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126 Results for DDT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, May 17, 201750DPesticide banned in the '70sPaul Hunsberger
Sunday, April 2, 201747DBanned insecticide (9)Jerry Miccolis
Sunday, March 12, 201737DTarget of a 1972 ban (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, July 24, 201690A"Silent Spring" subject (3)David Steinberg
Sunday, January 10, 201660A"Silent Spring" sprayPatrick Merrell
Sunday, December 20, 2015111DChemical used to fight malariaPeter Wentz
Wednesday, September 30, 201522DE.P.A.-banned pesticideFreddie Cheng
Tuesday, September 22, 201567DPesticide banned in 1972Victor Barocas and Tom Pepper
Monday, September 7, 201539DBanned insecticide (9)Paula Gamache
Thursday, May 28, 201532D"Silent Spring" topic, in briefJeff Chen
Wednesday, March 4, 20155D"Silent Spring" pesticideJeff Stillman
Thursday, February 19, 201570A"Silent Spring" topic, for shortJason Flinn
Sunday, December 28, 201430AAntimalarial agentJoe Krozel
Friday, October 17, 201453AMalaria-fighting compound during W.W. IIMichael Ashley
Thursday, May 1, 20148DChemical restricted by the Stockholm ConventionBrandon Hensley
Friday, April 11, 201437DTarget of a 1972 ban (2)Peter Wentz
Saturday, July 27, 20135D"Silent Spring" topic (2)John Lieb and David Quarfoot
Wednesday, April 17, 201337AE.P.A.-banned substanceSamuel A. Donaldson
Monday, December 24, 201229ABanned insecticide (9)Michael Sharp
Tuesday, May 22, 20121AInsecticide whose spelled-out name has 31 lettersKyle T. Dolan
Wednesday, January 4, 201249DSubj. of the 1948 Nobel in Physiology or MedicineBrendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, June 4, 201129ATarget of a 1972 ban in the U.S.Frederick J. Healy
Monday, December 27, 201067ABanned insecticide, for shortC. W. Stewart
Friday, November 26, 20107DIt's been banned in the U.S. since 1972Gary Steinmehl
Wednesday, March 17, 201066ABanned bug spray (2)Patrick Merrell
Friday, September 25, 20099D"Silent Spring" subj.Robert A. Doll
Sunday, September 13, 200956DBanned insecticide (9)Todd Gross
Sunday, July 19, 200964AToxic sprayLynn Lempel
Monday, June 22, 200969ABanned bug spray (2)Fred Piscop
Friday, March 13, 200927A"Silent Spring" subject (3)Joon Pahk
Thursday, October 16, 200857DBanned pesticide (4)Ian Tullis
Monday, March 3, 20088DBanned insecticide (9)C. W. Stewart
Sunday, April 22, 200794ABanned sprayVictor Fleming
Friday, December 15, 200651AOne target of Rachel Carson's "Silent Spring"Levi Denham
Tuesday, October 24, 200623ABanned insecticide (9)Gail Grabowski
Monday, May 22, 20061DBanned pesticide (4)Edgar R. Fontaine
Tuesday, July 26, 200563DBanned insecticide (9)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, August 31, 2003117DBanned pesticide (4)Fred Piscop
Friday, November 29, 200251AChloral derivative, for shortPatrick Berry
Sunday, August 4, 2002115DOld agricultural lettersRobert Malinow
Monday, July 29, 200250DBanned insecticide (9)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, May 2, 200139ADanger in the water supplyNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Saturday, March 25, 200025A"Silent Spring" subject (3)David J. Kahn
Sunday, April 25, 1999125AInsect killerJoe DiPietro
Thursday, April 15, 19996D"Silent Spring" topic (2)Cathy Millhauser
Thursday, October 22, 199859ABug killer, brieflyChuck Deodene
Sunday, May 10, 199841AC14H9Cl5Rich Silvestri
Saturday, March 14, 19989DC14H9Cl5, familiarlyEd Pegg Jr.
Tuesday, September 9, 199765DBanned pesticide (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, October 11, 199644ASubject of a 1973 banF. Longo
Friday, September 13, 19964DBug killerM. Nosowsky
Wednesday, November 22, 199540DPotent pesticideChuck Deodene
Thursday, May 25, 199539DMantis killerHarvey Estes
Sunday, April 9, 199553DBanned insecticide (9)Cathy Millhauser
Wednesday, July 20, 199430AIt was banned in 1973Harvey Estes

