New York Times, Monday, August 1, 1983

Author:Whitten
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Exchange : SWAP
5. Make happy : ELATE
10. Goldfish : CARP
14. A first name in mystery-writing : ERLE
15. Kind of clerk : SALES
16. Sandarac tree : ARAR
17. Famous thoroughfare : WALLSTREET
19. University at Houston : RICE
20. Waste : SPOILAGE
21. Kilmer poem : TREES
22. Marcus Porcius : CATO
23. Supports : UPHOLDS
25. Famous thoroughfare : STATESTREET
28. Related : AKIN
29. Poems : ODES
30. Affirmative vote : YEA
33. Famous thoroughfare : SUNSETBOULEVARD
38. Chapeau : HAT
39. Café au ___ : LAIT
40. Likewise : ALSO
41. Famous thoroughfare : FIFTHAVENUE
45. Ornament shaped like a flower : ROSETTE
48. Await decision : PEND
49. Burn ___ in one's pocket : AHOLE
50. Elective : OPTIONAL
54. Indonesian island : BALI
55. Famous thoroughfare : RODEODRIVE
57. Golf club : IRON
58. Straighten : ALINE
59. Lamb's pen name : ELIA
60. Aalborg resident : DANE
61. Repairs : MENDS
62. Loch ___, in NW Scotland : NESS
1. Stitches : SEWS
2. Envelop : WRAP
3. Different: Comb. form : ALLO
4. Water birds : PELICANS
5. Fourth ___ (journalism) : ESTATE
6. Slow musical passages : LARGOS
7. To shelter, at sea : ALEE
8. Golf-bag item : TEE
9. N.Y.C. time : EST
10. Tantalizing inducement : CARROT
11. African gazelle : ARIEL
12. Sped : RACED
13. Squeeze : PRESS
18. Venetian-blind part : SLAT
21. "___ Foolish Things . . . ": 1935 song : THESE
23. Indic language : URDU
24. Cut away : PEEL
25. Predatory sea gull : SKUA
26. Hair dye : TINT
27. Cuspid, e.g. : TOOTH
28. Bat wood : ASH
30. Yellow Sea feeder : YALU
31. Gaelic : ERSE
32. Fuss : ADO
34. Pica alternative : ELITE
35. Big man in the White House : TAFT
36. ___ the bullet : BITE
37. Mamie, Carl or Mark : VANDOREN
41. Catlike : FELINE
42. Affix : APPEND
43. Presidential rejections : VETOES
44. Wife of Geraint : ENID
45. Violent : RABID
46. Maureen or John : OHARA
47. Wise lawmaker : SOLON
50. Chief Norse god : ODIN
51. Emil Ludwig subject : NILE
52. Advice, in Arles : AVIS
53. Meadows : LEAS
55. Aries : RAM
56. Corrida shout : OLE

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