Crossword July/August 2015

  • Across

    1. Make a cat sound
    4. Denominational offshoot
    8. Money involved
    12. Feel compassion
    14. Renaissance engraver
    15. Ready and willing’s partner
    16. Ed Sheeran hit
    19. Rotten
    20. Garden bed planters
    21. College-based military training
    24. Spider-Man creator Stan
    25. Big energy supplier
    29. Aura
    31. Alcatraz escape vehicle
    35. Yours
    37. Wanted-poster word
    39. Noted Warhol subject
    40. Ellie Goulding hit
    43. DiFranco with the 2008 album Red Letter Year
    44. Take potshots (at)
    45. Painter’s picture prop
    46. Jiffs
    48. Certain Celt
    49. Many lipstick colors
    50. Time piece?
    52. Bakery purchases
    55. Lots of property
    59. Small gate
    64. Rihanna, Kanye and Paul McCartney hit
    67. Notre Dame niche
    68. At no point
    69. Infatuated
    70. Rush
    71. Shot up
    72. As-instructions link

  • Down

    1. Floor protectors
    2. Mountain come-back
    3. Buzzing sound
    4. Fireball
    5. Unit of force
    6. CNBC interviewees
    7. Sweetheart
    8. Mobile sculptor Alexander
    9. Reed instrument
    10. Smear
    11. Turner and others
    13. Termination
    14. Singer with the album Life for Rent
    17. White wine aperitif
    18. Informal wear
    22. Sister of Clio
    23. Measuring instrument
    25. Old time GPS
    26. River of Lyon
    27. Kind of duty
    28. __-man show
    30. Probable
    32. Tickle
    33. Like some jeans
    34. Carpenter’s need
    36. Mama has a couple
    38. Look at for takeover
    41. Attractive
    42. Row
    47. Get angry
    51. D-Day participants
    53. Decorative pitcher
    54. “Attack!,” to Rover
    55. From a distance
    56. Deal with
    57. Trick
    58. For keeps
    60. Toothed wheel
    61. Crest of a hill
    62. Nose out
    63. Romanov V.I.P.
    65. First mate
    66. Put in stitches