USA Today Crossword Answers - December 23, 2014

USA Today Crossword Answers - December 23, 2014

Clue

Answer

"B ___ boy"

ASIN

"Lady Sings the Blues" star

ROSS

"SOS!"

HELP

"The Miracle Worker" role

KELLER

"___ Wonderful Life"

ITSA

507, to Caesar

DVII

A foot wide?

EEE

Actor's minimum wage

SCALE

African coastal capital

ACCRA

Ancient Greek rostrum

BEMA

And others, for short

ETAL

Angelic rings

HALOS

Appear

SEEM

Arabian sultanate

OMAN

Arborist's concern

TREE

Beasts of burden

OXEN

Blood classification system

ABO

Boy Scout contingent

TROOP

Bucky Beaver product in old commercials

IPANATOOTHPASTE

Bus. degrees

DBAS

City near Lake Tahoe

RENO

Coral reef formation

ATOLL

Coup d'___

ETAT

Cut out the bloopers

EDIT

Didst reside

DWELT

Discontinue

CEASE

Drink named for a Scot

ROBROY

Drive bonkers

ANNOY

Effectively treat

HEAL

Emotionally distant

ALOOF

Entry permit

VISA

Finish a flight

LAND

Fire preceder?

AIM

First name in Polish politics

LECH

Former King of Norway

OLAV

Former surgeon gen

DRKOOP

Game with mallets

POLO

Give off

EMIT

Give the slip to

LOSE

Good Conduct, for one

MEDAL

Grab some chow?

DOGNAP

Hail Mary that isn't a pass

AVEMARIA

Has a breakdown

SNAPS

Hoarded valuables

TROVES

Hoops officials

REFS

It's said before supper

GRACE

Ivory Wayans of TV and film

KEENAN

Keen observer

NOTER

Like an old woman

ANILE

Little scurriers

ANTS

Lover of Daphnis

CHLOE

Make light of

PLAYDOWN

Mechanical learning routines

ROTES

Mickey Mouse's dog

PLUTO

Movie duo aided by a beaver

LADYANDTHETRAMP

Nasty

MEAN

Nearing the hour

TENOF

New Zealand parrots

KEAS

Part of the eye

IRIS

Penthouse feature

VIEW

Pistachios, e.g

NUTS

Plural ending

IES

Priest's leave

EXEAT

Ready to be harvested

RIPE

San ___ (Riviera resort)

REMO

Shoot-'em-up film

OATER

Sicilian erupter

ETNA

Turn into leather

TAN

TV character nicknamed "Beaver"

THEODORECLEAVER

Utmost, in degrees

NTH

Visitor to Siam

ANNA

Voting districts

WARDS

Winning

AHEAD

Wranglers alternatives

LEES

Yip of HGTV

VERN

___ fatale

FEMME