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New York Times, Friday, July 11, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,272
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1. Kind of watch. : STOP
5. Met head on. : DARED
10. Birthplace of Eng and Chang. : SIAM
14. Prefix for mate or graph. : AUTO
15. Shun. : ELUDE
16. Mediterranean island. : ELBA
17. Very little. : DROPINTHEBUCKET
20. Compass point. : ENE
21. Gallery. : TIER
22. Slope. : GRADE
23. Look in a way. : PEER
24. Yarn. : TALE
26. General in Michigan. : MOTORS
29. Judge. : ARBITER
32. Flower. : IRIS
33. Mona Lisa characteristic. : SMILE
34. Zodiac sign. : LEO
36. Execute a ploy. : GETTHEUPPERHAND
40. Cape Verde island. : SAL
41. Priestly vestment. : ORALE
42. Stake. : ANTE
43. Take away. : DEPRIVE
45. Drinking spree: Slang. : BENDER
47. Girl's name. : ANNE
48. Ah, me. : ALAS
49. Gladden. : ELATE
52. Harem rooms. : ODAS
53. Chinese pagoda. : TAA
56. Unevenly. : BYFITSANDSTARTS
60. Type of muffin. : BRAN
61. Mature. : ADULT
62. Small spring. : SEEP
63. Mrs. Roosevelt. : SARA
64. U.S. artist. : MOSES
65. Poultry. : HENS
1. Notorious marquis. : SADE
2. Variety act. : TURN
3. Indian. : OTOE
4. Kind of music. : POP
5. Withholds. : DENIES
6. Do a dressmaker's job. : ALTER
7. European region. : RUHR
8. Dutch town. : EDE
9. Social gal. : DEB
10. Something to keep. : SECRET
11. Chase. : ILKA
12. Retired. : ABED
13. South American beverage. : MATE
18. Old road. : ITER
19. More disagreeable. : UGLIER
23. Keep informed. : POST
24. Pepper pot ingredient. : TRIPE
25. Grade of seaman. : ABLE
26. Russian planes. : MIGS
27. Nymph. : OREAD
28. Sir or dame. : TITLE
29. Enough. : AMPLE
30. Antelope. : ELAND
31. French income. : RENTE
33. Polished. : SUAVE
35. German river. : ODER
37. Wasp. : HORNET
38. ___ go bragh. : ERIN
39. Brinker. : HANS
44. Film produced by oxidation. : PATINA
45. Wild parties: Slang. : BLASTS
46. Direction. : EAST
48. Confuse. : ADDLE
49. Dies down. : EBBS
50. Vega's constellation. : LYRA
51. Remote. : AFAR
52. Burden. : ONUS
53. Shoe preserver. : TREE
54. Solar disk. : ATEN
55. Vipers. : ASPS
57. Spade. : SAM
58. Fuss. : ADO
59. Residue. : ASH

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

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