Frances Hansen
Frances Hansen 

COOL IT!

New York Times, Sunday, August 7, 1977

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 136, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.34, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 617 (avg 1.70)
Open Squares: 119, Cheaters: 9, FITB: 11, XRef: 4, Spans: 2
Frances Hansen has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 40 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Bowl call : RAH
4. Something to shed : COAT
8. Goya subject : MAJA
12. Wisconsinite : BADGER
18. Former Italian Prime Minister : MORO
19. Coy : ARCH
20. It's been split : ATOM
21. Scenic Italian drive : AMALFI
22. With 7 Down, Biblical advice : PUTOFFTHYSHOESFROMOFF
26. Six-line stanzas : SESTETS
27. "'Tis ___ to be wise" : FOLLY
28. Backslide : RELAPSE
29. Will administrator: Abbr. : CTA
30. Sown; strewn: Fr. : SEMEE
31. Mixer's frozen assets : CUBES
32. With 31 Down, G. Herbert's comment : NOTHINGWEARS
36. Jurassic division : LIAS
37. Chew the fat : JAW
40. Sea calls : AHOYS
41. Age: Lat. abbr. : AET
42. College mil. group : ROTC
43. Utah's lily : SEGO
44. Morse-code word : DAH
45. Harness part : HAME
47. ___ accompli : FAIT
49. Singer Sullivan : KATHIE
51. A Gershwin : IRA
52. Ignited : LIT
53. Bayh : BIRCH
54. Late TV fare : RERUNS
55. Like old sweaters : RAVELLED
58. Awry: Scot. var. : AGLEE
59. Drink cooler : ICE
60. Key dice throw : SEVEN
61. "Ignorance ___" : ISBLISS
63. Patterns: Abbr. : DIAGS
66. Hawaiian drink : AVA
67. Savvies : SABES
68. Get loose from a calaboose : BREAKOUT
71. Wee antelope : DIKDIK
74. Earthen pots : OLLAS
75. Former Arab org. : UAR
76. Pilot's device: Abbr. : DME
77. Gouda : CHEESE
78. Marine hazard : REEF
79. Cookbook abbr. : TBSP
81. Ms. Hogg : IMA
82. Supermarket lineup : CANS
83. Scott's Meg : DODS
85. Inst. at Lexington, Va. : VMI
86. Wanders : ROVES
88. Wedding words : IDO
89. To be: Fr. : ETRE
90. Informal invitation : COMEASYOUARE
94. Boo-boo : ERROR
95. Kind of squash : ACORN
96. Likely : APT
97. He, she or it : PRONOUN
100. Boadicea's tribe : ICENI
101. Carried along : SWEPTUP
105. Advice on a bad wallpaper job : TAKEITOFFTAKEITALLOFF
108. Prufrock's "Do I dare to eat ___?" : APEACH
109. "Requiem for ___" : ANUN
110. Blind part : SLAT
111. Footless : APOD
112. Merchant guilds : HANSAS
113. Jeune fille : MISS
114. Nero's cover-up : TOGA
115. Reply to Virginia : YES
1. Gay blade : ROUE
2. Wiles : ARTS
3. ___-kootchy : HOOTCHY
4. Levantine garment : CAFTAN
5. Leavings : ORTS
6. Herr's "Alas!" : ACH
7. See 22 Across : THYFEET
8. Composer Gustav : MAHLER
9. Granada gruels : ATOLES
10. Heatherton : JOEY
11. Morning hrs. : AMS
12. Circus group : BAREBACKRIDERS
13. Soap plants : AMOLES
14. Spanish ladies : DAMAS
15. Icky food : GLOP
16. Letters : EFFS
17. Abundant : RIFE
18. U.K. lawmakers : MPS
23. Fixation : FETISH
24. Psyche's opposite : SOMA
25. Result : FRUIT
30. Herrick's choice in dress : SWEETDISORDER
31. See 32 Across : CLOTHESBUTMAN
32. Rock bottom : NADIR
33. Scarlett and John : OHARAS
34. "___ and to Hold" : TOHAVE
35. Gamekeeper, in Glasgow : GAMIE
37. Fast driver : JEHU
38. Not "fer" : AGIN
39. Prickly heat et al. : WOES
42. Prepares potatoes : RICES
43. Perform a cool caper : STREAK
46. Keats wished to bear these : ALLNAKEDTRUTHS
47. Coolest wear : FIGLEAF
48. "Disraeli" actor : ARLISS
50. Fungus spores : AECIA
53. Prate : BABBLE
56. Ducks the issue : EVADES
57. Blue jeans : LEVIS
62. Soupy : SALES
64. Cool horsewoman : GODIVA
65. Bikini time : SUMMER
69. Indian crops : RABIS
70. Strip ___ : TEASE
71. Start of eighth century : DCCI
72. "If ___ My Way" : IHAD
73. Gambling game : KENO
80. Push ahead : PROPEL
84. Bangor neighbor : ORONO
85. Utmost : VERIEST
87. Win at a game : OUTPLAY
89. Beethoven's Third : EROICA
90. Prickly plant : CACTUS
91. Oodles : OCEANS
92. Fra : MONK
93. Japanese port : YAWATA
94. Trojan hero: Var. : ENEAS
97. Memphis god : PTAH
98. ___ Nui (Easter Island) : RAPA
99. Moon crater : OKEN
100. Moroccan district : IFNI
101. Male "at eve" : STAG
102. Drink too much : TOPE
103. Flying saucers : UFOS
104. N.Y.S.E. abbr. : PFD
106. Albee's "___ and Yam" : FAM
107. U.N. body : ILO

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