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242 results for ABC

104 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Mar 21, 20181D"Black-ish" network (2)Laura Braunstein
Tue Feb 13, 201853AAirer of "The Bachelor" and "The Catch"Bruce Haight
Fri Dec 29, 201725D1970 Jackson 5 #1 hit (4)David Steinberg
Fri Dec 22, 201743A"Black-ish" network (2)Sam Trabucco
Thu Sep 7, 20171DKind of order ... or a hint to this puzzle's unusual constructionAlex Eaton-Salners
Sun Aug 27, 201736AEpitome of simplicity (21)Jeff Chen
Tue Aug 1, 20179D"The Goldbergs" networkJay Kaskel
Sun Mar 5, 201714DEpitome of simplicity (21)Timothy Polin
Thu Feb 16, 20174D"Modern Family" network (2)Keith Redwine
Sun Feb 12, 201768DSomething easy, so they sayLynn Lempel
Sun Dec 11, 201667AJackson 5 #1 hit (4)Tom McCoy
Sun Sep 18, 201698D"World News Tonight" airerJeremy Newton
Wed Sep 7, 201610DEpitome of simplicity (21)Kary Haddad
Thu Jun 30, 201651AStart of a familiar runJonathan M. Kaye
Fri Jun 17, 201646AExemplar of easeZhouqin Burnikel
Fri Apr 1, 201648A2 letters (2)Peter Gordon
Sun Mar 6, 201613D"Scandal" airerDavid J. Kahn
Wed Feb 3, 201662DEpitome of simplicity (21)Tom McCoy
Thu Nov 26, 201537AKindergarden song beginningEd Sessa
Wed Nov 25, 201541DDisney subsidiary (2)Duncan Kimmel and Clara Williamson
Wed Nov 5, 201455A"They're ___ Delicious!" (Alpha-Bits slogan)Gareth Bain
Thu Oct 2, 201451A___ bookDavid Woolf
Sun Aug 10, 20148DEpitome of simplicity (21)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Jul 1, 201445A"Modern Family" network (2)Gary Cee
Sun Jan 19, 201455AEpitome of simplicity (21)Dan Schoenholz
Fri Sep 13, 20139DDiane Sawyer's employerPatrick Berry
Sun Mar 24, 201315DAs easy as ___Dan Schoenholz
Tue Nov 6, 201213D"This Week" airerErik Agard
Sun Oct 14, 201267DEpitome of simplicity (21)Todd Gross
Wed Oct 10, 20121A1970 #1 hit with the lyric "Easy as ..."Pete Muller
Fri Apr 20, 20128DOriginal airer of "The Jetsons"Mike Nothnagel
Sun Mar 25, 201290DDisney subsidiary (2)Patrick Berry
Sun Mar 18, 201234AEpitome of simplicity (21)Mike Nothnagel and Byron Walden
Wed Feb 29, 201261D"Desperate Housewives" networkKevan Choset
Mon Jan 2, 201230DDiane Sawyer's networkPaula Gamache
Sun Aug 28, 20111D1970 #1 hit for the Jackson 5 (2)Patrick Berry
Thu Jan 20, 20111D2 letters (2)Michael Shteyman
Sun Dec 12, 2010119DSymbol of simplicity (2)Karen Young Bonin
Thu Dec 2, 201031AEpitome of simplicity (21)Joe Krozel
Sun Nov 14, 201028AEpitome of easePatrick Berry
Fri Nov 5, 201043ASee 37-AcrossMike Nothnagel
Sat Aug 28, 20107DEpitome of simplicity (21)Xan Vongsathorn
Wed Aug 18, 201036D"Happy Days" networkAlex Boisvert
Thu Jul 22, 20105A*Jackson 5, 1970Jeremy Horwitz
Sat Apr 17, 201013DFirst string? (2)Tim Croce
Tue Mar 23, 20108D"Dancing With the Stars" networkKurt Krauss
Thu Mar 11, 201048A"Alphabet web," to VarietyJohn Farmer
Fri Dec 18, 200932DFirst string? (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Nov 28, 200926AOpening stringKaren M. Tracey
Sun Sep 20, 2009121DSymbol of simplicity (2)Michael Ashley
Sun Sep 6, 200910D"Wagon Train" network, 1962-65Robert H. Wolfe
Tue Sep 1, 200930DEpitome of simplicity (21)Steven Ginzburg
Wed Jun 17, 20096DMultiple-choice choicesPeter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Thu May 21, 20091A1970 hit for the Jackson 5 (2)Patrick Blindauer
Sun Apr 12, 200942AEpitome of simplicity (21)Eric Berlin
Sun Dec 21, 200882AWith 83-Down, early learning aidElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu May 15, 200858D"Dirty Sexy Money" airerElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Mar 12, 20081D"Charlie's Angels" airerLarry Shearer
Tue Nov 13, 20071D"Dancing With the Stars" airer (2)Fred Piscop
Tue Oct 30, 20071DCharles Gibson's networkGary Steinmehl
Wed May 9, 20076D"Dancing With the Stars" airer (2)Patrick Merrell
Wed Nov 29, 20061D"Dynasty" airerBarbara Olson
Sun Sep 3, 200638AEarly run?Lee Glickstein and Ben Tausig
Fri Jun 9, 200618A___ Powers (negotiators between the U.S. and Mexico, 1914)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Apr 10, 20067D"Boston Legal" networkGary J. Whitehead
