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203 Results for OPA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, February 1, 201548AW.W. II rationing agcy.David Steinberg
Sunday, November 30, 201479A___-Locka, Fla. (12)Matt Ginsberg
Friday, February 14, 201428AGramps, to G√ľnterBruce Haight
Friday, September 14, 201252D___-Locka, Fla. (12)Peter A. Collins
Saturday, February 18, 201219AW.W. II inits.Matt Ginsberg
Sunday, January 8, 201238AInflation-fighting W.W. II org. (2)Tony Orbach
Friday, November 11, 201148AW.W. II rationing org.Alex Vratsanos
Saturday, August 27, 201142AW.W. II agcy. (8)Ashton Anderson
Sunday, August 31, 20082DW.W. II agcy. (8)Alan Arbesfeld
Thursday, December 27, 200728AF.D.R. agcy.Jim Leeds
Thursday, April 27, 200639DW.W. II agcy. (8)George Barany and Michael Shteyman
Saturday, February 5, 200551DW.W. II agcy. (8)Sherry O. Blackard
Tuesday, June 8, 200431ACost-controlling W.W. II agcy.Ed Early
Tuesday, March 30, 200438A___-Locka, Fla. (12)Sarah Keller
Thursday, December 11, 200337DW.W. II ration board agcy.Ed Early
Tuesday, February 25, 200334A___-Locka, Fla. (12)Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, July 25, 200121A40's agcy.Richard Hughes
Sunday, April 29, 200185DW.W. II agcy. (8)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, January 7, 200110D___-Locka, Fla. (12)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, September 17, 200082D___-Locka, Fla. (12)Nelson Hardy
Monday, September 11, 200063D___-Locka, Fla. (12)Gregory E. Paul
Saturday, August 28, 199926AW.W. II agencyFrank Longo
Saturday, March 20, 199910DW.W. II agcy. (8)Chuck Deodene
Tuesday, December 8, 199818AF.D.R. measureFrances Hansen
Thursday, September 17, 199823A40's war agcy.Robert H. Wolfe
Monday, May 25, 199822AInflation-fighting W.W. II org. (2)William Canine
Thursday, March 12, 199811A___-Locka, Fla. (12)Fred Piscop
Saturday, July 26, 199749A___-Locka, Fla. (12)Richard Hughes
Wednesday, April 9, 199743DW.W.II agcy. (8)Norman S. Wizer
Friday, December 6, 199647A___-Locka, Fla. (12)M. Nosowsky
Sunday, November 3, 1996131DW.W. II org. (2)M. Nosowsky
Sunday, July 28, 19967D1940's inflation fighter: Abbr.N. S. Wizer
Friday, June 7, 199610D___-Locka, Fla. (12)M. Jones
Saturday, October 14, 199545DW.W. II agcy. (8)Alex K. Justin
Sunday, December 4, 199426AW.W. II org. (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Monday, August 8, 199439DW.W. ll agcy.Sidney L. Robbins
Saturday, April 23, 19943D_____-Locka, Fla. (12)Manny Nosowsky

3 results for OPA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 14, 2002diagramless16A___-Locka, Fla.Frank Longo
July 25, 1999panda3DA post office returning W.W. II letters?Mel Taub
November 1, 1998diagramless58A___-Locka, Fla.Frank Longo

163 results for OPA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, August 20, 199227D___-Locka, city in Fla.Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, August 6, 19921DW.W. II agcy.Walter CovellMaleska
Wednesday, July 8, 19929DW.W. II org.Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, June 30, 199232DW.W. II agencyJeff HerringtonMaleska
Thursday, July 18, 199135AWartime agcy.Robert KatzMaleska
Thursday, June 6, 199135A___-Locka, city near MiamiLois SidwayMaleska
Tuesday, May 28, 19916DGovt. agency in W.W. IIStanley GlassMaleska
Wednesday, January 30, 199125DAn org. under F.D.R.Arthur W. PalmerMaleska
Saturday, June 30, 19905DFed. regulatory agencyBernard MerenMaleska
Friday, March 30, 199049AW.W. II economic org.Rhonda KrausMaleska
Tuesday, February 13, 199062DW.W. II Govt. agencyArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Tuesday, December 26, 198951ARation-book agency of W.W. IIAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Saturday, November 4, 198961AFormer regulatory agcy.Bernard MerenMaleska
Saturday, August 12, 198919AW.W. II agcy.Bernard MerenMaleska
Saturday, March 18, 198917DFed. agency: 1941-46Eli WesoffMaleska
Saturday, March 4, 198922AW.W. II agcy.Robert KatzMaleska
Tuesday, July 19, 198851ARation-book agcy.Albert J. KlausMaleska
Thursday, November 5, 198756D___-Locka, Fla.JohnsonMaleska
Sunday, June 29, 1986116DW.W. II org.Edward MarcheseMaleska
Thursday, June 19, 198632AW.W. II agencyCharles E. GerschMaleska
Sunday, April 13, 198614DWilhelm's grandpaNorma SteinbergMaleska
Monday, February 17, 19867DW.W. II D.C. org.WhittenMaleska
Sunday, November 3, 198564A___-Locka, Fla.Wilson McBeathMaleska
Sunday, August 18, 198537AW.W. II org.Charles M. DeberMaleska
Friday, November 2, 198421AW.W. II agcy.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, May 24, 198452DW.W. II agencyAlfio MicciMaleska
Tuesday, April 3, 198410D___-Locka, Fla.Lois SidwayMaleska
Friday, March 9, 198430DW.W. II agencyWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, December 25, 198360AFormer U.S. agcy.Anne FoxMaleska
Friday, November 25, 198352AWartime agcy.WhitmanMaleska
Thursday, November 3, 198330AW.W. II agcy.Tap OsbornMaleska
Monday, March 7, 198312DW.W. II agencyWhittenMaleska
Saturday, October 9, 198223AW.W. II agencyWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, August 22, 198286ANew Deal agcy.Charles M. DeberMaleska
