New York Times, Friday, October 23, 1981

Author:Rabinowitz
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 46, Avg Word Len: 4.71, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 259 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 61, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 5, XRef: 2, Spans: 1
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© 1981, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Lucre : PELF
5. Duchesse, e.g. : SATIN
10. Whistlers on courts : REFS
14. Redolence : ODOR
15. Finale : CLOSE
16. Charlie Plumb's "___ Cinders" : ELLA
17. Asian staple : TARO
18. Mrs. Chaplin et al. : OONAS
19. Marianas isle : GUAM
20. With 48 Across, a Shakespearean line : MENOFFEWWORDS
23. President who became a Chief Justice : TAFT
24. Glance : PEEK
25. Tunes : AIRS
27. Type of parking : VALET
30. Prefix with plasm : ECTO
31. Subject of a Kant critique : REASON
33. Batman and Robin, e.g. : DUO
36. Shakespearean trio : THEWEIRDSISTERS
39. Eternally, to a poet : EER
40. Ukrainian river : DONETS
41. Shakespearean villain : IAGO
42. Gunpowder ingredient : NITER
43. "Merry Wives . . . " lass : ANNE
44. Oil cartel : OPEC
46. Safety and straight : PINS
48. See 20 Across : ARETHEBESTMEN
54. Xeric : ARID
55. Rousseau novel : EMILE
56. Deesis : ICON
58. Bear's order : SELL
59. Eastern V.I.P. : AMEER
60. "There is no living with ___": Addison : THEE
61. Fainéant : IDLE
62. Peep show : RAREE
63. Darn this thing : HOLE
1. Smugglers' "grass" : POT
2. Dutch cheese : EDAM
3. Wisdom : LORE
4. Area near the pit : FRONTROW
5. Sneer : SCOFF
6. In the air : ALOFT
7. Pitch : TONE
8. "The Last Time ___ Paris" : ISAW
9. Vane letters : NESW
10. Rue : REGRET
11. Dodge : ELUDE
12. Ampulla : FLASK
13. Houston : SAM
21. Western alliance initials : OAS
22. Gapes : OPENS
25. Relative of smart : ACHE
26. Road for Cato : ITER
27. Darth of "Star Wars" : VADER
28. Aide: Abbr. : ASST
29. Clark's girl : LOIS
30. Nice summer : ETE
31. Uproar : RIOT
32. Fish hawk's cousin : ERNE
33. Martin or Jagger : DEAN
34. Yen : URGE
35. Bear, to Pedro : OSO
37. Ukase : EDICT
38. Metalworker : TINSMITH
42. Pester : NEEDLE
43. Pismire : ANT
44. Sculled : OARED
45. Rich copper ore : PRILL
46. Martinique menace : PELEE
47. French department : ISERE
49. Audition : HEAR
50. Austen heroine : EMMA
51. Rathskeller quaff : BIER
52. Nymph who loved Narcissus : ECHO
53. Coward : NOEL
54. "The World ___ See It": Einstein : ASI
57. George Eliot, ___ Evans : NEE

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