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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Thursday, March 8, 1979

45-Across : He wrote "Always"

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1979, The New York TimesNo. 10,712
Across
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Dreams we live by : HOPES
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Go slowly but steadily : PLOD
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Humid : DAMP
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Rat Islands' native : ALEUT
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Department of France : OISE
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Pastoral composition : IDYL
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Bi plus two : TETRA
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A lot of paper : REAM
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F.D.R.'s mother : SARA
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"Dinner at Eight" co-author : GEORGESKAUFMAN
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___ diem : PER
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Karenina : ANNA
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Title Christie held : DAME
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Inoperative : OFF
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Strip : DIVEST
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Prefix with dermis : EPI
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Vowed : SWORE
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Radio role of John Todd : TONTO
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"Winterset" author : MAXWELLANDERSON
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Unlimited quantity : OCEAN
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Made the dominoes gallop : DICED
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French article : UNE
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He wrote "Always" : BERLIN
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Tennis call : LET
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Batten : FEED
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Half-mask : LOUP
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Corn unit : EAR
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"Idiot's Delight" author : ROBERTSHERWOOD
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To no avail : IDLY
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Panegyrize : LAUD
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St. ___, first English martyr : ALBAN
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Fine cheese : BRIE
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Pronoun for a Parisienne : ELLE
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___ Oro (part of Spanish Sahara) : RIODE
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Hourglass contents : SAND
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Counterfeiter's nemesis : TMAN
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Dazzling effect : ECLAT
Down
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Gibus or kady : HAT
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Russian ruler: 879-912 : OLEG
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Fountain of jazz : PETE
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Common Market's sphere : EUROPE
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What gawkers do : STARE
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Minute aperture : PORE
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Epitaph verb : LIES
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Japan's greatest port : OSAKA
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Require : DEMAND
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Unkind act : DISFAVOR
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Genesis name : ADAM
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Breckinridge of fiction : MYRA
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Scheme : PLAN
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Kennel sound : GROWL
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As one : UNITED
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Muster out, in the U.K. : DEMOB
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Quickly : APACE
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Kitchen gadget : MIXER
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Ply : FOLD
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Easily broken : FRAIL
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Come after : ENSUE
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Gem : STONE
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___ down (softened) : TONED
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Ranking member : SENIOR
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Suffix with confer or defer : ENCE
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Kind of pike : WALLEYED
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Dissuade : DETER
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Small fruit : NUTLET
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Caper : FROLIC
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Sacred song : PSALM
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Onto : AWARE
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Costae : RIBS
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River in Poland : ODRA
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Pancake : BLIN
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Island dance : HULA
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Utopian place : EDEN
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Agora money : OBOL
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Russian's firm approval : DADA
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Fish, in a way : NET

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

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