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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, November 11, 20145DUnits of nautical speedJames Mulhern
Sunday, September 14, 201478DClove hitch and sheepshankTony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Tuesday, November 19, 201371ASpeed units for seafarersDavid J. Kahn
Monday, July 29, 201370AShoelace problemsAndrea Carla Michaels
Friday, January 25, 20138DSpeed unitsJoe DiPietro
Sunday, December 14, 2008150ANautical measureTrip Payne
Wednesday, October 1, 200826DSheepshanks, e.g.Barry Boone
Tuesday, June 12, 200736AWord that can follow the starts of 17-, 23-, 51- and 59-AcrossJonathan Gersch
Saturday, November 18, 200646DTough posersVictor Fleming
Wednesday, July 12, 200659APretzels, basicallyRichard Chisholm
Tuesday, January 3, 200652DComb stoppersLynn Lempel
Friday, April 15, 200522ASailor's speedBrendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, March 3, 200554AGranny and WindsorByron Walden
Tuesday, April 22, 200355DStomachs may be in themNancy Kavanaugh
Monday, November 26, 200146DShip speed unitsBette Sue Cohen
Wednesday, April 19, 200062ASailor's expertiseFrances Hansen
Friday, December 24, 199914DDifficult problemsBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, October 15, 199665ASpeed units at seaG. E. Paul

2 results for KNOTS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
March 13, 2005cryptic7DFife player mentioned intractable puzzles (5)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
October 3, 1999diagramless1DShoelace problemsFrank Longo

24 results for KNOTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, March 21, 199361DA "Landing" on TVBernice GordonMaleska
Monday, September 21, 199262ANautical speedsBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tuesday, October 25, 198818ANautical measuresChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Monday, July 18, 198854DSpeed measures aseaVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Monday, September 7, 198731DNautical miles, looselyDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sunday, December 7, 1986107DHitches and slipsCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Wednesday, July 9, 198664ASheepshank and half hitchWhittenMaleska
Thursday, October 18, 198422DMatthew Walker, etc.AndersonMaleska
Monday, April 30, 198425DGrannies, e.g.HellerMaleska
Sunday, February 19, 198465DGrannies, e.g.Bert H. KruseMaleska
Thursday, July 15, 19825DBoy Scout's creationsBert H. KruseMaleska
Saturday, May 30, 198139AGrannies, e.g.Dorothy ElliottMaleska
Saturday, July 23, 197746DAir or sea speedJack LuzzattoMaleska
Tuesday, November 9, 197639ASlip and grannyFincusWeng
Monday, May 3, 197618DSquare, granny, etc.Maurice J. TeitelbaumWeng
Thursday, November 13, 197551AGranny and bowHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Thursday, September 6, 197344DUnits of speedUnknownWeng
Tuesday, August 28, 197351DSpeed measuresUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 8, 197018DNautical speed unitsUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 8, 1967112ASheet bends.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, April 23, 196740AUnits of speed.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Monday, June 10, 196348ANautical term.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 11, 196114DClove hitch and loop.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 6, 196083ADifficulties.Jules ArensbergFarrar