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24 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, July 18, 200944AIndications that things have changed?Joe Krozel
Thursday, July 24, 200311DWhat smudges may indicateRich Norris
Friday, April 26, 200212DErrata reducersManny Nosowsky
Thursday, March 28, 200249AWipeoutsManny Nosowsky
Sunday, April 15, 200177DSigns of censorshipRichard Silvestri
Saturday, July 15, 200061AStrikeouts?David J. Kahn
Tuesday, March 16, 199940DCrossword solvers' smudgesFred Piscop
Saturday, August 15, 199837DEvidence of changesRich Norris

16 results for ERASURES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, September 3, 19939DObliterationsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Saturday, August 14, 19939DTake-out places?Martin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
Sunday, May 16, 199370ADelers' choicesRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Thursday, May 24, 199044AObliterationsNancy JolineMaleska
Friday, April 21, 198939ADeletionsWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Friday, November 27, 198739DSigns of mistakesKenneth WitteMaleska
Saturday, August 21, 198253ADeletionsPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, August 5, 198120AResults of typists' errorsLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, October 15, 198038DTypists' headachesCharles J. MatontiMaleska
Saturday, July 19, 196959ABacktracking of a sort.UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 8, 19699DRemovals.UnknownWeng
Thursday, March 28, 196840DCorrections.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 2, 196784DObliterations.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, September 27, 196310DDeletions.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 14, 196338DEffacements.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 17, 196112DObliterations.UnknownFarrar