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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

New York Times, Friday, November 29, 1991

Author:
Eugene T. Maleska
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1991, The New York TimesNo. 15,361
Across
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"Shane" hero : LADD
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Glided on ice : SLID
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Kirkpatrick's "___ of Killers" : ACAST
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"I cannot tell ___" : ALIE
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Very small : TINY
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Kind of energy : SOLAR
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THREE BLIND MICE : MCEMCEMCE
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___ a minute : AMILE
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Wade Boggs's weapon : BAT
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Actress Turner : LANA
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"___ Boy Floyd," 1960 film : PRETTY
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Have a runny nose : SNIVEL
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Robust : STOUT
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Leave off : CEASE
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Not forbidden : ALLOWED
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More bashful : SHIER
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Quay : LEVEE
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___ Claire, Wis. : EAU
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Noted TV producer : LEAR
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Peggy Lee hit: 1958 : FEVER
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Do some road work : PAVE
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Samovar : URN
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Greg Louganis is one : DIVER
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Dickens villain : SIKES
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Uneasy : RESTIVE
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Lecture material : NOTES
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Hot spots : OVENS
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Root used in salads : RADISH
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Wall Street figure : BROKER
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Speed : TEAR
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Evian is one : SPA
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Actor Moore from London : ROGER
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NO U TURNS : TRNTRNTRN
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Odds' opposite : EVENS
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Track event : RACE
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Interpret : READ
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Pee Wee of baseball : REESE
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Mimicked : APED
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Bohemian : ARTY
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Flock newcomers : LAMBS
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Northern hwy. : ALCAN
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Advisers on girth control : DIETICIANS
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A.E.S. was one : DEM
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Purloins : STEALS
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Depict : LIMN
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Ancient Peruvians : INCAS
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Recolor : DYE
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Usually : ASARULE
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Regain consciousness : COMETO
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Dismounted : ALIT
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Veteran seaman : SALT
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Canasta card : TREY
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Distinct : CLEAR
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Raftsman : POLER
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Swerve : VEER
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Mermaid or Mitre : TAVERN
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Soccer team : ELEVEN
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Group member needing aid : WEAKSISTER
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Mansard edge : EAVE
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Union collection : DUES
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Cast aspersions on : SLUR
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Roll-call answer : HERE
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Early pome fancier : EVE
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Bill picturing Lincoln : FIVER
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Spotted : PIED
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Varied : DIVERSE
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Bart, Ringo or Brenda : STARR
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Subway coins : TOKENS
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Emulated Demosthenes : ORATED
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Luggage adjunct : STRAP
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A nursery Jack : SPRAT
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Within easy reach : HANDY
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___ Rabbit : BRER
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Wander : ROVE
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Curved molding : OGEE
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Suffix with persist : ENCE
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La-la preceder : TRA
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Org. for hunters : NRA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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