GETTING OUT OF LINE

New York Times, Sunday, July 20, 1975

Author: Emanuel Berg
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 66, Avg Word Len: 5.43, Missing: { Z }, Scrabble score: 545 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 123, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 16, XRef: 0
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© 1975, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Swindle : MULCT
6. Actor Luther : ADLER
11. Hindu music : RAGA
15. Sweetsop : ATTA
19. P. I. arrowroot : ARARU
20. Sierra ___ : LEONE
21. Ovines : EWES
22. Dividend period: Abbr. : QUAR
23. Nightclub billing : RETURNENGAGEMENT
26. Coffee makers : URNS
27. Hurricane center : EYE
28. Ball team : NINE
29. Germs : BACILLI
30. French seraph : ANGE
31. Power org. : AEC
32. Stabilizing agent : BALLAST
34. Color : MAROON
36. Belles-___ : LETTRES
40. Dutch painting family : MEERS
41. Source: Abbr. : DERIV
42. "When ___ out to sea" : IPUT
43. Defense org. : NATO
45. Short stalk : STIPE
47. Asian weights : TAELS
50. North Carolinians : TARHEELERS
53. Manifest : EVINCE
55. Beat the ___ : RAP
56. Skin woes : ACNES
57. Deadly snake : KRAIT
59. Israeli airline : ELAL
60. Biblical judge : JAIR
61. Heads: Fr. : TETES
63. Cadmus's daughter et al. : INOS
65. Weather forecasting: Var. : EROMANCY
67. Part of a nostalgic plea : TURNBACKWARDOTIME
71. Of an earthy pigment : OCHREOUS
73. Kind of glance or stroke : SIDE
74. Oodles : SLEWS
76. Part of K.K.K. : KLAN
77. Roberts : ORAL
79. Italian sculptor : TATTI
82. ___ of Shoals : ISLES
84. Type of recruit : RAW
85. Thorny : SPINED
87. ___ ear (ignores) : TURNSADEAF
89. Hersey's town : ADANO
91. Brazilian port : NATAL
93. Carry on : RANT
94. "I could ___ horse" : EATA
95. Time periods : YEARS
97. Made of wood : TREEN
99. "To ___ to keep the geese" : SETAFOX
101. "Ivanhoe" lady : ROWENA
103. Extra hairwash : RERINSE
105. Chaney : LON
106. Kind of sauce or luck : HARD
107. Most meager : SPAREST
109. Celtic corn god : LLEW
111. Curie : EVE
114. Of an age : ERAL
115. Words between one and another : GOODTURNDESERVES
118. Allot : METE
119. Maori demon : AKUA
120. Martha and family : RAYES
121. Diving birds : LOONS
122. Anglo-Saxon letters : EDHS
123. Depend : RELY
124. Design for a fresco : EPURE
125. Native of Lund : SWEDE
1. Gray or night : MARE
2. Famous chemist : UREY
3. Recent : LATE
4. French vineyard : CRU
5. Lana or Nat : TURNER
6. Danish measure : ALEN
7. Star in Cygnus : DENEB
8. Cabin material : LOG
9. Make possible : ENABLE
10. Entertains : REGALES
11. Moderating : REMISSIVE
12. Raise ___ (cause swelling) : AWELT
13. Mil. title : GENL
14. "___ goes by" : ASTIME
15. Fish tanks : AQUARIA
16. Reform : TURNOVERANEWLEAF
17. Brando's dance : TANGO
18. Prefix for a poison : ARSEN
24. ___ Creed : NICENE
25. Card game : ECARTE
31. ___ of the century : ATTHETURN
33. Of a group of Jewish scholars : AMORAIC
35. Comedian Johnson : ARTE
36. ___ Grey Chaplin : LITA
37. Lunar-year word : EPACT
38. What a certain answer does : TURNETHAWAYWRATH
39. Dr. Jonas : SALK
41. Old coin of Europe : DENARO
44. Thrice: Prefix : TER
46. Heaped : PILED
48. Secular : LAIC
49. Agile : SPRY
51. Chemical alkaloid : ESERE
52. Makes, as a putt : SINKS
54. Coagulates : CLOTS
58. Namely : TOWIT
60. Late film idol : JAMESDEAN
62. Nose about : SNOOP
64. Mideast V.I.P. : SADAT
66. Nodules : MILIA
68. Engravers' tools : BURINS
69. Yoga position : ASANA
70. Election-night data : RETURNS
71. Gumbo : OKRA
72. Attired : CLAD
75. Asian pact : SEATO
78. Red ___ : LETTERDAY
80. Predecessor of la : TRA
81. Hospices : INNS
83. Tunisian port : SFAX
85. Punjab river : SOAN
86. Maison ___ (French jail) : DARRET
88. Stone pillars : STELES
90. Acupuncture gear : NEEDLES
92. Sunday-paper section : LEISURE
96. Tear: Sp. : RASGAR
98. Snare : ENTRAP
100. Surrender symbols : TOWELS
101. Semantic unit : RHEME
102. Like biremes or galleys : OARED
103. Director Walsh : RAOUL
104. Type of berry : ELDER
108. Nudge : POKE
110. ___ majesty : LESE
111. Reveling cry : EVOE
112. Peddle : VEND
113. Actual being : ESSE
116. Wash. Sq. campus : NYU
117. Fuss : ROW

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