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109 Results for SHALE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, December 4, 20147DSomething settled long ago?Kacey Walker and David Quarfoot
Monday, December 1, 201440AMineral layer involved in frackingJohn Guzzetta
Sunday, October 6, 201372ARock used for flagstonesPatrick Berry
Monday, October 15, 201212DOil-producing rockTom Pepper
Saturday, June 27, 200957AOil source (6)Trip Payne
Sunday, April 19, 200979DFossil sourceWill Nediger
Friday, February 20, 200924DSlate, originallyPaula Gamache
Sunday, November 30, 2008100DFossil-yielding rockRichard Silvestri
Friday, March 3, 20063DShelf materialTyler Hinman
Friday, November 12, 200454AFossil mediumBrendan Emmett Quigley and Ethan Friedman
Wednesday, October 1, 200320AOil source (6)A. J. Santora
Saturday, September 6, 20035ABrick ingredientDavid J. Kahn
Friday, March 28, 200313AOil source (6)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, March 9, 200376APetroleum sourcePatrick Berry
Friday, August 2, 200233AMudstoneElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, December 5, 200143AOil source (6)Frances Hansen
Thursday, August 10, 200026DRock that may hold fossilsMark Diehl
Friday, October 1, 199912DSynfuel sourceJohn Wolting
Wednesday, October 14, 199833DOil source (6)Jay Sullivan
Saturday, October 25, 199747DKind of oilJohn Scott Marrone
Monday, February 19, 199615ALaminated rock (2)T. W. Schier
Monday, April 10, 199544DLaminated rock (2)Sidney L. Robbins
Sunday, January 16, 199421AOil source (6)Ernst Theimer
Thursday, November 25, 199353AEasily split rockJoy L. Wouk

3 results for SHALE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
December 12, 2010panda8ALeah's rockMel Taub
April 23, 2006diagramless31DOil sourceFred Piscop
April 27, 2003diagramless29DOil-producing rockFrank Longo

82 results for SHALE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, August 8, 199389DFissile rockTom UnderhillMaleska
Sunday, September 20, 199253AFissile rockJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, May 1, 199249DFissile rockBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, April 15, 199221DLayered rockEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, February 9, 1992138AClayey rockJohn GreenmanMaleska
Monday, November 11, 19916AOily stoneWilson McBeathMaleska
Sunday, July 14, 199131DLaminated rockBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, February 20, 199133AKind of oilWilson McBeathMaleska
Thursday, March 8, 199062AFissile rockErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, April 5, 198949DType of oilEdward BobbMaleska
Friday, September 23, 198826DFissile rockRita YelleMaleska
Tuesday, January 12, 198857DAn oil sourceJeanne WilsonMaleska
Monday, July 13, 198727DFragile layered rockRita YelleMaleska
Tuesday, October 15, 198516AFissile rockStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Monday, October 7, 19852DLayered rockElaine GeorgeMaleska
Friday, August 30, 19859DFissile rockWilliam CanineMaleska
Friday, May 17, 198566AFissile rockJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, March 25, 198555DCleavable rockEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sunday, December 16, 19849AOil sourceBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Saturday, September 22, 198425DFissile rockPeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, November 21, 198333ALayered rockMarie WestMaleska
Sunday, August 8, 1982133AOil sourceMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sunday, July 5, 198199AAn oil sourceJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, December 12, 198055ARock that splits into bitsC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, November 16, 198048AArgillaceous rockAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, July 27, 198074DA source of oilRichard SilvestriMaleska
Monday, April 14, 198048ALaminated rockIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sunday, April 22, 1979115DFine-grained rockNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Monday, February 5, 197960AFine-grained rockHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, June 18, 19786A___ oilTap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, May 11, 197840AFine-grained rockMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Saturday, March 4, 19782DOne source of oilGeherMaleska
Saturday, January 28, 197815APotential oil sourceWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, December 4, 197764AFissile rockA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, May 24, 197723AFissile rockFrank GearyMaleska
Tuesday, November 2, 197615AEasily split rockHugh McElroyWeng
Sunday, April 18, 197626AOil sourceHume R. CraftWeng
Tuesday, March 30, 197627AOil yielderDennis ListortWeng
Thursday, February 26, 197614AOil sourceDennis ListortWeng
Friday, December 12, 19751AFissile rockDennis ListortWeng
Monday, April 21, 197553DFissile rockReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Friday, April 4, 197552DOil rockHugh McElroyWeng
Sunday, March 16, 197524AOil sourceRuth N. SchultzWeng
Monday, March 10, 197524DSource of oilDorothy N. DavisWeng
Tuesday, December 17, 197448AOil-bearing rockVirginia ButlerWeng
Tuesday, June 18, 197441AEmergency oil sourceJack LuzzattoWeng
Thursday, March 28, 197450DKind of rockReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Saturday, October 13, 197312AClayey rockUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 5, 197240AFissile rockUnknownWeng
Thursday, May 27, 197124DOil sourceUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 8, 197048DFissile rockUnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 5, 197030DType of rockUnknownWeng
Monday, February 10, 196928AFine-grained rock.UnknownWeng
Thursday, January 23, 196919AType of rock.UnknownWeng
Thursday, January 16, 196939APorous rock.UnknownWeng
Friday, February 12, 196526DFissile rock.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 22, 196449DRock.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 15, 196444DFissile rock.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 26, 196348DFine-grained rock.Helen FasuloFarrar
Saturday, July 28, 196226AFissile rock.Diana SessionsFarrar
Monday, June 4, 196218AFissile rock.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, June 3, 1962107DFissile rock.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, April 25, 196110DFine-grained rock.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 18, 196135APetroleum source.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 2, 196038AType of rock.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 6, 195953DFine-grained rock.Harold T. BersFarrar
Monday, January 5, 195947DFine-grained rock.Ann GerlachFarrar
Thursday, October 17, 195742AFine-grained rock.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 24, 195757AFine-grained rock.Herbert LyleFarrar
Sunday, February 5, 195685ARock.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, December 18, 19552DPetrologist's concern.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, November 12, 195547ALaminated rock.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 27, 19557DFine-grained rock.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, July 22, 195550DFissile rock.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 19, 195541AFissile rock.Sidney LambertFarrar
Saturday, March 19, 19552DRock.Marian MoeserFarrar
Saturday, May 15, 195446DRock.Isaac KertFarrar
Sunday, November 9, 195261ARock.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, September 7, 195211ALaminated rock.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, April 27, 195234DFissile rock.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, February 21, 19511DFissile rock.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, February 25, 1945114AFissile rock.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar