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170 Results for CLUE

58 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Friday, July 17, 201547DFingerprint, perhaps (2)Paolo Pasco
Friday, August 1, 201433AFootprint, maybe (2)Ashton Anderson and James Mulhern
Sunday, December 15, 201324AIt has nine roomsJeff Chen
Wednesday, March 13, 20137DMiss Scarlet's gameJoe DiPietro
Sunday, September 16, 201232AGame played with a ropeDavid Steinberg and Barry Haldiman
Sunday, June 10, 2012118ALipstick print, maybeXan Vongsathorn
Friday, March 23, 201245ASolving aidSteven Riley
Friday, February 3, 201253DFootprint or fingerprint, sayJoel Kaplow
Tuesday, September 13, 20115AA ditz hasn't onePatrick McIntyre
Saturday, June 4, 201144ALead (4)Frederick J. Healy
Monday, January 31, 201124DColonel Mustard's game (2)Andrea Carla Michaels
Friday, August 21, 200946DMystery novel elementPatrick Berry
Thursday, August 6, 200955DObject under a magnifying glass, maybeDan Naddor
Thursday, May 21, 200910AWhat a loose thread might bePatrick Blindauer
Monday, March 30, 200956DWord in many a Nancy Drew title (2)Andrea Carla Michaels
Wednesday, February 11, 200931DWhat a private eye may eyeRichard Silvestri
Tuesday, December 9, 200851DGame associated with the starts of 17-, 23-, 32-, 40-, 47- and 54-AcrossC. W. Stewart
Monday, December 1, 200832DGame with Colonel Mustard and Mrs. PeacockEric J. Platt
Saturday, November 15, 200854DInvestigation aidKaren M. Tracey
Monday, April 7, 200827DHint (3)Randall J. Hartman
Wednesday, January 9, 200844AFootprint or loose thread, perhapsJohn Farmer
Monday, June 4, 200719AGame with Miss Scarlet and Professor PlumSteve Kahn
Sunday, February 18, 200741DWord in many a Nancy Drew title (2)David Kwong and Kevan Choset
Friday, October 20, 200648DLead (4)Ed Early
Monday, September 5, 200566ATip-off (2)Lynn Lempel
Monday, April 25, 200568AAnswer's oppositeAlison Donald
Tuesday, November 2, 200415ADetective's discoveryPatrick Merrell
Tuesday, October 12, 20047DHint (3)Nancy Kavanaugh
Wednesday, October 6, 200438AThis is oneAdam Cohen
Tuesday, June 1, 200412DWhodunit board game (2)Fred Piscop
Monday, April 5, 200431AWhodunit board game (2)Jim Hyres
Saturday, April 19, 20034DLead (4)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, February 17, 200366AHelp for a detectiveAlan Arbesfeld
Friday, May 10, 200235DSleuth's find (2)Manny Nosowsky
Saturday, October 13, 200155DSleuth's needJim Page
Monday, September 3, 200138ACrossword hintPeter Gordon
Sunday, June 10, 200121AInklingCathy Millhauser
Sunday, April 15, 200159AFootprint, maybe (2)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, March 4, 200168DAirhead's lack?Cathy Millhauser
Monday, February 26, 20017DSleuth's find (2)Norma Steinberg
Thursday, June 15, 200012DSee 24-AcrossEdgar R. Fontaine
Thursday, November 4, 199918DFingerprint, perhaps (2)Matthew Lees
Sunday, July 25, 199998DIt may be found with a magnifying glassCharles M. Deber
Saturday, June 5, 199948APrint, maybeRich Norris
Thursday, March 11, 19995DThis, for exampleManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, November 17, 199818AFingerprint or dropped handkerchief, sayArthur S. Verdesca
Friday, June 19, 199859ALead (4)A. J. Santora
Wednesday, December 24, 199712DHelp for Nancy DrewNancy S. Ross
Monday, November 24, 199736DTip-off (2)Alex K. Justin
Monday, July 7, 199710AColonel Mustard's game (2)Gregory E. Paul
Friday, May 30, 199749DShoe impression, maybeManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, February 4, 199741DProfessor Plum's gameG. R. Ferguson
Monday, April 1, 199618AHint (3)F. Piscop
Thursday, October 19, 199546AMystery elementLois Sidway
Monday, October 9, 199554ADetectives' board gameGregory E. Paul
Wednesday, April 12, 199565AGame played with a knifeRich Norris
Wednesday, April 27, 199423AObservatory site?Rich Norris
Thursday, March 24, 199418AHunt hintA.J. Santora

2 results for CLUE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
October 26, 2003cryptic30AThis is one culture, oddly (4)Richard Silvestri
November 26, 2000diagramless56DGame on which this puzzle's theme is basedPeter Gordon

