New York Times, Tuesday, February 28, 1984

Author:Sawikin
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { K Q X }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Staffs : MANS
5. Lowest female voice : ALTO
9. Fawned : CREPT
14. Third of a Latin trio : AMAT
15. Go bankrupt : FAIL
16. Prowl hungrily : RAVEN
17. New Delhi peeress : RANI
18. What a fullback hits : LINE
19. Highly skilled : ADEPT
20. Abrahams-Liddell story : CHARIOTSOFFIRE
23. Criticize mercilessly : FLAY
24. Ike's W.W. II post : ETO
25. Queen Anne's lace, e.g. : CARROT
28. A Grant : CARY
30. Bandleader Brown : LES
33. " . . . for destruction ___ also great": Frost : ICEIS
34. City on the Danube : BAJA
35. Angelus is one : BELL
36. Olympics sight : THEETERNALFLAME
39. Lewis and Weems : TEDS
40. Contiguous : NEAR
41. "The ___ One," Waugh novel : LOVED
42. Madison Ave. products : ADS
43. Small political group : CELL
44. Cringes : COWERS
45. Whalers' get-together : GAM
46. Summer month in Metz : AOUT
47. Languishing : CARRYINGATORCH
54. Creator of Prufrock : ELIOT
55. Ten inside two pumps : TOES
56. Level : RAZE
57. Untangle : SOLVE
58. "___ She Lovely?": Wonder song : ISNT
59. Study intensely : CRAM
60. Ford scion : EDSEL
61. Scenery on Broadway : SETS
62. Towel insignia : HERS
1. Type of brandy : MARC
2. Oriental nursemaid : AMAH
3. British nursemaid : NANA
4. Cooks in hot oil : STIRFRIES
5. Like a bobbing cork : AFLOAT
6. Parishioners, to a pastor : LAITY
7. Cans, in Canterbury : TINS
8. Butter's rival : OLEO
9. Vulpine : CRAFTY
10. Kind of wave : RADIO
11. Perpetually : EVER
12. Le Moko of the Casbah : PEPE
13. Filling for shells : TNT
21. "When ___ You," Berlin song : ILOST
22. Savage : FERAL
25. Milano and Napoli : CITTA
26. Yearned : ACHED
27. Orchestra section : REEDS
28. Welland, e.g. : CANAL
29. Unclosed a bit : AJAR
30. Furlough : LEAVE
31. Lewis's Gantry : ELMER
32. Arctic vehicles : SLEDS
34. Belgian composer : BREL
35. Welding instrument : BLOWTORCH
37. Adversary : ENEMY
38. Defy : FLOUT
43. OPEC, e.g. : CARTEL
44. Rides without effort : COASTS
45. Hall of Famer Lefty : GROVE
46. Result producer : AGENT
47. Dunce : CLOD
48. Afflicts : AILS
49. "Yes ___," Beatles song : ITIS
50. Beak : NOSE
51. Far from abundant : RARE
52. Nicholas was the last : CZAR
53. Borders : HEMS
54. Suffix with Stengel : ESE

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