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7 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Friday, August 3, 201223DRuggedJeff Chen
Monday, September 25, 200628DRobustLynn Lempel
Wednesday, June 23, 200427DOne in "another fine mess"Jim Goodsell
Sunday, September 1, 200245ABuilt to take itPatrick Berry
Sunday, May 26, 19968DStalwartR. Ross
Tuesday, June 27, 199525D"Jude the Obscure" authorDiane C. Baldwin
Thursday, May 5, 199466AHeavy of old comediesMel Taub

33 results for HARDY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, August 31, 199350AVigorousJames L. BeattyMaleska
Sunday, February 10, 199197AAuthor of "The Dynasts"Bette Sue CohenMaleska
Friday, August 24, 199052DStrongJune A. BoggsMaleska
Tuesday, November 7, 198948DCreator of 62 AcrossJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, August 21, 198929DHe wrote "Jude the Obscure"Peter G. SnowMaleska
Sunday, July 3, 198860DOliver or ThomasJack R. HarnesMaleska
Thursday, June 16, 198839AAuthor of "Jude the Obscure"Margaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sunday, December 20, 198795A"Jude the Obscure" novelistJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wednesday, December 31, 19868DRobust; strongChristy RidleyMaleska
Tuesday, June 12, 198436ARuggedChristy RidleyMaleska
Friday, April 13, 198437A"Love Finds Andy ___": 1938 filmLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, February 2, 198349D"Jude the Obscure" authorWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, October 9, 1977101DHe wrote "The Dynasts"Elaine D. SchorrMaleska
Friday, January 28, 19771DThomas or OliverElaine D. SchorrWeng
Monday, June 7, 197625DEnglish novelistHerb L. RisteenWeng
Tuesday, September 5, 197217ACreator of TessUnknownWeng
Thursday, May 13, 197165ABoldUnknownWeng
Friday, March 27, 197040ARobustUnknownWeng
Tuesday, July 29, 196948DThomas or Oliver.UnknownWeng
Monday, December 2, 196818DDaring.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 19, 196739DCreator of Wessex County.William LutwiniakFarrar
Saturday, November 5, 19665DRobust.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 21, 196652DLaurel's partner.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 24, 196647DRobust.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, May 5, 196646DRobust.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 10, 196436AEnglish novelist.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 15, 196445ACourageous.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 29, 196422ARugged.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, September 22, 196233AEnglish novelist.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 6, 196229AEnglish novelist.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 16, 196129DRobust.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 22, 196130ATough.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 6, 195980AAuthor of "Wessex Tales."Anthony MorseFarrar