New York Times, Thursday, July 26, 1984

Author: Martha J. DeWitt
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 254 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
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Across Down
1. Hymenopteran : WASP
5. Splits : RIFTS
10. Ripens : AGES
14. Old-time railroad worker : ICER
15. One of the Kennedys : ETHEL
16. "My Friend ___," 1949 film : IRMA
17. Whale-saving foundation : GREENPEACE
19. Harness part : REIN
20. Respect : ESTEEM
21. Bumbler in "The Pink Panther" : SELLERS
23. One of the Gabors : EVA
24. Mexican hand : PEON
25. Red flags, e.g. : SIGNALS
29. Pharoses : BEACONS
32. Funicle : CORD
33. Where Catbalogan is : SAMAR
35. Nautical mile per hour : KNOT
36. United : ONE
37. Feather's associate : TAR
38. Tending to: Suffix : IVE
39. Golfers' concerns : LIES
41. Dams of a sort : MARES
43. Punt or packet : BOAT
44. Of the writer of "Divina Commedia" : DANTEAN
46. Recoils : SHRINKS
48. Bank specialty : LOAN
49. Bokhara or Kirman : RUG
50. Incisive : POINTED
53. Café : BISTRO
56. Yen : URGE
57. Nursery : GREENHOUSE
60. Annealing oven : LEHR
61. Eldritch : EERIE
62. U.S. satellite : ESSA
63. Landing ships : LSTS
64. Yankee Stadium's 57,545 : SEATS
65. Brand : SEAR
1. Peruke : WIG
2. " . . . an ___ of barren ground": Shak. : ACRE
3. Bishops' domains : SEES
4. Simulate : PRETEND
5. Annuls : REPEALS
6. Separate thing : ITEM
7. An arm of H.U.D. : FHA
8. Gumshoes : TECS
9. Surprising success : SLEEPER
10. Caisson compartment : AIRLOCK
11. Scallion : GREENONION
12. Arab chief : EMIR
13. ___ souci (free from worry) : SANS
18. Russian river : NEVA
22. Meadow : LEA
25. Upbraid : SCOLD
26. Ancient district of Asia Minor : IONIA
27. An O.K. : GREENLIGHT
28. Belial : SATAN
29. Uncovers : BARES
30. Kim from Chicago : NOVAK
31. "Let it stand" notations : STETS
34. Deface : MAR
40. Glass-house assaulters : STONERS
41. Riding academies : MANEGES
42. Loreto and Lourdes : SHRINES
43. Halluces : BIGTOES
45. Use a refectory : EAT
47. Hurry : RUSH
50. Influence : PULL
51. Cinnabars, e.g. : ORES
52. Endure, in Edinburgh : DREE
53. "___ ever so humble . . . " : BEIT
54. Trick : RUSE
55. Greek peak : OSSA
58. Amendment backed by NOW : ERA
59. Lug of a jug : EAR

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