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Puzzles for October, 1953
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Thu 10/1/1953
SOAPFATMARGIN
WARHORSEEQUINE
AUDITIONRUMBLE
STETANTARABAD
HERBRIERYCONY
PRIDEARCHBAND
ANNEALSHARP
NEGATEHOOPLA
REALMATTAIN
OPENDOORHENTY
SCARMARATSGEM
ATSSINOPETORO
LATEENCIRCULAR
EVOLVECENOBITE
SERIESOREGANO
Fri 10/2/1953
SWIMGAFFLIMAS
CHOUENLAIECOLE
REDSQUARENISAN
IRIUSSRDOESNT
PENNAETARAP
OLDFLAMEDAD
LIMNYELLPIETY
ENACTEDBRINGON
EDGEDOMOOOHNE
KOSSTRATTON
NAPIANRESTE
CEYLONGAGECOT
ESSAYMARRAKESH
LIANEINCIDENCE
LAYERLOSTYEAR
Sat 10/3/1953
FORKGARBSLAB
OLINCOCOALODE
RIDETOTHEHOUNDS
MODERATEPRESS
LATHWPA
ASSSEETHELIGHT
GETTHEBOOTDOUR
AGUEYLOSRETRO
SONSRUNTHESHOW
PUTSTHESHOTANS
IOSEVOE
APIANABERDEEN
BURNTHEMORTGAGE
BRANSWISSASIA
ELKOTEDSREST
Sun 10/4/1953FOOD FOR THOUGHT
DESIREEADEAGUASFLECK
ITALIANSIRFRANCISBACON
ERNESTOPEREGRINEPICKLE
TEDSESSHALOOVAKELL
WIENPLANTMODENANIL
SHILLWEIRDGAGEGLEDE
HACKCHARDCURLSLEERED
ASHSHOREPRICEFEND
WHISKERSFLASHLOGCABIN
SPIELPIUTELEROYUNE
SALALSPLUMESHAEFETNA
CHARLESLAMBTOASTMASTER
ESNEPAINENAISHUTTERS
NIDDALESSIMLAOTHER
ANSWEREDPINESAUTORACE
ITEMORDERTITOSNOV
LOPPEROTOESLADENEDNA
AIRESUTESPOKERKEENS
USOTOMTOMRACERPING
SEDEREGBELASALSGOP
CAULIFLOWEREARSPALOMAR
HUCKLEBERRYFINNONEBASE
EXTOLARYANSOYSEVENTY

Original 4-Down clue had "example"; corrected it to "exemple."

Mon 10/5/1953
CONTROLDOGTAGS
OPERATEOVERCUT
REPENTSGENERAL
PROASAFERNEMO
SASSYGRATED
OATEARASSAM
STANNEPERTUSA
WHISKERDUMBEST
OERENESDOUSES
POSSEAWHIRL
ISTRIAEGADS
AMONREMUSALOE
RINGMENLIONIZE
IRELANDERMINED
DESERTSDEANERY
Tue 10/6/1953
TOKENESSDOVE
IRENEMEADEVIL
TILDEBATETEAS
LOPDORSALERLE
ELIAPOINTERS
DEEPLAIDARMORS
POLDERNILOT
AMBROSEEMENDER
COROTRAMOSE
HOAXEDWAITRESS
WIREHAIRSTOP
BALMBORNEOHUE
AREATODDARISE
DIRTSKEERICED
EASEARRSASSY
Wed 10/7/1953
BABAACTEDRSVP
LIONMARIOAPIA
ANNABRINGIONS
HONGKONGGALOOT
RISEHELEN
JAPANSHARPDEAL
ENAMELADESREO
ENLSINIALEIRE
POISMUTSEPSIS
