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51 results for DESERTS

14 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Nov 30, 201613DLeaves high and dryMolly Young
Wed Jun 8, 201613DJumps shipSean Dobbin
Sat Aug 17, 201338DThey're thirsty much of the timeEd Sessa
Sat Sep 6, 200861AComeuppanceBarry C. Silk
Sun May 18, 200835DJilts (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Oct 15, 2006133AJilts (2)Norma Johnson & Nancy Salomon
Fri Jul 21, 200640ALeaves aloneKyle Mahowald
Sat Jul 17, 200414DTakes off wronglyRich Norris
Sun Jun 27, 2004120AAbandonsPeter Abide and Steven Kahn
Sun Feb 25, 200174DStrands (2)Greg Staples
Thu Feb 25, 199912DStrands (2)Jim Page
Sun Nov 23, 199731AThey may be justChristopher Hurt and Derek Tague
Wed Nov 12, 199745DGobi and KalahariRandall J. Hartman
Sun Dec 5, 199386DHot spotsManny Nosowsky

5 results for DESERTS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 31, 2017panda1AAbandons wastelandsMel Taub
Sep 12, 2010acrosticLKarmic paybackEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Nov 16, 2008panda1ALeaves 500 steers in the lurchMel Taub
Apr 8, 2007cryptic14AWastes what you've got coming (7)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Apr 2, 2000panda63AWhere 500 steers get thirstyMel Taub

32 results for DESERTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Nov 9, 199328AAbandonsCharles WoodardTaub
Sat May 16, 199248ASome are justBernard MerenMaleska
Fri Mar 23, 199041AMojave and GobiMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Thu Sep 7, 198944DAbandonsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Mon Apr 11, 198828AAbandonsElaine GeorgeMaleska
Tue Jan 27, 198738AGobi and MojaveEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Aug 6, 198620AGobi and MojaveMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Mon Oct 13, 198046AGet one's just ___Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Dec 4, 197782ANegev and NefudA. J. SantoraMaleska
Fri Jul 29, 197735AGobi and NefudDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sat Nov 3, 197340DNegev and GobiUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 6, 197251ADueJay SpryWeng
Tue Jun 30, 197064ARewardsUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 21, 196873AJust ___William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun Apr 2, 196787DQuits.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Mon Oct 19, 196434DGeographical areas.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 20, 196063AEarth areas.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 8, 19609DDue reward or punishment.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 25, 1958109AAreas in Saudi Arabia.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sat Jan 18, 195836AOutdoor locales for Westerns.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 28, 195656ADeath Valley and others.Mel TaubFarrar
Sun Apr 15, 1956142ANegev and Nefud.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Feb 7, 195625DGoes AWOL.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Tue Apr 19, 195512DLeaves in the lurch.Marian MoeserFarrar
Sun Feb 20, 195566DBlack Rock and Mojave.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Apr 27, 195421AMojave, Imperial Valley, etc.William F. BulowFarrar
Mon Oct 5, 195369AMojave and Black Rock.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 25, 195218DBlack Rock, Mojave, etc.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 25, 1952139ANefud and Negeb.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Aug 22, 195145ASahara, Gobi, Death Valley.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 25, 1950115DPhenomena of Australia.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun May 21, 1944110DLibyan battlegrounds.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar