WORKING PEOPLE

New York Times, Sunday, November 9, 1975

Author: Herb Risteen
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 144, Blocks: 87, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 532 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 92, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 11, XRef: 0
Herb L. Risteen has 127 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York Times
Across Down
1. ___ up (recap) : SUM
4. Cartoon animal : KAT
7. Hawthorne locale : SALEM
12. Tumbrel : CART
16. Fuss : ADO
17. "___ or cut bait" : FISH
18. Slope: Suffix : CLINE
19. Water buffalo : ARNEE
20. Specific : CONCRETE
22. Grocery items : OLEOS
23. Roundup targets : CATTLE
25. Well-known clergyman : THEVICAROFWAKEFIELD
28. Asian snake : KRAIT
30. Comply with : OBEY
31. Skill : ART
32. Dombey relative : SON
33. Africa's Smith : IAN
34. "___ Grit" : TRUE
36. Lower part: Prefix : BASI
39. Heater : ETNA
40. Well-known pressman : THATPRINTEROFUDELLS
47. Nobel poet : ELIOT
48. Fold again : RELAP
49. Small amount : DAB
50. Arnold hero : RUSTUM
53. Put back : RESTORE
55. Friend of Athos : ARAMIS
59. Mixtures : OLIOS
60. Talking birds : MYNAS
61. L. A. players : RAMS
63. Wallet item : ONE
64. Ever and ___ : ANON
65. Quarry in a child's game : HIDER
66. Yields : GIVES
68. Imogene : COCA
69. Family member: Abbr. : DAU
70. Marco or water : POLO
71. French city : ARRAS
72. "David ___" : HARUM
73. Caretaker : SEXTON
75. Of the skull : CRANIAL
78. Yards' relatives : METERS
79. Grid lineman : END
80. Metal rod : TIRON
81. Doenitz's concern : UBOAT
83. Well-known official : MAYOROFCASTERBRIDGE
89. Wood sorrels : OCAS
91. Mountain: Prefix : OREO
92. S. A. Indians : ONAS
93. Time period : EON
94. Kind of roast or luck : POT
95. Heave the shot : PUT
97. Lowdown : INFO
99. Beans : LIMAS
101. Well-known tradesman : THEMERCHANTOFVENICE
108. Collection : SORITE
109. Eastern Christian : UNIAT
110. Recluses : EREMITES
113. Hoosier poet : RILEY
114. Edge along : SIDLE
115. Speak imperfectly : LISP
116. Little girl : EVA
117. Young ones : TADS
118. Weavers' reeds : SLEYS
119. ___ on (rebuked) : SAT
120. Spanish king : REY
1. Indian tribe : SAC
2. Japanese herb : UDO
3. Alberta's neighbor : MONTANA
4. Ukraine city : KIEV
5. Italian city : ASTI
6. Well-known healer : THECOUNTRYDOCTOR
7. Kind of board : SCORE
8. Mixture : ALLOY
9. Willing, of old : LIEF
10. ". . . were Paradise ___" : ENOW
11. Arizona sight : MESA
12. Slyness : CRAFT
13. No-voter : ANTI
14. Does lab work : RETESTS
15. Blab : TELLON
17. Mandolin part : FRET
19. Maple genus : ACER
21. Greek letter : CHI
24. Ferber : EDNA
26. Support : ABET
27. African chief : KAID
28. Carson : KIT
29. Stadium sound : RAH
34. Defeat : TRIM
35. Spanish stream : RIO
36. Heavy knife : BOLO
37. Remote : AFAR
38. Ad words for bargain paperbacks : SUPERVALUENOVELS
39. Medit. island : ELBA
41. Western range : TETON
42. Extra : PLUS
43. Turkoman tribesman : ERSAR
44. Soaks : RETS
45. Cheeses : EDAMS
46. Gibbons : LARS
50. They all go to Rome : ROADS
51. Arm bones : ULNAE
52. Custer foes : SIOUX
54. Compass point : ENE
56. Grace or Archie : MOORE
57. Become liable to : INCUR
58. Mining strikes : SEAMS
60. Wire measure : MIL
62. Roman bronze : AES
65. City near San Antonio : HONDO
66. Shows pleasure : GRINS
67. David's officer : IRA
68. Germanic people : CATTI
70. Cordial glass : PONY
71. Small ox : ANOA
72. Regard : HEAR
74. Social affairs : TEAS
76. Abundant : RIFE
77. Bow, in Italy : ARCO
78. Crowds into : MOBS
82. Apparel item : BRA
83. ___ medica : MATERIA
84. Campus mil. group : ROTC
85. Dandy, in Soho : TOFF
86. Harvest goddess : DEMETER
87. Asian gazelle : GOA
88. Print measures : ENS
89. Chooses : OPTS
90. Follower : COHORT
95. "For ___ sake!" : PETES
96. Nobel chemist : UREY
97. Tuscany, Latium, etc. : ITALY
98. Grace and mash : NOTES
99. Flabby : LIMP
100. Here, in Paris : ICI
102. Bland : MILD
103. Bohemian martyr : HUSS
104. Indigo source : ANIL
105. Pheasant group : NIDE
106. Silkworm : ERIA
107. Love ___ : NEST
111. "All About ___" : EVE
112. Authority : SAY

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