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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, August 28, 201425DTrashesNed White
Sunday, May 25, 201493ASome sites for sightseersDan Schoenholz
Tuesday, January 28, 201419AArchaeological site (3)Jeff Stillman
Wednesday, April 20, 201158AChichén Itzá attractionMichael Farabaugh
Thursday, November 27, 200853DMayan pyramids, e.g.Patrick Berry
Monday, July 28, 200823DAztec or Mayan cities, todayRoger Baiocchi
Saturday, May 27, 200626DArchaeologists' interestWill Nediger
Wednesday, April 5, 200648DArchaeological site (3)Patrick Merrell
Wednesday, February 8, 200616ATourist drawPatrick Merrell
Sunday, May 12, 200262AThe Colosseum, e.g., todayAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, March 31, 200248AArchaeological site (3)Lynn Lempel
Saturday, December 29, 20019DArchaeologist's destinationBob Peoples
Sunday, March 19, 200072DTorpedoesGreg Staples
Monday, September 27, 199933DSights at Angkor WatEd Early
Friday, August 8, 199714DWreckageMartin Ashwood-Smith and Bob Klahn
Sunday, May 5, 1996101ABankruptsD. J. Kahn
Tuesday, June 7, 199461ASightseeing sightErnie Furtado

2 results for RUINS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
July 3, 2005diagramless54DArchaeological siteBrendan Emmett Quigley
November 28, 1999panda26AAncient urn is found hereMel Taub

41 results for RUINS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, August 21, 19938DAngkor sightKevin BoyleMaleska
Sunday, June 21, 19925ASite for Sir FlindersLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, October 13, 199161ATourist attractionErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, December 14, 19888DThese often attract touristsWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Saturday, May 28, 198822ADebrisMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sunday, January 24, 198869ASights in RomeMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wednesday, September 30, 198732AAcropolis sightMark DiehlMaleska
Thursday, January 15, 198764AAthens attractionWilliam CanineMaleska
Tuesday, August 9, 198339ASights along the TigrisCharles EnglerMaleska
Saturday, May 29, 198233ASight at Chichén ItzáWhitmanMaleska
Saturday, May 8, 198220AArcheological attractionsGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Tuesday, October 20, 198124ATourist attraction in PompeiiHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, October 5, 19814DParthenon and Colosseum, e.g.Emory H. CainMaleska
Saturday, April 25, 198142AAttraction at Chichen ItzaWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, January 4, 198167ARemainsNancy A. WoodMaleska
Friday, July 27, 197947AWrecksFloy StrykerMaleska
Monday, October 17, 197715AAttraction at UxmalHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, February 11, 197518DAshesMartha J. DeWittWeng
Saturday, January 18, 19754DRemains of ghost townsJack LuzzattoWeng
Sunday, November 17, 1974122DPersepolis sightArnold MossWeng
Wednesday, May 1, 19745DPompeii sightsHal R. HollingerWeng
Saturday, July 28, 197327DBankruptsUnknownWeng
Monday, July 2, 197352ATourist attractionsUnknownWeng
Friday, December 8, 197231DAcropolis sightsUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 9, 197244AArcheologists' milieuKeith BlakeWeng
Tuesday, August 3, 19715AAthens sightUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 9, 197177DGreek tourist sightsMarian PearceWeng
Sunday, December 15, 196828DRelics of the pastDiana SessionsFarrar
Wednesday, October 2, 196860ASabotages.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 22, 196737DTourist attraction.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tuesday, September 20, 196639AArcheologist's concern.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 2, 19669DSights in Greece and Rome.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, November 23, 196422DAngkor, for example.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 6, 196439AArchaeological find.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 6, 196425DSights for sightseers.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, January 26, 196413DRemains of early eras.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tuesday, September 25, 196224AKarnak attractions.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 19, 196224DSights at Troy.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, October 1, 196134ATourist sights.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, February 17, 196126AKarnak attraction.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 16, 195918DArcheological find.UnknownFarrar