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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, July 30, 20126DSays "o'er" for "over," e.g.Rosemarie Dolan and Christopher Geach
Friday, October 29, 201043DUses shortening on?Barry Boone
Saturday, July 17, 201021APasses over (3)Mark Diehl
Friday, August 28, 200957ALeaves outDavid Quarfoot
Friday, November 25, 200511DShortens, in a way (2)Joe DiPietro
Monday, October 10, 200513DOmits, in pronunciationHolden Baker
Friday, July 8, 20058DShortens, in a way (2)Eric Berlin
Wednesday, September 1, 200450DSkips overJim Conklin
Saturday, June 17, 20003DPasses over (3)Rich Norris
Saturday, August 16, 199722AShortensMatt Gaffney
Saturday, January 18, 199716APasses over (3)D. Niles

39 results for ELIDES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, August 20, 19938DQuashes, in lawNancy JolineMaleska
Monday, February 1, 19936DPasses overPageMaleska
Saturday, January 23, 19934DOmitsA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, January 18, 199244DIgnoresMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Tuesday, December 20, 198845DEliminatesPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, August 28, 1988111DOmitsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thursday, February 11, 19882DSlursRhonda KrausMaleska
Wednesday, April 1, 198718DSuppressesJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Tuesday, March 31, 198724AIgnoresEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Tuesday, January 21, 198621DSlursRhonda KrausMaleska
Wednesday, January 8, 198619DApocopatesJudith PerryMaleska
Wednesday, April 21, 198242DCurtailsBette Sue CohenMaleska
Friday, May 9, 198048DApocopatesRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Sunday, December 30, 197922AApocopatesE.T.M.Maleska
Sunday, August 26, 197967AOmitsDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
Saturday, February 10, 197946DAbridges verballyTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, May 21, 1978107DApocopatesElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Wednesday, August 20, 197514AShortensHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Monday, August 18, 197550AAbridgesAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Wednesday, January 30, 197435ASkips overEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Sunday, April 9, 1972147AIgnoresJean J. DavisonWeng
Sunday, March 26, 197249ASuppressesGladys V. MillerWeng
Wednesday, March 8, 197246DIgnoresUnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 7, 197132AIgnoresUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 6, 197022AOmitsUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 5, 1968106ASlurs over.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, March 7, 196832AOmits.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 15, 196744ASlurs over in pronunciation.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sunday, March 19, 196767DSee 5 Down.Frances HansenFarrar
Monday, October 17, 196645DStrikes out.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 13, 196676DLeaves out.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, November 19, 196530DSuppresses.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 3, 19659DLeaves out.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 4, 196422ASlurs over.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 29, 196311DLeaves out.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 17, 196241DDrops a syllable.Samuel DavisFarrar
Wednesday, January 25, 19616DOmits in pronouncing.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 14, 1959142ASkips over.Roberta MorseFarrar
Friday, March 27, 195948DSlides over.Harold T. BersFarrar