Pre-Shortz constructors

Cathy Allis Alan Arbesfeld Martin Ashwood-Smith James A. Brussel Tanaquil Le Clercq Charles M. Deber Mark Diehl Charles E. Gersch Bernice Gordon Peter Gordon Frances Hansen Kenneth Haxton Maura B. Jacobson Nancy Nicholson Joline Jordan S. Lasher Lynn Lempel Eugene T. Maleska Alfio Micci Jim Modney Stanley Newman Manny Nosowsky Jim Page Mel Rosen Nancy S. Ross Randolph Ross John M. Samson A. J. Santora Arthur Schulman Nancy Schuster Will Shortz Richard Silvestri Irene Smullyan Stephanie Spadaccini Mel Taub Will Weng Robert H. Wolfe

Constructor name information for these older puzzles can be unreliable. Data here goes back to Thursday, January 1, 1970.

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ConstructorPre-ShortzShortz eraTotal
Abelson, Virginia P.1111
Abramesco, Mona11
Adams22
Aidieur, Jackie11
Allen, Ronnie K.33
Allis, Cathy48488
Anderson11
Anderson, DeWitt1717
Angio, C. J.9393
Anstey11
Arbesfeld, Alan997106
Armstrong11
Arnold11
Arnot44
Arthur11
Ashwood-Smith, Martin76976
Asnas22
Atkinson, Nancy W.1414
Avery55
Babcock, David P.11
Baird11
Bamby11
Barkan11
Barkan, Samuel H.77
Barnes, Paul R.88
Baron22
Baron, Charles22
Baron, Louis1717
Barrick, James1313
Barrick, James & Phyllis88
Bartholomew11
Baumgarten, Sylvia11
Baxley, William2020
Beaman, Bert3535
Beaman, Ralph G.718
Beatty, James L.18220
Bellotto Jr., Sam10515
Benante, Catherine11
Bender, Janet22628
Bennett, Arthur22
Benshoof, Evelyn6969
Benson77
Beresin11
Berg, Emanuel55
Berg, Harvey22
Berman11
Bernhard, Jim11
Bernstein11
Bernstein, Margery44
Bevington11
Bitoni11
Black, Alex F.1212
Black, Victoria Black & Alex F.55
Blackman, Allan1717
Blake, Keith66
Blakeburn, Mark415
Blaylock, Brett A.88
Blum, Esther22
Bobb, Edward77
Boggs, June A.2828
Bohm, Thomas33
Bolognese-Lo11
Booker, S. E.22
Bowers, Lucile H.11
Boyle, Kevin3232
Bradford11
Bradshaw11
Braun22
Braun, Morton B.718
Brill, Jeanette K.79281
Brink11
Brobst, John22
Brooks, Gerald55
Brown77
Brumbauch22
Brussel, James A.1313
Bryan, Martin33
Buckler, Edward J.22
Burgener, Dale O.1616
Burlingame, Sandra22
Burns3636
Burns, Rand H.62127
Busch, Christopher11
Butler11
Butler, Virginia2222
Cable, Willemain O.22
Cain, Emory H.1010
Camp, Richard33
Canine, William65267
Cannan, Dorothy1212
Canning11
Canning, Anthony B.2525
Canyes, Manuel11
Carduff22
Carlyle22
Carter, Darrell J.11
Cerasoli11
Cevaal, Patricia A.1010
Chambrun, William A.11
Chervokas, John44
Church, Mildred11
Civen11
Clavan33
Clercq, Tanaquil Le44
Clinch11
Clonick, Joe20222
Coates, F.22
Coburn, William22
Code, Mary Ann11
Cohen22
Cohen, Barry L.66
Cohen, Bette Sue41647
Coleburn22
Colebury11
Collins, Marjorie K.22
Cometa55
Cook, G. G.22
Copps11
Corbett, Nancy A.112
Counts, Harold B.2424
Courtney, Roger H.10313
Covell, Walter33134
Coyle, Sally22
Craft, Hume R.99
Cromwell11
Crosatto, David99
Currier, Chet12618
Cuzzolina11
Dalton, Judith C.88
Daly, Eileen11
Daniels22
Datterlie11
Daubert11
Daughdrille33
Davajan, Joel279
Davis, D.22
