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247 results for ERMA

109 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Wednesday, January 31, 201854DSinger Franklin who was Aretha's elder sisterJosh Radnor and Jeff Chen
Friday, May 12, 201711DFunny Bombeck (5)Bill Clinton and Victor Fleming
Monday, February 27, 201761DHumorous Bombeck (2)Zhouqin Burnikel
Tuesday, November 8, 201618DHumorist Bombeck (24)Michael J. Doran
Monday, October 31, 201637DFunny Bombeck (5)Peter A. Collins
Sunday, July 10, 2016117AHumorist Bombeck (24)Patrick Berry
Thursday, February 11, 20161DFirst name in home humor (2)Zhouqin Burnikel
Saturday, December 12, 201538AFranklin who sang "Piece of My Heart" (3)Byron Walden
Wednesday, November 4, 201511DSinging sister of Aretha FranklinRuth Bloomfield Margolin
Wednesday, April 1, 201537DFunny Bombeck (5)Sharon Delorme
Thursday, March 5, 201559DFunny Bombeck (5)Jim Peredo
Tuesday, September 3, 201349DFunny Bombeck (5)Dan Schoenholz
Sunday, June 30, 201310A___ Franklin, Grammy-nominated gospel/R&B singerAlex Vratsanos and Jeff Chen
Thursday, May 23, 201354DColumnist Bombeck (13)David Levinson Wilk
Sunday, March 10, 201314AHumorist Bombeck (24)Finn Vigeland
Friday, August 24, 201244D"Aunt" with a 1979 best seller (4)Mark Diehl
Thursday, May 3, 201244A"Forever, ___" (1996 humor book) (3)Neville Fogarty
Saturday, January 28, 201254DAretha's Grammy-nominated sisterBarry C. Silk
Tuesday, February 1, 201115AWitty Bombeck (10)Ron and Nancy Byron
Sunday, June 6, 201082DColumnist Bombeck (13)Daniel A. Finan
Sunday, March 7, 201057DFranklin who sang "Piece of My Heart" (3)Tony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Tuesday, December 8, 200935AHumorist Bombeck (24)Joe Krozel
Sunday, October 18, 200919DGospel singer FranklinElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, August 24, 200937DBombeck who wrote "The Grass Is Always Greener Over the Septic Tank"Anthony J. Salvia
Sunday, June 28, 200941DWitty Bombeck (10)Barry C. Silk
Thursday, May 7, 20094DHumorist Bombeck (24)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, February 28, 200961ATitle aunt in a 1979 best seller (2)Frank Longo
Monday, December 22, 200866AHumorist Bombeck (24)Lynn Lempel
Saturday, July 5, 200853DFirst name in humor (10)Karen M. Tracey
Tuesday, November 13, 200716AHumorist Bombeck (24)Fred Piscop
Monday, November 5, 200733DHumorist Bombeck (24)Jeremy Horwitz
Saturday, September 29, 200734D"Piece of My Heart" singer FranklinRobert H. Wolfe
Friday, August 17, 20079DTitle aunt in a 1979 best seller (2)Roger Barkan
Tuesday, August 14, 200763AWry BombeckC. W. Stewart
Sunday, February 25, 200756AFirst name in humor (10)David J. Kahn
Monday, January 8, 200711DHumorist Bombeck (24)Harriet Clifton
Saturday, August 12, 20064A"Aunt" with a 1979 best seller (4)Patrick Berry
Wednesday, July 26, 200656AWitty Bombeck (10)Dave Mackey
Tuesday, June 27, 20066DHumorist Bombeck (24)Damon J. Gulczynski
Saturday, April 1, 200657DFirst name in humor (10)Kevan Choset and David Kwong
Monday, February 13, 200656AHumorist Bombeck (24)Janet R. Bender
Tuesday, January 24, 200661DHumorist Bombeck (24)David Sullivan
Sunday, January 8, 2006118DFirst name in newspaper humorMichael Ashley
Friday, October 28, 200547AGrammy-nominated FranklinElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, August 28, 200565DColumnist Bombeck (13)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sunday, June 5, 2005100AWriter Bombeck (5)Patrick Merrell
Saturday, March 5, 200556DFirst name in humor (10)Bob Peoples
Thursday, February 24, 200553DAretha Franklin's Grammy-nominated sisterPatrick Merrell
Saturday, December 18, 200436D"Aunt" with a 1979 best seller (4)Dana Motley
Monday, November 29, 200418AHumorist Bombeck (24)Kendall Twigg and Nancy Salomon
Thursday, September 9, 200435DFirst name in humor (10)Peter Abide
Sunday, July 25, 200424D"Forever, ___" (1996 humor book) (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, June 27, 200463AWitty Bombeck (10)Peter Abide and Steven Kahn
