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New York Times, Tuesday, July 16, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { H X }, Scrabble score: 315 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,912
Across Down
1. Feeler. : PALP
5. Aircraft. : JETS
9. Edinburghers. : SCOTS
14. City on the Oka. : OREL
15. Lee's river. : AIRE
16. Girl's name. : LAURA
17. Historic ship. : NINA
18. Revisited. : FREQUENTED
20. "Ballad of the ___," Albee play. : SADCAFE
22. Restless. : UNEASY
23. Arabian city. : SANA
24. British romantic poet. : KEATS
25. Independently. : APART
27. 60 secs. : MIN
28. Word with home or farm. : STEAD
32. Beggars. : MENDICANTS
35. Shot and shell. : AMMO
36. Had tea. : ATE
37. Garden adornment. : SUNDIAL
39. Container. : BIN
40. Try: Colloq. : STAB
42. Making ineffective. : PARALYZING
44. Sweet stuff. : SYRUP
46. Colloid. : GEL
47. Specifies. : CITES
48. Rhapsodized: Colloq. : RAVED
50. Sobbed. : WEPT
51. Deadlock. : LOGJAM
53. Maxim. : PRECEPT
56. French verse form. : VILLANELLE
58. Paris airport. : ORLY
59. Moslem faith. : ISLAM
60. Kind of light. : NEON
61. Low-pitched. : DEEP
62. Armadillo. : APARA
63. Trifles. : TOYS
64. Taro root. : EDDO
1. Name of fame in opera. : PONS
2. Opera feature. : ARIA
3. Heeds. : LENDSANEAR
4. Advertisement. : PLACARD
5. Part of Tel Aviv. : JAFFA
6. Where the Liffey flows. : EIRE
7. Italian "three." : TRE
8. In order. : SEQUENTIAL
9. Precipitates. : SLEETS
10. Card game. : CANASTA
11. Ump's calls. : OUTS
12. Card. : TREY
13. Triste. : SAD
19. Spanish article. : UNA
21. Nay-sayers. : ANTIS
24. Family. : KINDRED
25. Collect. : AMASS
26. Small-minded. : PETTY
27. Administration. : MANAGEMENT
29. Angered. : EMBITTERED
30. Chemical compound. : AMINE
31. Bell sounds. : DONGS
33. Recipe measure. : CUP
34. Girl of song. : SAL
38. French school. : LYCEE
41. Raffles. : BURGLAR
43. Mail must. : ZIPCODE
45. Garment. : PAJAMA
49. Forefront. : VAN
50. Servicewomen. : WRENS
51. Speech problem. : LISP
52. Mexican stewpot. : OLLA
53. Gambit. : PLOY
54. Sued. : PLED
55. Proofreader's concern. : TYPO
56. Through. : VIA
57. Zodiac sign. : LEO

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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