Davis, Dorothy99
Davis, Dorothy N.33
Davison, Jean J.6262
Dean, Gayle29534
Deber, Charles M.181937
Deitmer11
Dempsey11
Deolise11
DeRosso, Joan55
Desiderio, Elio1111
Deutsch11
Devlin, Peggy99
DeWitt, Martha11
DeWitt, Martha J.6767
Diehl, Mark85159
Dillman, Robert101626
Donald, Lois11
Dorman, Mary66
Dowdall11
Dreyer11
Dreyer, John44
Duda, Frederick22
Duffy, Betty22
Dunn, Olive11
Dutting, Carol1010
Dwyer11
Earnest, Louise1111
Eastman, Wayne11
Edwards11
Eisenberg, Michael11
Eisner, Raymond F.3636
Elliott, Dorothy11112
Elvers, Lita M.55
Engler, Charles1313
Ernest11
Ettenson, Herbert66
Evans22
Evans, Gloria88
Exman11
Fabbroni, Mrs. John2020
Farmer11
Farrant22
Faruki, Ghulam Y.11
Fass, Martin22
Fauci, Joseph J. La1616
Federing22
Fehringer, Phyllis22
Felker, J. A.44
Fennessy33
Ferreira11
Fierman, Sophie2424
Finch11
Finch, John55
Fincus11
Finn11
Finn, Ben22
Fitzgerald, Caroline G.1212
Fliegner22
Fliegner, Samuel K.1616
Flowerree, Jane S.44
Ford, William H.22
Forestall22
Fox, Anne2525
Fraas66
Frank, Sidney22
Friedman, Ronald11
Fry, Frank11
Furtado, Ernie181230
Gaarder11
Gale, Violet22
Galef, David22
Galli, E. R.11
Gani, Yael11
Gans11
Gast, Sandra11
Geary11
Geary, Frank2525
Geher22
George, Elaine1919
Gerry11
Gersch, Charles E.101727
Gieschi, Fay L.11
Gillis, Barbara77
Gillis, Barbara Lunder1111
Girardi, Dan11
Girardi, Daniel4040
Glass, Stanley2626
Glasser11
Gleasser11
Godwin, Virginia44
Goldberg, Leonard33
Goldfarb, Victor44
Goldhirsch, Larry1212
Goldmann22
Gordon, Bernice8021101
Gordon, Gertrude11
Gordon, Grace M.11
Gordon, John11
Gordon, Peter117687
Gould, Katherine11
Graf, Sandy11
Graham, Ben11
Greene11
Greenleaf44
Greenman, John521264
Groat, Don1212
Gross, Dana22
Gurner33
Hales, John H.44
Hall11
Hall-Eastman, Wayne55
Hammond11
Hansen, Frances6940109
Harnes, Jack R.66
Harris11
Harris, Mary33
Hartman, Bill22
Hassinger33
Haxton, Kenneth19120
Hayward, W. W.11
Healy11
Healy, Terry22
Heinemann, William E.2121
Heller33
Herrig, Robert415
Herrington, Jeff16521
Hess11
Hickmott88
Higgins11
Hillis, Lois55
Hinish Jr., James E.99
Hinman, Betty1010
Hirschfeld, Ronald11
Hirschfeld, Ronald C.2121
Hitch, Norma11
Hodge22
Holland, Hugh P.33
Hollinger, Hal R.1010
Hook, Henry332558
Horiguchi11
Hosler33
Hoy66
Hoy, Timothy11
Huether, Francis11
Hunt, Jean M.66
Hurschmann, Jan11
Huskey, Margaret W.1919
Ingalls, Fletcher33
Izsak, S. Courtney22
Jacobs22
Jacobs, D.11
Jacobson, Maura B.59362
James33
Jamison Jr., Ross L.11
Janke33
Jarvis, William1515
Jenkins22
Jenkins, Ann2121
Johnson2929
Johnson, Reginald L.3636
Johnson, Threba88
Joline, Nancy Nicholson6148109
Jones3131
Jones, D.22
Jones, Lee11
Jones, R. S.22
Jordyn11
Jorgensen, Betty69877
Julius, Edward11
Jumonville11
Jumonville, Jack11
Justin, Alex K.51419
K.-Youritzin, Philip11
Kahan, Stephen11
Kansil22
Kaplan11
Kaplan, R.33
Katz, Robert73376
Kaufman, Alice H.99
Kay, S. A.22
Keith, Vaughn99
Keller11
Keller, Fred11
Kennedy, H. M.66
Kenworthy, Melvin2323
Killian11
Kingman, Margaret22