SYNTHETICLIMES
DOERSHAIG
DOREMIHOMERUNS
AMOICHILIANAK
DAMNKILLSMUTE
OREGSTAYSSMOG
Thu 10/8/1953
TBONEBLOOM
BOOLASRANTING
BUCOLICANCONAL
ERSAVARICEIDA
NEINELIZASKID
CANISAMESPINE
HUSBANDSTHANES
BLUESEAR
AMULETSTRIKEUP
SANESHORLLANO
SUFSHAVASERSE
OSAPERSIANRUT
REDBALLGRADINS
TREADLEHAZING
DASSYTHING
Fri 10/9/1953
MAILPADUAPATS
ALDAAMISSECRU
GOLDILOCKSSTIR
DUERANTUNTROD
ADROITASMILE
USESCELESTE
HAMSSTRODESEA
ELATHRAPSPEAR
BAROBEYERISMS
ESCAPEESEWN
ODISTSFIESTA
IMPOSTPLUSTUG
POORMTRUSHMORE
SOLEAWARETWIN
ODORNOTEDSENT
Sat 10/10/1953
MARESTOACADET
CLODHENSADELE
CASEMENTSROBIN
IRENATOTEMITO
MIRTHLESTER
GRACIESHANE
AIRLEVEEMUJIK
DOILYAGEILONA
STEINSOLARHEY
AMIESPAWNEE
PENRODCONAN
ALENOOSEDRYLY
RIDERJEDHARRIS
RODEOORASEAVE
STYLESERTDYER
Sun 10/11/1953DOCUMENTARY
RADARSLADSHEREGATTA
ELISIONOLEATESAMECHES
SEVENDEADLYSINSPESTERS
ENEGAMBESIGNMINTBEE
ACRESEESTAMERINDJINN
TOSCAATTARAROSEMULCT
SNECKTAMARYETSIDLES
EISLERMACSECUNDO
BATHIEDLAVALRUNEFAG
ELEGIZERACINESBDSRIA
AGNATELUSHDAHLIAGIRL
RECTOMESTAEDICTMAGDA
EROSRAISINLENTTOPHAT
RIMMETENDEARSBRISTLE
SAMORCHGRABSPIEDSEA
ABRAHAMARRPASTOR
CANAANLOSLABORRIANT
ODDLYVENUSSERBSEGGER
LIMEBASALTSSTOASAROE
OPEMELTTUANLILLEOCS
RONDEAUCARDINALVIRTUES
ESTELLEANDIRONETIENNE
RESIDEDNAYANDSEEDED
Mon 10/12/1953
HOPEOHARABALL
OBANSALADOMOO
LONGISLANDSOUND
DETROITSENTREE
WASINEE
LEGMANANDERSEN
ELIEEMBARAXE
HULLABAAVIV
ADEBASEDJOLI
RESTORERSTORES
ANILANY
TRALEESNAPPERS
ROBERTPATTERSON
AMENTORICOTTO
MELTAMISHBOOB
Tue 10/13/1953
OLDERCLEMABAS
MOOREAEROMART
ABOILROSINANTE
REDATONEENDUP
LOYOLACEDARS
AVERSERHODA
REBAADORESTY
CAULIFLOWEREARS
ALGREADSBLUE
LAURABEAVER
HAMANDVIENNA
AMATIBINETTOM
ROSECRANSRAINA
TUTSECCEABOUT
ERSTSKITPENSE
Wed 10/14/1953
BOSHPTAHEXTRA
OCTAORCAFIRES
WHODUNITSFIATS
ERANIGHTIEVET
SETTLEARTIE
RESETKELLER
RABATZONELOLA
ABUGDRUIDUGLY
NOREOARSASSES
GULDENSHADE
EYRESDADOED
AHSNEUTRONVAR
TOQUESOAPOPERA
TOUTSADITITEM
SKEETNONSPADS

Original 31-Across clue had comma after "lecturer"; removed it.

