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11 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, September 4, 201431ASiesta shaderSamuel A. Donaldson
Sunday, November 11, 2012100AKahlúa and cream over iceElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, August 10, 201120AA Mexican might sleep under itElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, August 16, 200661ASpeedy Gonzales wearKevan Choset
Tuesday, February 15, 20053DShade maker for a siestaGene Newman
Monday, October 11, 19999DHat dance hatGregory E. Paul
Monday, July 26, 19994DTijuana topperM. Francis Vuolo
Thursday, January 14, 199941AMariachi topperRand H. Burns
Monday, November 4, 19964DHat for a siestaP. Wilson
Monday, August 21, 19958DPedro's hatSidney L. Robbins
Sunday, September 4, 199446A1953 Ricardo Montalban westernWayne Robert Williams

9 results for SOMBRERO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, September 20, 199319AChihuahua chapeauSidney L. RobbinsTaub
Friday, November 15, 199120AHidalgo's hatWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, September 14, 198328AMexican hat-dance itemDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Saturday, June 2, 197926AMexican millinery itemJack LuzzattoMaleska
Monday, May 25, 197028AFocus of a Mexican danceUnknownWeng
Saturday, January 16, 196532AKind of hat.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 18, 196447ACaballero's hat.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 12, 196365AHat.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 4, 196018AHeadgear in 72 Down.Diana SessionsFarrar