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New York Times, Friday, June 7, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { B J Q }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,873
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1. Timetable listings. : STOPS
6. Brassard site. : ARM
9. Bouquet. : POSY
13. Turning point. : PIVOT
14. Became fair. : CLEAREDUP
16. Wolf in Kipling tales. : AKELA
17. Member of the underworld. : RACKETEER
18. More calamitous. : DIRER
19. City in West Germany. : ESSEN
20. Pindaric or Horatian. : ODE
21. Sailors: Colloq. : SALTS
23. ___ beck and call. : ATONES
25. Sweet medicine. : ELIXIR
27. Weapon. : LUGER
29. Nickname in baseball. : YAZ
30. Black gum. : TUPELO
32. Time ___ half. : ANDA
36. Robert ___. : ELEE
38. Pact of 1954. : SEATO
39. Short fiber. : NOIL
40. Heroes of June day. : DADS
41. Put finishing touches to. : TOPOFF
43. Make lace. : TAT
44. Doer. : AGENT
46. City on Panay Island. : ILOILO
48. Convince. : ASSURE
51. To ___ (just right). : ATURN
52. 12th-cen. finale. : MCC
53. Mohammedanism. : ISLAM
56. Place. : SITUS
59. Light from a heavenly body. : MOONSHINE
61. Raise. : HOIST
62. Dinner course. : APPETIZER
63. Man's name meaning "noble." : ELMER
64. Den. : NEST
65. Rabbit's foot. : PAW
66. Legal papers. : DEEDS
1. Miner's nail. : SPAD
2. "Kon-___." : TIKI
3. Too big. : OVERSIZED
4. Medieval weapon. : POLEAX
5. Lighted by a heavenly body. : STARLIT
6. Dear, dear! : ALAS
7. Written acknowledgments: Abbr. : RECS
8. See (something) through. : MAKEAGOOFIT
9. Hamster, for one. : PET
10. Music hall. : ODEON
11. Undressed kid. : SUEDE
12. Flanders town. : YPRES
14. Musical abbreviation. : CRES
15. French revenue. : RENTE
22. Property management post. : TRUSTEESHIP
24. City in Algeria. : ORAN
25. Stared at. : EYED
26. Flighty exclamation. : LALA
27. Jumped. : LEAPT
28. Last month: Abbr. : ULTO
31. Worker. : PEON
33. Late. : NOTINTIME
34. Dashboard item. : DIAL
35. Countertenor. : ALTO
37. Edom. : ESAU
42. Rosy. : FLUSHED
45. Grain. : GRIST
47. Songbird. : ORIOLE
48. City in Jordan. : AMMAN
49. Outlook. : SCOPE
50. Old English bards. : SCOPS
51. The U. S. A. : AMER
54. Girl of song. : LIZA
55. Another time. : ANEW
57. Put into practice. : USED
58. Boats: Abbr. : STRS
60. Business term. : NET

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

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