New York Times, Thursday, January 17, 2013

Author: Milo Beckman
Editor: Will Shortz
Milo Beckman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQZ} There are unchecked squares This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Beckman. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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Across Down
1. Knock on wood, say : RATTAT
7. Arizona product : ICEDTEA
14. "Gotcha" : ISEENOW
16. "Hoo-oo-EY!" : HOTDAMN
17. "No clue" : BEATSME
18. One who made the crew cut? : OARSMAN
19. Locational nickname with origins in horse racing : THEBIGAPPLE
20. Amount to be divvied up : PIE
21. Operation time : DDAY
23. Christian of film : BALE
24. Antarctic body named for an Englishman : ROSSSEA
28. Ring : PEAL
31. Raid target : ANT
32. Noted series of paintings by Andrew Wyeth : HELGAPICTURES
36. Face seen on many T-shirts : GUEVARA
38. 500, e.g. : CARRACE
39. Preparing to be shot, say : STRIKINGAPOSE
40. Capital of Australia: Abbr. : DOL
41. Googly ___ : EYES
42. Medical subject of Time magazine covers of 1967 and 2010 : THEPILL
44. Wear down : GNAW
47. Échecs pieces : ROIS
48. Symbol of might : OAK
49. Dweller on the Straits of Johor : SINGAPOREAN
55. Shipwreck cause, perhaps : LORELEI
57. Let up on : RELIEVE
60. Melancholy, say : EMOTION
61. Private business, in slang : BEESWAX
62. Tube warning ... or an apt title for this puzzle? : MINDTHEGAP
63. Manages : SEESTO
1. Lightly roast : RIB
2. Enzyme suffix : ASE
3. One encouraged to drink on the job : TEATASTER
4. Midsize moon of Saturn : TETHYS
5. "As I Lay Dying" father : ANSE
6. Dead center? : TOMB
7. "Come hungry. Leave happy" sloganeer : IHOP
8. Kentucky export : COAL
9. Being, in Bordeaux : ETRE
10. License to drill? : DDS
11. Battle of Fort Brooke locale, 1863 : TAMPA
12. Text alternative : EMAIL
13. "Bonne ___!" : ANNEE
15. Chinese dynasty during the Three Kingdoms period : WEI
21. Bummers : DRAGS
22. Food with an inedible center? : DONUT
23. Censor, in a way : BLUR
25. Inconclusive : SHAKY
26. Like some extreme coincidences : EERIE
27. Composer Menken and others : ALANS
28. Loop of lace : PICOT
29. Bitcoins, e.g. : ECASH
30. Stuck, after "up" : ATREE
33. Top-of-the-hour broadcast, maybe : RADIONEWS
34. Reason for a food recall : ECOLI
35. Emulates a bear : SELLS
37. Menu with zoom options : VIEW
43. Encomium : PRAISE
44. Automaton of Jewish folklore : GOLEM
45. Feminist Wolf : NAOMI
46. City intersected by I-76 and I-77 : AKRON
49. Cut open : SLIT
50. Architect ___ Ming Pei : IEOH
51. Lucky figure in Chinese culture : NINE
52. Ball : ORB
53. Roger of "Cheers" : REES
54. Gen. Robert ___ : ELEE
56. It's about when you leave: Abbr. : ETD
58. Brewery sight : VAT
59. Prefix with thermal : EXO

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