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New York Times, Monday, September 15, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 332 (avg 1.79)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,338
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1. Pronouncements. : DICTA
6. Where Suva is. : FIJI
10. TV's Dillon. : MATT
14. ___ as Hades. : ASHOT
15. Noun ending. : ATOR
16. Oriental nurse. : AMAH
17. Big success. : SMASH
18. Weaverbird. : BAYA
19. Marine hazard. : GALE
20. Does a stage routine. : SOLILOQUIZES
23. Hole in one. : ACE
26. Kitty's message. : MIAOU
27. Location. : SCENE
28. One over the hill. : HASBEEN
30. Principal's place: Abbr. : SCH
32. Peter and Paul: Abbr. : STS
33. Commedia dell'___. : ARTE
34. Melancholy. : BLUES
36. Reward for ineptness. : THEBOOBYPRIZE
42. Language of Madras. : TAMIL
43. Doctrine. : DOXY
45. ___ appétit. : BON
48. Musical offering: Abbr. : SEL
49. Did the ham bit. : RADIOED
52. Agora money. : OBOLS
54. River of France. : SAONE
56. Papers: Abbr. : MSS
57. Words for some wines and apples. : NEWYORKSTATE
60. Sevareid. : ERIC
61. Operatic role. : AIDA
62. Bit player. : EXTRA
66. Flower. : ROSE
67. Grow together. : KNIT
68. Fun thing. : REVEL
69. Snick and ___. : SNEE
70. Verb ending. : ESCE
71. Mischievous one. : SCAMP
1. German article. : DAS
2. Belief. : ISM
3. Tea. : CHA
4. Turn's tagalong. : TOSS
5. In. : ATHOME
6. Society linked with Shaw. : FABIAN
7. European country: Prefix. : ITALO
8. With delight. : JOYOUSLY
9. Mideast land. : IRAQ
10. Enchantment. : MAGIC
11. Confounds. : AMAZES
12. A kind of scout. : TALENT
13. Doctoral papers. : THESES
21. Golfer's concern. : LIE
22. Escort of sorts. : USHER
23. Exclamation. : AHA
24. Two-wheeler. : CART
25. Man of Tallinn. : ESTH
29. Vegetable. : BEET
31. Recipe measure. : CUP
34. Container: Abbr. : BBL
35. ___ Barrani. : SIDI
37. Opera voice. : BASSO
38. Soho flat. : OME
39. Foul-weather gear. : OILSKINS
40. TV camera maneuver. : ZOOM
41. Letters. : EXES
44. Gridiron measures: Abbr. : YDS
45. Gaffes. : BONERS
46. Shakespearean role. : OBERON
47. Not at all. : NOWISE
49. Vary, as crops. : ROTATE
50. Miscellanea. : ANA
51. Inhibits. : DETERS
53. Parisian school. : LYCEE
55. Sonar. : ASDIC
58. Yard tool. : RAKE
59. Office bigwig. : EXEC
63. Hydroelectric project. : TVA
64. Ad ___. : REM
65. Swiss feature. : ALP

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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