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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, July 23, 201213D"___ Defeats Truman" (famous 1948 headline)Lynn Lempel
Thursday, April 15, 20105DThree-term governor of New YorkBrendan Emmett Quigley & Joon Pahk
Thursday, November 26, 200935DLoser of 1948Paula Gamache
Monday, October 6, 200836D___ Decimal SystemPatrick Blindauer
Sunday, July 22, 200783ATwo-time losing Republican presidential candidateDavid Levinson Wilk
Monday, September 15, 200362A"___ Defeats Truman" (infamous 1948 headline)Sheldon Benardo
Tuesday, June 17, 200332A1948 also-ran (2)Susan Harrington Smith
Monday, February 3, 200362AWhom Truman defeated for presidentSheldon Benardo
Friday, January 31, 200342ALibrary science innovatorBrendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, November 16, 200032DLibrary system pioneerNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wednesday, April 28, 199955DDecimal preceder?Nancy Salomon
Sunday, May 18, 199769DHero of 1898Frances Hansen
Tuesday, April 16, 199651DManila Bay heroG. E. Paul
Thursday, July 27, 199532D1948 also-ran (2)Lois Sidway

26 results for DEWEY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, July 10, 199223ANaval hero of 1898William CanineMaleska
Sunday, February 11, 199099DLoser to TrumanArnold MossMaleska
Thursday, November 9, 198930DSurprise also-ran in 1948Lois SidwayMaleska
Monday, November 3, 198650DLoser to TrumanSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, March 9, 19857DPresidential also-ranNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sunday, September 5, 198289D"The School and Society" authorLouise EarnestMaleska
Thursday, March 27, 198024DU.S. admiral: 1837–1917RobertMaleska
Monday, September 10, 197910DVictim of an upset in the 40'sSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Tuesday, August 7, 197922ALoser to Roosevelt and TrumanBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, November 17, 19787AFamed librarianWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, September 2, 19761ATruman opponentJordan S. LasherWeng
Monday, July 7, 197518DDecimal-system manJohn FinchWeng
Monday, July 22, 19749AManila Bay heroVictor GoldfarbWeng
Tuesday, March 4, 196950DU.S. admiral.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 1, 196959ALoser in 1948.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 3, 19685DCampaigner of 1948.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 26, 196825DFamous U.S. librarian.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 8, 196827DNoted admiral.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 27, 196711DAmerican educator.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, October 23, 196342AHero at Manila Bay.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, August 20, 1961103DAmerican educator.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Thursday, April 20, 196169AAmerican library pioneer.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 4, 19608D___ decimal system.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 6, 195964AHero of 1898.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, November 29, 1959137ANoted librarian.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, February 8, 195923DFamous librarian.Thomas MeekinFarrar