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New York Times, Tuesday, November 19, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 7,038
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1. Summer place. : CAMP
5. First name in skating. : SONJA
10. Sheer cloth. : LAWN
14. Church calendar. : ORDO
15. Constellation. : ORION
16. Mountain: Prefix. : OREO
17. Well-known hymn. : ROCKOFAGES
19. Reinforced beam. : TBAR
20. Soften by soaking. : MACERATE
21. Any port in ___. : ASTORM
23. Travelers. : FARERS
25. Biblical mount. : HOR
26. Ship's officer. : BOSUN
29. Moon goddess. : DIANA
31. Verve. : VIM
34. Color. : ORANGE
36. Hill of Rome. : AVENTINE
38. Composer of "Salome." : STRAUSS
40. Voyagers with Noah. : ARKITES
41. Personal property. : CHATTELS
43. Capital of Eritrea. : ASMARA
44. Peppery. : HOT
45. Fields. : AREAS
47. Sports events. : MEETS
48. Admit. : OWN
50. Miller's forte. : DRAMAS
52. Sicilian city. : RAGUSA
55. Catch up with. : OVERTAKE
59. Eastern name. : OMAR
60. Vintner. : WINEDEALER
62. Storage places. : BINS
63. Girl's nickname. : ANGIE
64. Chinese dynasty. : MING
65. Finest clothes. : BEST
66. Deeds: Lat. : GESTA
67. El ___. : PASO
1. Crocus bulb. : CORM
2. Venezuela town. : AROA
3. Year in reign of Louis XIV. : MDCC
4. Ridicule. : POKEFUNAT
5. Up to this time. : SOFAR
6. Declaimed. : ORATED
7. Where Lagos is. : NIGERIA
8. Nickname in baseball lore. : JOE
9. Handle: Lat. : ANSA
10. Game. : LOTTO
11. Evergreen tree. : ARBORVITAE
12. Wash and ___. : WEAR
13. Standard. : NORM
18. Apes. : ORANGUTANS
22. One's own legs. : SHANKSMARE
24. Zagreb's river. : SAVA
26. German Nobelist in chemistry. : BOSCH
27. True: Prefix. : ORTHO
28. Natives of a famous spa. : SARATOGANS
30. River into the Tiber. : NERA
32. Dormant. : INERT
33. Flat-topped heights. : MESAS
35. Danish weights. : ESER
37. Clock-actuated device. : TIMESTAMP
39. Double-runner. : SLED
42. Malay garments. : SARONGS
46. Keep (something) for future use. : SAVEIT
49. Sausage, in Germany. : WURST
51. Subject of Greek drama. : MEDEA
52. White House name. : ROBB
53. Gallic friend. : AMIE
54. Swinging to and fro. : AWAG
56. Inter ___. : ALIA
57. Knows: Scot. : KENS
58. Hence. : ERGO
61. Feminine suffix. : INE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 11 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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