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129 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, October 19, 201328DWhere faces meetPeter Wentz
Monday, August 26, 201371AA cube has 12 of themIan Livengood
Sunday, May 19, 201349DNosesJean O'Conor
Thursday, February 21, 201325DSee 32-DownPaul Hunsberger
Saturday, September 1, 201223APrecarious positionsTim Croce
Wednesday, July 4, 201236DBarely beats (2)Caleb Madison
Sunday, April 8, 201254DDoes some yard workDaniel A. Finan
Thursday, November 24, 201129AParts causing paper cuts, saySharon Delorme
Friday, September 2, 20112DBall's lackTim Croce
Thursday, May 26, 201135DLips (3)Ashish Vengsarkar
Thursday, December 23, 201062ALips (3)Oliver Hill and Eliza Bagg
Monday, October 25, 20108DA hexagon has six of themJonah Kagan
Saturday, March 6, 201013DNips (2)Barry Silk
Saturday, November 21, 200923ASphere's lackGary J. Whitehead
Sunday, October 11, 200975DNoses out (3)Randolph Ross
Sunday, May 24, 200977DLips (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, September 24, 200832DOuter reachesLynn Lempel
Wednesday, March 21, 200751DBeats (out) (2)Ed Early
Wednesday, February 22, 200660AJust beats (2)Nancy Salomon
Sunday, January 22, 2006114A12 on a cubeGeorge Barany and Michael Shteyman
Sunday, September 25, 200531DBeats (out) (2)Matt Skoczen
Saturday, August 27, 200557ANips (2)Byron Walden
Wednesday, July 13, 200524DOuter limitsManny Nosowsky
Monday, February 21, 20056DA sphere lacks themSherry O. Blackard
Sunday, January 16, 2005125ACutting partsDamon J. Gulczynski
Tuesday, October 14, 20039ABarely beats (2)Fred Piscop
Sunday, August 3, 2003105DHead startsJim Page
Thursday, April 10, 200336ASkirtsChuck Menning and Mitch Komro
Monday, June 25, 200131DRimsStanley Newman
Monday, April 2, 200169ABorders (2)Peter Gordon
Saturday, July 3, 199914DThey may be filedDavid J. Kahn
Monday, June 21, 199932DNoses (out) (3)Gregory E. Paul
Saturday, June 19, 199924AMoves with cautionMark Diehl
Sunday, November 8, 199868DBeats by a hairFred Piscop
Saturday, October 24, 199830DNarrow surfacesRich Norris
Monday, June 15, 199850DNoses (out) (3)Nancy Salomon
Sunday, May 24, 199870ASinged parts, usuallyHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, February 3, 199864AThey're cutting, sometimesNancy Salomon
Tuesday, June 10, 199743ADoes some lawn workFred Piscop
Monday, April 15, 199635DBorders (2)S. L. Robbins
Tuesday, August 22, 199556DFringesGregory E. Paul
Friday, September 30, 19948DJust beats (2)Matt Gaffney
Sunday, September 25, 199470DBoundsNancy Nicholson Joline
Sunday, May 1, 199450DOutlinesPeter Gordon
Saturday, January 29, 199452AMoves cautiouslyBob Klahn

1 result for EDGES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
August 4, 2013panda58ATrims, as some shrubbery in LondonMel Taub

83 results for EDGES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, March 23, 199334DRimsPageMaleska
Sunday, November 1, 19921AAdvantagesCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Wednesday, August 19, 199252DPerimetersStanley GlassMaleska
Monday, June 1, 199232DBordersChristy RidleyMaleska
Sunday, December 16, 1990129AAdvantagesSandy GrafMaleska
Wednesday, May 9, 199071ABordersNancy JolineMaleska
Wednesday, May 2, 199062AAdvantagesPeter GordonMaleska
Saturday, July 1, 198946AMoves cautiouslyBetty JorgensenMaleska
Friday, April 7, 198920ABeats (out)A. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, November 4, 198813DRimsIrene SmullyanMaleska
Tuesday, September 20, 198871ALimitsBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, July 7, 198832DFlangesMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Saturday, July 2, 198854DBrinksBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wednesday, March 2, 198821ARimsWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Monday, April 28, 198644ABeats narrowlyBurnsMaleska
Wednesday, January 29, 198629DMoves graduallyMcLloydMaleska
Sunday, December 8, 1985103ASidlesLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, November 15, 198536AMarginsHickmottMaleska
Sunday, June 9, 1985119AAdvantagesSally CoyleMaleska
Thursday, May 9, 198567AMoves sidewaysHarold B. CountsMaleska
Saturday, February 18, 198422ARimsErnst TheimerMaleska
Monday, April 18, 19839ASidlesMarie WestMaleska