110 results for CLUE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, April 19, 199343AHelpful hintAlex F. BlackMaleska
Tuesday, August 25, 199243DDetective's findNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sunday, March 1, 199278AWhodunit itemEmanuel BergMaleska
Wednesday, May 22, 19911DHintJack R. HarnesMaleska
Sunday, December 9, 199062DWhat this isDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Thursday, November 29, 199010AHawkshaw's aidEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, October 31, 199016ALead for ColumboEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, October 8, 199018DCrime solver's aidFred TooleMaleska
Sunday, April 8, 1990119DGuide for HolmesErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, February 1, 198939AHintChristy RidleyMaleska
Thursday, January 12, 198918DHolmes's questAlfio MicciMaleska
Saturday, July 23, 198834AHint for a hawkshawBernard MerenMaleska
Wednesday, July 1, 198719ALead for ChanWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Tuesday, April 21, 198752DHint for a hawkshawWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Sunday, March 16, 198693AHint for HerculeJune A. BoggsMaleska
Friday, February 7, 198637AFingerprint, e.g.PageMaleska
Friday, December 13, 198536DAid for SpadeWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Monday, October 28, 198535DInklingBurnsMaleska
Friday, September 27, 198524DAid for HolmesGayle DeanMaleska
Saturday, June 8, 198534DAid for SpadeLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Thursday, June 6, 198523ATip-offWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, May 18, 198553DAid to solutionJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Thursday, April 12, 198458DInklingJim ModneyMaleska
Thursday, August 18, 19838DLeadJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Saturday, April 23, 198358AWhodunit itemPeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, May 3, 198230DPiece of evidenceForestallMaleska
Monday, January 25, 198262ALupin's needBarkanMaleska
Sunday, January 17, 19824DAid for Miss MarpleRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, December 25, 198154AHawkshaw's aidC. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, August 12, 19811AAid for SpadeAlbert L. MisenkoMaleska
Wednesday, February 11, 19811DTip-offWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, October 20, 198010ATec's helpAlfio MicciMaleska
Thursday, October 9, 198047ASleuth's needRobert KatzMaleska
Friday, August 29, 198033AElement for a solutionLytleMaleska
Monday, August 18, 19805AHawkshaw's helpHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, May 30, 198022DHolmes's needBensonMaleska
Monday, September 10, 197914AHercule Poirot leadSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Saturday, July 21, 197953DTip-offWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, June 23, 197927DTip for a tecC. J. AngioMaleska
Friday, February 23, 197938DHint for HolmesC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, June 4, 197858A___ in (inform)Chet CurrierMaleska
Thursday, December 15, 197729DTipStephanie SpadacciniMaleska
Wednesday, January 21, 197659DHintStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Thursday, May 22, 197540DTraceBert H. KruseWeng
Wednesday, April 23, 197553AFingerprint, oftenCatharine Y. C. ProbstWeng
Wednesday, April 9, 197516AWhodunit possibilitySamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Tuesday, March 18, 197512DHintVirginia SchneiderWeng
Friday, December 20, 197458ASherlock's questMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Thursday, December 12, 197431ADetective's concernMillerWeng
Thursday, August 9, 197362AHintUnknownWeng
Friday, July 27, 197351DSherlockian signpostUnknownWeng
Tuesday, July 3, 197317ASleuth's rewardUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 31, 197231DCharades offeringUnknownWeng
Friday, July 21, 197212DHintUnknownWeng
Friday, March 3, 197235DDetective's toolUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 25, 197212DFingerprint, for oneUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 19, 197119AEvidenceAnne FoxWeng
Wednesday, September 22, 19711AWhodunit itemMel TaubWeng
Tuesday, November 3, 197062DHintUnknownWeng
Monday, November 2, 197068AHintUnknownWeng
Friday, March 27, 197034APiece of evidenceUnknownWeng
Tuesday, August 12, 196912DEvidence.UnknownWeng
Sunday, March 9, 196951DHintA. J. SantoraWeng
Monday, December 2, 196840DInkling.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 6, 196834APiece of evidence.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thursday, February 1, 19682DHint.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 26, 196712DHint.Lois HillisFarrar
Tuesday, January 24, 19671DDetective's find.Michael DubinFarrar
Saturday, January 14, 196723DWhodunit feature.Manny MillerFarrar
Tuesday, January 3, 196735AAid to solution.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, February 20, 196685AEvidence.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, October 22, 196422AHint.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 25, 196353DIndication.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 17, 196310DFootprint, for one.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Saturday, September 7, 19632DKey to a solution.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 21, 196345AInkling.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 8, 196357DFootprint, for one.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 8, 196356DPiece of evidence.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, September 5, 196215AItem for 30 Across.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 13, 196163AFootprint or fingerprint.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 25, 196028DLead.Eva Pollack TaubFarrar
Thursday, December 22, 196056ATreasure hunt hint.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 9, 195949D"Whodunit" ingredient.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 31, 1959145AFootprint.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, May 13, 195924ASleuthing aid.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sunday, April 5, 195987DIndication.Harold T. BersFarrar
Monday, March 30, 19591DKey.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sunday, September 14, 1958105ALead.Grace HosterFarrar
Monday, September 8, 19582DSleuth's lead.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 22, 195836APointer.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, March 8, 195830AFootprint of fingerprint.Charles C. AllenFarrar
Wednesday, November 20, 195732ALead.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 17, 195724AAid to solution.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Saturday, October 6, 195658AFingerprint, for instance.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, July 27, 19562DAid for Nero Wolfe.Mel TaubFarrar
Thursday, July 26, 195632DHelpful hint.Helen SmathersFarrar
Thursday, April 5, 195642AKey to the solution.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, January 15, 195613DPointer.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, December 25, 195570DBall of thread.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, May 20, 195541AType of puzzle definition.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Thursday, June 24, 195410AFingerprint.H. H. ChapmanFarrar
Sunday, April 18, 195498DInkling.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, March 6, 195466AFootprint or fingerprint.Marian MoeserFarrar
Thursday, January 15, 19534DGuide to the solution.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, January 13, 195316AFootprint or fingerprint.Roberta MorseFarrar
Monday, December 22, 195251DSometimes it's a red herring.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 5, 195265AWhen false, it's a red herring.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 9, 195274DWhodunit ingredient.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, October 21, 195150DGuide for Perry Mason.J. L. WilkinsonFarrar
Sunday, December 6, 194288DBall of thread.F. C. JaschobFarrar