New York Times, Tuesday, August 16, 1983

Author: Elaine George
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Q X }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
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Across Down
1. Tams and derbies : HATS
5. Insect eaters : FROGS
10. Gin : TRAP
14. Quod ___ demonstrandum : ERAT
15. Awaken : ROUSE
16. Expansive : WIDE
17. Hyena of comics : LENA
18. Perfume of roses : ATTAR
19. Seep : OOZE
20. Chess, bridge, etc. : PASTIMES
22. Roof timber : RAFTER
24. Salt Lake City team : UTES
25. Pedestal part : DADO
26. Railroad flares : FUSEES
29. Silk or velvet, e.g. : MATERIAL
33. Mary or John Jacob : ASTOR
34. Present : HERE
35. Tom, Dick and Harry : TRIO
36. Antonïn Carême's role : CHEF
37. Roman goddess of agriculture : CERES
38. Angel's fixture : HALO
39. River duck : TEAL
40. Shortening : LARD
41. Chromosome components : GENES
42. Usual : ORDINARY
44. Next to : BESIDE
45. Defeat : BEST
46. Study intently : PORE
47. Harsh women : SHREWS
50. Vexed : PESTERED
54. Decant : POUR
55. Thoughts : IDEAS
57. Except : SAVE
58. Turn out : OUST
59. "Odyssey" sorceress : CIRCE
60. Song for Domingo : ARIA
61. Ace, deuce, ___ : TREY
62. ___ of light : SPEED
63. Gusher : WELL
1. S O S : HELP
2. Zone : AREA
3. Thrashes : TANS
4. "Enlightening the World" figure : STATUEOFLIBERTY
5. Picture accessories : FRAMES
6. Fixed courses : ROTES
7. Ins and ___ : OUTS
8. Org. now called G.S.U.S.A. : GSA
9. Notches at the edges : SERRATES
10. Hit play by William Gibson : TWOFORTHESEESAW
11. Tumult : RIOT
12. Shaping tool : ADZE
13. Nobleman : PEER
21. Relative of a via : ITER
23. Lime or lemon follower : ADE
25. Ventured : DARED
26. Ipso ___ : FACTO
27. Poe's " . . . House of ___" : USHER
28. Lieu : STEAD
29. Gleeful : MERRY
30. One forbidden to kiss for pleasure : IRANI
31. Troubled : AILED
32. Detached : LOOSE
34. Core : HEART
37. Harvard ___ : CLASSICS
41. Actor Frobe : GERT
43. Just out : NEW
44. Took charge of : BOSSED
46. Irene's concern : PEACE
47. Blemish : SPOT
48. Length of a lunch break : HOUR
49. Trick : RUSE
50. The elder Dumas : PERE
51. Uncommon : RARE
52. Pernicious : EVIL
53. Do some trading : DEAL
56. Dunk : DIP

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