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264 results for CAN

102 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Mar 10, 201840ACooler (2)Ryan McCarty
Sun Jan 28, 201863APink-slip (9)Priscilla Clark and Jeff Chen
Fri Jan 5, 20184DHeinieNed White
Mon Oct 2, 201736ACampbell's container (3)Trenton Charlson
Thu Aug 24, 201752DRecyclable itemNeil Patrick Harris and David Steinberg
Sat Jul 22, 201749DFire (10)Zhouqin Burnikel
Sun Jun 4, 20171DGive the ax (2)Tom McCoy
Mon Jan 23, 201754ABottle alternative (2)Bruce Haight
Wed Jul 6, 20169DSend packing (3)David Woolf
Sat Apr 16, 201618AHeadAndrew Zhou
Wed Mar 23, 201627APink-slip (9)Alex Boisvert and Jeff Chen
Thu Mar 5, 201563DFire (10)Jim Peredo
Sun Jan 4, 2015121DHas the ability toFinn Vigeland
Sat Mar 29, 20145D86Barry C. Silk
Sun Mar 23, 201428ALockupIan Livengood
Mon Mar 17, 201428APringles containerJohn Lieb
Sun Dec 22, 2013114APreserve, in a way (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Aug 30, 201326ARear (2)David Steinberg
Sun May 5, 20139DFire (10)Alan Arbesfeld
Thu Apr 11, 201336DSee 35-DownJim Hilger
Sat Mar 2, 201343ALavBarry C. Silk
Mon Jan 14, 201359DBottle alternative (2)Steve Salmon
Sat May 19, 20125DJunkPatrick Berry
Wed Mar 14, 201230APink-slip (9)Dave Sarpola
Sun Jan 22, 201247DFire (10)Adam Fromm
Sun Nov 6, 201138DNo-___-doElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Oct 30, 201185AAx (4)Andrea Carla Michaels & Patrick Blindauer
Thu Oct 20, 20117DPink-slip (9)Patrick Berry
Thu Sep 15, 201145ARear (2)Samuel A. Donaldson
Sun Jun 19, 201193AIs 83-AcrossPatrick Berry
Sun May 8, 201186APokey (2)Daniel A. Finan
Tue Mar 1, 201110DPokey (2)C. W. Stewart
Tue Dec 21, 20104DPink-slip (9)Alan Arbesfeld
Thu Aug 5, 201038APreserve (4)Gary J. Whitehead
Sat Feb 13, 201041APenAshish Vengsarkar
Sat Jan 30, 201050DPreserve ... or get rid ofMark Diehl
Fri Oct 30, 200946ABehindDavid Levinson Wilk
Sat Aug 1, 200937DFilm holderMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sun Jul 12, 200997ALet go (4)Alan Arbesfeld
Sat Jun 13, 200920ASack (3)Barry C. Silk
Thu Apr 16, 200947APink-slip (9)Oliver Hill
Wed Jan 14, 200934DFire (10)Oliver Hill
Sat Nov 22, 200852DPoky (2)Frank Longo
Sat Sep 13, 200842ACooler (2)Will Nediger
Thu Jul 31, 200846ALet go (4)Allan E. Parrish
Tue Apr 22, 200828DPink-slip (9)Nancy Salomon
Wed Oct 17, 20078DPoky (2)Paula Gamache
Mon Aug 27, 200762DSoup container (4)Steven Ginzburg
Mon Jul 30, 200744APull tab siteElizabeth A. Long
Wed Feb 21, 200713DGive the ax (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Oct 30, 200611DCampbell's container (3)Nancy Salomon
Tue May 2, 200631DOptimist's wordPeter A. Collins
Sun Apr 23, 200643AOne in a six-packJoe DiPietro
Sun Oct 30, 200542DReceptacle for some Halloween contributionsMaxwell H. D. Johnson Jr.
