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New York Times, Monday, September 9, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,967
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1. Choice thing. : PLUM
5. Start of a tot's song. : ABCDE
10. Worlds. : ORBS
14. New Rochelle campus. : IONA
15. Grumble. : CROAK
16. Fish. : TUNA
17. Paris newspaper. : SOIR
18. Confederate sympathizer. : COPPERHEAD
20. Doctor's choice. : ANTIGEN
22. Nest. : AERIE
23. Tokyo locale. : GINZA
25. Asian country: Abbr. : SYR
26. Merchant. : IMPORTER
29. Inn. : HOSTEL
33. Distributed. : DEALT
34. A felony. : ARSON
36. Eggs: Lat. : OVA
37. Country. : LAND
38. Marble. : AGATE
39. Journey. : TREK
40. Limit. : END
41. Setting. : SCENE
42. Bishop's headdress. : MITRE
43. Sports places, old style. : STADIA
45. Pluck. : GAMENESS
47. Common suffix. : ENT
48. Throws off. : EMITS
49. "On ___ and a prayer." : AWING
52. Sets within. : INSERTS
56. Kitchen items. : SILVERWARE
60. Reclined. : LAIN
61. Land mass. : ISLE
62. One who gives. : DONOR
63. Volcano. : ETNA
64. An emotion. : FEAR
65. Shawn's cousins. : SEANS
66. Profound. : DEEP
1. Campanile city. : PISA
2. Diving bird. : LOON
3. Distinct part. : UNIT
4. Flower. : MARIGOLD
5. Stress. : ACCENT
6. Period beginning circa 3500 B.C. : BRONZEAGE
7. Yarn on a spindle. : COP
8. Drop bait. : DAP
9. Squeeze (out). : EKE
10. Remaining ones. : OTHERS
11. Remorseful one. : RUER
12. ___ B'rith. : BNAI
13. Marquis de ___. : SADE
19. Fabric. : RAYON
21. Encircled. : GIRT
24. Put in order. : ARRANGE
25. Brake part. : SHOE
26. Wastes time. : IDLES
27. Intended. : MEANT
28. Himalayan animal. : PANDA
30. Continental dessert. : TORTE
31. Between Tinker and Chance. : EVERS
32. Victoria and others. : LAKES
35. Tailor's equipment. : STEAMIRON
38. One-___ (ball game). : ACAT
39. Tawdry. : TINSELED
41. Scorch. : SINGE
42. Pride of New York. : METS
44. State capital. : DENVER
46. Forty-niners. : MINERS
49. What "quasi" means. : ASIF
50. Sound. : WISE
51. At that place: Lat. : ILLA
53. Unit charge. : RATE
54. Prong. : TINE
55. Speak curtly. : SNAP
57. Map entries. : RDS
58. Grief. : WOE
59. Literary scraps. : ANA

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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