XW Info

This puzzle appeared on Saturday, March 2, 2013 in syndication. The original New York Times publication date is shown below.
Saturday, January 26, 2013
by Raymond C. Young
Sat 1/26/2013
© 2013, The New York Times
1.Rainbow event : GAYPARADE
10.Given orally, at law : PAROL
15.Maureen of "Tarzan the Ape Man" : OSULLIVAN
16.Russian princess who was Nicholas II's only niece : IRINA
17.One of a chain owned by Wyndham : RAMADAINN
18.Platte River natives : OTOES
19."Unfaithful" Oscar nominee : DIANELANE
20.See 26-Across : NIGHT
21."Come on down!" announcer : OLSON
22.Ode title opener : TOA
23.Receipt to redeem a credit : SCRIP
24.Place of imprisonment in book and film : ZENDA
26.With 20-Across, Conan's domain : LATE
27.Worried about, in slang : SWEATED
32.What repeats in solemn hymns but isn't in hymnals? : SILENTN
34.One who snaps : CENTER
35.First-ever : MAIDEN
36."Indeed, mate" : RIGHTOH
38.Shaking : QUIVERY
39.Pianist Gilels : EMIL
40.Prepare for a long drive : GASUP
42.Falls off : WANES
44.Maxwell rival : REO
45."The strain seemed doubly dear, / Yet ___ sweet": Wordsworth : SADAS
50.Butler who played Grace Kelly : BRETT
51.Setting for the swing set? : DANCEHALL
53.Thor's group : AESIR
54.She told Willy Wonka "Loompaland? There's no such place" : MRSTEEVEE
55.Signs of spring : CROCI
56.Clear thinker's asset : ALERTMIND
57.American tribe that lent its name to a state : KANSA
58.Non-profit concerns? : NETLOSSES
1.Monkey launched into space in 1958 : GORDO
2.Repeated cry from Mercutio in "Romeo and Juliet" : ASAIL
3.Arizona natives : YUMAS
4.City whose name is Spanish for "flat" : PLANO
5.Mayflower man : ALDEN
6.100 fils : RIAL
7.Winged it? : AVIATED
8.Activia maker : DANNON
9.Standard sudoku groupings, e.g. : ENNEADS
10.No-spin particles : PIONS
11.It includes the extradition clause : ARTICLEIV
12.It's between Laredo and Nuevo Laredo : RIOGRANDE
13.Performance with nearly perfect pitch? : ONEHITTER
14.What a broke person is down to : LASTPENNY
24.Feeling no physical attraction? : ZEROG
25.Prepare to fire into the sky : AIMUP
27.Kind of earring requiring twisting : SCREWBACK
28.1919-33, in German history : WEIMARERA
29.Pre-takeoff command : ENGINESON
30.One side in the Bay Bridge Series rivalry : ATHLETICS
31.Southeast Asian observance : TET
33.Medieval love poem : LAI
37.Mae West reputedly said this "is good to find" : HARDMAN
38.Military hut : QUONSET
41.Aspartame developer : SEARLE
43.Tiny groove : STRIA
45.Ensure : SEETO
46.Sounds that make frogs disappear? : AHEMS
47."Jezebel" star : DAVIS
48.Coeur d'___ : ALENE
49.They go down when it's cold : SLEDS
52.___-C : CTRL

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