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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, March 4, 20156APiano exerciseJeff Stillman
Tuesday, January 6, 201543A1-10, e.g.Joel Fagliano
Sunday, June 29, 201412AMap feature (3)Byron Walden
Thursday, October 3, 20139DZodiac symbolEvan Birnholz
Thursday, September 5, 201350DUnion wage (2)Damon Gulczynski
Sunday, March 18, 2012105DItem at a bakeryMike Nothnagel and Byron Walden
Friday, July 15, 20115DRun from a pianistMartin Ashwood-Smith and Joe Krozel
Thursday, April 14, 201164ACommon bathroom sightPete Muller
Tuesday, January 15, 200813DSymbol of justiceStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Friday, September 14, 200710D100 to 1, e.g.John Farmer
Sunday, June 25, 200654DMusical exerciseJim Page
Saturday, June 24, 200648DPractice run?Harvey Estes
Thursday, March 30, 200645DUnion wage (2)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, February 5, 200656DReach the top ofEric Berlin
Sunday, December 25, 200531APeople aren't usually drawn to thisNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wednesday, January 26, 200550AActor's minimumStanley Newman
Thursday, May 20, 20049AMap feature (3)Greg Staples
Monday, March 8, 200416AWeigherAllan E. Parrish
Saturday, November 15, 20035DNothing special paywisePatrick Berry
Wednesday, July 17, 200227ALocker room itemPeter Gordon
Monday, July 1, 200218APostal deviceAllan E. Parrish
Friday, June 21, 20021DBathroom item (2)Bob Peoples
Sunday, June 9, 2002108APay arrangementRandolph Ross
Monday, April 8, 200250DClimb (2)Richard Chisholm
Friday, February 15, 20029AIt holds its weightSherry O. Blackard
Wednesday, August 1, 20015DMap info (2)William I. Johnston
Sunday, June 24, 200143AStep on it (3)Randolph Ross
Monday, January 22, 200169ABathroom item (2)Nancy Kavanaugh
Monday, January 15, 20019AItem a fisherman uses ... or removesJanet R. Bender
Thursday, September 28, 200038DMusic practiceFrances Hansen
Monday, December 27, 19995DRichter ___Gregory E. Paul
Monday, October 18, 199924AActor's minimum wageNancy Salomon and Karen Riekert
Sunday, September 12, 19995AStep on it! (3)Nancy Scandrett Ross
Saturday, January 16, 199937AMap feature (3)Rich Norris
Friday, October 2, 19988DStep on it! (3)John Wolting
Tuesday, May 20, 199755DUnion rateElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, November 28, 199654DPlate of salmon, e.g.B. Klahn
Sunday, May 12, 199652DDo to doR. Silvestri
Sunday, October 30, 19945DMap info (2)R.M. Hopkins
Friday, August 26, 19945AFish featureTimothy S. Lewis
Sunday, August 14, 199411ABasic wageDeborah Kathryn Trombley
Friday, July 29, 199441AThis puzzle's themeA. D. Cover
Sunday, March 20, 199495AClimb (2)Joel Davajan

5 results for SCALE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
October 14, 2012cryptic3DBalance plate of fish? (5)Rosalie Moscovitch
May 13, 2012mixup18AClimb / ShoestringsMatt Ginsberg
May 22, 2005diagramless20DDo, re, mi, etc.Brendan Emmett Quigley
March 3, 2002diagramless28DMap featurePeter Gordon
October 3, 1999diagramless19AWeigherFrank Longo

84 results for SCALE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, September 16, 199238AModel lead-inJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, April 13, 19929DPiano exerciseSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, March 22, 199278AGraduateBernard MerenMaleska
Sunday, February 16, 199226AIt carries a lot of weightJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, December 9, 199127AWeighing deviceAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, September 16, 199132ASurmount a mountGayle DeanMaleska
Friday, August 2, 199131DCartographer's concernPeter GordonMaleska
Thursday, April 11, 199118DClimbBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, February 10, 199128DSquamaBette Sue CohenMaleska
Saturday, August 11, 19906DAscendWilliam CanineMaleska
Friday, March 16, 199024APare downWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, March 31, 198919AAscend; climbKathryn RighterMaleska
Sunday, January 15, 19896ALibran symbolNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, January 8, 1989110AClean a flukeRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, April 3, 198726ABalancing deviceWalter CovellMaleska
Monday, March 2, 198714DMap featureSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, February 7, 198764AFrom do to doJonesMaleska
Sunday, January 4, 1987111AGarden pestJim PageMaleska
