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New York Times, Sunday, August 4, 1974

Author: Ruth N. Schultz
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 136, Blocks: 99, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 501 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 92, Cheaters: 24, FITB: 11, XRef: 0
Ruth N. Schultz has 21 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1974, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sinister or B Q : BAR
4. Cavil : CARP
8. Maori canoe : WAKA
12. Literary initials : GBS
15. Conceit : EGO
16. O.K. : ROGER
17. Burden : ONUS
18. Stage front : APRON
20. Carrier of a sort : DRAINPIPE
22. Milk: Prefix : LACT
23. Safari man : BEATER
25. Recipe for heat-allergy : STAYOUTOFTHEKITCHEN
28. Dickens pickpocket : BATES
30. Suffix in biology : TENE
31. Sea bird : ERN
32. Crystal gazers : SEERS
33. Metric measure : ARE
34. Withered : SERE
35. State: Abbr. : NEB
37. Pre-grads : SRS
38. Major or Santa : BARBARA
42. Miss West et al. : MAES
46. Followers of sols : LAS
48. Biblical rebel : ABSALOM
49. Boer War commander : LORDKITCHENER
55. Salvador : DALI
56. Scholar: Fr. : ERUDIT
57. Bedclothes, to old grandma : KIVERS
58. Asian coin : LARIN
60. Want ___ : ADS
61. Confront : BREAST
62. Climaxes to jokes : TAGLINES
66. Photography pioneer : DAGUERRE
68. Sanitaire or bleu : CORDON
69. Signal : CUE
71. Kind of ego : ALTER
72. Tea : OOLONG
73. Sandstone : ARCOSE
75. Change for five : ONES
78. Lincoln-Douglas attire : STOVEPIPEHATS
80. Trusting : RELIANT
84. Japanese coin : RIN
85. Dickens girl : DORA
86. Burlesque artist : GRINDER
87. Brazilian tree : APA
90. Zero : NIL
92. London gallery : TATE
95. "O sole ___" : MIO
96. Spoiled kids : BRATS
98. Pensacola sight: Abbr. : NAS
100. English sieve : SILE
101. Like sea water : BRINY
103. Where "I"ll be waiting" : ATTHEKKKKITCHENDOOR
108. Lourdes, e.g. : SHRINE
109. Saarinen : EERO
110. Habituation : INUREMENT
113. Utah range : UINTA
114. Paper measure : REAM
115. Come up again : RECUR
116. Stadium sound : RAH
117. Bag or time : RAG
118. "Mind the music and the ___" : STEP
119. Math branch : TRIG
120. Understand : SEE
1. Hot or trundle : BED
2. Farming: Abbr. : AGR
3. Friars Club men, at times : ROASTERS
4. Reader or cat : COPY
5. Money premium : AGIO
6. Distinction : REPUTE
7. Beyond: Prefix : PRETER
8. Writer Thomas : WOLFE
9. Med. course : ANAT
10. Place for a German chef : KUCHE
11. At the rear : ASTERN
12. Beauty trio : GRACES
13. Fuss's partner : BOTHER
14. Villain's sounds : SNEERS
16. Yeast acids: Abbr. : RNAS
18. Hezekiah's mother : ABI
19. Caresses : PETS
21. Follower: Suffix : ITE
24. Hosp. aides : RNS
26. "___ I miss'd him . . . " (Gray) : ONEMORN
27. Was knighted : KNELT
28. ___ au rhum : BABA
29. Ali Baba, for one : ARAB
34. Greek islander : SAMIAN
36. Place for deferred plans : BACKBURNER
39. Nauheim, for one : BAD
40. Wing : ALA
41. Jiggs's bête noire : ROLLINGPIN
43. Islands off New Guinea : ARU
44. Norse saga : EDDA
45. Bowling game : SKIDDLES
47. English county : SHIRE
49. Having idle time : LEISURED
50. "That's where ___" : ITSAT
51. Always : EVER
52. Kind of miss : NEAR
53. Gaelic : ERSE
54. After O, P, Q : RST
59. Sum up : RECAP
62. Toy-train sound : TOOT
63. Guthrie : ARLO
64. Russian city : GDOV
65. Solitary one : LONER
67. Writer Eliot : GEORGE
68. ___ Cob : COS
70. Yodeler's accompaniment : ECHO
71. Not stable : ASTATIC
74. Scull : OAR
76. Wallach : ELI
77. One of seven : SIN
79. "Fill it out ___" : ININK
81. Fans : ADMIRERS
82. German denial : NEIN
83. City on the Hudson : TROY
87. Ashe : ARTHUR
88. Native land, to Cicero : PATRIA
89. "___ of beauty is . . . " : ATHING
91. L. A. team : LAKERS
93. Trumpet man : ALHIRT
94. Adolescent : TEENER
96. ___ relief : BAS
97. Mailed : SENT
99. Shooting sport : SKEET
100. Jazz dance : STOMP
101. Smuts, e.g. : BOER
102. Gypsy man : ROM
104. N. Z. parrot : KEA
105. Dies ___ : IRAE
106. Nut: Prefix : NUCI
107. Kind of store : DRUG
111. Scottish denial : NAE
112. Word with Hague or Mrs. Astor : THE

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