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New York Times, Wednesday, October 15, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 324 (avg 1.71)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,368
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1. Fruit. : PEACH
6. Check. : STEM
10. Fret. : STEW
14. Moslem nymph. : HOURI
15. Means' partner. : WAYS
16. Wife of Zeus. : HERA
17. Fruit. : DATES
18. Tools. : AXES
19. "Pease porridge in ___ . . . " : APOT
20. Car accessories. : SNOWTIRES
22. Easy flow. : GLIDE
23. Some leftover meat. : COLDSHOULDER
25. Takes place. : OCCURS
28. Choir member. : ALTO
29. Where to spend gourdes. : HAITI
30. Go with difficulty. : WADE
32. Friendly. : WARM
36. Choose. : OPT
37. Special garment. : CARCOAT
40. Feather scarf. : BOA
41. Obey. : HEED
43. Scene. : VIEW
44. Marine snail. : WHELK
46. What ___? : OFIT
48. Flute sound. : TOOTLE
49. If. : PROVIDEDTHAT
54. Bird. : RAVEN
55. Order. : DIRECTIVE
59. Iran's neighbor: Var. : IRAK
60. Finished. : DONE
61. Calculated. : TIMED
62. Apportion. : METE
63. Has bills. : OWES
64. Certain Arabian. : OMANI
65. Victim. : PREY
66. Winds up. : ENDS
67. Pay. : REMIT
1. Advanced degrees. : PHDS
2. Of the dawn. : EOAN
3. Detroit product, : AUTO
4. Hair style. : CREWCUT
5. Of lasting importance. : HISTORIC
6. Turf. : SWARD
7. Strains. : TAXES
8. Cosmetic. : EYESHADOW
9. Writings: Abbr. : MSS
10. Superficial. : SHALLOW
11. Halfhearted. : TEPID
12. Wear down. : ERODE
13. Drink. : WATER
21. French pronoun. : ILS
22. Racket material. : GUT
24. Olive genus. : OLEA
25. Exclamation. : OHOH
26. Evening wrap. : CAPE
27. Quote. : CITE
30. Pen. : WRITEDOWN
31. Pro. : ACE
33. Not on ___. : ABET
34. Airplane maneuver. : ROLL
35. Build. : MAKE
38. Eager. : AVID
39. Kind of show, like "I Do, I Do." : TWOACTOR
42. Black auk. : DOVEKEY
45. Wingding. : HOTTIME
47. Airfoil. : FIN
48. Article. : THE
49. Give the mirror a workout. : PRIMP
50. More uncommon. : RARER
51. Somewhat circular. : OVATE
52. Broke bread. : DINED
53. Ringlet. : TRESS
56. Caliph. : IMAM
57. Word from Caesar. : VENI
58. Do copy work. : EDIT
60. Buck's mate. : DOE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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