USA Today Crossword Answers - October 4, 2014

USA Today Crossword Answers - October 4, 2014

Clue

Answer

"___ and Sensibility"

SENSE

Alphabet soup letter, e.g

NOODLE

Atkins of the Opry

CHET

Brownie pieces, sometimes

NUTS

Cartoon character with a helmet

HAGAR

Certain South American Indian

INCA

Cheerio morsel

OAT

Chose

OPTED

Co-star of Teri and Felicity

EVA

Coal carrier

BIN

Computer peripheral

LINEPRINTER

Dictator's first words?

INRE

Eventful times

ERAS

Female turkey

HEN

Fiery gemstone

OPAL

Former rival of Pan Am

TWA

French door component, perhaps

SASH

Gaits

CANTERS

Gangly one

STRINGBEAN

Gaping mouths

MAWS

Genealogical record

TREE

Gin maker Whitney

ELI

Gulf Coast bird

EGRET

Heavenward

ABOVE

Hong Kong housemaids

AMAHS

Inner turmoil

ANGST

Irene of "Fame"

CARA

Irritates

GALLS

It's a matter of pride

EGO

It's crossed in time?

TEE

James Dean's last film

GIANT

Joplin composition

RAG

Lacks durability

WEARS

Last name in fashion

DIOR

Least wild

TAMEST

Letter-writing guide

STENCIL

Like a fairy-tale wolf

BAD

Loose, as shoelaces

UNTIED

Made the fir fly?

HEWED

Match play?

ARSON

Mends, as socks

DARNS

Montana mining city

BUTTE

Mountain shelter

LODGE

Moves speedily

HURTLES

Muslim pilgrim's goal

MECCA

Nasty and then some

CRUEL

Nether digit

TOE

Not of the cloth

LAIC

Period of decline

EBBTIDE

Perry of fashion

ELLIS

Pick

CULL

Place to kick back

DEN

Places to overnight

INNS

Plants with showy flowers

DAHLIAS

Plays quoits

TOSSES

Pre-1917 Russian ruler

TSAR

Prestige

STATURE

Proceed without power

COAST

Prominent, as a feature

SALIENT

Quiet place?

SET

Reputed monster's loch

NESS

Robin's residence

NEST

Rotating piece of machinery

CAM

Schlep

TOTE

Silverback, e.g

GORILLA

Small fruit pie

TART

Source of some sugar

CANE

Stood up

AROSE

Subject that gives students lots of problems

MATH

They're far from the center

ENDS

Throw off

EMIT

Took on

ASSUMED

Tree with fluttering leaves

ASPEN

Trial or tribulation

WOE

Ullmann of "Cries and Whispers"

LIV

UPI, for one

WIRESERVICE

Venerable English institution

ETON

Well-worn

THREADBARE