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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Saturday, September 8, 1984

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 342 (avg 1.77)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
William Lutwiniak has 304 known pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1984, The New York TimesNo. 12,723
Across
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Napoleonic victory site in 1806 : JENA
5
Kind of stitch : CABLE
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Buy ___ in a poke : APIG
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Actor Guinness : ALEC
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A "manship" : ONEUP
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Biotite : MICA
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Relish : PICCALILLI
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Scored on a serve : ACED
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Igloo dweller : ESKIMO
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Moorish palaces : ALCAZARS
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Campus bldg. : DORM
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Excellent! : SUPER
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Besmirched, in a way : ASPERSED
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Kind of gravy : REDEYE
33
Ridge; crest : CHINE
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Preferable : NICER
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Part of U.S.S.R. : SOV
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Social asset : TACT
38
Capitol go-fers : PAGES
39
Iso- : EQUI
40
Have : OWN
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Sky Whale : CETUS
42
Jubilate : EXULT
43
Decampment : FLIGHT
45
Long, slender cigar : PANATELA
47
Belief : CREED
49
Multiflora : ROSE
50
___ with (take liberties) : MAKEFREE
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Consolidated : MERGED
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Show-biz award : OBIE
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Circus in London : PICCADILLY
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Merchandise : VEND
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Felt pity for : ACHED
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River to The Wash : OUSE
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Tense : EDGY
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Downtown signs : NEONS
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Donna or Rex : REED
Down
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Play tricks on : JAPE
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New Havenites : ELIS
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Smooch : NECK
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Chance : ACCIDENT
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A country's flag : COLORS
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Cuckoo : ANI
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Composer Bartók : BELA
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Pacifies : LULLS
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Gastronomes : EPICURES
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Surprised : AMAZED
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Roguish : PICARESQUE
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Champagne bucket : ICER
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Runs about : GADS
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Love, in Livorno : AMORE
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Rich Little, e.g. : APER
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___-arms : MENAT
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___ grace (clement edict) : ACTOF
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Afghan : SHAWL
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Alfresco enjoyment : PICNICKING
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Unearth : DIGUP
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"___ Never Know," 1943 song : YOULL
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Hit musical : EVITA
35
Actor Romero : CESAR
38
Duncan role : PETERPAN
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Outside : EXTERIOR
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Julia Child, e.g. : CHEF
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Relaxed : EASED
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Rapacious : GREEDY
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Wanderers : NOMADS
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Thaw : DEICE
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Relocation : MOVE
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Snoozing : ABED
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Mother of Iynx : ECHO
54
Hard, brittle gelatin : GLUE
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Different : ELSE
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Used henna : DYED
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100 yrs. : CEN

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

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