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New York Times, Saturday, January 20, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.40, Missing: { J W X }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 14
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,734
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1. Prevent entrance to. : SHUT
5. Certain athletes, for short. : PROS
9. Speech sounds. : LISPS
14. Fruit part. : CORE
15. Chemical element: Prefix. : IODO
16. Drum cord. : SNARE
17. Subordinate: Abbr. : ASST
18. One of a large family. : QUINTUPLET
20. Man on a bomber. : REARGUNNER
22. Restless desire. : ITCH
23. Rumanian city. : ARAD
24. Parts of basilicas. : APSES
26. Listen: Colloq. : BENDANEAR
30. German exclamation. : ACH
31. After the manner of. : ALA
32. Sources: Abbr. : CTRS
33. Part of a dress design. : PLEAT
35. Figure in well-known folktale. : RUMPELSTILTSKIN
39. Foliate. : LEAFY
40. Merged, as in Stock Exchange listings. : AMAL
41. Letters. : ENS
42. Fort Worth campus. : TCU
43. Knickknacks. : BRICABRAC
45. Name meaning "battle maiden." : HILDA
47. Seize. : TAKE
48. Willingly, in a phrase. : LIEF
50. Excessive decoration. : ORNATENESS
55. Not separated into distinct parts. : INDISCRETE
57. Greek letter. : ZETA
58. Respond, to stimuli. : REACT
59. Without end. : EVER
60. Chinese heroine. : OLAN
61. ___ were (military command). : ASYOU
62. Word with heed or need. : LESS
63. Erato's symbol. : LYRE
1. Mark. : SCAR
2. Certain garments. : HOSE
3. She-bear: Lat. : URSA
4. Group of four. : TETRAD
5. In a stimulating way. : PIQUANTLY
6. Old English game resembling baseball. : ROUNDERS
7. Lord of Valhalla. : ODIN
8. So far's associate. : SONEAR
9. Southern seat of learning. : LSU
10. Asunder. : INPIECES
11. Table item. : SALTSHAKER
12. Going before: Abbr. : PREC
13. Adam's third. : SETH
19. Boy Scout group: Abbr. : TRP
21. Pleasing or attractive. : GRACEFUL
25. Utah phenomenon. : SALTLAKE
26. Counter. : BAR
27. September, in Hebrew. : ELUL
28. Set a nuptial date. : NAMETHEDAY
29. "Hitch your wagon to ___." : ASTAR
33. Appeasers. : PLACATERS
34. Girl's nickname. : TINA
36. Peaceable one, Spanish style. : PACIFICO
37. Apes. : IMITATES
38. Govt. security group. : NSC
43. Drum. : BARREL
44. Liquid hydrocarbon. : BENZOL
46. Professional nickname. : DOC
48. Turkish pound. : LIRA
49. Suffixes with Gerald or Joseph. : INES
51. Firn. : NEVE
52. Slithery. : EELY
53. Arcturus. : STAR
54. Reasonable. : SANE
56. Man's nickname. : STU

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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