New York Times, Thursday, June 6, 1985

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { F J V X Z }, Scrabble score: 263 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 6, XRef: 2, Spans: 1
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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Atlas pages : MAPS
5. Gideon Fell's creator : CARR
9. Riposte : QUIP
13. Sector : AREA
14. ___ a time : ONEAT
16. Golden-rule word : UNTO
17. Mag. readership : CIRC
18. Tropical vine : LIANA
19. One of the Baalim : IDOL
20. Memorable composer-bandsman from D.C. : DUKEELLINGTON
23. Tip-off : CLUE
24. Deadlock : TIE
25. Roads scholars : HOBOES
28. "Serpico" author : MAAS
30. Lingerie item : BRA
33. At right angles, asea : ABEAM
34. Henry VIII's last wife : PARR
35. Bridal-shower gift : IRON
36. "In a ___," song by 20 Across : SENTIMENTALMOOD
39. Unimproved : ASIS
40. Finest : ONLY
41. Sound off, in a way : OPINE
42. Hamilton's bill : TEN
43. Runtish : PUNY
44. White poplars : ABELES
45. Subject of an ode : URN
46. Catface : SCAR
47. Theme for 20 Across : TAKETHEATRAIN
53. State in the Corn Belt : IOWA
54. Give ___ (harken) : EARTO
55. Aqueduct pest : TOUT
57. Ever so long : AGES
58. Laundromat fixture : DRIER
59. Sette follower : OTTO
60. Complication : NODE
61. Tight and split athletes : ENDS
62. Coarse file : RASP
1. Singer Davis : MAC
2. Droughty : ARID
3. Where to spend soles : PERU
4. Men's wear : SACKCOATS
5. Garden brightener : COLEUS
6. Old-womanish : ANILE
7. Not illusory : REAL
8. Rajput princess : RANI
9. Positively : QUITE
10. Bring to naught : UNDO
11. Pour ___ (intensify) : ITON
12. Part of N.Y.P.D. : POL
15. Trumpet blast : TANTARA
21. Varnish ingredient : ELEMI
22. Dogfaces : GIS
25. Assaults : HASAT
26. Falstaffian : OBESE
27. Where Porto-Novo is : BENIN
28. Brave and resolute : MANLY
29. Chichi : ARTY
30. Cook on a grill : BROIL
31. ___ Arledge, TV bigwig : ROONE
32. Incan turf : ANDES
34. ___ State's Nittany Lions : PENN
35. Title for Caesar : IMPERATOR
37. Affixed, as a picture : MOUNTED
38. Having rounded projections : LOBAR
43. Surpassing: Prefix : PRE
44. Dramatis personae : ACTORS
45. Fiat's kin : UKASE
46. Glutted : SATED
47. Takeout words : TOGO
48. Bedazzled : AWED
49. Make tracks : HARE
50. TV's Moran : ERIN
51. Smidgen : IOTA
52. Bonkers : NUTS
53. Ending with guard : IAN
56. Outdo : TOP

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