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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Friday, October 19, 1979

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.89, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 305 (avg 1.69)
Open Squares: 60, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1979, The New York TimesNo. 10,937
Across Down
1. Goof : FLUB
5. Dull finish : MATTE
10. Left : WENT
14. Pickable : RIPE
15. Squirrel's tidbit : ACORN
16. Popular color : AQUA
17. Mine access : ADIT
18. ___ lamb : LEGOF
19. Breathing apparatus : LUNG
20. Like "buzz" and "whir" : ONOMATOPOETIC
23. New Zealander : KIWI
24. Famed theater : RKO
25. Artistic latitude : POETICLICENSE
31. Marilyn of the Met : HORNE
32. Experts : ACES
33. Holbrook : HAL
35. Body of poetry : EPOS
36. Struck out : DELED
38. Emotional state : RAGE
39. Paronomastic witticism : PUN
40. Fort ___, Okla. : SILL
41. Casals's forte : CELLO
42. Wordsworth and Tennyson, e.g. : POETSLAUREATE
46. Eventually : YET
47. Zero : NULL
48. Ironic outcome : POETICJUSTICE
54. Lobo : WOLF
55. Freewheel : COAST
56. Sector : ZONE
58. Nanook's abode : IGLU
59. Lowly abode : HOVEL
60. Egress : EXIT
61. End : GOAL
62. Private eye Sam : SPADE
63. Ivan's assent : DADA
1. Lippo Lippi : FRA
2. Venice's resort : LIDO
3. ___ arms : UPIN
4. Signifies : BETOKENS
5. African republic : MALAWI
6. Vinegarish : ACETIC
7. Fast-food outlet phrase : TOGO
8. De ___ (superfluous) : TROP
9. Strengthened : ENFORCED
10. TV family name : WALTON
11. Relative of iso : EQUI
12. Now, to Ovid : NUNC
13. ___ along (follow) : TAG
21. Widow's ___ : MITE
22. ___ out (gets by) : EKES
25. Arise : POPUP
26. U. of Maine site : ORONO
27. Moore's "___ Rookh" : LALLA
28. Surface for the Canadiens : ICE
29. Decalogue word : SHALT
30. U.S. symbol : EAGLE
31. Onto : HEP
34. Tolstoy : LEO
36. Couplets : DISTICHS
37. Wing, to an architect : ELL
38. Saw the light : REALIZED
40. Proofreader's word : STET
41. Hibernian : CELT
43. Good look : EYEFUL
44. New : UNUSED
45. Susurrus : RUSTLE
48. Walt Kelly creation : POGO
49. Paella pot : OLLA
50. Hennery : COOP
51. Beanery coffee : JAVA
52. Hip : COXA
53. Arthurian lady : ENID
54. Peruke : WIG
57. Abbr. at O'Hare : ETA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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