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30 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, September 15, 201019AHoratio who wrote about down-and-out boysZoe Wheeler, Brown University '12
Sunday, February 28, 201068DRags-to-riches author HoratioYaakov Bendavid
Sunday, April 5, 200938AWriter HoratioCharles Deber
Saturday, August 9, 200838A"Luck and Pluck" authorMark Diehl
Sunday, June 1, 200843D"Tattered Tom" authorPatrick Berry
Sunday, May 4, 200815D"Sink or Swim" authorRichard Silvestri
Monday, March 5, 200750D"Ragged Dick" writer HoratioFred Piscop
Thursday, January 11, 200741AAuthor of "Jed, the Poor House Boy"Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, January 1, 200685ATattered Tom's creator (5)Joe DiPietro
Sunday, November 6, 2005105D"Risen From the Ranks" writerElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, November 2, 200527DTattered Tom's creator (5)Randall J. Hartman
Tuesday, September 23, 200367A"Ragged Dick" author (3)Nancy Salomon and Gail Grabowski
Monday, June 16, 200353DAuthor HoratioNorma Johnson
Sunday, October 13, 200219DTattered Tom's creator (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, August 7, 20023DRagged Dick creatorRandolph Ross
Thursday, January 10, 200230ATattered Tom's creator (5)Alex Vaughn
Tuesday, November 27, 200112D"Ragged Dick" author (3)Ed Early
Thursday, December 21, 200056DPopular early serials writerManny Nosowsky
Friday, September 18, 199848DRagged Dick's creatorFrank Longo
Sunday, March 8, 199864DTattered Tom's creator (5)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, February 5, 199833AHiss in historyCathy Millhauser
Monday, August 25, 199730DCreator of the Ragged Dick booksRandall J. Hartman
Tuesday, December 19, 199550AWriter of boys' talesMarie Heller
Friday, November 10, 199560AInnocent Hiss?Bryant White
Sunday, September 17, 199554D"Luck and Pluck" writer (2)Stanley Newman
Tuesday, September 12, 199545A"Ragged Dick" author (3)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, March 12, 1995125A"Ragged Dick" writerCharles M. Deber
Tuesday, June 7, 199419ARags-to-riches writer (2)Ernie Furtado
Monday, April 4, 199459ARags-to-riches writer (2)Betty Jorgensen
Thursday, January 27, 199450A"Luck and Pluck" writer (2)Betty Jorgensen

61 results for ALGER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, December 13, 1992120D"Luck and Pluck" authorMichael PriestleyMaleska
Wednesday, September 18, 199128ARags-to-riches authorKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Monday, September 2, 199132ARagged Dick's creatorPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, March 17, 1991121ARagged Dick's creatorCharles E. GerschMaleska
Thursday, May 24, 199051DRags-to-riches authorNancy JolineMaleska
Sunday, March 4, 199088APhil the Fiddler's creatorJim BernhardMaleska
Sunday, January 14, 19909DPhil the Fiddler's creatorKay SullivanMaleska
Sunday, October 15, 198918A"Luck and Pluck" authorCharles M. DeberMaleska
Wednesday, October 4, 198967AAuthor HoratioJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, February 26, 198985ARags-to-riches authorWarren W. ReichMaleska
Monday, January 30, 198931ATattered Tom's creatorAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tuesday, November 22, 19881DCreator of Phil the FiddlerCharles B. WaffellMaleska
Friday, September 16, 198830D"Phil the Fiddler" authorRhonda KrausMaleska
Wednesday, August 24, 198834A"Luck and Pluck" authorSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, November 11, 198734DAuthor HoratioJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, March 9, 198725DAuthor of "Phil the Fiddler"Frank GearyMaleska
Monday, February 23, 198763A"Ragged Dick" authorBurnsMaleska
Wednesday, January 7, 198725D"Luck and Pluck" authorPeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, February 3, 19865DAuthor HoratioJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, July 31, 198383A"Ragged Dick" authorJim ModneyMaleska
Sunday, September 26, 198296DHe wrote more than 100 books for boysWilliam H. FordMaleska
Tuesday, April 13, 198213DWriter HoratioEli WesoffMaleska
Friday, April 2, 198240ATattered Tom's creatorTap OsbornMaleska
Tuesday, May 6, 198033ACreator of Tattered TomHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, August 14, 197955AAuthor HoratioGreenleafMaleska
Wednesday, May 23, 197915ARagged Dick's creatorRussellMaleska
Monday, April 24, 197844ARags-to-riches authorJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 1977124AHoratioWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, August 10, 197733AHe wrote "Ragged Dick"Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, May 1, 197731D"Luck and Pluck" authorElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Saturday, April 30, 19777AHoratio, the authorHarvey BergMaleska
Wednesday, January 19, 197716DWriter who inspired boysMichael J. PriestleyWeng
Friday, November 19, 197667AHissMike MillerWeng
Saturday, March 20, 197615AWriter HoratioAllan BlackmanWeng
Monday, August 12, 197437AMr. HissElaine D. SchorrWeng
Monday, June 10, 197418AAuthor of "Luck and Pluck"Herb L. RisteenWeng
Wednesday, December 29, 197124DWriter of boys' booksUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 16, 197167AWriter of boys' booksUnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 10, 197167AHoratioUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 3, 197013DWriter of success storiesUnknownWeng
Saturday, September 13, 19696DHoratio.UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 29, 196940AJuvenile author.UnknownWeng
Saturday, December 7, 196818AHoratio.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 18, 196827DAuthor Horatio.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 30, 196649ACreator of "Ragged Dick."UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 27, 196614DAuthor Horatio.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 7, 196549AAuthor of "From Rags to Riches."UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 22, 196440AWell-known author.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 20, 196439AHoratio.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 29, 196411DHoratio.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 29, 196422AFamous Horatio.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 22, 196471AFamous Horatio.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, November 12, 19619DAuthor of boys' books.W. E. JonesFarrar
Saturday, June 24, 196123AAuthor of many success stories.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 11, 196131ABoys' favorite author, 19th cen.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Wednesday, May 3, 196153DRags-to-riches writer.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 26, 196012DWriter of boys' books.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 14, 195960AU. S. writer (1834–99).UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 14, 195942AOld-time juvenile author.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 19, 195939AScrivener Horatio.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 11, 19599DCity of N. Africa: Fr.Jules ArensbergFarrar