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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

READING AND WRITING

New York Times, Sunday, April 16, 1950

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 144, Blocks: 64, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 522 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 142, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 12, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 24
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1950, The New York TimesNo. 427
Across Down
1. Late American authoress. : CATHER
7. Current indoor rage. : CANASTA
14. Red brown. : COPPER
20. Rosy-fingered goddess. : AURORA
21. The latest Hamlet. : OLIVIER
22. Baltimore ballplayer. : ORIOLE
23. Son of Poseidon. : TRITON
24. First aid equipment. : SPLINTS
25. "Pisan ___" by Ezra Pound. : CANTOS
26. Useful hint. : TIP
27. Vamoose! : SCAT
29. Story of the Forsytes. : SAGA
30. Item of headdress in "Spirit of '76." : BANDAGE
31. Cuts off. : LOPS
33. Chief Israeli delegate to U. N. : EBAN
35. Famous Edict of 1598. : NANTES
37. Idol set up by Amenhotep IV. : ATEN
38. Author of "The Cocktail Party." : ELIOT
40. "New Look" creator. : DIOR
42. Knob: Var. : CURL
43. New England dean of poets. : FROST
44. Round rooms. : ROTUNDAS
47. Antelope. : SAIGA
49. Girl's name. : MIRABEL
52. Dec. 24, Dec. 31, etc. : EVES
54. Author of "Gypsy Sixpence." : MARSHALL
59. July and August in France. : ETE
60. Levi Jackson's alma mater. : YALE
62. Mr. Holden. : EBEN
64. City in N. H. : LACONIA
65. Horses. : NAGS
67. Philosopher (1724–1804). : KANT
69. Sweetsop. : ATES
71. Headgear. : BERETS
72. Sec. of State, 1895–97. : OLNEY
74. Historic city. : HIROSHIMA
77. Greek island. : SAMOS
78. Coronets. : TIARAS
80. Pay ___. : DIRT
81. Roman Fate. : NONA
83. French author (1850–1923). : LOTI
84. Chinese puzzle. : TANGRAM
86. But: French. : MAIS
88. Shark. : GATA
90. Born. : NEE
91. Secretary Chapman's department. : INTERIOR
93. "The ___ George Apley." : LATE
95. Have. : POSSESS
97. First part of sonnet. : OCTET
99. Vikings. : NORSEMEN
101. Bah! : PSHAW
105. Hearken. : HEED
107. ___ XII, Eugenio Pacelli. : PIUS
108. Anglo-American poet. : AUDEN
112. Copied. : APED
113. Account book. : LEDGER
115. Native of Revel. : ESTH
117. Red Cross slogan. : GIVE
118. Where Hale Telescope is. : PALOMAR
120. Employer. : USER
122. Greek letters. : PSIS
124. Force. : VIS
125. Socratic. : IRONIC
126. Surveyor's instrument. : ALIDADE
128. Be contrite. : REPENT
130. The Fouth ___. : ESTATE
131. River of Peru. : MARANON
132. Punish by fine. : AMERCE
133. Oppose. : RESIST
134. Ran. : TRENDED
135. "___ Roberts." : MISTER
1. Beneficiaries of Operation Haylift, 1949. : CATTLE
2. President of France. : AURIOL
3. Chicago Cardinals' backfield star. : TRIPPI
4. Singapore's climate. : HOT
5. 433rd asteroid. : EROS
6. Saint-Malo's river. : RANCE
7. Author of "The Conquerors." : COSTAIN
8. Mountain. : ALP
9. Man's name. : NILS
10. Of birds. : AVIAN
11. Capital of Shensi province. : SINGAC
12. Trismus. : TETANUS
13. Measures of area. : ARS
14. Drug-yielding shrubs. : COCAS
15. Algerian port. : ORAN
16. Greek odist. : PINDAR
17. Brannan's problem. : POTATO
18. Eulogies. : ELOGES
19. Take umbrage at. : RESENT
28. King of Transjordan. : ABDULLAH
30. Fallen angel in "Paradise Lost." : BELIAL
32. Crake. : SORA
34. Stem joint. : NODE
36. London trolley. : TRAM
39. Sir ___ Belch. : TOBY
41. Blurb: Slang. : RAVE
43. Mussolini's symbol. : FASCES
45. Wood. : TEAK
46. Brother to Viola in "Twelfth Night." : SEBASTIAN
48. ___ bag. : GRAB
49. Modern composer of operas. : MENOTTI
50. ___ sonnet. : ITALIAN
51. Ruling. : REGNANT
53. Son of Adam. : SETH
55. Hourly. : HORAL
56. Wild flower. : ANEMONE
57. Rhetorical understatement. : LITOTES
58. Girls. : LASSIES
61. Geraint and ___. : ENID
63. No. : NEIN
66. Mr. Koussevitzky. : SERGE
68. Uncle Toby's attendant. : TRIM
70. Smoky mist. : SMOG
73. River celebrated by Wordsworth. : YARROW
75. Of the mouth. : ORAL
76. Dactyls reversed. : ANAPESTS
79. Ketch. : SAIC
82. Subject of research by Dalton, 1803. : ATOM
85. "Life with ___." : MOTHER
87. Check. : STOP
89. Puzzled. : ASEA
92. Conqueror of yellow fever. : REED
94. Lake battle, 1813. : ERIE
96. Tight. : SNUG
98. Tilelike. : TEGULAR
100. Hang. : SUSPEND
101. ___ mâché. : PAPIER
102. Thin. : SPARSE
103. Serfs of Sparta. : HELOTS
104. Hebrew name for God. : ADONAI
106. Theatrical Streetcar. : DESIRE
109. Entertain. : DIVERT
110. Show. : EVINCE
111. Bird. : NESTER
113. Bootlace. : LACET
114. Fortification. : REDAN
116. Biblical king. : HIRAM
119. Gloves: Var. : MITS
121. Stony ridge. : RAND
123. Half: Prefix. : SEMI
126. Danish county. : AMT
127. Bambi. : DOE
129. Footlike part. : PES

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 21 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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