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New York Times, Friday, October 26, 1990

Author:
William E. Heinemann
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Min Word Len: 4, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
William E. Heinemann has 21 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1990, The New York TimesNo. 14,962

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Across
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Boston ___ Orchestra : POPS
5
Laze under rays : BASK
9
Figures on a microcomputer screen : ICONS
14
Inland sea : ARAL
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Cetacean : ORCA
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Like hillbilly speech : NASAL
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Farm sight : SILO
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Approach : NEAR
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Bowling unit : FRAME
20
Chief honcho : TOPBANANA
22
Lapsed : ERRED
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Isolate : ENISLE
24
Neophyte : TYRO
26
Speck : ATOM
29
Key composition : ANTHEM
33
Uncompromising : STERN
37
Sticky situation : HOTPOTATO
39
Tittle : IOTA
40
___-mémoires (summaries) : AIDES
41
Examination : ORAL
42
Infatuated with: Slang : NUTSABOUT
44
Winesap : APPLE
45
Commodity : STAPLE
46
Signet : SEAL
48
Sting : BITE
50
Appeared : SEEMED
55
Bewildered : ATSEA
58
Gossip medium : GRAPEVINE
61
Cultivates : REARS
62
Roué : RAKE
63
Vigor : ELAN
64
Framework : CADRE
65
Rocker Clapton : ERIC
66
Catches : NETS
67
Rolls in the aisles : SLAYS
68
Scenite's abode : TENT
69
Lineage : TREE
Down
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Rhinestone : PASTE
2
Hunter in the sky : ORION
3
Insect feelers : PALPI
4
Human pigs : SLOBS
5
Baby's wear : BONNET
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Scope : AREA
7
Survey : SCAN
8
Jeweler's measure : KARAT
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Dante subject : INFERNO
10
Redhead : CARROTTOP
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To dare, in Durango : OSAR
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Reputation : NAME
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Luge, e.g. : SLED
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Hale of "Gilligan's Island" : ALAN
25
Chatters : YAPS
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River formed at Pittsburgh : OHIO
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___ operandi : MODUS
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Trigon or clarsach : HARP
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Et cetera's kin : ETAL
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Spy : MOLE
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Envy and pride : SINS
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Tipster : TOUT
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The Sundance Kid's gal : ETTA
36
Boo's cousin : RASPBERRY
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___-bêche (philately term) : TETE
40
Incite : ABET
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Pseudonyms : ALIASES
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Aweather's opposite : ALEE
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Mien : ASPECT
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Heron's relative : EGRET
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Program listing : EVENT
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Ryun, for one : MILER
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Maternally related : ENATE
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Populous : DENSE
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Planetary paths : ARCS
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Bluish duck : TEAL
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Actress Thompson : SADA
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Choice : RARE
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Analogous : AKIN

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