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Eugene T. Maleska
Eugene T. Maleska

RUNNING MATES

New York Times, Sunday, September 29, 1957

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 168, Blocks: 90, Avg Word Len: 5.23, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 632 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 123, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 13, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 23
Eugene T. Maleska has 410 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 3,015
Across Down
1. Berlin tune. : MARIE
6. Natives of Cagliari. : SARDS
11. Army man: Abbr. : CPL
14. Grazes. : FEEDS
19. Between Asia and N. America. : BERINGSTRAIT
21. Taking heart. : CHEERINGUP
23. Diners. : EATINGPLACES
24. Supermarket convenience. : PARKINGLOT
25. Fruit punches. : ADES
26. To your health! : PROSIT
27. High degree. : RANK
28. New Delhi garb. : SARIS
29. Pure honey. : MEL
30. Father of Hophni. : ELI
31. Wine-lemon drink. : NEGUS
33. Coin of Tel Aviv. : MIL
34. Fictional town of Italy. : ADANO
36. Alumnus: Colloq. : GRAD
37. Type of dive. : SWAN
39. Kind of track. : SPUR
43. Trophy. : LOVINGCUP
46. Church. : MEETINGHOUSE
49. Portray. : DEPICT
50. Tissue: Anat. : TELA
52. Hit the dirt. : SLID
53. Xmas figures. : SANTAS
54. Concerning. : ANENT
55. Piano part. : PEDAL
56. Animals of Java, Borneo, etc. : TELEDUS
58. Filling for shells. : TNT
59. Spike. : TINE
60. Took turns. : ROTATED
62. Heavy electron. : MESON
63. ___ de Aneto. : PICO
64. "Unaccustomed ___ am . . . " : ASI
65. Bridge term. : PASS
66. Exalters of themselves. : EGOTISTS
68. Household goods. : LINEN
69. It's "moonlicht." : NICHT
71. Common verb. : ARE
72. Goodman's forte. : SWING
74. Cant. : ARGOT
76. Equipment and supplies. : MATERIEL
81. Command. : FIAT
82. Fish spear. : GIG
85. Seizes. : BAGS
86. Concession. : FAVOR
87. Guided. : STEERED
89. Gertrude Lawrence. : MRSA
90. Girl's name. : EVA
91. Kegler's target. : NINEPIN
93. Nobel Prize chemist, 1918. : HABER
94. Connect. : TIEIN
95. Always: Lat. : SEMPER
97. Pleasant. : NICE
98. River in Scotland. : EDEN
99. Instigate. : FOMENT
100. One category of rolling stock. : SLEEPINGCARS
103. Embracing. : INCLUDING
105. Kind of teacher: Abbr. : ASST
106. Denials. : NOES
107. Streak in wood. : VEIN
109. Mobs. : HERDS
110. Delegate: Abbr. : AGT
111. Life. : BEING
112. Silver doctor or blue quill. : FLY
113. Uraeus symbol. : ASP
116. Steal in. : CREEP
119. Eastern garb. : OBIS
121. Monte ___. : CRISTO
124. Noun suffix. : ANCE
125. Weighing down. : PRESSINGON
127. American cowslip. : SHOOTINGSTAR
129. Electrical device. : HEATINGPAD
130. Vagrant. : ROLLINGSTONE
131. He bells the cat. : DARER
132. Begone! : OUT
133. Curl the lip. : SNEER
134. Actress from Newark. : SAINT
1. General at Gettysburg. : MEADE
2. Kind of cooperative. : ARTEL
3. Famous Danish-American. : RIIS
4. Danube tributary. : INN
5. Member of potato family. : EGGPLANT
6. City in Normandy. : STLO
7. River of Armenia. : ARAS
8. Light horseshoe. : RACINGPLATE
9. Jack Sprat. : DIETER
10. City ways: Abbr. : STS
11. Well-known Charlie. : CHAN
12. Brew, as coffee. : PERK
13. Albanian coin. : LEK
14. Last. : FINAL
15. Holder of B. C. E. : ENGR
16. He: Ital. : EGLI
17. Twosomes. : DUOS
18. Boston or Bombay: Abbr. : SPT
19. Ship's breadth. : BEAM
20. Beethoven sonata. : SPRING
21. Auditors. : CPAS
22. Japanese symbol. : RISINGSUN
27. Most uncivil. : RUDEST
30. Decree. : EDICT
32. Come together, as whales. : GAM
33. Hepcat's exclamation. : MAN
34. Of birds. : AVINE
35. Singing groups. : OCTETS
37. Steps over fences. : STILES
38. Most expansive. : WIDEST
39. Absalom. : SON
40. Part of Burning Tree. : PUTTINGGREEN
41. Income from wealth. : USANCE
42. Depend. : RESTON
43. Speech sound. : LENIS
44. April events. : OPENINGGAMES
45. City of Honshu. : UEDA
47. Varnish ingredient. : ELEMI
48. Undergoes. : HAS
49. Statisticians' figures. : DATA
51. Sour beverage. : ALEGAR
55. G. P. O. worker. : POSTMAN
57. F.B.I. file. : DOSSIER
60. Bowl call. : RAH
61. Hart of tennis. : DORIS
63. Cotter ___. : PIN
65. By the hundred: Abbr. : PCT
67. Cut molars. : TEETHE
68. Wagon-___. : LIT
70. Aegean island. : IOS
73. Soft mass. : WAD
74. "Faerie Queene" character. : ABESSA
75. Untwists. : RAVELS
77. Be vindictive. : AVENGE
78. Headings. : TOPICS
79. Evergreen shrub. : ERICA
80. Star's goal. : LEADINGROLE
81. ___ cuff. : FRENCH
83. "Of thee ___." : ISING
84. Thomas Wolfe hero. : GANT
86. Pistol part. : FIRINGPIN
88. "___ Holden." : EBEN
89. Operatic roles. : MIMIS
91. Fiber cluster. : NEP
92. War of ___. : NERVES
94. Spiritous drink. : TODDY
96. Especially liked. : PET
99. Measures of distance. : FURLONGS
101. "Trade ___ aid." : NOT
102. Six: Ital. : SEI
104. Allowed to remain. : LEFTIN
108. Seoul's port. : INCHON
110. Odin, Thor, etc. : AESIR
111. Tie. : BIND
113. Chekhov. : ANTON
114. Meager. : SCANT
115. Dumas ___. : PERE
116. Spanish linen. : CREA
117. Elevate. : REAR
118. Beatrice d'___. : ESTE
119. Secret police. : OGPU
120. Tug. : BOAT
122. Eurytus' daughter. : IOLE
123. Bustle. : STIR
124. Italian wine center. : ASTI
125. Degree Wilson held. : PHD
126. President ___ Dinh Diem. : NGO
127. Campus group: Abbr. : SRS
128. Girl's group: Abbr. : GSA

Answer summary: 13 unique to this puzzle, 10 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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