NEW YORK TIMES CROSSWORD PUZZLE

Honolulu Star-Advertiser - - DETOURS - By Bruce Haight

ACROSS

1 Loud com­mo­tion 4 Yeshiva leader

9 Films on a grand scale

14 Year, in Spain

15 If a > b and b > c, then a > c, e.g.

16 Kind of lily 17 Win­ter sol­stice mo.

18 Low­est point for Amer­i­cans? 20 Crow

22 Like ny­lon stock­ings

23 Audi ri­val

24 Like the ar­chi­tec­ture of many cathe­drals 27 Vis­i­bly blush­ing 29 Amer­i­can-made sports car with a V-10 en­gine 32 Plains Indian 33 Posted an­nounce­ment at a the­ater en­trance

34 An­dean cap­i­tal 35 South­ern­most of the Ivies

36 Bass, e.g. 40 Stor­age tower 43 Mount that has an in­sur­ance com­pany named af­ter it 44 Com­mo­tion 47 Solvers’ cries 48 Film char­ac­ter who says “Give yourself to the dark side” 51 Poll worker’s re­quest

53 From the be­gin­ning: Lat. 54 Pre­fix with cen­ter

55 Nosy sort

58 ___ room (post­de­bate area)

59 Pro­to­type, maybe

63 Item in Santa’s bag

64 Ex­haust

65 Dim with tears 66 Close­mouthed 67 Blog en­tries 68 More or less, in­for­mally

69 Let­ter be­fore tee

DOWN

1 Some schlumpy male physiques 2 Mis­tak­enly 3 “Sorry, Char­lie!” 4 Wicked cool 5 Dis­miss abruptly 6 Fa­voritism

7 Not just one or the other 8 Ar­river’s cry 9 On­line greet­ing 10 Bud

11 “O.K., tell me more”

12 The Tigers of the A.C.C.

13 Pourer’s in­struc­tion

19 Zig or zag

21 [This tastes aw­ful!]

25 Pre­fix with com­mute 26 ___ Wil­cox, daugh­ter in E. M. Forster’s “Howards End” 28 Amaz­ing, in slang 30 Rap­scal­lion 31 Road worker

36 Rx de­tail

37 Mel who was the first N.L.’er to hit 500 home runs

38 How many TV shows are shown nowa­days

39 Give in

40 Put some money away

41 “Fingers crossed!”

42 SoCal daily

44 Sign on a real or vir­tual pet 45 Tricky … or a tricky de­scrip­tion of 18-, 29-, 36-, 48- and 59-Across 46 Words and phrases that sound ap­prox­i­mately alike, like “ice scream” and “I scream”

48 Eat stylishly 49 Cute, in mod­ern slang

50 Re­ply to a ques. 52 Replies to an in­vi­ta­tion

56 ___ Ac­cords (1990s peace agree­ments) 57 Com­mon fish­ing spot

60 Openly gay

61 ___ bran

62 Org. that sticks to its guns?

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