Crossword: Take a Hike

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Across

1 Must

7 Like most car radios: abbr.

11 Israeli weapon

14 Inspire with love

15 ___ California

16 Poe’s pendulum site

17 With “The” and 21 Across, owner of native grasslands south of Oregon, Ill.

18 Salad crunchies

20 Ave. crossers

21 See 17 Across

23 Charlie Chan comment

24 German article

25 Assert

28 Misery

31 Like some lemonade

35 Flu symptoms

38 Bovine youngster

41 Moo goo ___ pan

42 Calendar abbreviation

43 Name of grasslands in 17 Across

45 Fond-du-___, Wis.

46 Actress Lupino

47 Practice boxing

48 Use a key

50 Ped ___ (traffic sign)

52 Teachers’ org.

54 Swabs the deck

55 Tic-tac-toe winner

58 Something to be repaid

61 What to see on July 8 while hiking in 43 Across

66 Stir in

69 Reprimand

70 Consternation

72 Upper part

73 Wickedness

74 Fit for consumption

75 Major user of Rockford’s airport

76 Stick-built home?

77 Depended

Down

1 Egg layers

2 Med. school course

3 Large barrels

4 Ostrich relative down under

5 Flashlight, in England

6 Sandwich cookies

7 Educational basics

8 Colt’s mama

9 Coastal inlet in Norway

10 Reddish purple

11 Once ___ a time…

12 Component of brass

13 Teensy

19 Canvas sheet, for short

22 This instant

23 Exist

25 Attach securely

26 Aida composer

27 Bottled water brand

29 Yellowish pigment

30 ___ de cologne

32 Dome home

33 Civil rights org.

34 ___ the habit (quits)

36 MD helpers

37 Maple syrup source

39 Baton Rouge sch.

40 Aficionado

44 Food container

49 K-O string

51 Zeus and Athena

53 Pub order

56 Frequently

57 Vegetable oil source

59 Command

60 To the left or right

61 Ladies who supported Prohibition: abbr.

62 Restaurant chain with lots of syrup

63 Circuits on a race course

64 Medical suffix

65 Result of a lashing

66 Dextrous beginning

67 Carnegie or Evans

68 Used coloring

71 ___ vous plait

From the June 28-July 4, 2006, issue

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