A. J. Santora
A. J. Santora 

New York Times, Friday, November 20, 1981

Author: A. J. Santora
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 15, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
A. J. Santora has 133 pre-Shortz puzzles and 68 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1981, The New York Times
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1. Macaws : ARAS
5. Manila hemp : ABACA
10. Moslem judge : CADI
14. Part of TV : TELE
15. ___ Peninsula : MALAY
16. Response word in church : AMEN
17. Start for many a senator : LEGALPROFESSION
20. City of Spain : AVILA
21. Another shot on the set : RETAKE
22. Fair city in Missouri : SEDALIA
24. Nigerian native : ARO
25. Cardinal's symbol of office : HAT
28. Senseless : WANTON
30. " . . . lend ___ to God": H. Crane : AMYTH
32. Panel : JURY
35. ___ de Triomphe : ARC
36. Scooper : LADLE
37. Away from the wind : ALEE
38. Hudson River town : NYACK
41. Alum : GRAD
42. Entomb : INURN
44. Gens de ___ (French attorneys) : LOI
45. Part of the Louisiana Purchase : IOWA
46. Rodeo rope : LASSO
47. Fries lightly : SAUTES
49. Bishopric : SEE
50. Pooh-___, "Mikado" character : BAH
52. Most fastidious : NEATEST
56. In ___ res : MEDIAS
58. Box : CRATE
59. Shyster's next-of-kin : AMBULANCECHASER
63. "___ ye!" : HEAR
64. Mesta : PERLE
65. Kind of jerker : TEAR
66. One of the Channel Islands : SARK
67. Curl : TRESS
68. Whirl around : EDDY
1. Air Force missile : ATLAS
2. Law officer, in Canada : REEVE
3. Chilly : ALGID
4. Sharks : SEALAWYERS
5. Elec. unit : AMP
6. Persistent incitement to litigation : BARRATRY
7. Medicinal plant : ALOE
8. Moslem's long-sleeved tunic : CAFTAN
9. ___ and a day (sentence) : AYEAR
10. Perry Mason's concern : CASE
11. Friend, in Lille : AMI
12. ___ volente : DEO
13. Lincoln's ___ (English legal society) : INN
18. Tra followers : LALA
19. Oslo toast : SKOAL
23. "___ Enchanted Island": Mallock : INAN
25. Spa, to a Londoner : HYDRO
26. Attorney-___ : ATLAW
27. "___ Calls It Murder": Gardner : THEDA
29. Florida city : OCALA
31. Minor judge : MAGISTRATE
32. Prosecutes a criminal successfully : JAILS
33. Arm bones : ULNAE
34. Process again : REUSE
39. Defense teams, e.g. : COUNSELS
40. Put out bad checks : KITE
43. Stockholm name : NOBEL
47. Bait fish : SHINER
48. "___ in his office . . . ": Shak. : EACH
51. Fit : ADAPT
53. Softened : EASED
54. Home follower : STEAD
55. Bradshaw of gridiron fame : TERRY
56. Darkness : MURK
57. Piece of land : ACRE
59. Words expressed for a D.D.S. : AHS
60. ___ culpa : MEA
61. What LL.B.'s have passed : BAR
62. These, in Tours : CES

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