New York Times, Wednesday, February 22, 1984

Author: Burns
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Bridge wins : SLAMS
6. Wide-spouted pitcher : EWER
10. Realtors: Abbr. : AGTS
14. Jeopardy : PERIL
15. Pier support : PILE
16. "The cat's ___!" : MEOW
17. Hersey town : ADANO
18. News report : ITEM
19. Study closely, with "over" : PORE
20. Outdoor-advertising insider : SANDWICHMAN
23. Kind of session : RAP
24. Chimney, in Cottbus : ESSE
25. Cipher : NOUGHT
27. Valjean's escape routes : SEWERS
31. Made over : REDONE
33. Writer Emily : HAHN
34. Major or Minor predecessor : URSA
36. Rope fiber : SISAL
39. Part of Ethiopia : ERITREA
41. "___ of King Arthur" : THETALE
43. Houston athlete : ASTRO
44. ___-majesté : LESE
46. Within: Comb. form : ENTO
47. Island or festival : EASTER
49. Flush : REDDEN
51. Wyo. city : CASPER
53. Familiar with : UPON
55. Parseghian : ARA
56. Post-Martin Pan : SANDYDUNCAN
62. Let out : RENT
64. To see, in Sedan : VOIR
65. Itinerary : ROUTE
66. Partner of odds : ENDS
67. Ending for kitchen : ETTE
68. Jostle : ELBOW
69. W.W. II aircraft carrier : WASP
70. Wine leavings : LEES
71. Daytime TV dramas : SOAPS
1. Marienbad et al. : SPAS
2. Mother of Helen of Troy : LEDA
3. Locale of a Flaherty film classic : ARAN
4. Behave : MIND
5. More leisurely : SLOWER
6. "Beowulf" and "El Cid," e.g. : EPICS
7. Loses freshness : WITHERS
8. Kind of sch. : ELEM
9. Send back : REMAND
10. Meas. of current : AMP
11. She wrote "Indiana" : GEORGESAND
12. Law, in Judaism : TORAH
13. Won without one loss : SWEPT
21. Edition : ISSUE
22. End of a lasso : NOOSE
26. As one : UNITED
27. Stadium for Mets : SHEA
28. "I'm all ___!" : EARS
29. N.M. missile range : WHITESANDS
30. Inveigle : ENTRAP
32. Hash-house sign : EATS
35. Harsh chest sound : RALE
37. Der ___ (Adenauer) : ALTE
38. Boxer Spinks : LEON
40. Neckpiece for a Derby winner : ROSES
42. King in Wilde's "Salomé" : HEROD
45. Learned : ERUDITE
48. 'Tis said to broaden one : TRAVEL
50. Accustoms : ENURES
51. Rod feared by pitchers : CAREW
52. Corrida site : ARENA
54. Ganges sights : PYRES
57. Dollar bill : NOTE
58. ___ contendere : NOLO
59. Part of the Greater Antilles : CUBA
60. Perched on : ATOP
61. Concern of Baron von Reuter : NEWS
63. Recipe abbr. : TSP

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