Wednesday, March 24, 198249D___-Locka, Fla.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, December 12, 198160DW.W. II agencyJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Wednesday, December 3, 198056D___-Locka, Fla.PollardMaleska
Thursday, November 6, 198050AWartime agcy.Victor GoldfarbMaleska
Monday, April 21, 198041AW.W. II agencyMarie WestMaleska
Wednesday, September 26, 197914D___-Locka, city in Fla.MeunierMaleska
Wednesday, March 7, 197959DW.W. II agencyA. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, February 2, 197912D___-Locka, FloridaJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sunday, January 28, 197958AW.W. II org.William LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, September 11, 1977126DW.W. II agencyAlfio MicciMaleska
Wednesday, May 11, 197733AFormer Federal agcy.Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, December 22, 197654AF.D.R. org.Sidney L. RobbinsWeng
Thursday, November 25, 197646DW.W. II agencyDeitmerWeng
Sunday, July 25, 197622AW.W. II agencyTap OsbornWeng
Saturday, January 24, 197662DAgency under F.D.R.Sidney NelsonWeng
Sunday, January 4, 19761AW. W. II org.Stanley GlassWeng
Sunday, July 27, 197591DRation-book agencyFletcher IngallsWeng
Tuesday, July 15, 19757DU. S. agency of the 1940'sGeorge MadridWeng
Friday, January 17, 197526AW. W. II agencyReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Thursday, November 21, 197445DW. W. II agencyDeWitt AndersonWeng
Wednesday, November 20, 197453DW. W. II agencyMary HarrisWeng
Sunday, October 20, 197410DW. W. II initialsBert RosenfieldWeng
Sunday, October 6, 197455DW. W. II agencyBert KruseWeng
Saturday, July 6, 197413AU. S. agency of '40'sEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Tuesday, June 11, 197457DW. W. II agencyJay SpryWeng
Thursday, March 21, 197461DW. W. II agencyBeverly J. SewardWeng
Sunday, October 14, 197398AW.W. II agencyJay SpryWeng
Wednesday, May 16, 197356DW. W. II agencyUnknownWeng
Saturday, April 21, 197339AF.D.R. agencyUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 25, 1973112DW. W. II agencyArnold MossWeng
Wednesday, June 14, 197234AF.D.R. agencyUnknownWeng
Tuesday, May 23, 197243DFormer U.S. agencyUnknownWeng
Monday, May 22, 19728DW.W. II agencyUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 21, 197151AW.W. II initialsUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 7, 197117AF.D.R. agencyUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 22, 19705DW.W. II agencyLouise EarnestWeng
Friday, May 8, 197058AW. W. II agencyUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 22, 197037AAgcy. of 40'sEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Wednesday, August 13, 196962DW.W. II agency.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 3, 196949AW. W. II agency.UnknownWeng
Saturday, July 20, 196861DW.W. II agency.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 30, 196812D1941 initialsEugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, November 25, 19676DW. W. II agency.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 16, 19676DW. W. II agency.Paul R. BarnesFarrar
Thursday, March 2, 196754AW. W. II agency.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 21, 19675DW. W. II agency.Louise EarnestFarrar
Monday, September 12, 19663DFormer govt. agency.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 28, 196623AWorld War II agency.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 14, 196635DInitials of 1941.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 18, 19654DGovt. agency, 1940's.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 15, 196437AWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 29, 196466DBureau of the forties.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 18, 196433AWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 4, 196420AFormer Gov't. agcy.Jean ReedFarrar
Tuesday, November 5, 196335AW.W. II agency.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, September 12, 196331AAgency of the 1940's.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 10, 196337AWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 17, 196242AAgency of 1941.Samuel DavisFarrar
Sunday, December 24, 196161D1941 agency.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, December 16, 196155AWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 13, 196164DWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 1, 19604DWartime price arbiter: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 28, 196057DWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 21, 19606DBureau of the 1940's.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 22, 196024AWartime agency: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 4, 195924DWorld War II agency.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 27, 195963DInitials of ration-book days.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wednesday, July 8, 195941AWorld War II initials.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, March 31, 195956DPrice agency initials.Walt ClarkFarrar
