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114 results for ALGER

32 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Aug 14, 20166DRags-to-riches writer (3)Ian Livengood
Sun Apr 12, 201564DHoratio who wrote the Tattered Tom seriesJeff Chen
Wed Sep 15, 201019AHoratio who wrote about down-and-out boysZoe Wheeler, Brown University '12
Sun Feb 28, 201068DRags-to-riches author HoratioYaakov Bendavid
Sun Apr 5, 200938AWriter HoratioCharles Deber
Sat Aug 9, 200838A"Luck and Pluck" authorMark Diehl
Sun Jun 1, 200843D"Tattered Tom" authorPatrick Berry
Sun May 4, 200815D"Sink or Swim" authorRichard Silvestri
Mon Mar 5, 200750D"Ragged Dick" writer HoratioFred Piscop
Thu Jan 11, 200741AAuthor of "Jed, the Poor House Boy"Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sun Jan 1, 200685ATattered Tom's creator (5)Joe DiPietro
Sun Nov 6, 2005105D"Risen From the Ranks" writerElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Nov 2, 200527DTattered Tom's creator (5)Randall J. Hartman
Tue Sep 23, 200367A"Ragged Dick" author (3)Nancy Salomon and Gail Grabowski
Mon Jun 16, 200353DAuthor HoratioNorma Johnson
Sun Oct 13, 200219DTattered Tom's creator (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Aug 7, 20023DRagged Dick creatorRandolph Ross
Thu Jan 10, 200230ATattered Tom's creator (5)Alex Vaughn
Tue Nov 27, 200112D"Ragged Dick" author (3)Ed Early
Thu Dec 21, 200056DPopular early serials writerManny Nosowsky
Fri Sep 18, 199848DRagged Dick's creatorFrank Longo
Sun Mar 8, 199864DTattered Tom's creator (5)Richard Silvestri
Thu Feb 5, 199833AHiss in historyCathy Millhauser
Mon Aug 25, 199730DCreator of the Ragged Dick booksRandall J. Hartman
Tue Dec 19, 199550AWriter of boys' talesMarie Heller
Fri Nov 10, 199560AInnocent Hiss?Bryant White
Sun Sep 17, 199554D"Luck and Pluck" writer (2)Stanley Newman
Tue Sep 12, 199545A"Ragged Dick" author (3)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Mar 12, 1995125A"Ragged Dick" writerCharles M. Deber
Tue Jun 7, 199419ARags-to-riches writer (3)Ernie Furtado
Mon Apr 4, 199459ARags-to-riches writer (3)Betty Jorgensen
Thu Jan 27, 199450A"Luck and Pluck" writer (2)Betty Jorgensen

82 results for ALGER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Dec 13, 1992120D"Luck and Pluck" authorMichael PriestleyMaleska
Wed Sep 18, 199128ARags-to-riches authorKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Mon Sep 2, 199132ARagged Dick's creatorPeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Mar 17, 1991121ARagged Dick's creatorCharles E. GerschMaleska
Thu May 24, 199051DRags-to-riches authorNancy JolineMaleska
Sun Mar 4, 199088APhil the Fiddler's creatorJim BernhardMaleska
Sun Jan 14, 19909DPhil the Fiddler's creatorKay SullivanMaleska
Sun Oct 15, 198918A"Luck and Pluck" authorCharles M. DeberMaleska
Wed Oct 4, 198967AAuthor HoratioJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Feb 26, 198985ARags-to-riches authorWarren W. ReichMaleska
Mon Jan 30, 198931ATattered Tom's creatorAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Nov 22, 19881DCreator of Phil the FiddlerCharles B. WaffellMaleska
Fri Sep 16, 198830D"Phil the Fiddler" authorRhonda KrausMaleska
Wed Aug 24, 198834A"Luck and Pluck" authorSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Nov 11, 198734DAuthor HoratioJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Mar 9, 198725DAuthor of "Phil the Fiddler"Frank GearyMaleska
Mon Feb 23, 198763A"Ragged Dick" authorJames R. BurnsMaleska
Wed Jan 7, 198725D"Luck and Pluck" authorPeter SwiftMaleska
Mon Feb 3, 19865DAuthor HoratioJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Jul 31, 198383A"Ragged Dick" authorJim ModneyMaleska
Sun Sep 26, 198296DHe wrote more than 100 books for boysWilliam H. FordMaleska
Tue Apr 13, 198213DWriter HoratioEli WesoffMaleska
Fri Apr 2, 198240ATattered Tom's creatorTap OsbornMaleska
Tue May 6, 198033ACreator of Tattered TomHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tue Aug 14, 197955AAuthor HoratioR. W. GreenleafMaleska
Wed May 23, 197915ARagged Dick's creatorRussellMaleska
