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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

ELEMENTARY

New York Times, Sunday, February 27, 1966

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 74, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 579 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 127, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 4, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,042
Across Down
1. The check. : TAB
4. Exclamation. : PSHAW
9. Preposition. : INTO
13. To ___. : ATEE
17. Pronoun. : OUR
18. Tuneful: Mus. : ARIOSO
19. Notable name in India. : NEHRU
21. City east of Callao. : LIMA
22. State: Abbr. : FLA
23. Motion pictures. : SILVERSCREEN
25. Regions of the earth. : ENDS
26. Small bundle. : FASCICLE
28. One of the Allens. : STEVE
29. Strong snuff. : RAPPEE
31. Unstable. : SHAKY
32. Gleamed. : SHONE
33. ___ fish. : SOUPAND
34. City near Saronic Gulf. : ATHENS
36. Does the butterfly. : SWIMS
37. Where Kandy is. : CEYLON
38. Unrefined. : CRASS
39. Ophidian. : COPPERHEAD
41. Medical assn. : AMA
44. Humble abodes. : HUTS
45. Rocky eminence. : SCAR
47. Snowdon's title. : EARL
48. Dull: Slang. : BLAH
49. "Is it so?" : YES
50. Phenomenon of the 1920's. : GOLDDIGGER
54. Misrepresent. : BELIE
55. Large knives. : BOLOS
56. Companion of spades. : CARDS
57. Lead sulfide. : GALENA
58. Sewed, in a way. : SHIRRED
61. Ending with two or four. : SOMES
62. Behindhand. : DELAYED
63. Worry. : HARASS
64. Bewildered. : ATSEA
65. Ardently. : HOTLY
66. Overhead. : ABOVE
67. Precede. : LEADTHEWAY
69. Container: Abbr. : BBL
72. Entertain, in a way. : DINE
73. ___ vostra salute! : ALLA
75. Common contraction. : AINT
76. Small combo. : TRIO
77. Latin version of usw. : ETC
78. Balances. : STEELYARDS
82. Engages (passage). : BOOKS
83. Prussian lancers. : UHLANS
85. Absence permit, in Britain. : EXEAT
86. Young swan. : CYGNET
87. Colors. : MAROONS
89. The middle. : WAIST
90. Variety of quartz. : TOPAZ
91. Property. : ESTATE
92. Broadway role. : MARAT
93. Inventive speakers. : PHRASERS
96. Be featured. : STAR
97. Jukeboxes of old. : NICKELODEONS
100. Vote for. : AYE
101. Sunbaked. : ARID
102. Swedish scientist. : DALEN
103. Beauty shop offerings. : RINSES
104. Army man: Abbr. : GEN
105. Offspring. : SONS
106. Barnum's protégée. : LIND
107. Participate in. : ENTER
108. Letter. : ESS
1. Cockney swell. : TOFF
2. School hall: Ger. : AULA
3. British officers: Slang. : BRASSHATS
4. Tingles. : PRICKS
5. Absurd. : SILLY
6. Lifted. : HOVE
7. Enzyme: Suffix. : ASE
8. Title of honor, British style. : WORSHIP
9. Madden. : INCENSE
10. Audacity: Colloq. : NERVE
11. Poetic pronoun. : THEE
12. State: Abbr. : ORE
13. Levantine city. : ALEPPO
14. Fount of "pop" music. : TINPANALLEY
15. German seaport. : EMDEN
16. Lessened. : EASED
18. Peoples west of the Urals. : ASIANS
20. Not queenly. : UNROYAL
24. Jazz dance. : STOMP
27. Forte of Bobby Fischer. : CHESS
30. ___ lang syne. : AULD
32. Symbol of power. : SWORD
33. Soothsayer. : SEER
34. Rheumatic. : ACHY
35. Certain. : TRUE
36. Heaps. : SCADS
37. Houseworkers of a kind. : CHARS
40. Saxophones. : REEDS
42. State. : MAINE
43. Leading. : AHEAD
45. Shoe parts. : SOLES
46. Relative of a divot. : CLOD
48. Stop: Colloq. : BELAY
50. Spiny plant. : GORSE
51. Twenty: Prefix. : ICOSA
52. Played for stakes. : GAMED
53. Enthusiastic exclamation. : GREAT
54. British expletive, old style. : BALLY
55. Gallant. : BRAVE
57. Try to make clear. : GETAT
58. Cobalt blue, for one. : SHADE
59. Attire. : HABIT
60. Churchill phrase, 1946. : IRONCURTAIN
61. Bargain of sorts. : STEAL
62. Open upland. : DOWN
64. Everything: Ger. : ALLES
65. See 61 Down. : HEIST
68. Got busy. : HADAT
69. Period dating from 3500 B.C. : BRONZEAGE
70. Child's vehicle. : BIKE
71. See 64 Across. : LOST
73. Over. : ATANEND
74. Part of a holophote. : LENS
76. Garments. : TOGAS
78. Deer track. : SLOT
79. Describing Dec. 31. : YEAREND
80. Along a certain line. : AXIAL
81. Give back. : RESTORE
82. Go around. : BYPASS
84. Acts the miser. : HOARDS
86. Monopoly. : CORNER
87. Verde and others. : MESAS
88. Ball player. : ASTRO
89. Excite. : WAKEN
90. The ones there. : THOSE
92. 815 years ago. : MCLI
93. Shut in. : PENT
94. Pumpernickel and others. : RYES
95. French city. : SENS
98. Adjectival ending. : IAL
99. Racket. : DIN

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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