New York Times, Friday, September 21, 1990

Author: Jack Lechner
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.68, Missing: { B J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Sorcery : MAGIC
6. Impecunious : POOR
10. They go with ends : ODDS
14. Fishes without pelvic fins : APODA
15. Scarce : RARE
16. Stroller, in Soho : PRAM
17. English pony : DALES
18. Where to find Columbus : OHIO
19. Adams or Sedgwick : EDIE
20. Marlowe character : DRFAUSTUS
22. Pilotless aircraft : DRONE
23. Olympic exile : ATE
24. A star of "What's Up, Doc?" : ONEAL
26. Dugout gear : PADDLES
30. Wooden peg : NOG
31. Adherent : IST
34. Foe for Puss in Boots : OGRE
35. School gp. : PTA
37. Cloak; conceal : MANTLE
39. Morley of CBS : SAFER
41. Radical org. in the 60's : SDS
43. Old Nick : SATAN
44. Accustomed : INURED
46. "The Name of the Rose" author : ECO
48. Chink or crack : SLIT
49. Type of cap : TAM
50. Abstract being : ENS
52. Makes tracks : HASTENS
54. Ike's opponent : ADLAI
56. One of the conglomerates : ITT
57. Canis or Panthera : GENUS
59. Pasternak character : DRZHIVAGO
65. Dearth : LACK
66. Goodbye, to Guido : CIAO
67. At no time : NEVER
68. "Norma ___," Glaspell novel : ASHE
69. Prefix for matter : ANTI
70. Composer Edvard ___ : GRIEG
71. ___ ex machina : DEUS
72. Elderly : AGED
73. Procacious : SASSY
1. Org. fighting inebriated autoists : MADD
2. On ___ with (equal to) : APAR
3. Use an iron, e.g. : GOLF
4. Concept : IDEA
5. Fortuitous : CASUAL
6. Objects : PROTESTS
7. Punchbowl's site : OAHU
8. Prayer : ORISON
9. ___ Speedwagon (rock group) : REO
10. "Lulu" or "Lakme" : OPERA
11. Hugh Lofting character : DRDOLITTLE
12. "The ___ Curse": Hammett : DAIN
13. Pintail duck : SMEE
21. Part of a stair : STEP
22. "The Dancing Class" painter : DEGAS
25. Name, in Nice : NOM
26. Presuppose : POSIT
27. Capital of Guam : AGANA
28. Sax Rohmer character : DRFUMANCHU
29. Bambi, for one : DEER
32. Like Goliath: 1 Sam. 17:50 : SLAIN
33. Yurts : TENTS
36. "Pink Marsh" author : ADE
38. Tweed twitter : NAST
40. Staggers : REELS
42. Having a split personality : SCHIZOID
45. Key to heredity : DNA
47. Pledge : OATH
51. What they sold in "Tin Men" : SIDING
53. Smarts : STINGS
55. Fists, to boxers : DUKES
57. Pleased : GLAD
58. Relieve : EASE
60. Assess : RATE
61. Comedienne Vague : VERA
62. Rara ___ : AVIS
63. Turns right : GEES
64. Party in Gomorrah : ORGY
66. Presidential monogram : CAA

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