COLLEGIATE COLLECTION

New York Times, Sunday, December 28, 1980

Author:Bert Rosenfield
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 88, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 677 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 136, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 15, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Palmer or Wilkinson : BUD
4. ___ as a ghost : ASPALE
10. Chaplet : ANADEM
16. Underworld figure : SATAN
21. River to the Channel : EXE
22. Purloined : STOLEN
23. Double-cross : BETRAY
24. Vaquero's milieu : LLANO
25. Remote-control bomb : ROC
26. RICE : PUTTHROUGHASTRAINER
29. Avian diver : GREBE
31. Tree yielding boxwood : SERON
32. " . . . their tongues ___ speak against us!": Shak. : ROTTHAT
33. Buchwald : ART
34. Northern constellation : LYRA
36. Closefitting denims : LEVIS
38. Golconda : MINE
39. Blobby substance : GOO
40. DRAKE : GREENISHBLUE
45. Actuality : FACT
46. "___ Kampf" : MEIN
47. Capek play : RUR
48. Kind of oil : LUBE
49. Adjective for pale bluish-gray furs : PLATINA
52. Pack of camels : HERD
53. Honshu seaport : OSAKA
56. Grassy tracts : LEAS
58. Rugby's river : AVON
59. Memorable Viennese conductor : LERT
61. Join the group : SITIN
62. CORNELL : KATHARINE
64. Sheep or snipe : BLEATER
68. Taken care of : SEENTO
70. Talk-show name : MERV
71. Craft : VESSEL
73. Lemur called bashful Billy : LORI
74. Hence, in Harfleur : DONC
76. Royale and Rivoli : RUES
78. Native of Rayong : THAI
79. Ululate : WAIL
80. Marie of movies: 1923–65 : MCDONALD
84. Comprehend : GRASP
87. Liliaceous plant : ASPHODEL
89. St. ___ College Choir : OLAF
90. Forage legume : GUAR
92. Lumpish mass : GLOB
94. Peter or Paul : TSAR
95. Whale groups : PODS
96. Lightweight champ after Canzoneri: 1936 : AMBERS
99. Side petals, in botany : ALAE
101. Davis & ___ College, W. Va. : ELKINS
105. Source of self-satisfaction : EGOTRIP
107. DUKE : JOHNWAYNE
110. Touch-___ (jewelweed) : MENOT
111. Ash receptacles : URNS
112. Melville's 1847 opus : OMOO
113. Bombay bigwig : RANA
114. Prefix with type or spore : ARCHE
115. Auto pioneer : OLDS
117. Like some addictives : OPIATIC
120. Gordon or Roman : RUTH
122. Sarcle : HOE
123. Liquidate a dragon : SLAY
124. Rembrandt's "Lady with ___" : AFAN
125. AUBURN : REDDISHBROWN
129. Asner and Figueroa : EDS
130. Grad. of R.P.I. : ENGR
131. Mezzo-soprano Obraztova : ELENA
133. Japanese general in W.W. II : HATA
134. Stat for Seaver : ERA
135. Glacial deposit : MORAINE
137. Termagant : SCOLD
141. Yawl's cousin : KETCH
144. WILLIAM & MARY : HOLDENANDTYLERMOORE
148. Paramilitary org. : IRA
149. Canadian medical notable : OSLER
150. Luck, in León : SUERTE
151. Henry, e.g. : ORATOR
152. Dye holder : VAT
153. Very small : WEENY
154. Checked : STAYED
155. Rose Kennedy's age : NINETY
156. Merino's dam : EWE
1. Growler : BERG
2. Calpurnia was one : UXOR
3. Slow down : DECELERATE
4. Napoleonic battle: 1809 : ASPERN
5. A Udall nickname : STU
6. Pipkins : POTS
7. Elder, in Essen : ALTE
8. Glassmaker's oven : LEHR
9. Sign up : ENROLL
10. ___ Kemal, town in Syria : ABU
11. Vamp of the silents : NEGRI
12. Comrade of D'Artagnan : ATHOS
13. Mild oath : DRAT
14. He wrote "Lot's Wife" : EASTMAN
15. YALE : MYTHICALBEAST
16. Convention decision : SLATE
17. "The Greatest" : ALI
18. Scarlet ___ (red robin) : TANAGER
19. Kind of barometer : ANEROID
20. Carney role : NORTON
27. Score in match golf : ONEUP
28. Rodomontade : RANT
30. Scoring play in cricket : BYE
35. Be under the weather : AIL
37. Of the soft palate : VELAR
40. Egregious : GROSS
41. Hall of Fame pitcher Amos : RUSIE
42. Nurse a grievance : SULK
43. Structural unit : HBEAM
44. Tiger-hunt aide : BEATER
45. "Their ___ Hour": Chuchill : FINEST
46. SMITH : METALWORKER
50. Tel ___ : AVIV
51. Sol is one : TONE
52. Charlemagne's dom. : HRE
54. BROWN : KINDOFSTUDY
55. Composer Bruckner : ANTON
57. ___ off (minimize) : SHRUG
60. Geometric figure : ELLIPSE
63. State for the record : AVER
65. Bufo or agua : TOAD
66. One of five bodies : ERIE
67. Brooklet : RILL
69. Rescheduled : ONAGAIN
72. TV's "___ Na Na" : SHA
75. TUFTS : CLUMPSOFGRASS
77. Droop : SAG
80. Brood : MOPE
81. Kind of dance : CLOG
82. Part of a pedestal : DADO
83. Small amount : DAB
85. Side dish : SLAW
86. ___ bear : POLAR
88. Board game : HALMA
91. End a separation : REJOIN
93. Legendary horse : BAYARD
97. City on the Tevere : ROMA
98. Photo : SHOT
100. Weltschmerz : ENNUI
102. Of the beginning : INCHOATIVE
103. Not at all : NOHOW
104. Dutch genre painter : STEEN
106. B.&O. and B.&M.L. : RRS
108. Black, in Blois : NOIRE
109. Beanery sign : EATS
115. Grayish red : OLDROSE
116. Inst. at Philadelphia : LASALLE
118. Cashew's kin : PARANUT
119. Thurify : CENSE
121. Loser to R.M.N. : HHH
123. "___ they run" : SEEHOW
124. Pretty soon : ANON
126. Suit material : DACRON
127. Pieman's headquarters : BAKERY
128. Hwy. : RTE
130. Abrasive : EMERY
131. Stulm or adit : ENTRY
132. Where Tacloban is : LEYTE
136. Fancy; inkling : IDEA
138. Father of Ahab : OMRI
139. Kind of shark : LOAN
140. Adore to excess : DOTE
142. Bird's crop : CRAW
143. Love's antithesis : HATE
145. Retreat : DEN
146. Conducted : LED
147. Decay : ROT

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