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New York Times, Monday, April 8, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 319 (avg 1.67)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,813
Across Down
1. City on the Tevere. : ROMA
5. Get going. : SCRAM
10. Demure. : PRIM
14. Is obligated. : OWES
15. Beautiful maiden. : HOURI
16. In ___ parentis. : LOCO
17. Wrecked. : ONTHEROCKS
19. Tennis term. : ACED
20. Proper. : DUE
21. Dairy product. : MILK
22. Sports gear. : TACKLE
24. Wrench. : SPRAIN
26. Crew members. : SEAMEN
28. USMA man. : PLEB
30. Urban blight. : SKIDROW
33. Appetizing. : TASTY
36. Did a cook's chore. : RICED
38. U.K. decoration. : OBE
39. Makes a choice. : OPTS
40. Germanic people. : GOTHS
41. Work laboriously. : PLOD
42. To's companion. : FRO
43. Literary medium. : PROSE
44. Attracts. : PULLS
45. Preferred. : FANCIED
47. Endure use. : WEAR
49. Sen. Gruening. : ERNEST
51. Photographed, in a way. : XRAYED
55. Mrs. Sprat's diet preference. : NOLEAN
57. All ___ (everyone). : OFUS
59. Dollar bill. : ONE
60. Inventor Elisha. : OTIS
61. Creator of Lake Mead. : BOULDERDAM
64. Invites. : ASKS
65. Go climb ___. : ATREE
66. Half: Prefix. : DEMI
67. One of the Longs. : HUEY
68. Certain replies. : YESES
69. Skirt feature. : SLIT
1. Quarter acres. : ROODS
2. Admit. : OWNUP
3. Recording device. : METER
4. Bat wood. : ASH
5. Pilgrim's goal. : SHRINE
6. Poise: Slang. : COOL
7. Wrinkles. : RUCKS
8. Boat. : ARK
9. Fluffs. : MISTAKES
10. Set. : PLACED
11. Jazz form. : ROCKNROLL
12. Island country: Abbr. : ICEL
13. A la ___. : MODE
18. Peggotty's niece. : EMILY
23. Surrounded by. : AMID
25. Flats, for short. : APTS
27. Do without. : ESCHEW
29. Mulls (over). : BROODS
31. Agora coin. : OBOL
32. Joins. : WEDS
33. Soho swell. : TOFF
34. Harbor of Guam. : APRA
35. Hard. : STONELIKE
37. Pronoun. : ITS
40. City on the Fox River. : GREENBAY
41. Aqua ___. : PURA
43. Cloth of Spain. : PINA
44. Give the syntax of. : PARSE
46. Battle site, 1346. : CRESSY
48. Oozes. : EXUDES
50. Vacation choices. : TOURS
52. Sing, in a way. : YODEL
53. As a friend: Fr. : ENAMI
54. Resign. : DEMIT
55. See 8 Down. : NOAH
56. City near Kyoto. : OTSU
58. Vanish. : FLEE
62. Native of: Suffix. : OTE
63. Highways: Abbr. : RDS

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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