ECHOES

New York Times, Sunday, July 23, 1978

Author: Jack L. Steinhardt
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 76, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 508 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 117, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 2
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© 1978, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Rum-soaked cakes : BABAS
6. Name in espionage : MATA
10. Securely attached : FAST
14. Raddle : SCAR
18. Siouan Indian : OMAHA
19. Over, in Offenbach : UBER
20. Wakefield churchman : VICAR
21. Tops : AONE
22. Heliacal : SOLAR
23. Carolina rail : SORA
24. Courage, to Carlos : ANIMO
25. Cubitus : ULNA
26. Musical sign : CYMBALSYMBOL
29. Glum activist : DOURDOER
31. Firm denials : NOES
32. Iconoscopes, for short : IKES
34. Parisian's property : AVOIR
35. In toto : OVERALL
39. Inconsiderable : SCANT
40. Unfamiliar : NEW
41. Calloway : CAB
44. Players' social group : CASTCASTE
46. Belgian river : YSER
48. Distinction : REPUTE
50. It's served at Sing Sing : TIME
51. Targets of a Wylie book : MOMS
53. Stave unit : VERSE
55. Claudia ___ Johnson : ALTA
56. October beverages : ALES
57. Examination of records : AUDIT
58. Norwegian fjord : ALST
59. Hungarian sheep dogs : PULIS
60. To boot : ALSO
61. Heraldic band : ORLE
63. Campaign verb : REELECT
65. Of a secret order : MASONIC
69. Beg : PLEAD
70. Goats and rabbits : ANGORAS
71. Lady's waiting maid : ABIGAIL
72. Gnostic power : AEON
73. Venetians' resort : LIDO
74. Conrad of old films : NAGEL
75. Gain as due return : EARN
77. Shower footwear : CLOGS
79. Type of thermometer : ORAL
83. Court contender : ASHE
84. Coadjutors: Abbr. : ASSTS
85. Apiece : EACH
86. Fixed route : LANE
87. Prepare to start : GETSET
89. Little foxes : KITS
91. Zasu's theater areas : PITTSPITS
94. Suffix for 20 Across : ESS
95. Sol. Gen. : ATT
97. Ballyhoos : TOUTS
99. Mahogany trees : SAPELES
100. Snout of a sawfish : SERRA
102. What eleemosynars give : ALMS
103. Hoosegow : STIR
104. Canvas bargain : SAILSALE
107. Kapellmeister : LIEDERLEADER
113. "Vissi d'___": Puccini : ARTE
114. Mooring chain : CABLE
116. Hindu weight : TOLA
117. Cathode's opposite : ANODE
118. Russia's "Mother of Cities" : KIEV
119. Retinue : TRAIN
120. One-man performances : SOLI
121. Solemn music : DIRGE
122. Moderate : EASE
123. True grit : SAND
124. Formerly formerly : ERST
125. Unctuous : SLEEK
1. Anjou's cousin : BOSC
2. Far East seaport : AMOY
3. Aromatic resin : BALM
4. Husband of Jezebel : AHAB
5. Name of three lakes in N.Y. : SARANAC
6. Bivalves' brawn : MUSSELSMUSCLES
7. Frost's "___ Will" : ABOYS
8. Polk had one : TERM
9. Semitic language : ARABIC
10. Half a sawbuck : FIN
11. Type of test : ACID
12. South Pacific native : SAMOAN
13. Medieval poet : TROUVERE
14. ___ Arabia : SAUDI
15. Tint picker : COLORCULLER
16. Maxwell Anderson heroine : ANNE
17. Tower : REAR
20. Roman emperor's drapery : VALENSVALANCE
27. Falana : LOLA
28. Acceptable : OKAY
30. Baseball's "Schoolboy" : ROWE
33. Girded one's loins : STEELED
35. Numerical prefix : OCTA
36. Colorado ski resort : VAIL
37. Salinger girl : ESME
38. 1, 9, 66: Abbr. : RTES
39. Trailer type, for short : SEMI
42. Greek region : ATTICA
43. Crude, coarse cads : BEASTS
45. Brouhaha : TODO
47. B.&O., etc. : RRS
49. São ___, Brazil : PAULO
52. Lifted loaves : STOLENSTOLLEN
54. Direct passage : STRAIGHTSTRAIT
57. Et ___ (and others) : ALII
59. "___ My Heart" : PEGO
60. Chem. process : ANAL
62. Contemporary of a Stutz : REO
64. Objectives : ENDS
65. Get along : MANAGE
66. Demotes : ABASES
67. Spots lots : SIGHTSSITES
68. Gulae : OGEES
69. Musical suite : PARTITA
73. Places : LOCI
76. Inquire : ASK
78. Folds over : LAPS
79. Pitcher for Pericles : OLPE
80. Complain bitterly : RAIL
81. Prefix for chamber : ANTE
82. Minus : LESS
84. Magnetizes : ATTRACTS
88. Teacup handles : EARS
90. Japanese ink : SUMI
92. Shadow : TAIL
93. Fancy meals : SPREADS
96. Peruvian seaport : TALARA
98. Fly with an echo : TSETSE
101. Lofty, in Lourdes : ELEVE
103. Convinces : SELLS
104. Benefit : SAKE
105. See 113 Across : ARIA
106. Middle East diplomat : EBAN
108. Word with post or prize : DOOR
109. Deep blue : ANIL
110. Schary : DORE
111. Advantage : EDGE
112. Malodor : REEK
115. Scuttle part : LID

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