Officially framed, as documents : NOTARIAL
26. Pan was one : PIPER
29. Our galaxy : MILKYWAY
33. ___ appeal : SNOB
34. Bill, in Brest : BEC
35. A yachtsman's rope : INHAUL
37. Alaskan dwelling : IGLU
38. A nephew of 54 Down : ASHER
40. Friend in a 1949 film : IRMA
41. "___, O Union . . . !": Longfellow : SAILON
43. Typesetting measures : ENS
44. Bufo, e.g. : TOAD
45. Carmichael classic : STARDUST
47. Alarmist Penny : HENNY
48. Freeway's old ancestor : DIRTROAD
50. Actress Granville : BONITA
53. Belgian homing pigeon : ANTWERP
57. American astronomer : SAGAN
58. French seaport : NICE
60. Where Tuva is : ASIA
61. Masterpiece in the Duomo at Florence : PIETA
62. "Do ___ others . . . " : UNTO
63. Shankar : RAVI
64. Kind of guitar : STEEL
65. Sheppard-Turpin weapon : STEN
66. Winter need : FUEL
1. Crude painting : DAUB
2. There, in Toledo : ALLI
3. Resounded : RANG
4. A distant galaxy : CRABNEBULA
5. Meager : SCANT
6. Simulated battles : WARGAMES
7. Macao coin : AVO
8. Lament : BEWAIL
9. Horne of the Met : MARILYN
10. Busy as ___ : ABEE
11. Cards' league : NATL
12. Footnote abbr. : IBID
13. Ping River feeder : NAN
21. NE Indian group : AOR
23. Wonder-workers? : FAKIRS
25. Most vivid : RICHEST
26. Greek letters : PSIS
27. Tropical trees : INGAS
28. Of government: Abbr. : POLIT
30. Small, dense star : WHITEDWARF
31. He broke Ruth's record : AARON
32. Ariz. Indian language : YUMAN
34. Highwayman : BANDIT
36. British title : LADY
39. Dramatic interlude : ENTRACTE
42. Roman Catholic book : ORDINAL
46. Father of the Titans : URANUS
47. Breton or wide-awake : HAT
49. Tie ___ (get squiffed) : ONEON
50. Lure : BAIT
51. Gula : OGEE
52. Thurmond of N.B.A. fame : NATE
54. An easy mark : ESAU
55. Cleave : RIVE
56. Bucket's kin : PAIL
57. Racers' rates: Abbr. : SPS
59. Like the U.N. : INT

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