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New York Times, Wednesday, May 1, 1968

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 317 (avg 1.68)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,836

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Peeper. : CHICK
6. Elec. units. : AMPS
10. Equitable. : FAIR
14. City on the Red River. : HANOI
15. Country place. : DALE
16. Puerto ___. : RICO
17. Theater. : ODEON
18. Easily moved. : EMOTIONAL
20. Channel island. : SARK
21. Weather word. : DAMP
22. Pure air: Slang. : OZONE
23. Altogether. : ENTIRELY
25. Bomb tryouts. : ATESTS
26. ___ pros. : NOL
27. Family group. : CLAN
28. In unusual fashion. : SINGULARLY
33. ___ mecum (come with me): Lat. : VADE
37. Nose. : SNOUT
38. Letter. : WYE
39. Son of Eber. : PELEG
40. Orient. : EAST
41. Appearing once more. : REEMERGING
43. Times. : ERAS
45. Minute. : WEE
46. ___ Arc. : JOANOF
49. Seeking. : QUESTING
54. Be. : EXIST
55. Hebe's concern. : CUPS
56. Lined up. : AROW
57. Makes fun of. : RIDICULES
59. Decrease. : ABATE
60. Noble: Ger. : EDEL
61. Home of the ibis. : NILE
62. Pilgrim figure. : ALDEN
63. Letters. : ZEDS
64. Young animal. : COLT
65. Plants. : REEDS
Down
1. Opted. : CHOSE
2. ___ eye on. : HADAN
3. Not active. : INERT
4. Steamers et al. : COOKINGUTENSILS
5. Sisters and cousins. : KIN
6. "It's ___!" : ADEAL
7. Jolson song. : MAMMY
8. Drop, in a way. : PLOP
9. Golf clubs, usually. : SET
10. Cook's choice. : FROZENVEGETABLE
11. Japanese aborigines. : AINOS
12. "___ do that sum." : ICANT
13. Tosca, Aida, et al. : ROLES
19. Greek letter. : IOTA
21. Country place. : DELL
24. Utter defeat. : ROUT
25. Like a malt drink. : ALY
27. Man's nickname. : CLEM
28. Direction. : SSE
29. Girl's name. : INA
30. Latin or French pronoun. : NOS
31. Fills with reverence. : AWES
32. Crop. : RYE
34. Moslem name. : ALI
35. Room. : DEN
36. Humpty Dumpty. : EGG
39. Exec. : PRES
41. British flyers. : RAF
42. Farm animals. : EWES
44. Training group, for short. : ROTC
46. Spanish city. : JEREZ
47. Chemical compound. : OXIDE
48. Gave support to. : AIDED
49. Put down. : QUELL
50. Capsize. : UPSET
51. Eastern decree. : IRADE
52. Saw. : NOTED
53. Actress Verdon and others. : GWENS
55. Muse. : CLIO
58. Like some book pages: Abbr. : UNC
59. Swiss river. : AAR

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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