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215 Results for SOOT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, December 14, 201473AFire proof?Jim Peredo
Thursday, March 6, 201437DPipe buildupDaniel Raymon
Saturday, January 25, 201440DDiesel dischargeJames Mulhern
Saturday, December 14, 201351DFlue problemMartin Ashwood-Smith
Tuesday, July 9, 201359DChimney sweep's target (2)Kurt Krauss
Sunday, June 30, 201321AShade of black (3)Alex Vratsanos and Jeff Chen
Thursday, February 28, 201353DShade of black (3)Joe Krozel
Monday, January 14, 201358DChimney blackSteve Salmon
Sunday, December 23, 201232ASanta's bootblack?Joe DiPietro
Monday, October 29, 201248AChimney sweep coatingGareth Bain
Saturday, October 6, 201223ASweep spots?Steve Salitan
Tuesday, April 24, 201221AIt's found in stacks (2)Adam G. Perl
Sunday, December 26, 201020ALampblack (6)Darin McDaniel
Tuesday, September 21, 201021ABlackener of Santa's bootsAdam G. Perl
Monday, March 8, 201019AChimney grime (3)Stanley Newman
Saturday, December 5, 200958DFilm about a furnaceBrad Wilber
Friday, October 9, 200925ABurning evidenceDavid Quarfoot
Tuesday, February 10, 200917ALampblack (6)John Underwood
Wednesday, December 3, 200844ABlackener of Santa's suitMichael Blake
Monday, September 29, 200863AChimney buildupSharon Delorme
Saturday, September 13, 200850DSymbol of blackness (3)Will Nediger
Saturday, August 9, 200820AStack buildupMark Diehl
Thursday, May 15, 200849ASome particulatesElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, March 16, 200833DSymbol of blackness (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, June 14, 200718DSymbol of blackness (3)Donna Hoke Kahwaty
Friday, May 18, 200737ATarget of a sweepDavid Quarfoot
Monday, May 7, 200729DChimney sweep's target (2)Janet Bender
Sunday, October 22, 200626ADirty coat (2)Harvey Estes
Wednesday, July 19, 200656DLampblack, essentiallyAlison Donald
Saturday, May 20, 200636AShade of black (3)Bob Klahn
Tuesday, September 13, 200563ASweep's schmutzStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Thursday, August 4, 200510DEpitome of blacknessElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, March 20, 200541APipe residuePatrick Berry
Sunday, April 18, 200457AIt's found in stacks (2)Richard Chisholm
Friday, July 25, 200364AIt settles on sweepsMichael Shteyman
Sunday, November 24, 2002108DLampblack (6)Nancy Salomon and Lee Glickstein
Thursday, May 23, 200253D*Sweep ... coal ... SantaJohn Underwood
Monday, May 6, 200259AChimney grime (3)Peter Gordon
Friday, April 12, 20023DDirty coat (2)Manny Nosowsky
Saturday, January 13, 200141DPipe sullierRich Norris
Wednesday, November 29, 200037DSpot on SantaPeter Gordon
Tuesday, October 17, 200018AChimney residuePeter Gordon
Friday, December 31, 199929DSmog contributorPeter Gordon
Sunday, October 10, 19992DGrate stuffCathy Millhauser
Tuesday, June 29, 199919ASanta soilerArthur S. Verdesca
Friday, June 18, 199944AFlue buildupBrendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, May 28, 199932DLampblack (6)Joe DiPietro
Monday, May 3, 199911DCombustion byproductNancy Kavanaugh
Thursday, July 2, 199815ASanta's coat?Pat M. Hugel
Sunday, June 21, 199890ASanta's spot?Jim Page
Thursday, March 26, 199836AFlue residueCathy Millhauser
Tuesday, December 2, 199724AChimney accumulationAlan Olschwang
Thursday, September 25, 199755AWhat chimney sweeps sweepMark Diehl
Wednesday, May 7, 199718AChimney coveringDean Niles
Sunday, May 4, 199737DFire damageManny Nosowsky
Friday, March 28, 199726ALampblack (6)Jim Page
Saturday, November 16, 199615AFly ash (2)J. Page
Friday, June 21, 19961DAir particulatesG. R. Ferguson
Monday, April 22, 199657DChimney dirtS. B. Whitten
Monday, August 7, 199569AChimney grime (3)Sidney L. Robbins
Sunday, March 19, 199579AIt's found in a stackAlex K. Justin
Monday, February 27, 199533DLampblack (6)Sidney L. Robbins
Tuesday, June 28, 199410AStain on SantaJonathan Schmatzbach
Tuesday, April 26, 199438DChimney gritDavid Ellis Dickerson
Thursday, January 6, 199465AFly ash (2)Arthur W. Palmer

150 results for SOOT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, July 22, 19939AProblem for SantaArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sunday, March 28, 1993125ALampblackJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Tuesday, November 17, 199213DLampblackEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Saturday, November 14, 199270ACarbonaceous substanceJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wednesday, July 22, 199237DChimney dirtArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sunday, December 1, 199178AChimney problemRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Tuesday, May 28, 199124DChimney liningStanley GlassMaleska
Thursday, March 7, 199146AA pollutantEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, March 3, 199140ASanta's bane?Robert H. WolfeMaleska
Sunday, November 25, 199048AA concern of ecologistsHarold B. CountsMaleska
Wednesday, October 17, 199022ALampblackEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, August 16, 199054DPowdery carbonMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Saturday, May 12, 199051DFuliginous substanceJesse RoarkeMaleska
