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99 Results for ALLEY

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

Tuesday, September 20, 201633DLocale for urban trash cansTracy Bennett
Wednesday, December 16, 201542AWhat a back door may open toPaula Gamache
Friday, January 25, 201322AIt has pins at one endJoe DiPietro
Sunday, June 26, 201133DWith 98-Across, showy playDavid Levinson Wilk
Wednesday, December 15, 201037APlace for a DumpsterJohn Lampkin
Sunday, August 9, 200977AIt may be blind (2)Patrick Blindauer & Andrea Carla Michaels
Sunday, January 11, 200950DPossible location for a back doorDavid J. Kahn
Saturday, January 3, 200946ANo place for a big rigPeter Wentz
Sunday, March 6, 200557DIt may be blind (2)John Greenman
Monday, January 31, 200519ABack street (2)Randall J. Hartman
Monday, June 21, 200426ABack street (2)Craig Kasper
Sunday, May 19, 200297AWay with strays?Cathy Millhauser
Wednesday, November 29, 200067AKegler's placePeter Gordon
Saturday, January 2, 199920DKind of cat (3)Rich Norris
Wednesday, October 28, 199838AStrike siteAlan Arbesfeld
Thursday, September 24, 199842ACommon trash can siteFrances Hansen
Sunday, May 18, 199733DPart of a tennis courtFrances Hansen
Sunday, April 27, 199776ABack way (2)Matt Gaffney
Tuesday, April 30, 19962DKind of cat (3)G. E. Paul
Sunday, October 29, 199520AKind of cat (3)Maura B. Jacobson
Tuesday, January 31, 199514ABack way (2)Albert J. Klaus

2 results for ALLEY from Variety puzzles.

August 19, 2012diagramless21APlace for garbage cansFred Piscop
September 12, 2004diagramless30ABowler's spotBrendan Emmett Quigley

76 results for ALLEY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, October 14, 199322A"___ Cat," 1962 songNancy JolineTaub
Sunday, June 13, 1993101AKirstie of "Cheers"Frances K. SchnitzerMaleska
Saturday, May 15, 19937DShubert ___Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, October 5, 199216A"Cheers" actressWalter CovellMaleska
Tuesday, May 12, 199242ASurface for bowlersBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, May 4, 199219ABowling laneMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Sunday, November 24, 199163ALong successor on "Cheers"Judith C. DaltonMaleska
Sunday, October 20, 1991142AKirstie of "Cheers"Calista LuminatiMaleska
Sunday, July 21, 199154DMr. OopVirginia YatesMaleska
Sunday, April 21, 1991112AKirstie from WichitaJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, September 23, 199016DKegler's venueLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, August 17, 199053DAllen had oneEli WesoffMaleska
Saturday, November 11, 198948DOop of comicsFrances HansenMaleska
Tuesday, March 14, 198946DKirstie of "Cheers"CohenMaleska
Saturday, June 4, 198850DNarrow streetRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sunday, May 8, 19882DBowling laneBette Sue CohenMaleska
Friday, August 1, 198642ALaneJim PageMaleska
Sunday, May 25, 198618A"Gasoline ___"Corinne J. NadenMaleska
Sunday, January 26, 19869AShubert ___, N.Y.C.Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, January 20, 198512DLarge playing marbleWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, August 2, 198442DPassagewayBrownMaleska
Sunday, July 10, 198327A"Gasoline ___"J. Samuel SmartMaleska
Sunday, November 7, 198283AWimbledon laneVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Wednesday, February 10, 198239APart of a tennis courtC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, December 20, 198165DTin Pan ___Ruth N. SchultzMaleska
Tuesday, June 2, 198142DPart of a tennis courtJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, May 31, 198149APlace for pinsRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, November 28, 198012DAllen's or Gasoline ___Eli WesoffMaleska
Monday, September 22, 19809DPlace for pinsJohnsonMaleska
Sunday, August 24, 198084DPart of a tennis courtJudson G. TrentMaleska
Saturday, July 21, 197920ASkittles enclosureWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, May 2, 197930DN.Y.C.'s Shubert ___JohnsonMaleska
Sunday, December 3, 197873DTin Pan or GasolineAlfio MicciMaleska
Thursday, January 5, 197845ANarrow back streetSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, August 17, 197628DBack wayAnthony B. CanningWeng
Wednesday, April 14, 197630DKind of catBert H. KruseWeng
Saturday, January 31, 19767DTin Pan or GasolineVirginia ButlerWeng
Thursday, January 15, 197630DAllen's or bowlingJean J. DavisonWeng
Sunday, March 23, 1975117DGasoline or Allen'sTom MixonWeng
Sunday, July 28, 197427AGasoline or ShinboneTanaquil Le ClercqWeng
Wednesday, July 24, 197460ABlind ___Dorothy CannanWeng
Wednesday, January 2, 197423DUp one's ___S. A. KayWeng
Monday, August 14, 19724DHome of many catsUnknownWeng
Monday, November 1, 197144ABlind ___UnknownWeng
Sunday, September 26, 197161DPlaying marbleVirginia W. SchneiderWeng
Monday, June 7, 197111DBowler's placeUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 26, 19716DTin Pan ___UnknownWeng
Sunday, October 18, 1970103APlaying marbleJoseph LaFauciWeng
Wednesday, July 16, 196927DPassage.UnknownWeng
Sunday, June 15, 196956APassagewayJohn D. OwensWeng
Tuesday, January 21, 19693DByway.UnknownWeng
Monday, November 11, 196812DWay.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 20, 19686DPart of a tennis court.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 21, 196763AWay.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Sunday, April 16, 196791DNarrow passage.Will WengFarrar
Saturday, August 14, 196565APart of a tennis court.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 20, 196464APassageway.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 22, 196422DSports place.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 16, 196467ALane of a tennis court.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 9, 196412DPassageway.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 16, 196332APlace for a game.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 11, 196353DPlace to play a game.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 23, 196195DLane.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thursday, March 3, 196042ABack street.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 3, 195828DPart of a tennis court.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Monday, March 25, 195718DSchubert ___.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tuesday, March 12, 195753APart of a tennis court.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, October 26, 195623DBack street.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 6, 195559ASmall street.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, July 26, 195541ALane on a tennis court.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
Tuesday, May 10, 195521AMr. Allen's former hangout.Marian MoeserFarrar
Tuesday, June 8, 19541AShooter, in marbles.Dorothy SmithFarrar
Tuesday, June 16, 195311DPart of a tennis court.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, December 26, 195046AAllen's former street.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 4, 194863ASally's milieu.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, April 2, 194475APart of tennis court.L. K. PetersFarrar

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