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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Saturday, May 28, 1977

Author: William Lutwiniak
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 332 (avg 1.74)
Open Squares: 85, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,150
Across Down
1. Whippersnapper : JACKANAPES
11. President who weighed over 300 lbs. : TAFT
15. Tantamount : EQUIVALENT
16. It was once Christiania : OSLO
17. Converted : TURNEDINTO
18. Effort : STAB
19. Gal of song : SAL
20. Lets or sublets : RENTS
21. Gala : PARTY
22. Bell the cat : DARE
23. Toy on a string : YOYO
24. Wire: Abbr. : TELEG
27. Normand of early films : MABEL
30. Football's Fighting Tigers : LSU
33. P.D.Q. : APACE
34. Bearing the name of : EPONYMOUS
36. Kind of rail or plane : MONO
37. Dir. from Paris to Calais : NNW
38. Russian secret police: 1922–35 : OGPU
39. Drew forth : EXTRACTED
42. Man the helm : STEER
43. Anil, e.g. : DYE
44. ___ metabolism : BASAL
45. Tralee's county : KERRY
46. Baba au ___ (a pastry) : RHUM
48. Protection : EGIS
50. Between "To be" and "to be" : ORNOT
52. Wild; savage : FERAL
54. Cut down : HEW
57. ___ Islands, SW of Samoa : FIJI
58. Resemblance or semblance : SIMILITUDE
60. "Too bad!" : ALAS
61. Arena attraction : PRIZEFIGHT
62. Amphibian : NEWT
63. Unmerciful : RELENTLESS
1. Shea eleven : JETS
2. Greenish blue : AQUA
3. Tress : CURL
4. Relatives : KIN
5. So-so : AVERAGE
6. Ardent "consumerist" : NADER
7. Orderly setups : ALINEMENTS
8. Immured : PENT
9. Tolkien's tree creatures : ENTS
10. Tale: Abbr. : STO
11. That is ___ (in other words) : TOSAY
12. Horoscoper : ASTROLOGER
13. Blah : FLAT
14. Ale mug : TOBY
21. Prefix with syllable or graph : POLY
22. Stage setting : DECOR
23. Craving : YEN
24. Brought to heel : TAMED
25. Modern adhesive : EPOXY
26. Long, thin facial feature : LANTERNJAW
28. Halt in respiration : APNEA
29. Desex the text : BOWDLERIZE
31. Part of SST : SUPER
32. Loan shark's overcharge : USURY
35. Specks : MOTES
40. Be next to : ABUT
41. Traffic-light mechanism : CAM
42. T-bar, e.g. : SKILIFT
47. Uplift : HOIST
49. Greek physician : GALEN
50. Twinkling ___ eye : OFAN
51. Rub the wrong way : RILE
52. Give the sack to : FIRE
53. Author Ludwig : EMIL
54. Colossal : HUGE
55. Anglo-Saxon letters : EDHS
56. Douses : WETS
58. Watering device: Abbr. : SPR
59. E. Indian herb : TIL

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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