Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska 

New York Times, Wednesday, November 9, 1983

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 2, Spans: 1
Eugene T. Maleska has 194 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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Across Down
1. Fountain drink : COLA
5. Barton or Bow : CLARA
10. Cyclotron item : ATOM
14. U.S.S.R. river : URAL
15. Union chapter : LOCAL
16. Dalai ___ : LAMA
17. Riddle: Why is this discard like music? : BANANAPEEL
19. Cause of A's, F's, etc. : EXAM
20. Made well liked : ENDEARED
21. Dominion : EMPIRE
23. Sun. talk : SER
24. Harvest : CROP
25. Least ruddy : PALEST
29. Humanitarian, to a cynic : DOGOODER
33. Yoga squat : ASANA
34. "___ fan tutte" : COSI
35. Before, to the Bard : ERE
36. With 58 Across, riddle answer : IFYOUDONTCSHARP
40. A Crenshaw concern : LIE
41. Methuselah's longevity rival : ENOS
42. Kind of guard : COLOR
43. Trollop : STRUMPET
46. Batista's ouster : CASTRO
47. Symbol of purity : LILY
48. Vandalize : MAR
49. Capri's Blue ___ : GROTTO
52. Feelings of discomfort : MALAISES
57. Gale sound : ROAR
58. See 36 Across : YOULLBFLAT
60. Wagner heroine : ELSA
61. A Peron on B'way : EVITA
62. Light effect : AURA
63. Volstead's opponents : WETS
64. Dickens-Tennyson women : DORAS
65. Camper's covering : TENT
1. Erno Rubik's puzzler : CUBE
2. N African port : ORAN
3. Bring in a bass : LAND
4. Armor's wings : ALAE
5. Wine from Bordeaux : CLARET
6. Gaited saddle animal : LOPER
7. Made a perfect serve : ACED
8. Sally Field role : RAE
9. Sensitive to ragweed, e.g. : ALLERGIC
10. Syrian city : ALEPPO
11. TV sitcom : TAXI
12. Poet translated by FitzGerald : OMAR
13. R. Russell role : MAME
18. Bahamian capital : NASSAU
22. Alley Oop's homeland : MOO
24. Shoppers' concerns : COSTS
25. Water carriers : PAILS
26. ___ as a fiddle : ASFIT
27. Biddie or stratum : LAYER
28. Em's two followers : ENO
29. "___ disturb" : DONOT
30. Officiated at blackjack : DEALT
31. Infielder's boot : ERROR
32. Printer's proof, for short : REPRO
34. N.Y.'s ___ Island : CONEY
37. Spread out troops : DEPLOYED
38. Sacred beetle : SCARAB
39. Cries of surprise : HOS
44. Extremists : ULTRAS
45. Inst. near Harvard : MIT
46. Memorable soprano : CALLAS
48. Gozo's neighbor : MALTA
49. Sprouted : GREW
50. Hamlet or Macbeth : ROLE
51. Brewer's oven : OAST
52. Alaskan glacier : MUIR
53. "___ first . . . " : IFAT
54. Veer; twist : SLUE
55. Deserve : EARN
56. R.b.i. or e.r.a. : STAT
59. Ab ___ (from the start) : OVO

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