New York Times, Saturday, June 16, 1984

Author:Peter Swift
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 304 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 5
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Across Down
1. Stir : CLINK
6. ___ dixit : IPSE
10. Randy : LEWD
14. Asian capital : HANOI
15. Burmese folklore spirits : NATS
16. Yours, in Tours : ATOI
17. Tocsin : ALERT
18. U.S. composer: 1874–1954 : IVES
19. ___ tail (flee) : TURN
20. W.H. Auden book of poems : FORTHETIMEBEING
23. Native of Tallinn : ESTH
24. Diamond ___ : LIL
25. Plague : NAG
26. Very, in music : ASSAI
28. Pyramid builder : CHEOPS
32. Sail briskly : SPANK
35. Drop : LOSE
37. Buccal : ORAL
38. Like the Rockettes : LEGGY
39. Ref. book : ENC
40. Moore or Bumbry : GRACE
41. Dies ___ : IRAE
42. What anosmic people don't sense : ODOR
43. Humphrey's successor : AGNEW
44. Model : MIRROR
46. Illusory : FALSE
48. Mary Todd's man : ABE
49. New Deal initials : WPA
50. "Othello" opener : ACTI
54. S. Maugham novel : THEBISHOPSAPRON
59. Metrical foot : IAMB
60. Lexicon : TOME
61. Singapore ___ (cocktail) : SLING
62. Salinger character : ESME
63. Watcher : EYER
64. Jai alai basket : CESTA
65. Light carriage, to Holmes : SHAY
66. ___ égal : SANS
67. Photogs' solutions : HYPOS
1. Abrade : CHAFE
2. Sugarcane shoots : LALOS
3. Torpid : INERT
4. Jane Austen novel : NORTHANGERABBEY
5. Kin's partner : KITH
6. O.K.'d in writing : INITIALED
7. Pearl Buck novel : PAVILIONOFWOMEN
8. Contain : STEM
9. Pith : ESSENCE
10. J. Marquand novel, with "The" : LATEGEORGEAPLEY
11. Glasses case : ETUI
12. Shabby : WORN
13. Talk or urge repetitiously : DING
21. Urban railways : ELS
22. Faugh! : BAH
27. Hit a ball high : SKY
29. Port west of Algiers : ORAN
30. N.Y. university : PACE
31. Raft : SLEW
32. Actor Pickens : SLIM
33. Elflike being : PERI
34. Gelling agent : AGAR
36. Prizefighters : SCRAPPERS
40. Bombast : GAS
42. Electra's brother : ORESTES
45. Saku garment : OBI
47. Argentina's ___ Conchas : LAS
51. Curly : CRISP
52. An Apache : TONTO
53. Tropical trees : INGAS
54. Draws : TIES
55. ___ over (discuss) : HASH
56. Another Austen novel : EMMA
57. Georgetown U. athlete : HOYA
58. He wrote "The Nazarene" : ASCH

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