Mon Oct 17, 200559DPop-top's placeGregory E. Paul
Fri Oct 7, 200560DPreserve (4)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Sep 11, 2005112DDeep-six (2)Patrick Berry
Sun May 15, 200536AFilm container (2)Patrick Berry
Sat Jun 26, 200432AFire (10)Byron Walden
Thu May 20, 200442APreserve, in a way (3)Greg Staples
Mon Jan 26, 200424AFire, as from a jobPatrick Merrell
Sun Dec 28, 2003118DHoosegow (2)Seth A. Abel
Fri Oct 17, 200346ALet go (4)Bob Peoples
Mon Jul 7, 200322DJail, slangily (2)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Thu May 15, 200341AJail, slangily (2)David J. Kahn
Sun May 11, 20031APink-slip (9)Patrick Berry
Sun Mar 2, 200385DPreserve (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Nov 10, 200267DPositive thinker's wordCathy Millhauser
Thu Jul 19, 200135APink-slip (9)Marjorie Richter
Mon May 14, 200139ASoup container (4)Gregory E. Paul
Fri Mar 30, 200147ASend packing (3)Manny Nosowsky
Sat Jan 6, 200126ALet go (4)Joe DiPietro
Thu Nov 23, 200032ASack (3)Louis Hildebrand
Sat Oct 28, 200045AOil holderElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Oct 4, 200024AWhen repeated, a 1953 Cole Porter musicalAdam Cohen
Sun Jun 4, 200054DWhen doubled, a numberMartin Schneider
Wed Apr 26, 200018DPreserve, in a way (3)A. J. Santora
Tue Feb 8, 200049A1/24 caseFred Piscop
Sun Nov 14, 199949ASack (3)Lloyd E. Pollet
Sun Jun 13, 199949AFire (10)Rich Norris
Sun Jul 19, 199895DDumpNancy Salomon
Thu Jan 8, 199825ADeep-six (2)Nancy S. Ross
Mon Sep 22, 199741DSoup container (4)Gregory E. Paul
Sat Aug 30, 199733AFilm container (2)Matt Gaffney
Thu Jun 26, 199755AAx (4)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Thu Jun 5, 199726DFire (10)David J. Kahn
Sun Mar 16, 1997103AAx (4)David J. Kahn
Mon Mar 3, 199764DCampbell's container (3)Stephanie Spadaccini
Sun Feb 2, 199792APut upR. Silvestri
Mon Apr 22, 199647DJuice containerS. B. Whitten
Wed Dec 6, 19951DSend packing (3)Chet Currier
Mon Sep 4, 19958DDismiss, in slangRichard Thomas
Tue Aug 29, 199549ADismiss abruptlyJohn R. Conrad
Fri Aug 25, 199562DRecycled itemRich Norris
Mon May 29, 199518DPreserve, as vegetablesBernice Gordon
Sat Oct 29, 199453DHoosegow (2)Frank A. Longo
Fri Aug 19, 199455ACertainly mayMartin Ashwood-Smith
Fri Aug 12, 19945DPreserve (4)Norman S. Wizer
Tue Aug 9, 199427DFire (10)Jonathan Schmatzbach
Mon Apr 11, 199434ASoup container (4)Martin Schneider
Fri Feb 25, 19948DAx (4)Bob Lubbers
Sun Dec 26, 199339DFire (10)Tom Underhill

1 result for CAN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 19, 1997diagramless5APink-slipFred Piscop

161 results for CAN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Sep 28, 199353DPrepare tuna for marketBetty JorgensenTaub
Fri Sep 24, 199346AGive the pink slipC. McInerneyTaub
Fri Sep 10, 199361DWhere most tuna comes fromBeverly J. SewardTaub
Fri Jul 9, 199349AHoosegowTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Apr 17, 19934DJugKevin BoyleMaleska
Wed Feb 17, 199362AFireHarold B. CountsMaleska
Sat Oct 24, 199246AHalf a danceJack JumonvilleMaleska
Tue Feb 18, 199228APenPeggy DevlinMaleska
Fri Aug 23, 19916DPreserveDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Wed Jul 3, 199131DFireC. McInerneyMaleska
Tue Jul 31, 199055ADischargeMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thu Feb 15, 199018APut upAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sat Jan 20, 199052AReceptacleErnst TheimerMaleska
Thu Jun 29, 198932AIs ableS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Thu Jun 22, 198948DPreserve, in a wayWalter CovellMaleska
Tue May 23, 198929AGive the ax toEileen LexauMaleska
Fri Mar 31, 198937DContainerKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Dec 4, 198899AHalf a danceJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Jul 26, 198831APreserveJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sun May 8, 198837ADepth chargeBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sun Feb 21, 198872AItem in a supermarket pyramidFrances HansenMaleska
Thu Feb 18, 198828DFireTom W. UnderhillMaleska
Tue Jan 19, 198821DPut upBernice GordonMaleska
Sun Oct 4, 198761DPokeyCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Fri Sep 11, 198742DPreserveJudith PerryMaleska
Thu Mar 5, 19878DPut upWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Fri Nov 14, 198636AHalf of a Parisian danceEli WesoffMaleska
Fri Sep 5, 198627AAxDaniel GirardiMaleska
Wed Jun 25, 198648AFilm holderNancy JolineMaleska
