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205 results for ADAMS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Aug 30, 201870ANumber 2 or 6Grant Thackray
Sat Jul 15, 201736ABoston Tea Party leaderZachary Spitz
Sat Nov 28, 201527AAgent 86 playerNed White
Sat May 16, 201510DDouglas who wrote "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" (2)Byron Walden
Sat Dec 6, 201451ANumber one number twoJosh Knapp
Tue Aug 12, 20141DDouglas who wrote "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" (2)Robyn Weintraub
Sun Nov 6, 20114ASinger BryanElizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Oct 22, 201112DSecond or sixth in a seriesPatrick Berry
Mon Sep 21, 200922DJohn or John QuincyMark Feldman
Fri Jun 19, 20095D___ apple (3)David Levinson Wilk
Tue Sep 9, 200869A___ apple (3)Patrick John Duggan
Fri May 16, 200827AHe called the U.S. vice presidency a "most insignificant office"Kevin G. Der
Mon Jun 25, 20075AScott who draws "Dilbert"Kurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Mon Jun 18, 20071A#1 number two who became the #2 number oneRandall J. Hartman
Sun May 13, 20077ASubject of a David McCullough political biographyJim Page
Sun Oct 8, 200640DHemingway's "The Nick ___ Stories"Fred Piscop
Sat Apr 15, 200645ABond girl in "Octopussy"Bob Peoples
Sun Dec 25, 200546AOne working close to Washington?Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Mon Jul 4, 20051APresident before JeffersonNancy Salomon
Wed Apr 6, 200562AMonroe's successor (2)Michael Doran
Sun Jan 2, 200572DSee 13-DownPatrick Merrell
Sun Dec 5, 2004117AThe only U.S. president whose vice president ran against him to succeed him was John ....David J. Kahn
Sun May 2, 2004105AWriter Cecil of "The Straight Dope" (2)Derrick Niederman
Thu Mar 13, 20039ASubject of a 2001 best-selling McCullough biographyDavid J. Kahn
Sun Jan 12, 200396D"1776" rolePatrick Berry
Wed Jan 8, 200337DFirst vice presidentJames Rogers
Sat Aug 10, 200214ADon or JohnDana Motley
Thu Mar 21, 20029DPortrait on an old 2¢ stampPatrick Berry
Wed Jul 11, 20015ASmart player (2)Richard Silvestri
Sat Apr 15, 200042A___ Award (N.H.L.'s Coach of the Year trophy)Raymond Hamel
Fri Aug 20, 199910DSmart player? (2)Manny Nosowsky
Fri Feb 26, 199931A"Gunsmoke" DocMartin Ashwood-Smith
Thu Dec 24, 19989A"Watership Down" author RichardJim Page
Thu Aug 27, 199834ABoston Tea Party V.I.P.Henry Hook
Sat Jun 6, 199823A"Watership Down" novelist RichardRich Norris
Sun May 31, 199865A___ apple (3)Cathy Millhauser
Tue May 26, 199864ABrewer SamuelJonathan Schmalzbach
Wed Nov 12, 199726DPresident from BraintreeRandall J. Hartman
Mon Jun 2, 199753DRevolutionary leader SamuelGregory E. Paul
Wed May 28, 199749DMonroe's successor (2)Ed Early
Mon May 27, 199613AWashington's successorN. Steinberg
Fri Dec 8, 199511DHemingway's NickFrances Hansen
Tue Sep 19, 19954DName of two PresidentsJanet R. Bender
Mon May 1, 19956AJefferson's predecessorSidney L. Robbins
Sun Feb 12, 19955AApple varietyAlex & Victoria Black
Sun Jul 24, 199464D"Careless Love" novelist AliceMatt Gaffney
Fri Dec 3, 199341AWriter Cecil of "The Straight Dope" (2)Bill Click

1 result for ADAMS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 14, 1997cryptic29AChecks after a President (5)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

157 results for ADAMS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Aug 25, 19937DSecond U.S. PresidentEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Mar 4, 19935APresidential surnameAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Feb 21, 199389ACongressman Clayton Powell Jr. et al.Bert H. KruseMaleska
Thu Oct 31, 199129DCharacter considered to be Hemingway's alter egoBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Tue Jun 18, 19915DTarkington's "Alice ___"Jean M. HuntMaleska
Thu May 9, 19919AWashington's followerKenneth WitteMaleska
Tue Dec 25, 19904DSecond U.S. PresidentJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Nov 26, 199034DPresident Jefferson's predecessorPeter SwiftMaleska
Mon Oct 8, 199032ASecond U.S. PresidentFred TooleMaleska
Sat Jun 23, 199063AMaude or SamuelJesse RoarkeMaleska
Thu Sep 15, 198853DTea Party inciterKenneth WitteMaleska
Sat Jul 16, 198853AHe came on after MonroeJoe ClonickMaleska
Sun Mar 27, 198892ADeclaration signerBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Wed Jun 3, 198733AWashington's successorWilburMaleska
Thu Jan 29, 198737A___ appleEli WesoffMaleska
Thu Oct 23, 19866DTarkington's "Alice ___"Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon May 12, 198615AJohn Quincy ___Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Dec 22, 19855AFirst V.P.John M. SamsonMaleska
Fri Nov 29, 198525DSecond U.S. PresidentHarold B. CountsMaleska
Wed Oct 23, 198563A"Watership Down" authorMcKeonMaleska
Mon Oct 21, 198524DA Sam who damned the Stamp ActFrank GearyMaleska
Fri Aug 2, 198520AMaude of stage fameJesse RoarkeMaleska
Tue Jul 23, 198510DNo. 2 or 6Albert J. KlausMaleska
Mon Apr 15, 198531D___ appleNorman S. WizerMaleska
Thu Mar 8, 198437AFirst American minister to EnglandWhittenMaleska
Thu Dec 29, 198317AJoey or JulieEli WesoffMaleska
Sun Dec 18, 198376DSmith and BedeMartha J. De WittMaleska
