New York Times, Thursday, September 20, 1984

Author: Shirley Soloway
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { F J Q U X }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
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1. What some cons are taking : RAPS
5. Fernando or Lorenzo : LAMAS
10. Outdoor greenery : LAWN
14. Enthusiasm : ELAN
15. Likeness : IMAGE
16. Girlfriend, to Françoise : AMIE
17. Rate of exchange : AGIO
18. Its capital is Niamey : NIGER
19. Broadway musical : NINE
20. Daughter of Jackie or Grace : CAROLINE
22. More sunburned : REDDER
24. Letters of recommendation : TESTIMONIALS
26. Those who change their religion : VERTS
27. Something to remember : ALAMO
31. Occur : HAPPEN
35. Morning hrs. : AMS
37. Cousin of the heron : IBIS
38. Takes into custody : ARRESTS
40. Causes unhappiness : SADDENS
42. Jerusalem : ZION
43. Between Aug. and Oct. : SEP
45. Mexican's snooze : SIESTA
46. Bushbuck's kin : ELAND
48. Relative of a rail : CRAKE
50. Orderly : SYSTEMATICAL
56. Small sofa : SETTEE
59. Did nothing about : SATSTILL
60. Brainstorm : IDEA
61. Gland: Comb. form : ADENO
63. "___ boy!" : ATTA
64. Force : DINT
65. "Cielito ___," Spanish song : LINDO
66. Ponce de ___ : LEON
67. Suffix with kitchen : ETTE
68. He's up to no good : SATAN
69. Approximately : ORSO
1. Respond to a stimulus : REACT
2. Seaweeds : ALGAE
3. Braces : PAIRS
4. Nose : SNOOT
5. Balms for pains and sprains : LINIMENTS
6. Key for a Grieg concerto : AMINOR
7. Purplish-red : MAGENTA
8. Stone or Iron : AGE
9. ___ do Mar, Brazilian range : SERRA
10. Election Day rout : LANDSLIDE
11. In the center of : AMID
12. Scuppernong, e.g. : WINE
13. ___-do-well : NEER
21. G. Stein's "Three ___" : LIVES
23. Guido's high note : ELA
25. Doctrines : ISMS
28. Lincoln and Burrows : ABES
29. Large amount : MINT
30. Greek peak : OSSA
31. Slight confusion : HAZE
32. Seed covering : ARIL
33. Indonesian boat : PROA
34. Sugar Bowl winner: 1983 : PENNSTATE
36. University city in Canada : SASKATOON
39. Schismatic group : SECT
41. Restricts calories : DIETS
44. Introduce : PRESENT
47. Tint : DYE
49. Kate Jackson role on TV : AMANDA
51. Closes securely : SEALS
52. ___-Greeks, Uniat group : ITALO
53. Policeman, at times : CITER
54. Chorus section : ALTOS
55. S.A. Plain : LLANO
56. Hip's locale : SIDE
57. Prepare for publication : EDIT
58. Saharan shelter : TENT
62. Day, in Madrid : DIA

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