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New York Times, Monday, February 24, 1969

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J W X Z }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,135
Across
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In style. : CHIC
5
Slant. : BEVEL
10
Word for a horse. : PLUG
14
Blood: Prefix. : HEMO
15
Ancient Indian king. : ASOKA
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Island in the Hebrides. : IONA
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Sins. : INIQUITIES
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Tobacco portion. : QUID
20
Retarded. : STUNTED
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Cooks in a way. : SAUTES
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Being. : ESSE
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Peace ___. : PIPE
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Part of a toast. : SANTE
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Shopping places. : MARTS
30
___ favore. : POR
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Talkative. : CHATTY
35
Dissolute one. : ROUE
36
Chemical suffix. : OSE
37
Parisian friend. : AMIE
38
Nymph. : OREAD
40
Type size. : PICA
41
Bulgarian coin. : LEV
42
School official: Abbr. : PRIN
43
Winter gear. : EARLAP
45
Dutch commune. : EDE
46
Fish. : SKATE
48
Certain drinks. : SOURS
49
Sharp sound. : HISS
50
Cozy spot. : NEST
52
Game. : SQUASH
55
Arrow poisons. : CURARES
58
Relative. : AUNT
59
Type of competition. : INTRAMURAL
62
French novelist. : GIDE
63
Apple varieties. : ROMES
64
Poon tree. : DILO
65
Army destinations. : APOS
66
Uneven. : EROSE
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This: Sp. : ESTA
Down
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Greek letter. : CHI
2
Fowl. : HENS
3
Not an orig. : IMIT
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Flirt. : COQUETTE
5
Teases. : BAITS
6
Prize. : ESTEEM
7
Useless. : VOID
8
Piece out. : EKE
9
Lethargy. : LASSITUDE
10
Excite curiosity. : PIQUE
11
Boor. : LOUT
12
Pacific fish. : UNIE
13
Wanders about. : GADS
18
Like some diamonds. : UNSET
22
Vaulted recess. : APSE
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Native craft. : PROA
25
Cartographer's concern. : SCALE
26
Arabian name. : AHMED
27
Artless. : NAIVE
29
Common contraction. : ARENT
30
Tommy's ally in W. W. I. : POILU
31
Coveted prize. : OSCAR
32
Harvests. : REAPS
34
Pudding. : YORKSHIRE
39
Inlets. : RIAS
40
Thrust forward. : PROTRUDE
42
Greek letters. : PSIS
44
Indian state. : ASSAM
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Hardens. : ENURES
49
Emotions. : HATES
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Take out. : ERASE
52
Iliad. : SAGA
53
Bon mot. : QUIP
54
Ruin. : UNDO
55
Italian coin: Abbr. : CTMO
56
Greek goddess. : ERIS
57
___ away. : SALT
60
Common correlative. : NOR
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Voodoo deity. : LOA

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

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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