New York Times, Saturday, October 29, 1983

Author: Sam Bellotto, Jr.
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { J V X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
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1. Ticket part : STUB
5. Good earth : LOAM
9. Photographer's request : SMILE
14. Screen idol : HERO
15. Drive-in sight : AUTO
16. Daises : PODIA
17. Hitchcock, in a way : OLDMASTER
19. Houston footballer : OILER
20. Eyes and ears? : DOUBLEFEATURES
22. Rani's wrap : SARI
23. "The ___ Show" : LATE
24. M–S connection : NOPQR
27. Three-wheeler, for short : TRIKE
29. Resort : SPA
32. Kind of den : OPIUM
33. They're sold in lots : USEDCARS
35. It blew in 1852 : ETNA
36. Disney and Kelly : WALTS
38. Lahr role : LION
39. Idea-to-product interval : LEADTIME
41. What ravers don't make : SENSE
42. Sixties coll. group : SDS
43. At ___ (puzzled) : ALOSS
45. Etonian pop : PATER
46. Hue man : DYER
47. Noun suffix : TION
49. First looks at Mars and Venus? : WORLDPREMIERES
55. "Exodus" actor : MINEO
56. Film trailer's task : HERALDING
57. AMPAS award : OSCAR
58. Ditto, to Cato : IDEM
59. Monad : UNIT
60. Judges : DEEMS
61. Dovecote sounds : COOS
62. Educators' degs. : PODS
1. Slippered : SHOD
2. End: Comb. form : TELO
3. Hindustani : URDU
4. Hollywood turkey's production crew : BOMBSQUAD
5. This makes engineers beam : LASER
6. Costume : OUTFIT
7. To ___ (exactly) : ATEE
8. Film censor, often : MORALIST
9. Emulated Moby Dick : SPOUTED
10. Wavy silk pattern : MOIRE
11. At rest : IDLE
12. Stretches : LIES
13. Concha : EAR
18. Tocsin : ALARM
21. Cameraman's concerns : TAKES
24. Carols : NOELS
25. Chose : OPTED
26. S.A. fruits : PINAS
28. Do's and don't's : RULES
29. Actress Eva Marie : SAINT
30. Journalese : PROSE
31. TV's Lou Grant : ASNER
34. Edited for television? : CLEANEDUP
36. Tricked : WILED
37. Like "The Blob" : AMORPHIC
40. Robert and Rod : TAYLORS
41. Mar : SPOIL
44. Music lover's purchase : STEREO
46. Kind of girl or boat : DREAM
48. Mosque men : IMAMS
49. "West Side Story" director : WISE
50. Tale starter : ONCE
51. Make over : REDO
52. Epicarp : RINO
53. Geraint's wife : ENID
54. Cpls.' bosses : SGTS
55. London hippie : MOD

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