New York Times Crossword Answers - October 16, 2014

New York Times Crossword Answers - October 16, 2014

Clue

Answer

'David,' e.g

NUDE

'Days of Our Lives' town

SALEM

'Don't Eat the Yellow Snow' rocker

ZAPPA

'Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas' drug

LSD

'If Winter comes, can Spring be far behind?' poet

PERCYBYSSHELLEY

'L'Amore dei ___ Re' (Montemezzi opera)

TRE

'Land of the sun' native

UTE

'The Island of the Day Before' novelist

ECO

'Two-horned queen of the stars,' per Horace

LUNA

'Whose ___ was this?'

IDEA

Abundant supply

CORNUCOPIA

All-time scoring leader for the U.S. men's soccer team

LANDONOVAN

Bird bills

NEBS

Bolster

BUOYUP

Bonkers

MENTAL

Burrowing rodent

VOLE

Bustle

ADO

Cavalry mount

STEED

Certain homecoming attendee

ALUMNA

Chilled coffee drink

FRAPPE

City with a view of the White Cliffs of Dover

CALAIS

Collectively

INALL

Computer language named for Lord Byron's daughter

ADA

Convoluted

MESSY

Cream-filled chocolate treats

WHOOPIES

Deer John?

STAG

Defeat

LICK

Dish often served au jus

PRIMERIB

Earl of ___ a.k.a. Robert Devereux

ESSEX

Edomite patriarch

ESAU

Efron of 'Neighbors'

ZAC

Fall guy's partner?

EVE

Father of the American Cartoon

NAST

Fiver

ABE

Getaway

LAM

Goal of some industry lobbyists, for short

DEREG

Golden brown

TAWNY

Govt. mortgage insurer

FHA

Great ___

APE

Had followers

LED

He wears #1 in '42'

REESE

Hollywood force, in brief

LAPD

Home security devices, for short

CAMS

Hope for a nominee

AWARD

Inspiration for Johann Strauss II

DANUBE

Iraq war issue, for short

WMD

Maintained

UPHELD

Mark of dishonor

SCARLETTER

Official residence at the Vatican

PAPALACE

One taking an unscheduled flight?

AWOL

Opposite of baja

ALTA

Pacific Surfliner operator

AMTRAK

Penelope's pursuer in Looney Tunes toons

PEPE

Place for a saint's image, maybe

APSE

Point of contact in the automotive industry?

ANODE

Pond dweller

NEWT

Put ___ fight

UPA

R-rated movie attendees

ADULTS

Relative of e-

CYBER

Renewable option

SOLAR

Science advocate with a bow tie

NYE

Share

CUT

Sightseers?

EYES

Some haute couture designs

DIORS

Some Michelin Guide readers

EPICURES

Studies

DENS

The Ramblers of the N.C.A.A

LOYOLA

Tournament passes

BYES

Trumpet

BLARE

Ultimate rally-killer

TRIPLEPLAY

Villainous Luthor

LEX

Vitamin B3

NIACIN

Walker alternative

CANE

What three-letter words do in five answers in this puzzle

REPEAT

What you get for bringing someone home

RBI

___ d'Orcia (Tuscan region)

VAL

___ Reville, Hitchcock's wife and collaborator

ALMA

___ Trevelyan, Agent 006 in 'GoldenEye'

ALEC