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92 results for EDISON

42 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jan 12, 201823DMotion picture pioneerErik Agard
Mon Nov 6, 20174DInventor dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park"Max Lauring and Benjamin Lauring
Sun Oct 15, 2017100DEarly record label (2)John Guzzetta and Michael Hawkins
Sat Dec 24, 201628ATesla competitorDavid Steinberg
Wed Aug 24, 201648DHolder of 1,000+ patents (2)Matthew Sewell
Sat Jul 2, 201624DWho said "Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work"Erin Rhode
Thu Aug 7, 20142DWestinghouse adversaryJoe DiPietro
Thu Dec 1, 201111DLeading record label of the early 1900sElizabeth A. Long
Thu Aug 19, 201028D"___, the Man," 1940 biopic starring Spencer TracyKristian House
Wed Jul 28, 201046D"Speaking machine" developerHoward Baker
Mon Oct 19, 200947DThe "Ed" of Con EdLynn Lempel
Tue Dec 23, 200819AThe Wizard of Menlo Park (4)Joe Krozel
Sun Jun 29, 200872DStock ticker's inventorTony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Thu Apr 17, 200816ATown near Metuchen, N.J.Byron Walden
Thu Jan 10, 200843DSubject of a 1940 biopic starring Spencer TracyElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Jul 15, 200744AFounder of General ElectricPatrick Berry
Sun May 13, 200782DKinetoscope inventorJim Page
Sun May 14, 200684AFluoroscope inventorPatrick Berry
Thu Jun 23, 20053DFamous lab directorCourtenay Crocker III
Sun Apr 25, 200447A___ Electric Co.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Aug 15, 200353ANew Jersey cityJim Page
Sat Sep 21, 200223D___ effect (1883 physics discovery)Rich Norris
Mon Jul 29, 200234DThe Wizard of Menlo Park (4)Peter Gordon
Mon Oct 29, 200149DInventor of the stock ticker (2)Richard Hughes
Tue May 22, 200119DThe Wizard of Menlo Park (4)John D. Leavy
Fri Mar 23, 200156AIt's north of Highland Park, N.J.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Jan 21, 200116DProlific patenteeCon Pederson
Sat Dec 9, 200052AAn inventor of the microphonePatrick Berry
Fri Jul 21, 200043DHolder of 1,093 patents (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu May 25, 200030DOne full of ideasElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun May 16, 199995AEarly record label (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Tue May 11, 199926DInventor who saw the lightEd Early
Sun Dec 13, 19987DInventor of the stock ticker (2)Richard Silvestri
Tue Oct 27, 199848DTown in central New JerseyPeter Gordon
Sun May 24, 1998120AOne with a light workload?Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Mon May 4, 199842DInventor of Menlo ParkHugh Davis
Fri Dec 19, 199746AElectronics groundbreakerJohn Wolting
Sat Dec 6, 199712DEponymic New Jersey cityDavid J. Kahn
Mon Oct 7, 199647DPhonograph's inventorS. Spadaccini
Wed Aug 21, 199624A_____ effect (electrical phenomenon)Fred Piscop
Mon Sep 4, 199521AThe Wizard of Menlo Park (4)Richard Thomas
Sun Apr 17, 199453DEarly name in talking machinesR.M. Hopkins

6 results for EDISON from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jan 22, 2017acrosticX"Religion is all bunk" sayerEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Jun 14, 2015acrosticBFirst inductee into the National Inventors Hall of FameEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Apr 28, 2013diagramless19ATesla contemporaryFred Piscop
Mar 16, 2008acrosticZEntrepreneur associated with bright ideasEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Mar 5, 2006acrosticIInventor of the wax cylinder recordEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Jan 30, 2000acrosticL1878 patentee for the phonographEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

44 results for EDISON from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Feb 23, 199239DThat Menlo Park manJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Sep 28, 198746DMenlo Park nameKenneth WitteMaleska
Sat Oct 25, 198641DMenlo Park denizenNancy JolineMaleska
Wed Jun 25, 198647DFamed inventorNancy JolineMaleska
Sat Nov 30, 198545DSec. of the Navy: 1939–40Eli WesoffMaleska
Thu May 2, 198545AN. J. cityLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Mar 31, 198530AMicrophone inventorPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sat Feb 16, 198533DContemporary of TeslaWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Dec 14, 198415D"Wizard" born in MilanDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sun May 1, 198312D"Wizard" born in MilanMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Mon Jan 3, 198317DMenlo Park nameFrank GearyMaleska
Tue Nov 23, 198222AHe was patently creativeJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sun Jan 24, 1982147AInventor of the phonographEdward J. MarcheseMaleska
Sun Jan 17, 198252DFamed patenteeRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thu Dec 17, 19819DKinetoscope developerEli WesoffMaleska
Thu Dec 11, 198041AHe was no con manRubinMaleska
Sat Oct 27, 19794DCon followerDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Mon Apr 2, 19795DMenlo Park manJudson G. TrentMaleska
Fri Oct 28, 197710DKinetoscope inventorBrownMaleska
Sun Jul 24, 197777AT.A.E.Jay SpryMaleska
Fri May 20, 197743AMenlo Park's claim to fameJean ReedMaleska
Thu Mar 3, 197742AHe lit up the worldMichael W. MillerMaleska
Sun Jul 29, 197334DMenlo Park nameElmer ToroWeng
Tue Mar 27, 197357AKinetoscope developerUnknownWeng
Sun Apr 3, 1966122AMan of many patents.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wed Feb 17, 196550AResident of 32 Down.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 19, 196348DHolder of over 1,300 patents.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Oct 21, 19599DInventor of the kinetoscope.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 27, 195948DMenlo Park genius.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 4, 195845DInventive genius.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Aug 7, 19586DPrototype of the inventive mind.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 23, 195741AWizard of industry.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 13, 19563DInventor of transmitter, improved stock ticker, etc.J. F. KellyFarrar
Tue Nov 3, 195319DFormer Governor of New Jersey.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 7, 195228AInventor of the stock ticker.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 25, 195243DInventor of the kinetoscope.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 26, 195233AGov. Driscoll's predecessor in New Jersey.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 15, 195222AInventor of the phonograph.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 6, 195121AInventor of the electric pen, ancestor of the mimeograph.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 14, 195056AInventor of the microphone.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 27, 19493DInventor of the talkies.Alice CookFarrar
Sun Dec 1, 1946116DWizard of Menlo Park.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Sep 9, 194523AGovernor of New Jersey (1941–44).Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Jan 14, 1945133DSecretary of Navy, 1940.Bert StoreyFarrar