Wed May 14, 198641APeas holderLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Dec 15, 19854DFireBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Sep 15, 1985117DWorms holderJim PageMaleska
Wed Jul 17, 198529DSupermarket itemChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Jul 9, 198511DTin ___ (destroyer)Bette Sue CohenMaleska
Wed Oct 24, 19845DContainerStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Sun Oct 14, 198488APreserveBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Sun Oct 7, 198467AContainerJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sat Jun 2, 198449DAsh or trashKevin WrayMaleska
Mon Jan 30, 198424AAxeNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sun Feb 20, 1983100AUse a Mason jarMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Wed Jan 26, 198343AHalf a French danceJoy L. WoukMaleska
Fri Nov 12, 198260DFilm holderEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Oct 12, 198237AIs able toA. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Aug 23, 19821DIs ableSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu May 20, 198232DTin followerFraasMaleska
Tue Apr 27, 19824DContainerKathryn RighterMaleska
Tue Aug 25, 198132AHalf a danceRichard E. DempseyMaleska
Sun Jul 12, 19817DPreserveTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Jun 20, 198136DPreserve fruitDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sun May 17, 1981128AClink; slammerBert RosenfieldMaleska
Tue Jul 3, 197940APut upCarol DuttingMaleska
Thu Nov 16, 197834AFire an employeeHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Jul 30, 197822DHas the meansJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sun Jun 11, 197871AUse a Mason jarStanley GlassMaleska
Sat Nov 5, 19775DHalf a danceMel RosenMaleska
Fri Feb 11, 197764DHalf a danceHarvey BergWeng
Tue Jan 4, 197762DContainerHerb L. RisteenWeng
Tue Sep 21, 197641AContainerMarie WestWeng
Sat Jun 26, 197619AContainerHal R. HollingerWeng
Sat May 8, 197632DHalf a danceMel RosenWeng
Mon Apr 5, 19769ANeighbor of U.S.Anthony B. CanningWeng
Sun Aug 17, 197542AHalf a danceNorton RhoadesWeng
Wed Nov 27, 197459AWord with trash or ashDorothea E. ShippWeng
Sun Oct 13, 197444ARoad-litter itemWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Sep 29, 197443APokeyElaine D. SchorrWeng
Fri Aug 30, 197466DContainerJoan DeRossoWeng
Thu Jul 11, 197434DContainerSara V. TuckermanWeng
Sat Jun 22, 197420ANeighbor of U. S.Dorothea E. ShippWeng
Fri Feb 8, 197413DSteel-band instrumentMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Tue Oct 30, 19738DContainerUnknownWeng
Tue Oct 2, 19735AIs capableUnknownWeng
Wed Sep 12, 197322ANeighbor of U.S.UnknownWeng
Thu Mar 15, 197337AGive the gateUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 5, 197210DHalf a danceHume R. CraftWeng
Sat Sep 9, 197222DReceptacleUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 1, 197242AContainerUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 27, 197239DKnow how toUnknownWeng
Fri Aug 20, 197144DPreserveUnknownWeng
Fri Jul 30, 197158DPart of N. Amer.UnknownWeng
Sun Jul 18, 197150AQuebec, etc.: Abbr.Anthony MorseWeng
Fri May 21, 197142ASardine localeUnknownWeng
Wed Apr 21, 197139ANeighbor of U.S.UnknownWeng
Mon Feb 8, 197138ANeighbor of U.S.UnknownWeng
Fri Jan 1, 197116APreserveUnknownWeng
Fri Dec 4, 197063DPreserveUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 1, 197024DContainerUnknownWeng
Wed Aug 26, 19705DPreserveUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 17, 197033DContainerUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 19, 1970139DU.S. neighborHume R. CraftWeng
Thu Apr 9, 19707DPreserveUnknownWeng
Wed Feb 25, 197052APut up, as peasUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 29, 196923DContainer.UnknownWeng
Tue May 20, 196930DContainer.UnknownWeng
Wed Jan 29, 196921AContainer.UnknownWeng
Wed Jul 24, 196855APreserve.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 24, 196834A"Yes, I ___"Emanuel BergFarrar
Sun Sep 3, 196769AHave the right to.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Aug 29, 196754DContainer.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Thu Oct 27, 196644A"Yes, I ___."UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 7, 196632DContainer.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 10, 196650DContainer.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 11, 19667DPreserve.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 27, 196661AMay perhaps.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Tue Dec 28, 196545APreserve.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 12, 196436DBe able to.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 8, 1964101DContainer.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tue Jan 14, 196431DHalf a dance.Lois HillisFarrar