Sunday, March 8, 195951DWartime agency.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Thursday, January 22, 195916AWartime agency.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, December 30, 19581DW. W. II agency.Charles C. AllenFarrar
Wednesday, May 28, 195834AWartime agency.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tuesday, May 13, 195859DWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 4, 195860AAgency of ration-book days.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, March 2, 1958109AFormer agency.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, November 7, 195763DWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 23, 195799DWartime agency.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, May 12, 195784AWartime agency.Marion MoeserFarrar
Friday, February 8, 195749AWartime agency.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Sunday, April 1, 1956128DWartime agency.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, March 16, 195659DPrice-fixing agency.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 6, 195615AWartime agency.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, August 1, 195560DWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 25, 19556DRation book agency.John M. Holmes, Jr.Farrar
Monday, June 13, 195561DAgency of ration-book years.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
Friday, April 1, 195551AFormer Government agency.Gene KosicFarrar
Saturday, March 19, 195553DCoupon dispenser of former days.Marian MoeserFarrar
Sunday, January 16, 1955104DThe ration book agency.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, December 10, 195436ABureau of the Forties.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wednesday, October 6, 195454DFormer Government agency.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, July 10, 195440AWartime ceiling agency.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, September 9, 195359DWartime agency.Dorothy SmithFarrar
Monday, August 31, 195355DWartime agency.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sunday, August 2, 195358DWar agency.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, June 5, 195322AFormer Government agency.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 1, 195398AChester Bowles once headed it.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Tuesday, January 13, 195362DWartime agency.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sunday, January 4, 195364ABureau of the '40's.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Sunday, July 20, 195255AWartime agency.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wednesday, May 14, 195258DWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 17, 195257APrice control in 1942.Sam LakeFarrar
Thursday, January 24, 195227AFormer agency headed by Chester Bowles.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 21, 195110DFormer Government organization.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 29, 195162DPrice office before OPS.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 14, 195186AFormer Government agency.W. W. WordsworthFarrar
Tuesday, August 21, 195147AAncestor of O. P. S.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 25, 195143DO. P. S. predecessor.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 30, 195149AChester Bowles headed this.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 2, 195147AReplaced by the O. P. S.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 3, 19515DBowles' wartime bureau.J. F. KellyFarrar
Monday, October 2, 195039AWartime agency.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, June 25, 1950139DWartime agency.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, June 4, 19509DWar agency.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sunday, May 7, 195096AWartime agency.Alice H. CookFarrar
Sunday, December 25, 194913DWartime agency.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, September 4, 194910DFormer Government agency.William Spaar Jr.Farrar
Sunday, March 6, 1949108AWartime agency.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sunday, October 17, 194813DWar agency.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, December 29, 194661AWar bureau.Harriot CookeFarrar
Sunday, January 20, 194667AEmbattled U. S. Government agency.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, March 25, 1945141ABureau headed by Chester Bowles.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, March 18, 1945115AChester Bowles' bureau.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sunday, February 11, 19454DWar emergency agency.Waldo RansonFarrar
Sunday, December 17, 194492AChester Bowles' job.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, November 19, 194470ACeiling installers.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, October 3, 1943142AEnemy of inflation: Abbr.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, November 8, 194245AOur price-ceiling office.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, June 14, 19427DAnti-inflation agency.Charles Merz and Arthur Hays SulzbergerFarrar