New York Times, Monday, July 26, 1982

Author: Herb L. Risteen
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. A hero of '76 : HALE
5. Evergreen : CEDAR
10. Road or sand follower : HOG
13. G.I. offense : AWOL
14. Have origin : ARISE
15. Capital of Fiji : SUVA
16. Trickery; mischief : HANKYPANKY
18. Russia's ___ Mts. : URAL
19. Affirmative : AYE
20. Church section : APSE
21. One's bean : NODDLE
23. Corner : TREE
24. ___ Peninsula : MALAY
25. Under control : INHAND
28. Scraps from k.p. work : PARINGS
30. Clever acts : COUPS
31. John Wayne film : HONDO
32. High points : UPS
34. Raison d'___ : ETRE
35. Is bested : LOSES
36. French cheese : BRIE
37. Andrea ___ Sarto : DEL
38. Le Havre hat : BERET
39. Military unit : CADRE
40. Rulers : DYNASTS
42. Thespian : PLAYER
43. Sac : BURSA
44. Soviet sea : ARAL
45. Professor's offering : COURSE
47. Iowa college town : AMES
48. Sweep : OAR
51. Melodies : AIRS
52. Insipid : NAMBYPAMBY
55. Map item : ISLE
56. Roman magistrate : EDILE
57. Marie Curie was one : POLE
58. A loser at Waterloo : NEY
59. Given treatment of a sort : DOSED
60. Santa's largess : TOYS
1. Mirthful sound : HAHA
2. Not at home : AWAY
3. Solitary : LONE
4. Game animal : ELK
5. Bettered : CAPPED
6. Remove : ERASE
7. Have a repast : DINE
8. Inquire : ASK
9. Foxes : REYNARDS
10. Hand organ : HURDYGURDY
11. Stadium : OVAL
12. Navigation hazard : GALE
15. Where Khartoum is : SUDAN
17. Tall tales : YARNS
22. Mixture : OLIO
23. Record : TAPE
24. "Déjeuner sur l'herbe" painter : MANET
25. ___ tea : ICED
26. Observed : NOTED
27. Commotion : HURLYBURLY
28. Puts forth : POSES
29. Village high point : SPIRE
31. Azores seaport : HORTA
33. Farsighted fellow : SEER
35. Diminished : LESSENED
36. Jezebel's god : BAAL
38. Lieutenant's insignia : BARS
39. Embrace : CLASP
41. Clinic worker : NURSE
42. ___ upon (weighed heavily) : PREYED
44. Walk slowly : AMBLE
45. Third person : CAIN
46. Creil's river : OISE
47. He wrote "One Fat Englishman" : AMIS
48. Melville novel : OMOO
49. In a competent manner : ABLY
50. Bakery display : RYES
53. Trouble : ADO
54. Skillful : APT

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