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60 Results for OCTAD

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, November 16, 201499DThe planets, nowAndrew J. Ries
Thursday, October 10, 201351AOxygen's electrons, e.g.Jeffrey Wechsler
Monday, October 24, 201157AGroup of eight (4)Lynn Lempel
Thursday, July 7, 201159AOne's pawns on a chessboard, e.g.Caleb Rasmussen
Wednesday, May 19, 20106AGroup of eight (4)Robert A. Doll
Saturday, December 19, 200935AOxygen atom's protons, e.g.Tyler Hinman and Byron Walden
Wednesday, September 30, 200917AThe Ivies, e.g.Kevin G. Der
Saturday, December 13, 20089DThe planets, e.g.Frank Longo
Monday, June 2, 20085AGroup of eight (4)Barry Boone
Sunday, December 9, 200711DSanta's reindeer, traditionallyPatrick Blindauer
Friday, December 22, 200624ASpider's legs, e.g.Mike Nothnagel
Saturday, January 29, 200520AFull set of bicuspids, e.g.Patrick Berry
Sunday, April 15, 200153DSanta's reindeer, e.g. (2)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, July 13, 200033ASquare dance groupRich Norris
Thursday, June 1, 200030ASanta's reindeer team, e.g.David J. Kahn
Tuesday, February 10, 199838DGroup of eight (4)John Greenman
Sunday, January 26, 1997103DRowing teamS. Elliott
Tuesday, May 24, 199446DSanta's reindeer, e.g. (2)Arthur S. Ash

42 results for OCTAD from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, September 3, 199255DSeries of eightEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Saturday, April 11, 19927DTwo foursomesDorothy ElliottMaleska
Sunday, February 23, 19929DGroup of eightJoy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, April 27, 199150DHexad plus duadDaniel GirardiMaleska
Friday, January 4, 199118ARowing groupErnst TheimerMaleska
Monday, August 3, 198732AGroup of eightJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Monday, November 24, 198613AGroup of eightSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, April 10, 198650DGroup of eightCharles EnglerMaleska
Sunday, February 9, 198685ASeries of eightAlfio MicciMaleska
Friday, January 24, 19866DGroup of eightKenneth WitteMaleska
Monday, November 12, 198420AEightsomeLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, June 29, 19836AGroup of eightDorothy ElliottMaleska
Saturday, November 7, 198164AGroup of eightRabinowitzMaleska
Wednesday, January 28, 198160AGroup of eightBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, December 7, 197932ASanta's reindeer, e.g.Jordan S. LasherMaleska
Monday, August 27, 197917AGroup of eightMeunierMaleska
Sunday, June 17, 197950AEight-PArt groupA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, June 10, 197956DGroup of eightMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Wednesday, April 12, 197864AGroup of eightJohn S. Richter, Sr.Maleska
Wednesday, March 22, 197857AGroup of eightJohnsonMaleska
Sunday, November 6, 197758AGroup of eightTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, April 7, 1974104AGroup of eightDorothea ShippWeng
Sunday, June 4, 1967102DEight things.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, December 16, 19656AGroup of eight.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 30, 196540AGroup of eight.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 6, 196558AGroup of eight.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 11, 1965132DSeries of eight.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Monday, December 14, 196450DSeries of eight.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 25, 196430DSeries of eight.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 9, 19629AGroup of eight.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 19, 196244AGroup of eight.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 11, 1960111DGroup of eight.Tom MixonFarrar
Sunday, September 11, 196052AGroup of eight.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wednesday, March 21, 195641AGroup of eight.Louis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, February 15, 19564DSeries of eight.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, September 5, 195476DGroup of eight.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Saturday, February 27, 195446DGroup of eight.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, May 10, 1953128DGroup of eight.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, July 4, 195236AGroup of eight.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 30, 1951120AEight.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, May 11, 194741ASet of eight.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, January 9, 194490AGroup of eight.Lester KeeneFarrar