New York Times, Tuesday, January 2, 1979

Author: Jacobs
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 310 (avg 1.64)
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Across Down
1. Sufficiently skilled : ABLE
5. ___ Islands, in the Philippines : BATAN
10. Squash, e.g. : PEPO
14. Poet famed for limericks : LEAR
15. Instruct : EDIFY
16. Astringent : ALUM
17. They fight for breath : MARATHONRUNNERS
20. Diving bird : AUK
21. Like a sentry : WARY
22. ___ Mountains, in Missouri : OZARK
23. Jazz jargon : JIVE
24. Title : NAME
26. Car's "home" : GARAGE
29. Fipple flute : RECORDER
33. Not up and around : ABED
34. Short, in Toledo : CORTO
35. Queen before Sophia : ENA
36. They fight Friedan, Steinem, etc. : MALECHAUVINISTS
40. Function : USE
41. Dear relative : AUNTY
42. Predecessor of crackle and pop : SNAP
43. "___ of Abdyos": Byron : THEBRIDE
45. Ailment : MALADY
47. Not fooled by : ONTO
48. Nat or Natalie : COLE
49. Colosseum center : ARENA
52. Irish Republic, formerly : EIRE
53. Saratoga, e.g. : SPA
56. They uphold indefensible causes : DEVILSADVOCATES
60. Polish copy : EDIT
61. Aconcagua's range : ANDES
62. Shindig of a sort : BASH
63. Kind of flight : SOLO
64. Be a spendthrift : WASTE
65. Priam's domain : TROY
1. ___ mater : ALMA
2. Suitor : BEAU
3. Happy bird : LARK
4. Epoch : ERA
5. Act : BEHAVE
6. Love : ADORE
7. Minute : TINY
8. Tanzania's cont. : AFR
9. Washington Sq. campus : NYU
10. Kind of division or tank : PANZER
11. Birthplace of Zeno : ELEA
12. Run smoothly : PURR
13. City in Siberia : OMSK
18. Shoot : TWIG
19. "No sun—___": T. Hood : NOMOON
23. Make weary : JADE
24. Displaying chutzpah : NERVY
25. Play opener : ACTI
26. Range : GAMUT
27. Discomfit : ABASH
28. Book by D. S. Freeman : RELEE
29. Trajectory : ROUTE
30. It joins the Dnieper near Kiev : DESNA
31. Toward the center : ENTAD
32. Grating : RASPY
34. Seabees' motto : CANDO
37. Of the flesh : CARNAL
38. Dinner time for many Parisians : HUIT
39. Atoll : ISLE
44. Mackerellike fish : BONITO
45. Gloomy : MOROSE
46. Guinness : ALEC
48. Mongoose's cousin : CIVET
49. Aids for the parched : ADES
50. Change, as wallpaper : REDO
51. Wickedness : EVIL
52. High degrees for school administrators : EDDS
53. Astronomer's interest : STAR
54. Cuban coin : PESO
55. Pale : ASHY
57. Adage : SAW
58. Reminiscences in writing : ANA
59. Browning's "___ Vogler" : ABT

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