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27 Results for ONCALL

19 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, April 30, 201430DAt the readyZhouqin Burnikel
Tuesday, March 20, 201244DAvailable if needed (3)Will Nediger
Tuesday, September 6, 201126AAvailable if needed (3)Susan Gelfand
Sunday, January 16, 201113DReachable by pagerJoon Pahk
Sunday, June 21, 200990DLike many hospital doctorsMatt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Thursday, April 23, 200961AAvailable (3)Steve Dobis
Wednesday, June 25, 200832AReady at any timeRob Cook
Saturday, October 20, 200716AAvailable if needed (3)Patrick Berry
Sunday, October 14, 200790AReady for an emergencyElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, May 2, 200745DStanding byRichard Silvestri
Monday, June 12, 200657AAvailable, as a doctor (2)Curtis Yee
Tuesday, January 25, 200548AAway, but not completely off-dutyLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, January 6, 200457AAvailable, as a doctor (2)Kent Lorentzen
Thursday, April 24, 200349DAvailable (3)Paula Gamache
Sunday, March 2, 200312DAvailable for workBrendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, May 6, 199914ALike some doctorsMatt Gaffney
Wednesday, January 20, 199920AAt home, but availableFred Piscop
Wednesday, November 5, 199710DAvailable (3)A. J. Santora
Thursday, December 22, 199438DAvailable for dutyStanley Newman

8 results for ONCALL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, June 1, 199124DReadily availableBryant WhiteMaleska
Thursday, November 12, 198710DIn the bullpenR. S. JonesMaleska
Friday, November 7, 19801AAvailable, as a doctorA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, August 6, 197431AStanding byWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sunday, March 11, 197326DAvailableJ. A. FelkerWeng
Saturday, December 19, 19709DAvailableUnknownWeng
Friday, April 22, 196612DAvailable for use.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 25, 19659DAvailable.UnknownFarrar