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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Friday, April 5, 1974

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { Y }, Scrabble score: 302 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1974, The New York TimesNo. 9,001
Across
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Old Harry : SATAN
6
Chew the rag : JAW
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Horse-trade : SWAP
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Muse : ERATO
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Ending for pay and cup : OLA
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Reduce, as prices : SHAVE
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Resilient strength : SINEW
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Mat. day : SAT
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Tennis champ : LAVER
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Maximally : ATMOST
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Short necklaces : CHOKERS
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Flower deliverers : APRILSHOWERS
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Machete's cousin : BOLO
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Tea-taste : SIP
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Ward V.I.P.'s : RNS
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Onassis : ARI
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Over, in Metz : FINI
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Nerve cell : NEURON
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Face of a cut gem : BEZEL
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Thicken : GEL
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Affordable : SPARE
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The seven ___ man : AGESOF
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Scads : LOTS
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Banking abbr. : INT
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Sine ___ non : QUA
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Outer: Prefix : EPI
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Parts of a bankroll : ONES
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"William Tell" overture feature : THUNDERSTORM
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Like a pigtail : BRAIDED
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Sea off Greece : IONIAN
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Bizarre : OUTRE
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Pantheon member : GOD
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Subway fare : TOKEN
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Different : OTHER
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Fireman's tool : AXE
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Native of Adak : ALEUT
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Thing here : THIS
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Fishing item : ROD
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City on the Swan : PERTH
Down
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His, in France : SES
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___ da capo : ARIA
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Cause frustrating torment : TANTALIZE
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Musical direction : ATEMPO
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___ never : NOWOR
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Using the elbow : JOSTLING
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Neighbor of Fla. : ALA
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Surveillance : WATCH
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Rattles : SHAKESUP
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Flicker : WAVER
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Says with assurance : AVERS
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Staff: Abbr. : PERS
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Stupidity : SLOWNESS
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Señor's assent : SISI
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Band member : HORN
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Pitchman : SPIELER
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Rum cake : BABA
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Neighbor of Ida. : OREG
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Seafood : FLOUNDER
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Drought V.I.P. : RAINMAKER
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River of France : ORNE
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Butterfly catchers : NETS
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Titles of courtesy : ESQUIRES
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Askew : LOPSIDED
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Movie technique : FADE
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Belgrade figure : TITO
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A. L. ballplayer : ORIOLE
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Actuality : TRUTH
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Kipling's elephant : HATHI
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Poe or Guest : EDGAR
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Available : ONTAP
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Fielder's error : BOOT
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Grammatical abbr. : NEUT
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Chemical prefix : OXO
59
Utmost : NTH

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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