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271 results for ESSO

214 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Apr 16, 201871AOld U.S. gas brand still seen in CanadaDavid Woolf
Wed Feb 28, 201864ACanadian filling stationPeter A. Collins
Wed Feb 7, 201863AOld "Happy Motoring" brandStu Ockman
Tue Oct 10, 201744ACanadian gas brand (7)Mark MacLachlan
Sun Jun 11, 201728DCompetitor of Petro-Canada (2)Charles M. Deber
Mon Nov 21, 201639DCanadian gas brand (7)John Lieb
Tue Jun 7, 201610ANorth-of-the-border stationPeter A. Collins
Tue Mar 1, 20161A"Put a tiger in your tank" brand (5)Freddie Cheng
Sun Dec 13, 2015112DHe, in ItalianTracy Gray and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sun Nov 29, 2015121APetro-Canada competitor (3)Alex Vratsanos
Wed Jul 8, 201568ACanadian fill-up choiceRyan Milligan
Mon Jun 15, 201554DCanadian gas stationMike Buckley
Wed Jun 10, 201567AClassic roadside logo name with red lettering in a blue ovalTracy Gray
Sun May 24, 201538ACompetitor of Petro-Canada (2)Kevin G. Der
Fri Apr 17, 201559ABrand operated by ImperialMary Lou Guizzo
Wed Mar 11, 201564DIt's a gas up northDavid Steinberg
Sat Dec 27, 201426DStandard offshootDavid Phillips
Tue Dec 16, 201458DCanadian fuel nameJoel D. Lafargue
Thu May 22, 201414AOld station name (4)Adam G. Perl
Tue Apr 22, 201427AStation on the Alaska HighwayEd Sessa
Fri Apr 4, 20149D62-Across option north of the borderMartin Ashwood-Smith and Joe Krozel
Sun Mar 9, 201414DCanadian business often connected to a Tim HortonsBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Feb 14, 201431AStandard offspringBruce Haight
Tue Dec 24, 201322ANon-U.S. gas brandDavid J. Kahn
Sun Nov 17, 201310DInternational gas brandJulian Lim
Sat Sep 14, 201314DStandard breakup creationJeff Chen
Sat Aug 31, 201319AOld station name (4)Josh Knapp
Tue May 21, 201361D"Put a tiger in your tank" brand (5)Patrick McIntyre
Wed May 15, 201366AGas brand in Canada (7)David Sullivan
Mon Apr 1, 201335D"Happy Motoring" gas brandGary J. Whitehead
Thu Mar 14, 201326AIt, in Italy (2)Mike Buckley
Mon Mar 11, 201365ABygone U.S. gas brand (6)Robert Fisher
Mon Jan 21, 201357DFormer name of Exxon stationsSusan Gelfand
Mon Dec 24, 201236DPlace to fill up in CanadaMichael Sharp
Thu Dec 13, 201268ACanadian roadside signSam Ezersky
Mon Aug 6, 201259APetrol brand (7)Lynn Lempel
Sun Jul 8, 2012111DPetro-Canada competitor (3)Joel Fagliano
Fri Jun 8, 201235DTiger Express station brandMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sat Mar 31, 201266ABrand name used by Jersey StandardScott Atkinson
Thu Mar 15, 201221DBrand name in a blue ovalKristian House
Tue Mar 13, 201212DGas brand with a tiger symbol (2)Jeff Chen
Mon Mar 12, 201212DCanadian gas brand (7)Lynn Lempel
Sun Mar 11, 201296DCanadian stationVictor Fleming and John Dunn
Mon Mar 5, 201218DGas brand with a tiger symbol (2)Mike Nothnagel
Thu Jan 12, 201246AGas brand north of the borderGareth Bain
Sun Nov 6, 2011115DFormer U.S. gas brandElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Jul 25, 201134AOld U.S. gas brand with a tiger symbolNina Rulon-Miller
Sun Jun 5, 201176DOnetime Texaco competitorYaakov Bendavid
