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New York Times, Monday, May 12, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F Q V X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,212
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1. Dance. : BALL
5. ___-Magnon. : CRO
8. Kind of numeral. : ARABIC
14. Brainstorm. : IDEA
15. Scuttle. : HOD
16. Latin rhythm. : BOLERO
17. Home. : DOMICILE
19. Died down. : ABATED
20. Speechify. : ORATE
21. Rub out. : ERASE
22. Put on. : DON
24. Reader. : BOOKWORM
28. Command. : ENJOIN
30. World area. : EAST
31. Compass point. : SSE
34. Agitate. : CHURN
35. Feeling. : SENSATION
37. Weather forecast. : RAIN
38. Dividing walls. : SEPTA
39. Reputation. : ODOR
40. Include. : ENCOMPASS
42. ___ evil. : SEENO
43. Netherlands commune. : EDE
44. Word with bahn or mate. : AUTO
45. Seafood item. : MUSSEL
46. More rugged. : STRONGER
48. ___ poetica. : ARS
49. Jelly garnish. : ASPIC
52. Moved slowly. : EDGED
54. Spinner of life's thread. : CLOTHO
56. Potential loser. : UNDERDOG
59. Whigs' opponents. : TORIES
60. Wire measure. : MIL
61. Pelvic bones. : ILIA
62. Exhausts. : SPENDS
63. Tiny. : WEE
64. Broker's advice. : SELL
1. Offer. : BID
2. Stir. : ADO
3. Sour ingredient. : LEMONJUICE
4. Den. : LAIR
5. Mollusk. : CHITON
6. Log-rolling contest. : ROLEO
7. Canticle. : ODE
8. Arabian cloth. : ABA
9. Memorable musical. : ROBERTA
10. Tocsin. : ALARM
11. Greek letter. : BETA
12. Incenses. : IRES
13. Cipher. : CODE
18. Mountain retreat. : CABIN
22. Law. : DECREE
23. In stock. : ONHAND
25. Continues. : KEEPSON
26. Needs. : WANTS
27. Peak in Thessaly. : OSSA
29. Whether ___. : ORNO
31. One way to ride. : SIDESADDLE
32. Certain frontiersman. : SOONER
33. Matriculates. : ENROLS
35. Eastern alliance. : SEATO
36. Golf club parts. : TOES
38. Goad. : SPUR
41. Paired off. : MATCHED
42. Swell. : SURGE
45. Interfere. : MEDDLE
46. Participate. : SITIN
47. Spirit. : GENIE
49. Biblical book. : ACTS
50. Hog food. : SLOP
51. Opening. : PORE
53. Strife goddess. : ERIS
55. W. W. II group. : OSS
56. John L. Lewis's org. : UMW
57. Iranian export. : OIL
58. Measure: Abbr. : GAL

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

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