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18 Results

3 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, November 3, 200227ABeats in battlePatrick Berry
Thursday, September 3, 199844DGets the better ofManny Nosowsky
Sunday, November 6, 199473ADefeatsA.J. Santora

15 results for WORSTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, August 18, 198444DDefeatsPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sunday, January 22, 198433AGets the better ofFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, July 31, 198359DDefeatsJim ModneyMaleska
Friday, May 15, 198128ADefeatsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, September 30, 197991DBettersTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Friday, May 6, 197722ADefeatsRobert W. SturgesMaleska
Sunday, December 14, 19751DDefeatsJack LuzzattoWeng
Monday, February 26, 197355ADefeatsUnknownWeng
Thursday, July 6, 197245ADefeatsUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 1, 197029ADefeatsA. J. SantoraWeng
Sunday, July 16, 196744ABests.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, January 21, 196524AGets the advantage of.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 22, 196349DDefeats.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 28, 196344ABests.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, July 15, 196268DDefeats.Jean ReedFarrar