Thu 10/15/1953
LANDGRABATOMS
OVERRIDERELAID
BEREAVEDENESCO
SNOWYLIPSTICKS
TINDAMECABA
EDIBLESNAPREG
RACIESTALIDADE
AMIRNATO
CAESURAGROMMET
ARMRENTINSANE
BRADCROCCAR
LINEBREAKSTABS
EVALUEVARIABLE
SATINSEPICURES
LEASTLIGHTEST
Fri 10/16/1953
BLACKCHEAP
CLICHEAORTAS
WOODMANSLITTED
OROENTITLETAR
ROMAGULLYTOBE
KNELLCLEWLINES
SADSACKSOUTSET
OKAYMORT
SPARESTIDELAND
PILASTERSDEMUR
ALANAXIOMSADO
NOBINCOMESRIP
STANDEEASHPITS
SMELTSTHORNY
ABYSSHYPOS
Sat 10/17/1953
RADFORDPORTS
OVERPAYPILEUPS
BECAUSEEPIGRAM
INASHAWLEDNNE
NUMBBOLDDONA
SEPOYLEAREVER
BODESEELERY
DUSKYAVERS
POLLENCOMET
LUTEALUMSERUM
IBIDMAREDIVE
ELMFIDDLEDPUT
REALITYEXAMPLE
SUTURESTITULAR
PERESSTAYERS
Sun 10/18/1953WORD GAME
PRADOABEAMATTICS
MOULINVEBLENBRUSHED
ERDINGAIRBASEDICTATE
SOONURALSAWBUCKRUM
TULEARTELMOCKCAPE
ASPFREEIMPORTHADON
HOODSBAROICADENT
ESSAYTAKESONWHIG
LEEREDMARTACHILEANS
ORRRESPITESHINRUIN
PEKEMILLERSTALESTLO
ENIDONESPOORESTHOO
RANAFTERBILKOEATOUT
CLEWPREVENTPURSY
RABIESNIECEALIBI
OMATEHOLDENBLURTOT
MARYFOOLTREESKANE
ETOSUBROSAAGNIURSA
RINALDOWALKIETALKIES
OVERAGESUFISMDILATE
ETAPESLAMESSEANS
Mon 10/19/1953
SERFPATSYGMEN
IGORELOPELORY
DECAROYALGORGE
IRKSOMESLOWEST
BETESERE
SCORIAANDERSON
ALTSTAGESETTO
BOTHEBOATDATE
OVOIDENTADTEL
TEMERITYLOPERS
RAGTELIC
STRAINSINTERIM
TOURNAMENTCANE
ALECCONGEEFTS
GUSHEGGEDSTOA
Tue 10/20/1953
KARASANTACPAS
ORANGEBOWLHASH
KETTLEDRUMINTO
OSSAGUAARCHIE
ORALAVILA
CHEWERTRIDENTS
HAYESCALVEDHU
INESBOHEAFLIP
MOOKROONREECE
PIPELINEQUIRKS
EVANSTUPS
HONINGBRAEINC
OVENSPOONRIVER
MARCTEAPOTDOME
ELSEOATENAROW
Wed 10/21/1953
PACTAWEDRUPEE
ALAECORAOLIVA
VOLSCORNHUSKER
ENISLESCUTTERS
REFEEDSERIE
ORGEATONRUSH
ARRASMINNESOTA
PUNSOLUSFLU
OHIOSTATEFAGOT
DRAFTYSVELTE
FALAORATORS
UPRISERSAGARIC
TOUCHDOWNSIGOR
AGREEMINENITA
HOURSAGEDTASM
Thu 10/22/1953
JUINDUALSPOON
INNOCENTSMARIE
BESTUDDEDORALS
ESTRAINSTRESS
ALANDTHEO
SPLITSROETWIT
LILLIAIRESANI
ILEVINCENTIKE
GEREBSENABNER
OSSASERCROWDS
OVERMOTOR
WARRENMILLIRK
ALOISCOLLEAGUE
LEASTUNEARTHLY
KENTSBARRETES
Fri 10/23/1953
MIKADODISPIRIT
ANIMALINHUMANE
CREASESLOPPIER
KELLALPENODER
FINALTEST
ROSINPASPEACE
ABEFLICPANDAS
HEADLINEHUNTERS
ASTRALDONGPRE
BESETAPALATEX
SEGMENTED
BAASLARGOJOBS
