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46 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, December 1, 201036A... of 1973Caleb Madison
Friday, May 26, 200663AOne out?Mike Torch
Tuesday, February 28, 200610DRip Van Winkle, notablyJim Hyres
Saturday, August 13, 200514DSurprise success (2)Bob Peoples
Thursday, December 18, 200311DPerson in 39-DownJohn Underwood
Thursday, November 27, 200365ACertain train carJoe DiPietro
Friday, May 26, 200043DSurprise success (2)Joe DiPietro
Monday, July 20, 199819ATrain car / Strips againMary E. Brindamour
Wednesday, May 10, 199539DTrain carJeremy Thomas Paine

37 results for SLEEPER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, October 3, 199314DPullmanWarren W. ReichTaub
Friday, July 30, 199344AAllen film: 1973Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Friday, July 9, 199341AEarly Allen filmTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, February 28, 199378DSurprise successKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Saturday, July 18, 19928DWoody Allen filmDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sunday, September 22, 199126AA Woody work: 1973Lawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
Saturday, December 1, 199045AUnexpected success*Alan ArbesfeldMaleska
Wednesday, February 14, 19904DBeauty, for oneJane S. FlowerreeMaleska
Saturday, December 28, 198510DUnexpected winnerWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, July 26, 19849DSurprising successMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Monday, April 2, 198438ASurprise successFred TooleMaleska
Tuesday, January 3, 19844DSurprising successMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Saturday, January 3, 198154ARuddy duckNancy McCarthyMaleska
Wednesday, December 17, 198020AAllen filmHoyMaleska
Sunday, March 25, 1979137AWoody Allen filmHenry HookMaleska
Saturday, June 25, 197723DUnexpected winnerHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Wednesday, March 23, 197744DSurprise hitA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, January 29, 197615DVan Winkle, e.g.DeWitt AndersonWeng
Tuesday, October 7, 197547AUnheralded successAnn JenkinsWeng
Wednesday, May 14, 197525AUnexpected successJean J. DavisonWeng
Friday, June 21, 197415DRailroad carJohn LandenbergerWeng
Friday, May 17, 197451ABeauty of fairy tale, e.g.Hallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Saturday, November 18, 197218ARip Van WinkleUnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 12, 19725DDark horseUnknownWeng
Friday, June 4, 197133AUnexpected winnerUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 1, 197065DPullmanA. J. SantoraWeng
Monday, May 16, 196620AUnheralded movie hit.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 3, 196434DUnexpected success.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 15, 196439DPart of a train.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 2, 19636DType of railroad car.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 29, 1962103ABrünnhilde, for one.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, March 16, 196216ARailroad tie.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 7, 196249ASurprise success item.Lee KochFarrar
Sunday, June 18, 196110DVan Winkle.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, May 13, 196121DUnexpected hit.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 10, 196123ASomething that achieves unexpected success.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 7, 1960105DRailroad car.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar