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New York Times, Monday, March 17, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Min Word Len: 4, Missing: { J Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 81, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,156
Across Down
1. Fenced. : PALED
6. Trampled. : TROD
10. Sound of impact. : WHAM
14. Like greatly, informally. : ADORE
15. Golden or general. : RULE
16. Moki Indian. : HOPI
17. Beans. : LIMAS
18. Mine passage. : ADIT
19. Wild goat. : IBEX
20. Type of type. : AGATE
21. A bird's reply. : NEVERMORE
23. Nice and Aspen. : RESORTS
25. Sister of Ares. : ERIS
26. Small container. : VIAL
28. Inviter to a parlor. : SPIDER
32. Set out. : COMMENCED
37. Staircase, in Sicily. : SCALA
38. Part of the eye. : UVEA
39. Bleak. : STARK
41. Actor Ladd. : ALAN
42. Betrothal notice. : BANNS
44. Slender. : SPINDLING
46. Got away from. : ELUDED
48. Augur. : SEER
49. Kind of estate. : REAL
51. Most heedless. : DEAFEST
56. Hub for Congressmen. : CLOAKROOM
60. Old school necessity. : SLATE
61. Bird of prey. : HAWK
62. Kon-___. : TIKI
63. Old card. : TAROT
64. Nonworking. : IDLE
65. Of an age. : ERAL
66. Former dancer Castle. : IRENE
67. State of being: Suffix. : NESS
68. Escritoire. : DESK
69. Gives up. : CEDES
1. Like a stake. : PALAR
2. Italian river. : ADIGE
3. City of Peru. : LOMAS
4. A Muse. : ERATO
5. Merit. : DESERVE
6. Deals. : TRANSACTS
7. Unpolished. : RUDE
8. Kind of drab. : OLIVE
9. Causes second thoughts. : DETERS
10. Word for Milne's works. : WHIMSICAL
11. Rods rider. : HOBO
12. Mimic. : APER
13. Mexican Indian. : MIXE
22. Clothing mishaps. : RIPS
24. Cans. : TINS
27. Items measured in Calaveras County. : LEAPS
29. Modern painter. : DALI
30. Impetuosity. : ELAN
31. Chimed. : RANG
32. Kind of root. : CUBE
33. A White House room. : OVAL
34. Item in a cafe window. : MENU
35. May apples. : MANDRAKES
36. Dairy product. : DRIEDMILK
40. Leg part. : KNEE
43. Go after. : SEEK
45. Severe. : DRASTIC
47. Flitted. : DARTED
50. French river. : LOIRE
52. Signal. : FLARE
53. Describing an otary. : EARED
54. Word with sand or cobble. : STONE
55. French heads. : TETES
56. Jabber: Colloq. : CHIN
57. Stow cargo. : LADE
58. Birds. : OWLS
59. Cheeses made by Trappists. : OKAS

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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