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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Friday, March 18, 1983

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 336 (avg 1.80)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1983, The New York TimesNo. 12,183
Across
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Axis prime minister : TOJO
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"___ of Balen": Swinburne : ATALE
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Joined the chorus : SANG
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Wellaway! : ALAS
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Sweet wine : TOKAY
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Mr. Pinza : EZIO
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Of Erie, Huron, etc. : LACUSTRINE
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Unaccompanied : LONE
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Autograph : INK
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Charlatan : QUACKSALVER
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Skittish : SHY
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Honshu city : KYOTO
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Atelier : STUDIO
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Quarreled at length : FEUDED
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Genesis : GERM
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Prompted : CUED
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Go off course : STRAY
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Inlet : RIA
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___ and between : BETWIXT
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Mad. or Lex. : AVE
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Gamal Abdel's successor : ANWAR
44
Trucker's rig : SEMI
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Bedazzled : AWED
46
Exert oneself : BESTIR
48
Overage : EXCESS
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"Is man ___ or an angel?": Disraeli : ANAPE
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P.M. time : AFT
54
Thermometer contents : QUICKSILVER
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Greek letter : RHO
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The Middies' inst. : USNA
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Prosaic : PEDESTRIAN
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Moslem prayer leader : IMAM
66
Anthony and Clarissa : EDENS
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A Lindbergh : ANNE
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Famed newsman : DANA
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"Vissi ___," Puccini aria : DARTE
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Quiche base : EGGS
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Anklebones : TALI
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Pearl Buck heroine : OLAN
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Game of extrication : JACKSTRAWS
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The Buckeyes' inst. : OSU
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Aleutian isle : ATTU
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Hartebeest : TORA
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"I Get ___ Out of You" : AKICK
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Gangling : LANKY
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"The ___ Laura Mars," 1978 film : EYESOF
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S.R.O. show : SELLOUT
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Arm of the Black Sea : AZOV
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Mets or Expos : NINE
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Activist of a sort : GOER
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Meas. of area : SQYD
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Nuclear explosion : ATEST
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Be busy : HUM
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Rouen's river : SEINE
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Rocks behind the bar : ICE
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Inning sextet : OUTS
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Pouch feature : DRAWSTRING
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Spots for gutters : EAVES
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Used henna : DYED
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Snatch : GRAB
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Lamb's dam : EWE
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Ma Bell's minimum : DIME
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Edge : BRINK
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Woman's suffrage Amendment no. : XIX
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Desert of Chile : ATACAMA
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The doughboys : AEF
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Croaked : RASPED
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Tumbrel : CART
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___-terre : PIEDA
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P.G.A.'s Lee : ELDER
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Soho pound : QUID
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The Cadets' inst. : USMA
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Words before instant or uproar : INAN
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Let off steam : VENT
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Ovid's being : ESSE
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Put up drapes : HANG
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Persons : ONES
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Scottish explorer : RAE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 6 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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