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New York Times, Thursday, May 29, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,229
Across Down
1. Mexican stew. : OLLA
5. Arctic gear. : SLEDS
10. Alpine gear. : SKIS
14. Well, to a Parisian. : BIEN
15. City south or Amarillo. : TULIA
16. Sicilian resort. : ENNA
17. Improvised. : OFFTHECUFF
19. Billboard. : SIGN
20. Tennis term. : LET
21. Pericarp. : ARIL
22. Exultant. : ELATED
24. Borzoi. : HOUND
26. Arrest. : STEM
27. Play ___. : APART
29. Elevates. : RAISESUP
33. English poet. : DONNE
34. Plant stems. : BINES
35. Philippine tree. : IBA
36. Invented. : MADE
37. Sheltered places. : COVES
38. Redolence. : ODOR
39. Dessert. : ICE
40. Juvenile author. : ALGER
41. Yellowish white. : CREAM
42. Reject. : THROWOUT
44. Until: Sp. : HASTA
45. Southern sea. : ROSS
46. Opera segment. : SCENA
48. Kept for reference. : ONFILE
51. Dartmoor. : GAOL
52. Cochineal. : DYE
55. Ponder. : PORE
56. Generous. : OPENHANDED
59. Short-eared dog in heraldry. : ALAN
60. Rocky Mountains of Utah. : UINTA
61. "When I was ___." : ALAD
62. Boor. : LOUT
63. Rocky Mountains of Wyoming. : TETON
64. Signal flare of W. W. I. : VERY
1. Old Greek coin. : OBOL
2. Biography. : LIFE
3. Pitcher. : LEFTHANDER
4. Opposite of syn. : ANT
5. Poop deck. : STERN
6. Clear. : LUCID
7. Hebrew month. : ELUL
8. Contrast: Abbr. : DIF
9. Football scores. : SAFETIES
10. Part of an opener. : SESAME
11. Interlock. : KNIT
12. U. S. dramatist. : INGE
13. Beach. : SAND
18. High: Fr. : HAUTE
23. Common suffix. : LESS
25. River of Normandy. : ORNE
26. More reasoned. : SANER
27. Concede. : ADMIT
28. Trespass. : POACH
29. Fasten in a way. : RIVET
30. One way to ride a horse. : SIDESADDLE
31. W. W. I vessel. : UBOAT
32. Cleveland suburb. : PARMA
34. Phony. : BOGUS
37. A kind of sale. : CLOSEOUT
38. Algerian city. : ORAN
40. Military truant. : AWOL
41. Pincerlike claw. : CHELA
43. Eastern countries. : ORIENT
46. Cub infielder. : SANTO
47. Show business name. : COHAN
48. Gem. : OPAL
49. I am unwilling: Lat. : NOLO
50. Dresden housewife. : FRAU
51. Guy. : GENT
53. Two semesters. : YEAR
54. Famed Hollywood Mountie. : EDDY
57. Pandowdy. : PIE
58. Defense arm: Abbr. : NAV

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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