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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

New York Times, Wednesday, October 13, 1954

Author:
Eugene T. Maleska
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1954, The New York TimesNo. 1,933
Across
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Naive person. : BABE
5
They take bows. : CAST
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Olympus dweller. : ARES
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Sea east of the Caspian. : ARAL
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Get news, pictures, etc., in journalism. : COVER
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Form. : MODE
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Aromatic oil. : BALM
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Scene of Old Vic performance. : OPERAHOUSE
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South American. : ANDEAN
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Took back. : RECANTED
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Girl's name. : ERICA
24
Gov. Russell's state: Abbr. : NEV
25
French general. : ELY
26
New telephone device for housewives. : HEADSET
28
Mild yellow cheese. : EDAM
30
Former name of Mongolian capital. : URGA
31
"Crossroads" state: Abbr. : IND
33
Downy. : NAPPY
37
World Series pitcher. : SALVATOREMAGLIE
41
Playwright of Belasco's day. : KLEIN
42
Sen. Symington. : STU
43
Wendy's dog. : NANA
44
Contents of a shaker. : SALT
47
Guidance counselor. : ADVISER
49
Objective. : AIM
52
Mamie belongs to it. : DAR
53
Football maneuver. : SHIFT
54
Authoress Ward's topic in '46. : SNAKEPIT
57
Indochina, Korea, etc. : ORIENT
60
Belmont machine. : PARIMUTUEL
62
Company. : CREW
63
Home of 36,000 Sooners. : ENID
64
German cake. : TORTE
65
Of the air: Comb. from. : AERI
66
Point Four fights it. : NEED
67
A cross with a loop at the top. : ANKH
68
Jogging pace. : TROT
Down
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Patriarch's title. : BABA
2
Irish island group. : ARAN
3
He adorns the U. S. seal. : BALDEAGLE
4
Author of "But We Were Born Free." : ELMERDAVIS
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Man on the beat. : COP
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Say it and mean it. : AVER
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Part of H. S. H. : SERENE
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Followed a clue. : TRACED
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Sun god. : AMON
10
Milkman's rounds. : ROUTE
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One of the Fords. : EDSEL
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Down at the heel. : SEEDY
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Fanciful notion. : CONCEIT
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Batista's capital. : HAVANA
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Sloths. : AIS
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Atomic number: Abbr. : ATNO
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Covering of a seed. : HUSK
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Of an age. : ERAL
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Song of rhapsody and praise. : MAGNIFICAT
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Ph.D.'s. : DRS
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An AFL member. : PLASTERER
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Symbol of Maine. : PINE
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New ___. : YEAR
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Garland. : ANADEM
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Greek letters. : ETAS
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Road hazard. : MUDHOLE
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Flying island, in "Gulliver's Travels." : LAPUTA
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Sea god. : TRITON
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Man: Latin. : VIR
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Quivering. : ASPEN
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Foolish. : INANE
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Actress Wilson. : MARIE
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Pirate William. : KIDD
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Native of Ankara. : TURK
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Gourmet detective. : NERO
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Upbraid. : TWIT
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Ordinal suffix. : ETH

Answer summary: 7 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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