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New York Times, Wednesday, May 15, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J Q V X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,850
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1. Belongings. : GEAR
5. Prefix with view or photo. : TELE
9. Take off. : SOAR
13. Pot. : OLLA
14. Macaw. : ARARA
16. Legal term. : INRE
17. Mine: Fr. : AMOI
18. College, to some. : MATER
19. Vine product. : WINE
20. Airstream, in aeronautics. : DOWNWASH
22. Made easier. : ABATED
24. Land of princes. : WALES
25. See 42 Across. : MOS
26. Straw hat. : BOATER
28. Clean. : WASHOFF
32. Telescope part. : LENS
33. Great. : EPIC
34. Yorkshire river. : URE
35. Housewives' helpers. : WASHINGMACHINES
40. Cry of approval, in Spain. : OLE
41. Slangy negative. : NOPE
42. Calendar abbreviations. : OCTS
43. Laundry product. : WETWASH
45. Surfaces. : PLANES
48. Insect. : ANT
49. List of a kind. : SLATE
50. Cable. : HAWSER
53. Water-color painting. : WASHWORK
57. Where Brigham City is. : UTAH
58. Entities. : UNITS
60. Ailment. : AGUE
61. Dishes served. : MENU
62. Carlo's companion. : MONTE
63. Order to a broker. : SELL
64. Chick sound. : PEEP
65. Common verb. : BEEN
66. Dickens character. : HEEP
1. Sting. : GOAD
2. Saint's name. : ELMO
3. Down: Naut. : ALOW
4. Result of a cloudburst. : RAINWASH
5. Meat and corn concoction. : TAMALE
6. Desk item. : ERASER
7. Wood for buildings. : LATHS
8. Cockney's "present." : ERE
9. College, in fiction. : SIWASH
10. "With the blue ribbons ___ . . . " : ONIT
11. English composer. : ARNE
12. Flute. : REED
15. Semitic language. : ARAMAIC
21. Asian temple. : WAT
23. Dutch painter. : BOSCH
26. Memphis street. : BEALE
27. Beginning. : ONSET
28. Initials of the 1930's. : WPA
29. Small amount. : OUNCE
30. Vexes. : FRETS
31. Own (up): Colloq. : FESS
32. Lemberg. : LWOW
33. Dutch uncle. : EME
36. Empty. : INANE
37. Patent medicine. : NOSTRUM
38. Rate of flow of water: Abbr. : GPH
39. Small town 73 miles N of Spokane. : IONEWASH
44. Scrub. : WASHUP
45. River into the Missouri. : PLATTE
46. Volcano in California. : LASSEN
47. Of sports: Abbr. : ATH
49. Farm animals. : SWINE
50. Mound. : HUMP
51. To ___. : ATEE
52. Fade. : WANE
54. Curved molding. : OGEE
55. Law. : RULE
56. Ocean product. : KELP
59. Hill in San Francisco. : NOB

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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