It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

New York Times, Friday, February 11, 1955

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
C
2
O
3
M
4
B
5
S
6
P
7
A
8
T
9
S
10
S
11
H
12
A
13
G
14
A
M
I
E
15
H
O
U
R
I
16
T
O
U
R
17
P
O
S
T
18
M
A
S
T
E
R
19
I
A
G
O
20
P
O
S
T
E
N
T
R
Y
21
S
C
R
E
W
22
S
T
A
Y
23
M
A
K
E
R
S
24
S
25
U
26
F
27
S
Y
L
28
P
O
L
A
29
K
N
O
30
T
31
C
32
H
O
P
S
T
33
I
34
C
35
K
36
I
D
A
H
37
O
38
A
I
L
39
E
I
D
E
R
40
P
O
L
E
H
41
O
R
S
E
42
T
O
D
O
43
B
A
R
D
44
M
45
A
46
D
47
L
E
O
48
H
49
O
50
B
A
R
T
51
T
A
T
A
52
O
V
E
T
A
53
P
O
S
T
H
54
A
55
S
56
T
57
E
58
W
A
R
M
59
P
O
S
T
I
L
L
I
O
N
60
E
T
N
A
61
A
L
T
E
R
62
A
L
A
N
63
S
E
E
N
64
S
L
I
D
E
65
S
O
D
A
© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,054
Across Down
1. Purse item. : COMB
5. Ushers' garb. : SPATS
10. Dance popular in the 1930's. : SHAG
14. Pierette to Pierrot. : AMIE
15. Mohammedan nymph. : HOURI
16. Circuit. : TOUR
17. Part of Summerfield's title. : POSTMASTER
19. Shakespearean role. : IAGO
20. Item recorded tardily. : POSTENTRY
21. Metal fastener. : SCREW
22. Guy rope. : STAY
23. Creators. : MAKERS
24. Part of a word: Abbr. : SUF
27. Short for a girl's name. : SYL
28. Mrs. Rex Stout. : POLA
29. Cat's-paw or clove hitch. : KNOT
31. Oriental item. : CHOPSTICK
36. Where Shoshone Falls is. : IDAHO
38. Be indisposed. : AIL
39. Large sea duck. : EIDER
40. Draft animal. : POLEHORSE
42. Bustle. : TODO
43. W. S. : BARD
44. Foolish. : MAD
47. Actor Carroll. : LEO
48. Capital of Tasmania. : HOBART
51. Daddy: Span. : TATA
52. Mrs. Hobby. : OVETA
53. With great speed. : POSTHASTE
58. Word for Indian summer. : WARM
59. Rider on a carriage horse. : POSTILLION
60. Sicilian landmark. : ETNA
61. Make over. : ALTER
62. Senator Bible. : ALAN
63. "Remains To Be ___." : SEEN
64. Playground equipment. : SLIDE
65. Beverage. : SODA
1. Founder of Dogpatch. : CAPP
2. Melville novel. : OMOO
3. Want. : MISS
4. A fictitious Lulu. : BETT
5. Hut. : SHANTY
6. Two-cent item. : POSTALCARD
7. Rogers' rival. : AUTRY
8. Canasta card. : TREY
9. Eden's title. : SIR
10. Persevering person. : STICKATIT
11. British Air Secretary in 1940. : HOARE
12. Tool for boring. : AUGER
13. Waxes. : GROWS
18. Wardroom meal. : MESS
21. Mud volcano. : SALSE
23. Floor cleaner. : MOP
24. Gambol. : SKIP
25. Cancel. : UNDO
26. Young horse. : FOAL
28. Describing some sailing vessels. : POLEMASTED
30. Perennial thriller. : THEBATMAN
32. Pronoun. : HIS
33. Fan club hero. : IDOL
34. Yield. : CEDE
35. Liberian native. : KROO
37. Kim's last name. : OHARA
41. Supper scrap. : ORT
45. Dior realm. : ATTIRE
46. Hollywood redhead. : DAHL
48. British brothers in American revolution. : HOWES
49. Egg-shaped. : OVATE
50. European capital. : BERNE
51. "Good-bye" composer. : TOSTI
53. Register the votes of. : POLL
54. Poetic lament. : ALAS
55. Barnyard tower. : SILO
56. Amphibian. : TOAD
57. City S W of 60 Across. : ENNA
59. ___ de deux, a ballet for two. : PAS

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|