ACADEME

New York Times, Sunday, September 11, 1988

Author: Barbara Lunder Gillis
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 85, Avg Word Len: 5.09, Missing: { J Z }, Scrabble score: 559 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 114, Cheaters: 14, FITB: 9, XRef: 1
Barbara Lunder Gillis has 11 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1988, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Panier handle : ANSE
5. Pen : STY
8. Small containers for liquids : CRUSES
14. Rose fruits : HIPS
18. Hit musical : CATS
19. Aunt, in Avila : TIA
20. Actor Oscar: 1898-1978 : HOMOLKA
22. Chinese nurse : AMAH
23. Part of a typing exercise : THEQUICKBROWNFOX
26. ___ dixit : IPSE
27. Gompers or Goldwyn : SAMUEL
28. Berliner's 44 Down : EIS
29. Brood of pheasants : NIDE
30. Pep up the punch : LACE
31. Poet-physician from Rutherford : WILLIAMS
34. Cava or contracta preceder : VENA
35. Fanfare : ECLAT
36. Alarm : SCARE
38. Scrams : BEATSIT
40. Carols : NOELS
41. Innocent : PURE
42. Soil aggregate : PED
43. Misfortune : ILL
44. Darling : IDOL
46. Parrots : APES
47. Norma or Charlotte : RAE
48. Troubles : AILS
50. Peace pipe : CALUMET
54. Lips : RIMS
55. Converter : ADAPTER
57. Epiphany trio : MAGI
58. Eschews : SHUNS
60. Actress Pola : NEGRI
61. Postponed : TABLED
63. Turkic or Mongolic language : ALTAIC
65. Bill : TAB
67. Glance : EYE
68. ___ d'hôtel : MAITRE
69. Architectural rib : LIERNE
70. Gentle as ___ : ALAMB
72. Firth in Scotland : MORAY
73. Tel ___ : AVIV
74. Small hand drum : TIMBREL
76. Pout : MOUE
77. Thesmothete : SENATOR
79. Pilaster : ANTA
80. MOMA display : ART
81. Small talk : CHAT
85. Companion of file : RANK
86. Curve : ARC
87. High degree : NTH
88. Desdemona's detractor : IAGO
89. Old Italian coin : SOLDO
92. " . . . ___ promise, serv'd no private end:" Pope : BROKENO
94. Scatter : STREW
95. Smart, swift equines : ARABS
96. "___ Three Lives": Philbrick : ILED
98. Half of a test name : STANFORD
100. Place : SITE
101. Privy to : INON
102. Latin I word : AMO
103. Grows : RAISES
106. Lifted an anchor : HOVE
107. Broadway's Juliet: 1934 : KATHARINECORNELL
111. Dismounted : ALIT
112. Military ornament : EPAULET
113. Emulate Bush or Dukakis : RUN
114. North Sea feeder : ELBE
115. Affirmative votes : YEAS
116. Separate seed : THRESH
117. Color of a fez : RED
118. Side dish : SLAW
1. Book of the Bible : ACTS
2. Capital of Okinawa : NAHA
3. Glasses : STEMWARE
4. Gentlemen just below knights : ESQUIRES
5. Allay : STILL
6. Obsession : TIC
7. Tibetan ox : YAK
8. Transplant expert : CHRISTIAANBARNARD
9. Aussie marsupials : ROOS
10. "Coal-ition" initials : UMW
11. "Golden Treasury" item : SONNET
12. Spritelike : ELFIN
13. Czech industrialist: 1839-1900 : SKODA
14. "___! happy land!": Hopkinson : HAILCOLUMBIA
15. Pierce : IMPALE
16. Inventor of first digital calculator : PASCAL
17. Nautical ropes : SHEETS
21. Chop : AXE
24. Ubangi feeder : UELE
25. Part of a basilica : BEMA
32. Certain girders : IBEAMS
33. Dangerous mosquito : AEDES
34. Longfellow subject : VILLAGEBLACKSMITH
35. Chemical compound : ENOL
36. Resort : SPA
37. "Kindness" container : CUP
39. Coast, in a way : SLIDE
42. Mount ___, Colo. peak : PRINCETON
44. Surface for a Sabre : ICE
45. Devonshire seaport : DARTMOUTH
49. Nimble : SPRY
51. Like lager : MALTY
52. Historic Hungarian city : EGER
53. Famed non-waiter : TIDE
54. Havoc : RUIN
56. Bond : TIE
58. Rose contemplator : STEIN
59. Sliced or diced vegetables : HARVARDBEETS
62. River in Switzerland : AARE
63. Lackaday! : ALAS
64. Of immediate interest : LIVE
65. Woolen cap : TAM
66. ___ Longa : ALBA
71. Paris subway : METRO
72. Jazzy Jelly Roll : MORTON
75. Pique : IRK
76. Any sudden aid : MANNA
78. Western art colony : TAOS
81. False topazes : CITRINES
82. A Madison Ave. method : HARDSELL
83. Ripen : AGE
84. Draw : TOW
89. Glide : SASHAY
90. Troupial : ORIOLE
91. Baltic republic : LATVIA
92. Wallace work : BENHUR
93. Scholar's collar : ETON
94. Fly high : SOAR
96. Clumsy : INAPT
97. Hindu's brass water vessel : LOTAH
99. Palm leaf : FROND
101. Harry's successor : IKE
102. Olympian once imprisoned in a jar : ARES
104. Island of isolation : ELBA
105. Ruck : SLEW
108. Companion of cakes : ALE
109. Stray : ERR
110. Snooker stick : CUE

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