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New York Times, Wednesday, July 30, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { J K Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,291
Across Down
1. Thick fog. : PEASOUP
8. First on the list. : ITEMONE
15. Man in white. : INTERNE
16. Work of fiction. : NOVELET
17. Loggerheads. : TURTLES
18. Word on some parcels. : FRAGILE
19. Where Cnossus is. : CRETE
20. Literary name. : TWAIN
22. Wartime group. : OSS
23. Sock-knitter's problem. : HEEL
24. Round-table meetings of a kind. : SEANCES
26. ___ de corps. : ESPRIT
28. Treatise on trees. : SILVA
32. Eyebrow shape. : ARC
35. Prepare, as potatoes. : PEEL
36. Movie director's order. : ACTION
37. Former Belgian king. : LEOPOLD
39. Grapple with. : WRESTLE
40. Beset. : ASSAIL
41. Cart, old style. : WAIN
42. Gov't. dept. : HEW
43. Tranquil. : STILL
44. "The Green ___." : BERETS
46. Archipelago. : ISLANDS
48. Chief. : ARCH
52. Good times. : UPS
55. Bearcat. : PANDA
56. Delusion's partner. : SNARE
57. Bolivia's lack. : SEAPORT
59. Harder up. : NEEDIER
61. Blow up. : ENLARGE
62. Wrinkled. : CREASED
63. Person of powerful voice. : STENTOR
64. Perpetual. : ENDLESS
1. Curve, for one. : PITCH
2. Accrue to. : ENURE
3. "On ___ by a river . . . " : ATREE
4. Decide. : SETTLE
5. Heraldic bearing. : ORLE
6. French pronoun. : UNE
7. Annoyed. : PESTERED
8. Pram passenger. : INFANT
9. Kind of lens. : TORIC
10. Fleeting. : EVANESCENT
11. March girl. : MEG
12. Hodgepodge. : OLIO
13. Norse name. : NELS
14. French verb form. : ETES
21. Nursery sound effect. : WAIL
24. Relieve. : SPELL
25. Rests (on). : SITS
27. Wet blanket's cousin. : SPOILSPORT
29. Stone: Suffix. : LITH
30. Meadow mouse. : VOLE
31. What "de novo" means. : ANEW
32. Word of regret. : ALAS
33. Caesura. : REST
34. Thus: It. : COSI
36. Astrological sign. : ARIES
38. Buddhist language. : PALI
39. Tribal ceremonial. : WARDANCE
41. Proceed on (one's way). : WEND
44. Raillery. : BANTER
45. Footwear. : SANDAL
47. Piece of music. : LARGO
49. More pay. : RAISE
50. Ojibwas' cousins. : CREES
51. Crowds together. : HERDS
52. Wields. : USES
53. Shut in. : PENT
54. Advertised event. : SALE
56. Canary food. : SEED
58. Rotate, as a TV camera. : PAN
60. Man's nickname. : ERN

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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