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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Tuesday, November 26, 1974

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.72, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 343 (avg 1.81)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
William Lutwiniak has 304 known pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1974, The New York TimesNo. 9,236
Across
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Bugler's call : TAPS
5
Puppy : WHELP
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Bandleader Fields : SHEP
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Car part : AXLE
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Passenger : RIDER
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Hive unit : CELL
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Precarious : TOUCHANDGO
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Sybarite's delight : EASE
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Response: Abbr. : ANS
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Capable of : UPTO
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Kind of lens : CONVEX
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Flightless birds : EMUS
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Piquant : ZESTY
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Unearths : DIGSUP
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Goes after the weeds : HOES
30
Understand : GET
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Threw for ___ : ALOSS
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Henry or Jane : FONDA
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Blende : ORE
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Earring spot : LOBE
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Lesions : SORES
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Israel : ZION
39
Miss Arden : EVE
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Steed for Caesar : EQUUS
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Coils : WINDS
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Bridge reverse : SET
43
Sten and Bren : GUNS
44
Silk fabric : PONGEE
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Carried on : WAGED
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Floe's cousin : BERG
48
Disinclined : AVERSE
50
Benny : JACK
51
Ruckus : ADO
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Do a K.P. job : PEEL
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Errs : GOESASTRAY
58
River of France : ORNE
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Puckish : ELFIN
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Farmland unit : ACRE
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Back-talk : SASS
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Anthony and Barbara : EDENS
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At the home of : CHEZ
Down
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'Bye : TATA
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Nerve-cell process : AXON
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Asset : PLUS
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Part of a min. : SEC
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Conclude : WRAPUP
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Tips : HINTS
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Taro root : EDDO
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Triangle side : LEG
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Goes on : PROCEEDS
10
Bouquet : SCENT
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Weightlifter's job, in a way : HEAVYGOING
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If not : ELSE
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Form a network : PLEX
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Flowerpot must : HUMUS
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Greek mountain : OSSA
24
Actual being : ESSE
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Postal and demilitarized : ZONES
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Mrs. Roy Rogers et al. : DALES
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"The Man ___" : ILOVE
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Agents : GOBETWEENS
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Hawk-headed god : HORUS
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Wear away : ERODE
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Uptight : TENSE
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Establish : FOUND
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Window-washing gear : SQUEEGEE
38
Pizzazz : ZING
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Urges, with "on" : EGGS
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The ___ (all) : WORKS
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Oblong nuts : PECANS
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City on the Rhone : ARLES
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Lavatory fixture : BASIN
48
G.I. letter-drops : APOS
49
Miss Vague : VERA
50
Leader, in Spain : JEFE
51
Ogive, e.g. : ARCH
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Be intrepid : DARE
53
Court cry : OYEZ
56
Master or maid : OLD
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Tic-___-toe : TAC

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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