New York Times, Monday, November 2, 1981

Author:Evelyn Benshoof
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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© 1981, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cutting remark : BARB
5. Liqueur : CREME
10. Milwaukee product : BREW
14. Addict : USER
15. John Wayne type : HEMAN
16. Metalliferous deposit : LODE
17. Queen who fell in love with Aeneas : DIDO
18. Certain news items : OBITS
19. Helper : AIDE
20. What loud noises do to all other sounds : DROWNOUT
22. Bare : UNCLAD
24. Aerie or nidus : NEST
25. Migration : TREK
26. Meadowlike : GRASSY
29. Parachute jump : FREEFALL
33. Oodles : RAFTS
34. Heath : MOOR
35. Dinner item : OLEO
36. Peculiar: Comb. form : IDIO
37. Ringlets : CURLS
38. Scottish seaside resort : OBAN
39. Homophone for a sea eagle : EARN
40. Soviet sea : ARAL
41. Martin or Canyon : STEVE
42. Home of the Packers : GREENBAY
44. Bootblack : SHINER
45. Satiate : FILL
46. Benumb : STUN
47. Occasional : SPARSE
50. Flaxen : BLONDISH
54. Nimbus : HALO
55. Bobwhite : COLIN
57. Peru was his milieu : INCA
58. Algerian seaport : ORAN
59. Battery part : ANODE
60. Iota : ATOM
61. Vanished : WENT
62. Classed : RATED
63. Memorandum : NOTE
1. Melville hero : BUDD
2. Saudi Arabian province : ASIR
3. Fix up : REDO
4. House that was a mark of wealth in the 19th century : BROWNSTONEFRONT
5. Fastidious : CHOOSY
6. Contradict : REBUT
7. Send forth : EMIT
8. Floor covering : MAT
9. Those who guarantee : ENSURERS
10. An Algonquian : BLACKFOOTINDIAN
11. Agitate : ROIL
12. Icelandic literature : EDDA
13. Poison ivy, e.g. : WEED
21. Loch ___ : NESS
23. Jane Rochester, ___ Eyre : NEE
25. Fish on the move : TROLL
26. "Peer Gynt" composer : GRIEG
27. Electronic signal : RADAR
28. Blazing : AFIRE
29. Raid : FORAY
30. First name of The Veep : ALBEN
31. Bequeath : LEAVE
32. Anchorite : LONER
34. Michelangelo's "Last Judgment" is one : MURAL
37. San Francisco attraction : CABLECAR
41. Treat like an untouchable : SHUN
43. Birthplace of Constantine the Great : NIS
44. Plastered : STONED
46. Move quietly and smoothly : SLIDE
47. Exhibit : SHOW
48. Trim : PARE
49. Author Paton : ALAN
50. Stain : BLOT
51. "___ each life . . . " : INTO
52. Macbeth or Macduff : SCOT
53. Harness part : HAME
56. "___ Clear Day," 1965 song : ONA

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