New York Times, Wednesday, February 6, 1985

Author:Christine Tilgner
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J K Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 2, Spans: 1
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© 1985, The New York Times
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1. Dummies : SAPS
5. Legal offenses : MALA
9. Fleece : SHEAR
14. Viva voce : ORAL
15. Suffix for axiom : ATIC
16. Nickname for a new prince : HARRY
17. Ind. city : PERU
18. Strawberry patch? : SHEA
19. Incensed : IRATE
20. Manacles manipulator : HARRYHOUDINI
23. Tennyson product : POEM
24. Abstract being : ENS
25. Airport label for Caracas : CCS
28. Essen exclamation : ACH
31. Fodder for Freud : DREAMS
33. Paducah's river : OHIO
34. Macbeth title : THANE
36. New York inst. : LIU
37. Wood: Comb. form : LIGN
38. Politician, publisher and P.M. : HAROLDMACMILLAN
42. Heroic poetry : EPOS
43. Corrode : EAT
44. Framework : CADRE
45. Colorful river : NILE
46. December sight : CRECHE
49. Part of i.e. : EST
50. To boot : AND
51. Pop's partner : MOM
52. Author Rand et al. : AYNS
54. Screenwriter for "Accident": 1967 : HAROLDPINTER
59. European heath : BRIER
62. Lover's sound : SIGH
63. Without, in Dresden : OHNE
64. Corporate checkup : AUDIT
65. Gen. Robert ___ : ELEE
66. Foray : RAID
67. Malamud product : STORY
68. Pool in a range : TARN
69. Completes : ENDS
1. One of the recent frosh : SOPH
2. Kind of code : AREA
3. Henry VIII's last wife : PARR
4. Drink noisily : SLURP
5. Kitchen utensil : MASHER
6. Reception : ATHOME
7. Place : LIEU
8. Brahms's "___ Festival" : ACADEMIC
9. Climbs, in a way : SHINS
10. Spydom's Zelle : HARI
11. Failed amendment : ERA
12. Cinematics, e.g. : ART
13. Caulfield's spot : RYE
21. Vaud vibrato : YODEL
22. Briefly : INSUM
25. With 30 Down, Byronic pilgrim : CHILDE
26. Cheroots : CIGARS
27. Petrarch specialty : SONNET
28. Adviser to Odysseus : ATHENA
29. "Motherhood" painter : CHAPIN
30. See 25 Down : HAROLD
32. Having wings : ALATE
33. Stewpot : OLLA
35. Kind of cone or dive : NOSE
39. Inigo Jones concern : DECOR
40. Long-tailed monkey : MARMOSET
41. Tribe conquered by the Romans : ICENI
47. Sponge : CADGER
48. Well-known mark : HYPHEN
51. Chayefsky's butcher : MARTY
53. Zzzzz : SNORE
54. Prince Charles is one : HEIR
55. Actress Kedrova : LILA
56. Larger ___ life : THAN
57. Author Bagnold : ENID
58. Beatty movie : REDS
59. ___-relief : BAS
60. Boring routine : RUT
61. Half a musical title : IDO

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