New York Times, Monday, June 21, 1982

Author: Charles Engler
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Northern nomads : LAPPS
6. Derr Biggers hero : CHAN
10. Invitation letters : RSVP
14. Hokkaido port : OTARU
15. Capp's ___ the Hyena : LENA
16. Mime : APER
17. Barely beat the clock : GOTUNDERTHEWIRE
20. Freedom of access : OPENDOOR
21. Convent superior : ABBESS
22. "I ___ that I eat!": Shak. : EARN
23. Philippine knives : BOLOS
24. Bonnie ___, legendary Scot : DUNDEE
27. Resplendence : SHEEN
30. Finial : EPI
31. Came to grief : FOUNDERED
35. Mrs. Casey Stengel : EDNA
37. Held fast : CLUNG
38. Brazilian woman of rank : DONA
39. Newman role in "The Hustler" : POOLSHARK
41. Poor ___ (hero sandwich) : BOY
42. Veal and venison : MEATS
43. Constraining force : STRESS
46. Floral purchase : SPRIG
49. Cash, in Como : LIRE
50. Pony ___, in baseball : LEAGUE
52. Zooey's creator : SALINGER
56. Not a moment too soon : INTHENICKOFTIME
58. Hot-weather pest : GNAT
59. Tambour, e.g. : DRUM
60. On the square : LEGIT
61. Unctuous : OILY
62. Glut : SATE
63. Copyreads : EDITS
1. Trademark, for short : LOGO
2. Over : ATOP
3. Meat pie : PATE
4. Barbered a bush : PRUNED
5. Creamy, cold dish : SUNDAE
6. Ex-Met Jones : CLEON
7. German title : HERR
8. "The ___ and the Grasshopper": Aesop : ANT
9. Ryukyu Islands port : NAHA
10. Gaunt : RAWBONED
11. Barker's forte : SPIEL
12. Back cover of a book : VERSO
13. Maneuver in basketball : PRESS
18. Famed illustrator of the Bible : DORE
19. Waned : EBBED
24. "___ as first love, . . . ": Tennyson : DEEP
25. Hair style : UPDO
26. Bilbao boy : NINO
27. Tangy cocktails : SOURS
28. Large piece : HUNK
29. Chang and ___ (Siamese twins) : ENG
31. Downright : FLAT
32. Judge's attire : ROBE
33. Biblical oldster : ENOS
34. Calends, ides, etc. : DAYS
36. Omnipotent : ALMIGHTY
37. Chinese tea : CHA
40. Musical direction : SEGUE
43. Wheat-farm sight : SILO
44. Footle : TRIFLE
45. Like some cars and tuxedos : RENTED
46. Irish county : SLIGO
47. Finnish coin : PENNI
48. Reassessment amount : RATAL
49. Opera by Delibes : LAKME
51. Partner of odds : ENDS
52. Hare's tail : SCUT
53. Oscar-winning film: 1958 : GIGI
54. Throw light : EMIT
55. Soaks : RETS
57. Keogh plan's rel. : IRA

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