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Alfio Micci
Alfio Micci

THOSE IN FAVOR

New York Times, Sunday, January 31, 1982

Author: Alfio Micci
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 84, Avg Word Len: 5.10, Missing: { Q }
Open Squares: 105, Cheaters: 18, FITB: 16, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 16
Alfio Micci has 91 pre-Shortz puzzles and 11 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,772
Across Down
1. Rockfish : RENA
5. Word in Caesar's message : VICI
9. Chagall : MARC
13. Oat or corn follower : MEAL
17. First garden : EDEN
18. Sec. of the Treasury : REGAN
19. ___ by verdict : AIDER
20. Horse's-mouth intelligence : INFO
21. Friendship emblems : FORGETMENOTS
23. Part of a table setting : KNIFEANDFORK
25. Reconciliation expert : MEDIATOR
26. "___ thee sixpence . . . ": Shak. : ISENT
28. Coiffure protector : SNOOD
29. Unyielding : GRIM
30. Turkish title : AGHA
31. Anglo-Saxon lawsuit : SECTA
33. Tend a furnace : STOKE
35. Block up : CHOKE
37. Strengthen : REINFORCE
41. Epsom ___ : DOWNS
42. One not given due consideration : FORGOTTENMAN
45. Seaman : TAR
46. Sioux : OTOE
47. Spoil : MAR
48. At sea : LOST
49. Actor Moses : GUNN
50. "I can get ___ you wholesale" : ITFOR
51. Government department : FOREIGNOFFICE
56. Players at the right of dealers : PONES
57. Of a tribal spirit : TOTEMIC
59. Sampler verb : BLESS
60. Prickly shrub : BRIER
61. "Do I ___ Waltz?" : HEARA
62. Had in mind : MEANT
63. Sch. official : PRINC
64. Social beauty : BELLE
65. Partner of room : BOARD
66. Burma's capital : RANGOON
69. Water carriers : HOSES
70. Leading the way : INTHEFOREFRONT
73. Mine yield : ORE
74. Nobel physicist: 1922 : BOHR
75. Med. school subject : ANAT
76. Yak or chin : JAW
77. Hawaiian shrub : AKIA
78. Mexican crested parrot : ALO
79. Uses a bit : DRILLSFOROIL
83. Leaflet : FLIER
84. Whip : RAWHIDE
87. Trencherman : EATER
88. Normand of silents : MABEL
89. Omit : ELIDE
91. She had several fans : RAND
92. Costa ___ : RICA
93. Ipse ___ : DIXIT
95. Phileas's family : FOGGS
97. Bar orders : SIDECARS
101. Service branch : ARMYAIRFORCE
103. Awaits : ISINSTOREFOR
105. Bossy's home : BARN
106. Pledges : OATHS
107. East or West : COAST
108. Author Jose Martinez : RUIZ
109. He wrote "A Death in the Family" : AGEE
110. Cape : NESS
111. A few : SOME
112. Sicilian resort : ENNA
1. Improvement : REFORM
2. Margin : EDGE
3. Indigence : NEED
4. Daughter of Oedipus : ANTIGONE
5. Malice : VENOM
6. Frankenstein's assistant : IGOR
7. Mehitabel, for one : CAT
8. Discernment : INSIGHT
9. Neighbor of Ia. : MINN
10. Mine entrances : ADITS
11. Court whistler : REF
12. Symbol of Turkish power : CRESCENT
13. Ancient Cretan : MINOAN
14. Within: Prefix : ENDO
15. Furnish : AFFORD
16. ___ Sabha, India's lower house : LOK
18. Make a new knot : RETIE
19. N.Z. tree : AKEAKE
22. Report-card entries : MARKS
24. Against : ANTI
27. Liquor quantity : SHOT
30. Future oak : ACORN
32. Clean the blackboard : ERASE
33. ___ voce : SOTTO
34. Counting-rhyme phrase : TWOFORTHESHOW
36. Join up : ENLIST
38. Chinese-dinner finale : FORTUNECOOKIE
39. Rattan worker : CANER
40. Pelagic birds : ERNS
41. Trifle : DOIT
42. Ant genus : FORMICA
43. Joke : GAG
44. Soft shoes, for short : MOCS
49. Auctioneer's word : GOING
51. Certain dances : FORMALS
52. Emerald Isle, once : EIRE
53. Voodooism : OBEAH
54. Outburst : FLARE
55. ___ oneself (manage alone) : FENDFOR
56. Snapshot : PRINT
58. Certain fisherman : EELER
60. Cereal coat : BRAN
62. Blotch : MOTTLE
63. Kind of car : PROWL
64. Yale marching song : BOOLA
65. ___ B'rith : BNAI
67. College at Oxford : ORIEL
68. Beside : NEAR
69. Steeplejack's item : HBAR
70. "The Lady ___" : INRED
71. Sea arm : FJORD
72. Heyerdahl boat : RAI
75. Math process : ADDITION
77. Tuna : ALBACORE
80. Sweater sizes : LARGES
81. "The ___ at eve . . . ": Scott : STAG
82. Debate : FORENSICS
83. Aspect : FACET
85. Hydrocarbon : HEXYNE
86. Hipbones : ILIA
88. Center : MIDST
90. Exertions : EFFORTS
92. Wash cycle : RINSE
93. Boring one : DRAG
94. Nagy of Hungary : IMRE
96. "Rosenkavalier" baron : OCHS
97. Where Anna taught : SIAM
98. ___ for one's money : ARUN
99. Check : REIN
100. Italian statesman-historian, 1873–1952 : SFORZA
101. Arab cloak : ABA
102. "Norma ___" : RAE
104. ___ Locks : SOO

Answer summary: 11 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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