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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Friday, February 16, 1979

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 304 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1979, The New York TimesNo. 10,692
Across
1. Part of a constellation : STAR
5. "Ville d'Avray" painter : COROT
10. "___ corny . . . " : IMAS
14. Artifice : WILE
15. Now, to Pablo : AHORA
16. Bosky place : DELL
17. Power source : ATOM
18. House of worship : TABERNACLE
20. Bat : PIPISTRELLE
22. Turn left : HAW
23. Ibis's milieu : NILE
24. Sandburg's "___ the Young Strangers" : ALWAYS
26. Apennine dweller of yore : SABINE
29. Small, tarred rope : RATLIN
31. Clear the board : ERASE
32. Greek letter : ZETA
33. Child in a casa : NINA
36. Edda, e.g. : EPIC
37. Malefactor : FELON
38. CCIII tripled : DCIX
39. Garden green : KALE
40. Abba of Israel : EBAN
41. Soap chip : FLAKE
42. Mouth of a river : INFLUX
44. Was dizzy : REELED
45. Kind of hygiene : MENTAL
47. Morse-code signals : DITS
48. Assn. : ORG
49. Oral, as a will : NUNCUPATIVE
55. Horizontal part of H : CROSSPIECE
57. Render turbid : ROIL
58. Time unit : HOUR
59. Vast expanse : OCEAN
60. Unauthorized absentee : AWOL
61. Muses' domain : ARTS
62. Aeries : NESTS
63. Fabric texture : WALE
Down
1. Exchange, informally : SWAP
2. Monkey or tree : TITI
3. Out of plumb : ALOP
4. Awakening memories : REMINISCENT
5. Roundup group : CATTLE
6. Kennedy's Midwestern counterpart : OHARE
7. Toga : ROBE
8. City on the Oka : OREL
9. Sheer cotton fabric : TARLATAN
10. Cantor's spouse : IDA
11. Automatic : MECHANICAL
12. Mollify : ALLAY
13. Oodles : SLEWS
19. "Old Curiosity Shop" girl : NELL
21. Without: Lat. : SINE
25. Highlands weakling : WINDLESTRAW
26. Go questing : SEEK
27. Italian harp : ARPA
28. Activity of boatmen, bondsmen and paratroopers : BAILINGOUT
29. Take it easy : RELAX
30. Like ___ of bricks : ATON
32. Asian ox : ZEBU
34. U.S. missile : NIKE
35. Chopped down : AXED
37. Attacked : FELLUPON
41. Greek cheese from ewe's or goat's milk : FETA
43. Buffs : FANS
44. Comes to fruition : RIPENS
45. Fine coffee : MOCHA
46. Box-score entry : ERROR
47. Old gold coin : DUCAT
50. Respectable : NICE
51. Coccinic acid has five : CEES
52. The Hawkeyes of the Big Ten : IOWA
53. Stringed instrument : VIOL
54. La fille, pronominally : ELLE
56. Upperclassmen: Abbr. : SRS

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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