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30 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, November 25, 201468ACarrots and turnips, basicallyJeffrey Wechsler
Friday, March 29, 201351DNatural life support systemJosh Knapp
Wednesday, October 17, 201255ASee 1-DownPeter Koetters
Sunday, February 26, 2012110AGenealogical studyDaniel A. Finan
Tuesday, October 5, 201020AFamily beginningsPaula Gamache
Sunday, August 30, 200961AUnderground network (2)Ashish Vengsarkar and Narayan Venkatasubramanyan
Sunday, February 15, 200924DGray location?Jim Leeds
Sunday, January 27, 200830ALineageMike Nothnagel
Wednesday, January 24, 200736D1976 best seller that opens "four days upriver from the coast of The Gambia"Gary Steinmehl
Sunday, December 31, 200642AUnderground network (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, February 15, 20066DUnseen partsByron Walden
Sunday, March 20, 200534DHometown tiesPatrick Berry
Tuesday, March 2, 20046DCheers (for)Charles Barasch
Thursday, October 9, 200347DOriginAlan Arbesfeld
Monday, September 22, 200322DGenealogy (2)Marjorie Berg
Monday, July 7, 200343AAlex Haley sagaNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sunday, September 29, 200250AHaley best sellerRandolph Ross
Wednesday, July 11, 200162A1976 best seller that starts in GambiaRichard Silvestri
Monday, September 20, 199939DGenealogy (2)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, February 28, 199956DTV event of 1977Dave Tuller
Sunday, November 9, 199742AHair-dyeing jobRich Norris
Friday, November 7, 199739AHeritage (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, September 21, 1997118ATV event of January 1977Mike Shenk
Tuesday, August 12, 199719DThey may need coloring at a salonJanet R. Bender
Sunday, November 10, 199686DHeritage (2)R. Hamel
Wednesday, August 14, 199625AKunta Kinte's taleG. E. Sykes
Wednesday, March 20, 199641ARummages (through)G. Newman
Monday, December 4, 199563AAlex Haley workSidney L. Robbins
Tuesday, August 8, 199567A70's TV dramaGregory E. Paul
Sunday, July 10, 199424AAlex Haley epicAlvin Chase

4 results for ROOTS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
October 22, 2006panda3DCheers for torsoMel Taub
December 26, 2004acrosticVTV sensation of January 1977Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
July 7, 2002diagramless25DParts of wordsFred Piscop
October 28, 2001diagramless70AHair dyer's targetFred Piscop

57 results for ROOTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, November 14, 199347DHaley TV classicNorma SteinbergTaub
Friday, November 5, 19939DTV classic of 1977Lois SidwayTaub
Sunday, July 11, 199386AOriginsErnst TheimerMaleska
Monday, May 10, 199352DHaley bookMary S. SnyderMaleska
Tuesday, May 26, 19926DAlex Haley bookAlfio MicciMaleska
Tuesday, May 5, 199250DGrubsBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, June 6, 199127DPopular TV miniseries: 1977Lois SidwayMaleska
Thursday, October 25, 199063AHaley bookLois SidwayMaleska
Monday, September 4, 19896DTurnips, e.g.Reginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Monday, August 28, 198952DAlex Haley novelBurnsMaleska
Sunday, February 26, 198911DHaley bookWarren W. ReichMaleska
Saturday, July 23, 198837ABeginningsBernard MerenMaleska
Sunday, June 19, 198842DHaley bookNancy RossMaleska
Monday, January 25, 19881AHaley bookSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, September 7, 198740A"The ___ of Heaven": R. GaryDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sunday, March 16, 1986110AHaley bookJune A. BoggsMaleska
Saturday, March 23, 19856DHaley's blockbusterNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Monday, March 26, 198419AHaley bookSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, September 1, 198364ARadishes, e.g.Eli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, March 31, 198237AHaley best sellerEli WesoffMaleska
Saturday, March 13, 198243ASeeks trufflesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, February 1, 198247DOne of TV's biggest hitsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, October 13, 19818DHaley opusJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, April 1, 197958DHaley opusCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Thursday, February 1, 197933DHaley bookJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, January 20, 197828DHaley best sellerJordan S. LasherMaleska
Friday, October 28, 197755AHaley's best sellerBrownMaleska
Monday, March 28, 19775AAlex Haley's searchA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, March 1, 197721AHaley best sellerChet CurrierMaleska
Friday, October 1, 197662ACheersPaul R. BarnesWeng
Thursday, November 6, 197532ACheers the team onDeWitt AndersonWeng
Sunday, September 28, 197532ASourcesElaine D. SchorrWeng
Tuesday, April 8, 197535AGrass and squareWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Saturday, October 19, 19747DRhizomes, etc.David CrosattoWeng
Saturday, July 28, 19739DSquare and cubeUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 20, 197327DCheersUnknownWeng
Tuesday, February 20, 197344ACheersUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 14, 197381ACheers forWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Saturday, August 26, 197217DOriginUnknownWeng
Friday, August 4, 197220AOriginUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 14, 197231DCheersUnknownWeng
Saturday, March 20, 19717DDigsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 13, 197041ACheersUnknownWeng
Monday, December 8, 196911DSources.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 12, 196918ASources.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 27, 196959ABeginnings.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 23, 196952DImplants.UnknownWeng
Friday, February 7, 196925DCheers.UnknownWeng
Sunday, October 29, 196765DTubers.Hume CraftFarrar
Wednesday, September 27, 196734DGrass addenda.Philip BlairFarrar
Sunday, May 28, 19678DCarrots.W. E. JonesFarrar
Saturday, September 3, 196619DOrigins.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 29, 196624DCheers (for).UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 29, 19626DGrass ___.W. E. JonesFarrar
Saturday, August 26, 19616DBecomes fixed.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 22, 19606DImplants.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 15, 195975AGrass ___.W. E. JonesFarrar