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New York Times, Friday, October 10, 1969

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 326 (avg 1.74)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 2, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,363
Across
1. Make the rounds. : TOUR
5. Ems and others. : SPAS
9. Exclamations. : AHAS
13. Seine tributary. : AUBE
14. Nautical left. : APORT
15. Argyle. : SOCK
16. Possessions. : PRIVATEPROPERTY
19. Abbreviation after a name. : ESQ
20. Ross and Kara. : SEAS
21. Food fish. : WRASSE
22. Show the way. : USHER
24. U. S. air agency. : CAA
25. Natural liquid. : JUICE
27. Built-up area. : TOWN
28. With 39 Across, old country store features. : POT
31. Czech composer. : ANTONDVORAK
34. Stadium yell. : RAH
35. Make out. : SPOT
36. Weather word. : RAINY
37. Fuel. : COKE
38. More: It. : PIU
39. See 28 Across. : BELLYSTOVES
41. Navy officer: Abbr. : ENS
42. Maid. : LASS
43. Reckon. : OPINE
44. Uncle: Scot. : EME
45. Come to a peak. : RIPEN
47. Beast. : ANIMAL
51. Casino game. : FARO
52. Merry. : GAY
55. Sweeping things. : GENERALIZATIONS
58. Concluded. : OVER
59. Capital name. : NIXON
60. Detonator. : FUSE
61. Intent look. : GAZE
62. Bambi. : DEER
63. Headliner. : STAR
Down
1. Record. : TAPE
2. Pronoun. : OURS
3. Hard to get away from. : UBIQUITOUS
4. Race an engine. : REV
5. Scuba fishing gear. : SPEAR
6. Explodes lightly. : POPS
7. Timetable abbr. : ARR
8. Certain passengers. : STOWAWAYS
9. Yachting. : ASEA
10. ___ d'oeuvres. : HORS
11. Statutes. : ACTS
12. Terrier. : SKYE
14. To ___. : ATEE
17. Pale. : ASHEN
18. Bit of mischief. : PRANK
23. Man of Perth. : SCOT
24. Trite: Informal. : CORNY
25. Variegated, as yarn. : JASPE
26. Loosen. : UNPIN
27. Works hard. : TOILS
28. Withstanding test. : PROVINGOUT
29. Of a wood. : OAKEN
30. Ones at hand. : THESE
32. Morpheus' realm. : DREAMLAND
33. French dance. : VALSE
37. Overcome obstacles. : COPE
39. Dull. : BLEAR
40. Go ___. : TOPOT
45. Tonsorial gear. : RAZOR
46. Where Isfahan is. : IRAN
47. Excited. : AGOG
48. Leningrad's river. : NEVA
49. Don Juan's mother. : INEZ
50. Standing water. : MERE
51. Idée ___. : FIXE
53. Handle: Lat. : ANSA
54. River to the North Sea. : YSER
56. Famed U.N. name. : LIE
57. Suppositions. : IFS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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