New York Times, Friday, February 19, 1982

Author: William Jarvis
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 58, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "What's in a ___?" : NAME
5. Home of the K.G.B. : USSR
9. Wiltshire wingding : BASH
13. "Thou shalt not seethe ___ . . . ": Exod. 23:19 : AKID
14. Item a piscator needs : LINE
15. Suffix with poet or critic : ASTER
17. Opposite of dextral : SINISTRAL
19. Kind of ceramic ware : SPODE
20. Bryant or O'Day : ANITA
21. Wear away : ERODE
23. Dr.'s bailiwick : MED
24. Asner and Sullivan : EDS
26. Port, at sea : LARBOARD
28. Allowance : PERDIEM
32. Term of affection : DEAR
33. Jolson's real first name : ASA
34. Orwell's "Coming Up for ___" : AIR
36. Banded together : ALLIED
40. Odets play : WAITINGFORLEFTY
44. Foolish act : LUNACY
45. Half of MCCII : DCI
46. New Deal agcy. : NRA
47. Radiation units : REMS
49. Crowded together : SERRIED
52. Whitey Ford was one : SOUTHPAW
56. Kind of deer : ROE
57. L.A. timetable letters : PDT
58. Inst. in Athens : OHIOU
60. Gazed on amorously : OGLED
64. Farewell : ADIEU
66. Area patrolled by Jim Rice : LEFTFIELD
68. Denominations : SECTS
69. Woodwind : OBOE
70. I.C.A.'s predecessor : USIA
71. Compete at Epsom Downs : RACE
72. "If I ___, I rust": Luther : REST
73. Call in poker : STAY
1. Space agcy. : NASA
2. Consanguineous : AKIN
3. Prefix with skirt or series : MINI
4. Redacted : EDITED
5. Final: Abbr. : ULT
6. Progenitor : SIRE
7. Traffic problem : SNARL
8. Musketeers had to do this often : RELOAD
9. Sphere hurled by Valenzuela : BASEBALL
10. Serpent : ASP
11. Leaf opening : STOMA
12. Jewish school : HEDER
16. Foxx of TV : REDD
18. Persian poet : SADI
22. Less cheerful : DREARIER
25. Nereid : SEANYMPH
27. Garland for Galahad : ORLE
28. Ratchet catch : PAWL
29. A son of Isaac : ESAU
30. "The ___ in Spain" : RAIN
31. Russian fighter plane : MIG
35. P.O. letters : RFD
37. Former Spanish province in NW Africa : IFNI
38. To be, to Voltaire : ETRE
39. Sociological pair : DYAD
41. Cutting : TART
42. Freezing place : ICEHOUSE
43. Relative of R.O.T.C. : OCS
48. O'Neill was one : SAILOR
50. Fiddler's hangout : ROOF
51. Kind of professor at Oxford : REGIUS
52. Bex and Dax : SPAS
53. More unusual : ODDER
54. Ancient city in Africa : UTICA
55. "___ to him that reads but one book": Herbert : WOEBE
59. Flying saucers : UFOS
61. For fear that : LEST
62. Kazan : ELIA
63. 6/6/44 : DDAY
65. Abbr. ending a list : ETC
67. Vietnamese New Year : TET

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