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29 results for ANECDOTE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Mar 13, 201517ASpeech opener, often (2)Victor Fleming
Thu Jan 16, 201414ASpeaker's aidElizabeth A. Long
Wed Dec 26, 201220ASpeech opener, often (2)Dan Schoenholz
Sat Jun 23, 201238DToast lead-in, at timesLaura Sternberg
Fri Aug 5, 201140ASmall yarn?Barry Silk
Mon Jun 13, 201111DBrief story that might open a speechAlex Vratsanos
Tue May 4, 201038DShort reminiscenceDoug Peterson
Wed Jul 27, 200537DOpening of many a speechMichael Shteyman
Sun Feb 13, 200538ASpeech enlivenerDaniel C. Bryant
Sun Jun 9, 20022DFrequent speech starterRandolph Ross
Sun Jun 11, 2000114AGarrison Keillor specialtyNelson Hardy
Thu Apr 20, 200015DFunny little storyNelson Hardy
Sun Nov 28, 199986DPersonal accountCathy Millhauser
Sat Dec 10, 199447DShort storyBryant White

3 results for ANECDOTE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 11, 2012acrosticBWhat in Greek is literally "not published"Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Jan 22, 2006acrosticBEvidence for many an urban legend?Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Mar 8, 1998panda6DToe dance storyMel Taub

12 results for ANECDOTE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Dec 4, 19849DShort narrativeBette Sue CohenMaleska
Mon Sep 28, 19814DShort narrativeGrace FabbroniMaleska
Sat Apr 18, 198113ATale told by an oldsterKathryn RighterMaleska
Fri Jan 9, 19816DBrief, interesting taleDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Mon Aug 26, 197425DSpeaker's warm-up, oftenVictor GoldfarbWeng
Sat May 25, 196838DShort tale.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 9, 196547AM.C.'s forte.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 30, 196455ASpeaker's forte.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 8, 196420AEmcee's opening gambit.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Sep 17, 196330AStory.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 28, 19631ABit of table talk.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wed Apr 13, 19554DShort, short story.Mary D. WarnockFarrar