New York Times, Friday, November 8, 1985

Author:Jones
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.44, Missing: { H J K Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 252 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 6, XRef: 1
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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Plantation domicile : MANOR
6. Bartletts : PEARS
11. Off one's rocker : BANANAS
13. Assigned quarters : BILLETS
15. Believer in demons, etc. : ANIMIST
16. Parvenu : UPSTART
17. Current exploration of scientific interest : COMETPROBE
19. Jewish month : ADAR
20. Get a lode of this! : ORE
21. Relish : SAVOR
22. Vehicle for E.T. : UFO
23. Like Down East speech : NASAL
26. Porker pads : PENS
27. Weave a web : SPIN
28. ___ Moines River : DES
30. Laurent's laugh : RIS
31. "Turandot" character : PONG
32. "The ___," Nigel Calder book : COMETISCOMING
36. Eerie, in Dundee : ORRA
37. Part of H.R.E. : EMP
38. Mimi Kennedy TV role : NAN
39. Snub : REIN
40. Mimicked : APED
42. Intrinsically : PERSE
46. Comical character : WAG
47. Raised rapidly : RANUP
49. Area east of Amer. : EUR
50. Alert : ATIP
52. Halley, e.g. : ASTRONOMER
55. They're spectacular in Ariz. : SUNSETS
57. TV installment : EPISODE
58. Boot-camp G.I. : TRAINEE
59. Connected : RELATED
60. Lanchester and Maxwell : ELSAS
61. Ecological sequences : SERES
1. "Are you a ___ mouse?" : MANORA
2. Resins in varnish : ANIMES
3. Tom, Dick or Harry : NAME
4. "Don't bet ___!" : ONIT
5. Irritates immensely : RASPS
6. Tom in a nursery rhyme : PIPERSSON
7. Chi. lines : ELS
8. Lady Bird's middle name : ALTA
9. Did a bit of research : READUPON
10. Fokker action in W.W. I : STRAFING
11. Food for Sir Francis? : BACON
12. Word with hanger : STRAP
13. Kind of plague spread by fleas : BUBONIC
14. Robust : STRONG
18. Like many budgets : OVERSPENT
24. Madison Ave. denizen : ADMAN
25. Actress Jamie ___ Curtis : LEE
27. Porcupine's protection : SPINE
29. Esters of fatty acids : STEARATES
32. Living being : CREATURE
33. First : ORIGINAL
34. Deadlock : IMPASSE
35. Chart : MAP
36. "___ thou made before the hills?": Job 15:7 : ORWAST
41. Painter of "Four Apostles" : DURER
43. Distant : REMOTE
44. Relatives of buckskin : SUEDES
45. Adhered to the Ptolemaic system : ERRED
48. Leo and John, e.g. : POPES
51. Greek letters : PSIS
53. Shade of green : NILE
54. Glacial ridges : OSAR
56. Alfonso's queen : ENA

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