THEME: LIFE UNDERGROUND


ACROSS


1. Baseball player’s sole feature


6. Bug repellant


9. Surfer’s stop


13. Wraparound house feature


14. “Back To The Future” actress


15. Hello in 50th state


16. Join forces


17. Banned insecticide


18. Reduce


19. *Mythological underground humanoids


21. *Rapid transit


23. King’s title, abbr.


24. Top of the Capitol


25. 1960s altered state inducer


28. Bone-dry


30. Lumberjack’s tool


35. At the apex


37. Accepted behavior


39. Samurai dagger


40. Of low density


41. Relish tastebuds’ sensation


43. Embarkation location


44. Laundry room appliance


46. Make someone angry


47. Unsubscriber’s focus


48. *Underground, adj.


50. Tarot card reader, e.g.


52. First responders’ acronym


53. Victoria Beckham, formerly


55. Chill, with “out”


57. *Animal house


60. *Cold storage


63. Body trunk


64. ____-Wan Kenobi


66. Packers QB


68. Russians, e.g.


69. Benatar or Boone, e.g.


70. *”The ____,” by “Notes from the Underground” author


71. Explore by touch


72. Infection of the eye


73. *Six feet under preceder?


DOWN


1. PC “brain”


2. Like a maxi skirt


3. Poetic name of Ireland


4. Cast member


5. Topic of discussion, pl.


6. One of auto pioneers


7. U.S. central bank


8. ____, Stinky and Stretch


9. Like Food movement


10. Home of the Hawkeyes


11. People in general


12. It’s got an outer, middle and inner


15. Even though


20. Not odds


22. One behind the plate


24. Ascetic Muslim monk


25. Hog fat, pl.


26. Rubberneck


27. Not Ionic or Corinthian


29. Lion’s warning


31. “Lights out” signal


32. Kind of wading bird


33. It included Mr. T


34. *Beneficial garden invertebrates


36. Jury colleague


38. *Contrary to popular belief, it’s not blind


42. “Superman” Christopher


45. Copies, for short


49. Likewise


51. Put down again, past tense


54. Same as swaps


56. Clearing in the woods


57. Cowboy’s necktie


58. Russia’s ____ Mountains


59. Please get back to me


60. *Where you’ll find 21 Across


61. Operatic solo


62. *Plant organ


63. Cough syrup amt.


65. *Cave flyer


67. Utmost degree