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22 Results

3 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, May 2, 201351DGeezersJosh Knapp
Monday, January 17, 201145AOld geezersElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, August 5, 200229DCodgersManny Nosowsky

1 result for COOTS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
October 10, 2004other12DOld lies that are slightly goonyLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon

18 results for COOTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, July 23, 198975DMud hensNancy N. JolineMaleska
Sunday, July 6, 198688AScotersBette Sue CohenMaleska
Tuesday, June 4, 198530DScotersJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, August 13, 198448DAquatic birdsEdward BobbMaleska
Monday, April 18, 197728ACodgers or birdsTap OsbornMaleska
Saturday, November 13, 197640DDucklike birdsAnthony B. CanningWeng
Monday, May 3, 197632AWater birdsMaurice J. TeitelbaumWeng
Monday, May 19, 197529DWater birdsElaine D. SchorrWeng
Friday, November 8, 196850DWater birds.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 12, 196830DOdd ones.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 12, 196549AScoters.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wednesday, October 2, 19639AWaterfowl.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, January 7, 196347ASurf ducks.Jean ReedFarrar
Monday, July 9, 196246DWater birds.Annamarie LobbFarrar
Sunday, May 22, 196092DRelatives of the rail.Tom MixonFarrar
Wednesday, December 23, 19599DRails.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 14, 195930DDiving birds.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 20, 195929AAquatic birds.Charles P. GerschFarrar