Louise Earnest
Louise Earnest 

MENAGERIE

New York Times, Sunday, September 5, 1982

Author: Louise Earnest
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 162, Blocks: 90, Avg Word Len: 5.42, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 659 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 149, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 14, XRef: 3
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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Senate, e.g. : BODY
5. Pasty cement : MASTIC
11. Certain art works : PIETAS
17. Political position : LEFT
21. Med.-sch. subject : ANAT
22. Celia's alias in "A.Y.L.I." : ALIENA
23. Carried away : ENRAPT
24. Ornamental case : ETUI
25. Little Bighorn victor : SITTINGBULL
27. Sellers role : PINKPANTHER
29. Entombs : INURNS
30. Robe for Octavia : STOLA
32. Item for Weiskopf : TEE
33. Scuffle : TUSSLE
34. Assyrian's tongue : SEMITIC
36. Pippin's heart : CORE
38. Dominant : STRONG
40. Quite a different matter : AHORSEOFANOTHERCOLOR
47. Murray of silents : MAE
50. Legislate : ENACT
51. Puppeteer Allison : FRAN
52. Sigma : ESS
53. See 61 Across : ARE
54. Ending for patriot or ideal : ISM
55. Seaport on Okinawa : NAHA
57. Pierre's well-wishers : AMIS
59. Describing the Holy See : PAPAL
61. With 53 and 100 Across, 1928 song : MYBLACKBIRDS
66. Chintzy felines, à la Field : CALICOCATS
70. Seaport on Panay : ILOILO
71. Bit of horn tissue : SCUR
72. Imbue with new vigor : REVITALIZE
73. Sockeye and coho : SALMONS
75. Uncover : BARE
77. Moreno of baseball : OMAR
78. Burgess's well-known first line : INEVERSAWAPURPLECOW
85. "___ Rhythm" : IGOT
86. Public : OPEN
87. " . . . from the lazy finger ___": Shak. : OFAMAID
90. Crab or lobster : CRUSTACEAN
95. Recorded proceedings : ACTA
98. Osage, for one : ORANGE
99. Locomotives : IRONHORSES
100. See 61 Across : BLUEBIRDSNOW
102. Drain : SEWER
103. Puerto ___ : RICO
105. Stepped on : TROD
106. Hot time in Paree : ETE
107. Cooler : ADE
108. Meet : SIT
111. Soho bunk : DOSS
113. Hanker after : CRAVE
116. Singer Acuff : ROY
117. Malicious hypocrite : WOLFINSHEEPSCLOTHING
123. Archons' kin : EDILES
124. Brain tissue : TELA
125. Sonnet sections : OCTAVES
129. Leopold III's bride: 1926 : ASTRID
132. Engr.'s degree : BCE
134. Discourage : DETER
137. How banshees wail : EERILY
138. Howard Hughes's seaplane : SPRUCEGOOSE
141. Diversionary tactics : REDHERRINGS
143. Bellow : SAUL
144. Meager : SPARSE
145. Physiologist Mosso: 1846–1910 : ANGELO
146. Sing like Ella : SCAT
147. Eurydice's abode : TREE
148. Approach collapse : TOTTER
149. Hard and cold : STEELY
150. Pronoun : HERS
1. Foundation : BASIS
2. Cat-___-tails : ONINE
3. Fact : DATUM
4. Powder used in color TV tubes : YTTRIA
5. O'Hara's Tara, for one : MANSION
6. Trig cousin : ALG
7. Kinsmen : SIBS
8. Native of Ger. : TEUT
9. ___ parentis : INLOCO
10. Cancel : CALLOFF
11. Zip : PEP
12. "What's ___ for me?" : INIT
13. Composer Bloch : ERNEST
14. "___ 'A' Train": 1941 song : TAKETHE
15. Vol.'s supplement : APP
16. Parts of turbines : STATORS
17. Met fan's entreaty : LETSGO
18. Ordinal endings : ETHS
19. Peat, e.g. : FUEL
20. Flag : TIRE
26. Dog ___ manger : INTHE
28. "___ Dimittis," old hymn : NUNC
31. Macaws : ARARAS
35. Fussbudget : CRANK
37. Town of Judah : ENAM
39. ___ judicata : RES
41. Scotch fiddles : SCABS
42. Code of morals : ETHIC
43. In the bag : ONICE
44. World's highest capital : LAPAZ
45. Emulate Cicero : ORATE
46. Electrical units : RELS
47. Actresses Hines and Kennedy : MIMIS
48. Places of refuge : ASYLA
49. Surgeons' concerns : EMBOLI
56. Curaçao's neighbor : ARUBA
58. Relish : SAVOR
59. Tammany man : POL
60. Chemical prefix : ACI
62. Delineate : LIMN
63. Tub plant : ALOE
64. Banquet in Bologna : CONVITO
65. Remove money from an account : DRAWON
67. Like Dali's watches : LIMP
68. ___-Turkish War: 1911–12 : ITALO
69. Attend to : CAREFOR
72. The 21st Amendment : REPEAL
74. Stogie : SEGAR
76. It may be bum : RAP
79. Army missiles : ROCS
80. It, too, may be bum : STEER
81. Like a diamond in the rough : UNCUT
82. Joker : CARD
83. Medical suffixes : OMAS
84. Less ruddy : WANNER
88. "___ prepare a place . . . " : IGOTO
89. "The School and Society" author : DEWEY
90. Statement of faith : CREDO
91. Spur part : ROWEL
92. French article : UNE
93. Wall St. abbr. : SHR
94. In reserve : ASIDE
96. Like a stubborn hombre : TERCO
97. Cancel a space trip : ABORT
99. " . . . ere ___ Elba" : ISAW
100. Ran the show : BOSSED
101. Hell's Canyon is here : IDAHO
104. Egyptian Christian : COPT
108. Most derisive, in a way : SNIDEST
109. Nfld. or Icel. : ISL
110. What not to rock or miss : THEBOAT
112. Whites of the eyes : SCLERAS
114. Sovereign's deputy : VICEROY
115. Word on a door : ENTER
118. Ruler : FERULE
119. Of the ego's source : IDIC
120. Convoy : ESCORT
121. Hidden : LATENT
122. Gaudy : GARISH
126. Edwards or Lombardi : VINCE
127. "King Olaf" composer : ELGAR
128. Networks of R.R.'s : SYSTS
129. Staff mem. : ASST
130. Coast Guard acronym : SPAR
131. Make plumb : TRUE
133. Quiddity, in a way : ESSE
135. Selvage : EDGE
136. Syngman ___ : RHEE
139. Where to buy stps. : GPO
140. Ending for auction : EER
142. Pipe joint : ELL

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