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New York Times, Wednesday, February 14, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { F H K Q }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,759
Across Down
1. King of Amalek. : AGAG
5. W. W. II boats. : LSTS
9. Babylonian storm god. : ADAD
13. She: Lat. : ILLA
14. Astringent. : ALUM
15. Doubly. : TWICE
16. Stir up. : ROIL
17. Weather sign. : VANE
18. Terry. : ELLEN
19. Indian tribe. : WALLAWALLA
22. Army offs. : LTS
23. Kind of burner. : OIL
24. Sapid. : TASTY
26. Schooner spar. : MAINMAST
31. Court messenger. : BEADLE
34. Case in grammar: Abbr. : ABL
35. Opposite of 56 Down. : AVOUS
37. Effort. : TRIAL
38. Steinbeck character. : JOAD
40. Improvise. : ADLIB
42. Dolomites. : ALPS
43. Exeunt ___. : OMNES
45. Directed. : AIMED
47. Medieval poem. : LAI
48. Topcoat type. : RAGLAN
50. Render powerless. : PARALYZE
52. Lake of NW Europe. : ILMEN
54. Suffix in chemistry. : IDE
55. French affair. : BAL
57. College tune. : BOOLABOOLA
62. Cousin of Absalom. : AMASA
64. Field of snow. : NEVE
65. Palm. : NIPA
67. Ninth: Lat. : NONUS
68. Again. : OVER
69. Holm oak. : ILEX
70. Londoner's flat. : DIGS
71. Affirmative of a kind. : SISI
72. Staff man. : AIDE
1. Kind of brake. : AIR
2. Kind of worm. : GLOW
3. Inter ___. : ALIA
4. Measure. : GALLON
5. Samoan loincloth. : LAVALAVA
6. Cole's partner. : SLAW
7. Large food fish. : TUNA
8. Silvery fish. : SMELT
9. Tool. : AWL
10. "Lavender's blue, ___ . . . " : DILLYDILLY
11. Vinegar: Prefix. : ACET
12. Rooms. : DENS
15. China. : TEASET
20. Bean. : LIMA
21. Workshop. : LAB
25. Village of Erin. : TARA
26. Principal. : MAJOR
27. Serpent. : ABOMA
28. Perfume from Malayan tree. : ILANGILANG
29. Pop. : SODA
30. Flower. : TULIP
32. One of Bolivia's capitals. : LAPAZ
33. Girl's name. : ELSIE
36. Igneous rock. : SIMA
39. Dingle. : DELL
41. Deficiency disease. : BERIBERI
44. Cuban dances. : SAMBAS
46. Wall part. : DADO
49. Recent: Prefix. : NEO
51. New Jersey town. : LEONIA
53. Admonitions. : NONOS
55. Alexander had one. : BAND
56. Mine: Fr. : AMOI
58. Jacob's son. : LEVI
59. Prayers. : AVES
60. Marlene. : LILI
61. Imitated. : APED
63. Genus of swine. : SUS
66. Something to grind. : AXE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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