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192 Results for EBBS

55 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, July 12, 2015109DDies downPatrick Berry
Tuesday, May 19, 201525DRecedes (5)Allan E. Parrish
Sunday, January 11, 201540DPulls backPeter A. Collins
Tuesday, December 23, 201425DDeclines (4)Bruce Haight
Monday, July 21, 201456D___ and flowsMatt Fuchs
Tuesday, November 12, 201340DGoes back (5)Mike Doran
Thursday, October 3, 201337DDrifts awayEvan Birnholz
Sunday, September 22, 201360DRecedes (5)Mike Selinker
Sunday, August 25, 20131DGoes down (2)Victor Barocas
Tuesday, July 30, 201330ALessensPeter A. Collins
Tuesday, July 23, 201355DRecedes (5)Jean O'Conor
Monday, February 4, 201317AFlows back (3)Randall J. Hartman
Sunday, April 15, 2012121AFlagsKevin G. Der
Thursday, April 21, 201110ALessonsJulian Lim
Saturday, January 22, 20116DIs refluentVictor Fleming
Wednesday, August 25, 201024AFlows back (3)Clive Probert
Sunday, July 4, 201015AGoes back (5)Patrick Blindauer and Tony Orbach
Tuesday, June 29, 201027DWanesPeter A. Collins
Sunday, August 9, 200982DGoes back (5)Patrick Blindauer & Andrea Carla Michaels
Sunday, February 22, 20095DDwindlesBarry C. Silk & Doug Peterson
Tuesday, February 17, 200957DFalls back (3)Kristian House
Thursday, January 15, 200921AGoes back (5)Patrick Blindauer
Monday, March 17, 20081DFlows outC. W. Stewart
Saturday, December 15, 200754DLow pointsRich Norris
Wednesday, July 18, 200725AWeakens, as support (2)Tibor Derencsenyi
Thursday, May 24, 200726AGoes out to seaPatrick Merrell
Thursday, April 26, 20071DDeclines (4)Mike Nothnagel
Tuesday, June 27, 200662DFalls back (3)Damon J. Gulczynski
Wednesday, May 10, 200623DGoes back (5)Kevan Choset
Friday, March 10, 20065DGoes out (2)Kevin McCann
Tuesday, February 7, 200655DFlows back (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, April 27, 200526DFalls back (3)Lyell Rodieck
Sunday, March 6, 2005104DGoes down (2)John Greenman
Friday, October 1, 200446ADropsBob Peoples
Wednesday, February 4, 200450ADeclines (4)Roy Leban
Friday, May 2, 200360ABecomes less activeDana Motley
Thursday, February 28, 200256DGoes back out (2)Greg Staples
Wednesday, June 13, 20015DGoes out (2)Nick Grivas
Wednesday, September 6, 200033AWeakens, as support (2)Matt Gaffney
Thursday, April 6, 200032DGoes back to sea?Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, January 9, 200098DWithdrawsCharles M. Deber
Thursday, September 30, 199918AGoes back out (2)Matt Gaffney
Friday, July 9, 199962AFallsIngrid Truemper
Wednesday, March 17, 199928ASubsidesMyles Callum
Tuesday, February 9, 19995DRecedes (5)Janet R. Bender
Sunday, September 27, 199849DFadesRandolph Ross
Saturday, July 19, 199722DFalls off (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Monday, July 14, 199731DTrails offMark Elliot Skolsky
Tuesday, January 28, 199760DDrops offE. C. Gorski
Monday, December 9, 199639DSubsides, as the tideF. Piscop
Tuesday, December 12, 199555DDeclines (4)Gregory E. Paul
Friday, November 10, 199547DInverse of "floods"Bryant White
Monday, September 4, 199530DRecedes (5)Richard Thomas
Saturday, August 5, 199510ARetrocedesFrank A. Longo
Wednesday, March 30, 199439AFalls off (2)Eileen Lexau

1 result for EBBS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
August 18, 2002diagramless23AFlows backFrank Longo

