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New York Times, Tuesday, April 30, 1968

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 252 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,835
Across
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Piece of music. : CHANT
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Utah's flower. : SEGO
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Warmth. : GLOW
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Crowned head. : RULER
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Deuce. : CARD
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"Avis" of a kind. : RARA
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Contemporary playwright. : ALBEE
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Mine products. : ORES
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Branch of morphology: Abbr. : ANAT
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Bag. : GLADSTONE
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Confuse. : ADDLE
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Avast! : STOP
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One leg of a garment. : TROUSER
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Vestment. : ALB
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Records. : LPS
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College in New Rochelle. : IONA
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Generous. : LARGE
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Set free. : UNTETHER
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Name in poetry. : OMAR
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Part of a ship's hold. : BILGE
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Jane of fame. : EYRE
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Gable on a building. : PEDIMENT
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Man's nickname. : EDDIE
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Piquancy. : SALT
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Card game. : GIN
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Purpose. : END
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Give orders. : DICTATE
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Tabula ___. : RASA
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Mosque priests. : IMAMS
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Privilege in a child's game. : GIANTSTEP
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Hand: Prefix. : NANI
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Game score. : MELD
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Out of the way. : ASIDE
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Equal: Fr. : EGAL
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Heraldic bearing. : ORLE
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Strengthen. : REMAN
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Trade. : SELL
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Greek peak. : OSSA
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Trunks. : STEMS
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Rocky place. : CRAG
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Port on the Humber. : HULL
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Canadian prov. : ALBA
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Wants. : NEEDS
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Bridge. : TRESTLE
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Ladles. : SCOOPS
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Work for. : EARN
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Aloha. : GREETING
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Clothes of a kind. : ODS
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Scaled. : GRADUATED
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Regions. : LANDS
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Fanon. : ORALE
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Adam's ale. : WATER
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Zenith. : TOP
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Tops. : AONE
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Routine. : ROTE
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Not even. : ALOP
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Kind of duck. : LAME
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Nail. : BRAD
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Old-time factory. : GRISTMILL
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Final: Abbr. : ULT
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Well-known Park. : HYDE
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Colleen's name. : ERIN
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Cattail. : REED
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Garment part. : BELT
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Whole numbers. : INTEGERS
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Dutch river. : MAAS
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Decorates, in a way. : ENSTARS
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See 22 Down. : GRADEA
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Fleming. : IAN
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Small change. : DINES
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Reflection. : IMAGE
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The Grand ___. : CANAL
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Black ink item. : ASSET
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Misfortunes. : ILLS
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Occasion. : TIME
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Cheese. : EDAM
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Corrals. : PENS
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Rural sound. : MOO

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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