New York Times, Monday, July 9, 1984

Author: John H. Hales
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Spans: 2
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Across Down
1. Pierce : STAB
5. Improvises a vocal : SCATS
10. Cleric of Amiens : ABBE
14. Wash : LAVE
15. Pay for a friend : TREAT
16. A Charles : NORA
17. Means of cooling : ICER
18. Odin, Thor et al. : AESIR
19. Imports from Darjeeling : TEAS
20. Certain windows : DORMERS
22. U.S. writer-anthropologist : LAFARGE
24. Guitars' kin, for short : UKES
25. Debarking site : PIER
26. Major suit : SPADES
29. All-play-no-work position : SINECURE
33. Maxwell and Lanchester : ELSAS
34. Make sport of : JAPE
35. Special agent : TMAN
36. Item on a spa schedule : REST
37. Sank a putt : HOLED
38. Monogram pt. : INIT
39. Construction piece : IBAR
40. Distresses : AILS
41. Doyle's "___ of Identity" : ACASE
42. Friedan's "The ___ Mystique" : FEMININE
44. Wrangle : BICKER
45. Partisan's air-raid shelter : ABRI
46. Small African antelope : SUNI
47. Quarterbacks' calls : SIGNALS
50. Souped-up vehicles : HOTRODS
54. Kind of race for 50 Across : DRAG
55. Emerson product : ESSAY
57. Canadian Indian : CREE
58. Indigo-yielding shrub : ANIL
59. Urbane : SUAVE
60. Slinky material : LAME
61. Welles role : KANE
62. Fastened, in a way : SEWED
63. Author Bagnold : ENID
1. Moved smoothly : SLID
2. Tampico fare : TACO
3. State : AVER
4. Oceanic area : BERMUDATRIANGLE
5. Awed looks : STARES
6. Salad ingredient : CRESS
7. Loser to D.D.E. : AES
8. Vents on cars : TAILPIPES
9. Filtered : STRAINED
10. South Frigid Zone boundary : ANTARCTICCIRCLE
11. Certain South African : BOER
12. Vaunt : BRAG
13. Alleviate : EASE
21. Makes do : EKES
23. Qualifying payment : FEE
26. Finishing stroke in lettering : SERIF
27. New cadet : PLEBE
28. Indian state : ASSAM
29. Château chamber : SALLE
30. Aleutian island : UMNAK
31. Worker's morale booster : RAISE
32. Enroll : ENTER
34. Get into a controversy : JOINISSUE
37. Like some pates : HAIRLESS
41. "___ She Sweet?" : AINT
43. Pro hoopsters' org. : NBA
44. Encouraged : BUOYED
46. Close cut : SHAVE
47. Coyote St. : SDAK
48. Soap-opera creator Phillips : IRNA
49. Profit : GAIN
51. Mediterranean city : ORAN
52. Prefix for tasse : DEMI
53. It's for the birds : SEED
56. Maxim : SAW

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