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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

SPOT ANNOUNCEMENTS

New York Times, Sunday, January 14, 1973

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 164, Blocks: 92, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { X }, Scrabble score: 675 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 153, Cheaters: 14, FITB: 16, XRef: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,555
Across Down
1. Almanach name : GOTHA
6. Delineate : DRAW
10. Advertise : PLUG
14. I know: Lat. : SCIO
18. Golf-match standing : ONEUP
19. Wield anew : REUSE
20. Leave off : CEASE
21. Pay out : SPEND
22. EL : BOTTOMOFTHEBARREL
25. Calico : PINTO
26. Dudgeons : IRES
27. Winged : ALATE
28. Wrinkles : RUCKS
29. Beyond: Prefix : PRETER
30. Gossamer : FILMY
31. Haciendas : CASAS
32. U.S. writer : MAILER
33. Superfluity : FAT
36. Helm position : ALEE
37. Of pitch : TONAL
38. Express : UTTER
39. Feeling guilty : ASHAMED
41. OA : MIDDLEOFTHEROAD
46. In ___ (owing) : THERED
47. Fonda and Eyre : JANES
48. Diminutive endings : ULES
49. Douglas, for one : FIR
50. Zeroed in : HOMED
51. Kinswomen : AUNTS
52. Locality : SITUS
54. Exempt : SPARE
56. Olympian : ERIS
57. ___ account : ONNO
58. Spar : SPRIT
59. Scheduled : SLATED
60. Cincinnati player : RED
61. NE : ENDOFTHELINE
64. Informs : POSTS
65. Geodesic ___ : DOMES
67. Sensory stimuli : AURAS
68. Knock down : FLOOR
69. Sizing liquid : GLAIR
70. HE : TOPOFTHEHEAP
74. Nabokov novel : ADA
77. Culminations : CRESTS
78. Songbirds : WRENS
79. Lots : MANY
80. Man of Dundee : SCOT
81. Cheers for : ROOTS
82. Cargoes : LOADS
83. Says is so : AVERS
85. Sales try : PITCH
86. Amiss : OFF
87. Noun ending : TION
88. Word with said or thought : AFORE
89. Civil : POLITE
90. AVI : CENTEROFGRAVITY
95. Puff up : BALLOON
96. Fabric : ORLON
97. Have ___ (worry) : ACARE
98. Glockenspiel unit : BELL
99. Integers: Abbr. : NRS
100. Cleans up : SWEEPS
101. Capelet : STOLE
102. Confronts : DARES
103. Perform : BEHAVE
104. Explosive, for short : NITRO
105. Paddock papas : SIRES
106. Place for Mrs. Payton : SHEA
110. See 3 Down : ATETE
111. EN : BEGINNINGOFTHEEND
114. Martin Van ___ : BUREN
115. Exeunt ___ : OMNES
116. Rare family member : QUINT
117. ___ con pollo : ARROZ
118. Did the same : APED
119. Rude one : BOOR
120. N.C.O.'s : SGTS
121. Twice-told : STALE
1. Mongolian expanse : GOBI
2. ___ about : ONOR
3. Cozy twosome, with 110 Across : TETE
4. Nissens : HUTS
5. G.I. mail drop : APO
6. Malign : DEFAME
7. Like a country lane : RUTTY
8. U.S. court V.I.P. : ASHE
9. Word for morning hours : WEE
10. Sheeting : PERCALE
11. Frolics : LARKS
12. Operates : USES
13. Colloid : GEL
14. Pitchman : SPIELER
15. AC : CENTEROFATTRACTION
16. ___ alia : INTER
17. Predominant quality : ODOR
19. Like some oats : ROLLED
20. Not random : CAUSAL
21. Elfish one : SPRITE
23. Sent off : MAILED
24. Makes : BRANDS
29. Courses : PATHS
30. Eminent : FAMED
31. Prepares punch cards : CODES
32. Muffles : MUTES
33. Family member : FATHER
34. On land : ASHORE
35. WHE : THEMIDDLEOFNOWHERE
37. Color : TINT
40. Olympian : ARES
41. ___ letters : MANOF
42. ___ left field : OUTIN
43. Orchestra member : FLUTE
44. Buenos ___ : AIRES
45. Scott : DRED
47. Roman goddess : JUNO
51. Connectives : ANDS
52. Chair feature : SPLAT
53. Kind of stew : IRISH
54. One-master : SLOOP
55. El ___ : PASO
57. Unusual blokes : ONERS
58. Bondmen : SERFS
59. Expand : SPLAY
61. Voices : EMITS
62. Recorded : TAPED
63. Tasmanian pines : HUONS
66. Kiln : OAST
68. Marshes : FENS
69. U.S. composer : GROFE
70. ___ a kind : TWOOF
71. Zoo denizen, for short : ORANG
72. Abrasive : EMERY
73. Rapid rodent : HARE
75. Zhivago, e.g. : DOCTOR
76. European capital : ATHENS
77. Gator's cousin : CROC
80. Window feature : SILL
82. Detroit players : LIONS
83. Blazing : AFIRE
84. Political clout : VOTE
85. Place for 84 Down : POLLS
87. Figure of speech : TROPE
88. Arthurian island : AVALON
89. Least colorful : PALEST
91. Gave the party : TREATED
92. Giants or Jets : ELEVEN
93. More unkempt : RATTIER
94. Squirrel fare : ACORNS
95. Dispossessed : BEREFT
98. Peerage members : BARONS
100. Erect : SETUP
101. In hoc ___ vinces : SIGNO
102. Figure : DIGIT
103. ___ au rhum : BABA
104. Verne's skipper : NEMO
105. Well ensconced : SNUG
106. Spanish painter : SERT
107. Olympian : HERA
108. Chemical compound : ENOL
109. Cooper's tool : ADZE
111. Crop : BOB
112. Certain test results : IQS
113. Owns : HAS

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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