Sunday, October 19, 198640DGarden pestNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sunday, May 11, 198682ABalanceVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Friday, January 3, 198663ADo, re, mi . . .A. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, February 3, 198577DSquamaJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Saturday, October 27, 198420AClimbPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, October 24, 198426DPeel off, in a wayStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Sunday, May 13, 198437AClamberRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, March 2, 19847DGarden pestWhittenMaleska
Thursday, October 6, 198361AGarden pestAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, March 2, 198342ADieter's tormentorJohn GreenmanMaleska
Thursday, May 20, 198248DClimbFraasMaleska
Tuesday, March 23, 19825AFish armorNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tuesday, November 24, 198147DLibra holds itArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Monday, May 25, 19816AC to CI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sunday, April 19, 198130ASquamaMichael PriestleyMaleska
Thursday, February 26, 198131ADo to doC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, October 6, 198014AClimb up or overPeter SwiftMaleska
Tuesday, May 13, 198044ADo to doWaltuchMaleska
Sunday, March 9, 1980110DSquamaBert H. KruseMaleska
Thursday, January 10, 198054DClimbMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Friday, July 20, 197936DDo-to-do progressionRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wednesday, February 7, 19799ASquamaC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, December 4, 19781APiano exerciseJohn R. ProsserMaleska
Sunday, March 12, 1978114ALaminaWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, March 4, 197859ASquamaGeherMaleska
Tuesday, January 3, 19785ADrugstore fixtureH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sunday, November 6, 197764DProportionTap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, September 9, 197614AMusic student's concernGeorge RaventosWeng
Wednesday, August 25, 197648DClimbBert BeamanWeng
Monday, June 21, 197660AGraded systemReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Thursday, October 16, 197564AClimbH. M. KennedyWeng
Wednesday, June 4, 197546DFlakeSara V. TuckermanWeng
Thursday, January 9, 197517ANorm, as in wagesLouis C. Mandes, Jr.Weng
Sunday, July 28, 197430ATackle an AlpTanaquil Le ClercqWeng
Friday, February 1, 19745AClimbJames A. BrusselWeng
Tuesday, July 31, 197313DClimbUnknownWeng
Monday, June 18, 197346AClimbUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 28, 19729AClimbUnknownWeng
Thursday, July 8, 197144DAscendUnknownWeng
Thursday, June 4, 197026ASurmountUnknownWeng
Friday, May 29, 197035ADo a fish-cleaning jobUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 20, 197027DMusic-lesson choreUnknownWeng
Monday, February 9, 197053DClimbUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 18, 197011AClimbThomas W. SchierWeng
Tuesday, January 6, 197026DAscendUnknownWeng
Wednesday, December 3, 19695AMeasure.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 10, 19695AAscend.UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 15, 196911DPrepare fish.UnknownWeng
Monday, February 24, 196925DCartographer's concern.UnknownWeng
Saturday, June 1, 196851DBalance.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 1, 196754DClimb.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 27, 196714DMap maker's ratio.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Friday, October 20, 196764ASurmount.William LutwiniakFarrar
Friday, September 29, 19671DClimb.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tuesday, November 2, 196540DClimb.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 8, 196581DClimb.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, May 2, 1965124APiano exercise.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, April 23, 196521ABalance instrument.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 17, 196451DRange.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 15, 196316AGradation of speech sounds.Jules Arensberg and Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, September 23, 19621DBalance.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, April 2, 196156DGo up.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, February 5, 1961136ABalance.Dortha F. MarksFarrar
Monday, September 19, 196010DSequence of tones.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 4, 195913AClimb.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, March 15, 195939AGo up.Sidney LambertFarrar