ACROSS

1. Braid

6. Midler or Davis

11. Attics

16. Occupy the throne

21. Solitary

22. Mall for Plato

23. Barbecuer’s garb

24. Golden —

25. Winter wear

26. Earmark

27. “Peachy-keen!”

28. Rule

29. Check fig.

30. High flyers

32. Bound by oath

34. Spider’s creation

36. Annapolis grad

37. Volvo rival

39. Hits the hammock

41. Cry of woe

43. Like rising bread

45. Kuwaiti leaders

47. Cabs

49. Alkali opposites

51. Full of fat

53. Natural fabric

54. Baha’i origin

55. Advantage

59. Spot

60. Gets healthy again

61. Ringing sounds

63. Percent ending

64. Pet owner’s buy

65. Ashcroft or Lee

66. Sets a trap

67. State Farm competitor

69. Not Dem. or Rep.

70. Horus’ father

72. Kelp

73. Kind of cracker

74. Discreet summons

76. Roman foe

77. Unchained

78. Ramble

79. Rock tumbler stone

81. Petitions

82. Bolt for an I-beam

83. Without wasted words

86. Weather system

87. Mr. Letterman

88. Embraced

92. Very happy

93. Coronet

94. Outback manufacturer

96. — kwon do

97. “The Pink Panther” actor

98. Food from heaven

99. Rathskeller mug

100. Spaghetti topping

102. Byron work

103. Heavy hooded jacket

105. Is willing to

106. More embarrassed

107. Vegas alternative

109. Worse than bad

110. Glues together

111. Prepared baby food

112. Main

114. Welsh dog

115. Invigorating

116. Shabby

119. Wild

121. Hamburger extra

123. Fez wearer of yore

127. Id companion

128. “Murder, — Wrote”

130. “Rigoletto” composer

132. Uneasy

134. Mauna —

135. Grads

137. Feel anxiety

139. Rust or lime

141. — -craftsy

143. Media biggie

144. From Oslo

145. Many spouses

146. Callas or Montessori

147. Garbo or Bergman

148. Took steps

149. Circumvent

150. Ritzy

DOWN

1. Mamas’ bandmates

2. Alpaca kin

3. Major artery

4. Sign a contract

5. Wood for furniture

6. Dry cell

7. Way out

8. Light breakfast

9. — -Star Pictures

10. Diner sign

11. Skin softener

12. La Scala productions

13. Euro casualty

14. Little one

15. Kind of leopard

16. Hijacked

17. English cathedral town

18. Runs in neutral

19. Mammoth

20. Informative

31. — wolfhound

33. Floor polishes

35. Watching

38. Purple vegetables

40. Itches

42. Kind of chop

44. Rattlesnake kin

46. Strong silent type?

48. Griffith or Gibb

50. Soup containers

51. Hollows

52. Freeways

53. Authentic

54. Work by Homer

56. Supple

57. Arm bones

58. Mineral strata

59. Short-lived deviation

60. Country music’s — Haggard

61. Canary abodes

62. Bilko’s nickname

65. Devoutness

66. Meadow sound

68. Mars neighbor

71. Bring to a boil

72. Rodeo venue

73. Donor

75. Try a bite

77. Goddess of flowers

78. Sofa

80. Ms. Davis of films

81. Shenanigan

82. Frenzied

83. Male vocalist

84. Miss a syllable

85. Poe’s night visitor

86. Student’s worry

87. Oater shoot-outs

89. Chopin opus

90. Tied

91. Forest ruminant

93. Import tax

94. Rehearsal spot

95. Software buyers

98. Incite

99. Nightclub number

101. Skillful

104. Horse sound

105. Globe

106. Bankrupts

108. Harvest moon mo.

110. Got on the plane

111. Complain

113. Headache

114. Trouser feature

115. Hearth residue

116. Widens a hole

117. Radiant

118. Chisel

120. Turn inside out

122. Gullible

124. Violet lead-in

125. Gymnast’s stickum

126. Sealskin canoe

129. Ferber or Best

131. Hawkeye state

133. Sweet potatoes

136. Malicious gossip

138. Sinbad’s transport

140. Centurion’s 14

142. Windy and cold

Answers on Page 11B