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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, June 30, 201461AJackson 5 hairstylesEd Sessa
Tuesday, April 29, 201435ABig dos (4)Jules P. Markey
Wednesday, August 21, 201328DSome "Hair" hairdosJonathan Gersch
Monday, August 27, 201254AFrizzy dos (2)Michael Farabaugh
Saturday, August 25, 201260AThey get pickedCaleb Madison
Sunday, February 19, 201249AFrizzy dos (2)James F. C. Burns
Saturday, May 21, 201147DBig tops?Barry C. Silk
Sunday, January 9, 201178D"Hair" hairstylesPatrick Berry
Monday, September 6, 201025DHairstyles of Sly and the Family StoneRandall J. Hartman
Thursday, April 15, 201027ABig bushesBrendan Emmett Quigley & Joon Pahk
Sunday, January 31, 201061AThe Jackson 5 had fiveTony Orbach and Andrea Carla Michaels
Saturday, March 14, 200927APicked styles?Barry C. Silk
Sunday, June 22, 200864DThey were seen at Black Power meetingsPamela Amick Klawitter
Tuesday, May 15, 200718DHairdos for Jimi Hendrix and othersJohn Halverson
Sunday, July 2, 200668AThey go all out at beauty shopsElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, May 21, 2006105DBushes rarely seen nowadaysAshish Vengsarkar
Tuesday, December 27, 200520ABig 60's dosLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, November 8, 200531D60's-70's dosGail Grabowski and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, October 2, 2005117AThey give people big headsRandolph Ross
Tuesday, July 13, 200450DBig dos (4)Kevan Choset
Friday, February 22, 200227A60's dosElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, January 20, 200264DThe Jacksons once had themBrendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, December 28, 200127DBig dos (4)Manny Nosowsky
Tuesday, April 24, 200122ABig hairstylesTyler Hinman
Monday, March 30, 199851D60's-70's coifsElizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, March 20, 19981AJackson Five featuresMartin Ashwood-Smith
Thursday, October 24, 19969ABig dos (4)M. S. Maurer
Friday, May 31, 199646D"Hair" hairJ. S. Marrone
Thursday, October 13, 199451D60's hairdosManny Nosowsky

22 results for AFROS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, September 10, 199325DCertain hairdosBeverly J. SewardTaub
Monday, November 16, 199237DHair stylesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, May 15, 199249DMod hairdosMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Tuesday, May 12, 19925ABushy hairdosBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, January 26, 199264DEthnic hairdosCathy MillhauserMaleska
Wednesday, December 26, 199050DKin of dreadlocksBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, January 8, 199014AHair stylesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, December 20, 198949DHair stylesBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, March 16, 198745DWig stylesEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sunday, May 11, 198637DHair stylesVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Thursday, September 5, 198525ACertain hair stylesEli WesoffMaleska
Tuesday, December 13, 198334DSome hairdosHellerMaleska
Saturday, September 11, 198254DCertain hairdosAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, April 25, 198242AHair stylesJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, April 12, 198252DHairdosRobert KatzMaleska
Thursday, August 28, 198011DBouffant hairdosTepperMaleska
Thursday, July 6, 197844DHairdosMrs. John FabbroniMaleska
Wednesday, April 5, 197827DSome hair stylesAnn JenkinsMaleska
Thursday, December 15, 197751DCertain hairdosStephanie SpadacciniMaleska
Tuesday, September 26, 197248DHair stylesUnknownWeng
Friday, July 7, 197222AHair stylesUnknownWeng
Thursday, June 22, 197229DHairdosUnknownWeng