Klaus, Albert J.1154119
Koch, Audrey55
Koolyk, I. Judah4242
Kowals, Olga33
Kraus, Rhonda3838
Kruse, Bert77
Kruse, Bert H.5555
Krusemeyer, Mark11
Kurzban, Stanley A.88
Lacks11
Laczko, George1010
Lafargue, Joel D.51152
Laflin, John C.11
Lake, Sam11
Landenberger, John22
Lansing11
Lasher, Jordan S.6060
Laufer22
Lazer33
Leary, Betty44
Lechner, Jack22
Lee II, Donald V.22
Leemhorst, Joan P.11
Leggett, Margaret11
Leifer, Mike22
Lemmo, Jennie11
Lempel, Lynn26668
Lesko, Andrew22
Leslie11
Lewis11
Lewis, Adelyn99
Lewis, Barbara22
Lewis, Barbara H.11
Lewis, Timothy S.437
Lexau, Eileen121022
Lieblich11
Listort, Dennis88
Livingston11
Livingston, Jay347
Liwer, Jacques516
Lubbers, Bob145
Luminati, Calista1010
Lutwiniak, William250250
Luzzatto, Jack3737
Lytle44
Madrid, George1212
Madura33
Maleska, Eugene T.190190
Maloney44
Maluski, Geraldine Von22
Mandes Jr., Louis C.33
Mantoti, Charles J.11
Maramarco11
Marchese, Edward1111
Margetts44
Marston11
Massi22
Matonti, Charles J.77
Matwychuk, Paul11
Maurer, Michael S.61521
Maver44
Mayer, Robin D.11
Mazarakes11
McAulay22
McBeath, Wilson2828
McCain44
McCarthy, Nancy4747
McCormick, Cecil22
McDermott11
McDowell11
McElroy11
McElroy, Hugh1919
McIlrath, William S.1919
McInerney, C.1111
McKeon22
McLaughlin, Joseph33
McLloyd11
McSherry, Walter11
Meisler55
Meltzer22
Mercer, Jeffrey A.88
Meren, Bernard2929
Mermelstein22
Messenheimer, John D.11
Meunier33
Meunier, Valerie11
Meyer, N. M.1212
Micci, Alfio9111102
Miceli, Frank66
Miller1616
Miller, Gladys V.66
Miller, Manny11
Miller, Mike44
Minary, Ruth33
Misenko, Albert L.55
Mixon, Tom55
Modney, Jim14115
Moeser, Marion22
Moody, Mimi22
Moore, Mike11
Morse, Anthony55
Moss, Arnold2525
Murdoch, Mary M.1717
Murphy11
Murray, David A.22
Murrett, Timothy11
Naden, Corinne J.11
Naden, Corrine J.11
Nelson, Sidney44
Newell33
Newman, Stanley21820
Niederman, Derrick C.44
Nosoff, Frank33
Nosowsky, Manny8246254
Oberlander11
O'Brien, Edward J.99
Ochrymowych, Julian527
O'Neill, Mike11
Orna, Mary Virginia2828
Osborn, Stafford P.11
Osborn, Tap1101111
Osborne, Vincent L.2020
Page4949
Page, Christopher8816
Page, Jim3569104
Palmer, Arthur W.38139
Parris, Michael J.1111
Parsons, Hallie & Gerald2828
Pavane, Rosalind33
Pearce, Marian11
Pedersen77
Pedersen, Marjorie22
Pederson, Con3811
Pepple, Patterson3737
Perry, Judith22325
Perryman11
Petersen11
Petschke22
Pettigrew, Helen11
Philbrick, Jack22
Plackner, Jim55
Platt55
Plesinger11
Pollard33
Polvogt, Bill44
Pomerance11
Price, Peter E.11
Priestley, Michael J.77
Probst, Catharine Y. C.33
Prosser, John R.1010
Prystowsky, Bonnie S.123
Prytz, John1111
Quackenbush, Elizabeth M.22
Quivey11
Rabinowitz66
Rae44
Rampino, Michael A.3333
Rash11
Raventos, George66
Reddall, H. Hastings2727
Reed, Jean1717
Reich, Warren W.13114
Reichert44
Reid11
Rein11
Remignanti, Katherine Gould & Chris11
Remley66
Rheingold, Lawrence M.44
Rhoades, Norton1414
Rice, Maria G.22
Rickert44
Ridley, Christy5454
Rigby, Margaret22
Righter, Kathryn5555
Risley11
Risteen, Herb L.128128
