New York Times, Monday, May 28, 1984

Author:Harold B. Counts
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 307 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 3, Spans: 3
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© 1984, The New York Times
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1. Give off : EMIT
5. Part of A.F.L. : LABOR
10. Gossip, perhaps : CHAT
14. Languish : FADE
15. Muse of poetry : ERATO
16. Comic-strip tot : LULU
17. With 35 Across, old TV series : THEADVENTURESOF
20. Signet : SEALRING
21. Bazaar : MARKET
22. ___ glance : ATA
23. Long and thin : LANK
24. Hirsute : SHAGGY
28. ___ julep : MINT
29. Bikini part : BRA
32. Spanish priest : PADRE
33. Award-winning movie of 1958 : GIGI
34. Coal or coke : FUEL
35. See 17 Across : OZZIEANDHARRIET
38. Shrewd : KEEN
39. Mackinaw : COAT
40. Tie score on a golf hole : HALVE
41. They loop the Loop : ELS
42. Weirs : DAMS
43. Locking device : COTTER
44. Headland : CAPE
45. Mafia chief : DON
46. Imitation gold : ORMOLU
49. Certain mollusks : PANDORAS
54. Stars of 17 and 35 Across : THENELSONFAMILY
56. Distant: Comb. form : TELE
57. ___ du jour : CARTE
58. Verve : ELAN
59. Trigger's meal : OATS
60. Mink's cousin : OTTER
61. State bird of Hawaii : NENE
1. Newts : EFTS
2. Indian Ocean island : MAHE
3. Brainstorm : IDEA
4. Freshwater duck : TEAL
5. Mirth : LEVITY
6. Cincinnati Gardens : ARENA
7. Thump : BANG
8. Slugger Mel : OTT
9. European country (one of three spellings) : ROUMANIA
10. Salesman : CLERK
11. Corn cover : HUSK
12. Lily plant : ALOE
13. Clump of trees : TUFT
18. Sugar-coated candy : DRAGEE
19. Carry on : RANT
23. Feathery : LIGHT
24. Radius of a wheel : SPOKE
25. TV oldie : HAZEL
26. Cutting tools : ADZES
27. Beam : GRIN
28. King of Phrygia : MIDAS
29. Erected : BUILT
30. Canadian official : REEVE
31. Revise : ALTER
33. Aphorism : GNOME
34. T.C.U. building : FRAT
36. Mexican resort : ACAPULCO
37. Actress Fleming : RHONDA
42. Valley : DALE
43. Discuss : CONFER
44. Pine products : CONES
45. ___ Gabriel Rossetti : DANTE
46. Preminger or Kruger : OTTO
47. Ostrich's cousin : RHEA
48. Soften : MELT
49. Dark red wine : PORT
50. Augury : OMEN
51. Stir up incensement : RILE
52. Comic King : ALAN
53. "Auld Lang ___" : SYNE
55. Used an ottoman : SAT

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