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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Saturday, September 7, 1974

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 319 (avg 1.74)
Open Squares: 50, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
William Lutwiniak has 304 known pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1974, The New York TimesNo. 9,156
Across
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Con ___ (tenderly) : AMORE
6
Rogers : ROY
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Standoffs : TIES
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Tends the bar : MIXES
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June phrase : IDO
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Running tracks : OVALS
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Forecast : PROJECTED
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Concentrated juice : SYRUP
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Sensible : SANE
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Cortés's subjects : AZTECS
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Cha : TEA
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Intimidate : COW
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Vance and Holmes : SLEUTHS
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Small-minded : PETTY
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Force : IMPEL
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Mooring rope : HAWSER
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Compass heading : NNE
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Plant : MILL
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Equal: Prefix : ISO
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Gives up : RESIGNS
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Modern: Prefix : NEO
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Lay away : STOW
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Photos, for short : PIX
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Goal : TARGET
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Blackbird : RAVEN
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Sunbathes : BASKS
51
Orchestra section : STRINGS
53
___ room : REC
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Educ. building : SCH
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Wall covering : STUCCO
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One-liner : QUIP
61
Character in a Peter Weiss play : MARAT
63
Respects : LOOKSUPTO
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Cockpit : ARENA
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Jackie's spouse : ARI
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Romero of films : CESAR
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Urges : YENS
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Gridiron figure : REF
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Editor's concern : STYLE
Down
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Elec. units : AMPS
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Star in Cetus : MIRA
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British campus: Abbr. : OXON
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Declines : REJECTS
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Compass reading : ESE
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Famed hotel : RITZ
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Modern playwright : ODETS
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Alpine sound : YODELING
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Even money : TOSSUP
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One of the leagues : IVY
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Humans : EARTHLINGS
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Skids : SLUES
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Vacation spot : SPA
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Rookery sound : CAW
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Bonding agent : CEMENT
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___ and terminer : OYER
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Pro ___ : TEM
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Greek letters : PHIS
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"___ of Eden" : EAST
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A few : TWOORTHREE
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Wish one hadn't : REPENT
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"Nothing doing!" : NIX
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Garden green : LEEK
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Very many : LOTS
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Exceptional : SINGULAR
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"Quién ___?" : SABE
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Hostilities : WAR
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Squash gear : RACQUET
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Prospects : VISTAS
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Alarming : SCARY
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Tally : SCORE
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Man of Seoul : ROK
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Wee, in Scotland : SMA
56
Close-fitting hat : COIF
58
___-daisy : UPSY
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Kind of type: Abbr. : ITAL
60
Meditate : PORE
62
Sothern : ANN
64
Parts of acts: Abbr. : SCS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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