THEME: WINTER FUN


ACROSS


1. *e.g. “A Winter’s Tale” by Mark Helprin


6. Bag in Paris


9. *Cold-weather lip trouble


13. Speak one’s mind


14. “What?”


15. What phoenix did


16. Used a lot in sports


17. ____ of Aquarius


18. Misrepresent


19. *Troika ride


21. *Has two eyes made of coal


23. Beluga yield


24. Found in a wall


25. Reggae precursor


28. Whiskey without water


30. Mother of Calcutta


35. What little kittens did with their mittens


37. Computer operating system


39. Ascetic holy Hindu


40. Hippocrates’ promise


41. Chemically induced waves, pl.


43. Good obtained illegally


44. Garment fold


46. Sandwich alternative


47. Northern freshwater fish


48. No, they don’t really crawl in one’s ear


50. Substance abuser


52. Neither


53. Type of tide


55. Jamie ____ Curtis


57. *Popular cold weather fabric


61. *Desired winter destination, pl.


64. Don McLean: “Drove my chevy to the ____”


65. *Elf on the Shelf, e.g.


67. *Remove its furniture in winter?


69. Like a Harvard building?


70. Call to Bo-peep


71. Painter Degas


72. Mrs. Lincoln’s maiden name


73. Weary traveler’s destination


74. Lofty homes


DOWN


1. Us, in Mexico


2. Prefers


3. Tiny bottle


4. “C’mon in!”


5. Wound


6. Persian king


7. Precedes Sep.


8. Maiden’s “hope” storage


9. Captain’s team


10. Islet in a river


11. Half-way around the world


12. Part of a hammer


15. Residences


20. “Faster!” to a horse


22. *Roast a chest____ over an open fire


24. Cavalryman’s foot holder


25. #61 Across, sing.


26. Bear Down Under


27. In the Asteraceae family


29. Again


31. Wood file


32. Buzz Aldrin’s first name


33. Plumed military headdress


34. *Ice Angler’s drill


36. *Warm winter day occurrence


38. *Winter Holiday, for short


42. Abracadabra, e.g.


45. Preserved in a can


49. “Fancy that!”


51. Go back into business


54. Cover story


56. Horace’s poem


57. Dart


58. Prefix in levorotary


59. Like a zealous fan


60. Pauper’s permanent state


61. Bridge


62. Units of work


63. Cut and run


66. *Gingerbread creation


68. 60 mins., pl.