Sat Apr 8, 200611D"The Lone Ranger" airer, 1949-57Patrick Berry
Mon Jan 30, 200636AThey're "easy" to find in 17- and 53-Across and 3- and 24-DownAdam G. Perl
Fri Dec 23, 200535DFox competitorManny Nosowsky
Tue Dec 6, 200551A"20/20" network (3)Nancy Salomon
Mon Nov 7, 20056DNetwork of "Lost"Jay Livingston
Mon Aug 15, 200510AThe late Peter Jennings's networkLynn Lempel
Sun Mar 13, 2005114AEpitome of simplicity (21)Patrick Merrell
Tue Oct 5, 200411AEpitome of simplicity (21)James R. Leeds
Wed May 7, 200310D"One Life to Live" airerAlan Arbesfeld
Sun Mar 9, 20037DWhere "The Fugitive" aired in the 1960'sPatrick Berry
Sun Feb 16, 20031DEpitome of simplicity (21)Charles M. Deber
Tue Dec 17, 20026DEpitome of simplicity (21)Tyler Hinman
Sun Jan 27, 200226A"Roseanne" broadcasterPatrick Berry
Wed Nov 28, 200148AEasy threesome?Fred Piscop
Wed May 9, 200144ADisney division (2)Ethan Cooper
Sun May 6, 200187D"Marcus Welby, M.D." networkManny Nosowsky
Mon Dec 25, 200057DDisney division (2)Adam G. Perl
Sun Nov 12, 200086DEpitome of simplicity (21)Joe DiPietro
Tue Jun 20, 20001D"N.Y.P.D. Blue" networkNancy Salomon
Sat Jun 10, 200051DLeading lettersGlenton Petgrave
Sun Sep 19, 1999110ADisney acquisitionManny Nosowsky
Sun Sep 12, 199942AParadigm of easinessNancy Scandrett Ross
Tue Jun 15, 199941DAgatha Christie's "The ___ Murders" (2)Stephanie Spadaccini
Thu Feb 25, 19994DEpitome of simplicity (21)Jim Page
Tue Dec 23, 19971D"20/20" network (3)Fred Piscop
Fri Oct 31, 199721A"Rin Tin Tin" showerMatt Gaffney
Sat Apr 26, 199724ADisney owns itFrank Longo
Thu Mar 13, 199745DDisney acquisition of 1995Matt Gaffney
Fri Jan 10, 199721DEpitome of simplicity (21)A. J. Santora
Mon Jan 6, 199729DRoseanne's networkS. L. Robbins
Sun Dec 8, 19964DIts slogan was once "Wide world of entertainment"A. J. Santora
Thu Nov 21, 199657AAgatha Christie's "The ___ Murders" (2)M. Ashwood-Smith
Sun Nov 10, 19964DEpitome of simplicity (21)R. Hamel
Fri Mar 1, 199657DEpitome of simplicity (21)Charles E. Gersch
Sun Nov 19, 1995120A1970 Jackson 5 hit (4)Cathy Millhauser
Wed Aug 9, 199555DBroadcast channelRichard Hughes
Sun Apr 9, 19951AJackson 5 hit of 1970Cathy Millhauser
Mon Nov 7, 199411A"20/20" network (3)Randall J. Hartman
Tue Apr 5, 199440D1970 Jackson 5 hit (4)Harvey Estes

5 results for ABC from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 28, 2013diagramless9AEpitome of easeFred Piscop
Aug 23, 2009diagramless51DEasy letters?Paula Gamache
May 31, 2009diagramless39A"All My Children" airerFrancis Heaney
May 18, 2008diagramless44AEpitome of simplicityJon Weems
Jul 29, 2007diagramless57A1970 #1 hit that begins "You went to school to learn, girl"Byron Walden

133 results for ABC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Nov 1, 199354DBasicsBetty JorgensenTaub
Fri Oct 1, 199346DParadigm of easinessRand H. BurnsTaub
Thu Sep 2, 199345AAlphabet startBill PolvogtMaleska
Wed Jun 9, 19939DNetwork for JenningsNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sat May 22, 199337DChristie's "The ___ Murders"Christy RidleyMaleska
Thu May 13, 199333AEasy as ___Jeanne WilsonMaleska
Thu May 6, 199355DA networkMary S. SnyderMaleska
Mon Oct 19, 199258DPeter Jennings's networkMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Fri Mar 27, 199210DFirst of 26Tap OsbornMaleska
Thu Dec 19, 199158A___ PowersEli WesoffMaleska
Sun Oct 20, 199126ATV lettersCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sat Aug 31, 19911DChristie's "The ___ Murders"Kenneth WitteMaleska
Wed Feb 20, 19911DTV networkWilson McBeathMaleska
Wed Jan 2, 19916DBasic principleChristy RidleyMaleska
Wed Oct 17, 19901AJennings's employerEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Sep 7, 19901DNetwork for Peter JenningsEileen LexauMaleska
