TITLE ROLES

New York Times, Sunday, May 2, 1982

Author: William H. Ford
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 72, Avg Word Len: 5.27, Missing: { J Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 573 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 106, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 12, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Put ___ to (stop) : ANEND
6. Dowels : PEGS
10. Wang Lung's wife : OLAN
14. Sweeting or greening : APPLE
19. Powhatan's son-in-law : ROLFE
20. "Lillian Russell" star: 1940 : ALICEFAYE
22. Bounced by the boss : FIRED
23. Jennet Jourdemayne : THELADYSNOTFORBURNING
26. Charged atom : ION
27. Resiliency : TONE
28. Had chits out : OWED
29. Pad sharer : ROOMIE
30. Paths cut by scythes : SWATHS
32. Exporters' concerns : TARIFFS
35. Swindles : CONS
36. Kin of corn pones : HOECAKES
40. Closed chaise : CALASH
42. Quay : WHARF
45. Hideaway : LAIR
46. "Evening out" memento : MENU
47. Mild cigar : CLARO
51. Columbus's birthplace : GENOA
52. Grain : OAT
53. Loud kiss : SMACK
54. Macho type : HEMAN
55. Train or subway : TRANSIT
57. What soaks do : TOPE
59. Gypsum : YESO
61. Aspiration : AIM
62. Needlefish : GAR
63. Antitoxins : SERA
64. Oscar and Felix : ODDCOUPLE
66. White poplar : ABELE
68. In proportion : PRORATA
70. Spicy stews : OLLAS
71. Joe Bonaparte : GOLDENBOY
73. A Fed : TMAN
74. O'er and o'er : OFT
75. Neighbor of Arg. : URU
76. Spanish painter : SERT
77. Come a cropper : FAIL
78. Highlander's purse : SPORRAN
82. Lose one's cool : STEAM
84. Driver's maneuver : UTURN
86. Cumberland ___ : GAP
88. Fit for ducks : RAINY
89. Pioneer in electricity : TESLA
90. Yakutsk's river : LENA
91. G.W., to Braddock : AIDE
92. Dakota tribe : SIOUX
93. Roils : ANGERS
95. Non-biodegradable items : PLASTICS
97. Fiddler on the reef : CRAB
100. Put back : RESTORE
102. Jeremiad : LAMENT
106. City near the Rideau Canal : OTTAWA
108. "Deutschland ___ Alles" : UBER
109. Slay : DOIN
111. Hawaiian ruler : MOI
112. Frankie Addams : THEMEMBEROFTHEWEDDING
117. Wreck completely : TOTAL
118. Skids laterally : SIDESLIPS
119. Freud colleague : ADLER
120. "___ of robins . . . " : ANEST
121. Arthur Garfield ___ : HAYS
122. Eucalypt : YATE
123. Gulf south of Samar : LEYTE
1. Gilmore of the N.B.A. : ARTIS
2. Not at all : NOHOW
3. Gluck heroine : ELENA
4. Grid initials : NFL
5. Willie Loman : DEATHOFASALESMAN
6. English author of 100 novels : PAYN
7. Something ___ (stunning!) : ELSE
8. Schnapps : GIN
9. Small fry's transport : SCOOTER
10. Amount bid : OFFER
11. Ancient city in Phrygia : LAODICEA
12. Port on Firth of Clyde : AYR
13. Tip : NEB
14. ___-Asian : AFRO
15. Game with a 48-card deck : PINOCHLE
16. Boxer Carnera : PRIMO
17. Pravda founder : LENIN
18. Selvages : EDGES
21. Somewhat, in Berlin : ETWAS
24. Potion portion : DOSE
25. ___ Major : URSA
31. Jammed with people : THRONGED
33. Show-off boxer : FANCYDAN
34. Lucked out : FLUKED
37. Cluster : CLOT
38. Auto-club letters : AAA
39. Portsmouth's neighbor : KITTERY
41. Lady Sneerwell, president : SCHOOLFORSCANDAL
42. Kg. or lb. : WGT
43. Part of H.S.H. : HER
44. Collected sayings : ANA
46. ___ de Staël : MME
48. Mexican timber tree : AMAPA
49. What Abe split : RAILS
50. "Don't tread ___" : ONME
53. Dauntless : SPARTAN
56. A Forsyte by marriage : IRENE
58. Pizarro's pelf : ORO
60. Press coup : SCOOP
63. Army gunners' "eyes" : SPOTTERS
64. Earache : OTALGIA
65. Extremist's doctrine : ULTRAISM
66. Main artery, in France : AORTE
67. Doldrums : BLUES
69. "___ my brother's keeper?" : AMI
71. Rush of air : GUST
72. Burned-over woodland : BRULEE
77. Brother, in a friary : FRA
78. Barracuda : SPET
79. Ebro or Mayo : RIO
80. S.A. herb : ANU
81. Greek goddess of night : NYX
83. River and state : ALABAMAS
85. Not durable : UNSTURDY
87. Newspaper items : ADS
91. With vigilance : ALERTLY
94. Metric weight : GRAM
95. Introductions to bks. : PREFS
96. Nastase : ILIE
97. Terra follower : COTTA
98. Title for an Eng. peer : RTHON
99. Tête-___ : ATETE
101. Hautboys : OBOES
103. Poet Dickinson : EMILY
104. Group of nine : NONET
105. Argentine resort : TIGRE
107. Shoe part : WELT
109. H.E.W. was one : DEPT
110. Tan liquor : OWSE
113. Thirty-two qts. : BSH
114. Rocco's "Hurrah!" : EIA
115. Hawk parrot : HIA
116. Ike's initials : DDE

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