Sunday, March 14, 200423DHumorist Bombeck (24)Craig Kasper
Thursday, December 25, 200360A"Forever, ___" (1996 humor book) (3)John Underwood
Saturday, September 27, 200347AFranklin who sang "Piece of My Heart" (3)Craig Kasper
Thursday, March 20, 200338DAunt with a "Cope Book" (4)Manny Nosowsky
Saturday, December 21, 200262A"Aunt" with a "Cope Book" (4)James E. Buell
Thursday, September 26, 200253AFirst name in home humor (2)Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, August 22, 200240DColumnist Bombeck (13)Cathy Millhauser
Tuesday, June 18, 200219AColumnist Bombeck (13)Eugene W. Sard
Monday, March 25, 200216AColumnist Bombeck (13)Gerald R. Ferguson
Tuesday, December 25, 200156DWitty Bombeck (10)Peter Gordon
Thursday, December 13, 200121AAunt with a "Cope Book" (4)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, December 9, 200176AWit Bombeck (2)Cathy Millhauser
Thursday, August 23, 200160DColumnist Bombeck (13)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, May 16, 200150DHumorist Bombeck (24)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, March 11, 200155D"Aunt" with a "Cope Book" (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, August 20, 200038DHumorist Bombeck (24)Charles M. Deber
Wednesday, March 22, 200057DWitty Bombeck (10)Richard Silvestri
Saturday, March 18, 200025DFirst name in humor (10)Rich Norris
Thursday, March 2, 200067AClever BombeckFrances Hansen
Tuesday, November 30, 199916AColumnist Bombeck (13)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, October 11, 199951DWitty Bombeck (10)Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, March 16, 199916AWitty Bombeck (10)Fred Piscop
Monday, March 8, 199930DHumorous Bombeck (2)Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, January 5, 199956AWitty Bombeck (10)Lyell Rodieck
Wednesday, October 7, 199857DHumorist Bombeck (24)Randall J. Hartman
Monday, August 24, 199846DWriter Bombeck (5)Alan Jay Weiss
Tuesday, August 4, 199869AHumorist Bombeck (24)Janet R. Bender
Thursday, July 16, 199824DHumorist Bombeck (24)Kelly Clark
Sunday, June 14, 19982DAuthor Bombeck (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, May 24, 199879DBombeck of "At Wit's End"Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, February 11, 199857DHumorist Bombeck (24)Nancy S. Ross
Thursday, December 11, 199716A"Aunt" with a 1979 best seller (4)Trip Payne
Saturday, November 1, 199711DFirst name in humor (10)Rich Norris
Monday, October 20, 199743AHumor columnist BombeckPeter Gordon
Friday, September 12, 199726AFirst name in humor (10)Chuck Deodene
Thursday, September 4, 199766AHumorist Bombeck (24)Richard Silvestri
Monday, June 30, 199759AHumorist Bombeck (24)Peter Gordon
Saturday, May 10, 199744AWit Bombeck (2)Isabel Walcott
Wednesday, February 12, 199760AWriter Bombeck (5)M. E. Skolsky
Wednesday, May 8, 199634DWriter Bombeck (5)R. Norris
Tuesday, April 16, 199632DFirst name in humor (10)G. E. Paul
Monday, April 15, 199658DWitty Bombeck (10)S. L. Robbins
Wednesday, December 27, 199516AHumorist Bombeck (24)David J. Kahn
Monday, August 7, 199536ABombeck who's "at wit's end"Sidney L. Robbins
Monday, July 10, 199545AColumnist Bombeck (13)Sidney L. Robbins
Friday, October 21, 199463AHumorist Bombeck (24)Mark Diehl
Tuesday, October 11, 199416AColumnist Bombeck (13)Bernice Gordon
Thursday, September 22, 199416AFirst name in humor (10)George Quincy
Sunday, September 4, 1994118AColumnist Bombeck (13)Wayne Robert Williams
Thursday, September 1, 199448DAuthor Bombeck (2)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, June 27, 199428DColumnist Bombeck (13)Wayne Robert Williams
Monday, May 30, 199423AWriter Bombeck (5)Raymond Hamel
Monday, April 4, 199461ABombeck, the columnistBetty Jorgensen
Monday, January 17, 199410AColumnist Bombeck (13)Sidney L. Robbins
Thursday, December 30, 199335DAnecdotal BombeckA.J. Santora
Friday, December 24, 199353D"Cope Book" AuntMerl H. Reagle

3 results for ERMA from Variety puzzles.

