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New York Times, Friday, December 26, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 328 (avg 1.75)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,440
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1. Place for a padlock. : HASP
5. Power. : MIGHT
10. Dog. : CHOW
14. Mine: Fr. : AMOI
15. Steel: Fr. : ACIER
16. Moth. : LUNA
17. Norse Fate. : NORN
18. Flag belying its name. : JOLLYROGER
20. Harass. : DRAGOON
22. Balances. : POISES
23. Fat. : PURSY
25. Wield. : USE
26. Blouse parts. : JABOTS
29. Outer. : EXTERNAL
34. Straws in the wind. : OMENS
35. Paradise. : BLISS
36. Sash. : OBI
37. Call up. : RING
38. Yale man. : ELI
39. Cob or pen. : SWAN
40. French numeral. : UNE
41. Guardian spirits. : GENII
43. Cite. : QUOTE
44. Subway workers. : MOTORMEN
46. Sounded pleased. : PURRED
47. Johnny ___. : REB
48. Sorrow. : GRIEF
50. Pekoe package. : TEABAG
53. Old name for French region. : ALSATIA
57. Be chummy with. : FRATERNIZE
59. Truck parts. : CABS
60. Dream: Fr. : REVE
61. Unmusical toy. : KAZOO
62. Freeway sign. : EXIT
63. Timetable, for short. : SKED
64. Austere. : STERN
65. Antic. : DIDO
1. Worker. : HAND
2. Cupid. : AMOR
3. Marsh bird. : SORA
4. Table game. : PINGPONG
5. Army men. : MAJORS
6. Revered objects. : ICONS
7. Hodges. : GIL
8. Relief. : HELP
9. Casting procedures. : TRYOUTS
10. More stingy. : CLOSER
11. Of great size. : HUGE
12. Pronoun. : ONES
13. Tolstoy topic. : WAR
19. Gets up. : RISES
21. Umps' calls. : OUTS
24. Shouting. : YELLING
26. Large bowl. : JORUM
27. ___ acid. : AMINO
28. U.S. writer. : BENET
30. Chapter number. : XIII
31. ___ never. : NOWOR
32. Moderate. : ABATE
33. Queued. : LINED
35. Nota ___. : BENE
39. Applied coating. : SURFACED
41. Dabchick. : GREBE
42. Boards. : EMBARKS
43. Elicitor of an ans. : QUES
45. Declaimed. : ORATED
46. Heap up. : PILEON
49. Tonsorial tool. : RAZOR
50. Organized migration. : TREK
51. House part. : EAVE
52. Midge. : GNAT
54. Hack. : TAXI
55. Footnote abbr. : IBID
56. With reference. : ASTO
57. French money: Abbr. : FRS
58. Verb ending. : IZE

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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