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129 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, December 24, 201415AOrigami bird (3)Adam G. Perl
Monday, May 12, 20143DMachine at a construction site (2)Gary Cee
Saturday, February 22, 20143DBig picker-upper?Evan Birnholz
Monday, May 13, 201316AMachine at a construction site (2)Allan E. Parrish
Thursday, November 15, 201254DIt may take a wrecking ballAndrew Reynolds
Friday, April 27, 201238DPart of a boomtown's skylinePatrick Berry
Friday, February 25, 201127DWashington Irving characterHenry Hook
Sunday, February 21, 2010101DStretch, in a wayEric Berlin
Sunday, May 3, 200997DStretch one's neckCaleb Madison
Sunday, April 19, 200944DOrigami figureWill Nediger
Sunday, June 15, 200828AStaple figure in origamiJeremy Newton
Thursday, March 27, 200849DWord defined by 20-, 36- and 51-AcrossJoe Krozel
Monday, July 23, 20076AWhooping ___ (2)Randall J. Hartman
Tuesday, February 27, 200765ATwist in order to see betterAllan E. Parrish
Sunday, July 16, 200617DOne doing heavy lifting (2)Ashish Vengsarkar
Monday, June 12, 200626DSee 33-DownCurtis Yee
Sunday, August 22, 200441DOrigami bird (3)Cathy Millhauser
Monday, March 8, 200462AWhooping ___ (2)Allan E. Parrish
Sunday, November 30, 200363DLifter-upperManny Nosowsky
Friday, May 16, 200344DOne doing heavy lifting (2)Michael Shteyman
Monday, March 11, 200225DOrigami bird (3)Peter Gordon
Saturday, January 20, 200147DDavitMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, January 31, 199945AWeight lifterManny Nosowsky
Monday, July 6, 199829DConstruction site sightSheldon Benardo
Sunday, August 10, 199780AStretch (4)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Saturday, June 21, 199730DStretch (4)Gerald R. Ferguson
Sunday, August 25, 19961AStretch (4)R. Silvestri
Tuesday, August 20, 19964D"The Bridge" poet HartS. Spadaccini
Tuesday, January 30, 199628ATV's Dr. Frasier___M. Skolsky
Wednesday, August 9, 199561AConstruction equipmentRichard Hughes
Sunday, July 16, 1995153AEndangered birdNaomi Geller Lipsky
Sunday, November 27, 199448AStretch (4)Jacques Liwer
Monday, March 14, 199432ASleepy Hollow schoolmasterErnie Furtado
Thursday, December 2, 199326DBrom Bones's preyRichard Silvestri

1 result for CRANE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
June 26, 2011diagramless60DOne doing the heavy lifting?Fred Piscop

94 results for CRANE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, July 12, 199318DHoistJames L. BeattyMaleska
Tuesday, January 5, 199327DWading birdAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Saturday, November 14, 199253DWhooping ___James L. BeattyMaleska
Friday, July 3, 199215AConstruction-site apparatusEli WesoffMaleska
Friday, March 6, 199223DRail's relativeBryant WhiteMaleska
Sunday, November 17, 1991137AConstellation GrusJune A. BoggsMaleska
Saturday, September 21, 199124DWeight lifterLouis SabinMaleska
Saturday, September 14, 199139AConstruction sightLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, December 5, 199013ABuilding-site sightNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Friday, October 6, 198925DStretch the neckMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sunday, August 6, 198955APoet Hart ___Kenneth HaxtonMaleska
Wednesday, February 22, 198935ALifting deviceBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, May 29, 19883DDavitJudith PerryMaleska
Wednesday, February 3, 198868ADerrickEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sunday, September 6, 198740DWeight lifterWillemain O. CableMaleska
Sunday, July 19, 198756DWading birdKathryn RighterMaleska
Sunday, May 10, 1987132AAquatic birdStanley GlassMaleska
Sunday, July 6, 198659DStretch one's neckBette Sue CohenMaleska
Saturday, November 2, 198541ADerrickEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, June 9, 198571DDavit, e.g.Sally CoyleMaleska
Wednesday, May 29, 198527DDerrickNorman S. WizerMaleska
Sunday, January 8, 198458DSleepy Hallow victimRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thursday, December 8, 198323DLarge wading birdAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, November 16, 198316AHoisting machineJohn GreenmanMaleska
Saturday, June 18, 198339DBustard's kinEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Saturday, December 4, 198246ALiftTreuschMaleska
Wednesday, December 1, 198222ALong-legged birdChristy RidleyMaleska
Tuesday, October 26, 198249AIchabod or StephenJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, May 5, 198229DStretch the neckPeter SwiftMaleska
