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New York Times, Wednesday, January 3, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { C F J W Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,717
Across Down
1. Where Canyonlands is. : UTAH
5. Fundamental. : BASAL
10. Musical syllables. : LALA
14. Vegetable. : KALE
15. Chemical salt. : AMINE
16. Original site of Olympic games. : ELIS
17. An American in Paris. : EXPATRIATE
19. One of a Latin trio. : VENI
20. British nurse. : SISTER
21. Cornhusker's home. : NEBRASKA
23. Greek goddess. : ERIS
25. Word of postponement. : SOON
26. Shore dinner specialties. : SHADROES
30. First-nighter's cry. : AUTHOR
34. City in Venetia. : PADUA
35. Wide awake. : ALERT
37. Native: Suffix. : ESE
38. Uneven. : ALOP
39. Studious one: Colloq. : GRIND
40. Fruitless. : VAIN
41. Fabric. : REP
42. Decorative containers. : VASES
43. Redeemed. : SAVED
44. Respect. : ESTEEM
46. Bad guys, Western style. : RUSTLERS
48. Weight allowance. : TRET
50. Prefix with nox or poise. : EQUI
51. Apiarist's concern. : HONEYBEE
55. Neglected. : UNDONE
59. On ___ with. : APAR
60. Troublemaker. : INSTIGATOR
62. Drizzle. : RAIN
63. Opposite of stator. : ROTOR
64. Son of Odin. : THOR
65. Feminine title. : MLLE
66. Fond hope. : DREAM
67. Ages upon ages. : EONS
1. Luau features. : UKES
2. Prepare for takeoff. : TAXI
3. The view from Interlaken. : ALPS
4. Became excited: Colloq. : HEATEDUP
5. Village, in Latin America. : BARRIO
6. Friend of 17 Across. : AMI
7. Ancient Chinese capital. : SIAN
8. Certain wagers. : ANTES
9. Sailboat appurtenance. : LEEBOARD
10. Oriental area. : LEVANT
11. Pub items. : ALES
12. Bond. : LINK
13. Where 10 Down is. : ASIA
18. ___ cotta. : TERRA
22. Utter defeat. : ROUT
24. Scorches the surface of. : SEARS
26. Bowling term. : SPARE
27. Drags. : HALES
28. Take for one's own. : ADOPT
29. More foxy. : SLIER
31. Gasp. : HEAVE
32. Willow tree. : OSIER
33. Tears. : RENDS
36. Follow. : ENSUE
39. Hunter's quarry. : GAMEBIRD
40. Confirm. : VALIDATE
42. Complete. : VERY
43. Cheated: Slang. : STUNG
45. Forever: Poet. : ETERNE
47. Wriggle. : SQUIRM
49. General tendency. : TENOR
51. Impair. : HARM
52. Stone. : OPAL
53. Spike. : NAIL
54. Spanish pronoun. : ESTE
56. German emperor. : OTHO
57. Time. : NOON
58. Miscues. : ERRS
61. Jump ___ conclusion. : TOA

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

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