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New York Times, Monday, October 27, 1969

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { F H J K Q W }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,380

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Absorbed. : RAPT
5. Took advantage of. : USED
9. Fasten again. : REZIP
14. Winglike. : ALAR
15. Opposite of lion's share. : NONE
16. Ooze. : EXUDE
17. New Mexican Indian. : PIRO
18. Place for a speaker. : DAIS
19. French name. : RENEE
20. Disobedience. : INSUBORDINATION
23. Becomes darker. : DEEPENS
24. Inhabitant: Suffix. : ITE
25. Poetic word. : ERE
26. Confident claimant. : ASSERTER
31. Reckoning. : SCORE
34. Long-run Broadway role. : ABIE
35. Biblical judge. : ELI
36. Some walks. : CONSTITUTIONALS
40. Diminutive suffix. : ULE
41. ___ majesty. : LESE
42. Limerick. : VERSE
43. Bread, wine, etc., to Omar : PARADISE
46. Name for Oedipus. : REX
47. Farm sound. : MOO
48. Is important. : MATTERS
52. Wishful thinking, in a way. : RATIONALIZATION
57. Bay window. : ORIEL
58. Western city. : RENO
59. Peculiar: Prefix. : IDIO
60. In the past, in the past. : AGONE
61. State firmly. : AVER
62. Dramatic play, for short. : MELO
63. Soft and green. : MOSSY
64. Eye parts. : LIDS
65. Formerly, old style. : ERST
Down
1. Swift. : RAPID
2. Dress style. : ALINE
3. Describe grammatically. : PARSE
4. They're in the act. : TROUPERS
5. Brought to ruin. : UNDONE
6. Flies. : SOARS
7. Writer Bagnold. : ENID
8. Lucy's TV husband. : DESI
9. Appraise anew. : RERATE
10. English city. : EXETER
11. New Mexico city. : ZUNI
12. Prefix for gram or graph. : IDEO
13. Hammer part. : PEEN
21. Head covering. : BERET
22. Child of an issei. : NISEI
26. Treat badly. : ABUSE
27. Location. : SITE
28. Rip. : TEAR
29. Old measures. : ELLS
30. Begin the day. : RISE
31. Food fish. : SCUP
32. Soft drink. : COLA
33. Extraordinary person. : ONER
34. Sweetsop. : ATES
37. Ancient Troy. : ILION
38. Mrs. Hobby. : OVETA
39. A bit later. : NEXTTIME
44. French city. : AMIENS
45. Dunne's Mr. : DOOLEY
46. Keen items. : RAZORS
48. Dug. : MINED
49. Duck. : EIDER
50. Stirs up. : ROILS
51. Nose: Slang. : SNOOT
52. Wander. : ROAM
53. Ship of myth. : ARGO
54. Spanish uncles. : TIOS
55. Asian sea. : ARAL
56. Son of Jacob. : LEVI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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