Thu Apr 14, 198343DSmith and WestPetschkeMaleska
Mon Aug 2, 19821DPresident from Braintree, Mass.WhittenMaleska
Mon Jan 18, 198251DJohn Q.Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Oct 8, 198144A"Grandfather Stories" authorJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Sep 1, 19816DLeader of a "Party" in 1773Albert L. MisenkoMaleska
Thu Jul 2, 198134AAnsel ___, famed photographerRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Tue May 26, 198134D___ appleAudrey KochMaleska
Sat May 23, 19811APresident, actor or actressJoe ClonickMaleska
Thu Oct 2, 19804ATea Party leader: Dec. 16, 1773Eli WesoffMaleska
Sun Aug 24, 198079DInedible appleJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sun Aug 10, 1980121A___ appleMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Sun Jul 27, 198031AMonroe followerRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Mar 23, 1980129APresident: father or sonHal R. HollingerMaleska
Mon May 15, 197851A___ appleFrank GearyMaleska
Mon Feb 6, 19785AJohn, Henry, Sam or MaudeGrace FabbroniMaleska
Tue Dec 28, 19765DApple or aleDeWitt AndersonWeng
Wed Apr 28, 197625DJohnReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sun Apr 18, 197666DAuthor Samuel HopkinsHume R. CraftWeng
Tue Dec 30, 197534DF. P. A.Sara V. TuckermanWeng
Sun Nov 30, 1975119AWhite House nameWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Mon Nov 3, 19759AU.S. PresidentWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tue Aug 12, 19753DMaude of stage fameDorothea E. ShippWeng
Wed Jul 2, 197525DJohn or DonMargery BernsteinWeng
Sun Apr 20, 197515AU.S. PresidentMary M. MurdochWeng
Sat Dec 21, 197425DU. S. PresidentSara V. TuckermanWeng
Wed May 29, 19746APresidential nameA. J. SantoraWeng
Sun Dec 16, 197357AKind of aleBert BeamanWeng
Sun Jul 29, 197345ABede and SmithElmer ToroWeng
Sun Jun 3, 197386DWith 102 Down, an entertainerAnne FoxWeng
Thu Aug 10, 19725ARevolutionary leaderUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 4, 19725ADeclaration signerUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 14, 197173AU.S. PresidentGladys V. MillerWeng
Fri Oct 23, 19709AJames Truslow or John CouchUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 2, 197048DWhite House nameUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 15, 197021AN. H. peakBert BeamanWeng
Sat Jan 10, 197011DPresidentUnknownWeng
Sat Jul 5, 196910AU.S. President.UnknownWeng
Sun Jan 26, 196941APeak in the CascadesWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Dec 21, 196816APeak in the Presidential Range.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 12, 196836DMemorable stage name.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 5, 196818DName of two Presidents.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 28, 196846DPeak in New Hampshire.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 31, 196757APeak in N.H.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Jul 9, 196793AMonroe's successor.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Fri Aug 20, 19651AKind of apple.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 24, 196510DPresident.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 6, 196444AF. P. A.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Oct 14, 196451DWashington's follower.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 18, 196452DPart of F.P.A.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 28, 1964121DPresidential pair.Will C. WengFarrar
Fri Jun 19, 196411DKind of apple.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 3, 196319DFamous stage name.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 11, 19637D___ ale (water).UnknownFarrar
Mon May 27, 196333AName in theater lore.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 14, 19637D___ apple.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 24, 196223AEarly patriot.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 16, 196219AAbigail's White House husband.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Jul 12, 196131APeak in the Presidential Range.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 18, 19615AFamous American family.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 1, 19616DFPA.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Nov 26, 196055DU. S. president.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 28, 196030A___ apple.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 4, 196018APeak in the Presidential Range.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 28, 196017APeak in the White Mountains.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Mon Feb 29, 196026DPeak in the Cascade range.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 196076DPeak in N. H.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Aug 23, 195911DCascade peak.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sun Jun 28, 19599DPeak in the Cascades.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue May 5, 195911DDistinguished American family.Melville P. LiveranceFarrar
Wed Apr 8, 19596DF. P. A.Helen SmathersFarrar