Sat Jun 9, 199023DA network logoBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sat May 26, 199031DTV networkMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Fri Mar 9, 199017AJennings and Koppel work hereWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Mon Jan 29, 19901DNetwork for KoppelSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Dec 11, 19891AIt's a startSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Jul 12, 19895DAlphabetic trioJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Sun Feb 12, 198915DStart of a child's songJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sun Jun 5, 198815DBroadcasting syst.Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Fri Apr 8, 198836ABasic factsEli WesoffMaleska
Thu Dec 31, 19879A"Dr. Seuss's ___"Christopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Dec 1, 19878DFirst lettersNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sun Nov 8, 19872DFirst of 26Richard SilvestriMaleska
Wed Jun 11, 19862D"Dr. Seuss's ___"WhittenMaleska
Mon Jan 13, 198662DStart of a kindergarten songS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Fri Nov 15, 19857D"Dr. Seuss's ___"HickmottMaleska
Sat Jan 19, 198521AChristie's "The ___ Murders"BrownMaleska
Tue Dec 18, 198414DKindergarten trioLouis SabinMaleska
Wed Jan 25, 198445ALetters for a beginnerMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Sun Dec 5, 198214AFirst lettersVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sat Sep 18, 19824DNetwork initialsBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun May 16, 198280AEasy as ___A. J. SantoraMaleska
Fri Mar 19, 19821A"Simple" lettersA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu Mar 18, 198228ARudimentsEli WesoffMaleska
Sat Jul 25, 198128DCosell's milieuA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Jan 7, 198160DStart of tot's refrainJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sat Jul 5, 198042ARudimentsElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Fri May 9, 198033A"The ___ Murders": ChristieRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Sun Mar 30, 198014ARudimentsAlfio MicciMaleska
Tue Dec 11, 19797DNetwork lettersSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Nov 16, 197951DStart of a tot's refrainDaughdrilleMaleska
Sun Jul 29, 197975AStart-off trioReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Fri Jan 5, 19792DAs simple as ___A. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Feb 14, 197822AStart of a kindergarten songC. J. AngioMaleska
Fri Dec 2, 197745AOpening trioWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue May 10, 197728ABasic principleMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Wed Jan 12, 197731AStarting lettersEli WesoffWeng
Mon Oct 11, 19761DBasic principleMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sun Jun 29, 197535ATV networkA. J. SantoraWeng
Sun Jan 19, 197528ANetwork initialsJ. A. FelkerWeng
Fri Jan 17, 197540DAlphabet starterReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Mon Jul 29, 197457ARudimentsJay SpryWeng
Wed Jul 3, 197447ANetwork initialsDaniel GirardiWeng
Sat Apr 13, 19743DBasic principleDavid P. BabcockWeng
Tue Jan 15, 197443ATV networkEdward JuliusWeng
Fri Nov 2, 197357DRudimentsUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 28, 197334DRudimentsUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 19, 1973104AFirst 3 of 26Elaine D. SchorrWeng
Sun Jul 29, 197395DBasicsElmer ToroWeng
Sun Apr 8, 197393ARudimentsRonald HirschfeldWeng
Tue May 9, 197249AInitial trioUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 24, 197223AInitial trioUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 11, 197255ANetworkUnknownWeng
Mon Jan 31, 19726AFirst 3 of 26UnknownWeng
Tue Nov 30, 197122DInitial trioUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 21, 19715DEasy as ___UnknownWeng
Thu Aug 19, 197149AOne of the networksUnknownWeng
Sun Apr 4, 197110ABasic factCornelia WarrinerWeng
Wed Apr 15, 19707DInitial trioUnknownWeng
Fri Jan 10, 196946DBasic fact.UnknownWeng
Wed Nov 27, 19689DFirst principle.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 8, 196826ABlock lettersSara V. TuckermanFarrar
Sat Aug 3, 196828AThe beginning.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 21, 19686DInitial trio.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 6, 196810DInitial trio.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 21, 196810AFirst principle.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 10, 19671DSee 44 Across.David S. HogmerFarrar
