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New York Times, Tuesday, October 7, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,360
Across Down
1. Kind of eagle. : BALD
5. Newspapers and others. : MEDIA
10. Endorsement for travel. : VISA
14. Stravinsky. : IGOR
15. Does the hard way. : EARNS
16. Oppositionist. : ANTI
17. October transport. : BROOMSTICK
19. Keep clear of. : SHUN
20. Yangtze sight. : SAMPAN
21. Ring-necked or golden. : PHEASANT
23. Song, to Schubert. : LIED
25. Cheerless. : DRAB
26. Kind of trap. : SPEED
29. Priestly vestment. : ALB
32. Equally. : ALIKE
35. Fountain drink. : COLA
36. Beetle. : SCARAB
38. Kiltie's wear. : TAM
39. Arabic letter. : ALIF
40. Indo-European. : ARYAN
41. Instrument for a Marx. : HARP
42. Aries. : RAM
43. Strikingly unusual. : EXOTIC
44. Med. study. : ANAT
45. "Rose Marie" composer. : FRIML
47. Gallic refusal. : NON
48. Song. : DITTY
49. Arrests, informally. : NABS
51. Isaiah for one. : SEER
53. Golden-apples girl. : ATALANTA
57. Spanish wine. : MALAGA
61. Mark, to Romans. : NOTA
62. Surpass. : OUTGENERAL
64. Card. : TREY
65. Berlin's "__ den Linden." : UNTER
66. Cut off. : SNIP
67. Cracker or jerk. : SODA
68. Lachrymose. : TEARY
69. "My Three ___." : SONS
1. Apron tops. : BIBS
2. Site of famous memorial. : AGRA
3. Appear. : LOOM
4. Kind of table. : DROPLEAF
5. Intervening, in law. : MESNE
6. Corrode. : EAT
7. Faucet fault. : DRIP
8. Foot part. : INCH
9. Bidden. : ASKED
10. Feudal tenant. : VASSAL
11. Denizen. : INHABITANT
12. Confound. : STUN
13. Coarse contraction. : AINT
18. Hotel worker. : MAID
22. Saracen. : ARAB
24. Synthetic fiber. : DACRON
26. Head covering. : SCARF
27. Of icy regions. : POLAR
28. Got rid of. : ELIMINATED
30. Attack. : LAYTO
31. Intelligence. : BRAINS
33. Gold unit. : KARAT
34. Meaningless. : EMPTY
36. Combo instrument. : SAX
37. Old: Abbr. : ANC
41. Like some dogs. : HAIRLESS
43. Medit. island. : ELBA
46. Asian peninsula. : MALAYA
48. College official. : DEAN
50. Muzzle. : SNOUT
52. Abrasive. : EMERY
53. Insects. : ANTS
54. V.I.P. at moment of truth. : TORO
55. Adjust. : TUNE
56. ___ boy! : ATTA
58. Pisa's river. : ARNO
59. Increment. : GAIN
60. Simplon Tunnel area. : ALPS
63. Kant, for one: Abbr. : GER

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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