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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

WORDS AND MUSIC

New York Times, Sunday, May 20, 1956

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 66, Avg Word Len: 5.36, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 557 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 134, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 25
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1956, The New York TimesNo. 2,518
Across Down
1. Symptoms of nostalgia. : ACHE
5. Partitions. : SEPTA
10. Group of M. D.'s. : AMA
13. One of the Seven Dwarfs. : GRUMPY
19. Like an eavesdropper. : SHARPEARED
21. Western thriller. : HORSEOPERA
23. Harmless lizard. : HORNEDTOAD
24. Dispense. : ADMINISTER
25. Marner's little girl. : EPPIE
26. Pole of spar. : SPRIT
28. Certain dramatic roles. : IAGOS
29. ___ cents. : RED
30. "Thy warfare ___ . . . " : OER
31. Ssh! : HUSH
32. River in Yugoslavia. : CRNA
33. Shiploads. : TONS
34. Cry of surprise. : OHO
36. Food like tapioca. : SALEP
39. Case of trivia. : ETUI
41. Twain hero. : TOM
42. Prohibits. : BANS
44. Born: Lat. abbr. : NAT
45. Carroll character. : THEMARCHHARE
50. Muslin for dresses. : ORGANDY
52. Playful term of address. : TOOTS
53. Sister of John Foster Dulles. : ELEANOR
54. Architect's patterns. : EPURES
55. French painter. : DUPRE
56. Extending over. : SPANNING
57. Verses. : SONGS
58. American painter. : MARIN
59. Impersonator. : APER
60. Heroes of June 17, 1956. : DADS
61. Where officers are trained. : STAFFCOLLEGES
65. Laugh. : HAHA
69. Landon's namesakes. : ALFS
70. Does not measure up. : FAILS
71. Metrical feet. : IAMBS
76. Eagerness. : ALACRITY
78. One of a dieting duo. : SPRAT
79. Little lump. : NODULE
80. One of the Days. : LARAINE
81. Ankle. : TALUS
82. Lumberman's machine. : BANDSAW
83. Nonsense! : FIDDLEDEEDEE
85. "Kim" character. : ALI
86. Israeli port. : ACRE
87. Hamlet's cry. : FIE
88. Stephens of baseball. : VERN
89. ___ out (look for). : SMELL
91. Conducted. : LED
92. Gunther subject. : ASIA
94. City in France. : LAON
96. Baobab. : TREE
98. Cycle. : AGE
100. Toastmasters. : MCS
101. A people of N. Kenya. : GALLA
102. Seine tributary. : YONNE
104. Tubs. : BATHS
107. Gov. Kennon's capital. : BATONROUGE
110. Tugboat in a children's book. : LITTLETOOT
112. Instrument counting rotations of a wheel. : OPERAMETER
113. Pomposity. : FLATULENCE
114. Composed. : SEDATE
115. Compass point. : ESE
116. Angled for lampreys. : EELED
117. Very: Ger. : SEHR
1. County in N. C. : ASHE
2. Mince. : CHOP
3. Whaler's weapon. : HARPOONGUN
4. Sgt. Bilko. : ERNIE
5. But: Latin. : SED
6. Diner sign. : EATS
7. Amos was one. : PROPHET
8. Rip to pieces. : TEARUP
9. ___ Ababa. : ADDIS
10. Villain's cry. : AHA
11. Small portions. : MODICUMS
12. Repositories for weapons: Lat. : ARMARIA
13. Paganini's birthplace. : GENOA
14. Fathers of dauphins. : ROIS
15. Good times. : UPS
16. Craze for writing verses. : METROMANIA
17. Show vanity in (oneself). : PREEN
18. Compounds. : YARDS
20. Members of H. L. : PEERS
22. Placard. : SIGN
27. Emblem of abundance. : THEHORNOFPLENTY
33. In one's possession. : TOHAND
34. Hautboys. : OBOES
35. Mute Marx. : HARPO
37. Ampersands. : ANDS
38. Ballad. : LAY
40. Head: French. : TETE
41. Besides. : THEN
43. Famous puppeteer. : SARG
45. Heading. : TOPIC
46. Fastens again. : REPEGS
47. Irish county. : CLARE
48. Circular: Fr. : ROND
49. C. G. S. units. : ERGS
51. Headland. : NESS
52. Sods. : TURFS
55. Real gone. : DAFFY
56. Variety of wheat. : SPELT
58. Fountain drink: Colloq. : MALTED
59. Otherwise: Law. : ALIAS
62. French critic. : TAINE
63. Actor Jack ___. : LARUE
64. Noun suffix. : SION
65. Game period. : HALF
66. Asian range. : ALAI
67. Niggardly. : HARDFISTED
68. Evangeline's homeland. : ACADIA
72. Po tributary. : ADDA
73. One result of exercise. : MUSCLETONE
74. Trumpet's sound. : BLARE
75. Used Howe's machine. : SEWED
77. Vex: Colloq. : RILE
78. Star in Cygnus. : SADR
79. Spike. : NAIL
81. From 12 to 20. : TEENAGES
82. Wheat: French. : BLE
84. Geometrical curve. : EVOLUTE
85. Moronic. : AMENTAL
89. Of old age. : SENILE
90. Classify. : LABEL
92. Early Christian pulpits. : AMBOS
93. Scenic view. : SCAPE
94. Tear: French. : LARME
95. Plant. : ALOE
97. Pocahontas' beloved. : ROLFE
99. Movable barriers. : GATES
101. Small fly. : GNAT
103. Diminutive suffix. : ETTE
105. German cheer. : HOCH
106. Noun suffix. : STER
108. ___ pro nobis. : ORA
109. Rather than. : ERE
111. Legendary English king. : LUD

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