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Jeffrey Wechsler
Jeffrey Wechsler

New York Times, Thursday, July 17, 1969

Author: Jeffrey Wechsler
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 48, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 250 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 55, Cheaters: 18, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Jeffrey Wechsler has 1 pre-Shortz puzzle and 17 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,278
Across Down
1. Great Lakes fish. : CISCO
6. Sharpener. : STROP
11. Have reliance in. : BANKON
12. Odious. : HEINOUS
15. Like Smokey. : URSINE
16. Chaotic place. : INFERNO
17. Well-known tune. : TAPS
18. Impede. : HINDER
20. Manipulate. : RIG
22. Early date. : CMI
23. Ditty. : AIR
24. Seine area. : ILE
25. Toast. : HERESTOYOU
30. Small barracuda. : SPET
31. Jacob's wife. : LEAH
32. French pronoun. : NOUS
33. Calendar abbreviations. : WEDS
34. Type of entertainment. : MELODRAMA
37. Instigate. : URGE
40. Olympian. : ARES
41. Ma chère ___. : AMIE
44. Famous seven. : SEAS
45. Property. : BELONGINGS
48. Unit of length. : ELL
49. Word in a wedding notice. : NEE
50. Army man: Abbr. : SGT
51. Mold. : DIE
52. Kind of bath. : SPONGE
56. ___ time. : ATNO
57. Do a photographer's job. : ENLARGE
59. Make a meal of. : DINEON
61. Mythical beings. : FAIRIES
62. Employ. : ENGAGE
63. Change. : DIMES
64. Acts. : DEEDS
1. Sweet. : CARAMEL
2. Encourage. : INSPIRE
3. Sporting equipment. : SKIS
4. Steer. : CON
5. Near-miss game for a pitcher. : ONEHIT
6. Leg part. : SHIN
7. Mind. : TEND
8. Abundant. : RIFE
9. Expert. : ONER
10. Spanish preposition. : POR
11. Boy's nickname. : BUTCH
13. Green. : UNRIPE
14. Dirty. : SOILED
19. Natural resource. : IRONORE
21. Wins. : GETS
23. Tennis name. : ASHE
26. Former soprano. : EAMES
27. Sing in a way. : YODEL
28. What "they're playing." : OURSONG
29. NATO member: Abbr. : USA
30. Pundit. : SWAMI
35. Guinea pigs' home. : LAB
36. Conjuror, old style. : MAGE
37. Kind of car. : USED
38. Bas ___. : RELIEF
39. Lead ore. : GALENA
42. Alternatively. : INSTEAD
43. Beverages. : EGGNOGS
46. Essential. : NEEDED
47. Pit. : STONE
52. Garment. : SARI
53. Precise. : PRIM
54. Architectural curve. : OGEE
55. Headland. : NESS
56. Heavenly being: Fr. : ANGE
58. Top. : LID
60. Like: Suffix. : INE

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

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