HEBDOMADNESS

New York Times, Sunday, February 24, 1980

Author:Jeanette K. Brill
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 168, Blocks: 96, Avg Word Len: 5.15, Missing: { J X Z }, Scrabble score: 653 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 143, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 18, XRef: 2
Jeanette K. Brill has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1980, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Roman in charge of games : EDILE
6. Aristophanes' "The ___" : WASPS
11. Word with fettle : FINE
15. Masticate : CHEW
19. Churchill's "enigma" : RUSSIA
21. Dido : ANTIC
22. "___ Do This Sum" : ICANT
24. Vatican tribunal : ROTA
25. Travolta hit : SATURDAYNIGHTFEVER
28. Slayer of Castor : IDAS
29. Nigerian native : EDO
30. Salt maker of sorts : EARNER
31. Bizarre : OUTRE
32. Common Latin phrase : IDEST
34. One of the Stooges : MOE
35. Canonical hour : NONES
36. Rarae ___ : AVES
37. Power tool : BANDSAW
42. Volcano on Martinique : PELEE
43. One-eyed god : ODIN
44. N.Y.S.E. item : STK
47. Von Weber opera : OBERON
48. Sandy Dennis stage vehicle : ANYWEDNESDAY
51. Pallid : WAN
52. Pundit : SAVANT
53. Meted out : DOLED
54. Drudgery : MOIL
55. ___-majesté : LESE
56. Burgoo and matelote : STEWS
57. Winsor heroine : AMBER
58. Posts : MAILS
60. Duomo statue in Firenze : PIETA
61. Followers of cannon and musket : EERS
62. Sand, to Chopin : AMIE
63. Tureen accessory : LADLE
64. Jousted : TILTED
65. U.K. award : DSO
66. Female assistant : GIRLFRIDAY
69. Notables : GREATS
70. " . . . ditties of ___": Keats : NOTONE
73. Word with Costa or Puerto : RICAN
74. Graft, as a plant : INARCH
75. Classify : ASSORT
76. Dodger outfielder : RICKMONDAY
78. Ossuary : URN
81. Scale : SQUAMA
82. ___ Square : TIMES
83. Affected manner : AIRS
84. Scottish hillside : BRAE
85. Sudden thrust : LUNGE
86. Vacuous : SILLY
87. Fusses : TODOS
89. Olivia's clown : FESTE
90. "Candy striper" : AIDE
91. Fleuret's relative : EPEE
92. Memento : RELIC
93. Gross : SORDID
94. Labor org. : ILA
95. "___ This Must Be Belgium" : IFITSTUESDAY
98. Teach, for one : PIRATE
99. Aye neutralizer : NAY
100. Hair style : AFRO
101. Sword handles : HILTS
102. Calmed : ALLAYED
103. Melville opus : OMOO
104. First king of Egypt : MENES
105. Bacheller hero : DRI
106. "King Olaf" composer : ELGAR
108. Episperm : TESTA
109. Medium's state : TRANCE
112. Saturn's consort : OPS
115. Cupid, in art : AMOR
116. With 18 Down, erstwhile TV show : THATWASTHEWEEKTHAT
120. Hookah : PIPE
121. Caravansary : SERAI
122. Wear away : ERODE
123. Rap session of sorts : SEANCE
124. Ilmenite and uraninite : ORES
125. Jupati : PALM
126. Eclipse cycle : SAROS
127. "I ___ of Jeanie . . . " : DREAM
1. Gaelic : ERSE
2. Pair : DUAD
3. Ratio words : ISTO
4. Baton Rouge inst. : LSU
5. Sometime name for Ireland : EIRE
6. Singer Newton : WAYNE
7. British princess : ANNE
8. The slammer : STIR
9. Poke occupant : PIG
10. Taught : SCHOOLED
11. XV : FIFTEEN
12. Champagne buckets : ICERS
13. Hub : NAVE
14. Compass dir. : ENE
15. "___ and Whispers" : CRIES
16. Masons' burdens : HODS
17. Coup d'___ : ETAT
18. See 116 Across : WAS
20. Inflexible : ADAMANT
23. Minuscule : TRIVIAL
26. Lined up : AROW
27. Brought into harmony : TUNED
33. Disavow : DENY
35. More recent : NEWER
36. ___ Ababa : ADDIS
37. Ordered around : BOSSED
38. Subsides : ABATES
39. Melina Mercouri movie : NEVERONSUNDAY
40. Delineates : DRAWS
41. "___ and Lovers" : SONS
42. W.W. II journalist : PYLE
43. "___ mio" : OSOLE
44. Steinbeck novel : SWEETTHURSDAY
45. Preferences : TASTES
46. Work with the hands : KNEAD
48. Esteem highly : ADMIRE
49. Swedish philanthropist : NOBEL
50. Poet Dickinson : EMILY
55. Fragrant shrub : LILAC
57. Make ___ (get rich) : AMINT
58. "Call Me ___" : MADAM
59. Joppolo's post : ADANO
60. Kind of glass or table : PIER
62. Where oboli were spent : AGORA
63. Laps up : LICKS
64. Salvers : TRAYS
67. "Firefly" composer : FRIML
68. Resembling a cereal grain : RICEY
69. Growls : GNARS
71. Siouan people : OSAGE
72. Reference book : TOME
74. Oligophrenia : IDIOCY
75. Celestial Eagle : AQUILA
76. Gets one's goat : RILES
77. Comaneci : NADIA
79. Ostrich or emu : RATITE
80. Requisite : NEEDED
81. Done in : SLAIN
82. Attach : TIETO
84. Yogi of the Yankees : BERRA
86. "Dum ___, spero" : SPIRO
87. Rorschach, etc. : TESTS
88. Auto pioneer : OLDS
89. Discomfit : FOIL
91. Struggles : EFFORTS
92. Quitclaims : RELEASES
93. Joins : SPLICES
95. "___ Camera" : IAMA
96. In ___ (socially active) : THESWIM
97. Range in Utah : UINTA
102. "Judith" composer : ARNE
103. Scarebabes : OGRES
104. Bismuth, e.g. : METAL
105. V.P.: 1925–29 : DAWES
106. Kuwaiti chieftain : EMIR
107. Gait like a canter : LOPE
108. Fictional mansion : TARA
109. Air Force missile : THOR
110. Change the décor : REDO
111. Supplemented, with "out" : EKED
112. Without, in Weimer : OHNE
113. S.A. rodent : PACA
114. Watch part : STEM
115. G.I.'s overseas address : APO
117. Onto : HEP
118. Refrain syllable : TRA
119. Salt : TAR

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