XW Info

Tuesday, June 11, 2013
by Pete Muller
Tue 6/11/2013
ACCTECHOLAPIS
NOLALRONEVENT
DRUGABUSETERSE
RENAMEEDAMDIE
EAGLELAGBEHIND
OBIEERGOT
PUBGAMESIONIZE
EVASKIEDOED
WARMTOBIGBANDS
BLURBNEAT
CRABGRASSATARI
YERBYTEZEALOT
CAIROMIXEDBAGS
LIANAAKINONEO
ERNSTNONOYARN
© 2013, The New York Times
1.It has a balance: Abbr. : ACCT
5.Reverberation : ECHO
9.___ lazuli : LAPIS
14.Superdome locale, informally : NOLA
15.___ Hubbard, Scientology founder : LRON
16.Party or parade : EVENT
17.Reason for rehab : DRUGABUSE
19.Hardly rambling : TERSE
20.Give a new title : RENAME
21.Cheese with red wrapping : EDAM
23.Six-sided randomizer : DIE
24.Two under par : EAGLE
25.Trail : LAGBEHIND
27.New York theater award : OBIE
29.Plant fungus : ERGOT
30.Darts and snooker : PUBGAMES
34.Separate into charged particles : IONIZE
37.Braun who married Hitler : EVA
38.Took to the slopes : SKIED
40.Ref. work that took 70 years to complete : OED
41.Grow fond of : WARMTO
44.Sinatra backers, sometimes : BIGBANDS
47.Judgment on a book's cover? : BLURB
49."Super!" : NEAT
50.Groundskeeper's bane : CRABGRASS
53.Pong purveyor : ATARI
57."___ out!" (ump's cry) : YER
58.One-billionth of a gig : BYTE
59.Wild-eyed sort : ZEALOT
60.World capital whose name means "victorious" : CAIRO
62.Assortments ... or what you'll find in 17-, 25-, 30-, 44- and 50-Across? : MIXEDBAGS
64.Forest vine : LIANA
65.Similar : AKIN
66.Cat or clock preceder : ONEO
67.Young's partner in accounting : ERNST
68.Something to avoid : NONO
69.Story that can't completely be believed : YARN
1.Tennis's Agassi : ANDRE
2.Jazz's Chick : COREA
3.Adhered (to) : CLUNG
4.Philippine tongue : TAGALOG
5.Czech Republic river : ELBE
6.Grand ___ (vineyard designation) : CRU
7.First book of the 12 Minor Prophets : HOSEA
8.Antsy : ONEDGE
9.Prisoner's plaint : LETMEGO
10.N.Y.C.'s Columbus ___ : AVE
11.Hell : PERDITION
12.Living ___ : INSIN
13.Fiery horse : STEED
18.Organism that splits : AMEBA
22.Condense : ABRIDGE
25.Onion relative used in soups : LEEK
26.Babydoll : HON
28.1960 #1 Brenda Lee hit : IMSORRY
30.Place to congregate? : PEW
31.Thos. Jefferson founded it : UVA
32.Conan, for one : BARBARIAN
33.Close relation, informally : SIB
35.Final section of the 40-Across : ZED
36.Actors Harris and Helms : EDS
39.___, zwei, drei ... : EINS
42.World Series org. : MLB
43.Maritime rescuer : TUGBOAT
45.Bleated : BAAED
46."Good going!" : ATTABOY
48.Repeated role for Christian Bale : BATMAN
50.Rinse or spin : CYCLE
51.Show once more : REAIR
52.Watch with the old slogan "Modern Masters of Time" : SEIKO
54.Singer/songwriter Davis : ALANA
55."Got it," in radio lingo : ROGER
56."Challenge accepted!" : ITSON
59.Paradoxical Greek : ZENO
61.Some pulse takers, for short : RNS
63.Mark, as a ballot : XIN

© 2014, Jim Horne