New York Times, Monday, May 13, 1985

Author: Johnson
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Heavy cart : DRAY
5. Ziti, e.g. : PASTA
10. Flowery places : BEDS
14. Chalet feature : EAVE
15. Shun : AVOID
16. Maenad's cry : EVOE
17. Red : CROSSTAPEORCENT
20. Perception : KEN
21. D'Urbervilles girl : TESS
22. Third-day creation : EARTH
23. Mailed : SENT
24. Handy abbr. : ETAL
26. Narrow-minded teacher : PEDANT
29. Hit the books : CRAMMED
32. Matinee ___ : IDOL
33. Suffix with resist : ANCE
34. Great deal : LOT
36. White : PINEHOUSEORWASH
41. Season in Sedan : ETE
42. Second daughter of James II : ANNE
43. Fit to ___ : ATEE
44. Entre-nous items : SECRETS
46. Grotto : CAVERN
48. Too : ALSO
49. Bern's river : AARE
50. Cordial flavoring : ANISE
53. Site of Shah Jahan's monument : AGRA
54. Palmer is one : PRO
57. Blue : FISHMOONORBLOOD
61. Adolescent's problem : ACNE
62. Stone: Comb. form : PETRO
63. "___ Came Running": J. Jones : SOME
64. Soaks flax : RETS
65. Pick up the check : TREAT
66. Three, to Tiberius : TRES
1. Adorn : DECK
2. Steak order : RARE
3. The Bard's river : AVON
4. Assent : YES
5. Obvious : PATENT
6. Nautical command : AVAST
7. Wets thoroughly : SOPS
8. Fasten : TIE
9. Fuss and feathers : ADO
10. Keep motionless : BECALM
11. Invariably : EVER
12. Mother's word : DONT
13. Patriot Warner : SETH
18. Weapon for Tommy Atkins : STEN
19. Tool for boring holes : REAMER
23. Retailer's strategy : SALE
24. Pelagic predator : ERNE
25. Mexican sandwich : TACO
26. Hookah, for one : PIPE
27. Polishes a text : EDITS
28. Gift recipient : DONEE
29. Lawyers' needs : CASES
30. Fill with joy : ELATE
31. Prescription giver : DOSER
35. At that time : THEN
37. Globetrotters' home : HARLEM
38. Individuals : ONES
39. "Do ___ others . . . " : UNTO
40. Ocean feature : WAVE
45. Converts into money : CASHES
46. Donkey's reward : CARROT
47. Omani or Yemeni : ARAB
49. Shopping place : AGORA
50. At a distance : AFAR
51. Pleasant : NICE
52. Berlin's "Say It ___ So" : ISNT
53. Price at poker : ANTE
54. Kind of relation : POOR
55. A New York city : ROME
56. Lyrical poems : ODES
58. Select : OPT
59. " . . . ___ the bright blue sea": Gilbert : OER
60. W.W. II craft : LST

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