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New York Times, Sunday, January 18, 1981

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 136, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.34, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 546 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 113, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 10, XRef: 2, Spans: 1
William Lutwiniak has 289 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1981, The New York Times
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1. Pedestal feature : DADO
5. Varnish ingredient : COPAL
10. Grackles : DAWS
14. "Industry" is its motto : UTAH
18. Jannings : EMIL
19. Idolize : ADORE
20. Engaged in : ABOUT
22. Neighbor of Java : BALI
23. Dart thrust into el toro : BANDERILLA
25. Punctured : PERFORATED
27. Headline subject: 1912 : THEWRECKOFTHETITANIC
29. "___ Got Sixpence" : IVE
30. Free electron : ION
31. Forming a corner: Abbr. : ANG
32. Broadway hit: 1937 : HAVINGWONDERFULTIME
42. Classical medico : GALEN
43. Inside vocabulary : LINGO
44. Mitigates : EASES
45. Stately tree : ELM
47. Rice team : OWLS
48. Very well : FINE
49. Fastened, in a way : LACED
50. Etui or pomander : CASE
51. Honshu bay : ISE
52. Underworld units : GANGS
53. Trustworthy : SOLID
54. See 4 Down : TALES
55. Slight : NEGLECT
57. Barker's aide : SHILL
58. Some of us : MEN
59. Film of 1965, with "The" : GREATESTSTORYEVERTOLD
66. Wall St. term : PUT
67. Illinois airport : OHARE
68. Obtrusive one : IMPOSER
69. Sewed rapidly : RANUP
72. Bright : SMART
73. Gulae : OGEES
75. Fr. title : MME
76. Unbalanced : ALOP
77. Transmission components : GEARS
78. Car part : COWL
79. "___ Lisa" : MONA
80. James Jones's heroes : GIS
81. Blue shade : SLATE
82. Count, for one : TITLE
84. Crude broom : BESOM
85. Statue of Apollo by Chares : THECOLOSSUSOFRHODES
89. Ending with cash or cloth : IER
90. ___-Magnon : CRO
91. "___ Belong to Me" : YOU
92. Lloyd C. Douglas novel : MAGNIFICENTOBSESSION
103. Barge hand : LIGHTERMAN
104. A la chinoise : ORIENTALLY
105. " . . . care'll kill ___": Jonson : ACAT
106. Bay of the ___ : SEINE
107. Correggio lived here : PARMA
108. El Bahr : NILE
109. Nabokov novel : MARY
110. Tolkien creatures : ENTS
111. Arnall of Ga. : ELLIS
112. Center : SEAT
1. Red-ink entry : DEBT
2. Wuhan nanny : AMAH
3. Eat out : DINE
4. With 54 Across, bits of lore : OLDWIVES
5. Lurch : CAREEN
6. Lyrical : ODIC
7. "Young Hickory" : POLK
8. Guthrie : ARLO
9. Turning the pages : LEAFING
10. Opera by R. Strauss : DAPHNE
11. Letters before cee : ABEE
12. Herbaceous plant : WORT
13. Moslem mystic : SUFI
14. Congo border river : UBANGI
15. Famed pantomimist : TATI
16. A Waugh : ALEC
17. Camouflaged : HID
21. Wrecked completely : TOTALED
24. Songwriter Drake : ERVIN
26. Emulates a devil chaser : RANTS
28. Contretemps upshot : TODO
32. Mooring line : HAWSER
33. Offer, as a plea : ALLEGE
34. Coruscates : GLINTS
35. Let fly : WING
36. "Snake eyes" : ONES
37. Indeed : REALLY
38. Glib : FACILE
39. Wielded : USED
40. Fast breaker : MEAL
41. Lord High Everything ___ : ELSE
42. Departure : GOING
46. "Allons, ___ enfants . . . " : MES
48. Plane surface : FACET
49. Tours's river : LOIRE
50. Dantean division : CANTO
52. Outfit : GETUP
53. Unawares : SHORT
54. U. of Maryland team : TERPS
56. Go for eagerly : LAPUP
57. Reference marks : STARS
58. Baltic port : MEMEL
60. Marinara base : TOMATO
61. Parts of plows : SHARES
62. Panopticon : VIEWER
63. Diffuse, in a way : OSMOSE
64. Kástron's isle : LEMNOS
65. Oneiric image : DREAM
69. Tease : RAG
70. Lodged : ALIT
71. Snack : NOSH
72. Cachet : SEAL
73. Numerical prefix : OCTO
74. "A good walk spoiled": Twain : GOLF
77. Nimbi : GLORIES
79. Jellyfish : MEDUSANS
81. Olfactory stimulus : SCENT
82. Curdle : TURN
83. Ionium, e.g. : ISOTOPE
84. Encouragement : BOOST
86. Septuagenarian's goal : EIGHTY
87. Mielziner designs : SCENES
88. Veld scavengers : HYENAS
92. Fuchsite, e.g. : MICA
93. Source of gelose : AGAR
94. Untrammeled : FREE
95. "___ the Mood . . . " : IMIN
96. Quitter's word : CANT
97. ___ Roberts U. : ORAL
98. Roleo verb : BIRL
99. Trucker's rig : SEMI
100. Nastase : ILIE
101. Casa pot : OLLA
102. Denial in Dudinka : NYET
103. O.T. book : LAM

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