GOING A-COURTING

New York Times, Sunday, May 15, 1977

Author: Maria G. Rice
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 80, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 513 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 95, Cheaters: 14, FITB: 11, XRef: 2, Spans: 2
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© 1977, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Court term : LET
4. Saroyan hero : ARAM
8. Swedish seaport : MALMO
13. Type of pump : RAM
16. Quick ___ wink : ASA
17. Russian Riviera : CRIMEA
19. Concert hall : ODEON
20. V.I.P. at Entebbe : AMIN
22. With 111 Across, netman's comment on his sport : ITPROFFERSYOUASERVICE
26. Epoxy : RESIN
27. Maturity : RIPENESS
28. Chartered : HIRED
29. Boston jetsam : TEA
31. Notions : IDEAS
32. Actress Cicely ___ : TYSON
34. Protection for pelf : SAFE
37. What Galileo did: 1633 : RECANTED
40. Mme. Swann, in Proust's books : ODETTE
44. Jimmy or Chris : PRO
45. Mauna ___ : LOA
46. B.&O. stop : STA
47. Intruded on a party : CRASHED
48. Timetable abbr. : ARR
49. Court sport : TENNIS
52. Circus props : WIRES
54. ___ line (court boundary) : END
55. Fasteners for ascots : TIEPINS
57. Raphael's specialty : MADONNAS
60. Appends : ADDS
61. Dead Sea monastic : ESSENE
62. Debussy piece : LAMER
63. Gypsy women: Sp. : GITANAS
65. Filling for shells: Abbr. : TNT
66. June spectacular : WIMBLEDON
68. Court player, for short : CAV
69. Discipline : CHASTEN
71. Mete : ALLOT
72. Molokai priest : DAMIEN
75. Drudge : MOIL
76. Enzyme : ESTERASE
78. Start of a toast : HERESTO
79. Court word : ALL
80. Butterfly : SATYR
81. Squire's domain : ESTATE
83. Swindle : CON
84. Malady : ILLNESS
86. Gram. term : ADV
89. Hurry : HIE
90. River in Yorkshire : URE
91. City in India : MYSORE
92. They go out for fur : TRAPPERS
95. Notice : SPOT
96. Dissolves : MELTS
99. Prufrock's creator : ELIOT
100. ___ the line : TOE
102. Reaction to a bad pun : GROAN
105. Colleague of Walters : REASONER
107. Architect's design : DRAFT
111. See 22 Across : BUTDEMANDSRETURNOFYOU
115. Egyptian king : SETI
116. Fisher or Cantor : EDDIE
117. Relief for Mom and Dad : SITTER
118. Capek classic : RUR
119. Severinsen : DOC
120. Dry runs : TESTS
121. Huntley : CHET
122. Wapiti : ELK
1. Refuge : LAIR
2. Italian family : ESTE
3. Bugle call : TAPS
4. Sandy's bark : ARF
5. African region : RIF
6. ___ twist (type of serve) : AMERICAN
7. City in Yucatán : MERIDA
8. Luna's disappearance : MOONSET
9. Together: Mus. dir. : ADUE
10. Part of L.C.D. : LEAST
11. "A violet by a ___ stone" : MOSSY
12. United : ONE
13. Gullies : RAVINES
14. Afghan noble : AMIR
15. First space travelers : MICE
17. Shape of a funnel : CONE
18. Ski resort : ASPEN
21. Buntline : NED
23. Baptism, e.g. : RITE
24. Irish poet : YEATS
25. TV heroine et al. : RHODAS
30. Hollywood Dahl : ARLENE
33. Most miffed : SOREST
34. Freshet : SPATE
35. Salient angle : ARRIS
36. September court site : FORESTHILLS
38. Millennia : EONS
39. Duo with Orlando : DAWN
41. Much-traveled mug : THEDAVISCUP
42. Leans : TENDS
43. Kin of Ph.D.'s : EDDS
47. Jeanne of films : CRAIN
49. Colors slightly : TINTS
50. Moslem prayer leader : IMAM
51. Asiatic deer : SAMBAR
53. Fort Knox item : INGOT
56. Kind of code : PENAL
58. ___ Robbia : DELLA
59. Threatening words : ORELSE
60. "What's in ___?" : ANAME
62. Fleecy : LINTY
64. Without ___ in the world : ACARE
66. Rebecca and Mae : WESTS
67. Female rabbits : DOES
69. Sooty; black: Brit. : COLLY
70. Raise a nap : TEASEL
72. Abhor : DETEST
73. Largest of the Kurile Islands : ETORO
74. Composition for nine : NONET
75. Disable : MAIM
77. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
78. Long-run musical : HAIR
80. Placid : SERENE
82. TV's "To Tell ___" : THETRUTH
85. Wandering : NOMADIC
87. Sheath and shift : DRESSES
88. Bravery : VALOR
93. Loblollies : PINES
94. Like Frost's works : POETIC
95. Toiler of 1066 : SERF
97. Swap : TRADE
98. Transmits : SENDS
101. Lavender or lilac : ODOR
102. Famed literary monogram : GBS
103. Was contrite : RUED
104. Preminger : OTTO
106. Mine entrance : ADIT
108. Northern point of Isle of Man : AYRE
109. Court error : FOUL
110. Cypriot's neighbor : TURK
112. Convened : MET
113. Hwy. : RTE
114. Court divider : NET

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