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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Tuesday, October 14, 1975

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 322 (avg 1.72)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 11, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,558
Across Down
1. Woolly beast : EWE
4. Gaucho gear : RIATA
9. Pokes : JABS
13. Easygoing : LAX
14. Signs up : ENROLS
16. City of India : AGRA
17. Harriman, to friends : AVE
18. Dependable : STABLE
19. Soigné : CHIC
20. Livestock feed : MESQUITE
22. Air-defense fire : ACKACK
24. City on the Danube : ULM
25. City of India : DELHI
27. Clears out : VACATES
31. Sheds : LEANTOS
35. Jim-dandies : ONERS
36. Sleep like ___ : ALOG
38. Famed archer : TELL
39. ___ the kill : INAT
40. Curtails : CLIPS
41. ___ ball (enjoyed) : HADA
42. ___ majesty : LESE
43. Be indolent : LAZE
44. Fine-tune : RESET
45. Tried hard : EXERTED
47. Finger-painters : DAUBERS
49. V.I.P.'s : BRASS
51. Numero ___ : UNO
52. Empty words : HOTAIR
55. Sudden outburst : PAROXYSM
60. Heroic : EPIC
61. Sci-fi writer Isaac : ASIMOV
63. ___-de-vie : EAU
64. Cuff or missing : LINK
65. Vonnegut's forte : SATIRE
66. P.M. time : AFT
67. Clutter : MESS
68. ___ Rapids : CEDAR
69. Inactive: Abbr. : RET
1. Ancient Asian land : ELAM
2. Servicewoman : WAVE
3. Certain spouses : EXES
4. Sports-page listings : RESULTS
5. Soon enough : INTIME
6. Smell ___ : ARAT
7. "Early ___ . . . " : TOBED
8. Everything : ALL
9. Child's toy : JACKINTHEBOX
10. Eastern V.I.P. : AGHA
11. ___-a-brac : BRIC
12. Fire from a job : SACK
15. Freedom from mal de mer : SEALEGS
21. Signal givers : QUARTERBACKS
23. Tea : CHA
26. Ran off : ELOPED
27. Dress fabric : VOILE
28. Secondary building : ANNEX
29. Leave off : CEASE
30. Menu entries : SALADS
32. Annoy : TEASE
33. Senior : OLDER
34. Louvers : SLATS
37. Taylor : LIZ
40. ___ a bell : CLEARAS
44. Reiterate : RUNOVER
46. Numerical prefix : TRI
48. Dawn goddess : AURORA
50. Illwill : SPITE
52. Pilot's place : HELM
53. English painter : OPIE
54. Pantry items : TINS
56. Enclosed by : AMID
57. Time unit : YEAR
58. Secure : SAFE
59. Mongrel : MUTT
62. Omaha-based defense org. : SAC

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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