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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

UPS AND DOWNS

New York Times, Sunday, August 30, 1959

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 76, Avg Word Len: 5.21, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 532 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 98, Cheaters: 14, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 17
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,698
Across Down
1. Endured. : STOOD
6. Tool for smoothing. : TROWEL
12. Pointed tools. : AWLS
16. Popular novel of 1886. : STELMO
17. Go away. : RETIRE
18. Noisy feasts. : RIOTS
20. Favorable position. : STANDIN
21. Half of Kentucky's motto. : UNITEDWESTAND
24. Noun suffix. : ION
25. Colonist at Plymouth. : STANDISH
27. Wolfe hero. : GANT
28. Medieval type of short tale. : LAI
29. Cocoons. : PODS
31. Size of coal. : EGG
32. Ancient monument. : STELA
34. Partnership. : FIRM
35. Shoal. : SPIT
36. Group founded in 1868. : BPOE
38. Wading bird. : STORK
39. Dashboard. : PANEL
40. Threadbare. : NAPLESS
42. Site of Kit Carson's house. : TAOS
43. Air. : MELODY
44. Mosquito larva. : WIGGLER
46. ___ on (rely on). : BANK
47. Shipment from Scranton. : COAL
48. Telegraph group: Abbr. : ADT
49. Desk accessory. : INKSTAND
52. Still sea. : SARGASSO
56. Dressed cloth. : BURLED
58. A Slav. : WEND
59. Great Phoenician city. : TYRE
60. In the event that. : WHEN
61. Eastern noble. : AMEER
62. Motorist's mart. : ROADSTAND
64. Rhone tributary. : SAONE
65. Location. : SEAT
66. Grange. : FARM
67. Of an antitoxin: Comb. form. : SERO
68. Performs a nautical maneuver. : LAYSTO
69. Window display item. : HATSTAND
71. Oppose all changes. : STANDPAT
73. Hebrew liquid measure. : HIN
74. Conrad novel. : FALK
75. Recipe direction. : STIR
76. Thimbleweed. : ANEMONE
78. Gov. Freeman's capital. : STPAUL
81. Indefinite amount. : DEAL
82. Insist upon. : STANDON
84. Heads. : POLLS
85. Urbane. : CIVIL
86. Parrot. : LORY
87. Biblical Mount. : NEBO
90. Steinbeck character. : ABEL
91. Right!: Slang. : ROGER
92. Crony. : PAL
93. Out yonder. : AFAR
94. ___ sequitur. : NON
95. Newspaper man: Abbr. : CORR
96. Banner. : STANDARD
101. The Rail Splitter. : ABE
102. Phrase from the sports page. : GOALLINESTAND
105. Whirligigs. : BEETLES
107. Scene in Perry Mason show. : TRIAL
108. Contemporary of Walpole. : STERNE
109. Come to pass. : BEFALL
110. Trees. : YEWS
111. A meal. : SUPPER
112. Stulms. : ADITS
1. Footing the bill. : STANDINGTREAT
2. Indefinitely, many. : TEN
3. Big name in steel. : OLDS
4. Leave out. : OMIT
5. Lady of Lisbon. : DONA
6. Walks. : TRUDGES
7. Break one's word: Colloq. : RENIG
8. Air Force base on Cape Cod. : OTIS
9. Oppose. : WITHSTAND
10. Archaic preposition. : ERE
11. Relatives of journals. : LEDGERS
12. Plaza de toros. : ARENA
13. Know: Archaic. : WIST
14. Share. : LOT
15. City in the Donets Basin. : STALINO
16. Entrance porch. : STOOP
19. Netted. : SNARED
20. Tastes. : SIPS
22. Path or avenue. : WALK
23. Obscurely. : DIMLY
26. Advocates of the new ideas. : NEOS
30. Hart. : STAG
33. Subtracted. : TOOK
34. Type of slide in baseball. : FALLAWAY
36. Mixture. : BLEND
37. Become lively. : PERK
38. Doesn't progress. : STANDSSTILL
39. Wampum. : PEAG
41. Steady worker. : PLIER
43. Additional. : MORE
44. Ohio tributary. : WABASH
45. Greek name for Edom. : IDUMEA
46. Musical group. : BAND
47. Boxing program. : CARD
50. Symbol of power. : SWORD
51. Five or nine. : TEAM
52. Council. : SYNOD
53. Feature of Snake River. : SHOSHONEFALLS
54. Dispatched to a central point. : SENTIN
55. Possible tenth-inning score. : ONEONE
57. Drops. : LETSFALL
59. Department in S. France. : TARN
62. File's companion. : RANK
63. Rush around. : TEAR
64. Replete. : SATED
66. Season. : FALL
68. Upton Sinclair hero. : LANNY
70. Greek letters. : TAUS
71. Part of a flight. : STAIRSTEP
72. TV name. : PAAR
75. Special quality of wine: Fr. : SEVE
77. Opera by Horatio Parker. : MONA
78. Directly: Colloq. : SPANG
79. Besides. : TOBOOT
80. Complete. : PLENARY
81. Turn aside. : DIGRESS
82. "Meanest spawn of hell." : SLANDER
83. Was effective. : TOLD
85. Grain. : CORN
88. City of Shinar. : BABEL
89. Raw materials. : ORES
91. Rubbles. : ROILS
92. Velvety fabric. : PANNE
95. Chela. : CLAW
97. Waterproof sheet: Colloq. : TARP
98. Eban of Israel. : ABBA
99. Thatch grass. : REED
100. Challenge, in France. : DEFI
103. Stretch. : LIE
104. Symington's nickname. : STU
106. Use a shuttle. : TAT

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 11 debuted here and reused later, 11 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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