Alfio Micci
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SAYINGS ACCOUNT

New York Times, Sunday, September 11, 1977

Author: Alfio Micci
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 94, Avg Word Len: 5.12, Missing: { F J X Z }, Scrabble score: 626 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 153, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 12, XRef: 0
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© 1977, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Gorge : CHASM
6. ___ da Gama : VASCO
11. Moslem judge : CADI
15. Fescue or rye : GRASS
20. Logrolling contest : ROLEO
21. Detest : ABHOR
22. Of the ear : OTIC
23. Rajah's spouse : RANEE
24. Love : ALLCONQUEROR
27. Slow and steady : RACEWINNER
29. Tunis ruler : BEY
30. Wakened : ROUSED
31. French seat of learning : ECOLE
33. Cat variety : ANGORA
34. Moslem prince : EMEER
35. In unison : ASONE
36. Faction : SIDE
37. Globe : ORB
40. Patriotic org. : DAR
41. Old-womanish : ANILE
42. Mal de ___ : TETE
43. Name : DUB
46. Edge: Abbr. : MARG
48. Rolling stone : NOMOSSGATHERER
52. Grapes : UVA
53. Soap plants : AMOLES
55. Fred or Steve : ALLEN
56. Oklahoma city : ENID
57. Smudge : BLUR
58. "Grand ___" : HOTEL
59. "The King ___" : ANDI
60. Ohio city : AKRON
62. "Un ___ in Maschera" : BALLO
63. Residue : ASHES
64. Still waters : DEEPRUNNERS
67. Kind of renewal : URBAN
68. French possessive : SES
69. Max or Buddy : BAER
70. French wave : ONDE
71. Merchant ship : ARGOSY
72. Vichy marshal : PETAIN
75. Bishop's headdress : MITRE
76. Harmless hawk : OSPREY
78. Connecticut submarine base : GROTON
80. Sheltered, at sea : ALEE
81. Second : ABET
82. British lawmakers: Abbr. : MPS
85. Scottish man of property : LAIRD
86. Cain's postman : TWICERINGER
90. Tire : SPARE
92. Was flirtatious : OGLED
93. Lent a hand : AIDED
94. Alpine stream : AARE
95. Subway item : TOKEN
96. Troubles : WOES
97. Teen-ager's bane : ACNE
98. Cavaradossi, Tosca's lover : MARIO
100. Fondle : CARESS
101. Fifth-largest cont. : EUR
102. Charity : ATHOMEBEGINNER
106. Corner : TREE
107. Wall Street abbr. : RTS
108. Turns down : NOES
109. Musical symbols : NOTES
110. Scotch denial : NAE
112. Criterion: Abbr. : STD
113. Takes the blue ribbon : WINS
114. Insults : SLURS
115. Powders : TALCS
117. Achaean League member : SPARTA
120. Fine violin : AMATI
121. Art objects : CURIOS
122. Friend, in Nice : AMI
125. All the world : LOVERLOVER
127. New broom : CLEANSWEEPER
130. Jong : ERICA
131. Wampum : PEAG
132. Court decree : ARRET
133. Not a soul : NOONE
134. Office furniture : DESKS
135. Land unit : ACRE
136. Lavishes love on : DOTES
137. Over : ENDED
1. Zodiac sign : CRAB
2. Golf course unit : HOLE
3. Friend : ALLY
4. Like certain wines : SEC
5. Anchored : MOORED
6. Cowboy, Spanish style : VAQUERO
7. Mistreat : ABUSE
8. Transparent : SHEER
9. Wood measure : CORD
10. Spanish gold : ORO
11. Crown : CORONET
12. "___ of Two Cities" : ATALE
13. Game pieces : DICE
14. Chill : ICE
15. Organ ___ : GRINDER
16. Gamut : RANGE
17. Part of A.D. : ANNO
18. Prophet : SEER
19. Evening, in Naples : SERA
25. ___ land : NOMANS
26. Call it quits : RESIGN
28. Bided one's time : WAITED
32. Soft drink : COLA
35. Faulkner character : ANSE
36. Small finches : SERINS
37. Sioux : OMAHAS
38. Branching : RAMOSE
39. Too many cooks : BROTHSPOILERS
41. "There's many ___ . . . " : ASLIP
42. Meaning : TENOR
43. All work and no play : DULLBOYMAKERS
44. Palate lobes : UVULAS
45. Noble rank : BARONY
47. Kind of club : GLEE
49. Wee fellow, in Eire : MANEEN
50. Partner of wiser : OLDER
51. Roll-call word : HERE
54. City transportation : ELS
57. River boat : BARGE
59. Louisiana Indians : ADAI
60. Gromyko : ANDREI
61. Joint : KNEE
62. Aaron or Raymond : BURR
65. Muddied : ROILED
66. ___ den Linden : UNTER
69. Taboo : BAN
71. Likely : APT
73. Creatures: Fr. : ETRES
74. Mrs. Lincoln's maiden name : TODD
75. Aromatic spice : MACE
76. Titania's spouse : OBERON
77. Arid : SERE
78. Scowl : GLOWER
79. Stew : RAGOUT
81. Encore! : AGAIN
83. Adjust earlier : PRESET
84. Felt : SENSED
86. Buckles : TACHES
87. Bowery figures : WINOS
88. The same: Lat. : IDEM
89. Nostril : NARIS
90. R.R. stop : STA
91. Wine : PORT
97. Dissonant : ATONAL
98. Kind of system : METRIC
99. A long time : AGES
100. City on the Vistula : CRACOW
102. "___ Dance" : ANITRAS
103. Do a photographer's job : ENLARGE
104. Match : BOUT
105. Signs up : ENLISTS
111. Early Christian : ESSENE
113. Road mishap : WRECK
114. Defamation : SMEAR
115. Australian tree : TUART
116. Female water buffalo : ARNEE
117. Logger's travois : SLED
118. Minute opening : PORE
119. Rara ___ : AVIS
120. With, in Tours : AVEC
121. Kingfish : CERO
122. Footless one : APOD
123. Writing on the wall : MENE
124. Enraged : IRED
126. W.W. II agency : OPA
128. Boy : LAD
129. Long period : EON

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