Sat Nov 9, 196356D"No ___ do."Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Wed Oct 23, 196348APreserve.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thu Oct 3, 196321APreserve.Michael DubinFarrar
Sat Mar 16, 19635DContainer.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sun Aug 5, 196244DContainer.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wed Jun 27, 196230APreserve.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Feb 28, 196223APreserve.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 24, 196171AMay: Colloq.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon Oct 23, 196148AKnow how to.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 5, 196085DKnow how to.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tue May 17, 196025ASource of a "quickie" meal.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 17, 1960129DKnow how to.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Jan 5, 196037DKnow how to.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 7, 195940AContainer.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 29, 195920AHave the right to.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Sep 30, 19585DMay: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 30, 195844ATin.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Jun 1, 195816DPreserve.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Jan 25, 195810DHave the right to.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Dec 23, 195738DPreserve.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 6, 19574DFood preserver.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jun 3, 1956107AReel holder.Helen BernardFarrar
Tue Mar 6, 195630AReel holder.Albert BlumFarrar
Sun Jan 29, 195670DAuxiliary verb.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jun 19, 195529APreserve.Helen BernardFarrar
Sat Mar 19, 195543AMarket commodity.Marian MoeserFarrar
Sun Jul 11, 195488AJoliet's birthplace: Abbr.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Oct 25, 1953121DHalf a dance.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Oct 11, 1953135DKnow how to.Marion MoeserFarrar
Tue Sep 29, 19538DHave the right to.Israel GitterFarrar
Thu Dec 4, 195244D"Mike" Pearson's country: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 23, 1952141DKnow how.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Nov 16, 1952109DHappy Hooligan's headgear.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Tue Jun 24, 195257DContainer for milk.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 18, 195241AHappy Hooligan's headgear.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 30, 195221AHave the power to.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 13, 195125AHave a right to.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 16, 195192AConserve.Charles CrossFarrar
Tue Aug 14, 195121AFood container in U. S.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 29, 195033DTin.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 13, 195062AWhere Great Slave Lake is: Abbr.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Jul 2, 1950109AContainer.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sun Apr 23, 195052ASt. Laurent's country: Abbr.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Sep 19, 19484DTin, in England.I. KertFarrar
Sun Apr 18, 1948137DReceptacle.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Jan 27, 1946129AMay be able.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
Sun Dec 2, 194531APreserve.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Apr 23, 1944120AHave a right to.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sun Jun 6, 194312DItem on the ration list.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 194318DReceptacle.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sun Dec 27, 194273AImportant in salvage program.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sun Sep 27, 194279DContainer.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar
Sun Sep 13, 1942138DHousewives do this now.Agnes W. BartlettFarrar
Sun Mar 8, 1942123APreserve.Mabel DaggettFarrar