New York Times, Wednesday, April 7, 1982

Author: Gerald Brooks
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { F J V W X }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Toward and within : INTO
5. W.W. II soldier : ANZAC
10. States further : ADDS
14. A tide : NEAP
15. Parasite : LEECH
16. Kind of act to read : RIOT
17. Travesty of a sort : CARICATURE
19. ___ Royale : ISLE
20. Spheres of conflict : ARENAS
21. Ominous : SINISTER
23. Irritates : IRKS
25. Likewise : DITTO
26. Ornament : DECORATE
30. Discovers : LEARNS
33. Muscular weakness : ATONY
34. Indigo plants : ANILS
36. Overly : TOO
37. N.F.L. team : RAMS
38. His ___, the duke : GRACE
39. Bud : CION
40. Prefix for cure or graph : EPI
41. Vertical : ERECT
42. Originated : AROSE
43. Paper edging : DECKLE
45. Some engines : TURBINES
47. Type of slip : SALES
49. Tallow source : SUET
50. Contestants : ENTRANTS
53. Buoyant : BLITHE
57. Naomi's chosen name : MARA
58. Travesties of a sort : BURLESQUES
60. "What's ___ for me?" : INIT
61. Of bees : APIAN
62. Fixed quantity : UNIT
63. Binding material : TAPE
64. Sycophant's words : YESES
65. These are often bent : EARS
1. Peruvian Indian : INCA
2. ___ Islands : NEAR
3. Biblical weed : TARE
4. Judges' statements : OPINIONS
5. "The Last Frontier" : ALASKA
6. Remainder : NET
7. Hera's husband : ZEUS
8. Pungent : ACRID
9. Fabric for bedspreads : CHENILLE
10. Awn : ARISTA
11. Travesty of a sort : DISTORTION
12. Ford's running mate in 1976 : DOLE
13. Ending for young or old : STER
18. Keep in stock : CARRY
22. Sympathizers: Suffix : ITES
24. Gaze : STARE
26. Challenged : DARED
27. A day's march : ETAPE
28. "B.C.," for one : COMICSTRIP
29. What legislators do : ENACT
31. Trap : NOOSE
32. Loudness units : SONES
35. Rhythmical stress : ICTUS
38. Where QB Starr starred : GREENBAY
39. Reviewer's article : CRITIQUE
41. Fitzgerald : ELLA
42. Walter and Elie : ABELS
44. System of self-defense : KARATE
46. Painter of "Venus and Adonis" : RUBENS
48. Dope : STUPE
50. Give off : EMIT
51. Zola heroine : NANA
52. Hindu titles : SRIS
54. Fish or pear : TUNA
55. Recipient of a bequest : HEIR
56. Approximations: Abbr. : ESTS
59. New Guinea port : LAE

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