New York Times, Thursday, May 8, 1980

Author: Hoy
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { F K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
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1. Small error : SLIP
5. "___ Man a Future?": B. Russell : HAS
8. Court-martial : TRIAL
13. Colonizer De La ___ : WARR
14. Discourteous : RUDE
15. Plant of the agave family : YUCCA
16. Relative of the above : ALOE
17. Beyond senescence : AGED
18. Like some hot potatoes : RICED
19. British warehouse or van : PANTECHNICON
22. Imbroglio : MELEE
23. Thrash : TAN
24. Singer Davis : MAC
27. Devices for removing cherry pits : STONERS
29. Top off the cake : ICE
30. Proposed 27th Amendment : ERA
31. Himalayan carnivore : PANDA
32. Tittle : JOT
33. Greek letters : PSIS
34. Sled used by Swiss : LUGE
35. Native of Muscat : OMANI
37. Floral symbol of England : ROSE
38. Maddened : IRED
39. Succeeded : WON
40. Disney dwarf : DOPEY
41. Mongrel : CUR
42. African antelope : GNU
43. Waiters, French style : GARCONS
45. Curve : ESS
46. Author Deighton : LEN
47. William ___ Gladstone : EWART
48. Traveling bags : PORTMANTEAUS
52. Parrot : MACAW
55. What a Mexican whistles : AIRE
56. Both: Prefix : AMBI
57. Truth, in folklore : ADAGE
58. ___'Orléans : ILED
59. Layer : TIER
60. Christened : NAMED
61. Foster's "Old Uncle ___" : NED
62. Listening devices : EARS
1. Barter : SWAP
2. Tra followers : LALA
3. Hardware merchants, in Hampshire : IRONMONGERS
4. Made believe : PRETENDED
5. Howard or Langston : HUGHES
6. Capital of South Yemen : ADEN
7. Alien and ___ Acts : SEDITION
8. Former county in Northern Ireland : TYRONE
9. Destroy : RUIN
10. RR regulator : ICC
11. Tennis coup : ACE
12. Stripling : LAD
14. Type of snake : RACER
20. Home of Zeno's philosophy : ELEA
21. Potted plants : CACTI
24. Christie's "Murder in ___" : MESOPOTAMIA
25. Ascended : ARISEN
26. Stengel and Jones : CASEYS
27. Joint : SPLICE
28. Zodiac sign : TAURUS
32. Author Struther : JAN
33. Beget : PROCREATE
35. Possessor : OWNER
36. Fuji is one : MOUNTAIN
40. Expression of annoyance : DRAT
42. Shone : GLOWED
43. Harnessed : GEARED
44. Bearded like the oat : AWNED
48. Knight's attendant : PAGE
49. Eight furlongs : MILE
50. "Deutschland ___ alles" : UBER
51. Olivier, Gielgud et al. : SIRS
52. Homo sapiens : MAN
53. Nabokov work : ADA
54. Moving piece of machinery : CAM

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