New York Times, Wednesday, March 6, 1985

Author: J. Samuel Smart
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
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1. Ukrainan saint : OLGA
5. Fossil resin : AMBER
10. City on the Jumna : AGRA
14. Meager : POOR
15. Guileless : NAIVE
16. Percolate : SEEP
17. Expressed regrets : APOLOGIZED
19. Inflection : TONE
20. Poe's lost maiden : LENORE
21. Marked by misfortune : SCARRED
23. Expression of sorrow : ALAS
26. Eager : AGOG
27. Gen. MacArthur's companion : CORNCOBPIPE
32. And so forth: Abbr. : ETC
35. Profit : AVAIL
36. Coffee containers : URNS
37. ___ Minor : ASIA
38. Reveille instrument : BUGLE
39. Pose : SIT
40. Clutches : GRABS
41. Wings for Amor : ALAE
42. List of choices : MENU
43. Former Broadway hit : ANNIE
44. NASA vehicle's unit : LEM
45. Gallic gala : BASTILLEDAY
47. Russia's ___ Industrial Area : URAL
49. Proofreader's word : STET
50. Velasquez subject : INFANTA
53. Outburst : VOLLEY
58. Float : RAFT
59. Haiti and the Dominican Republic : HISPANIOLA
62. French girlfriend : AMIE
63. Alliance : UNION
64. Related : AKIN
65. Post : SEND
66. First British settlement in India : SURAT
67. Hazard : RISK
1. Iridescent gem : OPAL
2. Run easily : LOPE
3. Segar's Alice : GOON
4. Woody's son : ARLO
5. ___ State University, Tex. : ANGELO
6. Juin predecessor : MAI
7. Show ___ : BIZ
8. Twain's "___ Diary" : EVES
9. Railway porters : REDCAPS
10. Houston player : ASTRO
11. Author of "Indiana" : GEORGESAND
12. Clair or Coty : RENE
13. Imitated : APED
18. Delphi resident : ORACLE
22. Mature : AGE
24. Maltreats : ABUSES
25. Dashes : SPRINTS
27. Plot : CABAL
28. Small egg : OVULE
29. Tatterdemalion : RAGAMUFFIN
30. Longest river : NILE
31. Understand innately : INTUIT
33. Leg bone : TIBIA
34. One of the Jones boys : CASEY
37. Composer of "Rule, Britannia" : ARNE
40. Founder of eugenics : GALTON
42. Population-study pioneer : MALTHUS
45. Forbid : BAN
46. Syria, Lebanon and neighbors : LEVANT
48. Judged : RATED
50. Retirement funds, for short : IRAS
51. Appoint : NAME
52. Hokkaido aborigine : AINU
54. Pinocchio, e.g. : LIAR
55. Father of the Midgard serpent : LOKI
56. Some Ivy Leaguers : ELIS
57. Sudden pull : YANK
60. Title for a baronet : SIR
61. Ky. bluegrass : POA

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