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New York Times, Monday, April 22, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,827
Across Down
1. Person. : CHILD
6. Sholem. : ASCH
10. Old English bard. : SCOP
14. Send a message. : RADIO
15. Durocher and others. : LEOS
16. City in Turkey. : URFA
17. Ting-___. : ALING
18. Perfumery ingredient. : ORRISROOT
20. Hunter's trophy. : MOOSEHEAD
22. Old coin of France. : OBOLE
23. Consume. : EAT
24. Workers of a kind. : COWHANDS
26. Tool. : PLIERS
29. Vehicles. : VANS
30. Round: Fr. : RONDE
31. Writer's need. : PAD
32. Girl's name. : ETTA
36. Bow. : ARC
37. Founder of a religious order. : DOMINIC
41. Experienced. : HAD
42. Western lake. : MEAD
44. Outdo. : TOP
45. Cousin of the iguana. : AGAMA
47. Win. : EARN
49. Having streaks. : STRIPY
50. Buttercup. : CROWFOOT
54. O. T. book. : ISA
55. ___ Rookh (Tulip Cheek) in Moore poem. : LALLA
56. Type of lamp. : GOOSENECK
61. Student: Colloq. : UNDERGRAD
63. Mandarin's residence. : YAMEN
64. Shield. : EGIS
65. Craze. : RAGE
66. Roman official. : EDILE
67. Letters. : DEES
68. Iowa town. : AMES
69. Château room. : SALLE
1. Overfeed. : CRAM
2. Luminous ring. : HALO
3. Peculiar: Prefix. : IDIO
4. Kind of oil. : LINSEED
5. Shabby. : DOGEARED
6. Century plant. : ALOE
7. Glacial ice. : SERAC
8. Soft leather. : CORDOVAN
9. ___ Chiang, West River of China. : HSI
10. Molding. : SURBASE
11. Sing, in a way. : CROON
12. In earlier years. : OFOLD
13. Canapé spreads. : PATES
19. Son: Ger. : SOHN
21. Elevations: Abbr. : HTS
25. Watercourse, in Africa. : WADI
26. Kind of conveyance. : PRAM
27. Erudition. : LORE
28. Peruvian. : INCA
31. Seed. : PIP
33. Siamese. : THAI
34. Pack down. : TAMP
35. Call it ___. : ADAY
38. Another: Sp. : OTRO
39. Identifying letters. : MONOGRAM
40. Iridescent jewels. : CATSEYES
43. Without moisture. : DEWLESS
46. Medieval Spanish kingdom. : GRANADA
48. ___ cry. : AFAR
49. Family member. : SIS
50. Guided, in a way. : CLUED
51. Milieu of 24 Across. : RANGE
52. Well-worn tune. : OLDIE
53. "From age ___ . . . " : TOAGE
57. Verse. : ODES
58. Ludwig. : EMIL
59. Small compartment. : CELL
60. Joint. : KNEE
62. Sweetheart, in Erin. : GRA

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

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