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New York Times, Wednesday, January 22, 1969

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J K Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 248 (avg 1.32)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,102
Across
1. Bilks. : CHEATS
7. Columns. : SHAFTS
13. Diner's choice. : SHADROE
14. Unusual. : CURIOUS
16. Fabray. : NANETTE
17. Post-Bronze period. : IRONAGE
18. Commonplace: Abbr. : ORD
19. Noncoms. : SARGES
21. ___ Remo. : SAN
22. Spanish jar. : OLLA
24. Inclined, British style. : LEANT
25. Another: Sp. : OTRO
26. Noblemen. : PEERS
28. Thus: Latin. : SIC
29. Actress Garson. : GREER
30. Methods. : SYSTEMS
32. Benes. : EDUARD
34. ___ moment. : INA
35. German article. : EIN
36. Blurry. : MISTED
39. College in Upstate N.Y. : COLGATE
43. Devilfish. : MANTA
44. French season. : ETE
46. Transfer design. : DECAL
47. Stake. : ANTE
48. Finnish islands. : ALAND
50. Spanish hall. : SALA
51. Map abbr. : RTE
52. Ran swiftly. : DARTED
54. 2d century date. : CLI
55. Before. : ALREADY
58. Portuguese, for one. : IBERIAN
60. Stretchable. : TENSILE
61. Gasoline buyer's concern. : MILEAGE
62. Transferred legally. : DEEDED
63. Indolent. : OTIOSE
Down
1. ___ horse. : CHARLEY
2. Deals with. : HANDLES
3. Netherlands city. : EDE
4. Tricky actions. : ARTS
5. Complete. : TOTAL
6. Cassandra. : SEERESS
7. School subject. : SCIENCE
8. American novelist. : HURST
9. Nigerian people. : ARO
10. Fiver. : FIN
11. Dinette appliance. : TOASTER
12. Made palatable. : SUGARED
13. Pries. : SNOOPS
15. Man from Malaga. : SENOR
20. Cheerful: Fr. : GAI
23. Entertainer. : ARTISTE
25. Fruit. : ORANGES
27. Wagner heroine. : SENTA
29. Hansa. : GUILD
31. Miss West. : MAE
33. ___ volente. : DEO
36. Covered. : MANTLED
37. Hospital staff man. : INTERNE
38. Held up. : DELAYED
39. Part of a peseta. : CENTIMO
40. Locust trees. : ACACIAS
41. Feudal tax. : TALLAGE
42. Arthurian lady. : ELAINE
43. French Revolutionist. : MARAT
45. Pitch. : TAR
48. Confuse. : ADDLE
49. C.P.A.'s entry. : DEBIT
53. Food shop, for short. : DELI
56. Direction. : ESE
57. Assist. : AID
59. Old car. : REO

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

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