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13 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

Sunday, January 18, 201514DMajority groupJoe Krozel
Thursday, October 16, 201466AR-rated movie attendeesJohn Farmer
Tuesday, March 27, 20128DThey're not kids anymoreTodd McClary
Monday, December 19, 201119DGrown-ups (2)Richard Chisholm
Sunday, May 9, 201083AChaperons, typicallyElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, May 9, 200647DFull-price payers (3)Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, October 9, 200553DMen and womenKyle Mahowald
Wednesday, October 1, 200346DFull-price payers (3)A. J. Santora
Friday, April 27, 20019ACertain ticket buyersMark Diehl
Wednesday, March 24, 199950DFull-price payers (3)Nancy Salomon
Sunday, July 6, 199710D"___ only"Robert H. Wolfe
Monday, June 23, 199734AGrown-ups (2)Shannon Burns
Wednesday, April 17, 199643A18-and-over crowdF. Heaney

17 results for ADULTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, September 19, 199317DThose of ageJohn M. SamsonTaub
Sunday, February 3, 199163AImagoesJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sunday, May 24, 198747AMinors' co-signersS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Friday, March 28, 198610DGrown-upsJudson G. TrentMaleska
Friday, September 21, 198417AMature onesUllmenMaleska
Sunday, August 7, 198369AMature onesGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Sunday, May 12, 1974109A"___ Only" (marquee sign)Stanley GlassWeng
Tuesday, April 11, 197244AGrownupsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 26, 197141DSeers of X-rated filmsUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 29, 1970122AVotersGladys V. MillerWeng
Monday, July 28, 19695DVoters.UnknownWeng
Thursday, September 19, 196847DGrown-ups.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 7, 196426APeople.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 20, 196346DResponsible people.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 12, 196138ACertain people.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 10, 196122DMen or women.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 21, 196144AMen.Roberta H. MorseFarrar