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New York Times, Monday, December 15, 1969

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.68, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,429
Across
1. Head or heart affliction. : ACHE
5. Support. : PROP
9. Inspirit. : ELATE
14. Ship's personnel. : CREW
15. Dream in Dijon. : REVE
16. Enraged. : LIVID
17. Janice. : RULE
18. Hoople oath. : EGAD
19. Nasty look. : GLARE
20. Fish. : EEL
21. Stowe girl. : EVA
22. Beer city. : PILSEN
23. Rickey ingredient. : SLOEGIN
25. Skirt length. : MINI
26. "Too ___ hot." : DARN
27. Zero. : NIL
28. Soufflé ingredients. : EGGS
32. Dinah. : SHORE
34. City in Crete. : CANEA
36. Richard ___. : ROE
37. Anne's husband. : WILLSHAKESPEARE
40. Give one's ___. : ALL
41. Cobbler's concern. : SOLES
42. "___ in terris." : PACEM
43. Giant great. : MAYS
45. Gat. : ROD
46. Dam's mate. : SIRE
47. Ski lift. : TBAR
49. Ravi. : SHANKAR
52. Famous Will. : ROGERS
55. Long time. : EON
56. Before. : ERE
57. City in Japan. : IMARI
58. Jerusalem landmark. : WALL
60. Highway sign. : SLOW
61. Lily's cousin. : ONION
62. Roper. : ELMO
63. Or ___. : ELSE
64. Vacuous. : SILLY
65. Cubs, for instance. : TEAM
66. Ogled. : EYED
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1. Lands. : ACRES
2. Like Sade. : CRUEL
3. Broadway greeting. : HELLODOLLY
4. Ram's mate. : EWE
5. Conductor André. : PREVIN
6. Goneril's sister. : REGAN
7. Egg-shaped ornaments. : OVA
8. Foot: Prefix. : PED
9. Collector of marbles. : ELGIN
10. Bea. : LILLIE
11. Gardner and others. : AVAS
12. Wear. : TIRE
13. Anthony. : EDEN
21. Way out. : EGRESS
22. Stacks. : PILES
24. Warren. : EARL
25. Lewis locale. : MINES
27. "___ Came the Stranger." : NAKED
29. Princess from Philadelphia. : GRACEKELLY
30. Vidal. : GORE
31. Appear. : SEEM
32. Followed Miss Ederle. : SWAM
33. Eyes of beans. : HILA
34. Heat: Lat. : CALOR
35. Old Roman Way. : APPIAN
38. Israeli reels. : HORAS
39. ___ one's keep. : EARN
44. Body alcohol. : STEROL
46. Aleichem. : SHOLOM
48. Word for the deep. : BRINY
49. Diamond. : SELMA
50. Part of Stein line. : AROSE
51. Joined anew. : REWED
52. Grande et al. : RIOS
53. Prefix for scient or bus. : OMNI
54. Inventor Borden. : GAIL
58. Like a swimmer. : WET
59. Drink. : ALE
60. Note. : SEE

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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