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New York Times, Sunday, July 15, 1984

Author: Peter Swift
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 76, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 562 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 109, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Ill-gotten money : PELF
5. Central point : NODE
9. Ungentlemanly chaps : CADS
13. Where King Hussein works : AMMAN
18. Cantata solos : ARIAS
20. First shepherd : ABEL
21. Asian sea : ARAL
22. Because of : DUETO
23. Mime in search of a shade tree? : MARCARCEAU
25. Actress lacking applause? : JUDITERSON
27. Branch of sculpture : STATUARY
28. Put up with : STOMACH
30. Apogee : ACME
31. Palm Beach-to-Boston dir. : NNE
32. Stringed instruments : VIOLS
33. Outbacker with big ears : KOALA
35. Where St. Paul was shipwrecked : MALTA
38. Book, in Berck : LIVRE
39. Colony founder : PENN
40. W.W. II beach assault vehicle : LST
43. "No ___!" : SIREE
44. Afflictions : SORES
45. Tequila cocktail : MARGARITA
47. Wrong : INCORRECT
49. Clowder members : CATS
50. Roman Aphrodite : VENUS
51. Cell constituent, for short : RNA
52. Violinist coinless in a phone booth? : YEHUNUHIN
55. City on the Aire : LEEDS
56. Countless ages : EON
57. Uses an abacus : ADDS
58. Shavian professor's pupil : ELIZA
59. Cattle genus : BOS
60. "___ Among the Nightingales" : SWEENEY
62. Small arch : HANCE
63. Court feat : LOVESET
67. Manhood, to Marius : VIR
68. Abraham's wife : SARAH
69. Capp's ___ the Hyena : LENA
70. Stout : ALE
71. More subdued : TAMER
74. Admiral longing for a pet sea bird? : CHESIMITZ
76. Ancient Roman spirit : LAR
77. Conservationist Cleveland : AMORY
78. "Abbey ___," Beatles album : ROAD
79. Firm attachments : ADHESIONS
82. Rhythm instrument : CASTANETS
84. "The ___ of Lammermoor" : BRIDE
86. Diminish slowly : ERODE
87. Outcries : OHS
88. Collars : NABS
89. Like a neglected garden : WEEDY
90. Famous British family : EDENS
91. Flat-topped hill : BUTTE
93. Horace and Thomas : MANNS
94. Stein novel : IDA
95. Bridge : SPAN
97. Spanish mayor : ALCALDE
99. Novice : INITIATE
104. Mystery writer without clues? : MICPILLANE
106. Novelist not dealt winning cards? : WALLTEGNER
108. Glacial ridge : ESKER
109. " . . . flies on summer ___": Keats : EVES
110. Talented : ABLE
111. Submarine apparatus : SONAR
112. Didn't exist : WASNT
113. Computer input : DATA
114. Shoemaker's block : LAST
115. Korean kin of G.I.'s : ROKS
1. Knaves of clubs, in loo : PAMS
2. First-year-Latin word : ERAT
3. Como coin : LIRA
4. Reality : FACT
5. Button material : NACRE
6. Mind : OBEY
7. Juno, to Caligula : DEA
8. Baffling : ELUSIVE
9. Wheedle : CAJOLE
10. Calla lilies : ARUMS
11. Arp's cult : DADA
12. Raincoats : SLICKERS
13. He wrote "The Sultan of Sulu" : ADE
14. Orozco creation : MURAL
15. Hallucinogen : MESCALINE
16. Jot : ATOM
17. "Therefore I'll ___ of it": Shak. : NONE
19. Stroll : SAUNTER
24. Indian prince : RANA
26. Whiplash : THONG
29. Rocky pinnacles : TORS
32. Objets d'art : VIRTU
34. Ballerina in need of a rest? : ANAVLOVA
35. Fishing bait : MINNOW
36. Esoteric : ARCANE
37. Carroll or Carrillo : LEO
38. Tay and Awe : LOCHS
39. City on the Ganges : PATNA
41. Scantling : STUD
42. Soviet wire service : TASS
43. Fathers : SIRES
44. Unkempt : SEEDY
45. Shade of yellow : MAIZE
46. A.F.B. in Texas : REESE
48. He painted "Toilers of the Sea" : RYDER
49. Showy : CHICHI
53. Approximated : NEARED
54. Forelimb bones : ULNAS
57. Singer waiting for the restaurant check? : ANIRYANT
59. Buddhist monk : BONZE
61. Shriver defeater in 1978 : EVERT
62. Sunken fences : HAHAS
63. Oblivion : LETHE
64. Nation target : SALOON
65. Kin of dik-diks : ELANDS
66. Summary : TERSE
68. Natives of Bathgate : SCOTS
69. Watergate clam : LIDDY
71. Mexican sandwich : TACO
72. Oriental servant : AMAH
73. Old turtles : MOSSBACKS
75. "The ___," Genet play : MAIDS
78. Emulated Daniel Shays : REBELLED
80. Tranquilizes : SEDATES
81. Dander : IRE
83. Dating from birth : NATAL
84. Flex : BEND
85. Fresh start : RENEWAL
89. Nobel Peace Prize winner: 1983 : WALESA
90. Emulate Maxwell Perkins : EDIT
92. Free the pigs : UNPEN
93. Artist Zola defended : MANET
94. Cove : INLET
95. Hootamaganzy's cousin : SMEW
96. Galileo's birthplace : PISA
98. Nasal hollows : CAVA
99. Misfortunes : ILLS
100. Operatic prince : IGOR
101. Part of A.D. : ANNO
102. Strong, durable wood : TEAK
103. Sins : ERRS
105. N.Y.C. subway : IRT
107. Mideastern fabric : ABA

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