Roarke, Jesse4848
Robbins, Sidney L.15350203
Robert11
Robertson11
Roby11
Rogers11
Rohleder, Jorgen11
Roop, Robert44
Roop, Robert Vaux11
Rosen11
Rosen, Mel231336
Rosenberg, Harriet Gilson2424
Rosenfield, Bert6060
Rosenthal, Evelyn B.99
Rosenthal, Jack22
Ross, Nancy S.342256
Ross, Randolph299101
Rubin22
Russell55
Russell, John11
Russo, Kathryn11
Sabin, Lou8129110
Samalin33
Sampson22
Samson, David J. Pohl & John M.33
Samson, John M.47148
Santora, A. J.13068198
Sard, Eugene11
Sawikin44
Scarato, Guido11
Scarato, Guido N.11
Schier, Thomas W.91726
Schneider, Virginia44
Schneider, Virginia W.11
Schnitzer, Frances K.44
Schorr, Elaine D.4949
Schulman, Arthur9110
Schultz, Ruth N.2121
Schuster, Nancy426
Schwarz, F. D.11
Schwarzbaum22
Scollen, Bill11
Scollon, Bill22
Scott11
Scott, Jay22
Scully55
Sefick, Bob2810
Sessions, Diana R.1010
Seward, Beverly J.1717
Shalom11
Shannon, James V.11
Shaw, Bruce R.22
Sheehan, Thomas99
Sheehan, Tom22
Shenk, Mike178
Sherwood, Christopher2222
Shipp, Bill11
Shipp, Dorothea E.63164
Shipp, John11
Shogry, Catherine11
Shore, Charlotte1313
Shortz, Will22
Sidway, Lois671885
Silverstein11
Silvestri, Richard4684130
Sinnreich11
Smart11
Smart, J. Samuel88
Smith, George Rose1010
Smith, Ruth22
Smith, Ward W.11
Smitonick, Dorothy17118
Smullyan, Irene1919
Snow, Peter G.2929
Snyder, Mary S.2121
Soloway, Shirley3434
Spadaccini, Stephanie83644
Sphicas, George P.1313
Springer, Barbara11
Spry, Jay1616
Sr., John S. Richter,11
Steele22
Stein11
Steinberg, Norma351752
Steinhardt, Jack L.3939
Stern, Edrico11
Sterner22
Stone11
Stone, Gene11
Stout11
Straka, Henry V.33
Strassheim22
Stryker, Floy44
Sturges, Robert W.55
Sullivan, Kay1919
Sussman, Leonard55
Swift, Peter7979
Tangredi44
Taub, Eva Pollack11
Taub, Mel81018
Teitelbaum, Maurice J.99
Tenfelde1111
Tepper11
Tepper, Ruth Lake44
Theimer, Ernst50151
Thornton, Peter T.11
Tilgner, Christine22
Tivin, Beverly33
Toole, Fred2828
Toro, Elmer55
Torrey11
Towle, Jonathan J.44
Trent, Judson G.5151
Treusch22
Tripp11
Trombley, Deborah Pelkey11
Troxell33
Trussel22
Tuckerman, Sara V.2929
Tyler, Brian G.415
Tyler, Eleanor11
Ullmen11
Underhill, Tom11112
Unknown12361236
Valence, Christine22
Vaughn, Keith33
Verdesca, Arthur S.281442
Vezendy, John11
Waffell, Charles B.314
Walker11
Waltuch11
Wargo, Martin J.11
Warriner, Cornelia66
Weakley, Barbara J.1919
Webb, Walter224
Weil44
Weng, Will11
Wesoff, Eli93194
West, Marie2121
Whelan33
Wherry, Jack55
Whit11
White, Bryant112839
Whitman66
Whitten5151
Whitten, Mary C.77
Whitten, Stanley B.9918
Whitworth11
Wilbur11
Wilkinson, S. E.1616
Williams, J. R.11
Willig, John44
Wilson11
Wilson, Jeanne2626
Wilson, William D.22
Winston, Carl H.11
Wiser11
Witt, Martha J. De11
Witte, Kenneth30333
Wittes11
Wizer, Norman S.171431
Wolfe, Robert H.236083
Wood, Nancy A.33
Woodard, Charles11
Worthing22
Woss11
Wouk, Joy L.1249133
Wray, Kevin55
Yaro, Elizabeth A.88
Yates, Virginia L.3838
Yelle, Rita1010
York, Deborah11
Young66
Yskamp, William J.33
Zimmerman, Robert21214