March 24 2016 - USA Today Crossword Answers

March 24 2016 - USA Today Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
"1812 Overture" sound effectCANNON
"Lohengrin" heroineELSA
"Lord of the Rings" beastORC
"Pronto!" on a memoASAP
"The Good Earth" heroineOLAN
"What ___ is new?"ELSE
4/1 cryAPRILFOOL
Abba who wrote "My People"EBAN
Additive-free fareNATURALFOOD
Anthem starterOSAY
Baptism or brisRITE
Bearded SmurfPAPA
Bow-toting godEROS
Breads served with hummusPITAS
Cardboard shipping tube, e.gMAILER
Chemical in DranoLYE
Clearasil targetACNE
Corporate headquarters, sayNERVECENTER
Count ___ (Jim Carrey role)OLAF
Crooner PerryCOMO
Exorcism performerPRIEST
Fashion monthlyELLE
Feed the kittyANTE
Glazier's unitPANE
Go ___ (lose it)APE
Grand Ole ___OPRY
Greedy one's cryMINE
Hannibal the CannibalLECTER
Has ___ (is connected)ANIN
Have a bugAIL
Hosiery hueTAUPE
In the heart ofAMID
Investments for later yrsIRAS
Jib or spankerSAIL
Jury member, in theoryPEER
Krupp Works cityESSEN
Lay bricks, maybePAVE
Leave offOMIT
Like beef jerkyDRIED
Like many college wallsIVIED
Mafia bossesDONS
Med lead-inPRE
Meet partEVENT
Minor leaguer, informallyFARMHAND
Mudville ___ (Casey's team)NINE
Nobel Peace Prize cityOSLO
Noun modifier (Abbr.)ADJ
Operated a loomSPUN
Orchestra sectionREEDS
Pancakes orderSTACK
Passed with flying colorsACED
Played like PanPIPED
Prefix with frostPERMA
Prospector's stakeCLAIM
Punxsutawney predictorPHIL
Quixote's creatorCERVANTES
Reason for a raiseMERIT
Rehab clientUSER
Rodeo ropeRIATA
Sad movieTEARJERKER
Sharkey's sitcom rankCPO
Shop steward's groupUNION
Signs to heedOMENS
Slippery sortEEL
Snuffy Smith, to JughaidUNK
Social standingSTATUS
Something worth working hard forNOBLECAUSE
State with confidenceAVER
Strategic movesPLOYS
Surfaced, as a roadTARRED
Ten-year periodsDECENNIA
The Dead Sea, reallyLAKE
Use a surgical beamLASE
Works of SapphoODES
Writer UmbertoECO
Zap with a stun gunTASE
___ bucoOSSO
___-G suitANTI