Tue Feb 17, 195938APeak in the Presidential Range.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sun Feb 15, 195964AFamed family of patriots.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon Dec 8, 195842AGen. Persons' predecessor.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tue Dec 2, 195813DPeak in the Presidential Range.Madeline CorseFarrar
Mon Apr 28, 19586DOnly nonagenarian among U. S. Presidents (1735–1826).Sam LakeFarrar
Tue Mar 11, 195832DMount ___, peak in the Cascades.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 4, 195767AWhite House VIP.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 24, 1957121DPeak of White Mountain.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Jul 3, 195711DSherman ___.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tue Jun 25, 195748AWashington VIP.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Mar 11, 195741ABroadway's Daisy Mae.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Feb 22, 195726DPresidential assistant.Helen K. WhitmanFarrar
Sun Feb 17, 19576DPeak in the Cascades.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sat Nov 17, 195632AWashington V. I. P.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 11, 1956105DBooth Tarkington's Alice.Walt ClarkFarrar
Fri Nov 2, 195652DPeak of the Presidential Range.Alice SkodzusFarrar
Mon Sep 3, 195650DWhite House aide.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 24, 195612DPresidential Assistant.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Nov 20, 195524AWhite House aide.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Sep 28, 19551AAuthor of "Grandfather Stories."H. L. RisteenFarrar
Mon Feb 21, 195542DRecently resigned Army Counselor.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sun Oct 10, 195493AAssistant to the President.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Feb 11, 195447DSixth President.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sat Jan 23, 195451DWhite House V. I. P.Israel GitterFarrar
Wed Jan 20, 19545AEisenhower's right-hand man.Albert BlumFarrar
Sun Jan 10, 195411DOne of Ike's aides.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri May 15, 19535AWhite House V. I. P.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 8, 195348DChief of White House staff.Israel GitterFarrar
Sun Feb 1, 195320DAssistant to Eisenhower.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Jan 23, 195323DAssistant to Eisenhower.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Jan 10, 195356AN. H. Governor, Eisenhower's chief assistant.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sun Jan 4, 195373AOne of Eisenhower's chief aides.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Sun Nov 23, 195281DIke's campaign chief.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 19, 1952122DEisenhower's "Chief of Staff."Israel GitterFarrar
Thu Sep 4, 195226DGovernor in Concord.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 7, 19525AThe second or sixth U. S. President.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 6, 195214AAuthor of "Nearer, My God, to Thee."Ethel LeStrangeFarrar
Tue Nov 27, 195116AGovernor of the Granite State.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 24, 19519AStage name of Miss Kiskadden.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 5, 195116DGovernor at Concord.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Fri Jun 29, 195147AGovernor of New Hampshire.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon May 14, 195115AAbigail ___, mother of our 6th President.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 10, 195149DInformation Please expert.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Mon Mar 12, 195119DThe Maude who played "A Kiss for Cinderella."Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Nov 30, 19508AGovernor of New Hampshire.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 15, 19501AThe A in F. P. A.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 9, 194974AThe second or the sixth President.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sun Mar 13, 19497AAuthor of a famous diary.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Nov 28, 194875APresident during XYZ Affair.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Nov 14, 194841AF. P. A.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun May 16, 194827AMiss Kiskadden’s stage name.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Jan 18, 194823A"The Education of Henry ___."Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Oct 19, 194735DInformation Please standby.Alice CookFarrar
Sun May 11, 194748AOur first V. P.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Mar 16, 194797AOur second President.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Sep 2, 194550A"Information Please" expert.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Nov 19, 1944128DSecond President.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Oct 29, 194433DSecond U. S. President.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sun Oct 15, 194489DFadiman’s expert.Bert StoreyFarrar
Sun Sep 13, 1942118DSecond President of U. S.Agnes W. BartlettFarrar