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New York Times, Wednesday, October 29, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,382
Across Down
1. Shin's neighbor. : CALF
5. Onus. : BLAME
10. Saucy. : PERT
14. "I cannot tell ___." : ALIE
15. Smeared in a way. : OILED
16. Cry of the Bacchantes. : EVOE
17. Pop. : SODA
18. Wife of Le Roi. : REINE
19. River islands. : AITS
20. Well-known pendant. : SWORDOFDAMOCLES
23. Chaney. : LON
24. "Add ___ of bitters." : ADASH
25. Drags in. : HALES
28. Letters on an orthodontist's door. : DDS
29. Printer's spacing strips. : LEADS
33. Wood sorrels. : OCAS
34. Go. : HIE
35. Cut again. : RESNIP
36. Breaks the bank. : WINSBIG
38. Ionian gulf. : TARANTO
39. "___ a post." : DEAFAS
40. Pose. : SIT
41. Western alliance. : NATO
42. Hunter of the sky. : ORION
43. Indian. : UTE
44. Berlin hotel of note. : ADLON
45. Appropriated. : STOLE
47. French noble. : DUC
48. Sheepskin encores. : GRADUATEDEGREES
55. Indian title. : RANI
56. Wisconsin city. : RIPON
57. Of an age. : ERAL
58. Norse name. : ERIC
59. Correct. : EMEND
60. Fields: Lat. : AGRI
61. Stroll. : WALK
62. Fearless one. : DARER
63. Shed. : MOLT
1. Architect Gilbert. : CASS
2. Nautical position. : ALOW
3. Venetian strand. : LIDO
4. Li'l Abner's idol. : FEARLESSFOSDICK
5. Metalloid element. : BORON
6. Gladly. : LIEF
7. Navigational device. : ALIDADE
8. Bacchantes. : MENADS
9. Swelling ailment. : EDEMA
10. That school-girl complexion. : PEACHESANDCREAM
11. Bad. : EVIL
12. Parrot-talk. : ROTE
13. Novel heroine. : TESS
21. Frenchman's back. : DOS
22. Canadian physician. : OSLER
25. First words of a greeting. : HOWDO
26. Quaker gray. : ACIER
27. Hawaiian porch. : LANAI
28. Excavate. : DIG
30. Yearly record, old style. : ANNAL
31. The same. : DITTO
32. Fishing lure. : SPOON
34. Possessive. : HIS
35. Lab creature. : RAT
37. African people. : BANTU
38. Roadbed fixture. : TIE
40. More difficult. : STEEPER
43. Last syllable. : ULTIMA
44. Summer month: Abbr. : AUG
46. Rowed. : OARED
47. Tree: Prefix. : DENDR
48. Sprouted. : GREW
49. ___ avis. : RARA
50. Indigo. : ANIL
51. Cooked. : DONE
52. Therefore. : ERGO
53. Nobleman. : EARL
54. Narrow opening. : SLIT

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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