GOOD MIXERS

New York Times, Sunday, May 6, 1979

Author: Anthony B. Canning
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 168, Blocks: 93, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 605 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 144, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 10, XRef: 0
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© 1979, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Edmonton's locale : ALBERTA
8. Jury : PEERS
13. Topic in the tropics : HEAT
17. Letter : ESS
20. Keep in office : REELECT
21. Twine : ENLACE
23. Progress : ONGO
24. Mauna ___ : LOA
25. Held, Hale, Gide, Uncle : ANNATHANDREMUS
27. Appreciative : GRATEFUL
29. Nightclubs : BOITES
30. Descendant of Esau : EDOMITE
31. Dilute : WATER
32. Hwy. : RTE
33. Cohan's "Little ___ Kelly" : NELLIE
34. Buttons : PAGE
35. Bet : RISK
39. Vintage cars : REOS
40. Example : MODEL
41. Shame : ABASE
43. Rib : COSTA
44. Furthermore : ANO
45. Seine sight : ILE
46. Overshoe : GALOSH
48. Shrew : TARTAR
49. N.Z. bird that cries "More pork!" : PEHO
51. Showed the way : LED
52. Sidetrack : DIVERT
53. Inlet : ARM
54. West role : LIL
55. Münster men : TEUTONS
57. Minuit, Seton, nobleman, Foster : PETERNESTEPHEN
60. Nostrils : NARES
61. MOMA display : OPART
62. Hiawatha carrier : CANOE
63. Library list : TITLES
65. Distort a report : SLANT
66. Fishwife : SCOLD
68. Nordland native : LAPP
72. Gateway to Finger Lakes : OWEGO
73. Latin bombshell : CHARO
74. Cache : STORE
75. Malign : LIBEL
76. Seaweed eaten in Japan : NORI
77. Like hamsters' tails : SHORT
78. Courage : SPINE
79. Like wasps' nests : PAPERY
80. Up and around : ASTIR
82. Jousting : ATILT
83. Fauntleroy : ERROL
84. Balboa, Porter, lover, Gardner : VASCOLEANDERLE
88. Frank, e.g : DIARIST
91. Shahn or Vereen : BEN
92. Gallic go-ahead : OUI
93. Hermes' herbs : MOLIES
94. Drone : HUM
95. Polynesian cloth : TAPA
96. Say yea : ASSENT
98. Hinge : DEPEND
99. Peruvian plant : OCA
100. Zoot Sims plays it : SAX
101. Comedian Martin : STEVE
102. Not so coarse : FINER
103. "Delphine" author : STAEL
105. Title Nehru held : SHRI
106. Charter : HIRE
107. True grit : SAND
108. Slow up : RETARD
110. Pipe joint : TEE
111. Garner name : NANCE
113. Glossy coatings : ENAMELS
115. Everest porter : SHERPA
118. Peale product : PORTRAIT
121. Webster, Roosevelt, Cousins : DANIELEANORMAN
123. Goat's-hair fabric : ABA
124. Cartoonist Gross : MILT
125. Jot : TITTLE
126. Bernstein : LEONARD
127. Infra ___ (undignified) : DIG
128. Term at sea : ALEE
129. Also-ran : LOSER
130. Battle scene: 1571 : LEPANTO
1. Nejd native : ARAB
2. Poe girl, Irv of baseball, Zola girl : LENORENEE
3. Axis name, Stout name : BENITOOHUNTER
4. Happifies : ELATES
5. Neural network : RETE
6. Exclamations of vexation : TCHS
7. One ___ time : ATA
8. Hawk : PEDDLE
9. Sign up : ENROLL
10. Oleoresin used as incense : ELEMI
11. Chinese fiber plant : RAMIE
12. Hare's tail : SCUT
13. Bunk : HOGWASH
14. Infuriate : ENRAGE
15. Type of type : AGATE
16. Lug : TOTE
17. Nixie or pixie : ELF
18. Trifle : SOU
19. Girl of songdom : SAL
22. Compass point : ESE
26. Requisite : NEEDED
28. Fluff or muff : ERROR
33. At least : NOLESS
34. Costume jewelry : PASTE
36. Carpet fiber : ISTLE
37. Paint-shop offering : STAIN
38. Malden or Marx : KARL
39. Spellbound : RAPT
40. Met baritone : MILNES
41. Red follower : ALERT
42. "___ Free": Adamson : BORN
43. ___ Grande, Brazilian city : CAMPO
46. Male gypsy : GITANO
47. Prevent : AVERT
48. Pollster's study : TREND
50. Earaches : OTALGIAS
52. Take off : DEPART
53. "And thereby hangs ___" : ATALE
56. Mountain: Comb. form : OREO
57. Pivotal : POLAR
58. Berate : SCORE
59. One use for a high roof : HELIPORT
63. Great weight : TON
64. ___ Jima : IWO
65. Snipe's habitat : SHORE
66. Quarry of "reve-nooers" : STILLS
67. Brief story : CONTE
69. Shepherd, Howe, Arthur, general : ABELIASHERMAN
70. Part of r.p.m. : PER
71. Thickness : PLY
73. Goat pepper : CHILI
74. Tapering to a point : SPIRED
75. Pasternak heroine : LARA
77. Robust : STOUT
78. Toast vessel : STEIN
79. First in time : PRIMAL
81. Treat at teatime : SCONE
82. Kurt, Larry or Luther : ADLER
83. Reasoned out : EDUCED
84. "___ la giubba" : VESTI
85. Goose genus : ANSER
86. Improve : AMEND
87. Slangy declination : NOPE
89. Replacement item : SPAREPART
90. Kind of stand : TAXI
91. Soho shindig : BASH
94. Raucous : HOARSE
97. Olympics attraction : EVENT
98. Space off a kitchen : DINETTE
102. Easy : FACILE
103. Isaac Bickerstaff : STEELE
104. More farfetched : TALLER
105. Breastbones : STERNA
107. Escargot : SNAIL
108. Totaled, as a bill : RANTO
109. Gives voice to : EMITS
112. "Aeneid" opener : ARMA
113. Timetable abbr. : EDT
114. Brad or spad : NAIL
115. Old dirk : SNEE
116. Dr. J.'s target : HOOP
117. B. ___ Railroad : ANDO
118. Expand : PAD
119. Sash for Yum-Yum : OBI
120. Joplin offering : RAG
122. Kit and caboodle : ALL

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