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New York Times, Wednesday, June 19, 1968

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { X }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 61, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,885

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Doorway parts. : JAMBS
6. Gentle. : TAME
10. Science degree. : BSC
13. Moreover. : AGAIN
14. To ___ (every one). : AMAN
15. Possessive. : OURS
17. A Beatle. : RINGO
18. Symbol of venality. : BOSSTWEED
20. Record of a sort. : LOG
21. Kitchen delights. : ODORS
23. Mosquito. : AEDES
24. Historic town NW of Naples. : ANZIO
26. Sea birds. : MURRES
28. Places, in legal parlance. : VENUES
30. Writes. : PENS
31. Aid's partner. : ABET
32. Numerical prefix. : QUADRI
34. Sibilant sound. : SST
37. Turn's partner. : TOSS
38. Let loose. : UNTIE
39. Fruit tree. : PEAR
40. Bishopric. : SEE
41. Reddish yellow. : TITIAN
42. Shade of blue. : AQUA
43. Man of the hour. : HERO
44. Inherited estates, in India. : TALUKS
46. Completely. : INTOTO
49. Taste, for one. : SENSE
50. Sluggard. : SNAIL
51. Vacuum tube. : DIODE
53. Month: Abbr. : SEP
56. Replacing. : INSTEADOF
58. Houston athlete. : ASTRO
60. Greek letter. : BETA
61. Gallic name. : RENE
62. ___ Rivoli. : RUEDE
63. Generator: Abbr. : DYN
64. Nibble (at). : GNAW
65. Nursery rhyme character. : SPRAT
Down
1. Ancient Norse chieftain. : JARL
2. Exchange premium. : AGIO
3. Steel ingredient. : MANGANESE
4. Important. : BIG
5. Rest: Colloq. : SNOOZE
6. Interdiction. : TABOO
7. Spanish song subject. : AMOR
8. Madison Avenue concern. : MASSMEDIA
9. Navy man: Abbr. : ENS
10. Arbor. : BOWER
11. Shoe material. : SUEDE
12. Indians. : CREES
16. Bodies of water: Abbr. : SDS
19. Anklebones. : TARSI
22. Unease. : DISQUIET
25. Final dish of some dinners. : NUTS
27. Vacant. : UNRENTED
28. Brewery sights. : VATS
29. Central American tree. : EBOE
30. House adjunct. : PATIO
33. Adjective for virgin soil. : UNTRODDEN
34. Set apart. : SEQUESTER
35. Western Indian. : SAUK
36. Singing sounds. : TRAS
39. Chums. : PALS
41. Rowboat part. : THOLE
45. Comes close, old style. : ANEARS
46. Lodged. : INNED
47. Disagreeable. : NASTY
48. Huge fellow. : TITAN
49. The R.A.F. of 1940. : SOFEW
50. Sister or brother. : SIB
52. Hebrides isle. : IONA
54. Wagner role. : ERDA
55. Miss Moore, for one. : POET
57. S. A. country. : ARG
59. Have a meal. : SUP

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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