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

Sunday, July 22, 201211DEasily injuredBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, April 11, 201014AEasily broken (2)Patrick Berry
Friday, June 20, 200810DHardly hardyMike Nothnagel
Wednesday, September 12, 200721DHardly robust (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, April 27, 200556DHardly robust (3)Lyell Rodieck
Sunday, May 18, 200336DDelicate (3)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Saturday, January 18, 20036DDelicate (3)Harvey Estes
Friday, March 15, 200222DDelicate (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, November 19, 200123APhysically weakPeter Gordon
Wednesday, July 11, 200115AEasily broken (2)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, March 2, 199519AHardly robust (3)Raymond Hamel

24 results for FRAIL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, June 13, 199350DBasket for raisinsFrances K. SchnitzerMaleska
Monday, April 6, 199236AMorally weakArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Tuesday, November 6, 199038ADelicateJoy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, November 25, 198925DBasket for raisinsNorma SteinbergMaleska
Tuesday, May 3, 198826ADelicateSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Monday, August 18, 198629DEasily brokenEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sunday, February 16, 19866AUnsubstantialWarren W. ReichMaleska
Thursday, November 29, 198422ADelicateMary M. MurdochMaleska
Thursday, September 15, 198328DDelicateMrs. John FabbroniMaleska
Sunday, December 27, 198153ADelicateAnne FoxMaleska
Thursday, April 10, 198012AWeak; slightRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Thursday, March 8, 197930DEasily brokenWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, June 23, 19774DDelicateEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Monday, June 28, 197627DWeakSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Tuesday, April 1, 197526ADelicateBeverly J. SewardWeng
Sunday, October 25, 197022ADelicateAlfio MicciWeng
Wednesday, June 5, 19681ADelicate.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 2, 196848DDelicate.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 27, 196527DDelicate.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 11, 196419ANot sturdy.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 6, 19641DLiable to sin.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 22, 196234DWeak.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Tuesday, August 22, 19619AWeak.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 19, 195937DBasket for packing figs, raisins, etc.Thomas MeekinFarrar