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New York Times, Sunday, October 23, 1977

Author: Frank Nosoff
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 164, Blocks: 92, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 642 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 138, Cheaters: 14, FITB: 8, XRef: 1
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© 1977, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Speech problem : LISP
5. Thereabouts : ORSO
9. Use a tuffet : SIT
12. Flower parts : SEPALS
18. Famed Florentine : DANTE
19. See 18 Across : POET
20. Drug plant : ALOE
22. Vote of assent : PLACET
23. Psychiatrist's song : JUNGATHEART
25. Incentive for Seattle Slew : FODDERIMAGE
27. Where Saul saw a seeress : ENDOR
28. Spy of 1780 : ANDRE
29. Salad ingredient : ENDIVE
30. ENE or WSW : DIR
31. Fit of pique : SNIT
32. Fidel's former aide : CHE
33. Suffix with dull : ARD
35. "Tiny Alice" playwright : ALBEE
36. Grafter's item : CION
37. Pongee color : TAN
38. Stash away : HOARD
40. French town : USSEL
42. SST, for one : PLANE
43. Butter-and-___ : EGGMAN
45. Binaural system : STEREO
48. Tree: Comb. form : DENDRI
51. Sports news : RESULTS
53. Sailors' patron : STELMO
55. Horizon sights : STEEPLES
59. Wide-awakes : TERNS
61. Orlando of diamond fame : CEPEDA
63. It repeats itself : HISTORY
64. Controls : RESTRAINS
68. Imparts : LENDS
69. Put away : STORED
70. April 1 baby, e.g. : ARIES
71. Sump : PIT
72. Smells like an old stogie : REEKS
74. Volume : TOME
75. Mil. group : USNR
76. Royal ruins : OEDIPUSWRECKS
80. "Tree ___ Window": Frost : ATMY
83. Tart : ACID
85. January, in Seville : ENERO
86. Electrical unit : REL
87. Loosen : UNTIE
88. Performer, in Perugia : ATTORE
90. Foundation gift : GRANT
92. Most curt : SNIPPIEST
94. Licenses : PERMITS
96. Bow : SALAAM
98. ___ incognita : TERRA
99. Floor exit : TRAPDOOR
101. "Trees" poet : KILMER
103. To play, Italian style : GIOCARE
107. Rented : LEASED
109. Summit : TIPTOP
111. Mussulman : MOSLEM
112. Merchandise : WARES
115. Small horse : BIDET
117. Galley-proof symbol : CARET
119. Chatter : GAB
120. Holly : ILEX
121. Finnish bath : SAUNA
123. Swerve : YAW
126. Road surfacing : TAR
127. Western hill : MESA
128. Sports org. : NBA
129. Mystery : ENIGMA
131. Popular fur : LAPIN
133. L.B.J.'s "___ Poverty" : WARON
134. Problem for Midas : GILTFEELING
137. Motto for a dieter : THINKSHRINK
139. Catch : ENTRAP
140. Bambi, e.g. : DEER
141. The very best : AONE
142. "Papa Bear" of football : HALAS
143. Deans : DOYENS
144. Hit sign : SRO
145. Soldiers in Seoul : ROKS
146. Class cap : ETON
1. Ends of flights : LANDINGS
2. Fort Knox item : INGOT
3. Kind of boarder : STAR
4. Fair-haired one : PET
5. Kitchen utensils : OPENERS
6. Artery : ROAD
7. Saw of a sawfish : SERRA
8. Mink's cousin : OTTER
9. Umpire's cry : SAFE
10. Massey et al. : ILONAS
11. Walked unsteadily : TODDLED
12. Carousal : SPREE
13. Wallach : ELI
14. Jack of clubs : PAM
15. Evangeline's home : ACADIA
16. American or Foreign : LEGION
17. Dr. Slop's creator : STERNE
18. Padding in packing : DUNNAGE
21. Foods : EDIBLES
23. Trinculo or Yorick : JESTER
24. Guffaw : HAHA
26. Massenet oratorio : EVE
32. Against : CONTRA
34. Aaron Burr's ego : DUELPERSONALITY
36. Pedicure fanatics : CLIPTOMANIACS
38. Word on a Czech's check : HALERS
39. Skid-row problem : DTS
41. "And we will ___ pleasures prove": Donne : SOMENEW
42. P.D.Q. : PRESTO
44. Grouch's problem : MUTTERCOMPLEX
46. Catchall abbr. : ETC
47. Section of film : REEL
49. High degree : NTH
50. Colonial freethinkers : DEISTS
52. Criticize slyly : SNIPE
54. Less familiar : ODDER
56. Girl's name : LORETTE
57. Palindromic word : ERE
58. One of the Chaplins : SYD
60. Subtly nasty : SNIDE
62. People with petitions : ASKERS
64. Santha Rama ___ : RAU
65. Vocal pauses : ERS
66. "Old Blue Eyes" : SINATRA
67. Overcharges : STINGS
73. Hound's clue : SCENT
76. "___ Nightingale" : ODETOA
77. Malayan state : PERAK
78. Hornblende : URALITE
79. Type of light : KLIEG
81. Prefix with lead or guide : MIS
82. Thus far : YET
84. Spring flowers : IRIDES
87. Displace : UPROOT
88. Prone : APT
89. Alaska, formerly: Abbr. : TER
91. Pack pipe tobacco : TAMP
93. Preliminary coat : PRIMER
95. Distress signal : SOS
97. Kept a tryst : MET
100. Mend, in a way : REBUILD
102. Aerial bomb : ROC
104. Native of Oran : ALGERIAN
105. Causes : REASONS
106. Erect levees : EMBANK
108. Small boats: Var. : DINGIES
110. "___ of bright gold": Shakespeare : PATINES
112. Like Nike : WINGED
113. White elephant : ALBINO
114. Estate; property : REALTY
116. He may use faint praise : DAMNER
118. Indecent : RANK
121. Percolates : SEEPS
122. Brest beast : ANE
124. Where benedicts are created : ALTAR
125. Elm or mackerel : WAHOO
127. Danny's daughter : MARLO
130. Of soil: Comb. form : AGRO
132. Like a cocktail "lady" : PINK
133. "How's that again?" : WHAT
135. Three, in Torino : TRE
136. Punkah : FAN
138. Ayesha : SHE

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