New York Times, Tuesday, April 19, 1983

Author: Elio Desiderio
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 251 (avg 1.34)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Flat hats : TAMS
5. Dizzy's sibling : DAFFY
10. Heredity factor : GENE
14. He was, to Cato : ERAT
15. Michener's de Becque : EMILE
16. Date to beware : IDES
17. Track bettor's consideration : SIRE
18. Shinbone : TIBIA
19. Split : RIVE
20. Noxious; poisonous : TAINTED
22. One's earthly goods : ESTATE
24. Protection : EGIS
25. Gilmore of the N.B.A. : ARTIS
26. Took umbrage : RESENTED
29. Fogies : DODOS
33. Advice to a physician, with "thyself" : HEAL
34. What NOW wants now : ERA
35. Relish-tray item : CELERY
36. Assam silkworm : ERI
37. Movements of aspen leaves, e.g. : TREMORS
39. Heflin or Johnson : VAN
40. Colors slightly : TINGES
42. High dudgeon : IRE
43. Farm storage building : SILO
44. Wyoming range : TETON
45. Trod on : TRAMPLED
47. "Make a joyful ___ . . . " : NOISE
50. British sailors : TARS
51. ___-well : NEERDO
53. Satan : LUCIFER
56. Singer Vikki : CARR
57. Clear sky : ETHER
59. Singer Tennille : TONI
60. Word form with bus or potent : OMNI
61. Make up for : ATONE
62. Long time : EONS
63. Concern of the Dept. of the Int. : GEOL
64. Windblown soil : LOESS
65. It's W of Minn. : SDAK
1. Assayer's activity : TEST
2. Song for Amara : ARIA
3. Eva ___ from Newark : MARIESAINT
4. Mets' first manager : STENGEL
5. Those who loathe : DETESTERS
6. Surrounded by : AMID
7. Little lie : FIB
8. Eagle or wren : FLIER
9. Leavening agent : YEAST
10. Fire opal : GIRASOL
11. Redact : EDIT
12. Snow field : NEVE
13. Suffix with Siam : ESE
21. Lizzie's antecedent : TIN
23. Flood and spring : TIDES
25. Naked cultist : ADAMITE
26. Butler in a best seller : RHETT
27. Scary : EERIE
28. Before, to bards : ERE
30. Kind of chocolate cake : DEVILSFOOD
31. Cape for John Paul II : ORALE
32. Church council : SYNOD
35. "All ___ Great and Small" : CREATURES
37. Domingo, e.g. : TENOR
38. Hockey's Bobby : ORR
41. Albany's evil wife : GONERIL
43. Elves : SPRITES
46. Singer-composer Davis : MAC
48. "My ___," 1930 song : IDEAL
49. ___ voce : SOTTO
51. Appoint : NAME
52. ___ Rubik (cube inventor) : ERNO
53. Contact ___ : LENS
54. Sicilian resort : ENNA
55. Dare : RISK
56. Gear tooth : COG
58. Tool in a Markham poem : HOE

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