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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Saturday, July 14, 1979

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 319 (avg 1.74)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1 Grid has duplicate clues.
William Lutwiniak has 304 known pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1979, The New York TimesNo. 10,840
Across
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Doctrines : ISMS
5
Short jacket : SHRUG
10
Feller : GENT
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Kipling's "The Ship ___ Found Herself" : THAT
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Itty-bitty : TEENY
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Popular shade : AQUA
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Hack : TAXI
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Warmth : ARDOR
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Ottoman : TURK
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Waste of energy : WILDGOOSECHASE
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Had a look : EYED
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Reddy : HELEN
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Prior to: Prefix : ANTE
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A "k" sound : VELAR
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Pass quickly : FLIT
31
Cession of a right : WAIVER
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"The Sweetheart of Sigma ___" : CHI
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Waste of energy : LABOROFSISYPHUS
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Switch settings : ONS
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Serves : AVAILS
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Tantrum : RAGE
42
Like xenon : INERT
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Handle handily : COPE
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"She ___ Say Yes" : DIDNT
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Commander in David's army : JOAB
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Wasting one's energy : ONAFOOLSERRAND
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Disconcert : FAZE
56
Plains Indian : KIOWA
57
Buzzers : BEES
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People : ONES
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Sublease : RELET
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Publicize covertly : LEAK
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Take a break : REST
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Confuse : ADDLE
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Founder of Christian Science : EDDY
Down
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Corporate initials : ITT
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He wrote "The Young Lions" : SHAW
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Long skirt : MAXI
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Dagger : STILETTO
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Put on : STAGE
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For whom Salome danced : HEROD
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Make over : REDO
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Spanish pronoun : UNOS
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"Jabberwocky" verb : GYRE
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Amass : GATHER
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On a par : EQUAL
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Provide T.L.C. : NURSE
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Appropriated : TAKEN
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Woad, e.g. : DYE
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Cautious : CHARY
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Arkin : ALAN
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V.I.P., with "his" : NIBS
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Pay a call : VISIT
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Baneful : EVIL
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Minus : LESS
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Ziegfeld : FLO
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Did handwork : WOVE
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Remote : AFAR
33
Bloke : CHAP
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Gargantuan : HUGE
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Honshu bay : ISE
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___ waste (was expended uselessly) : RANTO
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Likely : PROBABLE
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Overrun : INFEST
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Roadster, e.g. : CAR
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Take care of : DOFOR
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Vapid : INANE
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Stuns : DAZES
47
Bijou : JEWEL
48
Spellbind : ORATE
50
Gumbo must : OKRA
51
German song : LIED
52
Was persuasive : SOLD
53
Lack : NEED
54
Word with line or lock : DEAD
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Welkin : SKY

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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