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New York Times, Sunday, May 25, 1975

Author: Elizabeth Yaro
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 82, Avg Word Len: 5.20, Missing: { J Q X Z }
Open Squares: 100, Cheaters: 16, FITB: 17, XRef: 2
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© 1975, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Man at the helm : PILOT
5. Holdup-man's need : PISTOL
10. Like a pinto : PIBALD
15. Town in Spain : OCANA
16. Bête ___ : NOIRE
17. Relating to love : AMATORY
19. Old U. S. saying, with 88 Down : ASAMERICANAS
21. Marco Polo, for one : VENETIAN
23. Fiber plant : PITA
24. Area under a fire grate : ASHPIT
25. Thirty, in Paris : TRENTE
27. Certain athlete : PRO
28. Architect I. M. : PEI
29. Baltic people : ESTHS
30. Crafts' partner : ARTS
31. Gyrates : SPINS
32. Synthetic fabric : ARNEL
34. Sigh, in England : SIFE
36. Laugh, in Rome : RISO
37. Pastor's home : MANSE
38. ___ hand (helps) : LENDSA
40. Part of TNT : TOLUENE
42. Secret group : TONG
43. Hereditary ruler : DYNAST
45. Niagara Falls feature : RAPIDS
46. Holy Land sight : DEADSEA
49. Old zithers : ASORS
51. Compass reading : NNE
52. Certain fruit stones : PRUNEPITS
53. Notices : SEES
56. Words of unreadiness : NOTYET
58. Do ushering : SEAT
59. Army units: Abbr. : RGTS
60. Navy V.I.P. : ADM
61. Unattainable dream : PIINTHESKY
63. Cheer : OLE
64. Arsène of crime tales : LUPIN
66. Teen problem : ACNE
67. Embodiment : EPITOME
69. Sweetsop : ATES
70. Quilter's catchall : SCRAPBAG
72. Hindu cymbals : TAL
73. Kind of seal : EARED
75. Ageless : ETERNAL
76. "Iliad" king : PRIAM
78. Observers : NOTERS
81. Spanish ladies: Abbr. : SRAS
82. Blew out a fuse : SHORTED
84. Candy, etc. : SWEETS
86. Sedans : AUTOS
88. "Ship ___!" : AHOY
89. Son of Seth : ENOS
91. Certain crime : ARSON
92. Cabbage dish : SLAW
93. Bridge : SPAN
94. Porticoes : STOAS
96. ___ the line : TOE
97. Former British P.M. : PITT
98. ___ up (livened) : PEPPED
100. Of rhythmical beat : ICTIC
101. Zane Grey's was purple : SAGE
102. Believable : CREDIBLE
104. One voicing contempt : EPITHETCALLER
107. ___ in (get prompting) : ARECUED
108. Longhorn : STEER
109. Arab headcords : AGALS
110. Shrimp dish : SCAMPI
111. Genghis et al. : KHANS
112. Dopes : SAPS
1. Arsenal in N.J. : PICATINNY
2. Tibetan priest : LAMA
3. All for ___ : ONE
4. "___ Bulba" : TARAS
5. Do a clutch batting job : PINCHHIT
6. Washing is what ___ : SOAPISFOR
7. Hue : TINT
8. ___ pro nobis : ORA
9. "___ we forget" : LEST
10. Allspice : PIMENTO
11. Practices a diet : BANTS
12. To ___ (exactly) : ATEE
13. Fate : LOT
14. Plumbing problem : DRIPPINGSPIGOT
15. Abounding in willows : OSIERED
17. Unwilling : AVERSE
18. Tall tales : YARNS
19. Horrify : APPAL
20. Adherents: Suffix : ISTS
22. Win by a ___ : NOSE
26. Actor Claude : RAINS
29. Lanchester et al. : ELSAS
31. Floor-smoothing machine : SANDER
33. Millay and Ferber : EDNAS
35. Small kite : ELANET
36. Counsel, old style : REDE
37. Woeful sound : MOAN
39. " . . . unto us ___ is given" : ASON
41. Unsettled : UPINTHEAIR
42. German: Abbr. : TEUT
44. Of the warm regions : TROPICAL
46. Carter : DRAYMAN
47. Intend, in Scotland : ETTLE
48. Stupid ones : ASSES
50. "The ___" (Oscar film) : STING
52. Tea type : PEKOE
53. Mud volcano : SALSE
54. Inference : EDUCT
55. New Yorkers : EMPIRESTATERS
57. Chemical suffix : YNE
58. Fast plane : SST
62. Remove hair : EPILATE
65. Kind of escape : NARROW
66. Arab garments : ABAS
68. Greek god : EROS
69. "Doe, ___, a female . . . " : ADEER
71. Nucleic acids: Abbr. : PNAS
72. "Iliad" locale : TROY
74. Something, in Berlin : ETWAS
76. Call : PHONE
77. Mankind: Ger. : MENSCHEN
79. Conks out again : RESTALLS
80. Curly, Larry and Moe : STOOGES
82. Formed : SHAPED
83. People writing the letter "i" : DOTTERS
85. Villainous look : SNEER
86. Salad gelatin : ASPIC
87. Extreme : ULTRA
88. See 19 Across : APPLEPI
90. "Honi ___ qui . . . " : SOIT
93. Fatty secretion : SEBUM
95. Old brocades : ACCAS
98. Type size : PICA
99. Office unit : DESK
100. Virginia willow : ITEA
101. Happy or stick : SLAP
103. Month: Abbr. : DEC
105. Essence : PITH
106. Turkish title : AGA

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