New York Times, Saturday, July 13, 1985

Author: Ernst Theimer
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 9, XRef: 0
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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Mai ___ (rum drink) : TAI
4. Flower leaf : PALET
9. Ulna site : ARM
12. Country-mail rtes. : RFDS
14. Some Mennonites : AMISH
15. Siouan Indian : OTOE
16. Expanse : AREA
17. Hall of Fame shortstop : REESE
18. Suffix with valid : ATOR
19. Hockey position : GOALTENDER
21. Appropriate : TAKE
22. Coal unit : TON
23. Finland, to Finns : SUOMI
25. Fondles : COSSETS
29. ___ Aires : BUENOS
32. Play part : ACT
33. "Socrate" composer : SATIE
36. Bay of the Buccaneers : TAMPA
37. Den : LAIR
39. Annealing ovens : LEHRS
41. Lascivious look : LEER
42. Femmes : ELLES
44. Snug : TIGHT
46. F.D.R. program : NRA
47. Fragrant resin : BALSAM
49. Daytime breaks : SIESTAS
51. Sarge's boss : LOOEY
53. ___ Nang Klao (Rama III) : PRA
54. Arab chieftain : AMIR
56. Sleeping quarters : BEDCHAMBER
62. Attic : LOFT
63. Juliet's emotion : AMORE
64. Speck : MOTE
65. Unfolds, to Keats : OPES
66. Lass in "As You Like It" : CELIA
67. Time past : YORE
68. Initials on the New Jersey, e.g. : USS
69. Hit low, as in judo : KNEED
70. Ump's kin : REF
1. Shak.'s "Othello," e.g. : TRAG
2. Ethnic hairdo : AFRO
3. Concept : IDEA
4. Fatherly and motherly : PARENTAL
5. So be it : AMEN
6. Prevaricated : LIED
7. Mountain curves : ESSES
8. "Ay, there's ___": Hamlet : THERUB
9. Something achieved : ATTAINMENT
10. Castle : ROOK
11. Pure and simple : MERE
13. Tars : SALTS
15. Porridge : OATMEAL
20. Digits : TOES
24. Umpire's call : OUT
25. Moses' lieutenant : CALEB
26. Fla. city : OCALA
27. Certain paintings : STILLLIFES
28. Opposite of dele : STET
30. "Lulu" or "Wozzeck" : OPERA
31. Ubangi group : SARAS
34. Stitchbird of N.Z. : IHI
35. Work units : ERGS
38. Spas : RESORTS
40. End of a seaman's auger : SHIPHEAD
43. ___ Paulo, Brazil : SAO
45. Japanese monastery : TERA
48. "Carry ___ to old . . . " : MEBACK
50. Lyricist Cahn : SAMMY
52. South ___, Arab republic : YEMEN
54. Baseball brothers' name : ALOU
55. Swabs : MOPS
57. An also-ran in 1976 : DOLE
58. Je ___ (I shout): Fr. : CRIE
59. Churl : BOOR
60. Raison d'___ : ETRE
61. Sand ridge : REEF

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