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New York Times, Thursday, November 13, 1969

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { J K W X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,397
Across
1. Took steps. : ACTED
6. Contemporary of Vandyke. : HALS
10. Corded fabric. : REP
13. Blackmore girl. : LORNA
14. Dill. : ANET
15. Plaything. : DOLL
16. Revoke, in law. : ADEEM
17. Molten rock. : LAVA
18. Bell Song, for one. : ARIA
19. Lawmaker: Abbr. : SEN
20. Nearness. : PROPINQUITY
23. Brie. : CHEESE
25. Blockheads. : DUNCES
26. ___ the times. : BEHIND
28. Winter hazard. : SLEET
30. Shah's land. : IRAN
31. Pens. : STIES
32. Pro ___. : TEM
35. Photo of sorts. : TINTYPE
38. One devoted to beauty. : ESTHETE
40. Movie locale. : SET
41. Makes. : EARNS
43. "I'm all ___." : EARS
44. Hollywood great. : GARBO
45. Sweethearts: Slang. : FLAMES
47. Finally. : ATLAST
50. Breaks a certain law. : SPEEDS
52. Honored. : PRESTIGIOUS
54. Harbor sigtht. : TUG
57. Boarding stair. : RAMP
58. Indian. : CREE
59. Office worker. : STENO
61. Marriage vows. : IDOS
62. Wooden model of the foot. : LAST
63. Weird. : EERIE
64. Man's nickname. : LEN
65. Salamanders. : EFTS
66. Musical symbols. : RESTS
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1. Too bad. : ALAS
2. Rules for behavior. : CODE
3. Incisive. : TRENCHANT
4. Compass point. : ENE
5. Moisten. : DAMPEN
6. Headpieces for some. : HALOS
7. Metrical foot. : ANAPEST
8. Jacob's son. : LEVI
9. Some Met Opera watchers. : STANDEES
10. Dewy. : RORIC
11. Ten-point type. : ELITE
12. Disports. : PLAYS
15. Intimidate. : DAUNT
21. Blushing. : RED
22. Knight's chore. : QUEST
24. Insinuate. : HINT
26. Small stage parts. : BITS
27. Gould's railroad. : ERIE
29. Reclines. : LIES
31. European. : SERB
32. Big U. S. union. : TEAMSTERS
33. Common French verb. : ETRE
34. Catch, as of fish. : MESS
36. Fermentative agent. : YEAST
37. Mite. : PARTICLE
39. Be in charge. : HEAD
42. Most inquisitive. : NOSIEST
44. Shows surprise. : GASPS
45. French fire. : FEU
46. Antilles group. : LESSER
47. Month for Paris. : APRIL
48. Commerce. : TRADE
49. Dud: Slang. : LEMON
51. Browning and Keats. : POETS
53. German noble. : GRAF
55. Army section. : UNIT
56. Anything ___. : GOES
60. Mound. : TEE

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