New York Times, Thursday, September 14, 1989

Author: Patricia A. Cevaal
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Q V }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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1. Honor-society letter : BETA
5. Lattice piece : LATH
9. Command to Dobbin : WHOA
13. Gil's creator : ALAIN
14. Metchnikoff or Wiesel : ELIE
15. Bireme equipment : OARS
16. Red-Major partnership : BUTTONSANDBOWES
19. Juárez and Mussolini : BENITOS
20. Anti : AGAINST
21. Hurry-scurry : ADO
22. Light bulb, in comics : IDEA
24. Wayfarer's stop : INN
25. Loretta-Marvin partnership : YOUNGANDGAYE
30. Shackles : CHAINS
33. Falls behind : LAGS
34. Formal wear, informally : TUX
35. Pitch in : HELP
36. Duffer's quest : PAR
37. A spy, perhaps : MOLE
38. Nest-egg plan : IRA
39. Benison : BOON
41. Iced some doughnuts : GLAZED
43. Johnny-Macdonald partnership : CASHANDCAREY
46. "Where the Boys ___" : ARE
47. Writer Berne : ERIC
48. U.N. financial agency : IMF
51. Compelled : OBLIGED
55. Chanter : INTONER
57. Dan-Billy partnership : DAILEYANDSUNDAY
59. Thin coin : DIME
60. Latin list-shortener : ETAL
61. Controls : REINS
62. Bob or dog chaser : SLED
63. Moist : DEWY
64. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
1. Applied hair color : BLUED
2. "Jack Sprat could ___ fat" : EATNO
3. S.A. monkey : TITI
4. " . . . ___ craz'd": Shak. : ANOTION
5. Abate : LESSEN
6. Miss. neighbor : ALA
7. A Sinatra : TINA
8. Uncertain bettor's activity : HEDGING
9. Courting : WOOING
10. Goldie of films : HAWN
11. Mine finds : ORES
12. D.A.'s helper : ASST
13. Swedish rock group : ABBA
17. Knotty situation : NODUS
18. The Dorseys' ensembles : BANDS
23. "Ten thousand saw I at ___": Wordsworth : AGLANCE
25. Kennel sound : YIP
26. Bern's river : AAR
27. The whole bit : ATOZ
28. Type of log : YULE
29. Crossed out : EXED
30. Stylish : CHIC
31. Zeus's wife : HERA
32. Dolorous exclamation : ALAS
36. Seed container : POD
37. Has permission : MAY
39. Nile sight : BARGE
40. Like some face cards : ONEEYED
41. Big smiles : GRINS
42. Sermonize : LECTURE
44. Flagged down : HAILED
45. In a dry manner : ARIDLY
48. Where Rushdie's roots are : INDIA
49. Intended : MEANT
50. Playwright Christopher's family : FRYS
51. Track stats : ODDS
52. Get-out-of-jail money : BAIL
53. Jello flavor : LIME
54. Calendar item : DATE
56. Lulu : ONER
58. Slangy denial : NAW

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