New York Times, Saturday, August 20, 1983

Author: Hickmott
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Kind of sandwich : CLUB
5. Corroded : ATE
8. Like some arches : FALLEN
14. Level a Londoner's lodgings : RASE
15. Endeavor : TRY
16. Cal Ripken is one : ORIOLE
17. Galosh : OVERSHOE
19. Ornament : EMBOSS
20. Mary Tyler and Dudley? : PARAMOURS
22. Medieval helmet : ARMET
23. S.A.T., for one : TEST
24. Icelandic literary work : EDDA
26. Madame de ___ : STAEL
29. Helios and Hurok? : PARASOLS
33. Taper : CANDLE
35. City in Paraguay : ITA
36. Early auto : REO
37. Equip : RIG
38. Jonquil shades : YELLOWS
41. Telpher : CAR
42. Ripen : AGE
43. F.F.V. name : LEE
44. Lunt, to Fontanne : SPOUSE
46. Sandy and Snoopy? : PARAPETS
49. Winkles out : OUSTS
50. Where Pizarro landed: 1532 : PERU
51. Scoter : COOT
53. Swindled : DUPED
56. Sibelius and Saarinen? : PARAFFINS
61. Muppet musician : ANIMAL
63. Napoleon, for one : CORSICAN
64. Tomorrow, in Toledo : MANANA
65. Lobster coral : ROE
66. Sun helmet : TOPI
67. "Horn" contents : PLENTY
68. Outcome : END
69. Kind of dragon : SNAP
1. Cut short : CROP
2. "___, Come Back to Me" (Mauna Loa's song?) : LAVA
3. Addict : USER
4. Roundly rebuked : BERATED
5. Greek mountain : ATHOS
6. Dolly Varden, e.g. : TROUT
7. One employing binoculars : EYER
8. Front de Boeuf, to Ivanhoe : FOE
9. Pride of Philip II : ARMADA
10. "Balanced" people? : LIBRAS
11. This has heddles : LOOM
12. In addition : ELSE
13. Nutcracker's suite : NEST
18. Malodorous : SMELLY
21. Former treaty org. : SEATO
25. Sketches : DRAWS
26. Spat : SCRAP
27. Boreal forest : TAIGA
28. Osborne's "Look Back in ___" : ANGER
29. Naps : PILES
30. Roman underworld : ORCUS
31. Smallest : LEAST
32. Blisters : SORES
34. Sniggler for wrigglers : EELER
39. Abatement : LETUP
40. Parodies : SPOOFS
45. Ensembles : OUTFITS
47. Pithecanthropus : APEMAN
48. Narrow-minded teacher : PEDANT
51. Sing like Bing : CROON
52. Rowed : OARED
53. Humid : DAMP
54. Single : UNAL
55. Kind of needle : PINE
57. Land measure : ACRE
58. Image : ICON
59. Calif. city : NAPA
60. Small piece : SNIP
62. Ballad : LAY

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