SHORE PATROL

New York Times, Sunday, September 1, 1974

Author: Gladys V. Miller
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 84, Avg Word Len: 5.17, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 526 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 100, Cheaters: 18, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
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© 1974, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Loses concentration : NAPS
5. Heat, as milk : SCALD
10. Cake or fish : ANGEL
15. Brahmin name : CABOT
16. Sun hat : TOPEE
17. Chipping or song : SPARROW
19. Bungles a rowing stroke : CATCHESACRAB
21. Church figure : CHOIRBOY
23. Old English moneys : ORAS
24. Sri ___ (Ceylon) : LANKA
25. Puny one : SHRIMP
27. Broadway sign : SRO
28. Rep. or Dem. worker : POL
29. Earth goddess : ERDA
30. Hindu cigarette : BIDI
31. Worry : STEW
32. Miss Dickinson : EMILY
35. Small islands : AITS
37. Chins : GABS
38. Butter trees : SHEAS
39. Some regions : NETHER
41. Uncertain : NOTSURE
43. Bandy words : SPAR
44. Paired : DYADIC
46. Killer whales : ORCAS
47. Invited : COURTED
50. Chesterfields : SOFAS
52. ___ crow : EAT
53. Ex-Olympics V.I.P. : BRUNDAGE
54. Church box : ARCA
57. Summery dress design : FLORAL
59. Soviet city : OREL
60. Term of address : SIRE
61. Ferrer : MEL
62. Pilgrim's head covering : COCKLEHAT
64. Moon-landing vehicle : LEM
65. Life stories, for short : BIOS
67. Item for Bill Dickey : MITT
68. Like a desert spot : OASEAN
70. Fast planes : SSTS
71. Utter folly : INSANITY
73. British V.I.P.'s : MPS
74. Nosy one : SNOOP
76. Youthful : TEENAGE
77. Famous sculpture : PIETA
79. Save's partner : SCRIMP
82. Fusses : ADOS
83. Neuter, etc. : GENDERS
85. Amounts to : TOTALS
87. Robert or Grandma : MOSES
89. True, in Paris : VRAI
90. Inlets : RIAS
92. Eastern inn : SERAI
93. Jewish month : ADAR
94. Iranian coin : RIAL
95. Girl of comics : ETTA
97. Scalpers' items, to Variety : TIX
98. Kind of room : REC
99. Tidbit for Charles Atlas : MUSSEL
101. Willows : ITEAS
102. Kind of drive or squall : LINE
103. Shirley's ship : LOLLIPOP
105. Salsifies : OYSTERPLANTS
108. Carpenters, at times : NAILERS
109. ___ example : SETAN
110. Kind of droppers : EAVES
111. Parcels out : METES
112. Facing a glacier : STOSS
113. Straight : NEAT
1. Birthrate : NATALITY
2. Basics : ABCS
3. Cry of disgust : POH
4. Stone pillar : STELE
5. Substitute : STANDIN
6. Cage bird : COCKATOO
7. Guam port : APRA
8. Yarn measure : LEA
9. Society girls : DEBS
10. Garden pests : APHIDS
11. Ruth's mother-in-law : NAOMI
12. Wrestler's forte : GRIP
13. Miscalculate : ERR
14. Jointed armor pieces : LOBSTERTAILS
15. Rebounded : CAROMED
17. Writer : SCRIBE
18. "When you ___ tulip . . . " : WOREA
19. Shade of blue : COPEN
20. Teasdale : SARA
22. Shouts of joy : YOWS
26. Metal beams : HBARS
31. Fragments : SHARDS
33. Sacred city : LHASA
34. Former name of Tokyo : YEDO
36. Blue or winning : STREAK
37. Neighbor of Mex. : GUAT
38. Glass or sugar : SPUN
40. Moroccan : RIFF
42. Did fancy needlework : SCALLOPED
43. Food or music : SOUL
45. Common mineral : CALCITE
47. Minos et al. : CRETANS
48. Plumed bird : EGRET
49. Considers : DEEMS
51. Begrimed : SOOTY
53. River Afton's scenery : BRAES
54. Circuit : AMBIT
55. French queen : REINE
56. Mean : CLOSEASACLAM
58. New soldier: Abbr. : RCT
59. Cries of surprise : OHS
63. Egg-roll time : EASTER
66. Floor smoother : SANDER
67. Marbles : MIGS
69. Night: Prefix : NOCT
70. Malice : SPITE
72. Old temple : NAOS
73. Word with skirt or bike : MINI
75. Mountain, to Greeks : OROS
77. U.S. painting family : PEALE
78. Little solos : ARIETTAS
80. Petty tyrant : MARTINET
81. Laments : PLAINTS
83. Comprehends : GRASPS
84. Fabrics : SATEENS
86. Hockey teams : SIXES
87. Earthy deposit : MARL
88. Keats's "___ Insolence" : ODEON
89. Windshield flaps : VISORS
91. Rigel or Adib : STAR
94. Pakistani coin : RUPEE
96. Western resort : ASPEN
99. Kamen of TV : MILT
100. Red figure : LOSS
101. Words of comparison : ISTO
102. Pelee product : LAVA
104. Imposture : LIE
106. Besides : YET
107. New Guinea port : LAE

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