May 2, 2010diagramless55A"At Wit's End" writer BombeckBrendan Emmett Quigley
March 7, 1999diagramless22AWitty BombeckFred Piscop
October 19, 1997diagramless33AWit BombeckFred Piscop

135 results for ERMA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, November 2, 199332AWriter BombeckJoy L. WoukTaub
Thursday, August 26, 199314AAuthor BombeckMark BlakeburnMaleska
Friday, August 6, 199371AHumorist BombeckBill PolvogtMaleska
Thursday, June 24, 19937DWriter BombeckBeverly J. SewardMaleska
Monday, June 21, 199354AWriter BombeckSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, May 4, 199314AWriter BombeckBernice GordonMaleska
Monday, January 4, 199359DColumnist BombeckMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tuesday, December 22, 199251ABombeckArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Monday, September 21, 19923DColumnist BombeckBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, September 17, 199261DAuthor BombeckRobert KatzMaleska
Sunday, August 30, 1992102DAuthor BombeckTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, April 20, 199226DWriter BombeckSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, December 17, 199166AAuthor CalderonShirley SolowayMaleska
Monday, December 16, 199151DAuthor BombeckAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, November 20, 199121DWriter BombeckWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Wednesday, October 2, 199118AWriter BombeckJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, September 23, 199156DWriter BombeckPeter SwiftMaleska
Thursday, August 8, 199116AWriter BombeckPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Tuesday, May 7, 199158AHumorist BombeckWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Tuesday, February 19, 199162AWriter BombeckWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Friday, February 8, 199158DBombeckBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, February 3, 199139AWriter CalderonJeanne WilsonMaleska
Tuesday, November 20, 199022DAuthor BombeckAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, October 28, 199019AWriter CalderonPeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, September 17, 199030DWriter BombeckSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, July 20, 199038AColumnist BombeckJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wednesday, May 9, 19902DWriter BombeckNancy JolineMaleska
Wednesday, May 2, 199013DHumorist BombeckPeter GordonMaleska
Tuesday, March 27, 199046AWriter BombeckJean M. HuntMaleska
Monday, March 12, 199040A___ Bombeck, author-columnistAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tuesday, February 6, 199052DColumnist BombeckAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Saturday, January 6, 199027DWriter CalderonPatterson PeppleMaleska
Tuesday, October 17, 198967AColumnist BombeckJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thursday, May 18, 19898DBombeck, the columnistBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, March 16, 198929DColumnist BombeckBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, March 5, 19891AWriter BombeckFrances HansenMaleska
Friday, January 20, 198962AColumnist BombeckBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, January 9, 19891AAuthor BombeckSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, November 24, 198833DWriter BombeckJoy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, November 5, 198845ABombeckS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Tuesday, August 30, 198853DWriter BombeckShirley SolowayMaleska
Monday, August 1, 198833AAuthor BombeckSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, June 21, 198842AColumnist BombeckThomas BohmMaleska
Monday, May 30, 198832AWriter BombeckAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tuesday, March 15, 198853DWriter BombeckPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, March 6, 198833DColumnist BombeckMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Wednesday, February 10, 198861AHumorist BombeckChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tuesday, January 12, 198818AWriter BombeckJeanne WilsonMaleska
Friday, January 1, 198844AWriter BombeckBetty JorgensenMaleska
Saturday, December 19, 198714AWriter BombeckHarold B. CountsMaleska
Saturday, December 12, 198728DWriter CalderonHarold B. CountsMaleska
Wednesday, December 9, 198753DBombeckWilliam CanineMaleska
Saturday, October 24, 198769ABombeckKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Tuesday, June 16, 198755DWriter BombeckNorma SteinbergMaleska
Monday, June 1, 198750AWriter BombeckSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, December 8, 198671AWriter BombeckSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, November 30, 198669AWriter CalderonHarold B. CountsMaleska
Tuesday, October 21, 198658DHumorist BombeckVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Friday, September 26, 198638ABombeckJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, July 31, 198613AColumnist BombeckShirley SolowayMaleska
Wednesday, January 15, 198638AAuthor BombeckShirley SolowayMaleska
Wednesday, October 23, 198564AColumnist BombeckMcKeonMaleska
