STEAMED UP

New York Times, Sunday, April 14, 1974

Author: Threba Johnson
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 144, Blocks: 72, Avg Word Len: 5.13, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 552 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 112, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 14, XRef: 1
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© 1974, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Mouth of a feeder stream : INFLOW
7. Id ___ : EST
10. German river : SAAR
14. Malice : SPITE
19. Sandwich fare : SALAMI
20. Cote sound : COO
21. Whine : PULE
22. ___-bye : HUSHA
23. Incarnation : AVATAR
24. High-minded drives : CRUSADES
26. Turkish regiments : ALAIS
27. TV's kiddy shocker : THEELECTRICCOMPANY
30. Varieties of a fuel : PEATS
31. Military cap : SHAKO
32. Soap acid : OLEIC
33. Indian otter : NAIR
35. Part of N.C.A.A.: Abbr. : ATH
37. Ruler: Abbr. : EMP
38. Suffix for thought : FUL
39. "___ brillig . . . " : TWAS
42. Gardner : AVA
43. Orbit point : APSIS
45. Lung membranes : PLEURAE
48. Arab garment : ABA
49. Shore indentations : BIGHTS
51. Wander : GAD
53. Maximum: Abbr. : ULT
54. Kind of electricity : STATIC
56. Spreads : OLEOS
57. Road-sign word : THRU
58. Joint ailment : GOUT
60. Houston player : ASTRO
61. Manhattan area : BATTERYPARK
64. German number : DREI
66. Hallucinogens : LSDS
67. Rodeo item : LASSO
68. Barn denizen : OWL
70. Chou ___ : ENLAI
72. Spore sacs : ASCI
75. Promises : VOWS
77. Theater features : HOUSELIGHTS
82. "Once ___ . . . " : UPONA
84. Adroit : NEAT
86. German number : ACHT
87. Asian capital : LHASA
88. Use the radio dial : TUNEIN
90. Paris street : RUE
91. Ziegfeld : FLO
92. Group of four : TETRAD
93. Fort in Calif. : ORD
94. Mardi gras doing : REVELRY
97. Thing done: Lat. : ACTUS
99. Acadians' Grand ___ : PRE
100. Cozy : SNUG
102. Bankroll : WAD
103. Torme : MEL
105. Greek spirit : KER
106. Good queen : BESS
107. Solid : CUBIC
109. Partial one : BIGOT
111. Rage : ANGER
113. Octavio Paz book : ALTERNATINGCURRENT
117. Poet Marianne : MOORE
118. Island of fiction : TREASURE
119. Senility : DOTAGE
123. English lawyers: Abbr. : BARRS
124. Biggers : EARL
125. Sibling : SIS
126. Spanish, for one : OMELET
127. Start : ONSET
128. Colors : DYES
129. Explosive : TNT
130. Lie close : NESTLE
1. "There ___ tavern in . . . " : ISA
2. Of warships: Abbr. : NAV
3. Neighbor of Ga. : FLA
4. Subsequent : LATTER
5. W. W. II beach : OMAHA
6. Certain bugs : WIRETAPS
7. Bible book: Abbr. : ECCL
8. Tender parts : SORES
9. "You got me!" : TOUCHE
10. Comic-strip horse : SPARKPLUG
11. ___-visual : AUDIO
12. Templeton : ALEC
13. Scrub again : RESCOUR
14. Dishonor : SHAME
15. Place for a certain Jack : PULPIT
16. "Joy to the World" composer : ISAACWATTS
17. Hammett's man : THIN
18. Word with come and go : EASY
25. ___ Act : STAMP
28. Superlative endings : ESTS
29. Spanish pots : OLLAS
30. Swiss psychologist : PIAGET
33. Bigwig : NABOB
34. Mexico's ___ Camacho : AVILA
36. Dynamic : HIGHPOWERED
38. Toffler book : FUTURESHOCK
40. ___ in the hand : ABIRD
41. River and city in Maine : SACOS
43. Confused : ATSEA
44. Teasdale : SARA
46. Electric force : ELOD
47. Greek letter : ETA
50. Moscow link : HOTLINE
52. Peso : DURO
55. ___ as a feather : ASLIGHT
57. Actress Cicely : TYSON
59. Doctrine : TENET
62. Bible edition: Abbr. : RSV
63. Unit of energy: Abbr. : KWH
65. Inferior : ILL
69. Sugar or meat : LOAF
71. Wings: Fr. : AILES
72. Compacts : AUTOS
73. Scorn : SPURN
74. Met men : CONDUCTORS
76. Author Bellow : SAUL
78. Western campus : UCLA
79. Ferry man : HARPER
80. Peter and Ivan : TSARS
81. Marquis and others : SADES
83. Mien : AIR
85. Grand Central, etc. : TERMINALS
89. Burmese leader : NEWIN
92. Excited : TURNEDON
95. Gave up occupancy : VACATED
96. Safecrackers : YEGGS
98. ___ drop : TEAR
101. Nom de ___ : GUERRE
104. Tree : LOCUST
106. Davis and Midler : BETTES
108. French port : BREST
109. French drink : BIERE
110. City on the Po : TURIN
112. Troll : GNOME
113. Early pulpit : AMBO
114. Bank deal : LOAN
115. Place for ashes : TRAY
116. Part of R. and R. : REST
120. Height: Abbr. : ALT
121. Colloid : GEL
122. Season in 108 Down : ETE

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