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

5 results for EDISON from Variety puzzles.

January 22, 2017acrosticX"Religion is all bunk" sayerEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
June 14, 2015acrosticBFirst inductee into the National Inventors Hall of FameEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
April 28, 2013diagramless19ATesla contemporaryFred Piscop
March 16, 2008acrosticZEntrepreneur associated with bright ideasEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
March 5, 2006acrosticIInventor of the wax cylinder recordEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

44 results for EDISON from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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