New York Times, Saturday, February 12, 1983

Author: Brink
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 27, Avg Word Len: 5.50, Missing: { F J M Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 92, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
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1. " . . . ___ like the pard": Shak. : BEARDED
8. Grates : SCRAPES
15. Hercules, 12 times : LABORER
16. Writer who was fond of a pond : THOREAU
17. Forte of Isocrates : ORATORY
18. Parachutist's need : RIPCORD
19. Antique : OLD
20. Fishy : PISCINE
22. Dir. from Tampa to Ocala : NNE
23. Bird with a bird brain : DODO
25. Merits : EARNS
26. What you eat : DIET
27. Hard wood : EBONY
29. Carry : LUG
30. Quinks, e.g. : GEESE
31. They take care of caries : DENTISTS
33. Most of Noah's passengers : BEASTS
34. Soaks flax : RETS
35. Rod : WAND
36. Syracuse is here : SICILY
39. Tanks for rain water : CISTERNS
43. "Don't ___ on Me" : TREAD
44. Spice of life: Abbr. : VAR
45. Beezer : SNOOT
46. Drummer's feat : ROLL
47. Goddess of agriculture : CERES
49. Andrews of films : DANA
50. Suffix with Paul or Joseph : INE
51. Chandler's products : CANDLES
53. Brazil or hazel : NUT
54. Stance : POSTURE
56. Fence in : ENCLOSE
58. Muse whose name means "to delight well" : EUTERPE
59. Pool game : SNOOKER
60. He purposely kills time : STALLER
61. They work on boards : SAWYERS
1. Pedigreed : BLOODED
2. Piercing place : EARLOBE
3. Biblical nether world : ABADDON
4. Decay : ROT
5. Showdown edge : DROP
6. Scary : EERIE
7. Cures meat in a certain way : DRYSALTS
8. Kind of bean : STRING
9. Unwanted twosome : CHINS
10. Rodeo item : ROPE
11. Rainbow : ARC
12. Showy flowers : PEONIES
13. End of a Wilde title : EARNEST
14. Czech range : SUDETES
21. Shank : CRUS
24. Being judged : ONTRIAL
26. Kingsley play: 1935 : DEADEND
28. Give : YIELD
30. Restroom sign : GENTS
32. Swine's confines : STY
33. ___-relief : BAS
35. Telly's predecessor : WIRELESS
36. Stars' followers : STRIPES
37. Eliminate : IRONOUT
38. Small keyboard instrument : CELESTA
39. Kind of queen : CARD
40. Colony site: 1585–87 : ROANOKE
41. Addict's antithesis : NONUSER
42. Old Greek coins : STATERS
44. Form of fakery : VENEER
47. "___ diem!" : CARPE
48. Pea's relative : SENNA
51. Undulate : CURL
52. Tug's tow : SCOW
55. ___ Aviv : TEL
57. She played Nora Charles : LOY

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