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113 results for ESCAPE

36 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Nov 25, 201831AHoudini feat (3)Joon Pahk
Thu Oct 12, 201756AFlea (2)Alex Eaton-Salners
Sun Jul 2, 201742DHoudini feat (3)Patrick Blindauer
Fri Jun 23, 201719AWord with hatch or roomJames Mulhern and Ashton Anderson
Sat Feb 4, 201711DSlip away (2)Patrick Berry
Thu Jan 29, 20151DCaribbean vacation, e.g.John Farmer
Tue Jan 20, 201536DRarity at AlcatrazSusan Gelfand
Wed Jan 7, 201563AAvoid, as the [circled letters]Greg Johnson
Tue Sep 17, 20136AHoudini feat (3)Peter A. Collins
Sun Jan 20, 201320AGo over the wall, maybe (3)Yaakov Bendavid
Sun Apr 22, 2012121ABreakout (2)Paula Gamache and Ed Stein
Fri Aug 19, 20111AActual title of the 1979 #1 hit known as "The PiƱa Colada Song"Patrick Berry
Thu Apr 21, 201110DFlea (2)Julian Lim
Wed Mar 24, 20101AGo over the wall, maybe (3)Peter A. Collins
Thu Apr 23, 200920ARomance fiction or horror films, e.g.Steve Dobis
Wed Dec 12, 200748DGo over the wall, maybe (3)Daniel Kantor
Sat Aug 5, 200613DDivertissementTrip Payne
Tue Mar 14, 200659AFly the coopLynn Lempel
Fri Dec 26, 200313DHobby, e.g.Robert H. Wolfe
Mon Oct 27, 200312DGet away (2)Richard Miller
Thu Aug 23, 200110DBreakout (2)Peter Gordon
Fri Nov 10, 200041AA tunnel, maybeBob Klahn
Sun Sep 17, 200038ASkip townNelson Hardy
Sat Jul 29, 20009ASoap operas or movie thrillers, sayRich Norris
Sun Jan 10, 199996DSlip away (2)David J. Kahn
Tue Nov 24, 199833AWith 34-Across, 1996 action film sequelJeremy Thomas Paine
Thu Oct 2, 199712DPleasant distractionChristopher Hurt
Thu Aug 21, 19978APastimeMartin Ashwood-Smith
Fri May 2, 199736AMagic actMatthew L. Jones
Sat Apr 26, 199739ACon's preoccupationFrank Longo
Sat Feb 1, 19979ABreakR. H. Burns
Sun Mar 24, 199677DGetaway (2)J. K. Brill
Sat Dec 2, 199560ADistractionRich Norris
Sat Jan 14, 19953DReading pulp fiction, e.g.Rich Norris
Sun Dec 11, 199445DWay outWayne Robert Williams
Sun Jan 30, 199448DHoudini et al., with 40 DownAlex K. Justin

6 results for ESCAPE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 8, 2017cryptic1AMay, for one, follows directions to get away (6)Richard Silvestri
Jun 5, 2016panda51APeace's disappearing actMel Taub
Jul 28, 2013acrosticJFeat for HoudiniEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Feb 20, 2011diagramless72AReading a 67-Across, for somePaula Gamache
Nov 29, 2009panda17APeace's way outMel Taub
Apr 2, 2006acrosticZRetreat from reality through fantasyEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

71 results for ESCAPE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Jul 23, 199322DSutton's forteTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Jun 13, 199388AAbscondFrances K. SchnitzerMaleska
Mon Apr 26, 199348DAbscondJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wed Feb 17, 199326DEmulate Harriet TubmanHarold B. CountsMaleska
Tue Dec 22, 19924DFly the coopArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sat Nov 28, 19923DHoudini's forteTap OsbornMaleska
Fri Sep 25, 199239DGet awayJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Apr 5, 199285DFly the coopWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sun Aug 4, 199191AType of clauseArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Thu Sep 21, 19894DGetawayRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sat Aug 13, 198830AKind of hatchKevin BoyleMaleska
Fri Aug 12, 198812DGetawayWilliam CanineMaleska
Fri Mar 20, 19875D"Stalag 17" eventEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Sep 13, 198624DEmulate HoudiniPatterson PeppleMaleska
Sun May 4, 198670DGetawayJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Sun May 13, 198462DGalsworthy playRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thu Apr 19, 19848DEmulate Harriet TubmanEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Dec 21, 198343DFleeLouis SabinMaleska
Thu Feb 10, 198330AGet awayGreeneMaleska
Thu Oct 7, 19825DGet away from it allEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Aug 20, 198125AGetawayArthur M. WhelanMaleska
Sat Jul 11, 198151AKind of artistWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon May 4, 198142DVamoose from a calabooseKay SullivanMaleska
Sun Aug 17, 198070DHoudini featMargaret RigbyMaleska
Thu Jan 10, 198058ATheme of "Papillon"Mary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sun Aug 5, 197930AHoudini's forteTap OsbornMaleska
Thu Jul 27, 197854ABreak outA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Jul 22, 197839DHoudini's forteTap OsbornMaleska
Tue May 10, 197721ABreak freeMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Mon Apr 11, 197757AKind of hatchHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Sun Feb 6, 197714DHoudini featEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sun Apr 25, 197611DFire or narrowEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sat Sep 13, 197553A___ hatchGertrude GordonWeng
Sun Jun 8, 197596DFire or narrowAlfio MicciWeng
Fri Apr 18, 197557A___ hatch (way out)Allan BlackmanWeng
Sun Aug 18, 197439DBreak outA. J. SantoraWeng
Sun Jul 22, 197313DHoudini specialtyDavid A. MurrayWeng
Wed Sep 27, 197264AGetawayUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 17, 197214ALeak outUnknownWeng
Thu Jul 1, 197162AOccasional prison eventUnknownWeng
Mon Jul 3, 196745DGet away.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Sat Mar 4, 196756ADisappear.Manny MillerFarrar
Sun Jan 8, 196729AFlee.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sun Aug 28, 196672ARelief from routine.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thu Apr 14, 196648AThrilling episode.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sun Nov 28, 196511DType of literature.Will WengFarrar
Sun Sep 5, 196536AAvoid.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Aug 29, 196567DOne kind of reading.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Wed Apr 7, 196546DGo over the wall.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 5, 196425DGo over the wall.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 2, 19631AGet away from it all.Lois HillisFarrar
Thu May 3, 196255ASlip away.Joseph CrowellFarrar
Sun Nov 12, 1961114DDisappear.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon Jun 12, 196148AShangri-La's raison d'etre.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 19, 196123ADeliverance.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 16, 19606DRegain liberty.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 17, 195937DGet away.Mary S. ManningFarrar
Sat Jan 18, 195838AOutwit one's captors.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 28, 195747AGet away.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 1, 195663ALiterary genre.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 6, 195649DCommon daydream.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Dec 26, 195239AShake pursuit.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 9, 195242DAvoidance of reality.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 9, 195293DSlip the collar.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Nov 23, 195120AHoudini feat.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 17, 195142AAvoidance of reality.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 27, 194935AA play by John Galsworthy.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Dec 14, 1947121AGet away.Louise RabbFarrar
Sun Sep 28, 194714AMiss misfortune.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sun Jun 29, 194783DGo free.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 194419DWar prisoner's hope.Betty C. CrismanFarrar