New York Times, Saturday, July 27, 1985

Author: Patterson Pepple
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { H J Y Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
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© 1985, The New York Times
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1. Verdon's "Damn Yankees" role : LOLA
5. Older name of a Swiss city : BASLE
10. Teacher's deg. : BSED
14. Suffix with system : ATIC
15. Swiss mathematician: 1707–83 : EULER
16. Common curtain color : ECRU
17. Mideastern water carrier? : IRAQUARIUS
19. Poet's foot : IAMB
20. Ruby or sapphire : CORUNDUM
21. Buddhist forces determining destiny : KARMAS
23. Part of a molecule : ATOM
24. Grable, to G.I.'s : PINUP
25. Dray or motor truck : CAMION
28. Armament : MUNITION
31. Edda's V.I.P. : ODIN
32. Tête topper : BERET
33. Bwy. angel's reward : SRO
34. Raves' companion : RANTS
36. Relative of a joule : ERG
37. B.M.I. rival : ASCAP
39. Latin paradigm : AMO
40. Orange or river : OSAGE
42. Site of Hercules' death : OETA
43. Do not disturb : LETALONE
45. Laundress, at times : RINSER
47. ___ Manutius, creator of italics : ALDUS
48. Beth's Greek cousin : BETA
49. "Brevity is the ___ wit": Shak. : SOULOF
51. Hamlet's flaw : WAVERING
55. Bern's river : AARE
56. Cloned lion? : FACSIMILEO
58. Narcotic : DRUG
59. Bandores' kin : LUTES
60. Promethean spark : ELAN
61. Chimney on das Haus : ESSE
62. Give off : EXUDE
63. Parched : SERE
1. Not of the cloth : LAIC
2. Other, in Orizaba : OTRO
3. Mythomaniac : LIAR
4. Inform : ACQUAINT
5. Draw a ___ (aim) : BEADON
6. Gold : AURUM
7. Gracile : SLIM
8. Shopping need in Brasov : LEU
9. Old car or Brooklyn pitcher : ERSKINE
10. Lebanon's capital : BEIRUT
11. Shrimpy fish? : SCAMPISCES
12. Humorist Bombeck : ERMA
13. Provides with a sound track : DUBS
18. "Render therefore ___ Caesar . . . ": Matt. 22:21 : UNTO
22. Colby or Ekberg : ANITA
24. Cleanse : PURGE
25. Staghorn ___ : CORAL
26. That which there is nothin' like : ADAME
27. Monstrous bull? : MINOTAURUS
28. Amalgamate : MERGE
29. Emulate Bryan : ORATE
30. Stock valuation : NOPAR
32. Boston comestibles : BEANS
35. Old Sienese coin : SOLDO
38. Range-seeking ram? : SONARIES
41. Culinary high-rise : SOUFFLE
44. Assert sans proof : ALLEGE
45. Do some editing : REVISE
46. Anagram of mite : ITEM
48. Established : BASED
49. Marquis de ___ : SADE
50. Rowers : OARS
51. Dry-sell org. : WCTU
52. River at Rennes : ILLE
53. Kind of beer : NEAR
54. Dog follower : GONE
57. "___ armes!" : AUX

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