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New York Times, Saturday, April 5, 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: 288 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 78, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,175
Across Down
1. Biblical book. : ACTS
5. Uncouth ones. : BOORS
10. Machine part. : GEAR
14. Mountain pass. : GHAT
15. Asian land. : INDIA
16. Assam silkworm. : ERIA
17. Detain. : TAKEINTOCUSTODY
20. U.S. violinist. : STERN
21. Alcoves. : RECESSES
22. Hazard. : PERIL
25. Game animal. : DEER
26. Angelico. : FRA
28. Caucho trees. : ULES
30. Football kick. : SPIRAL
34. Atmosphere. : AER
35. Location. : SITE
36. Hand over. : CEDE
37. Willy-nilly. : CATCHASCATCHCAN
42. ___ eye. : EVIL
43. Biblical pronoun. : THOU
44. Free from. : RID
45. Strip. : DENUDE
48. Nautical man. : SALT
49. Hesitant sounds. : ERS
50. Irish hill. : TARA
52. ___ fuse. : BLOWA
54. Showing response. : REACTIVE
58. Of destiny. : FATAL
61. Like Pearl White's friends. : INTHENICKOFTIME
64. Meadow mouse. : VOLE
65. Lab liquid. : GACID
66. Uniform. : EVEN
67. Farm animals. : EWES
68. Upright. : ONEND
69. Support. : REST
1. Middlemen: Abbr. : AGTS
2. Gossip. : CHAT
3. Enter. : TAKEPARTIN
4. Cubic meter. : STERE
5. Container. : BIN
6. Ottawa's prov. : ONT
7. Reputation. : ODOR
8. Style of potatoes. : RICED
9. Barbecue items. : SAUCES
10. Fattens, in a way. : GETSRICH
11. Greek god. : EROS
12. Sidekick. : AIDE
13. X and beta. : RAYS
18. Influx. : INRUSH
19. Small spring. : SEEP
23. Hipbones. : ILIA
24. Permits. : LETS
26. Defied. : FACED
27. Plunder, old style. : REAVE
29. Denominations. : SECTS
31. Restoring. : RECREATIVE
32. "Robin ___." : ADAIR
33. Provides, as aid. : LENDS
38. Grasps. : CLUTCHES
39. Melville captain. : AHAB
40. Fee. : TOLL
41. Interrupt. : CUTOFF
46. Tropical fruit. : DATE
47. ___ brath. : ERINGO
51. Of birds. : AVIAN
53. A kind of polo. : WATER
54. Cleave. : RIVE
55. Plenty, to Omar. : ENOW
56. Tamarisk salt tree. : ATLE
57. Behold! : ECCE
59. City in Iowa. : AMES
60. Spring period. : LENT
62. Relatives. : KIN
63. Roulette bet. : ODD

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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