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35 Results for MERITS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, January 27, 201528AScouts earn them (2)James Tuttle
Thursday, November 27, 201418APlusesStanley Newman
Monday, October 28, 201346DScouts earn them (2)Ed Sessa
Sunday, July 19, 200977AGood pointsLynn Lempel
Friday, December 16, 200540ACamel alternativesJoe DiPietro
Wednesday, August 17, 20056DHas comingKyle Mahowald
Tuesday, June 21, 200532DIs worthy ofNancy Kavanaugh
Sunday, March 11, 20011AVirtues (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, August 1, 199822AVirtues (2)Joe DiPietro
Saturday, April 25, 199856ABrownie pointsJim Page
Thursday, March 12, 199828ARequirements for some badgesFred Piscop
Wednesday, June 11, 199720ADeservesRich Norris
Friday, June 14, 199642ACase determinantsR. Norris
Sunday, June 2, 199699AImportant points in a legal caseR. Norris

2 results for MERITS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 13, 2014panda35DDeserves the title "mister"Mel Taub
March 31, 2013cryptic1AManuscript contains regressive tax rates (6)Richard Silvestri

19 results for MERITS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, October 19, 199340AIs worthy ofJoel DavajanTaub
Friday, December 25, 199225AIs worthy ofAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, January 22, 19869DEarnsJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, October 21, 198540AGood-conduct rewardsFrank GearyMaleska
Wednesday, January 19, 19839DSuperior qualitiesJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wednesday, December 22, 19826AEarnsHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, July 11, 198246DRatesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, April 19, 1981115DIs entitled toMichael PriestleyMaleska
Sunday, May 21, 197834AGood pointsElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Tuesday, October 2, 19738APraiseworthy qualitiesUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 17, 196332DDeserves.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tuesday, November 21, 196137DEarns.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 28, 195744DDeserves.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 16, 195610DActual facts, good or bad.Herbert LyleFarrar
Friday, November 23, 19517ADeserves.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 9, 195144AMarks of excellence.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 25, 194563ADeserves.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, September 23, 194517DDeserves.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, April 18, 194311DMarks of excellence.J. C. DoesburgFarrar