Maura B. Jacobson
Maura B. Jacobson 

EYE-SQUINTING

New York Times, Sunday, March 9, 1975

Author: Maura B. Jacobson
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 92, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 648 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 148, Cheaters: 7, FITB: 17, XRef: 0
Maura B. Jacobson has 59 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York Times
Across Down
1. With an ___ (considering) : ITO
4. Revenge : IFORANI
11. Makeup item : ISHADOW
18. Marble : TAW
21. ___ and then : NOW
22. Does a cobbling job : RESOLES
23. Actuality: Fr. : REALITE
24. Arab's toga : ABA
25. Scans : RUNSANIOVER
27. Daddy's girl : APPLEOFHISI
29. Toilet cases : ETUIS
30. Kuwait V.I.P. : EMIR
31. Candid shots : SNAPS
32. Storehouses : ETAPES
33. Kind of store: Abbr. : DEPT
34. Architect of St. Paul's : WREN
35. Post or Brontë : EMILY
36. Hunting clue : SCENT
37. South African : BOER
38. Insects : FLEAS
39. Vale's opposite : AVE
42. Carson et al. : KITS
43. "A tall ___ a star to steer . . . " : SHIPAND
47. Unfamiliar : ALIEN
48. Home and French : FRIES
50. Partner of hemming : HAWING
51. Kind of up or pot : TOSS
52. Machinists' supports : TOOLRESTS
56. "On ___ and a prayer" : AWING
57. After-bath items : TALCS
59. Baseballer Hank : AARON
60. Giggle : TEHEE
62. Stock and Common: Abbr. : MKTS
63. Fastener : HOOKANDI
65. Daytime doings : MATINEES
67. Trespass : SIN
68. Oahu staple : TARO
69. Adult acorns : OAKS
71. "Georgie Porgie, pudding ___" : ANDPIE
72. Delhi weight : SER
74. Is on target : HITSTHEBULLSI
79. Kind of dance or lamp : SUN
80. Cooperstown's lake : OTSEGO
82. Silk source : ERIA
83. Literary conflict : AGON
84. Sacks: Abbr. : BGS
86. Scientist Louis and heirs : PASTEURS
89. Oculist's item : IDROPPER
92. Radar signal : BLIP
93. Violinist Isaac : STERN
94. Dumfound : AMAZE
96. Slip back : LAPSE
97. Calif. Indian : MAIDU
98. In-group's secrets : ESOTERICA
100. Not taped : LIVE
101. Spite : RANCOR
102. Stone slab : STELE
103. Skin or pearl : DIVER
104. Well-deserved : CONDIGN
105. Like a bump on ___ : ALOG
109. "All men ___ created . . . " : ARE
110. Arizona Indians : PIMAS
111. Constellation : GRUS
112. Euterpe's realm : MUSIC
114. Sponsorship : AEGIS
115. Shoelace hole : ILET
116. Floe : BERG
120. Postscript: Var. : EPILOG
122. Icy downpour : SLEET
123. Parseghian et al. : ARAS
124. Of hearing : AURAL
125. Panoramas : BIRDSIVIEWS
127. Words for a captive Samson : ILESSINGAZA
129. Keep ___ on (watch) : ANI
130. Striking device : TRIPPET
131. Say yes : CONSENT
132. Ivy clump : TOD
133. Sigma : ESS
134. Mascara targets : ILASHES
135. Agree : SEEITOI
136. "What immortal hand ___ . . . " : ORI
1. "The Lady ___" : INRED
2. All: Fr. : TOUTE
3. Confess : OWNUP
4. Cleo's maid : IRAS
5. Bog : FEN
6. Covered with willows : OSIERED
7. Hotel guest : ROOMER
8. Baseballer Dark : ALVIN
9. ___-do-well : NEER
10. Dayan's state: Abbr. : ISR
11. Teheran native : IRANIAN
12. Calyx leaves : SEPALS
13. Greeting-card word : HAPPY
14. Cockney foyers : ALLS
15. Become defunct : DIE
16. U. S. Indian : OTOE
17. Threads : WEFTS
18. Chiang's capital : TAIPEI
19. Away : ABSENT
20. Belt sites : WAISTS
26. Command to Fido : SIT
28. Banal writer : HACK
31. Pintail ducks : SMEES
34. Anna May of films : WONG
35. Dido's alias : ELISSA
37. Whiz ___ : BANG
38. Pastor's people : FLOCK
39. "All I want is ___ somewhere" : AROOM
40. Baltic capital : VILNA
41. Poetic word : EER
43. Counterfeits : SHAMS
44. Iowa : HAWKISTATE
45. Spectators : IWITNESSES
46. Rolling and bowling : PINS
47. ___ ends (uncertain) : ATLOOSE
48. Pro : FOR
49. Begin : SETIN
52. City on a Korean map : TAIKU
53. Uses the mail : SENDS
54. In ___ (well-known) : THEPUBLICI
55. Aid for Samson, perhaps : SEEINGIDOG
57. Bangkok native : THAI
58. Main artery: Prefix : AORT
59. Apply ___ of paint (touch up) : ADAB
61. Compass reading : ESE
64. Van Gogh complaint : NOEAR
66. Mirror foil : TAIN
68. Decalogue word : THOU
70. Back nuisance : SLAPPER
73. Rocket prefix : RETRO
75. Fragment: Sp. : TRIZA
76. Go undercover : HIDE
77. Robe sizes: Abbr. : LGES
78. Miffed : SORE
80. Harvest goddess : OPS
81. Refined guys : GENTS
85. Reject rudely : SPURN
87. Not as dense : RARER
88. Photog's request : SMILE
90. Papa Dionne et al. : OLIVAS
91. Overlays : PAVES
92. Sgt. Pepper's group : BAND
95. Service point : ACE
97. ___ best friend : MANS
99. After zeta : ETA
100. Restrict : LIMIT
101. Put to flight : ROUT
103. Synopses : DIGESTS
104. Torch container : CRESSET
105. Protozoa: Var. : AMEBAE
106. Arsène et al. : LUPINS
107. Mate of Isis : OSIRIS
108. Adorn : GILD
110. Reese : PEEWEE
111. Prosthetic item : GLASSI
113. Rib: Prefix : COSTI
114. Hebrew letter : ALEPH
115. Miss Bordoni : IRENE
116. Hidden mike : BUG
117. Clio's sister : ERATO
118. Barber's gear : RAZOR
119. Flirty look : GLADI
121. Certain Scout : GIRL
122. Drinks slowly : SIPS
123. Lily plant : ALOE
124. Con : ANTI
126. Roman way : VIA
127. Suffix for polit or tact : ICS
128. Daughter of Cadmus : INO

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