It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Edge for best results.
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 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
A
2
M
3
O
4
R
5
E
6
R
7
O
8
Y
9
T
10
I
11
E
12
S
13
M
I
X
E
S
14
I
D
O
15
O
V
A
L
16
S
17
P
R
O
J
E
18
C
T
E
D
19
S
Y
R
U
P
20
S
A
N
E
21
A
Z
T
E
22
C
S
23
T
E
A
24
C
25
O
W
26
S
L
E
U
27
T
H
S
28
P
29
E
30
T
T
Y
31
I
M
P
E
L
32
H
A
W
S
E
33
R
34
N
N
E
35
M
I
36
L
37
L
38
I
S
O
39
R
E
40
S
I
G
N
41
S
42
N
E
O
43
S
T
O
44
W
45
P
I
X
46
T
A
47
R
G
E
T
48
R
A
49
V
E
N
50
B
A
S
K
S
51
S
T
R
I
N
G
52
S
53
R
E
C
54
S
C
H
55
S
T
U
C
56
C
O
57
Q
58
U
59
I
60
P
61
M
A
R
62
A
T
63
L
O
O
K
64
S
U
P
T
O
65
A
R
E
N
A
66
A
R
I
67
C
E
S
A
R
68
Y
E
N
S
69
R
E
F
70
S
T
Y
L
E
© 1974, The New York TimesNo. 9,156
Across
1
Con ___ (tenderly) : AMORE
6
Rogers : ROY
9
Standoffs : TIES
13
Tends the bar : MIXES
14
June phrase : IDO
15
Running tracks : OVALS
17
Forecast : PROJECTED
19
Concentrated juice : SYRUP
20
Sensible : SANE
21
Cortés's subjects : AZTECS
23
Cha : TEA
24
Intimidate : COW
26
Vance and Holmes : SLEUTHS
28
Small-minded : PETTY
31
Force : IMPEL
32
Mooring rope : HAWSER
34
Compass heading : NNE
35
Plant : MILL
38
Equal: Prefix : ISO
39
Gives up : RESIGNS
42
Modern: Prefix : NEO
43
Lay away : STOW
45
Photos, for short : PIX
46
Goal : TARGET
48
Blackbird : RAVEN
50
Sunbathes : BASKS
51
Orchestra section : STRINGS
53
___ room : REC
54
Educ. building : SCH
55
Wall covering : STUCCO
57
One-liner : QUIP
61
Character in a Peter Weiss play : MARAT
63
Respects : LOOKSUPTO
65
Cockpit : ARENA
66
Jackie's spouse : ARI
67
Romero of films : CESAR
68
Urges : YENS
69
Gridiron figure : REF
70
Editor's concern : STYLE
Down
1
Elec. units : AMPS
2
Star in Cetus : MIRA
3
British campus: Abbr. : OXON
4
Declines : REJECTS
5
Compass reading : ESE
6
Famed hotel : RITZ
7
Modern playwright : ODETS
8
Alpine sound : YODELING
9
Even money : TOSSUP
10
One of the leagues : IVY
11
Humans : EARTHLINGS
12
Skids : SLUES
16
Vacation spot : SPA
18
Rookery sound : CAW
22
Bonding agent : CEMENT
25
___ and terminer : OYER
27
Pro ___ : TEM
28
Greek letters : PHIS
29
"___ of Eden" : EAST
30
A few : TWOORTHREE
33
Wish one hadn't : REPENT
34
"Nothing doing!" : NIX
36
Garden green : LEEK
37
Very many : LOTS
40
Exceptional : SINGULAR
41
"Quién ___?" : SABE
44
Hostilities : WAR
47
Squash gear : RACQUET
49
Prospects : VISTAS
51
Alarming : SCARY
52
Tally : SCORE
53
Man of Seoul : ROK
54
Wee, in Scotland : SMA
56
Close-fitting hat : COIF
58
___-daisy : UPSY
59
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.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

|