XW Info

Monday, June 3, 2013
by John Lampkin
Mon 6/3/2013
CEDARZIONPHIL
AMOREIRAERONA
PIGINAPOKEEGGY
ELIEEONDASHES
SEETHRUOSOLE
TOOTATKEANU
JIHADSTOWYVES
USASOWSEARERE
DEMILIESOUNDS
DEFOECARHOP
ININKATTACHE
ASSISIGNUTAIL
RITZPORKBARREL
ALEEARALDEERE
BODSTOBESEWON
© 2013, The New York Times
1.Wood for a chest : CEDAR
6.Holy Land : ZION
10.TV's Dr. ___ : PHIL
14.Love, Italian-style : AMORE
15."Dies ___" (Latin hymn) : IRAE
16.Gossipy Barrett : RONA
17.Unseen purchase : PIGINAPOKE
19.Like custard and meringue : EGGY
20.Writer Wiesel : ELIE
21.Long, long time : EON
22.- - - : DASHES
24.Transparent, informally : SEETHRU
26."___ Mio" : OSOLE
27.Greet with a honk : TOOTAT
29.Reeves of "The Matrix" : KEANU
32.Holy wars : JIHADS
35.Drag behind, as a trailer : TOW
37.Designer Saint Laurent : YVES
38.Made in ___ (garment label) : USA
39.You can't make a silk purse out of it, they say : SOWSEAR
42.Before, poetically : ERE
43.Actress Moore of "Ghost" : DEMI
45.Tell a whopper : LIE
46.Buzz and bleep : SOUNDS
48.Daniel who wrote "Robinson Crusoe" : DEFOE
50.Drive-in server : CARHOP
52.How to sign a contract : ININK
54.Ambassador's helper : ATTACHE
58.Birthplace of St. Francis : ASSISI
60.African antelope : GNU
61.Part that wags : TAIL
62.Big name in crackers : RITZ
63.Like some wasteful government spending : PORKBARREL
66.Toward shelter, nautically : ALEE
67.Asia's diminished ___ Sea : ARAL
68.John ___ (tractor maker) : DEERE
69.Physiques : BODS
70.Words before and after "or not" : TOBE
71.Attach, as a button : SEWON
1.Bullfighters wave them : CAPES
2.Writer Zola : EMILE
3.Cowherd's stray : DOGIE
4.Short operatic song : ARIETTA
5.Stimpy's bud : REN
6.Like some detachable linings : ZIPOUT
7.What bodybuilders pump : IRON
8.Wood for a chest : OAK
9.Essentials : NEEDS
10."Blue Suede Shoes" singer : PRESLEY
11.Ecstatic state, informally : HOGHEAVEN
12."Bus Stop" playwright : INGE
13.Puts down, as tile : LAYS
18.Spray can : AEROSOL
23.Just fine : AOK
25.Mortar troughs : HODS
26.Great Plains tribe : OTOE
28.Floundering : ATSEA
30.Stereotypical techie : NERD
31.Applications : USES
32.Naomi or Wynonna of country music : JUDD
33."Got it!" : ISEE
34.Clumsy : HAMFISTED
36.Laundry basin : WASHTUB
40.Lighted part of a candle : WICK
41.Part of a plant or tooth : ROOT
44.Becomes charged, as the atmosphere : IONIZES
47.Stuck, with no way to get down : UPATREE
49.Sue Grafton's "___ for Evidence" : EIS
51.Really bug : RANKLE
53.Barely bite, as someone's heels : NIPAT
55.Rod who was a seven-time A.L. batting champ : CAREW
56.Prefix with -glyphics : HIERO
57."The ___ DeGeneres Show" : ELLEN
58.Many an Iraqi : ARAB
59.Corn Belt tower : SILO
60.Seize : GRAB
64.Spanish gold : ORO
65.What TV watchers often zap : ADS

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