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New York Times, Thursday, January 2, 1969

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.17, Missing: { J Q U W X Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 56, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 1, XRef: 0
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,082
Across
1. Prohibit. : DEBAR
6. Shepherd king. : DAVID
11. Bridge holdings. : TENACES
13. Penzance people. : PIRATES
15. Border lake. : ONTARIO
16. Perturb. : AGITATE
17. Ogre's word. : FIE
18. Angered. : ENRAGED
20. Civil War name. : LEE
21. Commuter's concern. : FARES
23. Tropical trees. : EBOS
24. Erie R. R. speculator. : FISK
25. Mistake. : SLIP
26. Haggard's Ayesha. : SHE
27. Goodies. : TREATS
29. Small cuttings. : SNIPPETS
32. Sea birds. : ERNS
33. Chinese sauce. : SOYA
34. Trolley. : TRAM
36. In-the-bucket item. : DROP
38. Visionaries. : DREAMERS
42. Degrees. : GRADES
44. Eye. : ORB
45. Require. : NEED
47. Split. : RIVE
48. Ring. : PEAL
50. Ringo. : STARR
51. Hail. : AVE
52. Name for New Hampshire. : GRANITE
54. Meadow. : LEA
55. Spanish women. : SENORAS
57. Zero. : NOTHING
59. Confection. : PRALINE
60. Tumblers. : GLASSES
61. Specialized talk. : SLANG
62. Latvia natives. : LETTS
Down
1. Peter made three. : DENIALS
2. Join the fun. : ENTERIN
3. Meadow sound. : BAA
4. Sheridan's Bob ___. : ACRES
5. Check. : REIN
6. Compendium. : DIGEST
7. Dry. : ARID
8. Keeve. : VAT
9. Marconi, for one. : ITALIAN
10. Abhors. : DETESTS
11. British dandies. : TOFFS
12. Disgruntled guy. : SOREHEAD
13. Half a Samoan port. : PAGO
14. Looks for. : SEEKS
19. Support. : ABET
22. Incident. : EPISODE
24. Turbulence. : FERMENT
26. Agent. : SPY
28. Paper unit. : REAM
30. English poet. : POPE
31. Silver. : STERLING
35. Mortar-mixing device. : RAB
36. Golf clubs. : DRIVERS
37. "Show Boat" character. : RAVENAL
39. Horse. : ROAN
40. Forceful writer. : REALIST
41. Tranquil expanses. : SERENES
42. Understand. : GRASP
43. Leaped up. : SPRANG
46. Becomes dull. : DRAGS
49. Comfort. : EASE
50. Bristles. : SETAE
52. Smile. : GRIN
53. Kind of road. : TOLL
56. Palm leaf. : OLA
58. Presidential initials. : HST

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