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New York Times, Saturday, May 4, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { F J P Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,839
Across Down
1. Network. : TISSUE
7. Arthurian setting. : CAMELOT
14. One of Diana's realms. : HUNTING
15. Green garnet. : OLIVINE
16. Kind of number. : ORDINAL
17. Historic Egyptian city. : ROSETTA
18. Small cut. : SNICK
19. Relatives of drivers. : IRONS
21. Electrical unit. : OHM
22. Georgia ___. : TECH
23. In unison. : ASONE
24. Outlooks: Fr. : VUES
25. Girl of song. : IDA
26. Netherlands town. : BREDA
27. Location. : SITE
28. Like some cigarettes. : LONGER
30. Fictional city of Italy. : ADANO
32. Plead. : ENTREAT
34. Precariously perched (with "out"). : ONALIMB
38. Big name in comics. : ABNER
40. N.Y.C.'s ___ Mansion. : GRACIE
41. Breaker. : WAVE
43. Splendid. : NOBLE
45. Memorable period. : ERA
46. Distressed. : SORE
47. Embankment. : LEVEE
48. Poet's poet. : SWAN
49. Jordanian mountain. : HOR
50. Convened anew. : REMET
51. Dashing young man. : BLADE
52. Thin shiny silk. : ALAMODE
54. Man in the cockpit. : AVIATOR
56. Meat. : VENISON
57. First settled town in Maine. : KITTERY
58. Contest joiner. : ENTRANT
59. Starts upon. : ENTERS
1. Attacked suddenly. : TURNEDON
2. Something serving to show. : INDICANT
3. Verse. : STICH
4. Subside. : SINK
5. Girl's name. : UNA
6. Church: Fr. : EGLISE
7. City on San Diego Bay. : CORONADO
8. Unassisted. : ALONE
9. Omit. : MISS
10. Poetic time. : EVE
11. Got going. : LITOUT
12. "God shed His grace ___ . . . " : ONTHEE
13. Active groups. : TEAMS
14. Unfriendly. : HOSTILE
20. Nile island, near Cairo. : RODA
23. Isle in Firth of Clyde. : ARRAN
24. Stringed instrument. : VIOLA
26. Noted explorer. : BEEBE
27. Catch. : SNARE
29. Important. : GRAVE
31. Point of view. : ANGLE
33. Type of dwelling. : TENEMENT
35. Cold drink. : ICEWATER
36. Balconies or bay windows. : MIRADORS
37. Lunch room: Slang. : BEANERY
39. Roam. : ROVE
41. Kersey or worsted. : WOOLEN
42. Out-and-out. : ARRANT
44. Cause (oneself) to go. : BETAKE
46. Deduct. : SHAVE
47. Enticed. : LEDON
48. Roofing material. : SLATE
50. Miss Dartle. : ROSA
51. Ship's deck post. : BITT
53. Czarist village community. : MIR
55. ___ ordinaire. : VIN

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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