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New York Times, Monday, November 11, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 310 (avg 1.66)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 7,030
Across Down
1. Gust of wind. : BLAST
6. Cervine animal. : STAG
10. Human computers. : CPAS
14. Tax. : TITHE
15. Any astronaut. : HERO
16. Streamlet. : RILL
17. Short-order order. : HAMANDEGGS
19. To the: It. : ALLA
20. Playful one. : ROMPER
21. Village. : HAMLET
23. Laugh: Fr. : RIRE
24. Bottles with basketwork. : CARBOYS
25. "To get her poor dog ___." : ABONE
27. Limited. : NARROW
28. Poems. : EPICS
29. Amplifiers: Colloq. : MIKES
30. Little: Scot. : SMA
33. Unite (with "up"). : LINK
34. Calendar entries. : DATES
35. Passerine bird. : CHAT
36. Fall behind. : LAG
37. Staff members. : AIDES
38. African nation. : GHANA
39. Cavalryman. : HUSSAR
41. Filled with bubbles. : FOAMY
42. Resort town on Cape Cod. : CHATHAM
44. Astringent substance. : ALUM
45. Sewing machine attachment. : HEMMER
46. American composer. : BARBER
49. Within: Prefix. : ENTO
50. Islamic. : MOHAMMEDAN
54. Aphrodite's son. : EROS
55. Source of power: Abbr. : ELEC
56. Man's nickname. : ERNIE
57. Pub serving. : PINT
58. Piece of furniture. : DESK
59. Ethiopian lake. : TSANA
1. Theological degree. : BTH
2. Equivocator. : LIAR
3. Air: Prefix. : ATMO
4. Historic floral emblem. : SHAMROCK
5. Popular game. : TENPINS
6. ___ Khan, Kipling's tiger. : SHERE
7. Sheep in its second year. : TEG
8. S. A. country. : ARG
9. Take part jointly. : GOSHARES
10. Rhyming game. : CRAMBO
11. Cover of a kind. : PILLOWSHAM
12. Way. : ALLEY
13. Pieces of wood. : SLATS
18. "___ Mable." : DERE
22. Musical adaptations: Abbr. : ARRS
24. Petits fours. : CAKES
25. Seaport on Upolu. : APIA
26. City S of Syracuse, N. Y. : BINGHAMTON
27. Product of Chile. : NITER
28. Annex. : ELL
29. Term of address. : MADAM
31. Numbers. : MANY
32. One ___ time. : ATA
34. Charmed, in a way. : DISARMED
35. Judge's rooms. : CHAMBERS
37. Tennis star. : ASHE
38. Epicure. : GOURMET
40. Furthest. : UTMOST
41. Deception. : FLAM
42. Bird sound. : CHEEP
43. Toulouse-Lautrec. : HENRI
44. Taken ___ (disconcerted). : ABACK
47. First name in American poetry. : EDNA
48. Shower. : RAIN
51. Arena shout. : OLE
52. Men. : HES
53. Teachers' group. : NEA

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

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