LONG RUNS

New York Times, Sunday, June 1, 1980

Author: Threba Johnson
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 76, Avg Word Len: 5.21, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 555 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 119, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
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© 1980, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Religious executive : ABBESS
7. Small handbill : FLIER
12. Diminished : ABATED
18. Kind of sheet or press : COOKIE
19. Immediately : PRESTO
20. Amplifiers of electromagnetic waves : LASERS
21. Semior citizens : ELDERS
22. Shames : ABASHES
24. Shining : LUCENT
25. Utter : SAY
26. N.A. Indians : UTES
28. Culprits, in Calabria : REI
29. Region, to René : CLIMAT
31. Fast long-run carrier : SUPERSONICTRANSPORT
37. Living quarters: Abbr. : APTS
39. Ingredient of pepper pot : TRIPE
40. Cockle : OAST
41. Chinese pagoda : TAA
42. One of the Yugoslavs : CROAT
44. Public : OVERT
46. Bullfinch specialty : MYTH
47. Long run on Broadway : HAIR
48. Army missile : ROC
49. More competent : ABLER
51. Bulgarian weight : OKE
53. Bone marrow : MEDULLA
55. An Amerind : ESKIMO
57. Assyrian war god : ASUR
59. "Spirit of '76" musician : FIFER
60. Vertexes : APICES
61. Humane soc. : ASPCA
62. Verve : ELAN
63. Montemezzi's "L'Amore dei ___ Re" : TRE
66. Littler or Wilder : GENE
67. Kitchen meas. : TBS
69. Famed physicist: 1787–1854 : OHM
70. Moon buggy : LEM
71. Ark passenger : SHEM
72. Part of a joule : ERG
73. Ancient mariner : NOAH
74. Perfect paradigm : IDEAL
76. Hinder : IMPEDE
78. Feel : SENSE
79. Desolate : LORN
80. Seculars : LAYMEN
81. Highly agreeable : WELCOME
84. Compass pt. : SSW
85. Squirrels' nests : DRAYS
88. Brit. lexicon : OED
89. Mine, in Marseille : AMOI
90. Father in Arabia : ABOU
92. Nostrils : NARES
94. Froth : SPUME
96. Contraction : TIC
97. Hogarth subject : RAKE
98. Nudniks : PESTS
100. Sputnik's bpl. : USSR
101. Long run in the North : TRANSALASKAPIPELINE
107. With great tension : TAUTLY
108. A follower : ONE
109. Press : IRON
110. Unpopular bill : TWO
113. "___ of Sundays": Updike : AMONTH
115. Radar device : SCANNER
118. Worse : POORER
120. Horn: Comb. form : CERATO
121. Would-be frat member : PLEDGE
122. Ultimate conclusion : ENDALL
123. King of Morocco : HASSAN
124. Dogie catcher : LASSO
125. With profundity : DEEPLY
1. A good pair : ACES
2. Gaucho's weapon : BOLA
3. Bad place for a long run : BODYSTOCKING
4. Augment, with "out" : EKE
5. Pancake topper : SIRUP
6. Part of a sonnet : SESTET
7. D.C. bank group : FRB
8. Cub : LEARNER
9. Japanese immigrant : ISSEI
10. Moral principle : ETHIC
11. Coral of a lobster : ROE
12. Long run on TV : ALLINTHEFAMILY
13. Authors L. Frank and Vicki : BAUMS
14. Tin Pan Alley acronym : ASCAP
15. Like the W.C.T.U. : TEETOTAL
16. Piscivorous bird : ERN
17. Summer time in N.Y.C. : DST
19. Unresisting : PASSIVE
23. Tern : SCRAY
27. Actor Flynn : ERROL
30. Hardest part of a long run : LASTMILE
32. Dos Passos trilogy : USA
33. Teatro San Carlo offerings : OPERAS
34. "Mean ___," 1929 song : TOME
35. Marsh hen : RAIL
36. St. Patrick's headquarters : TARA
37. Land area : ACREAGE
38. Thrive : PROSPER
43. Subdue : TAME
45. Result of many a long run : TOUCHDOWN
47. Ben-___ : HUR
50. Long run in April : BOSTONMARATHON
52. Role for Hoffman or Streep : KRAMER
54. Unter ___ Linden : DEN
56. Sherbet : ICE
58. What the victor gets : SPOILS
59. Hew a yew : FELL
61. Court celebrity : ASHE
63. Christie's record-breaking long run : THEMOUSETRAP
64. Ransoms : REDEEMS
65. Redactor : EMENDER
68. In which a long run leads to home : BASEBALL
71. Snoop : SPY
73. Avant-gardist : NEO
75. Gromyko or Vishinsky : ANDREI
77. Cumulus : MASS
78. School subj. : SCI
81. Unit of power : WATT
82. Moslem noble : EMIR
83. Card-file devices : LOCATORS
84. Brings to court : SUES
86. Breathe : RESPIRE
87. Tanglefoot : ASTER
91. Approves : OKAYS
93. Adds : APPENDS
95. Jeu de mots : PUN
99. Like Jay Peak : SLOPED
102. Pushers in Hyde Park : NANAS
103. Sermon of Buddha : SUTTA
104. Eucalyptus eater : KOALA
105. Queen ___ lace : ANNES
106. Hole-___ : INONE
111. Efficiently : WELL
112. End of a Parisian's long run : ORLY
113. Sigh in Stuttgart : ACH
114. ___ culpa : MEA
116. An N.C.O. : CPL
117. Self : EGO
119. Genethliacon, e.g. : ODE

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