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New York Times, Monday, September 22, 1969

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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1. G.O.P. name. : TAFT
5. Poem division. : CANTO
10. Spin like ___. : ATOP
14. Part of et al. : ALII
15. Serve. : AVAIL
16. Novice. : TIRO
17. Settled. : CALM
18. Called in a way. : PAGED
19. Muscat's partner. : OMAN
20. Unchanging. : TIMELESS
22. Appropriate. : TIMELY
24. Oven. : OAST
25. Southern shrubs. : TITIS
26. Astound. : STUN
28. Fodder for a clock. : TIMECARD
31. Rancor. : SPITE
32. Track official. : TIMER
33. Letter. : VEE
34. Dutch uncles. : OOMS
35. Southern Babylonia. : SUMER
36. Same, in Paris. : MEME
37. Implement. : HOE
38. Filleted. : BONED
39. French spouses. : MARIS
40. Repeatedly. : OFTTIMES
42. Formerly, old style. : ERST
43. Lent a hand. : AIDED
44. Equal: Prefix. : PARI
46. Medicine form. : TABLET
48. Certain span. : LIFETIME
52. Part. : ROLE
53. Kind of G.I. tag, for short. : IDENT
55. Inkling. : IDEA
56. Great expert. : ONER
57. Intervening, in law. : MESNE
58. Trench. : MOAT
59. Girl's name. : TESS
60. Be, in Barcelona. : ESTAR
61. House divisions. : ELLS
1. Poise. : TACT
2. Turkish regiment. : ALAI
3. Coating. : FILM
4. Recesses. : TIMEOUTS
5. Nesses. : CAPES
6. Sailor's call. : AVAST
7. Badgers. : NAGS
8. Standoff. : TIE
9. Veteran. : OLDTIMER
10. ___ pile. : ATOMIC
11. Shortcuts, in a way. : TIMESAVERS
12. Of the mouth. : ORAL
13. Pay, with up. : PONY
21. Walkway. : LANE
23. Old road. : ITER
25. Scheduled. : TIMED
26. Hoax. : SPOOF
27. Commuters' bibles. : TIMETABLES
28. Occasions. : TIMES
29. Postpone. : REMIT
30. Bad school marks. : DEES
31. Cockney milieu. : SOHO
32. Adjusted. : TUNED
35. Former. : SOMETIME
36. Bordering on the sea. : MARITIME
38. Tarry. : BIDE
39. Pool. : MERE
41. Lodge doorkeepers. : TILERS
44. Feather. : PINNA
45. Word before math and ward. : AFTER
46. Gait. : TROT
47. Tops. : AONE
48. Before we forget. : LEST
49. Hero. : IDOL
50. Brunch or lunch. : MEAL
51. Road sign. : EATS
54. ___ Plaines. : DES

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

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