New York Times, Thursday, September 14, 2006

Author: Karen M. Tracey
Editor: Will Shortz
Karen M. Tracey
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {Q} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 7 for Ms. Tracey. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Part of the head : JOWL
5. Slip : SKID
9. ___ Bay, Sunshine Skyway locale : TAMPA
14. Foreign friend : AMIE
15. Child's plea : CANI
16. Night hunter : ORION
17. Novelist ___ Mae Brown : RITA
18. Roughly : ORSO
19. "The Winslow Boy" screenwriter/director David : MAMET
20. See note : THRILLEDTOBITS
23. Nancy Drew's beau : NED
24. Zigs : VEERS
25. It may be sweet or hard : CIDER
28. River to the North Sea : WESER
29. Big inits. in bowling : AMF
32. Crucifix : ROOD
33. Whup : TAN
34. Shire dweller : HOBBIT
36. See note : ONTOPOFTHEWORLD
39. Like a bad night's sleep : FITFUL
40. Lemon or peach : HUE
41. Java neighbor : BALI
42. Scotland's Firth of ___ : TAY
43. Constraining : TIGHT
45. Blend : ADMIX
46. Actor Willem : DAFOE
47. Presidential nickname : ABE
48. See note : PLEASEDASPUNCH
54. Eponym of a physics lab near Chicago : FERMI
55. ___ Novello Award for songwriters : IVOR
56. ___ Oscar (entree) : VEAL
58. Villain : FIEND
59. Nix : VETO
60. Automaker Ferrari : ENZO
61. Café cup : TASSE
62. Shortly : ANON
63. A.A.A. options : RTES
1. Jolt : JAR
2. Leave off : OMIT
3. Beside : WITH
4. Heard about : LEARNEDOF
5. Shrew : SCOLD
6. Baedeker of the Baedeker travel guides : KARL
7. See note : INSEVENTHHEAVEN
8. Circuit components : DIODES
9. Optimist's focus : TOMORROW
10. Relatives of Moors : ARABS
11. Actress Rogers : MIMI
12. Meter reader? : POET
13. Ones heading for the hills? : ANTS
21. Comparative suffix : IER
22. Giggle : TEEHEE
25. Tenant farm, in Britain : CROFT
26. Aegean region : IONIA
27. A bit crazy : DOTTY
28. Auxiliary service member, once : WAF
29. Presidential middle name : ABRAM
30. Music's ___ Vanilli : MILLI
31. Army post near Mt. Holly, N.J. : FTDIX
33. "L'chaim," literally : TOLIFE
35. "Gilligan's Island" star : BOBDENVER
37. Table : PUTASIDE
38. QB's cry : HUT
44. Chocolate maker : GODIVA
45. "Aladdin" monkey : ABU
46. Curses : DAMNS
47. Aircraft parking spot : APRON
48. [Fizzle] : PFFT
49. Sci-fi princess : LEIA
50. Start of a Cockney toast : ERES
51. "And ___ bed" : SOTO
52. Small change : CENT
53. Skyline obscurer : HAZE
57. Acapulco article : LOS

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