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New York Times, Thursday, September 26, 1968

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,984
Across
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Prominent man. : NABOB
6
Burden. : LADE
10
Firm name abbreviation. : BROS
14
Love, in Turin. : AMORE
15
At the risk of. : UPON
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Of ___ (of old). : YORE
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Woman hater. : MISOGYNIST
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Cutting. : TART
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Mss. men. : EDS
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Wildly enthusiastic: Slang. : GAGA
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Stadium sound. : RAHRAH
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One of the Greys. : JANE
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Provender. : FARE
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Engage in an enterprise. : EMBARK
29
Las Vegas windfalls. : JACKPOTS
33
Wheat ___. : GERM
34
Pungent humor. : SALT
35
Colleen's name. : ERIN
36
Word of rue. : ALAS
37
Delicious. : APPLE
38
___ account. : ONNO
39
Sandy place: Brit. : DENE
40
Certain birds. : MOAS
41
Cartoon character. : POGO
42
Assails. : SETSUPON
44
Left in the lurch. : JILTED
46
Bewilder. : STUN
47
Found. : BASE
48
Biblical prophet. : DANIEL
51
Flying prefix. : AERO
52
Military address. : APO
55
Current: Prefix. : RHEO
56
"___'s Lost." : LOVESLABOR
59
Egyptian god. : AMON
60
Throw ___. : AFIT
61
Bird of a kind. : DRAKE
62
Decimal units. : TENS
63
Famous engineer. : EADS
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Artist's need. : EASEL
Down
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File entry. : NAME
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Surrounded by. : AMID
3
Tweed, for one. : BOSS
4
Spanish gold. : ORO
5
Suppliant. : BEGGAR
6
Fencing maneuver. : LUNGE
7
Upolu port. : APIA
8
Two, in Spain. : DOS
9
Theatrical term. : ENTRACTE
10
Lincolnesque phrase. : BYTHEPEOPLE
11
Surf sound. : ROAR
12
Queer: Scot. : ORRA
13
Son of Adam. : SETH
18
Ballplayer, for short. : YANK
23
Clumsy craft. : ARK
24
Goodman specialties. : JAMSESSIONS
25
Hair pieces. : FALLS
26
Archaic expletives. : EGADS
27
Fracas. : MELEE
28
Kind of goose. : BRANT
29
Sea of ___. : JAPAN
30
Whether ___. : ORNOT
31
Coloring. : TINGE
32
Hair ribbon. : SNOOD
34
Runcible ___. : SPOON
37
Ancient two-handled bottles. : AMPULLAE
43
Indian. : UTE
44
Containers. : JARS
45
Opera role. : ISOLDE
47
Vegetable. : BEETS
48
Confound (it). : DRAT
49
See 36 Across. : AHME
50
Type of gas. : NEON
51
Keen. : AVID
52
Oriental garments. : ABAS
53
Pugilistic maneuver. : POKE
54
Soviet city. : OREL
57
One ___ kind. : OFA
58
Constellation. : ARA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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