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19 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, September 18, 201456APlaces where you can hear a pin drop?Joel Fagliano
Tuesday, July 12, 20112DBowling lanes (2)Bill Thompson
Friday, April 9, 201047DWhere semis aren't typically seenNed White
Tuesday, August 6, 20025DBack streetsEthan Cooper and Michael Shteyman
Friday, June 29, 200112DRoads less traveledHolden Baker
Monday, July 17, 200012DBowling spotsMitch Komro
Wednesday, April 19, 200044DMewsFrances Hansen
Wednesday, December 8, 199341ABowling lanes (2)Norma Steinberg

1 result for ALLEYS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 15, 2011cryptic8DNarrow passages in ships? No good! (6)Don Manley

10 results for ALLEYS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, November 1, 198942AThey may be blindNorma SteinbergMaleska
Monday, January 16, 198424ABowlers' surfacesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, October 7, 1979151AGasoline and ShubertReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Thursday, March 30, 197841AGasoline and Tin PanBette Sue CohenMaleska
Friday, April 2, 197633AWays, oftenStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Tuesday, September 30, 196944AAllen's and others.UnknownWeng
Friday, June 23, 196728APart of tennis courts.Louise EarnestFarrar
Friday, June 17, 19666DBowling lanes.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 23, 196545DSports places.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 15, 196052ANarrow passageways.UnknownFarrar