PRO-TOTYPES

New York Times, Sunday, January 9, 1977

Author: Stanley A. Kurzban
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 86, Avg Word Len: 5.07, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 560 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 101, Cheaters: 16, FITB: 10, XRef: 0
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© 1977, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Misbehave : ACTUP
6. Slow train : LOCAL
11. What Eris threw : APPLE
16. Fasten again : RESNAP
18. Banished : EXILED
20. One who couples : PAIRER
21. ___ up (kept mum) : CLAMMED
23. Fall fare at Shea Stadium : JETPROPULSION
25. Wearer of hash marks : STRIPER
26. Individuals : ONES
27. Snide remark : DIG
28. Shade : TONE
29. Site of a pleasure dome : XANADU
31. Turkish title : AGA
32. Saddle afflictions : SORES
33. Bistros : CAFES
36. How the Miami Dolphins play : PORPOISEFULLY
41. Nigerian people : AROS
42. Indian weight : SER
43. Before line and sinker : HOOK
44. Swab : MOP
45. East Lansing campus : MSU
46. Vessel prized in the N.F.L. : CHAMPIONSHIP
50. Winglike : ALAR
54. Gates, to Caesar : PORTAE
56. Relative of org. : SOC
57. Good bond rating : AAA
58. Coin : CENT
59. Part of a shoe : INSOLE
60. African lake : CHAD
63. Postal dept. : RLO
65. Stage shrew : KATE
66. One-sided victory for Baltimore : COLTBLOODEDMURDER
71. Locker or rec : ROOM
73. ___ Lanka : SRI
74. Beat : LASH
75. Coated steel plates : TERNES
78. Atmosphere : AURA
79. Elec. unit : AMP
81. Mail-address initials : POB
83. Rhubarb : HASSLE
84. Small bird : WREN
85. January quest : SUPERBOWLWIN
89. Possess, old style : HEV
90. Pronoun : YOU
92. Arias : SOLI
93. Wijk ___ Zee, Holland : AAN
94. Tops : AONE
95. Pittsburgh team, often : SCENESTEELERS
99. Nile dam : ASWAN
100. Caracalla specialties : BATHS
102. Singer Charles : RAY
103. Eye part : RETINA
105. Jai ___ : ALAI
106. Goal : AIM
107. Zone : AREA
110. Hillary's conquest : EVEREST
114. Exhortation in Dallas : RIDEEMCOWBOYS
117. One who misleads : DELUDER
118. ___ say (seemingly) : ASIFTO
119. Of the sun: It. : SOLARE
120. Moon goddess : SELENE
121. Hide away : STASH
122. Writer Peter B. and family : KYNES
123. Parking-lot mishaps : DENTS
1. Curves : ARCS
2. Boston cager, for short : CELT
3. Ruler : TSAR
4. Separates, as metals : UNMIXES
5. Argentine terrain : PAMPAS
6. The day, in France : LEJOUR
7. Beasts of burden : OXEN
8. Refer to : CITE
9. Locale for a chalet : ALPS
10. Irish sea god : LER
11. Indian mulberry : AAL
12. Posse from Green Bay : PISTOLPACKERS
13. Religious house : PRIORY
14. Sierra ___ : LEONE
15. Sea eagles : ERNES
17. Hammer part : PEEN
19. Sidestep : DODGE
20. Small dog : PUG
22. ___ flag, as over a bier : DRAPEA
24. Chanteuse Edith : PIAF
30. Sleeping places : DORMS
31. ___ favor (requests) : ASKSA
32. Road sign : SLO
33. College grounds: Var. : CAMPI
34. Firebug job : ARSON
35. Eighty, to Lincoln : FOURSCORE
37. Biblical captain : PHICHOL
38. Perfect-game line score : OOO
39. Charged atom : ION
40. Grid official : UMP
42. Oct. 31 needs : SHEETS
46. Phone : CALL
47. Little, in Spain : POCO
48. Damage : HARM
49. Egyptian heaven : IALU
51. Acquires the knack : LEARNSHOW
52. Insect : ANT
53. Hwy. : RTE
55. Complaint about Kansas City : TOOMANYCHIEFS
61. Oklahoma city : ADA
62. Pillage : DESPOIL
64. Through thick ___ : ORTHIN
67. German drink : BRAU
68. Like Dali's watches : LIMP
69. Arab vessel : DHOW
70. College official : DEAN
71. Like March weather : RAW
72. Possessive : OUR
76. Form of Helen : ELENA
77. Dice number : SEVEN
80. Troublesome : PESTY
82. Sound loudly : BLARE
85. Spot or shine : SUN
86. Shad dish : ROE
87. Wheat, in France : BLE
88. Spent unwisely : WASTED
91. Faroe winds : OES
94. Customarily : ASARULE
95. Locales for games : STADIA
96. Norse explorer : ERIC
97. Aegean island : SAMOS
98. Obliterates : ERASES
99. Anointed : ANELED
100. Theda and family : BARAS
101. Tilting : ALIST
104. Burl or Saint : IVES
106. Latin-study word : AMO
107. With competence : ABLY
108. Horse color : ROAN
109. Literary Jane : EYRE
111. Garden : EDEN
112. Dispatched : SENT
113. ___ bien : TRES
115. Ordinal suffix : ETH
116. Chinese cooking dish : WOK

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