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17 Results for BOMBS

4 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, February 20, 20126AThings "bursting in air"Samuel A. Donaldson
Thursday, December 9, 201032DTurkeysByron Walden and Caleb Madison
Friday, April 25, 200820AZero-star moviesMike Nothnagel
Sunday, November 2, 19971AStrikes outNancy Nicholson Joline

13 results for BOMBS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, May 7, 199227DFizzles, big timeDorothy ElliottMaleska
Tuesday, August 16, 19885AFiascoesMary S. SnyderMaleska
Friday, July 13, 198446ABroadway flopsPageMaleska
Sunday, July 2, 19785A" . . . ___ bursting in air"Anne FoxMaleska
Friday, November 25, 19776AA and HWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, October 8, 197147AAtom and hydrogenUnknownWeng
Saturday, October 10, 197051DAerosol devicesUnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 29, 197029DFlop showsUnknownWeng
Saturday, September 28, 196828DAerosol dispensers.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 11, 195933DForerunners of missiles.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, August 24, 195854DFort McHenry projectiles, 1814.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, December 3, 1944114DEggs.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, May 17, 194288DRecent gifts to Japan.Louis JenkinsFarrar