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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, February 26, 201557ACause for pacing?Caleb Emmons
Wednesday, November 19, 201452AContest with secondsJacob Stulberg
Saturday, July 27, 201354DWhat might put you through your paces?John Lieb and David Quarfoot
Sunday, July 21, 201353DGauntlet thrower's challengeTracy Bennett
Sunday, August 26, 201279AWestern climaxAmanda Yesnowitz and Doug Peterson
Tuesday, October 27, 200930ASword fight, e.g.Chuck Deodene
Wednesday, October 7, 200921DContest at 20 pacesTim Wescott
Saturday, May 9, 200947AEmulate CyranoBrad Wilber
Sunday, July 20, 200868AClimactic scene in "Hamlet"Barry C. Silk
Sunday, May 25, 200882AAlexander Hamilton's last actElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, April 29, 200747AContest that leads to a drawHenry Hook
Sunday, April 1, 200785AResult of a slap, perhapsPaula Gamache
Wednesday, April 26, 20066DMatter of honorStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Monday, December 20, 200439DOld-fashioned showdownKyle Mahowald
Wednesday, December 15, 200433DPacers' contest?Zach Jesse
Wednesday, October 22, 200347DField of honor eventJudy Cole
Monday, June 10, 200212DEvent done at 20 paces, maybeSherry O. Blackard
Monday, May 13, 200260AOne way to settle a disputePatrick Merrell
Sunday, September 9, 2001108DFace-off (2)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Saturday, July 21, 200120AQuarrel settler, maybeMark Diehl
Sunday, May 9, 199921AFace-off (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Monday, September 28, 199858DHamilton's last actRobert Dillman
Thursday, May 28, 199844ABurr-Hamilton eventPatrick Jordan
Tuesday, December 16, 199725DOne-on-oneElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, January 12, 199746DField of honor fightM. Rosen
Monday, June 20, 199464AUse epeesBette Sue Cohen

1 result for DUEL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
October 17, 2010diagramless1AOld-fashioned dispute resolution methodPaula Gamache

69 results for DUEL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, September 8, 199311DIn which seconds come firstMel TaubTaub
Thursday, July 29, 199325AD'Artagnan specialtyChristy RidleyMaleska
Monday, May 3, 199336DCombat for twoNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tuesday, November 3, 199248ABurr-Hamilton eventFrank MiceliMaleska
Thursday, November 28, 199118AMacho matchJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, April 10, 199130DAffaire d'honneurWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Sunday, February 24, 199181DAffaire d'honneurArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Monday, January 7, 199123DFencer's boutPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, November 8, 198943ABurr-Hamilton affairEli WesoffMaleska
Monday, October 31, 198838D"___ in the Sun," Peck filmNancy JolineMaleska
Tuesday, August 16, 198863ASlap aftermathMary S. SnyderMaleska
Monday, October 19, 198729A"High Noon" climaxChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Monday, September 7, 198752DA sworded affairDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Tuesday, November 11, 198621AAffair of honorAlfio MicciMaleska
Wednesday, November 5, 19867DThis has secondsErnie FurtadoMaleska
Friday, September 19, 198623AAffair of honorHickmottMaleska
Monday, February 17, 198637AOne-on-one contestWhittenMaleska
Sunday, October 27, 1985112DGo one-on-oneWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, September 20, 198552DAffair of honorIrene SmullyanMaleska
Wednesday, August 7, 198523AHamilton-Burr contestWilson McBeathMaleska
Wednesday, July 3, 198549DEvent for secondsMary C. WhittenMaleska
Thursday, August 16, 198444ASwashbuckler's eventTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, March 12, 198456AUse a foilJohnsonMaleska
Saturday, February 25, 198422DIt has principals and secondsJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tuesday, May 4, 19822DTwosome conflictAdamsMaleska
Saturday, April 10, 198215AD'Artagnan specialtyJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, August 20, 198151DOne-on-one encounterWhelanMaleska
Tuesday, January 20, 198113AIllegal combatJohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, December 23, 198043AHamilton-Burr affairI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Monday, November 17, 198057DAffair of honorElio DesiderioMaleska
Friday, September 26, 198056AOne-on-one combatTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, April 28, 198062AEvent in many a Flynn filmHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, August 4, 197850ABurr vs. HamiltonMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Friday, March 31, 197825DTilt for twoGurnerMaleska
Monday, September 5, 197760AFence, but not for funTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, May 9, 197755DBurr vs. HamiltonEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Saturday, April 16, 197710AD'Artagnan specialtySamuel H. BarkanMaleska
Wednesday, December 15, 19768D"___ in the Sun"Jack WherryWeng
Thursday, January 22, 197619AHamilton-Burr meetHenry HookWeng
Thursday, November 28, 19743DCertain combatDorothy CannanWeng
Thursday, November 8, 19738DTwo-man competitionUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 9, 197357AAffair requiring secondsUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 2, 197321ACombatMarie WestWeng
Sunday, April 29, 197357DDawn affairJoseph LaFauciWeng
Saturday, June 10, 197247DContestUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 2, 197289ACream puffs at six pacesFrances HansenWeng
Thursday, March 18, 197150DFightUnknownWeng
Friday, May 16, 196956D"___ in the Sun."UnknownWeng
Saturday, March 22, 196915AContest.UnknownWeng
Thursday, January 18, 196824AAffaire d'honneur.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 25, 196643DFormal fight.Will WengFarrar
Tuesday, November 1, 196641AAffair of honor.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 1, 196613DContest.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Friday, April 29, 196626ABurr-Hamilton event, 1804.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 11, 196551DForm of combat.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 20, 196538DPistols for two.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 3, 196548ACross swords.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 31, 196536AAffair of honor.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 7, 196552DFight, in a way.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 8, 196557ASwordplay of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 20, 196453AContest between two foes.Michael DubinFarrar
Wednesday, January 2, 196337AContest, verbal or otherwise.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, July 4, 196249AThe climax of "Hamlet."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 11, 196037DAction in Act V, "Hamlet."Tom MixonFarrar
Wednesday, September 14, 196060AAffair on the field of honor.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 28, 196049DContest of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 3, 19596DSingle combat.George W. FrankFarrar
Wednesday, June 3, 195949DContest.Christine ValenceFarrar
Sunday, January 11, 19591AD'Artagnan specialty.Jules ArensbergFarrar