9 Shortz-era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of occurrences). See the dictionary definition.
|Sunday, October 27, 2013||30A||Qualifier||Brendan Emmett Quigley|
|Sunday, July 28, 2013||7A||Early round (3)||Andrew Reynolds|
|Tuesday, June 21, 2011||6D||Event before the main event||Kelsey Boes|
|Saturday, November 28, 2009||9D||Heat, for short||Karen M. Tracey|
|Sunday, October 28, 2007||54D||Qualifying round, informally||Ben Tausig|
|Monday, February 18, 2002||46A||Early game in a tournament||Philip Lew|
|Tuesday, May 25, 1999||46D||Early round (3)||Philip Lew|
|Sunday, July 30, 1995||69A||Early round (3)||Charles M. Deber|
|Sunday, May 8, 1994||54D||Heat, of a sort||Ralph G. Beaman|
2 results for PRELIM from Variety puzzles.
|May 2, 1999||cryptic||30A||Poland's premier runner makes a comeback in early race (6)||Richard Silvestri|
|November 15, 1998||panda||13D||Limper race||Mel Taub|
3 results for PRELIM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.
|Monday, September 13, 1993||10D||Main-event warm-up||Robert O. Dillman||Taub|
|Sunday, January 15, 1989||15D||Heat, for short||Norma Steinberg||Maleska|
|Saturday, January 3, 1987||48D||Bout before the biggie||Eugene T. Maleska||Maleska|