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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

PRESIDENTIAL RANGE

New York Times, Sunday, October 25, 1964

1-Down : Secretary's problem.

Author:
Eugene T. Maleska
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 134, Blocks: 66, Avg Word Len: 5.60, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 549 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 131, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 17
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,565
Across
1
Cleaving tools. : FROWS
6
Sticks: Sp. : VARAS
11
Peace prize winner, 1931. : ADDAMS
17
Young Abe's milieu. : PRAIRIE
19
Like an old woman. : ANILE
20
___ Doctrine. : TRUMAN
21
N. Y.-N. J. link. : LINCOLNTUNNEL
23
Listened, in a way. : TUNEDIN
25
"Look ___." : ATME
26
Structure of 1928. : COOLIDGEDAM
28
Indonesian palm. : NIPA
29
"Apologia Pro Vita ___." : SUA
30
Takes the stump, in a way. : ORATES
31
Friable. : CRISP
33
Plural suffix. : SES
34
Disables. : MAIMS
37
Party members: Suffix. : ITES
38
T. Williams role. : STAN
39
Forum's relative. : AGORA
41
Distributed. : ALLOCATED
43
Piece of candy. : CHEW
44
Layout. : PLAN
45
Roman raiment. : TOGAE
46
Drudge. : PLOD
47
Type of exhibit. : DIORAMA
50
Riviera wear. : BIKINIS
53
Hero of "From Here to Eternity." : PREW
54
Medium that focuses. : LENS
55
___ Buren. : VAN
56
Polk's number. : ELEVEN
57
"Bad money ___ good." : DRIVESOUT
59
Polypody. : FERN
60
Roman date. : NONES
61
Structure of 1936. : HOOVERDAM
62
Pakistani city. : BANNU
63
Hamartiology subject. : SINS
64
Ingenious. : DAEDALIAN
65
___ Quezon. : MANUEL
66
Relative of "viva!" : OLE
67
"Freedom from ___." : FEAR
68
Vehicle of a sort. : TANK
69
G.P.O. machines. : SORTERS
70
Plant buds. : NODULES
72
High-pitched sound. : TING
73
Sports figure. : BERRA
74
River near Dunkerque. : YSER
75
Son of Gad. : AROD
76
11 electoral votes. : MINNESOTA
80
Type of scarf. : FICHU
82
Arthur's middle name. : ALAN
83
Herb's relative. : BERT
84
Cithara's cousins. : LYRES
85
Benjamite, in Chronicles. : IRI
86
Viol's progenitor. : REBEC
88
Eye part. : CORNEA
90
1952 initials. : AES
91
Variety. : FORM
93
The Kitchen Cabinet. : JACKSONIANS
95
___ part. : ACTA
96
Stirs up. : INCITES
98
Highest point in N.A. : MOUNTMCKINLEY
100
S. Pacific island group. : ELLICE
101
Bilko. : ERNIE
102
Spring times. : EASTERS
103
Does a realtor's job. : RELETS
104
Famous. : NOTED
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Adorn. : DRESS
Down
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Secretary's problem. : FANMAIL
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Well-known playwright. : RICE
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Granada gold. : ORO
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Aviator's okay. : WILCO
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Kelpfishes. : SENORITAS
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Arched. : VAULTED
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Namesakes of Mrs. Glenn. : ANNIES
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Outer layers. : RINDS
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"Shake ___!" : ALEG
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Choice. : SELECTED
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Reach. : ATTAIN
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Casks. : DRUMS
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Color. : DUN
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Verily. : AMEN
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Symbol of a certain business. : MADISONAVENUE
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Hidden menace. : SNIPER
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Red Cross item. : PLASMA
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Book for churchmen. : RITUAL
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Exactly. : TOATEE
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Important government agency. : NASA
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Attraction. : DRAW
32
Port in SW Spain. : PALOS
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Goals. : MOTIVES
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Biscuits. : SCONES
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Bestowing liberally. : SHOWERING
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Organization of 1866. : GAR
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Opposed: Dial. : AGIN
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Montana peak. : CLEVELAND
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Pub order. : PINT
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Want. : PRIVATION
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"Te ___." : DEUM
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1861 hero. : MARNER
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Cancels. : ANNULS
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Cabinet member, 1953. : BENSON
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Panay port. : ILOILO
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Fair thoroughfare. : KENNEDYCIRCLE
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Rouse. : PROD
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One form of financing. : LOAN
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No idler he. : DOER
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Mt. Rushmore locale: Abbr. : SDAK
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Imagine. : FANTASY
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Dutch painter. : HAAS
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Cracker container. : BARREL
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Sambar. : DEER
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Aurora's time. : MORN
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One of the Forsytes. : FLEUR
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Judged the merits of. : SENTENCED
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Show to a seat: Slang. : USH
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Snell and Beatty. : TRACKMEN
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Wood near Dunsinane. : BIRNAM
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Scot's name. : ALEC
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Deserved. : MERITED
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Wise answers. : ORACLES
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Wobble. : TEETER
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Estimates. : ASSAYS
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Name akin to Josephine. : FIFI
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Housewife, at times. : IRONER
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Humbles. : ABASES
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Scarlett's child. : BONNIE
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Throw off. : EJECT
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Teller's specialty. : COUNT
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Moroccan soldier. : ASKAR
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Famous economist. : MILL
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Town near Copenhagen. : SORO
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Workers of a sort. : ANTS
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Shoe. : TIE
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Honshu bay. : ISE

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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