ARRIVALSMAULER
SCENARIOERRATA
SHAGREENSCENES
Sat 10/24/1953
ALTARISLAS
ASTAIREDEARTHS
LATINICESCAPEE
ALERTSFASTBALL
NUNTHATIYULE
DDTPARNELLLON
SOIREESDEADSEA
SOOTKIEV
MANDATESTEPPED
EMPLIQUEURIRA
NILETULESSYM
AGELIMITCARTON
COALBINAAMILNE
ESSENCEANISEED
ESSESAYRES
Sun 10/25/1953CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE
STALAGBACHFOCHDIEPPE
ORWELLALAEINROELMIRA
NEAGLENARCISSUSSEIXAS
AVRYARDHUCKSILKTIGE
TEDSNAIROBIBANISHEUR
ASSAMSCAPARUDGEOASES
BEACONSDIREFELL
UNDERSHOTGEZIRAALPACA
REACHITPASANRATISBON
BILLIEARIPWINESNON
SLAYERSKIDGAVILANFETE
INSWOODENHORSESIR
KILNPERSONALLYLOURDES
ISASLABSSTETSNEEZE
LAMINATESTOVEARABARA
TRAVENDENARIEMOTIONAL
OAKSMOTSPASTORE
CLARKPLEBEPINTADUKES
HAMSTEINSCENSERSFILE
ANASAWEDHASHRYOTNAT
MINCESGARANTEEDPROSIT
PEDANTETONLAVAHELENE
SLANGYSEEKEDAMSTAYER
Mon 10/26/1953
BURKELAUDONCE
ASHENOISESAID
BUENOCROSSWORD
EATWEARITASCA
SLOTFLAGEL
RIGSIONDUPE
CHICOIDLERNOD
RECKLESSDRIVING
IRAFATHSLEVEE
BOLDSSEPERE
UKELBSARMS
REDEEMTOSHSAP
ORANGEMENALINE
MANNNARDCOTTA
PLEATESSKAYAK
Tue 10/27/1953
MALTFLOATDATA
OBOERIDERIBEX
ROSALINDRUSSELL
OUTMODESJUMBLE
PLANPILAU
SHELLYBULLYRAG
TEXASSONLYRIO
EDGYPHOTOSOSO
AGOPROMSLAWNS
DEVELOPSPARSEE
EDITSPAPA
SHRINEARTESIAN
HENRYCABOTLODGE
IRONTHESETORO
PORESATEDALAN
Wed 10/28/1953
MISFITSCARAFE
EXHIBITSHRIVER
DIORAMALAMPING
SATEETNASODDS
DECEIVERS
LOOFAHSRETANS
SANGFROIDCELIA
CUIEDOEMUISM
ADORNDEPORTEES
DENUDEGALVANI
NILEGREEN
AULAMISTSKADI
BROWSERITHACAN
ASTAIRENEARING
SATYRSGRIDDLE
Thu 10/29/1953
VASEMUMBOBERG
ELEVONIONOVAL
EDWINDROODLANE
PANNIERSORANGE
COLAAGING
CARIBSDERIDERS
AMINEDEGASLIT
LONGDENIMFINE
ERGFIVESFESSE
BELIEVESBETTER
ENTERROIL
PLATESPEGGOTTY
AIDATRAVANCORE
TREKEAGERKNOW
HAREDWELTSETS
Fri 10/30/1953
OMELETSSEAFOAM
REGALIAIGNOBLE
EGGYOLKEGGROLL
BABPEELHEELED
EVERAVERINS
FLAIRSYEAST
RATESUSEDAHEM
EVENSNAPSREDO
EARNPINSTANGO
ACUTEBOWPEN
AGEOREGIRAE
ARAGONGASTCRO
ROSALIECHICKEN
OPENINGTOLUENE
NESTEGGSPEEDER
Sat 10/31/1953
BOLTRECAPLOOS
ALIIOSAGEIRRA
SERGEIPROKOFIEV
SORELPRETENSE
RISKASHE
BROOKEDEVATT
CRAFTIERPREVUE
AUNTELOGERIRE
TIGHTSMARYLAND
SNEERORLEANS
SEEDYEAS
EVENEDUPSTRIP
RECONSTRUCTIONS
STOWERIKANUIT
TONSLAXERGETS