Crossword Puzzle Info

USA Today – May 3 2018

Published in USA Today Crossword. Tags: , , , , , , , .

Clues Answers
‘A Natural Man’ singer Lou RAWLS
‘___ next time!’ UNTIL
After a while LATERON
Arrow-shooting god EROS
Bagel choice ONION
Beverage with a cheese platter WINE
Black ___ (driving hazard) ICE
Blooms on a string LEI
Brief 16-Across SETTO
Change in a golf club catalog? DRIVEREDIT
Chime in with ADD
Color, in a way DYE
Combat between fleets SEAWAR
Cow on milk cartons ELSIE
Diamond thief? ROCKBANDIT
Dog days month AUGUST
Eligible for food stamps POOR
Empty-headed SILLY
Flared dresses ALINES
Free from, with ‘of’ RID
G-man’s resignation? FEDEXIT
Generous gift-giving LARGESSE
Heaven on earth EDEN
Hoppy brews ALES
Horror author whose 1986 novel inspired this puzzle’s theme STEPHENKING
It comes before a delivery LABOR
Longstocking of kid-lit PIPPI
Looked lecherously LEERED
Mahmoud Abbas’ grp PLO
Main point GIST
Mints containing Retsyn CERTS
Model’s asset POISE
Neckline shape VEE
Noisy squabble ROW
Note from a receiver of stolen goods? FENCEPOSTIT
Of the pre-Easter period LENTEN
Overly sentimental SAPPY
Pavarotti’s home city MODENA
Peevish mood SNIT
Clues Answers
Pepsi Center, e.g ARENA
Pitcher in a still-life EWER
Place for an Indy crew PIT
Plow team’s connector YOKE
Prefix with politics or physics GEO
Problem for Pauline PERIL
Pseudo-cultured ARTSY
Pyramids’ top points APEXES
Quick swim DIP
React to fear SHIVER
Scaredy-cat WIMP
See 18-Down OUT
Shearling’s yield FLEECE
Shoo-___ (certain winners) INS
Sign of aging WRINKLE
Singsong syllables LALA
St. ___ fire (weather phenomenon) ELMOS
Stately tree ELM
T.S. who wrote of cats ELIOT
Targets of campaign ads VOTERS
Tattoos, slangily INK
The Gay ’90s, e.g ERA
Third man in the ring, informally REF
Three-time foe of Frazier ALI
Thumbs-down verdicts NOS
Tiny hill builder ANT
Tipsy, and then some STEWED
Tonsorial quickies TRIMS
Tracks down LOCATES
Twists, as a wet towel WRINGS
Uber app display MAP
Used a fruit knife on PARED
What a 1-Down may count to TEN
White House nickname IKE
With 44-Down, prove successful PAN
Word that may follow you ARE
Wrapped up, as a movie INTHECAN
___ and wherefores WHYS
___ room (dartboard locale, perhaps) REC