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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Saturday, March 11, 1978

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.56, Missing: { H J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,437

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Across
1. "I am monarch ___ I survey" : OFALL
6. Added liquor : LACED
11. Traffic tragedy : PILEUP
13. Historic island west of Athens : SALAMIS
15. Inventor's dream : PERPETUALMOTION
17. Exist : ARE
18. Washington's strategy late in '76 : RETREAT
19. Sgt. or cpl. : NCO
20. Neon or swag : LAMP
22. Temperate : SOBER
23. Tavern order : BEER
24. Settled : STAID
26. Calendar abbr. : NOV
27. Up-tight : TENSE
28. Happen next : ENSUE
30. Echoed : REPEATED
32. Pacino or De Niro : MOVIESTAR
34. Orderly procedures : REGIMENS
37. Elan : ARDOR
40. Invierno month : ENERO
41. Prefix with puncture : ACU
43. Cut : SEVER
45. Weathercock : VANE
46. Final words : AMENS
48. Hindu mother goddess : DEVI
49. Soul, to Pierre : AME
50. Put ___ (conclude) : ANENDTO
52. Remove : RID
53. Escalator : MOVINGSTAIRCASE
56. Struts : PRANCES
57. Interlock : ENGAGE
58. Nasty expression : SNEER
59. Classified : TYPED
Down
1. Run : OPERATE
2. "Smoke-eater" : FIREMAN
3. Tyrolean peak : ALP
4. Lupine look : LEER
5. Stringed instruments : LUTES
6. Truman's birthplace : LAMAR
7. "I'm quite illiterate, but I read ___": Salinger : ALOT
8. Siamese or Persian : CAT
9. Noted : EMINENT
10. Bishopric : DIOCESE
12. Don : PUTON
13. Garment features : SLEEVES
14. "Sawed wood" : SNORED
15. Sidekicks : PALS
16. Treelike : ARBORESCENT
21. Ant : PISMIRE
23. Hirsute : BEARDED
25. Cathedral, in Firenze : DUOMO
27. Lachrymae : TEARS
29. Edenite : EVE
31. "Harper Valley ___" : PTA
33. Cluttered : INAMESS
34. Do over : REVAMP
35. Inflames with love : ENAMORS
36. Rousseau was one : GENEVAN
38. Surplus : OVERAGE
39. Amended : REVISED
42. Waves, to Ovid : UNDAE
44. Harass persistently : RIDE
46. Wrath : ANGER
47. Work assignment : STINT
50. Suffix with avoid and clear : ANCE
51. Bacchanalia : ORGY
54. Chemical ending : INE
55. Top : CAP

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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