New York Times, Friday, January 31, 1986

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Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { B F J Q U X Z }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 12, XRef: 0
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© 1986, The New York Times
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1. Baghdad air express : CARPET
7. Mosconi shot : CAROM
12. Like a Verdi work : ARIOSE
13. Bleached : WHITENED
16. Aquarium fish : MOLLIE
17. Slope's kin : HILLSIDE
18. Fishy-sounding summit : PIKESPEAK
20. " . . . rusting in ___ of tears": F. Thompson : APOOL
21. H.H.H. was one : DEM
22. ___ en point : ENTE
23. What "syne" means : SINCE
24. Little's colleagues : APERS
26. Soft-shell clam, e.g.: Abbr. : STR
27. Macbeth title : THANE
30. "___ bird!" : ITSA
32. Its capital was Susa : ELAM
36. Play by E. E. Cummings : HIM
37. Food fish : ANCHOVY
40. Epoch : ERA
41. "Beowulf," for one : EPIC
43. Attention-getting word : AHEM
44. "Police in Trouble" author : AHERN
46. Stock or block follower : ADE
48. Angler's hereditary class? : CASTE
50. Rock thrust : NAPPE
53. Indic language : PALI
54. Three sch. basics : RRR
57. "___ and Pains": Perelman : ACRES
58. Bane of shellfish : STINGRAYS
61. Turnstone : CHICARIC
63. Makes fish meal : GRINDS
64. Like a fish-garnish taste : LEMONISH
65. More drawn out : LONGER
66. Family of a Conn. senator : DODDS
67. Moths : EGGERS
1. Bivouac : CAMP
2. Arum, e.g. : AROID
3. Poet Rainer Maria ___ : RILKE
4. Angler, in a way : POLEMAN
5. Action; process: Suffix : ESIS
6. Indian's abode : TEEPEE
7. Eyelash: Fr. : CIL
8. Finally : ATLAST
9. Breathe : RESPIRE
10. "The ___ Field": Wambaugh : ONION
11. Red Bordeaux wine : MEDOC
13. Question re a fishy deal? : WHATSTHECATCH
14. Raise prices : HIKE
15. Proofreader's "take out" : DELE
19. Embellish : ENRICH
25. Shell-game object : PEA
26. Kind of bank: Abbr. : SAV
27. Stan (___ Man) Musial : THE
28. Onto the jive : HIP
29. "___ Blue?": 1929 song : AMI
31. Ethiopian's neighbor : SOMALI
33. Cobb or Iacocca : LEE
34. Part of E.T.A. : ARR
35. "The Pleasure ___," Mae West work : MAN
38. Scottish negative : NAE
39. Sun ___-sen, Chinese statesman : YAT
42. Locale of many fishing ports : CAPECOD
45. Shad or sardine : HERRING
47. Remove beach particles : DESAND
49. Unattached : SINGLE
50. Sodium chloride: Abbr. : NACL
51. Yearned : ACHED
52. ___ violino : PRIMO
53. Greek letters : PSIS
55. Stove : RANGE
56. Golf's ___ Cup : RYDER
59. Sailor's rum : GROG
60. Ukr., Latv., etc. : SSRS
62. Laughter, in Lyon : RIS

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