COMPANIONS

New York Times, Sunday, February 9, 1975

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 164, Blocks: 86, Avg Word Len: 5.40, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 703 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 157, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 16, XRef: 0, Spans: 5
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© 1975, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Dandruff zone : SCALP
6. Nitpick : CARP
10. Yakked : JAWED
15. Travel : FARE
19. Rhyme scheme : AABAA
20. River of Spain : TAGUS
21. Put straight : ALINE
22. U.S.M.A. man : CADET
23. Bears : GRIZZLYKODIAKANDCHICAGO
27. White House nickname : ANDY
28. Dunne or Rich : IRENE
29. Strains one's brains : RACKS
30. Kind of show : ONEMAN
31. Understand : SEE
32. Battery part : ANODE
33. Spitz et al. : MARKS
34. Abrupt : SUDDEN
35. Kind of corner : AMEN
36. Supermarket adjunct : CART
37. Nylons : HOSE
38. Eagles : PHILADELPHIAANDAMERICAN
49. Makes tracks : HARES
50. Having a smell : OLENT
51. Assistants : AIDES
52. ___ on (enjoy) : DOTE
53. Cricket units : OVERS
54. ___ over (subsides) : BLOWS
55. Clio et al. : MUSES
56. Buenos ___ : AIRES
57. Deprived of : REFT
58. Numskulls : DOLTS
59. Money of Mexico : PESOS
60. Soho coves : BLOKES
61. ___ de vie : EAU
62. Con ___ : BRIO
63. Mouselike creature : SHREW
64. Mideast ketch : SAIC
65. Cards : STLOUISPOSTALANDPLAYING
73. Despicable : VILE
74. Show frugality : REUSE
75. Bothers : AILS
76. Word with whiz : GEE
77. W.W. II viceroy of India : WAVELL
80. French writer : VERNE
81. Shapes : MAKES
83. Fuddy-duddy : FOGY
84. ___ in the hand : ABIRD
85. One or two : DIGIT
86. Slow-witted ones : DODOS
87. "___ Bulba" : TARAS
88. Willis or Donna : REED
89. Nickel beast : BISON
90. Golfing débris : DIVOT
91. Ham it up : EMOTE
92. Saints : NEWORLEANSJAMESANDPETER
97. Boxscore data : OUTS
98. Olympus dweller : ARES
99. Crocus, for one : IRID
100. Porthos's friend : ARAMIS
103. Comes to grips with grips : PACKS
105. Chilly : ALGID
107. Stamp or Mann : ACT
110. "Peace at any price," e.g. : SLOGAN
111. German poet : RILKE
112. Panegyric : ELOGE
113. Culture medium : AGAR
114. Patriots : NEWENGLANDANDPAULREVERE
118. ___ fixes (hangups) : IDEES
119. Chips in : ANTES
120. French income : RENTE
121. Wherewithal : MONEY
122. Jet housings : PODS
123. Lone and Iode : STARS
124. Meeting: Abbr. : SESS
125. Goes after flies : SWATS
1. Heroic tales : SAGAS
2. Chili con ___ : CARNE
3. Endure : ABIDE
4. Not energetic : LAZY
5. La ___ : PAZ
6. Crusted : CAKED
7. "I'm ___ goose" : AGONE
8. Uncouth : RUDE
9. Greek letter : PSI
10. Port of Java : JAKARTA
11. Ah, me : ALACK
12. Eye come-ons : WINKS
13. Linemen : ENDS
14. Calendar abbr. : DEC
15. Turned up, as a card : FACED
16. "There's nothing like ___" : ADAME
17. Lear's daughter : REGAN
18. Harrow's rival : ETON
20. Omagh's county : TYRONE
22. Dross : CINDER
24. ___ up (arranged) : LINED
25. Turkish peak : ARARAT
26. Tudor and York, e.g. : HOUSES
32. Bring together : AMASS
33. Bounding and Spanish : MAINS
34. Bodies: Suffix : SOMES
35. Sitting up : ALERT
36. ___ out (scolds) : CHEWS
37. Cerberus's domain : HADES
38. Carriers: Suffix : PHORES
39. Attack : HAVEAT
40. In a dudgeon : IREFUL
41. Bound along : LOLLOP
42. Author's concern : PLOT
43. Extreme disgust : NAUSEA
44. Repudiate : DISOWN
45. Stupidity : IDIOCY
46. Stopper : CORK
47. To ___ (right on) : ATEE
48. Noun ending : NESS
54. Western capital : BOISE
55. Oberon : MERLE
56. At another time : ALIAS
58. Practice : DRILL
59. Aspect : PHASE
60. Festive affairs : BALLS
62. Erect : BUILD
63. Air-show offering : STUNT
64. Secret seekers : SPIES
66. Exaggerate : OVERDO
67. Coos Bay's state : OREGON
68. Finches : SERINS
69. Indian of West : DAKOTA
70. Luzon native : IGOROT
71. Make void : NEGATE
72. Yellowstone sight : GEYSER
77. Admonish : WARN
78. Busy as ___ : ABEE
79. Opinion : VIEW
80. Passport entries : VISAS
81. Chess turns : MOVES
82. Upsets : ADOS
83. Widely known : FAMED
85. Takes off weight : DIETS
86. Small change : DIMES
87. Halfhearted : TEPID
89. Laundry additive : BLUING
90. Obscure : DARKEN
93. Shoppers on the Corso : ROMANS
94. Fool : JACKASS
95. Find fault : NIGGLE
96. Laundry adjunct : DRIER
100. City in Illinois : ALEDO
101. Went boating : ROWED
102. Writer James et al. : AGEES
103. Niña's companion : PINTA
104. Tree : ALDER
105. Alda and others : ALANS
106. Bumptious ones : LOUTS
107. U.S. rocket stage : AGENA
108. Galley-proof symbol : CARET
109. Playing cards : TREYS
110. Impertinent one : SNIP
111. Carry on : RANT
112. Fencer's blade : EPEE
113. Acknowledge : AVOW
115. Spanish article : LAS
116. Med. men : DRS
117. Letters : EMS

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