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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, December 14, 201490DSidestepped (2)Jim Peredo
Friday, April 19, 201342DLike some eyes and disastersNed White
Saturday, September 10, 201113DTurned awayDavid Quarfoot
Saturday, May 8, 20103DFended offMark Diehl
Friday, September 22, 200626ASidestepped (2)Sherry O. Blackard
Thursday, August 4, 19949DStaved offJim Page

1 result for AVERTED from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
August 8, 2010panda38DRte. Dave avoidedMel Taub

17 results for AVERTED from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, May 10, 1992116ATurned awayMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Sunday, March 25, 199015DWarded offBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, September 27, 198715DWarded offBert RosenfieldMaleska
Friday, January 11, 198530AWarded offBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Sunday, March 14, 198252AWarded offFletcher IngallsMaleska
Wednesday, April 5, 197841DWarded offAnn JenkinsMaleska
Tuesday, June 5, 197362AWarded offUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 29, 197222AStaved offJoseph LaFauciWeng
Saturday, June 17, 19723DPreventedUnknownWeng
Thursday, September 23, 197128AWarded offUnknownWeng
Thursday, May 7, 197031AWarded offUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 6, 196632DWarded off.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 24, 196565AWarded off.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, October 11, 1964114AForestalled.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, August 2, 196328APrevented.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 18, 196339DPrevented.Kay RichmanFarrar
Monday, March 5, 196241DTurned aside.Helen H. KamerlingFarrar