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New York Times, Thursday, November 21, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { G J Q X }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 7,040
Across Down
1. Harvest. : CROP
5. Tonic extract from a nut. : COLA
9. Melted. : FUSED
14. Candy flavor. : LIME
15. City on the Oka. : OREL
16. Former President of Turkey. : INONU
17. Chemical. : ACID
18. By any means required. : ATALLCOSTS
20. Find out. : DETECT
22. Boxer's special skill. : FOOTWORK
23. Garment. : SLIP
25. Wagon, old style. : WAIN
26. Potpourri of familiar airs. : FANTASIA
30. Archeologist's find. : FOSSIL
34. Nautical term. : ABEAM
35. German seaport. : EMDEN
37. For. : PRO
38. Droop. : LOLL
39. Control. : STEER
40. Menu entry. : PEAS
41. Part of RSVP. : SIL
42. Negative verbal form. : SHANT
43. Italian poet. : DANTE
44. Paris landmark. : ELYSEE
46. Advocate. : DEFENDER
48. Single. : UNAL
50. City on the Tevere. : ROMA
51. Vault. : LEAPOVER
55. Chronicle. : RECORD
59. Very valuable, because hard to get. : ATAPREMIUM
61. Ancient. : HOAR
62. Speak: Fr. : PARLE
63. Annapolis. : USNA
64. O. T. book. : EZRA
65. Weavers' reeds. : SLEYS
66. Not shadowy. : REAL
67. Appear. : SEEM
1. Arrayed. : CLAD
2. Food grain. : RICE
3. Pass over. : OMIT
4. Foot of a column. : PEDESTAL
5. Raccoon's relatives. : COATIS
6. Table scrap. : ORT
7. Petal. : LEAF
8. Let enter. : ALLOW
9. Reading matter. : FICTION
10. Refuses to acknowledge. : UNOWNS
11. Middling. : SOSO
12. ___'acte. : ENTR
13. Twilight. : DUSK
19. Step-in shoe. : LOAFER
21. Shellfish. : CLAM
24. Michelangelo's masterpiece. : PIETA
26. Mistaken. : FALSE
27. Seething. : ABOIL
28. Helen's cousin. : NELLY
29. Improve. : AMEND
31. Disburse. : SPEND
32. Wrathful. : IRATE
33. Tailender. : LOSER
36. Discourage. : DETER
39. Grooved wheel. : SHEAVE
40. Military plumes. : PANACHES
42. Gentlemen from Toledo. : SENORES
43. Greek commune. : DEME
45. Partner of demand. : SUPPLY
47. Ceremonious. : FORMAL
49. Monkey's cousin. : LEMUR
51. Rounds of a course. : LAPS
52. And elsewhere: Abbr. : ETAL
53. Thun's river. : AARE
54. Elevated place. : RISE
56. Soft mud. : OOZE
57. Unusually good. : RARE
58. Small quantity. : DRAM
60. Girl's name. : UNA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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