New York Times, Saturday, June 26, 1982

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J X Z }, Scrabble score: 306 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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Across Down
1. Man of Belgrade : SERB
5. Kind of seal : THONG
10. "From Here to Eternity" hero : PREW
14. Liang : TAEL
15. Harder to find : RARER
16. Torus feature : HOLE
17. Almost inaudible : ASQUIETASAMOUSE
20. Like Tannenbaum : BEDECKED
21. Caught : NETTED
22. Author Whitten : LES
23. "Night ___ Night," book by P. Wylie : UNTO
24. Decorous : PRIM
26. "___ . . . a political animal": Aristotle : MANIS
28. Genetic substance : RNA
31. Nemo, to Nero : NOONE
32. ___ dixit : IPSE
33. Whitecap feature : FOAM
34. Harmless : ASGENTLEASALAMB
37. Flans : PIES
38. Minnesota's St. ___ College Choir : OLAF
39. He swore by the moon : ROMEO
40. A.B.A. member : ATT
41. Up : AWAKE
42. Bryophyte : MOSS
43. Arthritic : ACHY
44. Former Mideast initials : UAR
45. Gershwin-Caesar hit of 1919 : SWANEE
48. Diamond was one : GANGSTER
53. Quite dotty : MADASAMARCHHARE
55. Hoffer or Ambler : ERIC
56. Hellion : DEVIL
57. Steinbeck character : OKIE
58. Left : WENT
59. Garbo, e.g. : SWEDE
60. Erstwhile Slav of E. Germany : WEND
1. Brief try : STAB
2. Comfort : EASE
3. Like some coll. courses : REQD
4. N.H.L. rink features : BLUELINES
5. Arduous journeys : TREKS
6. What dislike may ripen into : HATE
7. Mouthward : ORAD
8. Town in Norway : NES
9. Knots that are not so hot : GRANNIES
10. Snap : PHOTO
11. Complete defeat : ROUT
12. Or ___ : ELSE
13. Growth in lots of lots : WEED
18. Former makers of house calls : ICEMEN
19. Koosman and Seaver, once : METS
23. "___ at Any Speed": Nader : UNSAFE
24. Fix : POSIT
25. Thesaurus man : ROGET
26. She wrote "The King's Henchman" : MILLAY
27. In vertical position at sea : APEAK
28. Vagabondizes : ROAMS
29. Dubs : NAMES
30. Early reading desk : AMBO
31. California valley : NAPA
33. Cabaret feature : FLOORSHOW
35. Blonds : TOWHEADS
36. Portadown's county : ARMAGH
41. Experts : ACES
43. Put on ___ (feign) : ANACT
44. Vanya, e.g. : UNCLE
45. Merganser : SMEW
46. Article on sale : WARE
47. Tennis term : ADIN
48. Yielded : GAVE
49. Like the Sahel : ARID
50. Seize : TAKE
51. Land of poteen : ERIN
52. Donna or Rex : REED
54. Hiding place : MEW

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