New York Times, Tuesday, July 2, 1985

Author: Coleburn
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 320 (avg 1.69)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cooking direction : SIFT
5. Large crowd : DROVE
10. He rode a goat-drawn chariot : THOR
14. White with age : HOAR
15. Borne by the wind : EOLIC
16. Make over : REDO
17. "I cannot tell ___" : ALIE
18. Favorite : FAIRHAIRED
20. Like Charlie Brown's puppy : WARM
21. Prefix with system : ECO
22. Combat : OPPOSE
23. What freeloaders do : MOOCH
25. Quagmire : FEN
26. Red wine : CLARET
28. Help along temporarily : TIDEOVER
33. Mountain in Jordan : HOR
34. R2D2, for one : ROBOT
36. Brazilian city : ARAXA
37. Tubs : ARKS
39. Ponderosa, e.g. : RANCH
41. Oppositionist : ANTI
42. Novel or vital : FRESH
44. Hungarian composer : LEHAR
46. Drama by Euripides : ION
47. Shackled : FETTERED
49. In general : MOSTLY
51. Eur. country : AUS
52. Harmony : AMITY
53. Live coals : EMBERS
57. Fr. title : MME
58. Rembrandt's "Lady with ___" : AFAN
61. Site of the Trylon and Perisphere: 1939 : WORLDSFAIR
63. Hub : NAVE
64. Ignorance, to Socrates : EVIL
65. Figure on a quarter : EAGLE
66. National park in SW Utah : ZION
67. Radiation measures : REMS
68. Reliable : TRIED
69. "Judith" composer : ARNE
1. Nobelist in Literature: 1925 : SHAW
2. City in Kan. : IOLA
3. ___ value (reasonable price) : FAIRMARKET
4. Seismic activity : TREMOR
5. Baryshnikov, e.g. : DEFECTOR
6. La cucaracha : ROACH
7. Mixture : OLIO
8. Caesar or Brutus : VIR
9. Reverberated : ECHOED
10. It's sometimes round : TRIP
11. Leander's love : HERO
12. Canticles : ODES
13. Harassed : RODE
19. Shortness of breath : APNEA
24. Above, to Poe : OER
25. Polecat : FITCH
26. Worthless part : CHAFF
27. He played Mr. Moto : LORRE
28. Gave inflection : TONED
29. Domesday Book money : ORA
30. Thackeray classic : VANITYFAIR
31. Eulogize : EXTOL
32. Fit for ducks : RAINY
35. Large bundles : BALES
38. Concorde : SST
40. Pounded : HAMMERED
43. Phoenix Indian-relics museum : HEARD
45. Charlemagne was one : ROI
48. Winter apple : RUSSET
50. Quatrain : STANZA
52. It's as good as a miss : AMILE
53. Slender pitcher : EWER
54. P-Q4, in chess : MOVE
55. Lip : BRIM
56. Wings : ELLS
57. Balthazar et al. : MAGI
59. Where The Bard might have punted : AVON
60. State bird of Hawaii : NENE
62. Near's antithesis : FAR

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