Wednesday, May 9, 199024DAir pollutantNancy JolineMaleska
Sunday, December 3, 198931AChimney liningMary M. MurdochMaleska
Saturday, August 19, 198957DFuliginous substancePatterson PeppleMaleska
Sunday, August 13, 198987ACarbon particlesNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Friday, August 11, 198962ALampblackHarold B. CountsMaleska
Tuesday, July 11, 198924ACombustion resultReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, May 3, 19892DWhat a chimneysweep sweepsKenneth WitteMaleska
Thursday, December 15, 198823ACombustion residueCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Wednesday, October 5, 19884DLampblackNancy JolineMaleska
Friday, October 30, 198752DA pollutantKathryn RighterMaleska
Friday, October 16, 198763ACarbon particlesWilson McBeathMaleska
Sunday, March 15, 19875DSweep's sweepsGloria EvansMaleska
Tuesday, March 10, 19872DChimney depositHarold B. CountsMaleska
Wednesday, February 11, 198759DChimney dirtWhittenMaleska
Sunday, November 30, 198628AA pollutantHarold B. CountsMaleska
Thursday, June 5, 198626DLampblackEli WesoffMaleska
Sunday, November 24, 198553AChimney sweep's targetCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Wednesday, August 14, 198548DSweep's substanceWhittenMaleska
Thursday, July 5, 198421DChimney sweep's baneCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Tuesday, April 24, 198424AGrimeA. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, April 20, 198435DChimney residueBrownMaleska
Tuesday, March 6, 19847DWhat a sweep sweepsJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wednesday, September 7, 198325ACharcoal dustJohn GreenmanMaleska
Saturday, July 9, 19838DCarbon particlesWilliam JarvisMaleska
Sunday, June 26, 198315DPollution factorJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Saturday, August 21, 198231DFireplace residuePeter SwiftMaleska
Saturday, August 7, 198259AFuliginous substanceWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, March 28, 198273DGrimeTom MixonMaleska
Tuesday, March 23, 198229DCarbon particlesNancy McCarthyMaleska
Wednesday, March 10, 198263AA problem for KringleI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Saturday, February 13, 198240DLampblackVirginia ButlerMaleska
Saturday, October 24, 198122ALampblackC. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, May 13, 198134AKringle's anathemaI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Friday, April 24, 198144AUrban polluterNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thursday, March 5, 198145DAir pollutantGerald BrooksMaleska
Thursday, February 26, 198149DLampblackC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, February 23, 198134AFlue depositMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Monday, February 2, 198143AFlue coatingC. J. AngioMaleska
Thursday, January 15, 198152DPollutantSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Wednesday, August 13, 198054DFuliginous substancePeter SwiftMaleska
Saturday, July 26, 198039APollution factorRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Thursday, July 3, 198025DChimney sweep's concernNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Saturday, June 14, 198023AChimney powderJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wednesday, May 28, 19801AChimney coatingJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sunday, October 7, 197966AFlue coatingReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, October 2, 197965ALampblackKathryn RighterMaleska
Saturday, July 21, 197952DLampblackWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, March 16, 197952DChimney stuffingMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Wednesday, December 27, 197838DSweep's concernHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, December 19, 19785DProblem for SantaRussellMaleska
Thursday, November 9, 197853DIt might soil SantaMrs. John FabbroniMaleska
Sunday, June 4, 197866DSandblaster's targetChet CurrierMaleska
Sunday, September 18, 1977110DChimney coatingBert H. KruseMaleska
Friday, September 9, 197724DSanta's laundry problemHenry HookMaleska
Sunday, August 21, 197790AGrimeJack LuzzattoMaleska
Thursday, August 18, 197761AGrimeHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, April 22, 197734DUrban dirtJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Monday, January 24, 197768ASanta's laundry problemHenry HookWeng
Friday, September 10, 197648AChimney outputEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Wednesday, January 14, 197618DRelative of fly ashJordan S. LasherWeng
Saturday, August 16, 197559DChimney substanceMillerWeng
Tuesday, April 22, 197549AAir polluterMaurice J. TeitelbaumWeng
Monday, March 10, 197563AChimney outputDorothy N. DavisWeng
Monday, September 16, 197454DChimney coatingEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Sunday, June 23, 197481AChimney outputFrances HansenWeng
Wednesday, August 22, 197339DChimney-sweep's targetUnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 10, 197372ABlack stuffUnknownWeng
Monday, January 22, 197348DChimney outputUnknownWeng
Monday, December 18, 197240DPollution factorUnknownWeng
