New York Times, Wednesday, August 14, 1985

Author:Whitten
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { K Q Y }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Synagogue : SHUL
5. L. A. district : WATTS
10. Deere's machine : PLOW
14. She-wolf: Sp. : LOBA
15. Actor Delon : ALAIN
16. Racer ___ Ridge : RIVA
17. Energy bloc : OPEC
18. Gardener's material : FERTILIZER
20. Zoo skyscraper : GIRAFFE
22. Stately court dance : PAVANE
23. Guy's date : GAL
24. Director Frank : CAPRA
26. Glove fabric : SUEDE
28. Grain beards : ARISTAE
31. Membranes : TELAE
32. Garfield's stooge : ODIE
33. Shade shade : ECRU
35. Toscanini's namesakes : ARTUROS
37. Kind of horse or camel : ARABIAN
39. Groucho : MARX
40. Homeric letters : PSIS
42. Actress Berger : SENTA
43. Alkaloid in coffee : CAFFEIN
45. Eureka! : BINGO
46. Like a bireme : OARED
47. Indian dominion : RAJ
48. Adler or Stevens : STELLA
51. Scarlet singer : TANAGER
55. Bizarre : OUTLANDISH
58. Carte before the course : MENU
59. Amerind : OTOE
60. ___ Granth: Hindu writings : DASAM
61. What Schwarzenegger pumps : IRON
62. Wine casks : TUNS
63. Architect's girders : IBARS
64. Famed Fed : NESS
1. Wade through slush : SLOG
2. Pueblo dweller : HOPI
3. "Deutschland ___ alles" : UBER
4. Tony-winning musical : LACAGEAUXFOLLES
5. Brunch favorite : WAFFLE
6. Mariner's term : ALEE
7. Feather stickum : TAR
8. ___ for tat : TIT
9. More uppity : SNIPPIER
10. Goldie Hawn film : PRIVATEBENJAMIN
11. Entertainer Minnelli : LIZA
12. Child's need : OVEN
13. This may be hard or soft : WARE
19. ___ Porsena, Etrurian king : LARS
21. Stereo adjustment knob : FADER
24. Scoundrel : CAD
25. Sometime rival of McEnroe : ARIAS
26. Glacial ridge : SERAC
27. Kind of marine : ULTRA
29. Serving unreturnably : ACING
30. Muse or dryad : ERATO
31. Scottie's topper : TAM
32. Actor Davis : OSSIE
34. Spenserian heroine : UNA
36. Modus ___ : OPERANDI
38. Man from Manchuria : ASIAN
41. Neighbor of Ill. : IND
44. Former White House barker : FALA
45. Lullaby man : BRAHMS
48. Sweep's substance : SOOT
49. African Nobelist for Peace : TUTU
50. Thames town : ETON
51. Crest-fallen Russian? : TSAR
52. Actor Richard : GERE
53. Cabell of baseball : ENOS
54. Kennel enclosures : RUNS
56. Pinch to "do ya" : DAB
57. "The Lady ___ Tramp" : ISA

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