Alfio Micci
Alfio Micci 

POETIC SYMPHONY

New York Times, Sunday, August 26, 1984

Author: Alfio Micci
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 74, Avg Word Len: 5.32, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 553 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 123, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 6
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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Street sounds : BEEPS
6. Cooking direction : HEAT
10. Plenty, poetically : ENOW
14. Miss Dinsmore : ELSIE
19. Neckwear : ASCOT
20. Chief : ARCH
21. Away : GONE
22. Nita of silents : NALDI
23. Words by S. T. Coleridge : HEHEARDTHELOUDBASSOON
27. One of Willson's seventy-six : TROMBONE
28. Roi's spouse : REINE
29. Master mimic : LITTLE
30. Bachelor's last words : IDO
31. Rheine's river : EMS
32. Han of "Star Wars" : SOLO
33. Words by R. Browning : TOOTLETETOOTLETHEFIFE
44. Finnish lake, to a Swede : ENARE
45. Waterfall, Scottish style : LINN
46. Disney's middle name : ELIAS
47. Archaic : OLD
48. Japanese deer : SIKA
49. Ring event : BOUT
51. Go one better : TOP
52. All-male : STAG
53. Words by M. Drayton : TRUMPETTOTRUMPETSPAKE
60. ___ Kippur : YOM
61. A rival of Laver : ASHE
62. Peep show : RAREE
63. Quartered : HOUSED
64. Concerning : ASTO
65. Soul, in Savoie : AME
66. Felix Krull's creator : MANN
67. Takes care of : SEESTO
70. Sink : BASIN
72. Rig truck : SEMI
73. Chum : PAL
76. Words by A. E. Housman : ANDWEWILLHEARTHECHIME
80. "Thus with a kiss ___": Romeo : IDIE
81. Word on a Roman towel? : SUA
82. What a snob puts on : AIRS
83. Coptic clergyman's title : ANBA
84. French turndown : NON
85. Witch-trial locale : SALEM
87. Young whale : CALF
89. Complete : UTTER
90. Words by J. W. Graves : TWASTHESOUNDOFHISHORN
95. Meadowlands event : TROT
96. Actress Ullmann : LIV
97. King topper : ACE
98. Loom : APPEAR
101. Glove material : SUEDE
103. Infractions : BREACHES
108. Words by W. S. Gilbert : THEPIANOSMARTIALBLAST
111. Casaba : MELON
112. Mrs. Mahler : ALMA
113. Lather : SUDS
114. Veranda : LANAI
115. Olympics champ: 1936 : OWENS
116. Side dish : PEAS
117. Former mates : EXES
118. "This ___" (shipping note) : ENDUP
1. Thai coin : BAHT
2. Danish weights : ESER
3. Repeat : ECHO
4. Ode, e.g. : POEM
5. Fixed : STABILE
6. "Or that the Everlasting ___ fix'd/His canon . . . ": Hamlet : HADNOT
7. Russian-born designer : ERTE
8. German expletive : ACH
9. As a consequence : THEREON
10. Selfish one : EGOIST
11. Common or proper word : NOUN
12. Wave, at Cannes : ONDE
13. Gossamer : WEB
14. Stores fodder : ENSILES
15. "The ___ the Mohicans" : LASTOF
16. Coin receiver : SLOT
17. False god : IDOL
18. Mozart's "___ kleine Nachtmusik" : EINE
24. Went by car : RODE
25. Dud : LEMON
26. Oahu greeting : ALOHA
32. Mushroom support : STIPE
33. Irritable : TESTY
34. Word form for dream : ONIRO
35. Hemp fiber : OAKUM
36. Mine vehicle : TRAM
37. Extract : ELUTE
38. "Romola" character : TITO
39. "___ Call You Sweetheart" : LETME
40. Forgo a formal wedding : ELOPE
41. Jots : IOTAS
42. Snow unit : FLAKE
43. Crept : EDGED
49. Grant : BESTOW
50. Roman emperor : OTHO
52. Whirled : SPUN
54. Fake jewelry : PASTE
55. Worthless writing : TRASH
56. China glass : RAMIE
57. Medicinal tropical plant : URENA
58. Eton's river : THAMES
59. Kind of boom : SONIC
64. "___ forgive those . . . " : ASWE
66. More, in Mannheim : MEHR
67. Roger Moore role : SAINT
68. Provide funds : ENDOW
69. Minneapolis suburb : EDINA
70. Jazz style : BLUES
71. Texas shrine : ALAMO
72. Starched : STIFF
73. Kind of bean : PINTO
74. Caution light : AMBER
75. Hear of : LEARN
77. Atoll : ISLET
78. Yugoslav measure : RALO
79. Biblical verb : HATH
85. Filters : STRAINS
86. Now, in Nueva York : AHORA
87. Jellyfish's stinging organ : CNIDA
88. Inimical : ADVERSE
89. Serving the purpose : USEABLE
91. ___ it (speed up) : STEPON
92. Moslem councils : ULEMAS
93. Vex : HARASS
94. North Atlantic rep. : ICEL
98. Prefix with sphere : ATMO
99. Cry of relief : PHEW
100. Cosmo great, once : PELE
101. Platform's platform : SOLE
102. West Point sch. : USMA
103. Wait : BIDE
104. Highland group : CLAN
105. Four inches, to a horseman : HAND
106. Jacob's twin : ESAU
107. Yugoslav town : STIP
109. Forty winks : NAP
110. "Have ___, Will Travel": Bob Hope : TUX

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