Thursday, June 29, 19721AChimney dirtUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 28, 197219ALampblackMartin J. WargoWeng
Tuesday, February 8, 197250AFine ashUnknownWeng
Monday, August 30, 197144DSmoke byproductUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 23, 1971104AChimney outputHerbert EttensonWeng
Sunday, May 3, 197053DBlack stuffBarbara H. LewisWeng
Sunday, March 8, 197079AFireplace problemEva Pollack TaubWeng
Monday, August 4, 196929DColly.UnknownWeng
Sunday, March 30, 1969112DChimney dirtE. ToroWeng
Thursday, March 6, 196966ABlack stuff.UnknownWeng
Sunday, December 1, 196864AAir polluterW. A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Thursday, December 21, 196712DCarbon.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 25, 19676DCarbon.Eileen LexauFarrar
Sunday, June 18, 196738DCarbon.William LutwiniakFarrar
Monday, January 30, 196736ALampblack.Rachel F. BakerFarrar
Thursday, January 26, 196761AAir pollutant.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wednesday, December 28, 196659DCertain curtain decor.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 19, 19667DCarbon particles.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 12, 196627DCoal dust.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 8, 196656ACarbon.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 10, 196546AHousewife's problem.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 10, 196530DFireplace residue.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 9, 196442AFireplace residue.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 27, 196458DLampblack.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 19, 196468DLampblack.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, April 27, 196330DBy-product of smoke.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 20, 19622DLampblack.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 4, 196271ALampblack.Diana SessionsFarrar
Saturday, October 27, 196225AChimney grime.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 10, 196252DHousecleaning problem.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 20, 196210ASmoke deposit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 15, 196248ABlack stuff.Jean ReedFarrar
Thursday, April 26, 196239ACarbon waste.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, December 10, 196149ACarbon particles.Aida CromwellFarrar
Wednesday, November 15, 196158ABlack stuff.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 30, 196124ABlack dust.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 19, 1961101AUnburned carbon.LavengroFarrar
Sunday, May 22, 196050ACarbon.Tom MixonFarrar
Wednesday, November 25, 195953DImperfect combustion result.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 24, 195939AFireplace dust.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Friday, February 20, 195919AChimney sweepings.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, July 14, 195835DPowdered carbon.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 25, 195654DSanta's chimney problem.Diana SessionsFarrar
Saturday, October 29, 195545AChimney carbon.Mel TaubFarrar
Monday, August 15, 195511DPart of the smog problem.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 7, 195540DLampblack.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, December 25, 195446AChimney stuff.George HendersonFarrar
Sunday, September 26, 195467AHousewife's bete noire.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Saturday, September 4, 195434DBlack substance.Isaac KertFarrar
Saturday, August 14, 195448DWinter by-product.Marian MoeserFarrar
Thursday, July 8, 195424AChimney lining.Martin W. FreyFarrar
Wednesday, February 3, 195430DHousewife's woe.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 24, 195332ACarbon particles.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Monday, June 22, 195339DHousewives' headache.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, February 21, 195356DIngredient of smog.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, November 22, 195256AOne target of N. Y. C. cleanup campaign.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 27, 195265APart of the smoke menace.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 27, 195298DPart of the grime wave.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, September 2, 195175ACombustion problem.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, July 17, 195134DChimney residue.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 7, 195146DElement of smog.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 13, 195114DChimney lining.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, April 7, 195118DNew Yorkers breathe in much.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 7, 1951106ALampblack.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, May 15, 194942DBlack powder from carbon.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, July 4, 194879AChimney-sweep's haul.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, September 14, 1947114APart of smoke.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, November 1, 194275ASubstance from coal smoke.Helen SmathersFarrar