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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, December 7, 201010DPlace for a "Bridge Out" signAndrea Carla Michaels and Kent Clayton
Tuesday, November 18, 200817APolice stopRichard Chisholm
Thursday, January 7, 199945DDragnet operationWilliam I. Johnston

1 result for ROADBLOCK from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
March 13, 2011acrosticGTactic used to snare a suspectEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

3 results for ROADBLOCK from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, September 7, 199218ABarricade by police carsVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Saturday, April 12, 19754DBarricadeSara V. TuckermanWeng
Wednesday, March 4, 195934DPart of a dragnet.Herbert EttensonFarrar