New York Times, Wednesday, October 6, 1982

Author:Fliegner
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Min Word Len: 4, Missing: { F K Q V X }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 1 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sour tasting : ACERB
6. Nightingale's burden : LAMP
10. Hardy hero : JUDE
14. Debussy classic : LAMER
15. Actor Jannings : EMIL
16. Caspian feeder : URAL
17. Protein-related acid : AMINO
18. Author Rostov : MARA
19. Chinese pottery : MING
20. Assault unexpectedly : SPRINGUPON
22. Cavy's cousin : PACA
23. The mark of sorrow : ZERO
24. O.T. book : ESTHER
26. TV anchorman : RATHER
30. Comprehend, with "on" : LATCH
32. Exchange premium : AGIO
33. Thank-you-___ (bump in a road) : MAAM
35. La Fontaine predecessor : AESOP
39. Teapot event : TEMPEST
41. Turkish rug : BERGAMA
43. Proficient : ADEPT
44. A ___ Able : ASIN
46. ___ Bator, Far East city : ULAN
47. Opposite of 43 Across : INEPT
49. Dyers' relatives : TONERS
51. Brandy center : COGNAC
54. Colliery access : ADIT
56. Kind of jury : HUNG
57. " . . . ___ in the dark" (Hobbes's last words) : AGREATLEAP
63. ___ smasher : ATOM
64. Molders : ROTS
65. Blood conveyor : AORTA
66. "Arrivederci" city : ROMA
67. Tare's partner : TRET
68. Conestoga : WAGON
69. United : ONED
70. Brontë heroine : EYRE
71. " . . . fell ___ thieves": Luke 10:30 : AMONG
1. "Oh, my!" : ALAS
2. David, e.g. : CAMP
3. Potentate : EMIR
4. "Myth of Hercules" painter : RENI
5. Third-place medal : BRONZE
6. Tree-dwelling primate : LEMUR
7. "Pretty Little Poppy" of 1924 : AMAPOLA
8. Spanish surrealist : MIRO
9. Palomar sighting : PLANET
10. Start too soon : JUMPTHEGUN
11. Bathsheba's husband : URIAH
12. Twist, for one : DANCE
13. Sir Edward, the composer : ELGAR
21. Some bacteria : GERMS
25. Identifying feature : SCAR
26. Pro ___ (proportionally) : RATA
27. Venerable : AGED
28. Proverbial flier : TIME
29. All riled up : HOPPINGMAD
31. Prefix with dextrous : AMBI
34. Nipa palm : ATAP
36. Vendition : SALE
37. He made quatrains and tents : OMAR
38. Shivaree implements : PANS
40. Sicilian menace : ETNA
42. Conceptual beings : ENTIA
45. His shot causes many to run : STARTER
48. Card game for two : ECARTE
50. Trudeau's capital : OTTAWA
51. Hispanic bombshell : CHARO
52. ___ a limb : OUTON
53. Dwarf : GNOME
55. Villa ___, at Tivoli : DESTE
58. Sanguinary : GORY
59. Topsoil : LOAM
60. Therefore : ERGO
61. Solar disk : ATON
62. Twinge : PANG

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