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New York Times, Tuesday, September 16, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { F J K Q W X }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,339
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1. A lot, informally. : HEAP
5. Images. : ICONS
10. Catches: Colloq. : NABS
14. French department. : ORNE
15. Glowed. : SHONE
16. Poetry form. : EPIC
17. Shirt pattern. : PINSTRIPES
19. Membranes. : VELA
20. J.F.K., for example. : INITIALS
21. Stock man. : TRADER
23. With 24 Across, summer drink. : ICED
24. See 23 Across. : TEA
25. Secular. : LAIC
28. Night demon of myth. : LILITH
30. Militant campus group: Abbr. : SDS
33. Opposed. : ANTI
34. Wife of Osiris. : ISIS
35. Embark. : SAIL
36. Way. : ROAD
37. Biblical region. : SHEBA
39. Fire: Prefix. : PYRO
40. Ineffective. : IDLE
41. Very: Fr. : TRES
42. U. S. playwright. : INGE
43. Companion of Mar. and Va. : DEL
44. Certain areas of rule. : ROOSTS
46. Certain votes. : NOES
47. With 48 Across, hold out. : BUY
48. See 47 Across. : TIME
50. Transfer baggage. : RESHIP
54. Authenticate. : LEGALIZE
58. Eight: Prefix. : OCTO
59. Monkey words. : HEARNOEVIL
61. Melville character. : AHAB
62. Type size. : ELITE
63. Healthy. : SANE
64. Member of Malay tribe. : MORO
65. Council. : SYNOD
66. Civil rights org. : SNCC
1. Pueblo Indian. : HOPI
2. Mavourneen's home. : ERIN
3. Roman years. : ANNI
4. Household weapon. : PESTICIDE
5. Mideasterners. : ISRAELIS
6. Religion, in Marlowe's words. : CHILDISHTOY
7. Exclamation. : OOPS
8. Compass point. : NNE
9. Sonnet part. : SESTET
10. Leningrad's river. : NEVA
11. Mimicked. : APED
12. Peevishness. : BILE
13. Kind of tissue. : SCAR
18. Adjective suffix. : TIC
22. Cheer. : RAH
24. "___ have loved . . . " : TISBETTERTO
25. Bird of the gull family. : LARID
26. Positive pole. : ANODE
27. Darn ___! : ITALL
29. Recliners. : LIERS
30. Refuse. : SAYNO
31. Lament. : DIRGE
32. Wild plums. : SLOES
35. Weak. : SPINELESS
38. Fixed. : ASSIGNED
44. Baseball scoring initials. : RBI
45. Goblins: Var. : OUPHES
49. Asian leader. : MAO
50. Stray. : ROAM
51. Greek nymph. : ECHO
52. Wish medium. : STAR
53. Vagrant. : HOBO
54. Rested. : LAIN
55. Czar. : IVAN
56. Coating metal. : ZINC
57. Type of energy: Abbr. : ELEC
60. Cathedral town. : ELY

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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