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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Tuesday, August 15, 1967

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { B J Z }, Scrabble score: 310 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
David Steinberg notes:

Clue for 7-Down has factual mistake — an axon is a nerve-cell part, not a nerve-cell process. Did not change this.

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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,576

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Light source. : LAMP
5. Bite. : SNACK
10. Auditors. : CPAS
14. Thine: Fr. : ATOI
15. Sprite. : PIXIE
16. Wine pitcher of old. : OLPE
17. Current off Broadway role. : DONQUIXOTE
19. So long. : TATA
20. British note. : POUND
21. Playing favorites. : NEPOTISM
23. On the briny. : ASEA
25. German dialect. : SAXON
26. Prepared to fight. : UPINARMS
30. Arose. : WENTUP
33. City in Lorraine. : NANCY
34. Dubuque resident. : IOWAN
36. Adherent: Suffix. : ITE
37. Legal eagle, for short. : ATTY
38. Vex. : ANNOY
39. What ___? : OFIT
40. According to. : PER
41. To have: Fr. : AVOIR
42. Ransack. : RIFLE
43. Medium's forte. : TRANCE
45. Detergent. : CLEANSER
47. Approaches. : NEARS
49. Ref. book. : DICT
50. Ignominy. : DISGRACE
53. Populace. : DEMOS
56. To unite: Fr. : UNIR
57. Collected. : GATHEREDUP
60. Outer: Prefix. : ECTO
61. Start upon. : ENTER
62. Ibsen role. : NORA
63. As an example. : THUS
64. Astounds. : STUNS
65. Dice throw. : TREY
Down
1. Teen-ager. : LAD
2. At the summit. : ATOP
3. Numerical prefix. : MONO
4. Zest. : PIQUANCY
5. Frying pan. : SPIDER
6. Slangy negative. : NIX
7. Nerve-cell process. : AXON
8. Adduces. : CITES
9. Avoid (with "from"). : KEEPAWAY
10. Take a liking (to). : COTTON
11. Litigants. : PLAINTIFFS
12. Items for rent: Abbr. : APTS
13. Wrinkle. : SEAM
18. Take back (one's words). : UNSAY
22. Farm animals. : OXEN
24. Certain acids. : AMINO
26. Awkward. : UNAPT
27. Family head. : PATER
28. On the way: Lat. : INTRANSITU
29. ___ boom. : SONIC
31. Serviceable. : UTILE
32. Dwindle (with "out). : PETER
35. Everybody and everything. : WORLD
38. Batters' concerns. : AVERAGES
39. Salve. : OINTMENT
41. Rent ___. : ACAR
42. Sports car. : RACER
44. Visayan isle, in Philippines. : NEGROS
46. Ducks. : EIDERS
48. Not prodigal. : SCANT
50. Piece of music. : DUET
51. Progress slowly. : INCH
52. Famous last words. : ETTU
54. Fragrance. : ODOR
55. Always effective. : SURE
58. Pullet. : HEN
59. Indemnify. : PAY

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

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