New York Times, Tuesday, October 30, 1984

Author: Nancy McCarthy
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J K Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
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1. Kind of jockey : DISC
5. Containing less chroma : PALER
10. Health centers : SPAS
14. Within: Comb. form : ENTO
15. Overhead : ABOVE
16. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
17. Ballroom marches : PROMENADES
19. Ice-cream holder : CONE
20. Take a header : TOPPLE
21. Stop temporarily : INTERMIT
23. ___ breve : ALLA
25. Rani's robe : SAREE
26. Dispirit : DEPRESS
29. In better shape : FITTER
32. Lots of land : ACRES
33. Spats : TIFFS
36. "Bali ___" : HAI
37. Crucifix : ROOD
38. Apollo's legendary birthplace : DELOS
39. U. of Md. athlete : TERP
40. Common street name : ELM
41. Axes or cans : FIRES
42. Fry quickly : SAUTE
43. "Two-pippers" : DEUCES
45. Acquired relative : STEPSON
47. Archibald ___ (Cary Grant) : LEACH
49. An article in Munich : EINE
50. Minister's place of business : LEGATION
53. Bracts enclosing the flowers in grasses : PALEAE
57. Word of woe : ALAS
58. Inducements to action : PROMPTINGS
60. Not on time : LATE
61. Uhlan's weapon : LANCE
62. Entre ___ : NOUS
63. Individuals : ONES
64. Choose : ELECT
65. Puzzler's favorite serf : ESNE
1. Part of an org. : DEPT
2. Set of boxes : INRO
3. Cool it! : STOP
4. Likened : COMPARED
5. TV groups : PANELS
6. Arab's garment : ABA
7. City in N.J. : LODI
8. Squares accounts : EVENS
9. Provides new workers : RESTAFFS
10. Arcane : SECRET
11. Shelley's "___ Unbound" : PROMETHEUS
12. Sacred ape of ancient Egypt : AANI
13. Proofreader's direction : STET
18. Femmes' pronoun : ELLES
22. Ares' sister : ERIS
24. Fall flower : ASTER
26. Defied : DARED
27. Kin of a lycée : ECOLE
28. Make widespread : PROMULGATE
30. Have an ___ the ground : EARTO
31. Mature : RIPEN
34. ___ de la Cité : ILE
35. "Pippin" director : FOSSE
38. Follower : DISCIPLE
39. Measuring device : TAPELINE
41. Exploit : FEAT
42. French legislature : SENAT
44. Discontinues : CEASES
46. Scarf : TIPPET
48. Occurring 24 times a day : HORAL
50. Sugar-cane shoot : LALO
51. Verve : ELAN
52. Not any : NONE
54. Biblical oldster : ENOS
55. "You Can't Get a Man with ___" : AGUN
56. Basic verb for Virgil : ESSE
59. DC doubled : MCC

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