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New York Times, Friday, January 17, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 328 (avg 1.75)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,097
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1. Various: Abbr. : MISC
5. Hindu deity. : RAMA
9. Fountain drink. : COLA
13. "Do ___ others" . . . : UNTO
14. Dye. : ANIL
15. Indian physicist. : RAMAN
16. Pollux. : STAR
17. Philosopher of Elea. : ZENO
18. Raise. : ERECT
19. Often-gaudy fabric. : CHINTZ
21. Everything. : THEWORKS
23. Roof sights. : AERIALS
25. Branch angle. : AXIL
26. Vapor. : STEAM
28. Rendezvous. : TRYSTS
32. Bishop's throne. : CATHEDRA
35. Landlord's concern. : RENTAL
36. Cretan mountain. : IDA
37. Honshu city. : AKITA
39. Arab garment. : ABA
40. City in Iran. : TABRIZ
43. Have fun. : LIVEITUP
46. Substitute. : ERSATZ
47. Endure. : STAND
48. Knock down. : FELL
50. Groups of eight. : OGDOADS
54. Handle badly. : MISTREAT
58. ___ at the switch. : ASLEEP
59. Farewell. : ADIEU
60. Animal suffix. : ZOON
62. Personal: Prefix. : IDIO
63. Fire ___. : ALARM
64. British queen: Abbr. : ELIZ
65. Enthusiasm. : ZEST
66. ___ wear. : MENS
67. Art style. : DADA
68. Superlative suffixes. : ESTS
1. Southern constellation. : MUSCA
2. Paris ___ spring. : INTHE
3. Step. : STAIR
4. Breed of chicken. : CORNISH
5. Flashy doings. : RAZZLEDAZZLE
6. Chemical suffix. : ANE
7. Denver building. : MINT
8. Greeting by Gov. Burns. : ALOHA
9. Girl's name. : CAROLYN
10. Part of an ephah. : OMER
11. Deficiency. : LACK
12. Insects. : ANTS
15. Fix a lamp. : REWIRE
20. London gallery. : TATE
22. Lavish production. : EXTRAVAGANZA
24. Briton's shirt. : SARK
27. Posts. : MAILS
29. Fixed: Abbr. : STAT
30. Banned. : TABU
31. Blow. : SLAP
32. Mention. : CITE
33. Shebat's follower. : ADAR
34. Items picked up by hosts. : TABS
38. Josip Broz. : TITO
41. Roof supports. : RAFTERS
42. Again: Lat. : ITERUM
44. Fragments. : ENDS
45. Admire highly. : IDOLIZE
49. Loafed. : LAZED
51. Mosquito genus. : AEDES
52. Follower of a belief. : DEIST
53. Pips on cards. : SPOTS
54. Word of respect. : MAAM
55. Loaf. : IDLE
56. City in China. : SIAN
57. Indian weight. : TOLA
61. Resembling: Suffix. : OID

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

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