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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

New York Times, Friday, May 6, 1955

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 61, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,138
Across Down
1. Serve the purpose. : AVAIL
6. N. J. Senator. : CASE
10. Bing's place. : MET
13. Mother-of-pearl. : NACRE
14. Navy scout bomber. : HELLDIVER
17. Lily plants. : ALOES
18. Native of Burma. : ARAKANESE
19. Hands. : MEN
20. Idlewild runway. : STRIP
22. Like gum or lozenges. : MINTY
23. Produce. : CREATE
25. Places. : SPOTS
26. Beaux. : SWAINS
28. As soon as. : WHEN
29. Former name of Mongolian capital. : URGA
30. Rescuer. : SAVIOR
33. When Nero became emperor, A.D. : LIV
36. Event of 180 years ago. : PAULREVERESRIDE
39. Tucson is one. : SPA
40. Makes exultant. : ELATES
41. Common verbal contraction. : ITLL
42. A Hollywood Walter. : ABEL
43. Tried to determine the weight of by lifting. : HEFTED
45. A Waldorf. : SALAD
47. Implement in the cellar. : SHOVEL
49. Realtor's sign. : TOLET
50. Marry on the run. : ELOPE
51. Grow less. : EBB
54. Supplying food. : ALIMENTAL
56. Versifier: Var. : RIMER
58. A falling away. : DECADENCE
59. European. : SWEDE
60. Oriental coin. : SEN
61. Asian animals. : YAKS
62. Man of property. : OWNER
1. Central Vietnam region. : ANAM
2. Dell. : VALE
3. Highest spot in Western Hemisphere. : ACONCAGUA
4. Fury. : IRE
5. Abate. : LESSEN
6. Classroom decoration. : CHART
7. Lofty home. : AERIE
8. Rebuff. : SLAP
9. Wapiti. : ELK
10. Fawning favorite. : MINION
11. Occurrence. : EVENT
12. Schoolboy's ordeals. : TESTS
15. Furnace valves. : DAMPERS
16. San Luis ___. : REY
21. Adorned, as Indian corn. : TASSELED
24. Iran's unit of currency. : RIAL
25. Place for loafers. : SHOESHOP
26. Has a meal. : SUPS
27. Garment. : WRAP
28. High ___ at the circus. : WIRE
31. Of grandparents. : AVAL
32. Member of V. F. W. : VET
33. Alcott book. : LITTLEMEN
34. Pointless. : IDLE
35. Grassland, in South Africa. : VELD
37. Gave discounts. : REBATED
38. Prevalent. : RIFE
42. Former President of Mexico. : ALEMAN
44. Extremely: Colloq. : EVERSO
45. Items at 25 Down. : SOLES
46. T. R.'s daughter. : ALICE
47. Negligent. : SLACK
48. Foxes' lairs. : HOLES
49. Urchin. : TAD
50. Sicilian sight. : ETNA
52. George Eliot hero. : BEDE
53. ___ Fox. : BRER
55. French marshal (1769–1815). : NEY
57. The Wobblies' union. : IWW

Answer summary: 5 debuted here and reused later, 12 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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