New York Times, Tuesday, October 16, 1984

Author:Stanley B. Whitten
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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1. "Ulysses" author : JOYCE
6. Sashes for geishas : OBIS
10. Beige : ECRU
14. "That's ___ you!" : ONEON
15. Descartes : RENE
16. Meat cut : LOIN
17. Settled : STAID
18. Advocates of land reform : AGRARIANS
20. Fourteen-line poem : SONNET
22. A daughter of Eurytus : IOLE
23. Baton Rouge col. : LSU
24. The Queen of Disco : DONNASUMMER
27. Pith helmet : TOPI
31. She wrote "Atlas Shrugged" : RAND
32. City in Idaho : BOISE
33. Shortly : ANON
34. "___ Lay Dying," Faulkner novel : ASI
35. Coastal flyer : ERN
36. Maude Frickert's creator : JONATHANWINTERS
42. ___-la-la : TRA
43. Rummy variety : GIN
44. Location : AREA
45. Disgrace : ODIUM
47. Long mound : BANK
48. Invitation letters : RSVP
49. Make a slight effort : LIFTAFINGER
52. "How ___ love thee?" : DOI
53. ___ off (begin) : LEAD
54. Did some housework : DUSTED
59. Adds to : INCREASES
62. Memorable character actor : LORRE
63. Break : SNAP
64. Stoicism founder : ZENO
65. Rub out : ERASE
66. Tiller : HELM
67. Whirlpool : EDDY
68. Titled women : DAMES
1. Chinese idol : JOSS
2. Aware of the real meaning : ONTO
3. Bear a lamb : YEAN
4. Invent : COIN
5. Terminated : ENDED
6. A feast ___ famine : ORA
7. Alpha-omega combination : BEGINNINGANDEND
8. Sudden invasion : INROAD
9. Closes : SEALS
10. Yale alum : ELI
11. Diggers for anthracite : COALMINERS
12. Washes lightly : RINSES
13. Not certain : UNSURE
19. Type of sandwich : REUBEN
21. Pentateuch : TORAH
25. Space org. : NASA
26. Short-barreled cannon : MORTAR
27. ___ Mahal : TAJ
28. Yoko : ONO
29. Arrogant; haughty : PONTIFICAL
30. Unpromisingly stuck : INARUT
37. Mexican dish : TAMALE
38. Hockey position : WING
39. Signed : INKED
40. Abbr. before Msgr. : REV
41. Fool : SAP
45. Somewhat aged : OLDISH
46. Quintuplets' family name : DIONNE
47. Slanted : BIASED
50. Unravel, nautical style : FEAZE
51. Governed : RULED
55. Rail : SORA
56. London trolley : TRAM
57. Gaelic : ERSE
58. Sandra and Ruby : DEES
60. Speed letters : RPM
61. Chinese condiment : SOY

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