New York Times, Monday, April 29, 1985

Author: Virginia L. Yates
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 4.89, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 10, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Glassmakers' ovens : LEHRS
6. Menagerie : ZOO
9. "___ immortality and joy": Milton : QUAFF
14. Of birds : AVIAN
15. "___ Town": Wilder : OUR
16. Useful : UTILE
17. Small potatoes : PENNYANTE
19. Book of maps : ATLAS
20. Kind of European : INDO
21. Farrow of films : MIA
22. Takes a break : RESTS
23. Sensational : STUNNING
25. Lincoln in N.Y.C., e.g. : CTR
26. Role for a lissome lass : INGENUE
28. Pickle : JAM
31. Mel of many voices : BLANC
35. Sedateness : SOBRIETY
37. Scolds : REBUKES
40. Emmanuel Lewis TV role : WEBSTER
41. One way to buy : ONCREDIT
43. Bewildered : ATSEA
44. Saw's anagram : WAS
45. Concise : LACONIC
48. Pop's partner : MOM
49. Flat-crowned hats : PORKPIES
54. Crab Louis, e.g. : SALAD
57. Sp. lady : SRA
58. Smell ___ : ARAT
59. Sunflowerlike perennial : OXEYE
60. Knick-knack shop : DIMESTORE
62. Knee-bending dance : LIMBO
63. Author Tarbell : IDA
64. Revenue, in Rennes : RENTE
65. Ruhr city : ESSEN
66. Thicken : GEL
67. Welles of "Citizen Kane" : ORSON
1. ___ lazuli : LAPIS
2. Happening : EVENT
3. Gandhi was one : HINDU
4. Chattered incessantly : RANON
5. Shipbuilder's warp : SNY
6. Kind of city ordinance : ZONING
7. Power failures : OUTAGES
8. Cinnabar, for one : ORE
9. Signalman of sorts : QUARTERBACK
10. Total : UTTER
11. Troubles : AILS
12. Tire gone bad : FLAT
13. One of the Parkers : FESS
18. Lebanon's ___ Gemayel : AMIN
24. One-time amusement-park favorite : NICKELODEON
25. Ice unit : CUBE
27. This minute : NOW
28. Team Namath once led : JETS
29. Fit to ___ : ATEE
30. "___ Breckinridge": Vidal : MYRA
31. Edge of a steep place : BROW
32. Chanteuse Horne : LENA
33. Fundamentals : ABCS
34. Only, in Ulm : NUR
36. Ending for violin or vocal : IST
38. A Dutch treat : EDAM
39. "___ 'em!" : SIC
42. Main deck : TOPSIDE
46. Typical : NORMAL
47. "Dies ___" : IRAE
48. Perhaps : MAYBE
50. A parent, to Pompey : PATER
51. Presses : IRONS
52. With an ___ the ground : EARTO
53. "Skittle Players" painter : STEEN
54. Lone : SOLE
55. Plant stem : AXIS
56. Space-machine units : LEMS
60. Get the picture : DIG
61. Hit sign : SRO

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