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New York Times, Friday, January 26, 1968

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,740
Across
1. Asian capital. : LHASA
6. ___ fide. : BONA
10. Now: Lat. : NUNC
14. Literate form of "et." : EATEN
15. Very audible. : LOUD
16. A way of saying "ten." : ONEO
17. Component of a mosquito fleet. : EBOAT
18. "___ Staircase." : UPTHEDOWN
20. Goes wild. : RAMPAGES
22. Bursts. : ERUPTS
23. Mountain: Prefix. : OREO
24. Asian lake. : ARAL
25. Spy drama of the 1920's. : THREEFACESEAST
31. Bird sounds. : HOOTS
32. Goose of Hawaii. : NENE
33. Ruler of a kind. : ROI
34. Primitive craft. : ARKS
35. German President, 1919–25. : EBERT
37. Farm animal. : CALF
38. Equal: Prefix. : ISO
39. Science course: Abbr. : ANAT
40. ___ corn. : EAROF
41. Career advice, 1850 style. : GOWESTYOUNGMAN
45. Fish. : GARS
46. Kind of deck. : POOP
47. City dating from 4th cen. B.C. : SMYRNA
50. Trick. : ARTIFICE
54. Occur periodically. : COMEANDGO
56. Ancient metropolis. : SIDON
57. Inch or foot. : UNIT
58. Cooper character. : CORA
59. Deal with. : TREAT
60. June bugs. : DORS
61. Satrap's superior. : EMIR
62. East-West pact. : SEATO
Down
1. Ogle's cousin. : LEER
2. Spanish bean. : HABA
3. Splittable item. : ATOM
4. 47 Across and others. : SEAPORTS
5. Star in Scorpio. : ANTARES
6. "___ the Night." : BLUEOF
7. Slangy exclamation. : OOPS
8. Brazil ___. : NUT
9. Follower. : ADHERENT
10. Lump. : NODULE
11. Without competition: Abbr. : UNOP
12. Triton. : NEWT
13. Guides, as a ship. : CONS
19. Clean off. : ERASE
21. Exclamation. : GEE
24. Tree genus. : ACER
25. Trunk. : TORSO
26. Chinese treaty port. : HOKOW
27. Spanish peak. : ANETO
28. Parrot. : ARARA
29. Wise man. : SOLON
30. Petty quarrel. : TIFF
31. British marshal of W. W. I. : HAIG
35. Portal. : ENTRANCE
36. Certain horses. : BAYS
37. Center of attraction for hikers, scouts, etc. : CAMPFIRE
39. Manner of sitting, as in yoga. : ASANA
40. Self-centered ones. : EGOISTS
42. Birds. : EGRETS
43. Continuous din. : UPROAR
44. Negative. : NOT
47. Sail before the wind. : SCUD
48. Single: Prefix. : MONO
49. Giant of Norse myth. : YMIR
50. Fields: Lat. : AGRI
51. Inventor's forte. : IDEA
52. Covering. : COAT
53. Within: Prefix. : ENTO
55. Portuguese title. : DOM

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

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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