ATTEN—SHUN!

New York Times, Sunday, March 11, 1979

Author:Arnold Moss
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 95, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X Z }
Open Squares: 142, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 15, XRef: 0
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© 1979, The New York Times
Across Down
1. F-clef man : BASSO
6. Kind of paper : GRAPH
11. African republic : CHAD
15. Former defense pact : SEATO
20. Rubinstein : ARTUR
21. Western jamboree : RODEO
22. Kindled anew : RELIT
24. Playwright Rice : ELMER
25. Bagpipe's sound : SKIRL
26. Perform : ENACT
27. G. M. Cohan's ancestors : IRISH
28. Like Galahad : NOBLE
29. Locales for the Montessori method : KINDERGARTENS
31. 1976, e.g. : BICENTENNIAL
33. Young onions : SETS
34. Euripedes drama : ION
35. Lisper's block : ESS
38. In the year before Christ: Abbr. : AAC
39. Bergland's dept. : AGR
40. Words on a new invention : PATENTAPPLIEDFOR
48. Forest near London : EPPING
52. Cabin cruisers : MOTORBOATS
53. Facility : EASE
54. Skirt feature : FLARE
55. Author Heyerdahl : THOR
57. Fanatical : ULTRA
58. Year in Severus's reign : CCIII
59. Step above shavetail : FIRSTLIEUTENANT
63. Falstaff's title : SIR
64. Odalisque's quarters : HAREM
65. Sides in cricket : ONS
66. "___ perfumed sea": Poe : OERA
67. Fair share : DUE
68. Ohs' partners : AHS
69. Amazed tourists : GAPERS
70. Hwys. : RTES
72. French brandy : MARC
74. Poland Chinas : SWINE
76. Peon's pittance : PESO
77. KO finale : THECOUNTOFTEN
80. Municipal employee : PARKATTENDANT
85. Cry at Cork : ARRA
86. Stage platform : RISER
88. Filipino chief : DATO
89. His name "led all the rest" : ABOU
90. Skiing turns : SWINGS
93. Little brother of TNT : MNT
94. Chinese pagoda : TAA
96. Unfeigned : TRUE
98. Inst. at Sandhurst : RMC
99. Mexican's cloak : MANTA
100. Law, in Lille : LOI
101. Eisenstein's "Ten ___ the World" : DAYSTHATSHOOK
104. Encore! : AGAIN
105. Moon crater : ENCKE
107. "Simon ___" : SAYS
108. Crow of a kind : SCARE
109. Film-maker Clair : RENE
110. "The light militia ___ sky": Pope : OFTHELOWER
113. One of the steeplejacks : WELDER
114. Fitzgerald opus : TENDERISTHENIGHT
116. Sloth is one : SIN
117. Road sign : SLO
118. Pirandello's "___ Personaggi . . . " : SEI
119. Golfer Crenshaw : BEN
120. Music halls : ODEA
124. Part of T.L.C. : TENDERLOVING
131. Talent peddlers : TENPERCENTERS
135. Blender reading : PUREE
136. French spa : EVIAN
138. Ghostly : EERIE
139. Globe-carrier : ATLAS
140. "___ Give You Anything . . . " : ICANT
141. Arrested : RANIN
142. Raised Cain : RAGED
143. Fraternal order : MOOSE
144. Cozy places : NESTS
145. Chit : NOTE
146. Ensile : STORE
147. ___ Tages (one day): Ger. : EINES
1. Sunbathes : BASKS
2. Okie's cousin : ARKIE
3. Pinch pennies : STINT
4. Voiceless consonants : SURDS
5. Heraldry device : ORLE
6. Piatigorsky : GREGOR
7. Legendary king of Ireland : RONAN
8. Jewish month : ADAR
9. Scallop : PECTEN
10. Very uncomfortable situation : HOTSEAT
11. Dernier ___ : CRI
12. Jacob's ladder, e.g. : HERB
13. Hawaiian royalty : ALII
14. Kind of jockey : DISC
15. Judge's decision : SENTENCE
16. He wrote "The Israelis" : ELON
17. Both: Prefix : AMBI
18. Membrane : TELA
19. City on the Oka : OREL
23. Ara : THEALTAR
30. Actress Diana : RIGG
32. River nymph : NAIS
36. Note-taker, for short : STENO
37. Swagger : STRUT
39. Highest of the Pyrenees : ANETO
40. Bode : PORTEND
41. Case in Lat. grammar : ABL
42. Shard : POTSHERD
43. City once called Lutetia : PARIS
44. Shrimps, crabs, etc. : DECAPODA
45. Savoir-___ : FAIRE
46. Willow : OSIER
47. Champagne center : REIMS
48. Strenuous try : EFFORT
49. Pedestal part : PLINTH
50. Fire worshiper : PARSEE
51. U.S. publicans : IRS
52. Soft, in Sedan : MOU
55. Capital of Albania : TIRANA
56. Core : HEART
58. Discipline : CHASTEN
60. Monkeylike mammals : LEMURS
61. Their Jane gained fame : AUSTENS
62. Just out : NEW
68. Anthology : ANA
69. Publish : GETOUT
71. Less plentiful : SCANTIER
73. Road along a cliff : CORNICHE
75. "___ the Lord . . . " : IPRAY
76. Greek port or gulf : PATRAS
78. Harmonium : ORGAN
79. In shape : FIT
81. Crosby's widow : KATHY
82. "A Tramp ___": Twain : ABROAD
83. "Weep ___, . . . " : NOMORE
84. Richard or Sophie : TUCKER
87. Greek vowel : ETA
90. Spruce up : SMARTEN
91. Engaged in : WAGED
92. Fatuous : INANE
93. One of 12 : MONTH
95. Money in the bank : ASSET
97. Ruhr city : ESSEN
100. Surplus or vestige : LEFTOVER
101. Fleur-___ : DELIS
102. Salt : TAR
103. Inflation result: Abbr. : HCL
106. Author Kesey : KEN
110. Olav's capital : OSLO
111. Haitian hero : OGE
112. Certain shoe polishes : WHITENERS
113. Sangria base : WINE
115. Keys : ISLETS
116. Leave a group : SECEDE
119. Pipe : BRIER
120. H.R.E. founder : OTTOI
121. Actor Alain : DELON
122. Delete : ERASE
123. Onagers : ASSES
124. Bowling item : TENPIN
125. Fuhrer's ally : DUCE
126. Cycles : ERAS
127. Fissure : RENT
128. Gogol hero : IVAN
129. Señora's boy : NINO
130. Canter, e.g. : GAIT
132. Fuel in Galway : PEAT
133. "Tantum ___" : ERGO
134. "___ That Tune!" : NAME
137. Compass point : NNE

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