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New York Times, Friday, July 19, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.28, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,915
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1. Maintain. : CLAIM
6. Quickly: Slang. : PRONTO
12. Heat: Prefix. : THERMO
13. Kitchen garden plant. : RHUBARB
14. Collector of a sort. : RAGMAN
15. Pyromaniac. : ARSONIST
17. Noun suffix. : URE
18. Resort city in Kent. : MARGATE
20. Start of the 3rd century. : CCI
21. Famous Horace. : MANN
23. Ox-eye. : DAISY
24. ___ Majesty. : YOUR
25. Total. : ADDUP
27. Adjective suffix. : INE
28. French name for the Saar. : SARRE
29. Young bird. : NESTLING
31. Like some beef. : CORNED
32. Netlike. : LACY
33. Thin wire nail. : BRAD
34. Olympian goddess. : ATHENE
37. Irresistible rodent. : CHIPMUNK
41. Where Canea is. : CRETE
42. Wave: Sp. : OLA
43. Man from Málaga. : SENOR
44. Spanish relatives. : TIAS
45. Cereals. : BRANS
47. Alliance of states. : NATO
48. Choose. : OPT
49. Loaded (with). : FRAUGHT
51. Wine: Fr. : VIN
52. Orlando's love. : ROSALIND
54. Elaborate style of architecture. : ROCOCO
56. Famous name in the theater. : DURANTE
57. Brings out. : EDUCES
58. Does not spare the rod. : SPANKS
59. Architectural features. : DOMES
1. Pantomime game. : CHARADE
2. Stories. : LEGENDS
3. Branch. : ARM
4. Moslem priest. : IMAM
5. Entity. : MONAD
6. Passage in music. : PHRASE
7. Out of practice. : RUSTY
8. Reed instrument. : OBOE
9. Girl's nickname. : NAN
10. Type of hat. : TRICORN
11. Dim. : OBSCURE
12. Man from Missouri. : TRUMAN
13. Violent. : RAGING
16. Weary. : TIRED
19. Wet. : RAINY
22. Small kernels. : NUTLETS
24. Outdoor workers. : YARDMEN
26. Tool. : PLANE
28. Cleansers. : SOAPS
30. Word with box or bag. : ICE
31. Dernier ___. : CRI
33. Indian hemp. : BHANG
34. Entertainer. : ACTOR
35. Photographers' equipment. : TRIPODS
36. Warms over. : HEATSUP
37. Debussy. : CLAUDE
38. "___ poco fa," Rossini aria. : UNAVOCE
39. Newspaper entries. : NOTICES
40. One of the Titans: Var. : KRONOS
42. Praying figures. : ORANTS
45. Verge. : BRINK
46. Fragment. : SHRED
49. Fruit or custard tart. : FLAN
50. Fuss: Colloq. : TODO
53. The Altar. : ARA
55. ___ laude. : CUM

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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