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New York Times, Sunday, January 28, 1979

Author:William Lutwiniak
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 164, Blocks: 90, Avg Word Len: 5.35, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 682 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 154, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 12, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
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© 1979, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pickets : PALES
6. Propounded : POSED
11. ___ Pradesh, India : UTTAR
16. Robe for Cornelia : STOLA
21. Swarming : ALIVE
22. Fanon : ORALE
23. Pulitzer Prize author: 1918 : POOLE
24. Citified : URBAN
25. Milkweed extract : LATEX
26. Of apples : MALIC
27. Medieval guild : HANSE
28. Irish goblin : POOKA
29. Rome : AMERICANVARIETYOFAPPLE
33. Conservative : TORY
34. Boundary : EDGE
35. Les girls : ELLES
36. Italian article : GLI
37. Sinuous shape : ESS
38. Crook in a branch : KNEE
39. Relative of Sèvres : SPODE
40. Video production : TELECAST
45. Troop group : GIS
46. Arkansas toothpick : SHIV
47. Walt Kelly creation : POGO
48. U.S.S.R. river : CHU
49. Berlin : UNITEDSTATESSONGWRITER
57. Glissade : SLIDE
58. W.W. II org. : OPA
59. Land of the Cymry : WALES
60. Cather's "___ Ours" : ONEOF
61. Asian evergreen : ATLE
62. Shearer of ballet : MOIRA
64. Not live : TAPED
65. Lovable : CUDDLY
66. Hit letters : SRO
67. Disciplinarian : RAMROD
68. Singer Sumac : YMA
69. Black Sea resort : POTI
70. Panama : HATMADEOFJIPIJAPALEAVES
78. Part of U.S.N.A. : ACAD
79. Salt Lake City athlete : UTE
80. Siouan Sooners : OSAGES
81. Fishpond occupant : IDE
82. Flounder : MEGRIM
85. Walk daintily : MINCE
87. Last of the Mohicans : UNCAS
88. Amphora handle : ANSA
89. At ___ (confused) : ALOSS
90. Herd of seals : PATCH
91. Poetic time : EEN
92. Till now : ASYET
93. Vienna : LIGHTCRUSTYBREADORROLL
99. SHAEF area : ETO
100. Venetians' resort : LIDO
101. Budget item : RENT
102. ___ Gev, Israeli settlement : EIN
103. Identical : SELFSAME
106. Sparling : SMELT
108. Habilimented : CLAD
110. G-man : FED
113. Make known : AIR
114. Ho's partner : HEAVE
115. QE2 berth : SLIP
116. Jungle sound : ROAR
117. Copenhagen : DUKEOFWELLINGTONSHORSE
123. Noxious substance : TOXIN
124. "___ Rookh" : LALLA
125. Kid : TEASE
126. Is a party to : ABETS
127. Beautify : ADORN
128. Made slick : OILED
129. Join : ENTER
130. Theater seats : LOGES
131. Backs : DORSA
132. Resplendence : GLORY
133. Cooper role : DEEDS
134. Conte : STORY
1. Intellectual relish : PALATE
2. Cottonwoods : ALAMOS
3. Petrol units : LITERS
4. Companion of each : EVERY
5. Numerical prefix : SEXI
6. Brilliantine : POMADE
7. Temple or mandarin : ORANGE
8. Palliate : SALVE
9. "Roast Pig" essayist : ELIA
10. Rundown : DECREPIT
11. Supported : UPHELD
12. Precisely : TOATEE
13. Show biz awards : TONYS
14. To boot : ALSO
15. Reduce sail : REEF
16. Limber : SUPPLE
17. Capricorn, e.g. : TROPIC
18. Agora coin : OBOL
19. Placid or Como : LAKE
20. Boswellian collection : ANA
30. Thurify : CENSE
31. "The Man ___" : ILOVE
32. Radiant : AGLOW
38. Cheat on a check : KITE
39. Wild sheep : SHA
40. ___ down (muted) : TONED
41. ___ Benedict : EGGS
42. Portrayed : ACTED
43. Hebrew Hades : SHEOL
44. Resembling peat : TURFY
45. Nobelist in Literature: 1947 : GIDE
46. ___ David : STAROF
47. Wroclaw man : POLE
49. Extreme : ULTRA
50. Native of Khartoum : NILOT
51. Star-crossed : DOOMED
52. Agnew : SPIRO
53. Pundit : SWAMI
54. Spider monkey : SAPAJOU
55. Directs : ROUTES
56. Ink or rubber : INDIA
57. Window part : SASH
62. Title for a chairperson : MADAM
63. Supplement : ADJUNCT
64. Melville novel : TYPEE
65. Kin of cabbages : COLES
67. Bigot : RACIST
69. Heathen: It. : PAGANO
71. Wetland : MARSH
72. Pruritic : ITCHY
73. ___ as a pin : ASNEAT
74. Took measured steps : PACED
75. Plastic for records : VINYL
76. LTD's extinct relative : EDSEL
77. Ottoman : SEAT
82. Men : MALES
83. Upper crust : ELITE
84. "Dead Souls" author : GOGOL
85. Actress Adams : MAUDE
86. "Wishing Will Make ___" : ITSO
88. Garland's "___ of the Middle Border" : ASON
90. Decorous : PRIM
92. Gobilike : ARID
94. Cigar : CLARO
95. Short: Prefix : BREVI
96. Let up : RELENTED
97. Tolkien creature : ENT
98. Gets the benefit : REAPS
104. Moslem mendicants : FAKIRS
105. Raw pigment : SIENNA
106. Bear of a sort : SELLER
107. Arthritis, e.g. : MALADY
108. Shut : CLOSED
109. Hard-hit balls : LINERS
110. Precede : FOREGO
111. Island annexed by Chile : EASTER
112. Chichi : DRESSY
114. Cry of surprise : HELLO
115. Aver : STATE
116. Golem, for one : ROBOT
117. Mossback : DODO
118. Nero's or Caesar's wife : UXOR
119. Whip : FLOG
120. Lament : WAIL
121. Kelly or Tunney : GENE
122. Dutch painter : HALS
123. Urchin : TAD

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