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19 Results

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

Monday, March 1, 20046DBaked beans ingredientGail Grabowski
Friday, May 25, 200114DSlow flowerBob Peoples
Saturday, December 17, 199431DSugar byproductChuck Deodene

1 result for MOLASSES from Variety puzzles.

February 25, 2001acrosticOExemplar of slownessEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

15 results for MOLASSES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, December 13, 198775DTreacleLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, October 16, 198738DTreacleWilson McBeathMaleska
Monday, June 23, 198637DTreacleNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tuesday, July 26, 198333AThick syrupJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thursday, March 15, 197936DSymbol of slownessC. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, December 13, 197853ABlackstrap or treacleC. J. AngioMaleska
Saturday, February 22, 197528A" . . . as ___ in January"James A. BrusselWeng
Sunday, January 12, 197591DSlow mover in JanuaryJohn WilligWeng
Sunday, October 13, 197493AIt's slowest in JanuaryWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sunday, September 14, 196970ASlow as ___W. E. JonesWeng
Thursday, December 6, 196239ABread spread.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 19, 196210DSorghum.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 17, 196152AThick sirup.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, October 16, 1960105DBread spread.Harold T. BersFarrar
Monday, August 22, 196028ASymbol of slowness.UnknownFarrar