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New York Times, Sunday, March 12, 1978

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 166, Blocks: 80, Avg Word Len: 5.41, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 703 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 167, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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© 1978, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Man: Comb. form : ANDRO
6. Tumbler : GLASS
11. Moth's bête noire : FLAME
16. Settled : STAID
21. Crazy Horse, e.g. : SIOUX
22. Fortification : REDAN
23. Mountain ash : ROWAN
24. Neighbor of Sverige : NORGE
25. Woods : HOLLYHARDGREENANDCOTTON
29. English horn's cousin : OBOE
30. Organic compound : AZOLE
31. Distrustful : LEERY
32. Traffic circle : ROTARY
33. Thrice, in prescriptions : TER
34. Scriven : WRITE
35. Prom queen : BELLE
36. Bring down the house : RAZE
37. Nephew of Daedalus : TALOS
38. Cabbage or spinach : SAVOY
39. Overlord : SUZERAIN
43. Shuts in : IMMURES
46. Perplexed : ATSEA
47. "Great!" : SUPER
48. Between L and P : MNO
49. Traps : BOOBYMOUSEANDSPEED
52. Illicit gains : LOOT
53. Being, to Juan : ENTE
54. Window feature : SILL
55. Word with land or water : TIDE
56. Seine feeder : YONNE
57. Echidna's meal : ANTS
58. Lower : ABASE
60. Rural crossover : STILE
62. Erose : JAGGED
63. Allen or Ott : MEL
64. Arabic letter : ALIF
65. Former U.N. head : THANT
66. "___ siamo," Verdi aria : PARI
67. Irons : STEAMGRIDWROUGHTANDCAST
75. Footnote abbr. : IBID
76. Carts : WAINS
77. Hustles : HIES
78. Unhackneyed : NEW
79. Got an eyeful : STARED
82. Sizable : LARGE
83. Between : TWIXT
85. Libertine : ROUE
86. Kitchen utensil : PARER
87. Alpaca's habitat : PERU
88. Where poteen is distilled : ERIN
89. River of Czechoslovakia : ODRA
90. Retired : ABED
91. Links : CUFFMISSINGANDWEAK
97. ___ tee (exactly) : TOA
98. African ferryboats : PONTS
99. Asch book : MOSES
100. Sylvan tracts : FORESTS
101. Campus group : SORORITY
103. Infiltrators : SPIES
104. Tangled : AFOUL
105. Barrett or Jaffe : RONA
106. Implacable : STERN
107. Folic and formic : ACIDS
108. Unprocessed : RAW
111. Be ambitious : ASPIRE
114. Lamina : SCALE
115. Protuberance : KNURL
116. Ankles : TALI
117. Eagles : SPREADDOUBLEANDAMERICAN
121. Overcost for tribute : ICENT
122. Tureen adjunct : LADLE
123. "Le ___ d'Arthur" : MORTE
124. Reform : AMEND
125. Sample : TASTE
126. Schussed : SKIED
127. Fall fabric : TWEED
128. Untidy : MESSY
1. "___ in the Dark" : ASHOT
2. Classical weeper : NIOBE
3. Sad state : DOLOR
4. Straightedge : RULE
5. Chemical prefix : OXY
6. Elegantly: Mus. dir. : GRAZIOSO
7. Dormice : LEROTS
8. Confuse : ADDLE
9. Nestorian : SAGE
10. Older: Abbr. : SNR
11. Sponge : FREELOAD
12. Desolate : LONELY
13. On to : AWARE
14. Plurality : MANY
15. Pass-catcher : END
16. Sleepyhead : SNOOZER
17. Be unstable : TOTTER
18. Ionian Sea inlet : ARTA
19. Stravinsky : IGOR
20. Gainsay : DENY
26. Section of N.Y.C. : HARLEM
27. Field hockey team : ELEVEN
28. Amok : CRAZED
34. Cautious : WARY
35. ___ metabolism : BASAL
36. Amritsar money : RUPEE
37. TV repairman's stock : TUBES
38. Memorial pillar : STELE
39. Glove material : SUEDE
40. In with : AMONG
41. Hole-___ : INONE
42. Remarked : NOTED
43. Construction members : IBEAMS
44. Originator of Eur. Common Market : MONNET
45. Blotch : MOTTLE
46. In statu quo : ASIS
47. Refuse : SPILTH
50. Service acad. : USAFI
51. Overcharge : STING
52. Straight thinking : LOGIC
56. Gridiron units : YARDS
58. Cold : ALGID
59. Flicker, e.g. : BIRD
60. Coruscated : SHONE
61. Greek letters : TAUS
62. Actress Leigh : JANET
64. Caution light : AMBER
65. Orderly : TRIG
66. Rue de la ___ : PAIX
68. Broadcast : AIRED
69. Overshadows : DWARFS
70. Why, in Bonn : WARUM
71. Object : THING
72. Battery terminals : ANODES
73. French Pointillist : SEURAT
74. Pinches : TWEAKS
79. Obsolescent footwear : SPATS
80. Proscribed : TABOO
81. In the back : AREAR
82. Southpaw : LEFTY
83. Prosecutes : TRIES
84. Takes the cake : WINS
85. Spur adjunct : ROWEL
87. ___ Arenas, Chilean port : PUNTA
88. Ruhr city : ESSEN
91. Invented : COINED
92. Drove : IMPELLED
93. Reception : SOIREE
94. Swore : AFFIRMED
95. Tickle the keys idly : NOODLE
96. Joanne et al. : DRUS
98. Divide proportionately : PRORATE
102. East : ORIENT
103. Unvarying : STABLE
104. Sharpened : ACUATE
106. Old Italian money : SCUDI
107. Pianist-composer Previn : ANDRE
108. Sprints : RACES
109. Alda and King : ALANS
110. Bombastic : WINDY
111. Didion's "Play It ___ Lays" : ASIT
112. Humane org. : SPCA
113. J.E.C. : PRES
114. Immerse : SOAK
115. "Never send to ___ . . . " : KNOW
116. Occasion : TIME
118. Metric units: Abbr. : DLS
119. Danish district : AMT
120. L.A. athlete : RAM

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