New York Times, Tuesday, February 19, 1985

Author:Gayle Dean
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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1. Storybook animal : BAMBI
6. Ollie's pal : STAN
10. Tennis great : ASHE
14. Davy Jones's realm : OCEAN
15. Singer Patti : PAGE
16. Payoff position at Belmont : SHOW
17. Start of a quote from "Hamlet" : WHENSORROWSCOME
20. Rent : LET
21. Work at steadily : PLY
22. One making a goal : SCORER
23. Light-Horse Harry : LEE
24. They give deductions : REBATERS
26. Quote: Part II : THEYCOMENOT
30. Core : HEART
31. Like kitsch : ARTY
32. Actual being : ESSE
36. Beef order : RARE
37. Melodies : ARIAS
38. Quarters for Leo : LAIR
39. Coffee servers : URNS
40. Skirt style : MINI
41. Corporeal channel : AORTA
42. Quote: Part III : SINGLESPIES
44. ___ Cup (yachting prize) : AMERICAS
48. Road-sign abbr. : RTE
49. Spanish wine city : MALAGA
50. "Much ___ About Nothing" : ADO
51. Henry IV's birthplace : PAU
54. End of quote : BUTINBATTALIONS
58. Darling of the demos : IDOL
59. Be pleased by : LIKE
60. Unaccompanied : ALONE
61. Poker pair : TENS
62. Antony's friend : EROS
63. Yarns : TALES
1. Orange or Rose : BOWL
2. Pain's partner : ACHE
3. Track tournament : MEET
4. Outlaw : BAN
5. Scrutinize : INSPECT
6. Nimble : SPRY
7. Sailor : TAR
8. Long, long ___ : AGO
9. Predawn workers : NEWSBOYS
10. Neckwear : ASCOT
11. Beach : SHORE
12. "Iliad" author : HOMER
13. Pitchers : EWERS
18. Bread spread : OLEO
19. "Off with you!" : SCAT
23. Instruments playing false notes? : LYRES
24. Phones again : RERINGS
25. Involve necessarily : ENTAIL
26. Done, for short : THRU
27. Lend an ear : HEAR
28. Merit : EARN
29. Boat basin : MARINA
32. Emulate Juliet : ELOPE
33. Hindu garment : SARI
34. House location : SITE
35. Time periods : ERAS
37. Showing good will : AMICABLE
41. Elaine's town : ASTOLAT
42. Omen : SIGN
43. "Das Rheingold" role : ERDA
44. Limits : AMBIT
45. Bea Arthur role : MAUDE
46. Singer John : ELTON
47. Tracks : RAILS
50. Sweetsop : ATES
51. Louganis's milieu : POOL
52. Shakespeare's wife : ANNE
53. Employs : USES
55. Broadcast : AIR
56. Bout ending: Abbr. : TKO
57. Dockworkers' org. : ILA

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