Monday, April 11, 198313DSidlesWhitmanMaleska
Sunday, January 9, 198365DTrims rimsLouis BaronMaleska
Sunday, June 20, 198245DDoes a lawn jobTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, May 2, 198218DSelvagesWilliam H. FordMaleska
Wednesday, April 23, 198030DSelvagesRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Saturday, November 10, 19792DRimsC. J. AngioMaleska
Saturday, October 20, 197937ABordersBensonMaleska
Friday, June 8, 197929DBordersJack LuzzattoMaleska
Sunday, March 4, 197980APuts fringes onMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sunday, November 12, 1978119AMarginsFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, July 30, 19787DBoundsJordan S. LasherMaleska
Monday, September 12, 197725DNoses outHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, March 29, 197732DFringesHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Monday, May 31, 197644APlain and deckleJay SpryWeng
Sunday, May 23, 197685DMoves graduallyJack LuzzattoWeng
Tuesday, May 18, 197637AMoves graduallyJay ScottWeng
Thursday, April 1, 197657DMarginsHenry HookWeng
Monday, March 15, 197613DSharpensNorma HitchWeng
Wednesday, December 17, 197567ASidlesWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sunday, April 13, 197585AMoves slowlyBob LubbersWeng
Saturday, April 27, 197459ARimsG. G. CookWeng
Saturday, March 18, 197220ACreeps slowlyUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 27, 197059AWins by a close scoreUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 7, 196944ARazor-blade featuresFrances HansenWeng
Saturday, October 25, 196945ABorders.UnknownWeng
Saturday, September 20, 196930DWins narrowly.UnknownWeng
Monday, April 21, 196930DBorders.UnknownWeng
Friday, March 14, 196913DBorders.UnknownWeng
Friday, February 21, 196962AMoves cautiously.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 20, 196832DMoves cautiously.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 14, 196825DExtremities.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 5, 196837ACreeps (up on).UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 4, 196853DMoves slowly.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 25, 196866AInches.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 11, 19686DMoves cautiously.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 26, 196767AMoves, in a way.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 13, 196755DOuter parts.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 19, 196758DSkating strokes.William LutwiniakFarrar
Thursday, March 16, 19675AFringes.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wednesday, February 1, 196740DPerimeters.Thomas E. DevlinFarrar
Friday, January 27, 196767ABorders.Rachel F. BakerFarrar
Friday, December 9, 196634DMoves gradually.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 8, 196638ABrinks.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 13, 196551DFringes.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 26, 196466ASharp sides.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 13, 1964151ASelvages.Anne FoxFarrar
Saturday, September 26, 196443ABorders.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 26, 196467ABrinks.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, August 16, 196332DBrinks.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 28, 1963116AFringes.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Thursday, March 7, 196363AFringes.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Monday, November 12, 196266AFringes.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 3, 196271DMargins.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, February 8, 196242AOutskirts.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, June 20, 196160AFringes.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 27, 196141ARims.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 20, 196152DBorders.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 23, 196129DSharpens.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 1, 196019DSharpens.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 26, 195936ARims.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 28, 195965AMoves along gradually.Helen SmathersFarrar