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New York Times, Tuesday, October 14, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J P Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,367
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1. Matter-of-___. : FACT
5. Type of farm. : TRUCK
10. Mammoth, for one. : CAVE
14. Eye in a way. : OGLE
15. Uncanny. : EERIE
16. Dash. : ELAN
17. Trotsky. : LEON
18. Nursemaid. : NANNY
19. Makes a profit. : NETS
20. Pried. : LEVERED
22. Familiar name for some bills. : CNOTES
24. Cheese. : EDAM
25. "___ You Calling Me." : IHEAR
26. Tiaras. : CORONETS
29. Did winter sports. : SKATED
33. Wings. : ELLS
34. Whistle time. : NOON
36. Moslem wise men. : ULEMA
37. U. S. humorist. : ADE
38. Theory on makeup of universe. : ATOMISM
40. Toper. : SOT
41. Tailor's concern. : SEAMS
43. Smooth in phonetics. : LENE
44. Feminine ending. : ETTE
45. Wrap up. : ENFOLD
47. Tape device. : RECORDER
49. Traffic sounds. : TOOTS
51. Golfer about to drive. : TEER
52. Stare sullenly. : GLOWER
54. Squirrel-like rodents. : DORMICE
57. Barnstorm. : TOUR
58. Kind of beet. : SUGAR
60. Grand Duke of Muscovy. : IVAN
61. Can do. : ABLE
62. Coolness in danger. : NERVE
63. Minister. : TEND
64. Embellish. : GILD
65. Tested. : TRIED
66. Periods. : ERAS
1. Ensuing: Abbr. : FOLL
2. U. S. author. : AGEE
3. Expressway access. : CLOVERLEAF
4. Island near Dardanelles. : TENEDOS
5. City sight. : TENEMENT
6. Interpret. : READ
7. Coffee maker. : URN
8. Saddle girth. : CINCH
9. English economist. : KEYNES
10. Dominant. : CENTRAL
11. Out of the wind. : ALEE
12. Containers. : VATS
13. Navy man: Abbr. : ENS
21. Functioned, as a car. : RAN
23. Packing for boat seams. : OAKUM
25. Compounds of like makeup. : ISOMERS
26. Leave off. : CEASE
27. Of former times. : OLDEN
28. Hammer or axe. : TOOL
30. Jobholder in Detroit. : TESTDRIVER
31. Be the ham. : EMOTE
32. Office device. : DATER
35. Three squared. : NINE
38. "___ boat to China." : ASLOW
39. Divided, as a circle. : SECTORED
42. Went for a spin. : MOTORED
44. Recluse. : EREMITE
46. Common contraction. : DOESNT
48. Done, for poets. : OER
50. More exact. : TRUER
52. Asian desert. : GOBI
53. Period of calm. : LULL
54. Garraway. : DAVE
55. Scene of Jesus' first miracle. : CANA
56. Odds' companion. : ENDS
57. Kind of dance. : TAG
59. Gypsy horse. : GRI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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