New York Times, Friday, March 30, 1984

Author:Clavan
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 10, XRef: 0
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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Teams : CLUBS
6. Warp's opposite : WEFT
10. Army off. : SGT
13. Schwarzenegger role : CONAN
14. Milos Forman film : HAIR
15. " . . . three men in ___" : ATUB
16. Odysseus's hostess on Aeaea : CIRCE
17. Beige : ECRU
18. Le ___ (Grand Prix stop) : MANS
19. Testifies : TAKESTHESTAND
22. Venerate : REVERE
23. Type of comedian : STANDUP
25. Raised : BRED
26. Vim : PEP
29. Finishes the roof : SLATES
30. One of the Carolines: Abbr. : ISL
31. Carthaginian queen's namesakes : DIDOS
33. ___ Gay, famed plane : ENOLA
34. Upside-down posture : HEADSTAND
36. Spanish steps : PASOS
39. Dough bloater : YEAST
40. Savile Row mcht. : TLR
43. Real : ACTUAL
45. ___ Lanka : SRI
46. Biblical pronoun : THOU
47. ___ attention (take a cadet's posture) : STANDAT
49. Brief walk : AIRING
51. Comprehension : UNDERSTANDING
54. Enjoined : BADE
55. Mild expletive : DARN
56. Abbe and Lois : LANES
58. Dry : ARID
59. Cabell of baseball : ENOS
60. Discharge : EGEST
61. Author Rand : AYN
62. Martha from Montana : RAYE
63. Pauses : RESTS
1. New Deal org. : CCC
2. Dawdles : LOITERS
3. Come apart : UNRAVEL
4. Supported : BACKED
5. Look of contempt : SNEER
6. Stimulate : WHET
7. Apiece : EACH
8. Lets go : FIRES
9. Targets of legislation in 1890 : TRUSTS
10. ___ reason (be logical) : STANDTO
11. "___ in Durango," 1957 film : GUNDUEL
12. Cooking meas. : TBS
15. "___ His Dog": Thomas Mann : AMANAND
20. Brown tint : SEPIA
21. Ability : TALENT
22. Baseball stat. : RBI
24. O.T. book : PSA
27. Circular current : EDDY
28. Assumes an alias : POSES
31. Infamous marquis : DESADE
32. Get top billing : STAR
34. Dogged : HOUNDED
35. Bhutanese, e.g. : ASIAN
36. N'est-ce ___? : PAS
37. Pension consultant : ACTUARY
38. Substitute : STANDIN
40. Actor Roy from Chicago : THINNES
41. Most time-consuming : LONGEST
42. Lap robe : RUG
44. Food cupboard : LARDER
46. "M*A*S*H" specialty : TRIAGE
48. Lake ___, Ethiopia : TSANA
50. Lounge lizard : IDLER
52. R.P.I. site : TROY
53. Faulkner character : ANSE
54. Bleat : BAA
57. Kin of aves. : STS

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