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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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Students & seniors
Across
1. 100 centesimi. : LIRA
5. Subsequently. : LATER
10. Pretty: Fr. : JOLI
14. Viva-voce. : ORAL
15. Call forth. : EVOKE
16. Luau features. : UKES
17. Entertainment for a fee. : CABLETELEVISION
20. Book of the Bible: Abbr. : HEB
21. Knot on a tree trunk. : BURL
22. Engrossed. : INTENT
23. Clumsy. : INEPT
25. Noun suffix. : AST
26. John Jacob. : ASTOR
28. Global area: Fr. : ASIE
29. The least bit. : RAP
32. Something to rely on in emergency. : SHEETANCHOR
35. State: Abbr. : ALA
36. Plumbum. : LEAD
37. Bridge expert. : GOREN
38. Norse god. : ODIN
39. Noun suffix. : IER
40. Restaurants of a kind. : ROTISSERIES
42. Letter-writer's abbreviation. : PPS
43. Wife of Geraint. : ENID
44. Late May bloomer. : PEONY
45. Stannum. : TIN
46. Intersect. : CROSS
48. Tool. : PLIERS
52. Reptile, for short. : CROC
53. Well, well! : OHO
56. Means of communication. : RADIOTELEPHONES
59. Rugby's river. : AVON
60. Incensed. : IRATE
61. Spanish port on the Mediterranean. : ADRA
62. ___ blue. : YALE
63. Gambol. : CAPER
64. Broadway name. : KERR
Down
1. Katrine. : LOCH
2. Dies ___. : IRAE
3. TV appurtenance. : RABBITEARS
4. One's partner. : ALL
5. A slackening. : LETUP
6. Turn away. : AVERT
7. Bell sound. : TOLL
8. Also, old style. : EKE
9. Changes. : REVISIONS
10. Right. : JUST
11. Migrant farm worker. : OKIE
12. Trotsky. : LEON
13. Negative verbal form. : ISNT
18. First German President. : EBERT
19. ___ alia. : INTER
24. Answered in the negative. : NOED
25. Trees. : ASHES
26. ___ of the tongue. : ASLIP
27. Muttons. : SHEEP
28. Bitter. : ACRID
29. Device for signaling weather data. : RADIOSONDE
30. Outsider. : ALIEN
31. Garden flower. : PANSY
33. Argumentative. : AGONISTIC
34. Out. : NOTIN
38. Galena and others. : ORES
40. Type of rocket. : RETRO
41. Age. : EPOCH
46. Greek island. : CRETE
47. Cowboy. : ROPER
48. Word of request. : PRAY
49. Source of obsidian. : LAVA
50. Adored one. : IDOL
51. "___ Kleine Nachtmusik." : EINE
52. Thunder sound. : CLAP
54. Masculine title. : HERR
55. Eskers. : OSAR
57. See 41 Down. : ERA
58. 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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