L.A. Times Daily - Mar 30, 2013

Clues Answers
A, to Morse DOTDASH
Act TAKESTEPS
Actress Rowlands GENA
Amazed WOWED
Ambergris source SPERMWHALE
Ancient Mexican TOLTEC
Approaching the hour AQUARTERTO
Bar mitzvah staple HORA
Birds with colorful mates PEAHENS
Bond first bought by FDR in 1941 SERIESE
Bound, in a way CHAINED
British side MASH
Cat's assent YEAHMAN
Caused by weathering EROSIONAL
Caved GAVEIN
Clemson player TIGER
Dash letters RPM
Dramatist Chekhov ANTON
Dress with a flare ALINE
E-file org IRS
Events PHENOMENA
Fan sound RAH
Fertile Crescent area NEAREAST
Film dog's first name? RIN
Film in which Marv says, "He's only a kid, Harry. We can take him." HOMEALONE
Formerly NEE
Frat vowel ETA
Gambit STRATAGEM
Heavenly approach? STAIRWAY
Hydrocarbon endings ENES
Instigator of '70s-'80s wars BURGERKING
Its goal is to include "all words in all languages" WIKTIONARY
Kinte in "Roots" KUNTA
LAX datum ARR
Clues Answers
Liszt's "Harmonies du __" SOIR
Little break NAP
Mid-second-century date CLII
More palatable TASTIER
Musical name that means "Love God" AMADEUS
NASDAQ predecessor OTC
Octa- plus one ENNEA
Open living rooms LANAIS
Ottawa-based enforcement gp RCMP
PBS benefactor NEA
Pinup highlight GAM
Record holder SLEEVE
Relatives of penny dreadfuls DIMENOVELS
Resigning words IQUIT
Retreats RUNSSCARED
Ron Reagan's first secretary of state ALHAIG
Schools overseas ECOLES
Sign of a bad waiter IMPATIENCE
Singing cowboy's refrain YODEL
Spartan toiler HELOT
Sport for heavyweights SUMO
Subsequently SINCE
Take over COMMANDEER
Texting nicety THX
The Panthers of the Big East PITT
They may be found in board examinations WARPS
They usually involve turns: Abbr RTES
Tim of "WKRP in Cincinnati" REID
Turnoffs EXITLANES
Unlike crews VNECKED
Walker of the 1960s 76ers CHET
Wiped out, with "in" DONE
Without restraint AMOK
__ yard CUBIC