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New York Times, Thursday, August 22, 1974

Author:
Stephen Kahan
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { F J K Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 243 (avg 1.26)
Open Squares: 92, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0
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© 1974, The New York TimesNo. 9,140

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Sky Altar : ARA
4. Beanery item for dunkers : DONUT
9. S.A. rodents : PACAS
14. Debussy subject : MER
15. Type of setter : IRISH
16. Firehouse sound : ALARM
17. Gown color : ALICEBLUE
19. Miss Shearer : NORMA
20. Oblique glance : LEER
21. Caspian, etc. : SEAS
22. Go onstage : ENTER
23. Like most fences : GATED
25. Cover : LID
27. Polite guy : GENT
28. Famed dancer : ASTAIRE
31. Family member : SIS
33. Trygve : LIE
34. Ignoble quality : MEANNESS
36. Poughkeepsie campus : VASSAR
38. Many-legged insect : CENTIPEDE
40. "Carmen" figure : TORERO
43. Did backyard work : GARDENED
47. Time period : ERA
48. Small quantity : SIP
50. Like a surgeon's hands : STERILE
51. Best man's burden : RING
53. Farm creature : RAM
55. Miss Adoree : RENEE
56. Choral piece : MOTET
58. Falls behind : LAGS
61. Take a photo : SNAP
62. Girl's name : ILENE
63. Chauffeur's milieu : LIMOUSINE
65. ___ Haute : TERRE
66. Unsuited : INEPT
67. Age : EON
68. West German City : ESSEN
69. Like some forests : DENSE
70. Certain students: Abbr. : SRS
Down
1. Mixture : AMALGAM
2. Let go : RELEASE
3. Short melody : ARIETTA
4. Shaping tool : DIE
5. Spheres : ORBS
6. Lake Victoria outlet : NILE
7. Commonplace : USUAL
8. Dissertation : THESIS
9. Window part : PANE
10. In the course of : ALONG
11. World combines : CARTELS
12. Erivan's land : ARMENIA
13. More fashionable : SMARTER
18. Cord used in falconry : CREANCE
24. Eateries : DINERS
26. Deflect : DIVERT
29. French painter : RENOIR
30. Superlative ending : EST
32. More deplorable : SADDER
35. One's John Hancock: Abbr. : SIG
37. Tea-leaf reader : SEERESS
39. Ballet step : PAS
40. Exterminator's target : TERMITE
41. Bright birds : ORIOLES
42. Bombastic speakers : RANTERS
44. Simpletons : NINNIES
45. Miss Holm : ELEANOR
46. Becomes more profound : DEEPENS
49. Wan : PALLID
52. Category : GENRE
54. Famed battleship : MAINE
57. Young age : TEEN
59. U. S. agents : GMEN
60. Drenches : SOPS
64. U. S. Indian : UTE

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