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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

New York Times, Thursday, February 20, 1958

Author:
Eugene T. Maleska
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,159
Across
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Browne and Hill. : SAMS
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Melange. : OLIO
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Shipment to a paper mill. : RAGS
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Echoic word for sound. : PLOP
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Forward. : SEND
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Insular speck. : ISLET
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Helper. : ALLY
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Zoo structure. : CAGE
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Milking, for one. : CHORE
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Disencumber. : RID
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Goes outdoors. : TAKESTHEAIR
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Scamp's tricks. : KNAVERY
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Parallel lines on the cathode-ray tube. : RASTER
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"___ de Bohème." : LAVIE
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Leo's lodge. : LAIR
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Nautical direction. : SSE
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Yale and others. : ELIS
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Naval air base in California. : ALAMEDA
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Guatemalan, for example. : LATINAMERICAN
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Natural. : ARTLESS
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Too (much): Fr. : TROP
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C. P. A. : ACC
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Winged figure, in art. : AMOR
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Helicopter blade. : ROTOR
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Seaside promenade. : MARINA
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Of bulls. : TAURINE
50
Yves St. Laurent creation. : EVENINGGOWN
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Fleet and Fulton: Abbr. : STS
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Blessed: Lat. : BEATA
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Saint ___. : ELMO
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Air Force Base at Cape Cod. : OTIS
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Incendiarism. : ARSON
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Rise high. : REAR
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Stay: Poet. : BIDE
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Current events. : NEWS
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Darn. : MEND
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Deep freeze. : ICER
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Coruscate. : SPARKLE
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Wholly. : ALLINALL
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Granary of Rumania. : MOLDAVIA
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Northern ___, winter apple. : SPY
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Bergman's prize. : OSCAR
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Like old scows. : LEAKY
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Playwright from Kansas. : INGE
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Horatian works. : ODES
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Character in "The Talisman." : RICHARDI
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Lenten symbol. : ASHES
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Gazes with malicious pleasure. : GLOATS
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Set of volumes. : SERIES
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Earth: Fr. : TERRE
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Letter. : TEE
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Experimenters. : TRIERS
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Prospect. : VISTA
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Well-known Debussy composition. : LAMER
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City in Iowa. : AMES
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One of Tarzan's foes. : ANTMAN
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French composer. : LALO
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Player. : ACTOR
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Shah's people. : IRANIANS
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Showing taste. : ARTISTIC
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Time of day. : NOONTIDE
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Valet's machine. : PRESSER
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Animal of a sort. : AMEBA
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Relative of a grotto. : CAVERN
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Wrinkle. : CREASE
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Shutout spoiler. : RUN
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Under one's patronage. : INTOW
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Man ___. : TOMAN
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"___ to the wise . . . " : AWORD
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Seed. : GERM
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Delight. : GLEE
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Kimono sash. : OBI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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