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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Saturday, April 7, 1984

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1984, The New York TimesNo. 12,569
Across
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Gathering : BAND
5
Loafer : SHOE
9
Madcap : RASH
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Parisienne's magazine : ELLE
14
___ arts : BEAUX
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Yucca's cousin : ALOE
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She made a hit in '63 : GIRLFROMIPANEMA
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"Finlandia" composer : SIBELIUS
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Truly : INDEED
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Shade of blue : TEAL
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Famed clinic : MAYO
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Thai or Ainu : ASIAN
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Shower adjuncts : BATHMATS
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Give ___ (chastise) : ITTO
30
Man's slipper : ROMEO
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Fictitious surname : DOE
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She made a hit in '46 : SAINTLOUISWOMAN
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100% : ALL
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A cause of errors : HASTE
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Outlet : VENT
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Accepts with pleasure : WELCOMES
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Fuse thoroughly : BLEND
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Spheres : ORBS
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Author of "The Yosemite" : MUIR
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Smelter slag : SCORIA
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Time of night : MOONRISE
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She made a hit in '29 : KANSASCITYKITTY
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Words of ken : ISEE
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Cantina fast food : TACOS
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Ford's running mate : DOLE
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The one yonder : THAT
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Prop for Aquarius : EWER
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Role for Sonny Shroyer : ENOS
Down
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Makes a touch : BEGS
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Et ___ : ALII
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Strike arbitrators : NLRB
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Erasure : DELETION
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Far East capital : SEOUL
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Some radiomen : HAMS
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"Yes, cheri" : OUI
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Atones : EXPIATES
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Unplanned : RANDOM
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Helm position : ALEE
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About : SOME
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Director or conductor : HEAD
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Actor Aherne : BRIAN
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Wee circus worker : FLEA
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Regardless : ANYHOW
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Ike's wife : MAMIE
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It hangs "thereby" : ATALE
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Noiseless : STILL
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Set-tos : BOUTS
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Clio award winners : ADMEN
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___ fro : TOAND
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Airmailed : SENT
29
What "vidi" means : ISAW
30
Grandifloras : ROSES
33
White, earthy powder used for optical glass : THORIA
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Thrash : LAMBASTE
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Trample down : OVERRIDE
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Medieval jerkin : CORSET
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Lifts up : BUOYS
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Connection : LINK
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Drive a car : MOTOR
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Cabaret bit : SKIT
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Dollars and cents : CASH
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Draft status : ONEA
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Passengers on Apollo 17 : MICE
49
Pour ___ (intensify) : ITON
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Capital of Manche : STLO
51
Sizes up : EYES
53
Corvine sound : CAW

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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