New York Times, Monday, June 4, 1984

Author:Burns
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Min Word Len: 4, Missing: { F Q X }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
Burns has 36 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Wisdom tooth : MOLAR
6. Dominating power : SWAY
10. Sharp thrusts : JABS
14. Chicago airport : OHARE
15. Southernmost Great Lake : ERIE
16. Stratford's river : AVON
17. Set sights on : AIMAT
18. Second word of many : DADA
19. Worldwide relief org. : CARE
20. Burlesque headliners : TOPBANANAS
22. Cows, to Cowper : KINE
23. Movie "King" : KONG
24. "Father of the H-bomb" : TELLER
26. Treat indulgently : PAMPER
30. Kind of thread : LISLE
32. Environmentalist's sci. : ECOL
33. Homophone for scene : SEEN
35. Adult insect : IMAGO
39. Called loudly : SHOUTED
41. Language textbook : GRAMMAR
43. Periods in office : TERMS
44. Brainstorm : IDEA
46. Leak out : OOZE
47. French pastry : TARTE
49. Showy decoration : TINSEL
51. Not on board ship : ASHORE
54. Tres ___ : BIEN
56. Baba au ___ : RHUM
57. Like some diamonds : PEARSHAPED
63. First word of many : MAMA
64. One opposed : ANTI
65. Overact : EMOTE
66. Leave undone : OMIT
67. Bad day for Caesar : IDES
68. Paperboy's tour : ROUTE
69. Decorate anew : REDO
70. ___ ha-Shanah : ROSH
71. Take part in : ENTER
1. Water-filled trench : MOAT
2. Home of Harding : OHIO
3. Nightingale carried one : LAMP
4. T. E. Lawrence follower : ARAB
5. Shoot over : RETAKE
6. Site of an 1870 French defeat : SEDAN
7. Argue : WRANGLE
8. Tragic Verdi heroine : AIDA
9. Leavens : YEASTS
10. "Missing" star : JACKLEMMON
11. Be of use : AVAIL
12. Carried : BORNE
13. Scornful expression : SNEER
21. Some Scandinavians : NORSE
25. Director Kazan : ELIA
26. Nuisance : PEST
27. Yearn for : ACHE
28. An Alhambra builder : MOOR
29. Salad ingredient : PLUMTOMATO
31. "Picnic" author : INGE
34. Assemble a final film print : EDIT
36. Biblical prophet : AMOS
37. Look with wonder : GAZE
38. City in central U.S.S.R. : OREL
40. "A Life for the ___": Glinka : TSAR
42. Scolds : RATES
45. Lincoln-Douglas confrontations : DEBATES
48. Put in working order : REPAIR
50. Be intrinsic : INHERE
51. Tank forces : ARMOR
52. Disgrace : SHAME
53. August forecast : HUMID
55. South Bend footballers : IRISH
58. Conductor Akira ___ : ENDO
59. Egyptian deity : AMON
60. Show sullenness : POUT
61. Ending for room : ETTE
62. Does, e.g. : DEER

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