2 results for DDT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 9, 2004diagramless32ABanned bug killerBrendan Emmett Quigley
February 6, 2000diagramless72ABanned bug killerFred Piscop

69 results for DDT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, September 25, 199333DBanned bug baneRobert H. WolfeTaub
Thursday, February 18, 199350AToxic insecticideJudith PerryMaleska
Thursday, July 2, 199262DBanned insecticidePaul MatwychukMaleska
Friday, January 24, 199259DBanned insecticideErnie FurtadoMaleska
Wednesday, August 21, 199162DBanned insecticideBetty JorgensenMaleska
Saturday, July 20, 199159DBanned poisonJesse RoarkeMaleska
Tuesday, July 9, 199163DBanned insecticideJeff HerringtonMaleska
Sunday, May 19, 199137DBanned pesticideRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Sunday, August 12, 199027DInsecticide in disreputeWalter CovellMaleska
Tuesday, December 30, 198622AAnathema to R. CarsonMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Sunday, July 20, 198684DBanned insecticideOlive DunnMaleska
Tuesday, November 5, 198530DBanned insecticideEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, April 3, 198510AInsecticide, for shortAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, January 6, 198545ABanned pesticideStanley GlassMaleska
Friday, August 24, 198441DToxic pesticideWilliam CoburnMaleska
Wednesday, May 2, 198446AChem. insecticideWorthingMaleska
Monday, April 2, 198457APesticideFred TooleMaleska
Sunday, July 24, 198354DBanned pesticideStanley GlassMaleska
Sunday, April 17, 198343ARachel Carson targetMel RosenMaleska
Saturday, August 15, 198154DBanned insecticideDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Tuesday, March 18, 198045DBanned pesticideMeunierMaleska
Thursday, January 17, 198046AProscribed pesticideWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, September 30, 197957ABug killerTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Saturday, March 17, 197957DPest killerHugh McElroyMaleska
Wednesday, October 5, 19772DInsecticideJim PageMaleska
Saturday, October 16, 197631AInsecticideA. J. SantoraWeng
Sunday, September 12, 197687DInsecticideAnthony B. CanningWeng
Wednesday, October 15, 197563DPlant sprayLouis SabinWeng
Sunday, August 31, 197546AInsecticideBarbara LewisWeng
Sunday, June 29, 197540AInsecticideA. J. SantoraWeng
Saturday, March 8, 197543DInsecticideTap OsbornWeng
Tuesday, September 18, 197358DInsect sprayUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 29, 1973135DInsecticideElmer ToroWeng
Sunday, May 13, 197354AInsecticideRobert RoopWeng
Saturday, October 14, 197226DPesticideUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 1, 197262DInsecticideUnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 13, 197220AInsect spray: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 14, 197140AInsecticideUnknownWeng
Saturday, January 23, 197171AInsecticideUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 25, 197057DInsect sprayUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 2, 196957DInsecticide.UnknownWeng
Friday, July 26, 196821AInsecticide.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 28, 196840AInsecticide.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 8, 196746AInsecticide.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 16, 196729AFinale for insects.Dorothea BauerFarrar
Friday, November 19, 196567AInsects' nemesis.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 31, 1965115ABug killer.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Tuesday, September 21, 196548DInsecticide.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 8, 196529DBug killer.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 8, 196484DInsecticide.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Saturday, April 20, 196328DInsecticide.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 8, 196246AInsecticide.Annamarie LobbFarrar
Sunday, January 21, 196248AInsecticide.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, October 15, 196172DInsecticide.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Saturday, April 15, 196123AInsecticide.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 22, 1959109DInsecticide.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Tuesday, November 18, 195810DInsecticide.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 19, 195621DCulicide.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, April 22, 195665APest killer.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Saturday, December 24, 19553DSubstance used to prevent disease.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 19, 195521AInsecticide.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, January 24, 195465AInsecticide.Marion MoeserFarrar
Sunday, December 27, 1953149AModern culicide.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Saturday, October 24, 195324AModern insecticide.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Friday, July 3, 195364DNemesis of insects.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tuesday, April 21, 195347APest killer.Roberta MorseFarrar
Saturday, March 28, 195354DInsecticide.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, March 7, 19531AInsecticide.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 8, 19465DArmy insecticide.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar

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