New York Times, Tuesday, January 10, 1984

Author:Elaine George
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 8, XRef: 1
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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Commanded : BADE
5. Haleakala's output : LAVA
9. ___ decision, bout outcome : SPLIT
14. Came to rest : ALIT
15. "___ the Mood for Love" : IMIN
16. Dryad, Muse or Nereid : ERATO
17. Cleanse : LAVE
18. Willfully destroyed : VANDALIZED
20. Activate : ENERGIZE
22. Prying device : LEVER
23. Central point : NODE
24. Swift current of water : RACE
25. Kipling, to a Hindu : SAHIB
28. Thrilling moment at Belmont : POSTTIME
32. Rare violin : AMATI
33. Tackles Theismann : SACKS
34. Cribbage card : NOB
35. Like swamps : MIRY
36. Winter jacket : PARKA
37. Hair style : AFRO
38. Ace : ONE
39. Heckles : BAITS
40. "The Corn Is ___" : GREEN
41. In a sad way : SOMBERLY
43. "___ to bed . . . " : EARLY
44. Order having teeth : ELKS
45. A Yugoslav : SERB
47. Pang : THROE
49. Of a floral organ : STAMINAL
53. Railroad dispatcher's record-keeping paper : TRAINSHEET
55. Air: Comb. form : AERI
56. Repenter's activity : RUING
57. Buck or stag : MALE
58. Zola novel : NANA
59. Second-story men : YEGGS
60. Arm for Tommy Atkins : STEN
61. Movie or North follower : STAR
1. Large bundle of hay : BALE
2. Arkin or King : ALAN
3. Greg Louganis feat : DIVE
4. Infinite time : ETERNITY
5. Grayish-blue : LIVID
6. Astound : AMAZE
7. Climber at Harvard : VINE
8. Tea ___ crumpets : AND
9. Chooses : SELECTS
10. Type of hedge : PRIVET
11. Be idle : LAZE
12. Journal for Justinian : ITER
13. Bushy clump : TOD
19. Neighbor of Siberia : ALASKA
21. Much of Mongolia : GOBI
24. Barkeep's ice : ROCKS
25. Greek isle : SAMOS
26. Kind of acid : AMINO
27. Certain Moslem household : HAREM
28. Hootenanny : PARTY
29. Construe : INFER
30. Edible mushroom : MOREL
31. "___ and Ivory," 1982 hit song : EBONY
33. Jibs, mizzens, etc. : SAILS
36. Noted Australian statesman: 1815–96 : PARKES
37. Yemenis or Saudis : ARABIANS
39. "My Heart ___ to Daddy" : BELONGS
40. Microbe : GERM
42. Sea or strait near 19 Down : BERING
45. Commemorative slab : STELE
46. Devoured : EATEN
47. Factual : TRUE
48. Ex–Secretary of State : HAIG
49. Do some ushering : SEAT
50. Orderly : NEAT
51. Writer Bontemps : ARNA
52. Taradiddler : LIAR
53. Strive : TRY
54. "___ Pinafore" : HMS

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