New York Times Crossword Answers - October 29, 2014

New York Times Crossword Answers - October 29, 2014

Clue

Answer

Actress Ward  

SELA

Church bell location  

SPIRE

Shade at the swimming pool  

AQUA

Skating competition entry, maybe  

PAIR

Barkin of "The Big Easy"

ELLEN

Void  

NULL

Chilled appetizer or dessert  

FRUITSALAD

Actress Lollobrigida

GINA

Port of Algeria  

ORAN

Like one side of Mount Everest  

TIBETAN

State that borders Bangladesh  

ASSAM

Comic strip makeup

PANELS

Brand in a bowl

ALPO

Sponsorship: Var.  

EGIS

Illustrious  

FAMED

Baseball great Hodges  

GIL

Foot specialist?  

POET

Its capital is Pristina

KOSOVO

Geisha's sash  

OBI

Billboard listing

HITSONG

He's a real doll

KEN

Holy Communion, e.g.  

RITUAL

Very, in Vichy  

TRES

Temper

IRE

Grps.  

ASSNS

Part of a planet  

CORE

Pay (up)

ANTE

Ruin, as adogmight shoes  

CHEWUP

Stoners'purchases

BONGS

Reasons for some street closures  

PARADES

One being strung along?

BEAD

Dentist's instruction  

OPEN

Longtime Prego slogan ... with a hint to the answers to the five starred clues  

ITSINTHERE

Safe-deposit box item, maybe

DEED

Surface anew, in a way  

RESOD

Yellow sub?

OLEO

Payroll IDs  

SSNS

Bottom of thebarrel  

DREGS

Something to match  

WITS

Tanning lotion letters  

SPF

Canal zone?  

EAR

Actress Lucy  

LIU

Bachcomposition  

ARIOSO

Ingredient in much Asian cooking

SESAMEOIL

___ B

PLAN

Feeling fluish, say

ILL

Rodeo ropes

REATAS

Culminate with

ENDIN

Frank McCourt's "___ Ashes"

ANGELAS

Kick the habit, say

QUITSMOKING

Forearmbone

ULNA

Ex-Fed head Greenspan

ALAN

Part of a chorus line?

TRA

Obscures

BEFOGS

Excuses, excuses

ALIBIS

Feature of many a TV interview

SPLITSCREEN

Time to retire?

PITSTOP

Ancient market

AGORA

Follow

GET

Turns inside out

EVERTS

Gifted person?

DONEE

Gradually introduced, with "in"

PHASED

Leg strengtheners

KNEEBENDS

Canadian-born hockey great

ORR

Lets go of

UNHANDS

Big name at Little Bighorn

CUSTER

You said it!

ANDHOW

Remarkable, as a coincidence

WEIRD

Bran name?

OAT

Acacia features

PODS

Copiers

APES

Bookstore sect.

BIOG

Seattle-to-L.A. direction

SSE

Yalie

ELI

Part of AARP: Abbr.

RET

Canon camera

EOS