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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Tuesday, May 9, 1978

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,496

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Feline whine : MEOW
5. Madison Ave. type : ADMAN
10. Bump or lump : KNOB
14. "Rule, Britannia" composer : ARNE
15. Huntress of myth : DIANA
16. Palm tree : NIPA
17. Schism : RIFT
18. One enjoying a respite : VACATIONER
20. Openings on decks for drainage : SCUPPERS
22. Mean : INTEND
23. Wet : RAINY
24. Lenient : SOFT
25. Bridal cap or woman's slipper : JULIET
27. Tasty melon : HONEYDEW
31. Govt. security : EBOND
32. Of the cheek : MALAR
33. Parseghian : ARA
34. Clumsy fellow : LOUT
35. Chairperson's prop : GAVEL
36. Hue between green and blue : CYAN
37. Delay : LAG
38. Sign before Taurus : ARIES
39. Director of "Pippin" and "Chicago" : FOSSE
40. Where Napoleon died : STHELENA
42. Used a Rob Roy : CANOED
43. Salt Lake City team : UTES
44. Escarpment : CLIFF
45. Catchword : SLOGAN
48. Headlined : FEATURED
51. Relax : TAKEITEASY
53. Prefix with tape or type : TELE
54. Author Hunter : EVAN
55. The Four Hundred : ELITE
56. Word in philosophy : ESSE
57. Martha of show biz : RAYE
58. Relieve : ALLAY
59. Something a steeplejack must watch : STEP
Down
1. Place of interest to NASA : MARS
2. Colonizer of Greenland : ERIC
3. Vacationing, as a G.I. : ONFURLOUGH
4. Maintenance sign : WETPAINT
5. Coming : ADVENT
6. Personal record : DIARY
7. Foul-weather gear : MACS
8. Literary oddments : ANA
9. Countrywide : NATIONAL
10. Intricate : KNOTTY
11. Pirates or Braves : NINE
12. Unrestricted : OPEN
13. Minstrel : BARD
19. Construe : INFER
21. Jumbled : PIED
24. Shoe parts : SOLES
25. Sets : JELLS
26. Member of a W.W. I "wolf pack" : UBOAT
27. ___ care (be prudent) : HAVEA
28. Sabbaths : DAYSOFREST
29. Wipe out : ERASE
30. Declined : WANED
32. Conduits : MAINS
35. Hyson, e.g. : GREENTEA
36. Overwhelms by argument : CONFUTES
38. Asian mountains : ALTAI
39. ___ accompli : FAIT
41. Conductor Ormandy : EUGENE
42. Argillaceous : CLAYEY
44. Pelota gear : CESTA
45. Ending with tip or tap : STER
46. Source of obsidian : LAVA
47. Concurrence, colloquially : OKAY
48. Strike out : FAIL
49. "So what ___ is new?" : ELSE
50. Profound : DEEP
52. Ninety-degree angle : ELL

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

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