11 Shortz-era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of occurrences).
|Monday, September 5, 2011||1A||Necklace fasteners (2)||Patrick Merrell|
|Thursday, November 5, 2009||27A||Holds (2)||Patrick Blindauer|
|Monday, June 9, 2008||22D||Necklace fasteners (2)||Paula Gamache|
|Thursday, August 11, 2005||43D||Holds (2)||Michael Shteyman|
|Monday, October 13, 2003||24A||Holds, as a hand||Eric Berlin|
|Friday, November 15, 2002||43D||Parts of some envelopes||Brendan Emmett Quigley|
|Wednesday, October 11, 2000||46D||They may help obtain closure||Greg Staples|
|Sunday, July 4, 1999||34A||Items for those seeking closure||Greg Staples|
|Sunday, February 8, 1998||48A||Hugs||Manny Nosowsky|
|Wednesday, May 22, 1996||52A||Purse parts||R. Hughes|
|Sunday, January 30, 1994||83A||Bear hugs||Alex K. Justin|
1 result for CLASPS from Variety puzzles.
|March 30, 2003||cryptic||21D||Fastens together 150 snakes (6)||Peter Gordon|
6 results for CLASPS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.
|Monday, February 15, 1993||31A||Holding devices||Albert J. Klaus||Maleska|
|Sunday, January 25, 1987||47A||Fasteners||James and Phyllis Barrick||Maleska|
|Monday, November 4, 1985||43D||Fastens||Albert J. Klaus||Maleska|
|Friday, December 18, 1981||51A||Agraffes||Kathryn Righter||Maleska|
|Saturday, August 9, 1980||25A||Fastens||Jack L. Steinhardt||Maleska|
|Wednesday, December 12, 1979||27D||Jewelry items||Hugh McElroy||Maleska|