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Judith C. Dalton
Judith C. Dalton

ALL'S SWELL

New York Times, Sunday, June 14, 1981

Author: Judith C. Dalton
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 94, Avg Word Len: 5.12, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 639 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 143, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 19
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© 1981, The New York TimesNo. 11,541
Across Down
1. Fleet : ARMADA
7. Actress Dickinson : ANGIE
12. Moslem decree : IRADE
17. Hunk : SLAB
21. Sung by a group : CHORAL
22. Street show : RAREE
23. Gets wan : PALES
24. Communication prefix : TELE
25. Creative origin : CENTRALSPARK
27. Copperfield, perhaps : SCAMPDAVID
29. Asian holiday : TET
30. G.I. groups : TROOPS
31. Actress Verdon : GWEN
32. Bluish crystalline mineral : IOLITE
33. Zodiac twins : GEMINI
34. Way up or down : STAIR
36. Upstate N.Y. school : RPI
37. Like a rainbow : ARCED
40. Imitative : ECHOIC
42. ___ court : FRIENDAT
47. Silver salmon : COHO
48. Baseball commissioner, e.g. : SPORTAUTHORITY
52. Brit. sea backup : RNR
53. Winglike : ALAR
54. Cost : TAB
55. Term papers: Abbr. : RPTS
56. Decorate again : REDO
57. Wee one : TYKE
58. Zeke's expletive : DANG
59. Oils : GREASES
61. Mom's apple ___ : PIE
62. Humble : LOWLY
63. Theologian William Ralph : INGE
64. Prince Valiant's son : ARN
65. Trampled : TROD
66. Winos : LUSHES
67. Summer drink : ADE
68. Pioneer's problem : WAGONSTRAIN
73. Italian lawn game : BOCCI
74. Prayer : ORISON
76. Terrier type : CAIRN
77. Pointillist Georges : SEURAT
78. Burglar, for one : FELON
79. Wise French warden : SAVANTGARDE
81. Sixth-sense letters : ESP
84. Egg or Island : EASTER
86. Playbill heading : ACTI
87. Old Sol : SUN
88. Italian wine region : ASTI
89. Hornswoggles : DUPES
90. ___-relief : BAS
91. Marmoset : TAMARIN
95. Ballet lake : SWAN
96. Edomites' leader : IRAM
97. The Tentmaker : OMAR
99. Beget : SIRE
100. Chemical suffix : ENE
101. Hue : TINT
102. Tic follower : TAC
103. Starched camisole : STIFFUPPERSLIP
106. Within: Comb. form : ENDO
107. Item hinged to a gate : HEELPOST
109. Himalayan language : NEPALI
110. Clothe : DRESS
111. Former power agcy. : AEC
112. Follows orders : OBEYS
113. Twist, as a wrist : SPRAIN
117. Haughty : LORDLY
120. An alum : GRAD
121. Those apart : OTHERS
122. Here, in Paris : ICI
125. Little stem : SMALLSTALK
127. Thomas Paine : SAGEOFREASON
130. It's on the watch : TIME
131. From head ___ : TOTOE
132. Embellish : ADORN
133. Have more warriors : OUTMAN
134. Rigel, e.g. : STAR
135. Use up : SPEND
136. Equanimity : POISE
137. Usurps : WRESTS
1. Bank rec. : ACCT
2. Korea's Syngman : RHEE
3. Blanc or Cervin : MONT
4. Skill : ART
5. Moved like a chickadee : DARTED
6. Frighten : ALARM
7. Fire crime : ARSON
8. More shaggy, as a rug : NAPPIER
9. Pâté de foie ___ : GRAS
10. Comparative ending : IER
11. Small shriek : EEK
12. Wolsey's birthplace : IPSWICH
13. Snake or crab : RACER
14. Astronaut Bean : ALAN
15. Rep. antithesis : DEM
16. ___ Santo (E. Brazilian state) : ESPIRITO
17. Dzhugashvili : STALIN
18. V.P. Morton : LEVI
19. Settled : ALIT
20. Eliot's Adam : BEDE
26. Law, in Nice : LOI
28. Disney dwarf : DOPEY
31. Canters, e.g. : GAITS
33. Gobel or Gershwin : GEORGE
34. Do sculpting : SHAPE
35. Track tipsters : TOUTS
37. Maine National Park : ACADIA
38. Legendary French hero : ROLAND
39. Movement : CHANGEOFSPACE
41. Middle pts. : CTRS
42. Set loose : FREED
43. Shed : RID
44. Thirsty albino hog : DRYWHITESWINE
45. Foot joint : ANKLE
46. Three-spot cards : TREYS
48. Silver cur. : STG
49. Virtue model : PARAGON
50. Merle of movies : OBERON
51. Diana's beloved : ORION
57. Puccini role : TOSCA
60. Raggedy doll : ANN
61. Lithograph, e.g. : PRINT
62. Filthy wealth : LUCRE
65. Mountain lake : TARN
66. Clamorous : LOUD
68. Feminine ___ : WILES
69. Hebrew zither : ASOR
70. Flees, as a feline : SCATS
71. Rikki-tikki-___ : TAVI
72. Inlet : RIA
73. Architect of St. Peter's : BERNINI
75. O.T. juniper : RETEM
77. Saltwater food fish : SAUREL
79. Neck cloth : SCARF
80. Juliette Low's org. : GSA
82. Podia : STANDS
83. Piebald horses : PINTOS
84. Chanteuse Piaf : EDITH
85. Invisible vapors : AURAE
86. Toward the back of the ship : ABAFT
88. Toward the back of the ship : ASTERN
91. Like a canoe : TIPPY
92. Regions : AREAS
93. European blackbird : MERL
94. Cluster of fibers : NEP
97. Invertebrates' sense organs : OTOCYSTS
98. Negative prefix : MIS
99. Cruiser's asset : SPEED
103. Weather period : SPELL
104. Not yet in the oven : UNBAKED
105. Monials : SISTERS
108. Chef, at times : LADLER
110. French speaker : DISEUR
112. Acrylic fiber : ORLON
114. Patronize Ma Bell : PHONE
115. Bowl whistler : REF
116. Toxophilite's item : ARROW
117. Utah Beach craft : LSTS
118. Leave out : OMIT
119. Siamese king : RAMA
120. Arena take : GATE
121. U.S. satellite : OGOI
122. Beliefs : ISMS
123. Chesterfield, for one : COAT
124. Serais : INNS
126. Choicest part : TOP
127. Nitwit : SAP
128. Fuss and feathers : ADO
129. Spenserian hag : ATE

Answer summary: 15 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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