AGAINST REGULATIONS

New York Times, Sunday, January 27, 1980

Author:Bert Beaman
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 162, Blocks: 86, Avg Word Len: 5.47, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 635 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 144, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
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© 1980, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Hidden stores : CACHES
7. Occult system : CABALA
13. Traveller's rider : LEE
16. German count : GRAF
20. Handy : ADROIT
21. Part of Spain : ARAGON
22. Mandarin : TANGERINE
24. Start of a Berton Braley verse : THEGRAMMARHAS
26. Fragrance : REDOLENCE
27. Coll. degree : MED
28. Border water : ERIE
29. Soprano Lucine : AMARA
31. Generate : BEGET
32. Piece for Price : ARIA
34. Coverings at marinas : TARPS
37. Unyielding : IRON
38. Gangland group : GOONS
40. Annoy : NETTLE
42. Verse continued : ARULEABSURDWHICH
47. U. of Md. athlete : TERP
49. Uncloses: Poet. : OPES
50. Man, e.g. : BIPED
51. Greek music halls : ODEA
52. Pitcher Swan : CRAIG
55. Evangelist's advice : REPENT
57. Dwindles : EBBS
58. Interpret : READ
59. Actress Crabtree: 1847–1924 : LOTTA
60. Tennis name : EVERT
61. Prefix with rail or tone : MONO
63. Worldwide relief org. : UNRRA
64. Verse continued : IWOULDCALLANOUTWORN
69. Convened : SAT
70. ___ off (repel) : FEND
71. First ___ : AID
72. Leavings : ORTS
73. French menu item : POIS
75. Milestone for mountain climbers : TREELINE
77. Gard's capital : NIMES
79. Purim is one : FESTIVAL
83. Flesh: Prefix : SARC
84. Walden, for one : POND
85. Hosp. employees : RNS
86. Vidal : GORE
87. Plant : SOW
90. Verse continued : MYTHAPREPOSITIONISA
96. Kind of steamer : TRAMP
98. Words of understanding : ISEE
99. Expenditure : OUTGO
100. Gallery : SALON
101. Roast, in Reims : ROTI
102. Sapins : FIRS
104. Lime's cousin : CITRON
105. Tartan wearers : CLANS
106. Chemical suffixes : ANES
107. Zoo favorite : LLAMA
109. Amphora adjunct : ANSA
110. A mild cheese : EDAM
112. Verse continued : WORDYOUMUSTNTEND
116. Obliterated : ERASED
120. Standish : MILES
121. Switchblade: Slang : SHIV
122. Expert : ADEPT
124. Historic ship : NINA
125. Have ___ (beware) : ACARE
127. Monster: Prefix : TERAT
129. Snooker sticks : CUES
131. More, in Madrid : MAS
132. Lawyer's concern : CLIENTELE
136. End of verse : ASENTENCEWITH
140. Bring together at a focal point : CONCENTER
141. Lower : DEMEAN
142. Irish city : TRALEE
143. Neighbor of Hung. : AUST
144. Actor's last line : TAG
145. ___ de corps : ESPRIT
146. Accent : STRESS
1. Agile burglar : CATMAN
2. Cleave : ADHERE
3. Kind of card : CREDIT
4. Road ___ : HOG
5. Gaels' land : EIRE
6. Track employee : STARTER
7. Japanese export : CAMERA
8. Football first name : ARA
9. Tribunal : BAR
10. Moslem title : AGHA
11. Like the best topsoil : LOAMIEST
12. He played Cochise on TV : ANSARA
13. New Guinean city : LAE
14. Remnant : END
15. Kind of trip : EGO
16. Newcomer : GREENHORN
17. Certain fight fans : RINGSIDERS
18. Noun ending : ANCE
19. Places for loafers : FEET
22. Wayfarers : TRANSIENTS
23. Rush-hour weapon : ELBOW
25. Farrow : MIA
30. Lynda Bird ___ : ROBB
33. Ballerinas' poses : ATTITUDES
35. Drive : PROPEL
36. Tops: Abbr. : SUPERL
38. Middleweight champ: 1923–26 : GREB
39. Bookie's concern : ODDS
41. Juridic : LEGAL
43. ___ hand (helped) : LENTA
44. Stroke on a violin : UPBOW
45. Brazilian state : CEARA
46. Attacked : HADAT
48. Election district : PRECINCT
52. Memorable actor : CLIFT
53. Seaman in a gig : ROWER
54. Agreed : ATONE
56. Dodge : EVADE
61. Encore plea : MORE
62. Inning sextet : OUTS
63. Army group : UNIT
65. Place selling "Jersey juice" : DAIRY
66. ___ plume : NOMDE
67. Kind of musical note : OPENTONE
68. Italian physicist : ROSSI
74. Railroad employee : SIGNALMAN
76. Light : LAMP
77. Slangy negative : NOPE
78. Concerning : INRE
79. Cold: Prefix : FRIGO
80. Parisian's "Eureka!" : VOILA
81. Fire inspector's concern : ARSON
82. Inclines : LEANS
84. Stand the test : PASSMUSTER
87. Fodder or bedding : STRAW
88. Maine college town : ORONO
89. Conduits : WATERMAINS
91. King of Tyre : HIRAM
92. Aim : POINT
93. Open ocean : OUTSEA
94. Beach : STRAND
95. Levant : OSCAR
97. Send the wrong way : MISDIRECT
102. Arctic sight : FLOE
103. Founder of Troy : ILUS
104. Louvre display : CANVASES
108. Wimbledon winner: 1975 : ASHE
111. Spots : DETECTS
113. Hydrocarbon type: Suffix : YLENE
114. Diatribe : TIRADE
115. Seemly : DECENT
117. Figure of speech : SIMILE
118. Mothers' relatives : ENATES
119. Olympic events : DASHES
123. Sometimes it's funny : PUN
125. Old brocade : ACCA
126. Point of chief interest : CLOU
128. Weatherman's abbr. : TEMP
130. Spanish painter : SERT
133. Explosive : TNT
134. Greek letter : ETA
135. Trousers part : LEG
137. Grandfather of Saul : NER
138. Pacific porgy : TAI
139. Hell, to Sherman : WAR

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