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

DateGridClueAuthor
Friday, December 12, 201445DBroadway character who sings "The Rumor"Evan Birnholz
Friday, October 3, 201429DMusical matchmaker (2)Tracy Bennett
Sunday, February 19, 201275A"Fiddler on the Roof" matchmaker (4)James F. C. Burns
Sunday, June 5, 2011109D"Fiddler on the Roof" roleYaakov Bendavid
Saturday, March 26, 201120ABroadway role for Bea ArthurBrad Wilber
Wednesday, March 16, 201113D"Fiddler on the Roof" matchmaker (4)Alan Arbesfeld
Friday, July 23, 201040DMatchmaker for Tevye's daughtersJohn Farmer
Sunday, September 7, 2008101DMusical matchmaker (2)Randolph Ross
Friday, March 9, 200745DFictional matchmakerRandolph Ross
Wednesday, September 20, 200632A"Fiddler on the Roof" matchmaker (4)Joe DiPietro
Friday, December 14, 200149AMatchmaker's monikerBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, June 20, 200134D"Fiddler" matchmakerJay Sullivan
Sunday, October 17, 1999170AButtinsky (2)Bob and Sharon Klahn
Sunday, June 27, 199946DButtinsky (2)Robert Malinow
Wednesday, January 7, 199855D"Fiddler on the Roof" matchmaker (4)Bob Klahn

9 results for YENTE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, September 19, 198766A"Fiddler . . . " roleCharles J. MatontiMaleska
Wednesday, September 9, 198739DMatchmaker in "Fiddler . . . "William CanineMaleska
Sunday, November 24, 198545DBusybodyCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Friday, April 26, 198542AMatchmaker in "Fiddler . . . "William CanineMaleska
Monday, November 5, 198432AAnatevka's matchmakerTangrediMaleska
Sunday, December 7, 198078AMatchmaker in AnatevkaJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sunday, June 13, 1976147AMatchmaker of "Fiddler"Frances HansenWeng
Thursday, September 25, 197518AMatchmaker in "Fiddler"Paul R. BarnesWeng
Sunday, June 24, 197351A"Fiddler" characterEugene T. MaleskaWeng