CROSSWORD

"SE­CRET STUFF"

PuzzleLux - - News - BY FRED PISCOP

ACROSS

1 In the thick of 5 Least con­vinc­ing, as ex­cuses go 11 U.K. news source 14 Hang in there 15 Key­note giver, e.g. 16 Lyri­cist Gersh­win 17 Opera house seat­ing sec­tion 19 Catch some Z's 20 Tree feller 21 Amon­til­lado holder 22 Pile up 24 Say "yea," say 25 Goes by auto 27 Re­tailer's in­cen­tive 30 Con­temptibly small, as a tip 31 Epps of "House" 32 Re­fine, as 38-Across 34 Hiero­glyph­ics snakes 37 The voice of the iPhone 38 Source of iron 39 Pe­riod, in a telegram 40 ____ mater 41 Fre­quent fliers col­lect them 43 Hav­ing all one's mar­bles 44 As a pre­cau­tion 46 Looked las­civ­i­ously 48 For no profit 49 Some pret­zel shapes 50 One tak­ing a 19-Across 51 Win­ter Games ve­hi­cle 52 Comics bark 55 Rap pro­ducer ___ Gotti 56 Head of a local sales

force, per­haps 60 Hel­lenic H 61 On­tario city 62 Cheese in hors d'oeu­vres 63 "Well, lah-di-___!" 64 Passover feasts 65 Se­cret stuff (and a fol­lower of the first parts of 17and 56-Across and 11and 29-Down)

DOWN

1 Alan of "The Avi­a­tor" 2 Brothers in "An­i­mal Crack­ers" 3 "It's clear now" 4 Wino's af­flic­tion, for short 5 Tracks down 6 Crop up 7 For­mer Ger­man cur­rency 8 Catchall abbr. 9 Costa del ___ (Span­ish re­sort area) 10 Re­wards for dogs 11 Sir­ius, e.g. 12 Trum­pets and trom­bones 13 Tams, e.g. 18 Tam wearer 23 Sym­bol of slow­ness 24 De­vi­a­tion, as from a build­ing code 25 Free-for-all 26 Muesli morsel 27 Parks of civil rights 28 Dis­ney's boy de­tec­tive 29 Thir­teen-year-old's rite of pas­sage 30 Hag­gard who sang

"Okie from Musko­gee" 33 Like a tow­elette 35 Dixie bread 36 Floored it 41 Some English degs. 42 "Just do it" and "Just say no" 45 Reef builders 47 Scene of a bi­b­li­cal fall 48 Line from the left ven­tri­cle 49 Grapevine tid­bit 50 Went ka­put 51 Fill with cargo 52 Pre­fix mean­ing "soil" 53 Tara of "Shark­nado" 54 On the house 57 ___ v. Wade 58 Ei­ther of two el­i­gi­ble re­ceivers 59 Easy as ___

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