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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Thursday, March 2, 1978

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,428

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1. Servicewoman of 1942 : WAAC
5. Canine complaint : WHINE
10. Use an ax : CHOP
14. Stewpot : OLLA
15. Exhaust : EATUP
16. Yorkshire river : AIRE
17. Diaper? : ETERNALTRIANGLE
20. Notably : SIGNALLY
21. "Pitapatation" : DITHER
22. Diminutive ending : ETTE
23. Mackerel's big cousin : CERO
24. Salubrious state : HEALTH
27. Kind of ant or worm : ARMY
28. Exclamations : AHS
31. Ford or Kovacs : ERNIE
32. Et ___ : ALII
33. Irritating youngster : BRAT
34. Geographers' hypothetical line : ANTARCTICCIRCLE
37. Miner's find : VEIN
38. Sty sound : OINK
39. Local official in Canada : REEVE
40. After ar : ESS
41. Ice raft : FLOE
42. "In the chips" : LOADED
43. Deimos or Phobos, to Mars : MOON
44. Grossly coarse : RANK
45. Oater hangout : SALOON
48. Guaranteed : SUREFIRE
52. Tomb for Tut : EGYPTIANPYRAMID
54. Flycaster's gadget : LURE
55. Peregrine : ALIEN
56. Mall sign : SALE
57. Chicken follower : FEED
58. Rubber source : LATEX
59. Feds : TMEN
Down
1. Tribulations : WOES
2. Height: Prefix : ALTI
3. Shake ___ (hurry) : ALEG
4. August birthstone : CARNELIAN
5. Adam Smith's "The ___ of Nations" : WEALTH
6. City on the Saale : HALLE
7. ___-bitty : ITTY
8. Only, in Offenbach : NUR
9. Excessively prevalent : EPIDEMIC
10. Division of a Pound poem : CANTO
11. Word with rise or road : HIGH
12. Heraldic wreath : ORLE
13. Have a look : PEER
18. Babble on, British style : NATTER
19. Well ventilated : AIRY
23. Muscular spasm : CRICK
24. Lift with effort : HEAVE
25. Kin of fish eagles : ERNES
26. The opposition : ANTIS
27. Set straight : ALINE
28. Made a trajectory : ARCED
29. Divide equally : HALVE
30. Bucephalus, e.g. : STEED
32. Noun ending : ATION
33. Meal for Holmes's "Autocrat" : BREAKFAST
35. Like Williamsburg, Va. : COLONIAL
36. Mangle : IRONER
41. Iamb, e.g. : FOOT
42. Site of the vocal cords : LARYNX
43. Motorized bike : MOPED
44. Calcutta cash : RUPEE
45. Narcissist's love : SELF
46. Malarial symptom : AGUE
47. Erato's prop : LYRE
48. Agitated state : SNIT
49. Mosque V.I.P. : IMAM
50. Vex : RILE
51. Actress Barbara : EDEN
53. ___ mode : ALA

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

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