New York Times, Friday, November 16, 1984

Author: Jones
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.17, Missing: { F J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. May and Malbin : ELAINES
8. Companion of feathered : TARRED
14. St. Francis' shaven crown : TONSURE
15. "___ of You," 1951 hit song : BECAUSE
16. Demolished : TOTALED
17. Scholarly : ERUDITE
18. Friend for François : AMI
19. Indonesian island : CERAM
21. Siesta : NAP
22. Gainsay : CONTRADICT
27. Crooner Rudy : VALLEE
29. Derivative of oil of peppermint : MENTHENE
33. Stood fast : ABIDED
34. Zenda character : PRISONER
35. Dream evidence : REM
36. "Inka Dinka ___," Durante song : DOO
37. He cries wolf : ALARMIST
43. John and Priscilla : ALDENS
46. Number in "Lucia" : SEXTETTE
47. Lower in value : DEBASE
48. Kind of jacket : EISENHOWER
50. Secret D.C. group : CIA
53. Zeal : ARDOR
54. Composer Nicholas of Great Britain : MAW
57. Impute : ASCRIBE
60. Empty : DEPLETE
63. Valuable sheep : MERINOS
64. Became verdant : GREENED
65. Affectedly proper : PRISSY
66. Beverly Hills sights : ESTATES
1. Sundance Kid's girl : ETTA
2. Oar section : LOOM
3. Big letdown : ANTICLIMAX
4. "Life ___ jest": Gay : ISA
5. Not any, in Nimes : NUL
6. Assembled : ERECTED
7. Exodus commemoration : SEDER
8. Ends : TERMINI
9. Prefix with puncture : ACU
10. Half a diam. : RAD
11. Downfall : RUIN
12. This, to Tomás : ESTA
13. Profound : DEEP
15. She decorates dresses : BEADER
20. Feature at the Guggenheim : RAMP
23. What Father William was : OLD
24. Born : NEE
25. Parts of dols. : CTS
26. However, in poesy : THO
27. Spanish linear units : VARAS
28. White poplar : ABELE
30. "Terms of ___," 1983 film : ENDEARMENT
31. Eatery signs : NEONS
32. Notched, as a leaf : EROSE
38. Way to go: Abbr. : RTE
39. ___-ling (Mme. Chiang Kai-shek) : MEI
40. Proud papa's proclamation : ITSABOY
41. Cubic meters : STERES
42. Watch the store : TEND
43. They idolize : ADORERS
44. Actor Ayres : LEW
45. U.K. award for women : DBE
49. Chief of U.S. field forces: 1952 : HODGE
50. Bowie or Beauregard in W.W. II : CAMP
51. Elbe feeder : ISER
52. Italian sausage center : ACRI
55. Suit one to ___ : ATEE
56. Joins : WEDS
58. Laughter, in Lyon : RIS
59. Electees : INS
61. Fala, for one : PET
62. Colette heroine : LEA

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