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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

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New York Times, Sunday, December 20, 1964

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 136, Blocks: 66, Avg Word Len: 5.51, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 523 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 132, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 7, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 14
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,621
Across Down
1. Dean of the Democrats. : ACHESON
8. Furnish. : AFFORD
14. English poet. : GRAVES
20. Exalt. : ELEVATE
21. Scottish master of whimsy. : BARRIE
22. Part of K. P. : POLICE
23. Start of a quotation from Tennyson. : OURECHOESROLLFROMSOUL
26. An 1898 discovery. : NEON
27. Poitier's prize. : OSCAR
28. Pen name of 1820. : ELIA
29. West Coast berry. : SALAL
30. Bit. : SNIP
32. Luau features. : HULAS
34. Mailed. : SENT
36. Ordered. : BADE
37. Ike's post, 1950–52. : NATO
39. Old Irish writing system. : OGAM
41. Koran chapter. : SURA
43. ___ Bay, England. : TOR
44. Cameraman's concern. : ANGLE
46. Party of a sort. : SMOKER
48. Textile worker. : PIECER
50. Royal person. : PRESENCE
52. Duck or down. : EIDER
54. Tittle, for one. : PRO
55. Verb akin to 63 Across. : ERAT
56. Rockets. : SOARS
58. Peace Corps members, for example. : IDEALISTS
62. Water pitcher of India. : LOTA
63. Being: Lat. : ESSE
64. Early show. : MATINEE
65. Ump's cousin. : REF
67. Germany's first president. : EBERT
69. Continuation of the quotation. : TOSOULAND
71. Peer. : STARE
73. Fuel. : GAS
74. Opportunity. : OPENING
76. German colonial coin. : PESA
78. Sign on. : HIRE
79. Dior's successor. : STLAURENT
81. Lured. : LEDON
82. Catch-all abbreviation. : ETAL
83. Common suffix. : IST
84. Greek vase. : DIOTA
86. Popular singing group. : INKSPOTS
88. ___ the earth. : SALTOF
91. Inserted, as a sound effect. : CUEDIN
93. Famed movie actor. : LORRE
94. Theologian's degree. : STP
95. Christmas. : YULE
97. Shower. : RAIN
98. "La ___," Dukas ballet. : PERI
99. Money in Venice. : LIRE
101. British dude. : TOFF
103. Direct attention to. : REFER
105. Objectives. : ENDS
108. One of the Van Dorens. : IRITA
110. For the fun ___. : OFIT
112. Hawthorne's birthplace. : SALEM
114. Moorish commander. : CAID
116. End of the quotation. : GROWFOREVERANDFOREVER
120. By reason of this. : HEREAT
121. Anne Brontë subject. : TENANT
122. Tending to wear away. : EROSIVE
123. Judges. : TRIERS
124. Anc. chariot. : ESSEDA
125. Perched. : ROOSTED
1. Ages and ages. : AEON
2. Leads for Queen. : CLUES
3. Bittern. : HERON
4. "Sunset and ___ . . . " : EVENINGSTAR
5. Black Hawk, for one. : SAC
6. Galba's successor. : OTHO
7. City in SW Missouri. : NEOSHO
8. Favorite son. : ABSALOM
9. Medleys. : FARRAGOES
10. Companion of to. : FRO
11. Wreath on a knight's helmet. : ORLE
12. Brooklets. : RILLS
13. Stands uo to. : DEFIES
14. Mail center: Abbr. : GPO
15. Gypsies. : ROMS
16. Famous race horse. : ALSAB
17. Profane. : VIOLATE
18. Where Guayaquil is. : ECUADOR
19. Tradesman. : SELLER
24. Old French coin. : ECU
25. Made hastily. : RANUP
31. Far from ruddy. : PALE
33. H. H. Munro. : SAKI
35. Baseball hit. : TRIPLE
38. Term in grammar. : TENSE
40. Opposite of lateral. : MEDIAL
42. Condors' homes. : AERIES
44. Mexican weights. : ARROBAS
45. Most adroit. : NEATEST
46. Green no more. : SEASONED
47. Bureaucratic problem. : REDTAPE
49. Kind of lettuce. : COS
50. Son of Eber. : PELEG
51. British apple seller. : COSTER
53. Checked. : REINEDIN
57. Obtained from lac, copal, etc. : RESINIC
59. "Dombey ___." : ANDSON
60. Turncoat. : TRAITOR
61. Notched. : SERRATE
64. Noggin. : MUG
66. Believes. : FEELS
68. Brown and crunchy. : TOASTY
70. Traveling. : ONTOUR
72. Source of the quotation. : THEPRINCESS
75. Baseball term. : PUTOUT
77. Talus. : ANKLE
80. Tiny: Dial. : LIL
81. Start of speech. : LADIESAND
85. Shred. : TEAR
87. "And they were ___ afraid." : SORE
88. Swizzle stick. : STIRRER
89. Presumptive. : APRIORI
90. Story. : FLOOR
92. Spanish princess. : INFANTA
94. Flimsy. : SLIGHT
96. Worn out. : EFFETE
98. Like better. : PREFER
100. Vanity case. : ETWEE
102. Game like handball. : FIVES
104. Antiquity: Poet. : ELD
106. Ship's crane. : DAVIT
107. "Jumblies" vessel. : SIEVE
109. Out yonder. : AFAR
111. Shoe sizes. : TENS
113. Premier of Italy. : MORO
115. A famous Scott. : DRED
117. Military group. : OTS
118. Rachel's nickname. : RAE
119. Marsupial, for short. : ROO

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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