New York Times, Saturday, March 22, 1986

Author: Patterson Pepple
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Agora : MART
5. Zeno follower : STOIC
10. G.W.'s bills : ONES
14. "The Sun ___ Rises" : ALSO
15. Inviolable : TABOO
16. Actress Ward : SELA
17. Occult art : DIVINATION
19. Bakery aide : ICER
20. Kissinger or Metternich : DIPLOMAT
21. Jolted : JARRED
23. Nap. and Cath. II : EMPS
24. TV's sound : AUDIO
25. French noblemen : COMTES
28. Steer steerer : HERDSMAN
31. "The Figure of ___": Dickinson : ANUT
32. Railroad flare : FUSEE
33. Pub request : ALE
34. Rich fabrics : LAMES
36. Onassis, to Jackie : ARI
37. Designer Oscar de la ___ : RENTA
39. Women's ___ : LIB
40. Bower : ARBOR
42. Duelist's souvenir : SCAR
43. Australian eucalyptus : IRONBARK
45. Dionysian revelers : SATYRS
47. Harris or Andrews : JULIE
48. Air: Comb. form : AERI
49. Shrewdness : ACUMEN
51. Lotus eaters : DREAMERS
55. Symbol of March 31 : LAMB
56. Occult art : BLACKMAGIC
58. Jeer : GIBE
59. Ferric ___ (rust) : OXIDE
60. Polynesian cloth : TAPA
61. "And giving ___, up the chimney . . . ": Moore : ANOD
62. More sagacious : WISER
63. A Cotton Belt grape : EDEN
1. Gp. against inebriates at the wheel : MADD
2. Part of et al. : ALII
3. Invitation abbr. : RSVP
4. Milady's attire : TOILETTE
5. Philatelist's interest : STAMPS
6. Teddy boys' goodbyes : TATAS
7. R.I.P. item : OBIT
8. C : IOO
9. Practice an occult art : CONJURE
10. Egyptian god : OSIRIS
11. Occult art : NECROMANCY
12. Robert ___ : ELEE
13. Red quartz : SARD
18. Alaskan city : NOME
22. Viper : ADDER
24. Norse gods : AESIR
25. Beauty: Comb. form : CALLI
26. How lovers walk : ONAIR
27. Occult art : MUMBOJUMBO
28. Memorable impresario : HUROK
29. Bridal-path ending : ALTAR
30. Approaches : NEARS
32. French entomologist : FABRE
35. Southernmost U.S. cape : SABLE
38. Educated guess : ESTIMATE
41. Domain of Iris : RAINBOW
44. Desensitized : NUMBED
45. Zetetic one : SEEKER
46. Ancient Syria : ARAM
48. ___ Triomphe : ARCDE
49. Stonewort : ALGA
50. First son : CAIN
51. Rostrum : DAIS
52. Hoople's cry : EGAD
53. Pickable : RIPE
54. Employ radar : SCAN
57. Year in Nero's reign : LXI

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