BREEDING READING

New York Times, Sunday, July 11, 1982

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 166, Blocks: 94, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { V }, Scrabble score: 667 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 153, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Jehu : CABBY
6. Calendar period : EPACT
11. Symbols of office : MACES
16. Heroic works : SAGAS
21. Stan's pal : OLLIE
22. Some Renoirs : NUDES
23. Reconciled : ATONE
24. Bring out : EDUCE
25. Vol. I : PLANNEDPARENTHOOD
28. Ream fraction : QUIRE
29. Ditty : SONG
30. Pilfer : SWIPE
31. U.S. Indians : ERIES
32. Duped : GULLED
33. Catchall abbr. : ETC
34. Avocet's cousin : STILT
35. Piece of cloth : GORE
36. Palatial accommodations : SUITES
37. Proverbial septet : SEAS
38. Plaints : MOANS
40. Bread, in Brest : PAIN
41. Vol. II : GREATEXPECTATIONS
46. Lunar feature : MARE
50. MO imperative : SHOWME
51. Wroth : IRATE
52. Mark well : NOTE
53. Eared vessel : EWER
54. Storied batter : CASEY
55. Ekberg : ANITA
56. U.S. beef center : OMAHA
58. Man of Meshed : IRANI
59. Lalapalooza : ONER
60. Jason's craft : ARGO
61. Lacquered metalware : TOLE
62. Up : ARISEN
63. Existed : WAS
64. Vol. III : NATURALCHILDBIRTH
69. Picador's target : TORO
70. Pyle of TV : GOMER
71. Exploits : USES
72. Vol. IV : JOYOFCHILDRAISING
77. Andrews or Maxwell, for short : AFB
80. Strayed follower : STOLEN
82. Perdition : HELL
83. Nat or Natalie : COLE
84. "Dove sono" is one : ARIA
85. Goes for : LIKES
86. Overindulges : SATES
87. Cancel a launching : ABORT
89. Fencing gear : EPEES
90. Maddened : IRED
91. Rights org. : ACLU
92. Crash, to the R.A.F. : PRANG
93. Natural-gas component : ETHANE
94. Dinero unit : PESO
95. Vol. V : THEPRESCHOOLCHILD
99. ___ were : ASIT
100. Indo-European : ARYAN
101. City NW of Nîmes : ALES
102. Mexican statesman : JUAREZ
105. Musical dir. : STAC
106. True-blue : LOYAL
108. Mil. man : COL
111. Mystical formula : MANTRA
112. Squirrel away : STASH
113. Minh headquarters : HANOI
114. Lariat : ROPE
115. C'est-___ : ADIRE
116. Vol. VI : THETEENAGEPROBLEM
119. Dishes out : METES
120. Kind of energy : SOLAR
121. Solus : ALONE
122. Coronet : TIARA
123. Till now : ASYET
124. Men of letters : POETS
125. Nuclear particle : MESON
126. Elian piece : ESSAY
1. Wooded area : COPSE
2. Apply quotas : ALLOT
3. Mont ___ : BLANC
4. Luscious cherry : BING
5. Hankering : YEN
6. Erect : ENDWISE
7. Eye part : PUPIL
8. Conform : ADAPT
9. Part of a bird's bill : CERE
10. Lao-___ : TSE
11. Spanish married woman : MATRONA
12. Eager : ATHIRST
13. Australian cry : COOEE
14. Outfielder Slaughter : ENOS
15. But, to Ovid : SED
16. Spangle : SEQUIN
17. Grown-up : ADULT
18. Duplicity : GUILE
19. Plantation : ACRES
20. Spore : SEED
26. Will subject : ESTATE
27. Undo : NEGATE
32. Semblance : GUISE
34. Sordid : SEAMY
36. Obese bag man : SANTA
37. Bushelman : SEWER
38. Protein source : MEAT
39. Numerical prefix : OCTA
40. Belittled : POOHED
41. Republic on the Gulf of Guinea : GHANA
42. Floribundas : ROSES
43. River of Brazil : XINGU
44. Before : PRIOR
45. Totally : INALL
46. Rates : MERITS
47. Flooded : AWASH
48. Descartes : RENE
49. "The Waltons" role : ERIN
50. Old tub : SCOW
55. ___ self-defense : ARTOF
56. Different : OTHER
57. Ballerina Shearer : MOIRA
58. Kind of verb: Abbr. : IRREG
60. Home-run champ : AARON
62. Oise feeder : AISNE
64. "Drake" poet : NOYES
65. Nimble : AGILE
66. Lazes : LOLLS
67. CINC's charge : CMD
68. Put up : BUILT
69. City on the Maumee : TOLEDO
72. Gags : JOKES
73. Alpine house : CHALET
74. In a dither : HETUP
75. Image: Prefix : ICONO
76. Sugar source : SORGO
77. Of space : AREAL
78. Old Nick : FIEND
79. Scurrilous : BASE
80. Gaffe : SLIP
81. Radial : TIRE
84. Plant nuisance : APHIS
86. Split: Prefix : SCHIZ
87. Alms box : ARCA
88. Berlin road : BAHN
89. Hepburn role in "On Golden Pond" : ETHEL
91. In difficulty : ATSEA
92. Lover of Cupid : PSYCHE
93. Bakery item : ECLAIR
96. Drum beat : RATATAT
97. Utensils on pencils : ERASERS
98. Divulge : LAYOPEN
99. Stop : ARREST
102. Green gems : JADES
103. Concord : UNITY
104. Ending of a Kilmer poem : ATREE
105. Memorial pillar : STELE
106. African capital : LAGOS
107. ___-trump (bridge bid) : ONENO
108. Certain sodas : COLAS
109. "Oberto" is one : OPERA
110. Second SAC chief : LEMAY
111. Doll's word : MAMA
112. Begone! : SHOO
113. Robust : HALE
114. Box-score data : RBIS
116. Recipe abbr. : TSP
117. For, to Fabius : NAM
118. Resident: Suffix : OTE

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