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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

New York Times, Tuesday, November 17, 1992

Author:
Eugene T. Maleska
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J K V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1992, The New York TimesNo. 15,715
Across
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"Dream Children" author : LAMB
5
Assumption : ALSOB
10
Radio's "The Easy ___" : ACES
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Here, in Havana : AQUI
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Start of a Yale song : BOOLA
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"Fiesque" composer : LALO
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Certain cheaters : SUNGLASSES
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Boss on a shield : UMBO
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College town on San Francisco Bay : SANMATEO
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Alley yowler : TOMCAT
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Redolence : ODOR
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"In hoc ___ vinces" : SIGNO
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SAG ex-president : ASNER
27
Seaman's guide : POLARIS
30
American dogwood : OSIER
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"The Rights of Man" author : PAINE
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G.I.'s decoration : DSC
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Petite chorine : PONY
35
C.I.A. head : GATES
36
Loma's kin : MESA
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Our lang. : ENG
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Nereids' mother : DORIS
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Summer TV fare : RERUN
40
Use a pediculicide : DELOUSE
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Uptight : TENSE
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Use Artgum : ERASE
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Surpass : BEAT
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Willow green : RESEDA
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J.F.K. tenants : AIRLINES
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Close-sleeved vestments : ALBS
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Nonstop talker : MOTORMOUTH
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Decree : FIAT
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Make jubilant : ELATE
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Columbus's pet name for the Santa Clara : NINA
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Darnel : TARE
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Attacked : RANAT
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Command to Fido : STAY
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Colleen : LASS
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Pastel shade : AQUA
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Famed Michigan State coach : MUNN
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"The ___," Dos Passos novel : BIGMONEY
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Nuisance terminator: Law : ABATOR
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Schlimazel : LOSER
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Tolerable : SOSO
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Violinist Bull : OLE
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Strongholds : BASTIONS
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Shields's status at Princeton : ALUMNA
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Modern devices for home movies : CAMCORDERS
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Exile isle : ELBA
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Lampblack : SOOT
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I.L.A. man : LADER
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Eye cheesecake : OGLE
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Double agents : SPIES
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Unanimously : ASONE
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Dating place : SINGLESBAR
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Bone of contention : ISSUE
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Employ radar : SCAN
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Newspaper page : OPED
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C. Porter song: 1929 : PAREE
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Panay native : ATI
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Filmy cobweb : GOSSAMER
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Alludes to : MENTIONS
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Couple : DUAD
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Kingdom : REALM
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Tragedy by Voltaire : ORESTE
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Harness ring : TERRET
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Flora and fauna : BIOTA
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Topless craft : RAFT
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Pen name of 1 Across : ELIA
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___ impasse : ATAN
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Opposite of jour : NUIT
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Borough near Pittsburgh : ETNA
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"Masterpiece" on wheels : SHAY
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Biographer Winslow : OLA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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