ECOLOGY SEMINAR

New York Times, Sunday, May 11, 1975

Author: Tap Osborn
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.26, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 556 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 112, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
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© 1975, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Looks over : SCANS
6. Short jacket : CARACO
12. Actress Jean : SEBERG
18. Let : ALLOW
19. Trail of note : OREGON
20. One who declaims : ORATOR
21. 9 A.M.: Ecology talk on winged life : TOOLATETHEPHALAROPE
24. Numerical ending : ETH
25. Excursion : RIDE
26. Bar order : ALE
27. Hindu land grant : ENAM
30. Calif. peak : SHASTA
32. In concert : ASONE
35. Atomic form : ISOTOPE
38. 10 A.M.: "Was it DDT?" : WHOKILLEDCOCKROBIN
42. Expand : SPLAY
45. Site for vows : ALTAR
46. Reformer Jacob : RIIS
47. Pathet ___ : LAO
48. Poker holding : PAIR
49. Sound of despair : GROAN
50. Proust's man with a way : SWANN
52. Tendency : BENT
53. 11 A.M.: "Debt to Winged Life" : OWEDTOANIGHTINGALE
57. Not pos. : NEG
58. Roster : ROTA
59. Relative : AUNT
60. Baker's need : YEAST
64. Field missile : GRENADE
66. Verbose : WORDY
68. Hobo, for one : DRIFTER
70. Ruhr city : ESSEN
71. French river : OISE
72. Galway isles : ARAN
73. Chinese pagoda : TAA
74. 2 P.M.: "Heinous Crime" : TOKILLAMOCKINGBIRD
80. Fugue composer : BACH
83. Unlucky one : LOSER
84. Rome fountain : TREVI
85. Gardner : ERLE
86. Kind of verb: Abbr. : IRR
87. Precious : CUTE
88. Old-hat : STALE
89. Strain : BREED
90. 3 P.M.: "Age-old Problem" : THECATANDTHECANARY
95. Tacos' relatives : TAMALES
96. "Uhuru" author : RUARK
97. God of fire : VULCAN
101. Copy, for short : STAT
102. Army member : WAC
103. Van der Rohe : MIES
105. Edible tuber : OCA
106. 4 P.M.: "The Real Culprits" : THEFEATHERMERCHANTS
114. Corroding : EATING
115. Eastern Christian : UNIATE
116. Grain disease : ERGOT
117. Like most fabrics : DYABLE
118. Took forty : NAPPED
119. Timid : SCARY
1. Fills up : SATES
2. Broad or wash : CLOTH
3. Sen. Fong's greeting : ALOHA
4. Lon ___ : NOL
5. Dark-colored : SWARTHY
6. Student : COED
7. TV's Johnson : ARTE
8. Indian salt mixture : REH
9. Golden or teen : AGE
10. ___ a plea : COP
11. Present : ONHAND
12. Food fish : SOLE
13. Period : ERA
14. ___ Harbor : BAR
15. W. W. II area : ETO
16. " . . . enough ___ hang" : ROPETO
17. French ski city : GRENOBLE
22. Old Chinese unit of value : TIAO
23. Templeton : ALEC
28. Of bees : APIAN
29. Forget-___ : MENOT
31. Turf : SWARD
32. Asian range : ALTAI
33. Medium for Ade's fables : SLANG
34. Poetic word : OER
35. Cake feature : ICING
36. ___ flint (go to any lengths) : SKINA
37. Gold colors : ORS
39. Kind of chop : KARATE
40. Massey : ILONA
41. Praying figure : ORANT
42. Free-load : SPONGE
43. Horses, at times : PAWERS
44. Feudal lords : LIEGES
49. Term-paper notation : GOOD
50. Dress-shirt accessory : STUD
51. Flavorful, as a grape : WINY
52. Complain : BEEF
54. Swim across: Lat. : TRANO
55. Sultan's accumulation : HAREM
56. Recumbent : LYING
61. Outfit : ATTIRE
62. Jackie, boy actor of '30s : SEARLE
63. Made a swap : TRADED
65. Eur. land : NETH
66. Ploy : WILE
67. Sand ridges : OSAR
68. Like snow for the pure : DRIVEN
69. Hindu title : RANI
71. Comedian Ole : OLSEN
72. Cub-scout leader : AKELA
75. Jane Fonda film : KLUTE
76. Jots : IOTAS
77. Water animal : OTTER
78. Down or pot : CRACK
79. Gem : BERYL
80. Deck posts : BITTS
81. Buddhist monk : ARHAT
82. Burned up : CREMATED
87. Coolidge : CAL
88. Asian sheep : SHA
89. Tooth and hair : BRUSHES
91. Marco Polo's China : CATHAY
92. Mild oath : DRAT
93. Chinese warlord : TUCHUN
94. With, in Paris : AVEC
98. Latin dance : CONGA
99. Cast member : ACTOR
100. Unpleasant : NASTY
102. Carry on : WAGE
103. Parcel out : METE
104. In a pet : IRED
107. Greek letter : ETA
108. Tale : FIB
109. Photo abbr. : ENL
110. Spanish queen : ENA
111. "As ye sew so shall ye ___" : RIP
112. Tourist's help : MAP
113. Curve : ARC

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