PROPER NAMES

New York Times, Sunday, February 3, 1974

Author: Bert Kruse
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 76, Avg Word Len: 5.29, Missing: { Z }, Scrabble score: 540 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 112, Cheaters: 16, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
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© 1974, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Vehicle : TRAM
5. Hard-hearted girl : HANNAH
11. Claire of films : BLOOM
16. Prefix for barbital : PHENO
17. Come out : EMERGE
18. Wall plug : OUTLET
20. Popular toys : THEODOREBEARS
22. Famous naval firer : GRIDLEY
24. Streams, in Spain : RIOS
25. Decorated again : REDID
26. French silk : SOIE
28. Secrete : HIDE
29. Attention : EAR
30. Stephen and William : BENETS
31. Penalized : FINED
32. Brazilian tree : ANDA
33. More foxy : SLYER
35. Numerical prefix : TRI
36. Families : CLANS
37. Neatness : ORDER
38. Meadow : LEA
40. Eileen Farrell, e.g. : SOPRANO
42. Film-studio floodlights : BROADS
43. City of Italia : MILANO
46. Approaches : NEARS
47. Old vegetable matter : COAL
48. Newlywed : BENEDICT
50. Hole-in-one : ACE
51. Most stable : SOUNDEST
55. Unusual people : ONERS
56. Bridge unit : TRICK
58. Nasal sound : TWANG
59. Thai language : LAO
60. Negative word : NARY
61. Make a commotion : RAISEEDWARD
63. Pitcher Johnny : SAIN
64. Outside: Prefix : ECT
65. Item for Rosie : RIVET
66. Disturbances : RIOTS
67. Mocking : APING
68. Done over by a modiste : RESTYLED
70. Advanced law degree : SJD
71. Navigation aids : SEXTANTS
73. Dutch painter : HALS
74. Signs of night : NEONS
76. Saltpeters : NITRES
77. Clothing protectors : APRONS
80. Did lookout duty : SIGHTED
82. Tennis unit : SET
83. Scads : REAMS
84. Françoise : SAGAN
85. Between sine and non : QUA
87. Orange variety : NAVEL
91. Vishnu incarnation : RAMA
92. Steel, in Essen : STAHL
93. Geometry pioneer : EUCLID
95. Storm center : EYE
96. Matterhorn milieu : ALPS
97. Whole constituent : PART
98. Actress Ada : REHAN
99. Gait : TROT
100. Sturdy vessel : SEABOAT
102. Beef cuts : CHARLESROASTS
106. Right, in France : DROITE
107. Special idioms : ARGOTS
108. Colorado park : ESTES
109. U.S. president : TYLER
110. Lighthouse : PHAROS
111. Western lake : MEAD
1. Hypothesis : THEORY
2. Old autos : REOS
3. Conjunction : AND
4. Melba or Garry : MOORE
5. Those who listen : HEEDERS
6. Alger hero's trademark : AMBITION
7. Requires : NEEDS
8. New Deal initials : NRA
9. Farming: Abbr. : AGR
10. Mercenaries : HESSIANS
11. Golf scores : BOGIES
12. Attracted : LURED
13. Early Brazilian : OTI
14. Satan : OLDHAROLD
15. Girl's name : MELINDA
16. Small bottle : PHIAL
19. Spread hay : TEDDED
20. ___ bien : TRES
21. Torn : RENT
23. Time divisions : YEARS
27. ___ account (never) : ONNO
30. White and rye : BREADS
31. Burning signal : FLARE
34. Queen : ELLERY
36. A-one : CRACKERJOHN
37. Primate : ORANG
39. Blackbird : ANI
41. ___ Corps : PEACE
42. Move like a wallaby : BOUND
43. Threat : MENACE
44. Certain gases : INERTS
45. Piano notes : OCTAVES
47. Make crude : COARSEN
48. Boo-boo : BONER
49. Had a go at : TRIED
51. Dispatches, as a fly : SWATS
52. Arthurian maid : ELAINE
53. Agnes and Elmo : SAINTS
54. Ice-bucket item : TONGS
57. Suffix for art or humor : IST
58. Kind of timer : TWO
61. Rivulets : RILLS
62. Failed to : DIDNT
63. Greek city : SPARTA
65. Irene and Robert : RYANS
67. Give ear to : ATTEND
69. Hoyden : THOMASBOY
70. "Love Story" author : SEGAL
72. Greek letters : XIS
74. Finale of a sort : NIGHTCAP
75. Words for a book following another : SEQUELTO
77. Wall hanging : ARRAS
78. Rang : PEALED
79. Bulwark : RAMPART
80. Area of Europe : SAAR
81. ___ of Windsor : DUCHESS
84. Old Greek coin : STATER
86. What a pity! : ALAS
88. Knowledgeable : VERSED
89. Isles : EYOTS
90. Admits : LETS
92. Outpouring : SPATE
93. Baseball statistic : ERROR
94. Against a thing, in law : INREM
99. So long! : TATA
101. Kuwait asset : OIL
103. Royal abbr. : HRH
104. Turkish official : AGA
105. Full of: Suffix : OSE

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