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21 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, May 3, 201452DRhyme pattern at the end of a villanelleSam Ezersky
Sunday, November 17, 201321ACommon quatrain formJulian Lim
Wednesday, October 16, 201353DSimple quatrain form (2)Samuel A. Donaldson
Sunday, August 4, 20132DQuatrain rhyme schemeSteven Ginzburg
Monday, March 14, 201122ASimple rhyme scheme (3)Andrea Carla Michaels
Wednesday, March 11, 200959ASimple quatrain form (2)Caleb Madison
Thursday, August 7, 20081AQuatrain formPeter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Tuesday, April 15, 200823DSimple rhyme scheme (3)Ken Bessette
Wednesday, December 6, 200639ASimple rhyme scheme (3)Levi Denham

12 results for ABAA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, May 31, 1992121AScheme for FrostEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, October 19, 198935ARhyme schemePatterson PeppleMaleska
Sunday, March 29, 198713DRhyme schemeRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Sunday, June 16, 19857DRhyme schemeVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Thursday, May 5, 198318DRhyme schemeBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thursday, December 13, 197934DRhyme schemeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, December 25, 19781DRhyme schemeC. J. AngioMaleska
Friday, March 31, 197831ARhyme schemeGurnerMaleska
Tuesday, May 6, 197539ARhyme schemeWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Monday, October 11, 197154ARhyme schemeUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 22, 196723DRhyme scheme.William LutwiniakFarrar
Friday, July 22, 196645DRhyme scheme.UnknownFarrar