XW Info

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
by Gary Cee
Wed 10/3/2012
TROTJADELAMPS
HANAOPERAFIRE
ENERGYBARPIXEL
RHAMESROADTEST
MACAOAERODUZ
ARTCLASSLEGUME
LDSNATSLEPER
HIGHTAIL
TAPEDISEEMTA
HURRAYMASSCARD
EDOMAILARRID
JUMPBALLEMERGE
EBOLATIMESSIGN
TOTESANILTEED
SNEAKIGGYSSRS
© 2012, The New York Times
1.Harness horse's gait : TROT
5.Light bluish green : JADE
9.Reading chair accompaniers : LAMPS
14.Tennis's Mandlikova : HANA
15.It's just under 8: Abbr. : OPER
16.Intensely passionate : AFIRE
17.Athlete's booster : ENERGYBAR
19.One of many on a monitor : PIXEL
20.Ving of Hollywood : RHAMES
21.Subject of a Car and Driver report : ROADTEST
23.It was transferred to China in 1999 : MACAO
24.Sleek, briefly : AERO
25.Detergent with a glass in every box, long ago : DUZ
26.Where to paint a model : ARTCLASS
28.Pea or peanut : LEGUME
31.Mormon church, for short : LDS
32.D.C. team since '05 : NATS
34.Kind of colony in "Papillon" : LEPER
35.With 37-Across, leave quickly ... or what both words in 17-, 21-, 26-, 49-, 56- and 61-Across could be? : HIGH
37.See 35-Across : TAIL
39.Not live : TAPED
42."Uh-huh" : ISEE
44.N.Y.C. commuters' inits. : MTA
47."Yippee!" : HURRAY
49.Catholic remembrance : MASSCARD
52.Tokyo, formerly : EDO
53.Word after e or G : MAIL
55.Mitchum rival : ARRID
56.Tipoff : JUMPBALL
59.See the light of day : EMERGE
60.Virus that arose in the Congo : EBOLA
61.x : TIMESSIGN
63.Bags with handles : TOTES
64.Indigo plant : ANIL
65.Ready to be driven, in golf : TEED
66.___ attack : SNEAK
67.___ Pop, 2010 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee : IGGY
68.Lat. and Lith., formerly : SSRS
1.Kind of blanket : THERMAL
2.Mounted a fierce campaign : RANHARD
3.Works without a break? : ONEACTS
4.Landing strip : TARMAC
5.Life's pleasures : JOYS
6.The 9-Down might put one out, briefly : APB
7.Salutation in an old-fashioned love letter : DEAREST
8.Foul-up : ERROR
9."Colors" org. : LAPD
10.Throw ___ : AFIT
11.Screwy in the head : MIXEDUP
12.Suppose : PRESUME
13.Fizzy water : SELTZER
18.Hydrologist's field: Abbr. : GEOL
22.IM pioneer : AOL
24.Japanese brew : ASAHI
27."Taking Woodstock" director Lee : ANG
29.Inventor Whitney : ELI
30.Bath ___ : GEL
33.Fantastic bargain : STEAL
35.The Doors' "Love ___ Madly" : HER
36.Mrs. Morgenstern on "Rhoda" : IDA
38.D.D.E. opponent : AES
39.Meadowlands team : THEJETS
40.Birders' magazine : AUDUBON
41.Plug : PROMOTE
43.Come up ___ : SMILING
44.Puts one and one together? : MARRIES
45.Set off : TRIGGER
46.The 1 and 2 in 1 + 2 = 3 : ADDENDS
48.Soprano Sumac : YMA
50.___ Club : SAMS
51.Peaks : CRESTS
54.___ Mountains (Asian range) : ALTAI
57.Heartfelt request : PLEA
58.Soak up some rays : BASK
59.Snakelike : EELY
62.Korean War fighter : MIG

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