Friday, April 2, 198230AHoistTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, September 13, 198144DBustard's relativeElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Sunday, February 15, 198188AHart or StephenJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Friday, March 9, 197955AHe wrote "Wounds in the Rain"Vincent L. OsborneMaleska
Friday, February 23, 197916ARubberneckC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, February 18, 197998DDavitSam Bellotto Jr.Maleska
Sunday, June 25, 197823DDerrickLouis BaronMaleska
Wednesday, June 14, 197815AWading birdJohnsonMaleska
Sunday, April 9, 19782DRubberneckChristopher BuschMaleska
Tuesday, December 13, 197755DWhooping oneRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Wednesday, January 12, 197733DStephen or whoopingEli WesoffWeng
Monday, June 28, 19766DWeight-lifterSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Tuesday, January 27, 197651DEverglades birdDorothea E. ShippWeng
Thursday, January 22, 197651ADerrickHenry HookWeng
Friday, January 9, 197638AConstruction-site sightBrian G. TylerWeng
Tuesday, June 10, 19751DLifting deviceAdelyn LewisWeng
Monday, April 21, 197517AWhooping or hoistingReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Wednesday, March 26, 197551AWhooping, for oneSamuel H. BarkanWeng
Friday, March 7, 197546DWriter StephenJack PhilbrickWeng
Wednesday, December 11, 19746DWriter StephenJim PageWeng
Saturday, November 9, 197459AWading birdAnthony B. CanningWeng
Tuesday, July 10, 197348AUse one's neckUnknownWeng
Monday, March 19, 197361AStretch one's neckUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 30, 197334DHoisting deviceUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 25, 197359AUse one's neckUnknownWeng
Thursday, September 21, 197232AWading birdUnknownWeng
Monday, May 1, 197239DIchabodUnknownWeng
Friday, August 20, 197131DLong-legged birdUnknownWeng
Monday, December 28, 197050DStretch one's neckMel RosenWeng
Sunday, January 18, 197076AUse one's neckThomas W. SchierWeng
Monday, December 22, 196926DHoisting device.UnknownWeng
Monday, November 17, 196934AHeavy construction rig.UnknownWeng
Monday, April 7, 196937AStretch forward.UnknownWeng
Monday, January 6, 196915DWhooping ___.UnknownWeng
Sunday, October 27, 1968144APart of the street sceneFrances HansenFarrar
Tuesday, August 27, 196816ABird.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 30, 196860DGantry ___Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, February 8, 196812DGantry feature.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 24, 196791ABuilder's equipment.Jean ReedFarrar
Wednesday, January 11, 196757AStretch out one's neck.George LaczkoFarrar
Thursday, December 16, 19657DRelative of the bustard.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 24, 196515AHoist.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 17, 196548ADerrick.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 1, 196442DLong-legged bird.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 27, 196448DLifting device.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 2, 19645ABig bird.Hume CraftFarrar
Sunday, September 8, 196362DHeavy-duty machine.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, June 17, 19635DMachine for lifting.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 22, 196245DLifting device.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Wednesday, September 12, 19628DStretch (the neck) forward.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 2, 196218AIrving's Ichabod.Alda ZimpelFarrar
Sunday, September 24, 196184ALifting deviceJack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, September 14, 196128DDavit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 20, 196174DPart of a gantry.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Friday, January 6, 196163AGreat blue heron.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 31, 196059AWhooping ___.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Saturday, February 27, 196031DWeight lifter.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 14, 196057DGantry.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tuesday, February 9, 196030AIrving’s Ichabod.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 30, 195915AStork.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 29, 195988DWading bird.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, July 26, 1959117DLifting device.E. J. WestFarrar
Saturday, July 4, 195923DLifting device.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 14, 195998ABig bird.Roberta MorseFarrar
Saturday, January 3, 195937AWhooping ___.UnknownFarrar