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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

New York Times, Wednesday, February 3, 1993

Author:
Eugene T. Maleska
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J K Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 253 (avg 1.34)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York TimesNo. 15,793
Across
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Nigeria's former capital : LAGOS
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Author Stoker : BRAM
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Dross of metal : SLAG
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As ___ (usually) : ARULE
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Republic west of Wales : EIRE
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Raced : TORE
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Column style : IONIC
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Come about : EVENTUATE
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Anagram for VOICES RANT ON : CONVERSATION
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City near Arnhem : EDE
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Optician's product : LENS
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Mushroom part : CAP
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Mesta role : HOSTESS
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Like Gothic novels : EERIE
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An address for a G.I. : APO
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Replacement of a queen by 6 Down : SUPERSEDURE
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Actor Lugosi : BELA
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The Louvre, e.g. : MUSEE
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Birdbrain : SIMP
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Unintentional : INADVERTENT
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Bishopric : SEE
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Nervous : TENSE
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Salary : STIPEND
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B'way sign : SRO
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Life of Riley : EASE
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All-purpose trk. : UTE
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Anagram for PAR LED: NORMAL : ARNOLDPALMER
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Riverside Drive resident, e.g. : WESTSIDER
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Springe part : NOOSE
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Gallimaufry : OLIO
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Mesa's cousin : LOMA
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River in Chile : ITATA
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Mere handful : WISP
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Exhale or exude : EMIT
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Purvey : CATER
Down
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Secular : LAIC
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Buck's tail? : AROO
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Ben of "Treasure Island" : GUNN
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Theater floodlight : OLIVET
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Emulates S.C. in 1860 : SECEDES
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Honey bunch : BEES
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Yale, to Harvard : RIVAL
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Alpine crest : ARETE
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Sidney Kingsley's "___ White" : MENIN
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Flabbergast : STUN
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Mauna ___ : LOA
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Bonsai, for one : ART
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Command to oxen : GEE
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" . . . ___ the Wizard" : TOSEE
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Curriculum vitae : RESUME
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Journey on the QE2 : CRUISE
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Anagram for MARINE : AIRMEN
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Was a voyeur : PEEPED
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Smoking, etc. : HABITS
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First game : OPENER
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Mediterranean wind : SOLANO
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San Antonio cager : SPUR
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Asner and Sullivan : EDS
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Id follower : EST
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Pawnees' cousins : REES
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Bound for Sing Sing : SENTUP
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Personals in some mags : ADS
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Swings off course : VEERS
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Huge; colossal : TITANIC
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Jai alai : PELOTA
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Like Scott's Ulrica : ANILE
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Last sight for Lot's wife : SODOM
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Resin used as incense : ELEMI
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Surmounting : ATOP
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Mild oath : DRAT
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Castle protection : MOAT
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Ariosto's patron : ESTE
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Bring up : REAR
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Smash hit : WOW
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Ransom ___ Olds : ELI
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Sonny's sibling : SIS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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