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34 Results for ISLANDS

6 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.

Thursday, September 2, 200443DVacation spotsDavid J. Kahn
Thursday, November 7, 200225DSome treasure hunters' destinationsPatrick Merrell
Wednesday, January 9, 200249AMajor keys?Susan Harrington Smith
Saturday, July 21, 20013DMontreal and othersMark Diehl
Sunday, November 16, 199788DArchipelago componentsFrank Longo
Friday, June 13, 19975DChristmas and EasterBob Klahn

1 result for ISLANDS from Variety puzzles.

September 10, 2000acrosticEStromboli, Ibiza and MadeiraEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

27 results for ISLANDS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Friday, September 4, 199241DBaffin and BlockCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sunday, December 15, 199117DManhattan and RoanokeNorma SteinbergMaleska
Tuesday, August 13, 199126AThousand ___ (summer resorts)Betty HinmanMaleska
Monday, April 16, 199021AOahu and MauiMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Friday, April 24, 198759ACat and CanaryPatterson PeppleMaleska
Saturday, December 27, 198636AThousand ___ of N.Y.-Can.Jesse RoarkeMaleska
Saturday, August 11, 198432AVirgin or SandwichErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, February 23, 198315DKey West and HonshuTimothy HoyMaleska
Thursday, August 26, 198227DWake and BlockLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, November 22, 198191DLoyalties, e.g.Mary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sunday, April 9, 197254AVirgin or AegeanJean J. DavisonWeng
Wednesday, July 30, 196946AArchipelago.UnknownWeng
Saturday, June 7, 196941DKeys.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 28, 196725D3 Down, et al.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wednesday, August 18, 196553AChristmas and Easter.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 4, 196558DFriendly or Spice.Will C. WengFarrar
Sunday, August 19, 196257DKeys and cays.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, August 11, 196242AChristmas and Easter.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, March 20, 196245AOahu et al.Lois HillisFarrar
Friday, November 3, 196160ACays.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 21, 196122DJersey and Guernsey.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 2, 19586DChristmas and Easter.Helen BernardFarrar
Saturday, January 28, 195615DThousand ___.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 29, 195446ACanaries.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 28, 194443DStepping-stones.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, October 18, 194215AGuadalcanal, New Britain and Florida.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, August 23, 194260DLands surrounded by water.Louis BaronFarrar