Alfio Micci
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New York Times, Sunday, January 1, 1984

Author: Alfio Micci
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 551 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 125, Cheaters: 9, FITB: 13, XRef: 0, Spans: 4
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© 1984, The New York Times
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1. Say it is so : ALLEGE
7. Fixed a recording : RETAPED
14. Author of "Pensées" : PASCAL
20. Gob : SEAMAN
21. Crimson Tide : ALABAMA
22. Grand Canal bridge : RIALTO
23. Start of a verse : HAPPYNEWYEAROHSOLVERS
26. Psychic initials : ESP
27. Ship-shaped clock : NEF
28. Eastern holiday : TET
29. Burrows or Beame : ABE
30. For shame! : FIE
31. Castle's protection : MOAT
32. Uncalled-for display : SCENE
34. Biological duct : VAS
35. Firecracker : PETARD
38. Composer of "The Planets" : HOLST
39. Kinsman : SIB
40. Drop bait lightly : DAP
43. A king of Judah : AMON
44. Capital of ancient Edom : SELA
45. Mil. truant : AWOL
46. Mazo ___ Roche : DELA
47. Second line of verse : HERESAPRAYERFORYOUALL
53. Successful politicians : INS
54. Rigel's constellation : ORION
55. ___ Corleone, Puzo's "Godfather" : VITO
56. Asp's weapon : VENOM
57. Like Kirk Douglas's chin : DIMPLED
59. Wonders number : SEVEN
60. Expunge : DELETE
61. Greek Mars : ARES
62. Less adorned : BARER
63. Actor Richard from Phila. : GERE
64. Cloth for draperies : MADRAS
67. Doctrine : TENET
68. Potter's-wheel part : TREADLE
71. Embellish : ADORN
72. "By the Time ___ to Phoenix" : IGET
73. Mollusk deposit : PEARL
74. Eccentric : ODD
76. Third line of verse : MAYYOURPARTIESBELARGE
81. Vicinity : AREA
82. Tweed twitter : NAST
83. A heap : LOTS
84. Shoal : REEF
85. Wash. V.I.P. : SEN
86. Piggery : STY
87. Rocket stage : AGENA
89. After-dinner quaff : BRANDY
91. Town sprouting near Brussels : ATH
92. Friendliness : AMITY
93. Sullen : GLUM
94. Road for Romero : RUA
97. Flesh: Comb. form : CRE
98. A Johnson : VAN
99. Headland : RAS
100. Producer of royal jelly : BEE
103. Last line of verse : ANDYOURHANGOVERSSMALL
110. Stalagmites site : CAVERN
111. Native to a region : ENDEMIC
112. Regal headwear : TIARAS
113. Author Lin ___ : YUTANG
114. Bestow a fixed look upon : STAREAT
115. Ancient Italic tongue : SABINE
1. Wimbledon winner: 1975 : ASHE
2. Grazing areas : LEAS
3. Northern European : LAPP
4. Domain: Abbr. : EMP
5. Janet or Mitzi : GAYNOR
6. Group of nine : ENNEAD
7. Immature : RAW
8. English cathedral town : ELY
9. Monogram of a famous inventor : TAE
10. Eases up : ABATES
11. Source : PARENT
12. Chew the scenery : EMOTE
13. La-di-___ : DAH
14. To all appearances : PROBABLY
15. Features of anges : AILES
16. Bank abbr. : SAV
17. Treble or tenor : CLEF
18. Longfellow's bell town : ATRI
19. Come in second : LOSE
24. Salamander : EFT
25. Redeemer : SAVIOR
31. Bison's locks : MANE
32. Fish-eating bird : SOLAN
33. Kind of pigeon : CLAY
35. Polynesian canoe : PAHI
36. Correct : EMEND
37. Sculptors' creations : TORSI
38. Salome's stepfather : HEROD
39. Faint : SWOON
40. Revolutionary patriot : DEANE
41. Distribute : ALLOT
42. Vichy victory symbol : PALME
44. Smiley's people : SPIES
45. Miller's "___ the Fall" : AFTER
46. Fought for one's honor : DUELED
48. Price, for one : SOPRANO
49. Van Gogh painted here : ARLES
50. Actor Chad : EVERETT
51. Emulate Rosie of W.W. II : RIVET
52. Including everything : OVERALL
58. "I'll ___ landlord's daughter": Lamb : MARRYA
59. Less deranged : SANER
60. Steel-plow pioneer : DEERE
62. Sired : BEGAT
63. Up for ___ : GRABS
64. Calls from nurseries : MAMAS
65. Antarctic cape : ADARE
66. Senior member : DOYEN
67. Intoxicated : TIPSY
68. Seed integument : TESTA
69. Oscar winner: 1961 : LOREN
70. Moved sidewise : EDGED
73. Garden bloom : PEONY
75. Challenge : DEFY
77. Discomposed : UNSTRUNG
78. Cronkite's successor : RATHER
79. "___ a Song Go . . . " : ILET
80. Composer Khachaturian : ARAM
87. "Glass Menagerie" character : AMANDA
88. Kind of ale or beer : GINGER
89. Explosions : BLASTS
90. "From ___ with Love" : RUSSIA
91. Quercus fruit : ACORN
92. ___-garde : AVANT
93. Fido's warning : GRR
94. Piquant : RACY
95. Two-toed sloth : UNAU
96. Mag. insert : ADVT
100. Italian province : BARI
101. Dash : ELAN
102. If not : ELSE
104. Truly : YEA
105. "For ___ a jolly . . . " : HES
106. Kipling's "Follow Me ___" : OME
107. By way of : VIA
108. Outside: Prefix : ECT
109. Fairy queen : MAB

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