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New York Times, Thursday, July 11, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { V }, Scrabble score: 353 (avg 1.87)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,907
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1. Little one. : BABE
5. ___ de ballet. : CORPS
10. Family member. : MAMA
14. Señorita's name. : INES
15. Ahead, in some games. : ONEUP
16. Power source. : ATOM
17. Name in philosophy. : KANT
18. Cabaret. : SUPPERCLUB
20. Leaves out. : EXCEPTS
22. Callas. : LILIES
23. Possessive. : HERS
24. Pooh's creator. : MILNE
26. French man. : HOMME
28. Peerce. : JAN
29. Make it big. : GOFAR
33. Eureka! : AHA
34. Sports wear. : SHORTS
37. Drowse. : DOZE
38. Prohibition. : BAR
39. Jackets for babies. : SACQUES
41. Abrade. : RUB
42. Annoys. : IRKS
44. Derivation. : SOURCE
45. Son of Gad. : ERI
46. Assignments. : TASKS
48. Misdeed. : SIN
49. Grew. : WAXED
51. Votes for. : YESES
53. ___ wide swath. : CUTA
54. Cottage à la Suisse. : CHALET
57. Newspaper worker. : COPYMAN
60. Urchin. : RAGAMUFFIN
63. Grand ol' ___. : OPRY
64. Stettin's river. : ODER
65. Metallic sound. : CLANG
66. ___ Bator. : ULAN
67. Barrel. : CASK
68. Chosen. : KOREA
69. Count (on). : RELY
1. Wheel: Colloq. : BIKE
2. Have ___ to grind. : ANAX
3. Reference points. : BENCHMARKS
4. Look up to. : ESTEEM
5. Charges. : COSTS
6. Obligation. : ONUS
7. Fabric. : REP
8. Young walrus. : PUP
9. Charm. : SPELL
10. Co-discoverer of insulin. : MACLEOD
11. Gudrun's husband. : ATLI
12. Pout: Fr. : MOUE
13. Diplomats: Abbr. : AMBS
19. Tinkle. : RING
21. Urge on. : PRESS
24. Nobleman. : MARQUIS
25. Sequentially. : INTURN
26. Routine. : HABIT
27. Best-selling author. : OHARA
28. Humorous. : JOCOSE
30. As an illustration. : FOREXAMPLE
31. Sky-blue. : AZURE
32. Bridge term. : REBID
35. Retains. : HAS
36. Jiffy. : SEC
40. Monopolize: Colloq. : SEWUP
43. "Blithe spirit." : SKYLARK
47. Appear to be. : SEEM
50. ___ service. : ATYOUR
52. Adhered. : STUCK
53. Dance. : CONGA
54. Gator. : CROC
55. ___ heart. : HADA
56. Matures. : AGES
57. Movie, in Spain. : CINE
58. Asian lake. : ARAL
59. Abbreviation before zipcode 100. : NYNY
61. Name of B'way fame. : FLO
62. Distant. : FAR

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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