Mon Apr 24, 197844ARags-to-riches authorJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sun Sep 25, 1977124AHoratioWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Aug 10, 197733AHe wrote "Ragged Dick"Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun May 1, 197731D"Luck and Pluck" authorElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Sat Apr 30, 19777AHoratio, the authorBergMaleska
Wed Jan 19, 197716DWriter who inspired boysMichael J. PriestleyWeng
Fri Nov 19, 197667AHissManny MillerWeng
Sat Mar 20, 197615AWriter HoratioAllan BlackmanWeng
Mon Aug 12, 197437AMr. HissElaine D. SchorrWeng
Mon Jun 10, 197418AAuthor of "Luck and Pluck"Herb L. RisteenWeng
Wed Dec 29, 197124DWriter of boys' booksUnknownWeng
Wed Jun 16, 197167AWriter of boys' booksUnknownWeng
Wed Mar 10, 197167AHoratioUnknownWeng
Tue Nov 3, 197013DWriter of success storiesUnknownWeng
Sat Sep 13, 19696DHoratio.UnknownWeng
Thu May 29, 196940AJuvenile author.UnknownWeng
Sat Dec 7, 196818AHoratio.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 18, 196827DAuthor Horatio.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 30, 196649ACreator of "Ragged Dick."UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 27, 196614DAuthor Horatio.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 7, 196549AAuthor of "From Rags to Riches."UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 22, 196440AWell-known author.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 20, 196439AHoratio.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 29, 196411DHoratio.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 29, 196422AFamous Horatio.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 22, 196471AFamous Horatio.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Nov 12, 19619DAuthor of boys' books.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sat Jun 24, 196123AAuthor of many success stories.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 11, 196131ABoys' favorite author, 19th cen.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Wed May 3, 196153DRags-to-riches writer.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 26, 196012DWriter of boys' books.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 14, 195960AU. S. writer (1834–99).UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 14, 195942AOld-time juvenile author.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 19, 195939AScrivener Horatio.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 11, 19599DCity of N. Africa: Fr.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Jul 8, 195822AWriter Horatio.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Feb 7, 195853AWell-known Horatio.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Wed Dec 18, 195762AProlific writer of juveniles.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 8, 19576DAuthor of success stories.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 23, 195739AProlific writer of boys' stories.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 14, 19579DWriter of juveniles.Helen FasuloFarrar
Mon Feb 13, 195617ARags-to-riches exponent.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 31, 195522AWriter Horatio.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 26, 195440A"Luck and Pluck" author.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Apr 27, 195448DWriter of many success stories.William F. BulowFarrar
Fri Aug 7, 19531AU.S. Ambassador to Belgium.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 26, 1953142AHe wrote innumerable boys' books.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Dec 18, 195252ACreator of Ragged Dick and Tattered Tom.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 10, 195152DAuthor of innumerable boys' books.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 12, 195149ARags-to-riches chronicler.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 23, 195153DNon-bridge Horatio.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 29, 194877AClergyman who wrote 119 books (1832–99).Charles CrossFarrar
Sun May 27, 194539D"Sink or Swim" author, died 1899.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun May 14, 194457DNorth Algerian department.G. O. ButlerFarrar
Sun Oct 31, 194326AAuthor of over 100 books, died 1899.James E. KisnerFarrar
Sun Sep 20, 194285DAmerican author of boys' books.Louis ShieldsFarrar