New York Times, Thursday, June 27, 1985

Author: Kathryn Righter
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Erstwhile gas-station giveaways : MAPS
5. "Arrivederci ___" : ROMA
9. Wild duck : SCAUP
14. Gelling agent : AGAR
15. Youngest of the gods : EROS
16. Esthete's attribute : TASTE
17. Noisy revels : CAROUSALS
19. Soviet cooperative : ARTEL
20. Took potluck : ATE
21. Noisy spook : POLTERGEIST
23. Antigone's father : OEDIPUS
25. Symbol of poverty : RAGS
26. Place of squalor : DEN
27. Highlighted : STRESSED
31. Agreement : ACCORD
34. Legal equal : PEER
35. Be nosy : PRY
36. Stud-farm product : FOAL
37. Frenzied : MAD
38. Circuit safeguard : FUSE
39. The works : ALL
40. Disgrace : BLOT
42. Squiffed : STONED
44. Doesn't indulge : REFRAINS
46. Private eye : TEC
47. Province of Sicily : ENNA
48. Advanced study group : SEMINAR
52. Noise from on high : THUNDERCLAP
56. Bowed sash : OBI
57. Lariat eye : HONDA
58. Noisy : CLAMOROUS
60. Green-card holder : ALIEN
61. B.S.A. activity : HIKE
62. Being, in philosophy : ESSE
63. One more than tri : TETRA
64. Made tracks : SPED
65. Antelope's playmate : DEER
1. Portuguese territory : MACAO
2. Marble : AGATE
3. Shaved a Baldwin : PARED
4. Sign of success : SRO
5. Extol loudly : RESOUND
6. Certain exams : ORALS
7. Shed : MOLT
8. Said with conviction : ASSERTED
9. Arrange alternately : STAGGER
10. Pet : CARESS
11. ___ spumante : ASTI
12. Salt Lake City team : UTES
13. Trapper's trophy : PELT
18. Kind of berth : UPPER
22. Less than medium : RARE
24. Object of devotion : IDOL
27. Mudguards of a sort : SPATS
28. Whirled : SPUN
29. Celtic tongue : ERSE
30. Colored, in a way : DYED
31. Way out yonder : AFAR
32. King or Natalie : COLE
33. Young hippo : CALF
37. Big butterflies : MONARCHS
38. Central points : FOCI
40. Colorful kerchief : BANDANA
41. Rock Island or B.&O. : LINE
42. Prepared cherrystones : STEAMED
43. Mehta's rate : TEMPO
45. Melt down : RENDER
48. Satisfy a thirst : SLAKE
49. Vigilante "necktie" : NOOSE
50. Vituperation : ABUSE
51. Ex-sleeper : RISER
52. " . . . a man for a' ___": Burns : THAT
53. Target for Tom Kite : HOLE
54. Standard quantity : UNIT
55. Trim : CLIP
59. Menshevik's foe : RED

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