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New York Times, Friday, May 2, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { F Q Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,202
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1. Sins. : EVILS
6. Big Ten team. : IOWA
10. Basketball violation. : PALM
14. Alarm. : PANIC
15. Night in Paris. : NUIT
16. Inter ___. : ALIA
17. Fur. : OTTER
18. Youth. : STRIPLING
20. Dear one. : SIR
21. Lower. : ABASE
23. Lips: Prefix. : LABIO
24. Matchmaking, new style. : COMPUTERDATING
27. Purify. : DISTIL
28. Single. : ONE
29. Newman. : PAUL
31. Gift. : TALENT
33. Letter. : WYE
36. Prize. : JACKPOT
38. ___ Lamb. : PASCHAL
40. Sweet one. : SUE
41. Words for a well-pitched game. : ONEHIT
43. Roar. : HOWL
44. Ending for bleacher. : ITE
45. Ad-libs. : ASIDES
47. Capital name. : PRESIDENTNIXON
52. Obscurity. : LIMBO
53. ___ life. : ADOGS
54. Long time. : EON
56. Holding the reins. : INCONTROL
58. Flicker. : MOVIE
60. Danish weights. : ESER
61. Case. : ETUI
62. ___ of robins. : ANEST
63. Viewed. : SEEN
64. College group. : ROTC
65. Roman gods. : LARES
1. Heroic collection. : EPOS
2. Prophetic. : VATIC
3. Bring together. : INTRODUCE
4. Stay at anchor. : LIE
5. Jettisons. : SCRAPS
6. Limitless in a way. : INSATIATE
7. Top the market. : OUTSELL
8. Electrician. : WIRER
9. Will be back ___. : ATI
10. Taste. : PALATE
11. Excuse, informally. : ALIBI
12. Protein from flaxseed. : LININ
13. Gog's companion. : MAGOG
19. Mills. : PLANTS
22. Fastened. : BUTTONED
25. Deplete. : MILK
26. Providing. : DONATING
29. Nightwear, for short. : PJS
30. Athletic group: Abbr. : AAU
32. Consisting of letters. : EPISTOLIC
33. Pronoun. : WHOSOEVER
34. Veer. : YAW
35. Building wing. : ELL
37. Drug. : POTION
39. Imperfect eggs. : CHEX
42. Gift of sorts. : HANDOUT
44. "A Star ___." : ISBORN
46. Dreary. : DISMAL
47. Layers. : PLIES
48. Gargle. : RINSE
49. Host. : EMCEE
50. ___ the ground. : EARTO
51. Disturbance. : NOISE
55. Profits. : NETS
57. Numerical prefix. : TER
59. ___ hunch. : ONA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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