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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.
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© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,409

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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
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Gator's cousin : CROC
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Vigorous : HALE
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Maternal quadruped : DAM

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

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

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