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New York Times, Saturday, July 6, 1968

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F M Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,902

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Across
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100 centesimi. : LIRA
5
Subsequently. : LATER
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Pretty: Fr. : JOLI
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Viva-voce. : ORAL
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Call forth. : EVOKE
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Luau features. : UKES
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Entertainment for a fee. : CABLETELEVISION
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Book of the Bible: Abbr. : HEB
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Knot on a tree trunk. : BURL
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Engrossed. : INTENT
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Clumsy. : INEPT
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Noun suffix. : AST
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John Jacob. : ASTOR
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Global area: Fr. : ASIE
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The least bit. : RAP
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Something to rely on in emergency. : SHEETANCHOR
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State: Abbr. : ALA
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Plumbum. : LEAD
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Bridge expert. : GOREN
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Norse god. : ODIN
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Noun suffix. : IER
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Restaurants of a kind. : ROTISSERIES
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Letter-writer's abbreviation. : PPS
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Wife of Geraint. : ENID
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Late May bloomer. : PEONY
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Stannum. : TIN
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Intersect. : CROSS
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Tool. : PLIERS
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Reptile, for short. : CROC
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Well, well! : OHO
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Means of communication. : RADIOTELEPHONES
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Rugby's river. : AVON
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Incensed. : IRATE
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Spanish port on the Mediterranean. : ADRA
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___ blue. : YALE
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Gambol. : CAPER
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Broadway name. : KERR
Down
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Katrine. : LOCH
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Dies ___. : IRAE
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TV appurtenance. : RABBITEARS
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One's partner. : ALL
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A slackening. : LETUP
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Turn away. : AVERT
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Bell sound. : TOLL
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Also, old style. : EKE
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Changes. : REVISIONS
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Right. : JUST
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Migrant farm worker. : OKIE
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Trotsky. : LEON
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Negative verbal form. : ISNT
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First German President. : EBERT
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___ alia. : INTER
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Answered in the negative. : NOED
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Trees. : ASHES
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___ of the tongue. : ASLIP
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Muttons. : SHEEP
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Bitter. : ACRID
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Device for signaling weather data. : RADIOSONDE
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Outsider. : ALIEN
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Garden flower. : PANSY
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Argumentative. : AGONISTIC
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Out. : NOTIN
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Galena and others. : ORES
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Type of rocket. : RETRO
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Age. : EPOCH
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Greek island. : CRETE
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Cowboy. : ROPER
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Word of request. : PRAY
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Source of obsidian. : LAVA
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Adored one. : IDOL
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"___ Kleine Nachtmusik." : EINE
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Thunder sound. : CLAP
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Masculine title. : HERR
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Eskers. : OSAR
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See 41 Down. : ERA
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Symbol of strength. : OAK

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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