New York Times, Wednesday, January 16, 1985

Author:Judson G. Trent
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Rival of Ole Miss : BAMA
5. After, in Arles : APRES
10. Ghanaian seaport : KETA
14. Ancient kingdom : ELAM
15. Literary Becky : SHARP
16. First governor of "The 49th" : EGAN
17. French magazine : ELLE
18. Short-legged dog : CORGI
19. Presswork with pix : ROTO
20. Strain : FILTRATE
22. Jayhawker : KANSAN
24. Pueblo Indian : HOPI
25. Joyous celebration : FETE
26. Yields as a return : PAYS
28. Birthstone : CARNELIAN
33. Grasped : SENSED
35. Item often having interest : LOAN
36. Sine ___ : DIE
37. Formerly, once : ERST
38. Homophone for a biblical queen : ESTER
40. Body : SOMA
41. "Pink Marsh" author : ADE
42. Conductor Klemperer : OTTO
43. Blackjack player's opponent : DEALER
45. Birthstone : TURQUOISE
48. Chevet : APSE
49. Am. call-up outfit : USNR
50. File : RASP
52. Crow's kin : DAKOTA
55. Tempestuous winds : NORTHERS
59. Vent : EMIT
60. Craft : TRADE
62. Brainstorm : IDEA
63. Anagram of noel : LONE
64. Corroded : EATEN
65. Wagnerian cycle : RING
66. ___ out (barely managed) : EKED
67. "___ thou these great buildings?": Mark 13:2 : SEEST
68. Major ending : ETTE
1. Gripe : BEEF
2. "I am monarch of ___ survey" : ALLI
3. Promenade : MALL
4. Birthstone : AMETHYST
5. B.M.I. rival : ASCAP
6. Caused by light : PHOTIC
7. Choice : RARE
8. Unit of work : ERG
9. Plant of the ginseng family : SPIKENARD
10. Core : KERNEL
11. Selves : EGOS
12. So long, in Soho : TATA
13. Shortly : ANON
21. "Second Hand ___" : ROSE
23. Solar disk : ATEN
25. Cleaving tool : FROE
26. Lost to view : PERDU
27. Goose genus : ANSER
29. Choral singers : ALTOS
30. Fans' favorites : IDOLS
31. Evangelist McPherson : AIMEE
32. Stingy : NEAR
33. In the catbird ___ : SEAT
34. Explodes : DETONATES
39. Slammer : STIR
40. Birthstone : SAPPHIRE
42. Expel : OUST
44. Maugham's "___ of Suez" : EAST
46. Named a price : QUOTED
47. Gullies : ERODES
51. Common contraction : ARENT
52. Take out : DELE
53. Berserk : AMOK
54. Cattle, to Cowper : KINE
55. N.B.A.'s Archibald : NATE
56. Emulate Edward Bok : EDIT
57. Cleft : RENT
58. Kind of brush : SAGE
61. Charlotte from Milwaukee : RAE

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