New York Times, Tuesday, April 30, 1985

Author: Burns
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { F Q X Y }, Scrabble score: 310 (avg 1.66)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
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1. Speech part: Abbr. : CONJ
5. Military training unit : CADRE
10. A Romanov : CZAR
14. Fencing foil's kin : EPEE
15. Forcefully : AMAIN
16. "Arrivederci ___" : ROMA
17. "The Mauve Decade" author : BEER
18. House style : RANCH
19. Get ___ the ground floor : INON
20. Up for auction : UNDERTHEHAMMER
23. Units of conductance : MHOS
24. By birth : NEE
25. Story line : ACTION
28. Fallen socially : DECLASSE
33. Trojan War epic : ILIAD
34. Leeds's river : AIRE
35. Ark passenger : HAM
36. Successor to Trygve Lie : DAGHAMMARSKJOLD
40. Before, poetically : ERE
41. Is unwell : AILS
42. Chutzpah : NERVE
43. "Noises Off" prop : SARDINES
46. Sea Islands product : COTTON
47. Service br. : USN
48. Thick fog : SOUP
49. Wholeheartedly : HAMMERANDTONGS
56. Pack down lightly : TAMP
57. Gunned a motor : RACED
58. De facto : REAL
59. Pa Joad, for one : OKIE
60. Lucy's pal : ETHEL
61. Polynesian cloth : TAPA
62. Comedian Foxx : REDD
63. Farm-machinery pioneer : DEERE
64. Boil slowly : STEW
1. Philippine island : CEBU
2. Lead off : OPEN
3. Requirement : NEED
4. Hebrew prophet : JEREMIAH
5. Packing container : CARTON
6. Eastern nursemaids : AMAHS
7. Hamlet, for one : DANE
8. Highly amusing : RICH
9. Raises the value of : ENHANCES
10. Where the Light Brigade charged : CRIMEA
11. Temperate ___ : ZONE
12. Cupid : AMOR
13. Had charge of : RAN
21. Valerie Harper role : RHODA
22. Allen or Brooks : MEL
25. Staff officers : AIDES
26. Frau Schumann : CLARA
27. "The Lady or the ___?": Stockton : TIGER
28. Watch faces : DIALS
29. Acts humanly : ERRS
30. Lacking funds : SHORT
31. Artillery salute : SALVO
32. W. German seaport : EMDEN
34. René's date : AMIE
37. Affected : MANNERED
38. Russian whip : KNOUT
39. Modern airfields : JETPORTS
44. Unloaded : DUMPED
45. Doctrine : ISM
46. Pamper : CODDLE
48. Show contempt : SNEER
49. Food fish : HAKE
50. Surrounded by : AMID
51. Scold : RATE
52. Longing : ACHE
53. Undiluted : NEAT
54. Stare openmouthed : GAPE
55. Chopped cabbage : SLAW
56. "High ___," M. Anderson play : TOR

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