New York Times, Tuesday, September 21, 1993

Author: Stanley Glass
Editor: Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q U X }, Scrabble score: 305 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
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© 1993, The New York Times
Across Down
1. First shepherd : ABEL
5. ___ buster (quartz quarrier?) : SARD
9. Italian poet Torquato ___ : TASSO
14. Colorful Surrealist : DALI
15. Way yonder : AFAR
16. Hit song of 1948 : AGAIN
17. "Cogito, ___ sum": Descartes : ERGO
18. Couch : SOFA
19. Creator of Pooh and Roo : MILNE
20. Ahab's favorite etchings? : PRINTSOFWHALES
23. Decimal-system base : TEN
24. ___ up (excited) : HET
25. Cotton merchant's unit : BALE
26. Plant plot : BED
27. Mammoth, for one : CAVE
28. "The ___ of St. Mark": Keats : EVE
31. Statuette for a star : OSCAR
34. Rate of progress : PACE
35. Top man in a bakery? : ICER
36. Ghostly champions of yore? : SHADESOFKNIGHTS
39. Baikal or Titicaca : LAKE
40. Belligerent Olympian : ARES
41. Part of a springe : NOOSE
42. Have creditors : OWE
43. Working colonists : ANTS
44. Atlantique, e.g. : MER
45. Previous prefix : ANTE
46. Attorneys, collectively : BAR
47. Saratoga, e.g. : SPA
50. Food for stage hogs and hags? : HAMSANDWITCHES
54. Showy parrot : MACAW
55. What watch watchers watch : DIAL
56. Fabric fuzz : LINT
57. Esteem highly : PRIZE
58. Lough of N. Ireland : ERNE
59. Just more than never : ONCE
60. Feast at which matzoh is served : SEDER
61. Precious : DEAR
62. Eosin user : DYER
1. Accomplished : ADEPT
2. Vt. granite center : BARRE
3. City NW of Chicago : ELGIN
4. Symbol of courage : LION
5. Gave a lot of lip : SASSED
6. Under way : AFOOT
7. Human rubbish : RAFF
8. Disadvantages : DRAWBACKS
9. Popular ground-meat treat : TAMALE
10. Smoothly mobile : AGILE
11. Mart come-on : SALE
12. Wrongdoings : SINS
13. "___ if by land..." : ONE
21. Soothing word : THERE
22. Refuge : HAVEN
26. Commanded : BADE
27. Boîtes : CAFES
28. Resound : ECHO
29. Old-timers : VETS
30. Gaelic : ERSE
31. Capital near Skagerrak : OSLO
32. Mrs. Warren's creator : SHAW
33. Encrust : CAKE
34. Foretold : PORTENDED
35. Stravinsky : IGOR
37. Clara or Monica : SANTA
38. Motionless : INERT
43. "Jeopardy!" given : ANSWER
44. Novelist who sends letters? : MAILER
45. Flabbergast : AMAZE
46. Swahili boss : BWANA
47. Lustrous : SHINY
48. A pound has 100 : PENCE
49. Autumn bloom : ASTER
50. Aseop's also-ran : HARE
51. Biting : ACID
52. Very urgent : DIRE
53. Oafish one : CLOD
54. Brit. legislators : MPS

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