136 results for EBBS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, June 30, 199351AFlows' oppositeGayle DeanMaleska
Wednesday, April 21, 199351ARecedesPageMaleska
Friday, August 28, 19925AFlows backSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, May 31, 199130DWanesErnie FurtadoMaleska
Thursday, April 18, 199157AWanesBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wednesday, December 5, 19901ARecedesNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Saturday, September 29, 199020ARecedesErnst TheimerMaleska
Friday, July 13, 19901ASubsidesMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Monday, May 28, 19906AWanesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, March 17, 199010ARecedesCharles E. GerschMaleska
Monday, March 5, 19901ARecedesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, December 5, 19891ADeclinesGayle DeanMaleska
Monday, October 16, 19891DWanesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Friday, May 12, 198933DFalls backWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Sunday, February 5, 1989109DRefluxesVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sunday, May 29, 198815ADeclinesJudith PerryMaleska
Sunday, May 22, 198815DPoints of declineBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, February 25, 198858DDeclinesGloria EvansMaleska
Thursday, September 10, 19871ASubsidesGayle DeanMaleska
Thursday, July 2, 198729AWanesDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Monday, June 8, 19871DWanesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, February 16, 19871ADwindlesVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Saturday, August 2, 19865ARefluxesKenneth WitteMaleska
Thursday, May 8, 198626DWanesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, December 29, 198513ADeclinesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, October 23, 19857DAbatesMcKeonMaleska
Sunday, October 20, 1985105DFalls backJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Monday, September 16, 198510AFades awayBurnsMaleska
Sunday, March 18, 19845ADeclinesBert RosenfieldMaleska
Monday, January 16, 198427DWanesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, September 15, 19831ARecedesMrs. John FabbroniMaleska
Thursday, March 31, 198310ADwindlesFennessyMaleska
Tuesday, February 1, 198355DAbatesJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thursday, December 30, 19825ASubsidesRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Saturday, December 18, 198251DDeclinesI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Wednesday, November 17, 198249DSubsidesJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wednesday, October 20, 198250DRefluxesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, October 14, 198254AWanesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, August 24, 198263AGradually declinesChristy RidleyMaleska
Thursday, August 19, 198249DThis goes with flowsBraunMaleska
Thursday, June 17, 19821AFlows' partnerCometaMaleska
Friday, June 26, 198152AWanesJulian OchrymowychMaleska
Thursday, December 18, 19801ARecedesBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, December 2, 198025AFlows' partnerJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, May 9, 198065ADiminishes graduallyRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Sunday, January 27, 198057ADwindlesBert BeamanMaleska
Wednesday, January 23, 19801DRecedesCharles EnglerMaleska
Sunday, November 25, 197951ARecedesAlex F. BlackMaleska
Sunday, September 16, 197936DRecedesMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thursday, August 2, 19791AFalls back, as a tideJohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, March 20, 19797DWanesGurnerMaleska
Friday, July 28, 197832DSags or flagsJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, February 19, 197888ARefluxesMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tuesday, January 17, 197824ARecedesSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Thursday, December 22, 197710ARefluxesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, October 17, 197748DFlows out, as the tideHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Saturday, August 20, 197746AWanesBert BeamanMaleska
Friday, August 5, 197751ADwindlesHal R. HollingerMaleska
Sunday, March 20, 1977111DSags or flagsRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Friday, September 3, 197610DTidal refluxesMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Thursday, March 4, 19761ADeclinesSamuel H. BarkanWeng
Thursday, January 22, 197610ADeclinesHenry HookWeng
Wednesday, October 15, 197542AWeakensLouis SabinWeng
Friday, December 13, 19743DDeclinesJim PlacknerWeng
Friday, May 3, 197411DRecedesJack WherryWeng
Wednesday, April 10, 19744DDeclinesEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Sunday, March 31, 197463DDeclinesWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wednesday, March 6, 19741ARecedesTrusselWeng
Wednesday, January 30, 19741ADeclinesEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Thursday, September 27, 197322DRefluxesUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 19, 19738DFalls offElaine D. SchorrWeng
Wednesday, March 21, 197336ADeclinesUnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 12, 197258DRecedesUnknownWeng
Saturday, April 1, 197223AFalls backUnknownWeng
Friday, March 24, 19726DDeclinesUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 9, 197210DDeclinesKeith BlakeWeng
Monday, November 8, 19711AFades awayUnknownWeng
Thursday, June 3, 197110ARecedesUnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 13, 197124DRecedesUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 11, 1970134DDecaysElmer ToroWeng
Tuesday, July 28, 19707DDeclinesUnknownWeng
Monday, May 18, 197024DRecedesUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 11, 197010ADeclinesArthur SchulmanWeng
Friday, July 11, 196949DDies down.UnknownWeng
Thursday, September 21, 19671DDeclines.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Saturday, February 25, 196725DFlows back.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tuesday, September 27, 196632AWanes.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 24, 196637DAbates.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 24, 196615ADwindles.Sidney LambertFarrar
Saturday, December 11, 19651DWanes.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 10, 196557DAbates.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 17, 196531DDeclines.Anne FoxFarrar
Saturday, December 5, 196463ADiminishes.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 19, 196445ADeclines.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 13, 1964117ARecedes.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Saturday, August 29, 196453DRecedes.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 4, 196433ADwindles.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 28, 196453DRuns out.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 15, 196457ARecedes.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Saturday, September 7, 196349DWanes.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 11, 196352ASubsides.Will WengFarrar
Sunday, June 9, 19633DDeclines.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wednesday, July 25, 196255DDiminishes.Anna GramFarrar
Thursday, February 1, 196251DWanes.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, January 28, 196294ARecedes, as a tide.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, January 7, 196278AFlows out.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, December 22, 196125ADeclines.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 20, 196143ARecedes.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 27, 19601DDeclines.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 16, 19593DRefluxes.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 9, 1958105ADeclines.Diana SessionsFarrar
Monday, March 3, 19581DWanes.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 1, 195755DWanes.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, April 7, 195734AFades away.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Monday, March 11, 195752DDeclines.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, December 9, 1956128DWanes.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, September 6, 19561DRefluxes.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, February 23, 195621ARefluxes.Sidney LambertFarrar
Saturday, December 3, 19559ADeclines.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 17, 19555AFlows back.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, May 1, 19558DDeclines.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tuesday, April 12, 19555DAbates.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, June 13, 1954123ASubsides.Albert CarrollFarrar
Thursday, February 18, 195456DRecedes.Jack ChaikenFarrar
Tuesday, June 23, 195330DSubsides.Isaac KertFarrar
Sunday, June 14, 195310AWanes.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, August 12, 195267ASinks slowly.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 1, 1952111DRecedes, as the tide.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Friday, April 25, 195224AFades away.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 1, 195263ARecedes, as the tide.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 12, 195231DDeclines.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 7, 195145DRecedes.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 1, 1949100DSlackens.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sunday, January 18, 1948113DRecedes.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, June 22, 1947116ARecedes.I. KertFarrar
Sunday, March 17, 1946114DRecedes.Lewis JenkinsFarrar