New York Times, Friday, April 25, 1980

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { F Q }, Scrabble score: 314 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 10, XRef: 2 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
William Lutwiniak has 250 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Not in harmony : AJAR
5. U.S.M.A. man : CADET
10. Transparent sheets for Disney artists : CELS
14. ___ au rhum : BABA
15. Speechify : ORATE
16. Trek beasts : OXEN
17. Weigh down : OVERBURDEN
19. Cabbage, in Cannes : CHOU
20. Decisive defeat : WATERLOO
21. ___ man (hominid) : PEKING
23. City WSW of Warsaw : LODZ
24. Of inflective agents : VIRAL
25. Native of Benghazi : LIBYAN
28. Hygienic : SANITARY
31. Ilmenite, for one : ORE
32. Peg used in carpentry : DOWEL
34. Skin layers : CORIA
35. Record : DISK
37. Kind of pole : TOTEM
39. Attestation : OATH
40. Set up: Abbr. : ESTAB
42. Tax term : RATAL
44. Avant-gardist : NEO
45. Most polished : SHINIEST
47. Kipling's "___ Stories" : JUSTSO
49. Proxy : AGENT
50. Maryland athlete : COLT
51. Arose : SPRANG
53. Flamboyant advertising : BALLYHOO
57. Ringlet : HAIR
58. "No man ___": Donne : ISANISLAND
60. Grocery purchase : OLEO
61. Memento : RELIC
62. ___ out (got by) : EKED
63. Dinero unit : PESO
64. Nin's "___ of Venus" : DELTA
65. Half-___ over (inebriated) : SEAS
1. Take ___ (respond to kudos) : ABOW
2. Neighbor of Borneo : JAVA
3. Connive : ABET
4. Seldom : RARELY
5. Lacked capability : COULDNOT
6. ___ con pollo : ARROZ
7. Baseboard : DADO
8. Midi season : ETE
9. Right-rear challenge on an alley : TENPIN
10. Crested bird : COCKATOO
11. Cheering : EXHILARANT
12. Author Uris : LEON
13. Close-fitting : SNUG
18. Unrestrained : BROAD
22. Leif's father : ERIC
24. Batman's kin : VALET
25. Mine finds : LODES
26. Citizens of Sligo : IRISH
27. Medieval books featuring fables : BESTIARIES
28. With 56 Down, antagonize : SETAT
29. Baptism and marriage : RITES
30. Uncouth person : YAHOO
33. Defeat : WORST
36. Captain on kiddie programs : KANGAROO
38. Richly ornamented Italian pottery : MAJOLICA
41. Très ___ : BIEN
43. Quiet periods : LULLS
46. Surround : ENGIRD
48. Haute couture creations : STYLES
50. "Enough already!" : CANIT
51. Compare prices : SHOP
52. Wan : PALE
53. Pomander case : BALL
54. Food fish : HAKE
55. Draft status : ONEA
56. See 28 Down : ODDS
59. Grasp : SEE

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