It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Saturday, February 11, 1978

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 322 (avg 1.72)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
P
2
E
3
L
4
F
5
M
6
E
7
A
8
D
9
G
10
R
11
E
12
E
13
T
14
U
X
O
R
15
A
C
R
O
16
L
U
C
I
E
17
P
I
C
A
18
S
A
N
G
19
O
C
H
R
E
20
A
T
O
U
21
G
H
R
O
W
22
T
O
H
O
E
23
D
O
I
T
24
A
H
M
E
25
C
26
A
27
P
28
R
E
E
29
N
T
R
Y
30
D
31
A
32
B
33
A
R
E
34
T
E
35
I
C
E
36
C
A
P
E
37
R
A
K
E
D
38
I
39
N
T
H
E
40
C
H
I
P
S
41
I
G
O
T
42
D
A
R
43
R
I
L
L
E
44
B
E
E
45
S
I
R
O
46
C
47
C
O
48
Y
E
T
49
A
M
O
R
50
A
R
U
51
M
52
V
53
E
G
E
T
A
54
B
L
E
P
A
55
T
56
C
57
H
58
D
E
V
I
L
59
T
O
L
A
60
J
U
R
A
61
A
T
A
L
L
62
E
D
O
M
63
O
B
O
L
64
M
O
N
E
Y
65
D
E
W
Y
66
R
A
C
E
© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,409

Support XWord Info today

Access this site for a full year:

  1. Select your level
  2. Choose how to pay

Learn about support levels.

$50 — Angel

Full access + download

$20 — Regular User

Full access, limited Finder

$10 — Casual User

Students & seniors
Across
1. Lucre : PELF
5. Hoover Dam lake : MEAD
9. "___ the unseen with a cheer": Browning : GREET
14. Calpurnia, to Caesar : UXOR
15. Height: Prefix : ACRO
16. Beloved of Sydney Carton : LUCIE
17. Type size : PICA
18. Joined in the chorus : SANG
19. Palette item : OCHRE
20. Expression for a hard job : ATOUGHROWTOHOE
23. Porter's "Let's ___" : DOIT
24. Alas! : AHME
25. Detonator : CAP
28. Part of an astronaut's trip : REENTRY
30. Small flounder : DAB
33. Relative of a hogback : ARETE
35. Bartender's "rocks" : ICE
36. Ann or Charles : CAPE
37. Won big : RAKEDINTHECHIPS
41. "___ Rhythm" : IGOT
42. Patriotic org. : DAR
43. Lunar vale : RILLE
44. Hymenopterist's interest : BEE
45. Wind from the Libyan deserts : SIROCCO
48. Still : YET
49. Cherub : AMOR
50. Cuckoopint : ARUM
52. Backyard plot : VEGETABLEPATCH
58. Old Harry : DEVIL
59. Weight of India : TOLA
60. Range on Swiss-French border : JURA
61. To any extent : ATALL
62. Neighbor of ancient Palestine : EDOM
63. Agora coin : OBOL
64. Lire in Leghorn : MONEY
65. Moist, as flowers : DEWY
66. Word with drag and potato : RACE
Down
1. Insect stage : PUPA
2. Egress : EXIT
3. Crazed : LOCO
4. Con job : FRAUD
5. Golf club : MASHIE
6. Card game : ECARTE
7. Florence's river : ARNO
8. The last shift : DOGWATCH
9. Melancholy : GLOOMY
10. Fancy trimming : RUCHE
11. Response to a yodeler : ECHO
12. Where Tralee is : EIRE
13. Driver's area : TEE
21. Like some skirts : GORED
22. Kipling's "Soldiers ___" : THREE
25. Antilles man : CARIB
26. O'Hara's "___ to Live" : ARAGE
27. Shipment from Sri Lanka : PEKOE
29. Part of TNT : NITRO
30. Quotidian : DAILY
31. Red Northern Spy : APPLE
32. Assailed : BESET
34. Holiday in Hanoi : TET
36. Windy City, for short : CHI
38. Dimwit : IDIOT
39. Told : NARRATED
40. Part of a horse's back : CROUP
45. Olid : SMELLY
46. Unfledged : CALLOW
47. Luscious : CREAMY
49. Nimble : AGILE
51. Barbara or Hoople : MAJOR
52. Kill a bill : VETO
53. Conductor Whallon at Columbus : EVAN
54. Foretoken : BODE
55. Brass bass : TUBA
56. Gator's cousin : CROC
57. Vigorous : HALE
58. Maternal quadruped : DAM

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

|