Crossword: Demoted

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Across

1 Either end of a crescent

5 Canceled

10 Egytian cobras

14 Zone

15 Spacious

16 Log-splitting hammer

17 “By the time ___ to Phoenix…”

18 Jordan’s capital

19 Fish & chips and a cup ___: contraction

20 Trident carrier

22 Quicksilver

24 Bloomington-Normal sch.

25 Rich dessert

26 Revolutionary Guevara

29 Golden Girl Getty

34 Neither’s partner

35 Manhattan Project creations

37 Melodic

39 Put-down

40 Last of nine, once

41 Panorama

45 Former Islamic leader

47 Ground

48 “Born in the ___”

51 Marina visitors

53 ___ Paulo

54 Actor Nick

56 Off-roader

58 Mozart’s last symphony

61 Stingy

65 ComEd, e.g.

66 Pieces of classical Indian music

68 Storm warning org.

69 Propel

70 Headgear for a bishop

71 Defunct Asian nation: abbr.

72 Genealogy chart

73 Throw for ___ (negative yardage)

74 It might be sesame or poppy

Down

1 Superman portrayer Dean

2 Egg on

3 Ooze

4 Singer LaBelle

5 Child of Gaea, in Greek myth

6 Iditarod terminus

7 ___ Perignon

8 Islamic leader

9 Unit of force

10 Part of BP, now

11 Vue maker

12 ___ Rico

13 Buffy, vis-a-vis vampires

21 Exploits

23 Numbered hwys.

26 WIFR network

27 Darlin’

28 Ostrich relative

30 Actress Shire

31 Break out

32 Supple

33 Where to go, in London?

36 What to see on the telly

38 A Gabor

40 Intifada grp.

42 1040 agcy.

43 Pilot’s best guess: abbr.

44 Which person

46 Aid, criminally

47 Approximations: abbr.

48 Discriminatory

49 Supreme Court Justice David ___

50 E. State and ___ (busy intersection)

52 Brings up

55 Spanish diacritical mark

57 ___ de Milo

59 Ms. Bombeck

60 Train track

61 Damages

62 Hybrid tea, for example

63 Cut, using intense light

64 Place for a swing set

67 Classic Pontiac

From the Sept. 27-Oct.3, 2006, issue

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