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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

New York Times, Wednesday, November 19, 1958

Author:
Eugene T. Maleska
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,431
Across
1. A discovery of 1492. : CUBA
5. Calling ___. : CARD
9. Cut of beef. : SHANK
14. Native of a sheikdom. : ARAB
15. Pulitzer Prize novelist of 1957. : AGEE
16. Wore. : HADON
17. Cosmetic item. : FACECREAM
19. 10-point typewriter type. : ELITE
20. Leather for sports goods. : ELK
21. Popular stage fare since 1878. : HMSPINAFORE
23. Turn or twist. : SLUE
25. Depot: Abbr. : STA
26. Ibsen character. : ASE
27. Traduce. : MALIGN
29. Organized group: Abbr. : ASSN
31. Host at Valhalla. : ODIN
32. Extinct relatives of elephants. : MASTODONS
37. Heptagons have seven. : SIDES
39. Longear. : ASS
40. A light scarf or coverlet. : THROW
41. Kind of shorthand symbol. : STENOTYPE
43. Sea lettuce. : ALGA
44. Koran chapter. : SURA
45. Most skilled. : ABLEST
47. Stadium plaudit. : RAH
49. Addition to a book: Abbr. : APP
51. Chesterfield. : SOFA
52. Certain compositors. : LINOTYPISTS
55. Manufacturers' group. : NAM
58. Historic Ethiopian town. : ADOWA
59. Expressing sorrow. : LAMENTING
61. Utah's second largest city. : OGDEN
62. At all. : EVER
63. Science of the stars: Abbr. : ASTR
64. Soothsayers. : SEERS
65. Stitched. : SEWN
66. Enemies of the Pueblos. : UTES
Down
1. Place to eat. : CAFE
2. Eurasian range. : URAL
3. Retrogress. : BACKSLIDE
4. Nancy Hanks' son. : ABE
5. Opera role. : CARMEN
6. "His acts being seven ___." : AGES
7. Harvests. : REAPS
8. After-dinner beverage. : DEMITASSE
9. Useful African tree. : SHEA
10. Mixture of milk and cream. : HALFANDHALF
11. Word of farewell. : ADIOS
12. ___ Dame. : NOTRE
13. Joint. : KNEE
18. Engine exhaust sound. : CHUG
22. Noted cartoonist. : NAST
24. Surprise for the bride-to-be. : LINENSHOWER
27. Bryophyte. : MOSS
28. Colliery entrance. : ADIT
30. Obstinate: Dial. : SOT
32. Plants with white blossoms. : MAYAPPLES
33. Viper. : ASP
34. Supporter of Louis Philippe's family. : ORLEANIST
35. Eggy drinks. : NOGS
36. Hit hard. : SWAT
38. French coin. : SOU
42. Lazy Susan. : TRAY
45. Aft. : ASTERN
46. Familiar contraction for a petty officer. : BOSN
47. Crest. : RIDGE
48. Positive electric terminal. : ANODE
50. River into the Adriatic. : PIAVE
52. Neighbor of Burma. : LAOS
53. Summer acquisitions. : TANS
54. Duck adroit at diving. : SMEW
56. ___ bellum. : ANTE
57. Business men: Abbr. : MGRS
60. Greek letter. : TAU

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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