Thursday, August 8, 198554DColumnist BombeckMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Saturday, July 27, 198512DHumorist BombeckPatterson PeppleMaleska
Wednesday, July 3, 198540AWriter BombeckMary C. WhittenMaleska
Tuesday, February 5, 198512DHumorist BombeckCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Saturday, November 24, 198456DBombeckJames BarrickMaleska
Tuesday, October 23, 198430DWriter BombeckFrank GearyMaleska
Saturday, September 22, 198456DWriter CalderonPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, July 11, 198469ABombeckWilliam JarvisMaleska
Friday, July 6, 198423DWriter BombeckJohn H. HalesMaleska
Thursday, April 12, 198445ABombeckJim ModneyMaleska
Thursday, February 2, 198413DWriter BombeckA. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, January 6, 198456DWriter BombeckEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, December 6, 198315ABombeckArnold MossMaleska
Sunday, November 13, 19831DWriter BombeckDiana SessionsMaleska
Friday, August 12, 198354DWriter BombeckMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sunday, August 7, 1983120ABombeckGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Saturday, July 9, 198355DWriter BombeckWilliam JarvisMaleska
Saturday, June 18, 19833DWriter BombeckEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, May 24, 198314AColumnist BombeckJudson G. TrentMaleska
Wednesday, March 23, 198331DBombeckI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Friday, February 11, 198357AWriter BombeckFennessyMaleska
Tuesday, December 7, 198261ABombeckNorma SteinbergMaleska
Friday, September 10, 198218ABombeckEmory H. CainMaleska
Tuesday, January 19, 198248DAuthor BombeckHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, January 1, 198246DAuthor BombeckC. J. AngioMaleska
Saturday, December 5, 198115ABombeckFraasMaleska
Sunday, November 29, 198180ABombeckFletcher IngallsMaleska
Wednesday, November 18, 198153DHumorist BombeckJohn GreenmanMaleska
Friday, June 5, 198113DBombeckMassiMaleska
Friday, February 27, 198116AWriter BombeckRobert KatzMaleska
Monday, October 27, 198018AAuthor BombeckAlfio MicciMaleska
Tuesday, January 15, 198016ABombeckRubinMaleska
Wednesday, September 5, 197960AAuthor BombeckTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, July 29, 197944DAuthor BombeckReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Sunday, February 11, 19795DWriter BombeckA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, November 21, 197852DWriter BombeckJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thursday, July 1, 197646AColumnist BombeckPaul R. BarnesWeng
Tuesday, December 2, 19757DMiss BombeckSteeleWeng
Friday, November 9, 197353DGirl's nameUnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 24, 197316AGirl's nameUnknownWeng
Friday, November 3, 197213AGirl's nameUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 26, 1970101AGirl's nameAlfio MicciWeng
Sunday, April 12, 197099AGirl's nameFrances HansenWeng
Sunday, February 23, 196927DGirl's nameFrances HansenWeng
Sunday, June 23, 1968117DGirl's name.Bert BeamanFarrar
Friday, December 22, 196741AGirl's name.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 21, 196570AShortened girl's name.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Saturday, May 25, 196360AGirl's name.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 25, 196362DDiminutive of a girl's name.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 29, 19629DGirl's name.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, April 15, 1962134DGirl's name.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, February 9, 196155DGirl's name.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 27, 196166AGirl's name.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 29, 195846DGirl's name.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sunday, September 1, 1957106AGirl's name.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, March 26, 195553DGirl's name.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, March 18, 195567AMiss Berger of the Met.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, October 12, 195438DGirl's name.Alice CookFarrar
Sunday, April 4, 1954142DGirl’s name.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, December 31, 195319AGirl's name.Helen ChapmanFarrar
Wednesday, November 25, 195354DGirl's name.Willard JordanFarrar
Wednesday, September 16, 195350DGirl's name.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Sunday, August 30, 1953138AGirl's name.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Saturday, April 4, 195318DGirl's name.Israel GitterFarrar
Thursday, March 26, 195349ALittle Ermengarde.Albert BlumFarrar
Wednesday, December 31, 195219AGirl's name.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 29, 19528DGirl's name.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 12, 195246AGirl’s name.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 12, 195164AGirl's nickname.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 16, 195129DErmentrude for short.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 24, 195096DGirl's name.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, June 1, 1947124DFeminine name.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sunday, April 16, 194498AFeminine name.Bert StoreyFarrar