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

Tuesday, February 25, 201467AGuns, as an engine (5)Matthew E. Paronto and Jeff Chen
Friday, September 28, 201232DQuick spins?Ed Sessa
Tuesday, September 4, 201225DGuns, as an engine (5)Barry Franklin and Sara Kaplan
Wednesday, October 12, 201169ASpeeds (up) (3)Gary Cee
Friday, September 16, 201157DPowers (up)Joe DiPietro
Saturday, March 19, 201149DPrepares for draggingJoe DiPietro
Friday, September 17, 201014DMakes roarJonah Kagan, Brown University '13
Friday, June 18, 201026ACharges (up) (2)Karen M. Tracey
Wednesday, March 25, 200952DAmps up (2)Jerry E. Rosman
Thursday, March 19, 200910DGuns (9)Laura Sternberg
Wednesday, January 7, 200944DTach figure, informallyWilliam Frank Macreery
Monday, November 3, 200824DGuns, as an engine (5)Susan Gelfand
Saturday, August 9, 20086DAmps up (2)Mark Diehl
Thursday, October 18, 200714AWedding parties?: Abbr.Lucy Gardner Anderson
Sunday, September 16, 200799ACharges (up) (2)Mike Nothnagel
Monday, February 19, 200740AGuns, as a motorAndrea C. Michaels
Monday, January 29, 200734AGuns, as an engine (5)Fred Piscop
Sunday, March 16, 20039DGuns (9)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, November 13, 200261AGuns (9)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, March 28, 200238ASpeeds up (3)Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, August 10, 200047DRelig. leadersMark Diehl
Friday, August 13, 199933DSpeeds (up) (3)Frances Hansen
Sunday, March 28, 199982AEngine speed, for shortCathy Millhauser
Sunday, January 11, 199893AGuns (9)Nancy Joline and Peg Conner
Sunday, October 26, 199744DRotations, in garagesCathy Millhauser
Friday, September 19, 19974DGuns (9)Rich Norris
Wednesday, September 10, 199728DGuns, in a wayRandall J. Hartman
Tuesday, April 1, 199746AGuns, as an engine (5)Patrick Jordan
Thursday, March 13, 199724AOpposite of idlesMatt Gaffney
Friday, February 7, 199753AGuns (9)R. Norris
Tuesday, October 29, 199627DRaces, as a motorR. J. Hartman
Sunday, August 11, 199655AGuns (9)M. Schneider
Sunday, November 12, 199534AGuns (9)Randolph Ross
Friday, August 25, 199520AGuns (9)Rich Norris

3 results for REVS from Variety puzzles.

February 16, 2014diagramless38AGunsFred Piscop
July 12, 2009diagramless6AGuns, as an engineJim Hyres
March 3, 2002diagramless4DGuns, as an enginePeter Gordon

44 results for REVS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, September 1, 1991106AGuns a motorFrances HansenMaleska
Thursday, August 15, 19913DGuns a motorMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Sunday, July 15, 199049AGuns an engineWarren W. ReichMaleska
Thursday, March 22, 199031DGuns a motorRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Sunday, October 25, 198793ATurns a motor overJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sunday, February 15, 198719DGuns an engineBette Sue CohenMaleska
Friday, September 19, 19869DGuns a motorHickmottMaleska
Sunday, March 10, 198592AGunsBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, August 22, 198433DPart of r.p.m.Mary S. SnyderMaleska
Sunday, April 29, 198474AGuns LizzieLouis BaronMaleska
Saturday, October 8, 19837DGuns a motorI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sunday, March 27, 19837DGuns the engineBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, September 10, 19815DIntensifies, with "up"Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, June 24, 198118ARaces the motorJonesMaleska
Thursday, June 18, 19818DGuns a motorMel RosenMaleska
Sunday, February 1, 198169DSteps on the gasVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Thursday, June 12, 198036ASpeeds up the motorBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, July 31, 197956AGuns a motorI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Friday, October 29, 197638AGuns upSophie FiermanWeng
Tuesday, September 21, 197657DAcceleratesMarie WestWeng
Saturday, August 28, 197629DClergymen: Abbr.Tap OsbornWeng
Sunday, March 2, 197530AAccelerates, with "up"James BarrickWeng
Sunday, October 8, 19724DSpeeds the engineElaine D. SchorrWeng
Friday, August 25, 197235DGuns the engineUnknownWeng
Thursday, November 4, 197133DSpeeds the engineUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 25, 1971100DAcceleratesNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Wednesday, January 7, 197052AGuns a motor.UnknownWeng
Thursday, August 28, 19698DAccelerates, for short.UnknownWeng
Friday, March 7, 196957AGets the hot rod ready.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, August 20, 196843DRaces (an engine).UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 28, 196824DChurchmen: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 27, 196610AGuns a motor.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 4, 196645A___ up (accelerates): Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 24, 196534DPart of rpm.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 17, 196459APart of r.p.m.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 30, 196414ATurns (of a motor).UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 24, 196311DSpeed (up), as a motor.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sunday, August 12, 196294AChurch titles: Abbr.Mary D. WeisserFarrar
Tuesday, June 13, 196124APart of r.p.m.: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 8, 196154DRaces the motor: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 30, 1961113ASteps up a motor.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, January 7, 196022AEngine turns: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 27, 195914DMotor turns: Colloq.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, April 5, 1959115D___ up (accelerates): Slang.Harold T. BersFarrar