Tue Sep 26, 19671DTV initials.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sat Jul 15, 196752ABlock letters.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu Jan 19, 196710AOne of the networks.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun May 29, 196684ATV initials.B. A. HeimbinderFarrar
Tue Mar 29, 19661ABeginning of wisdom.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 3, 196510ATV network.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 26, 196527ATV outfit.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 9, 19659DBowlers' group.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 5, 1964118DTV trio.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Jun 22, 196436DOne of the networks.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 9, 196447ABasic trio.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 29, 196431DTV initials.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 6, 196454ATV initials.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 12, 196333DTV monogram.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Tue Jun 18, 196361DAs easy as ___.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 19, 19637DAs simple as ___.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue Sep 25, 196251ATrio for beginners.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 23, 196246DLetter trio.Ruth M. McWhirkFarrar
Sun Aug 20, 196154ARudiments.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Thu Jul 20, 196127AThe basic facts.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 19, 196186ARudiments.LavengroFarrar
Sun Feb 12, 1961100APrimer letters.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Jun 24, 19609DType of book, a primer.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 8, 19609DTV monogram.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 2, 19596DSimple as ___.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 8, 195810DRudiments.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thu Sep 11, 19589DThe rudiments.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Apr 11, 19581AAbecedarian's start.Geraldine W. KingFarrar
Tue Mar 25, 195831AAs simple as ___.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jan 12, 1958104ARudiments.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sun Sep 15, 195784AInitials in entertainment.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Aug 25, 195794DFundamentals.Mel TaubFarrar
Mon Apr 15, 195733DBeginning of learning.Roberta MorseFarrar
Thu Jan 3, 195729AWell-known network.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Oct 16, 195624AAs easy as ___.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Sep 16, 195613DRudiments.Grace HosterFarrar
Wed Aug 8, 19561ASymbol of simplicity.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 1, 195640ASynonym for simplicity.W. S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wed Apr 20, 19554DBlock letters.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 30, 195429ABlock letters.Marion MoeserFarrar
Sat Jul 25, 19539DRudiments of any subject.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 15, 195343AImportant vitamins.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 15, 19538DThe rudiments of a subject.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wed Feb 20, 195226AThe rudiments of any subject.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 25, 195160DRudiments.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Sep 23, 195115DThe rudiments.Israel GitterFarrar
Tue Oct 10, 195030DRudiments.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 30, 195018AAlliance of South American powers, mediators between U. S. and Mexico, 1914.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sun Feb 19, 1950116AAs simple as ___.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Mar 26, 1944121AThe rudiments.Jonathan CrossFarrar
Sun Sep 13, 1942118AThe rudiments of any subject.Agnes W. BartlettFarrar