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New York Times, Monday, December 13, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.64, Missing: { F J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 245 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 7, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,157
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1. Rebuke : SLAP
5. Prank : CAPER
10. Kind of dish or effect : SIDE
14. Bean : LIMA
15. Nimble : AGILE
16. Burl : IVES
17. Former singing brothers : AMES
18. Talmadge : NORMA
19. Wyatt : EARP
20. Pressures : TENSIONS
22. Art : CARNEY
24. Beverages : ADES
25. Commotion : STIR
26. Lunts' milieu : STAGE
29. Safekeeping : STORAGE
32. Foundation supports : PILES
33. Conservative : TORY
34. Paper measures: Abbr. : RMS
36. Mexican rahs : OLES
37. Kind of dance : TAP
38. Fractional prefix : SEMI
39. Thrice: Prefix : TER
40. Twixt 12 and 20 : TEEN
42. Harden : STEEL
43. Raged : STORMED
45. An ___ the ground : EARTO
46. Umbrella parts : RIBS
47. Lame : HALT
49. One-celled animal : AMOEBA
52. Isolates : SECLUDES
56. Squealed, gang style : SANG
57. Weapon : SPEAR
59. Current : TIDE
60. Broz : TITO
61. Gape at : STARE
62. "'Twas ___ thus" : EVER
63. Soon : ANON
64. Gridiron measures : YARDS
65. Dispatched : SENT
1. Wood strip : SLAT
2. Fruit : LIME
3. Sobeit : AMEN
4. Northwest and others : PASSAGES
5. Craft : CANOE
6. Greek contests : AGONS
7. Moslem saints : PIRS
8. Slippery ___ : ELM
9. Atomic pile : REACTOR
10. Jagged mountain chain : SIERRA
11. Russian name : IVAN
12. "___ Mable" : DERE
13. Catch sight of : ESPY
21. Roman date : IDES
23. Sprightly : AIRY
25. Bus-loaded area : STOP
26. Stain : SPOT
27. Roof pieces : TILES
28. Warn : ALERT
29. Position : STAND
30. Garson : GREER
31. Irish patriot : EMMET
35. Missile nest : SILO
37. Golf setups : TEES
38. Legislative output : STATUTES
40. Old N.Y. paper, for short : TRIB
41. Consulate's big brother : EMBASSY
42. Win acceptance : SELL
44. Mount Hood's state : OREGON
47. Got wind of : HEARD
48. Land holdings : ACRES
49. Movie dog : ASTA
50. Marjorie of films : MAIN
51. Preposition : ONTO
52. Scorch : SEAR
53. Swan or gainer : DIVE
54. Anthony : EDEN
55. Mural painter : SERT
58. School org. : PTA

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