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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

New York Times, Tuesday, June 2, 1987

Author:
Eugene T. Maleska
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 7, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1987, The New York TimesNo. 13,720
Across
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Queen Mab's rod : WAND
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Jewish feast : SEDER
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Emulate a lark : SOAR
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Lotion ingredient : ALOE
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Vibrant : ALIVE
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Lacking zest : TAME
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The heart of the matter : GIST
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Overwhelmed : DEVASTATED
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Recent TV sitcom : THECAVANAUGHS
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Memorandum : NOTE
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Prevaricate : LIE
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India's Bihar, Orissa et al. : STATES
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Knight or bishop : CHESSMAN
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Stacked : PILED
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Abyss : CHASM
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Three ___ match : ONA
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Book of the Bible : AMOS
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Alpine stream : AAR
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Hokum : BUNK
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Swindle : CON
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Memorable bandleader : BASIE
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Recipient of gifts : DONEE
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Dürer was one : ENGRAVER
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Doxologized : LAUDED
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Witch bird : ANI
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World's most common surname : WONG
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Star of 20 Across : BARNARDHUGHES
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Made an impression : REGISTERED
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Shipshape : TRIM
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Uncovered wagon : CART
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Accrue : ENURE
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Ruin : UNDO
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"I took ___ to search for God": Carman : ADAY
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Serious : SOBER
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Coop sound : PEEP
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Funny fellow : WAG
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Finished hang gliding : ALIT
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Raid the fridge : NOSH
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Lessenings of tension between nations : DETENTES
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Former First Family of Egypt : SADATS
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Parisian pupil : ELEVE
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Sutherland or Scotto : DIVA
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Novelist Hunter : EVAN
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Auction events : RESALES
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Old West transports : STAGES
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___ of allegiance : OATH
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Home of the Cyclones : AMES
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Carmine : RED
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Use of the second person : TUISM
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Princetonian or Yalie : COED
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Seattle's ___ Needle : SPACE
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Shakespearean misanthrope : TIMON
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"Take Me ___," 1959 song : ALONG
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Professorship : CHAIR
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Lagomorph : HARE
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Tumulus : MOUND
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It starts in janvier : ANNEE
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Stark follower : NAKED
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Pomander : CASE
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Purchased profusely : BOUGHTUP
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Marriage proclamation : BANNS
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Emulates Earhart : AVIATES
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Euphemistic curse : DANG
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Snow in Tampa, e.g. : RARITY
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More stentorian : LOUDER
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Stassen's "___ I Stand" : WHERE
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Gunsight : BEAD
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Pearl Mosque site : AGRA
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Slots spot : RENO
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Flog : DRUB
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Lough ___, in Ireland : ERNE
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Incidental : SIDE
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N.Y.C. skyline letters : RCA
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Gob's swab : MOP

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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