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Charles M. Deber
Charles M. Deber

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New York Times, Sunday, June 17, 1984

Author: Charles M. Deber
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 540 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 116, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 13, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 13
Charles M. Deber has 18 pre-Shortz puzzles and 19 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1984, The New York TimesNo. 12,640
Across Down
1. Taj ___ : MAHAL
6. Near, in poesy : NIGH
10. "Magic Mountain" man : MANN
14. Slayer of Castor : IDAS
18. Easter event : PARADE
19. On a cruise : ASEA
20. "Ill wind" : OBOE
21. Noon, in Nancy : MIDI
22. What a spot! : EXCLAMATIONPOINT
25. Experts : PROS
26. Suspect : DISTRUST
27. Overindulge : GORGE
28. Dig they must : HOERS
29. Over: Prefix : EPI
30. Raft wood : BALSA
31. Famed portrayer of Lincoln : MASSEY
32. Where drivers play? : PARALLELPARK
38. Hostel, in Anatolia : IMARET
40. Old-womanish : ANILE
41. Carrie and Louis : NYES
42. Kind of date : BLIND
43. "Norma ___" : RAE
46. Niche : RECESS
48. Bald bird : EAGLE
51. Voracious insect : FIREANT
53. Holiday spot for soda jerks? : TWOCENTSPLAIN
56. Keys state : FLORIDA
57. Cry of derision : YAH
58. Error : SLIP
60. Part of aspirin : ACETYL
61. "___ and the Detectives": Kästner : EMIL
65. Where dentists sail? : ROOTCANAL
69. Lips in sync : KISS
70. Fort ___, in the Canal Zone : AMADOR
72. Repeat : ECHO
73. Former Portuguese colony : GOA
75. Anti-macassars : DOILIES
77. High anxiety locales? : TENSIONMOUNTS
85. Che, more formally : ERNESTO
86. Let up : EASED
87. "I have ___": M. L. King Jr. : ADREAM
88. Group of RR's : SYS
89. Director Sidney : LUMET
91. Twitches : TICS
94. "A Majority ___": 1961 film : OFONE
95. Certain fighters : PLANES
97. Stop on Cook's tour? : KITCHENRANGE
100. Calm : SERENE
102. Loses fur : SHEDS
104. Egg: Comb. form : OVI
105. Rust, for one : OXIDE
106. "The Wreck of the Mary ___" : DEARE
107. Localized : REGIONAL
113. Crossbar : RUNG
114. Charitable address? : FUNDRAISINGDRIVE
117. Defeat narrowly : EDGE
118. Previously : ONCE
119. Den denizen : LION
120. Issued temporarily : LOANED
121. "___ is more": Browning : LESS
122. Honey bunch : BEES
123. Boundary : SIDE
124. "Oklahoma" aunt : ELLER
1. Skirt length : MAXI
2. Electrical discharges : ARCS
3. "Stop!" from a cop : HALT
4. Hebrew month : ADAR
5. King of Massa : LEMUEL
6. How Dapper Dan dresses : NATTILY
7. " . . . meet it ___ set it down": Hamlet : ISI
8. Prefix with graphic or logic : GEO
9. Home for a jet : HANGAR
10. Othello's kinsmen : MOORS
11. Second First Lady : ABIGAIL
12. Bar follower : NONE
13. Word with drag or hair : NET
14. Obtrude : IMPOSE
15. Location of last resort? : DIRESTRAITS
16. Cherish : ADORE
17. Spacek : SISSY
18. Foot: Comb. form : PED
23. Quaker in a grove : ASPEN
24. Jackson protégé : POLK
28. Where the Rolling Stones landed? : HARDROCK
30. Type of reader : BASAL
31. Luzon port : MANILA
32. Role : PART
33. Freshly : ANEW
34. "Little Caesar" : RICO
35. Actor Guinness : ALEC
36. ___-majesté : LESE
37. Chick's expression : PEEP
39. Put out of humor : MIFF
42. West African republic : BENIN
44. Hardy and Rooney : ANDYS
45. And others: Abbr. : ETAL
47. Curved plank : SNY
49. D'Artagnan and friends : GASCONS
50. Actress Kedrova : LILA
52. " . . . ___ saw Elba" : EREI
54. Ralph Rackstraw, e.g. : TAR
55. Crispin's product : SHOE
59. Pedro's payment : PAGO
61. Georgia university : EMORY
62. Good place to unwind? : MAINSPRINGS
63. Loaf : IDLE
64. A way, for Superman? : LOISLANE
66. Eight of a kind : OCTET
67. Companion of Artemis : THEA
68. ___ Nol of Cambodia : LON
70. Fruit drinks : ADES
71. Fix the piano : RETUNE
74. "I ___ Camera" : AMA
76. About : SOME
78. Paving stones : SETTS
79. Pertaining to units of living matter : IDIC
80. Scent : ODOR
81. Turkish city : URFA
82. An 1898 discovery : NEON
83. Zest : TANG
84. Hook's first mate : SMEE
90. Soul : ESSENCE
92. Rockette, for one : CHORINE
93. Dicer's natural : SEVEN
96. Shelves : LEDGES
97. Actress in "The King and I" : KERR
98. Paragons : IDEALS
99. Carp : NIGGLE
100. French historian: 1842–1906 : SOREL
101. Give off : EXUDE
103. Pluto, to Plato : HADES
106. Sand pile : DUNE
108. Lion : IDOL
109. Buccal : ORAL
110. Broadway hit of 1982 : NINE
111. Assert : AVER
112. Guided : LED
114. Little pocket : FOB
115. A crowd, to Tiberius : III
116. Turf : SOD

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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