New York Times, Tuesday, February 5, 1985

Author: Charlotte Shore
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 318 (avg 1.68)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Wall Street term : ATPAR
6. Worker's recompense : WAGE
10. Ball of yarn : CLEW
14. The real "Funny Girl" : BRICE
15. "___ Old Cowhand" : IMAN
16. Well-ventilated : AIRY
17. Eliminated the squeaks : OILED
18. Between-meal snack : NOSH
19. Ditto : SAME
20. Comedian Brooks : MEL
21. Nifty, to a flapper : CATSPAJAMAS
24. Rich fabric : BROCADE
26. Kind of nose : SNUB
27. Dishwasher's partner : WIPER
28. Having talons : CLAWED
32. Dillon in "Gunsmoke" : MATT
34. "No, ___!" : SIRREE
37. Info at J.F.K. : ETA
38. Gives the green light : OKAYS
40. Actress Caldwell : ZOE
41. Daft : POTTY
43. Zilch : NIL
44. Smart and 99 : AGENTS
47. Wharton School degs. : MBAS
48. Turkish river : ANKARA
50. Of queenly bearing : REGAL
52. Begin urban renewal : RAZE
54. "What's ___?": Juliet : INANAME
57. Union bosses' bunks? : FEATHERBEDS
61. For: Lat. : NAM
62. Bail : LADE
63. Take a tour: Abbr. : TRAV
64. Fodder vessel, in Glasgow : BAKIE
66. Exploitative person : USER
67. Prefix with phone or gram : TELE
68. Coeur d'___, Idaho : ALENE
69. Tot's counting word : EENY
70. German river : EDER
71. Steel-mill employee : GATER
1. Enola Gay's cargo item : ABOMB
2. Judge : TRIER
3. Day-Hudson comedy: 1959 : PILLOWTALK
4. Top pitcher : ACE
5. Terminal figure : REDCAP
6. Add chains, snow tires, etc. : WINTERIZE
7. Bible book : AMOS
8. Struggles to speak : GASPS
9. What makeup may do : ENHANCE
10. Melon variety : CASABA
11. Author O'Flaherty : LIAM
12. Humorist Bombeck : ERMA
13. Followers of exes : WYES
22. Picnic quaffs : ADES
23. Mint ___ : JULEP
25. Kind of slicker : CITY
29. He puts a damper on things : WETBLANKET
30. Kett of comics : ETTA
31. When Dracula sleeps : DAYS
32. A Lisa : MONA
33. Similar : AKIN
35. Quarterback Jaworski : RON
36. Golden ___ : RETRIEVER
39. Emcee Purcell on TV : SARAH
42. Muscat is its capital : OMAN
45. Name for a newspaper : GAZETTE
46. Transmit : SEND
49. Cross-city roadway : ARTERY
51. Hot-air artist : GASBAG
53. Committed a faux pas : ERRED
55. Gosnold touched it in 1602 : MAINE
56. Mideast V.I.P. : EMEER
57. Place to see Santa? : FLUE
58. Alleviate : EASE
59. Yemeni seaport : ADEN
60. Hay bundle : BALE
65. ___ bonne heure! (right!) : ALA

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