LA Times Crossword Answers Sunday June 28th 2015

 

LA Times Crossword Answers Sunday June 28th 2015

ACROSS

1 Dashboard stat MPH
4 Camden’s river DELAWARE
12 “Stranger in a Strange Land” author: inits. RAH
15 Calla lily’s plant family ARUM
19 Treasure of the Sierra Madre ORO
20 1971 Heston film, with “The” OMEGAMAN
21 President pickers ELECTORS
23 Author’s favorite singing group? DEFOE SEASONS
25 Getting wider DILATING
26 Glowing coal EMBER
27 Fruit drink brand HIC
28 Nahuatl speaker AZTEC
29 Animal fat LARD
30 Terrific review RAVE
33 “I’ll catch up after I rest a bit,” to an author? HUGOON AHEAD
39 Nabokov novel ADA
40 Smallish battery AA CELL
42 Rand’s dad RON
43 Oklahoma native SOONER
44 Takes certain court action, to an author? SEUSS FOR DAMAGES
48 Scott of “Charles in Charge” BAIO
49 “Swan Lake” attire TUTUS
50 ___ Kan (dog food brand) KAL
51 Fresh from the pool WET
54 Bill’s partner COO
55 Central church area NAVE
58 Sat, waiting for a click POSED
60 Overact, author-style? HAMMETTUP
63 Start of Steely Dan’s “Dirty Work” chorus IMAFOOL
66 Tin that inspired the Frisbee PIE PAN
68 Scratch MAR
69 With 78 Across, author’s favorite line from a classic Southern song? LE CARRE LE CARRE LE CARRE
75 Long, Peeples or Vardalos NIA
76 Simple to prepare, as a meal ONE POT
77 Part of PETA ETHICAL
78 See 69 Across DIXIE LAND
82 “Hey, your show started!” ITS ON
84 Armored vehicle TANK
85 Sphere ORB
86 Cause of a flashback, perhaps LSD
87 Corrida cry OLE
88 Chiming-in comment US TOO
91 There’s no “I” in it TEAM
93 Proposal from an author? VONNE GUT MARRIED
100 Intertwine ENLACE
103 ___ room REC
104 Marx collaborator ENGELS
105 Him, to Henri LUI
106 With 119 Across, author’s favorite song from the ’60s? DELILLO LADY
109 Zip; nada NONE
110 Gear teeth COGS
111 Riverbank frolicker OTTER
112 Palindromic constellation ARA
114 Set up shop elsewhere MOVED
115 Clown College city, south of Tampa SARASOTA
119 See 106 Across FROM PASADENA
123 Famed Argentine EVA PERON
124 Pretend to be something you’re not LIVE A LIE
125 Junior’s junior III
126 Lightbulb unit WATT
127 Old spy org. OSS
128 They’ve been around the block a few times USED CARS
129 Author of “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” TAN

DOWN

1 Early autos MODELAS
2 Put together earlier PREMADE
3 German-style bistro HOFBRAU
4 Busy one DOER
5 Dash sizes EMS
6 “Go Set a Watchman” author LEE
7 Turkish official AGA
8 Took place WAS HELD
9 Mine, to Mimi AMOI
10 Dressing choice RANCH
11 Dash sizes ENS
12 No-parking area RED ZONE
13 O’Connor’s successor ALITO
14 Mount St. ___ HELENS
15 Try: abbr. ATT
16 Versailles resident ROI
17 It may fill a niche URN
18 Chow mein additive MSG
22 Chocolate bean CACAO
24 Massive ref. OED
28 Excited AGOG
30 Huck’s ride RAFT
31 Two A COUPLE
32 Left-hand page VERSO
34 Russian river URAL
35 Fireplace shelf HOB
36 Pass, as a law ENACT
37 Alphabet quintet AEIOU
38 Wilt DROOP
40 Tempe sch. ASU
41 Fishermen cut holes in it LAKE ICE
45 Cover girl Gwen STEFANI
46 Got rich MADE A PILE
47 Guy in a pers. ad SWM
52 Actor M. ___ Walsh EMMET
53 Show how TEACH
55 Zip; nada NIL
56 ___ Zion Church AME
57 Floor cleaner, briefly VAC
59 Blow, as dough SPEND
60 Male deer HARTS
61 Ending for meth ANE
62 Quisling TRAITOR
64 Bay window ORIEL
65 Some exams ORALS
67 Mentor’s charge PROTEGE
70 Actor Chaney LON
71 Photogs LENSMEN
72 Color TV pioneer RCA
73 Took off RAN
74 Utah’s state animal ELK
78 Lavished attention (on) DOTED
79 Woman’s name meaning “peace” IRENE
80 Popular variation of a game in which players shoot each other with paint-pellet guns X BALL
81 Tom Swifty wd. ADV
83 Expenditures OUT GO
87 One way to store data ONCD
89 Poe work TALE
90 Surgery sites, briefly ORS
92 Half a cocktail MAI
94 Joan, the Maid of ___ ORLEANS
95 Not too far off NEAR
96 Anonymous UNNAMED
97 “Fantastic!” I LOVE IT
98 Flutist Zukerman EUGENIA
99 Contempt DISDAIN
101 Not too far off CLOSE
102 Corrida co-star EL TORO
107 Kruger and Klemperer OTTOS
108 Toyota subcompact that anagrams into a country YARIS
110 Grand Banks catch COD
113 Wander ROVE
114 Fannie ___ (some securities) MAES
115 Follow a pattern, maybe SEW
116 Actress Gardner AVA
117 Chinese calendar critter RAT
118 Fitting APT
119 Word after blue or bird FLU
120 Campaign season org. PAC
121 The Yellowhammer St. ALA
122 ___ Arthur Conan Doyle SIR