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New York Times, Tuesday, February 4, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 4, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,115
Across Down
1. Famed showman. : COHAN
6. Maid, in India. : AYAH
10. "Grand Old ___." : FLAG
14. Chicago airport. : OHARE
15. Wool: Lat. : LANA
16. Old instrument. : LUTE
17. Relative of sorts. : INLAW
18. Machinist: Abbr. : ENGR
19. Name in journalism. : OCHS
20. Soldier's chest. : FOOTLOCKER
22. Demonstration. : RIOT
23. Luxury. : EASE
24. High principles. : IDEALS
26. European. : SLOVAK
30. City in Illinois. : ELGIN
32. Rice dish. : PILAF
33. Genuses of the maidenhair fern. : ADIANTUMS
37. Malay town. : ARAU
38. Golf club. : SPOON
39. ___ first you . . . : IFAT
40. Weed. : DANDELION
42. Troll. : GNOME
43. Correct. : EMEND
44. Playground item. : SEESAW
45. Word on a movie trailer. : PREVUE
48. Lake, in Italy. : LAGO
50. Genesis figure. : LEVI
51. Parts of newspaper plants. : PRESSROOMS
57. Indigo. : ANIL
58. Cries. : SOBS
59. A relative, familiarly. : GRAMP
60. Type: Abbr. : ITAL
61. Small land area: Var. : ILOT
62. Enroll. : ENTER
63. British sand hill. : DENE
64. French marshal and others. : NEYS
65. Untidy. : MESSY
1. Small hat. : COIF
2. Words of dismay. : OHNO
3. Circle. : HALO
4. Smell ___. : ARAT
5. A change for the better. : NEWLEAF
6. Guinness and Templeton. : ALECS
7. See 1 Across. : YANKEEDOODLEBOY
8. Angel: Fr. : ANGE
9. Song for 1 Across. : HARRIGAN
10. Italian. : FLORENTINE
11. Lammermoor name. : LUCIA
12. Massachusetts town. : ATHOL
13. Exploits. : GESTS
21. Cabinet wood. : OAK
25. Hubbub. : DIN
26. Miner's nail. : SPAD
27. Italian coin. : LIRA
28. Luise Rainer role. : OLAN
29. Start of career of 1 Across. : VAUDEVILLE
31. Celebrity. : LION
33. Neat as ___. : APIN
34. Flying saucers. : UFOS
35. Family member. : MAMA
36. Goulash. : STEW
38. Stays full time, as a servant. : SLEEPSIN
41. Large bird. : EMU
42. See 1 Across. : GEORGEM
44. Certain doctors: Abbr. : SGS
45. Cloth design. : PLAID
46. French income. : RENTE
47. French spa. : EVIAN
49. Helpers: Abbr. : ASSTS
52. Part. : ROLE
53. French river. : ORNE
54. Cereal. : OATS
55. French women: Abbr. : MMES
56. Full of life. : SPRY

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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