Mon May 9, 201165AOld "Put a tiger in your tank" brandNina Rulon-Miller
Tue Jan 11, 201137D"Put a tiger in your tank" brand (5)Sharon Delorme
Sat Nov 20, 20104D___ Blue (old kerosene brand)Joe DiPietro
Sat Oct 23, 201027DShell alternative (3)Will Nediger
Tue Aug 24, 201043DOld U.S. gas brand (7)Caleb Madison and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Mon Jul 26, 201031DOld U.S. gas brand (7)Janet R. Bender
Mon May 3, 201042ACanadian gas brand (7)Susan Gelfand
Wed Mar 31, 201035AShell alternative (3)Chuck Deodene
Mon Mar 15, 201055DOld U.S. gas brand (7)Fred Piscop
Thu Mar 4, 201044ACanadian station signDavid J. Kahn
Thu Jan 28, 201019AGas brand that's also an Italian pronounRaymond C. Young
Thu Jan 14, 201041D"Happy Motoring" sloganeer (3)Caleb Madison and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Sun Jan 10, 201029ACanadian gas brand (7)Mel Rosen
Thu Dec 17, 20091AGulf competitor (2)Francis Heaney and Patrick Blindauer
Tue Dec 15, 200914AGas brand in Canada (7)Steve Dobis
Wed Dec 2, 200959DOld Sinclair rivalJack McInturff
Sat Nov 28, 200918AShell alternative (3)Karen M. Tracey
Tue Nov 17, 200948A"Put a tiger in your tank" brand (5)John Farmer
Wed Oct 21, 200920AFlying A competitor (2)Peter A. Collins
Mon Jul 20, 200971A"Put a tiger in your tank" brand (5)Pancho Harrison
Sun Jun 7, 200979DCanadian station nameJeremy Newton
Fri Apr 17, 20095DPetrol brand (7)Corey Rubin
Wed Mar 25, 200913DGas brand in Canada (7)Jerry E. Rosman
Wed Mar 11, 200965AOld pump nameCaleb Madison
Fri Jan 16, 200923DBrand named after the pronunciation of its parent company's initialsMike Nothnagel
Thu Oct 9, 200829DPetro-Canada competitor (3)Doug Peterson
Mon Jun 2, 200823DGas brand in Canada (7)Barry Boone
Sun May 18, 200891DEdsel driver's gas choiceBrendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Apr 14, 200838AGas brand with the slogan "Put a tiger in your tank"Christina Houlihan Kelly
Mon Dec 17, 200738ABygone U.S. gas brand (6)Richard Chisholm
Wed Dec 5, 200768A"Happy Motoring" sloganeer (3)Allan E. Parrish
Sun Sep 30, 2007129ABygone U.S. gas brand (6)Kelsey Blakley
Thu Aug 30, 200760DSinclair alternative (3)Victor Fleming and Bruce Venzke
Wed Aug 22, 200718D"Happy Motoring" brandPatrick Blindauer
Wed Aug 15, 200713DBrand name that's coincidentally Italian for "it"Ray Fontenot
Thu Jul 5, 200764ABrand name that sounds like two letters of the alphabetElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Jun 21, 200769ASponsor of early radio's "Five Star Theater"John Sheehan
Sat May 5, 200723ASaskatchewan station nameDavid Quarfoot
Tue May 1, 200732DPetrol brand (7)Courtenay Crocker and Nancy Salomon
Fri Feb 23, 200735DOnetime distributor of free mapsPatrick Merrell
Tue Feb 20, 200736ABygone U.S. gas brand (6)Jonathan Gersch
Tue Feb 13, 200774AExxon abroadNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sun Jan 28, 2007107DPetrol brand (7)Victor Fleming and Bruce Venzke
Fri Jan 12, 200718AOld roadside nameSherry O. Blackard
Sun Dec 10, 2006130ABig petrol sellerDavid J. Kahn
Wed Nov 22, 200659DGas brand in Canada (7)Edward Alch
Mon Nov 20, 200632DExxon, formerlyBernice Gordon
Fri Oct 20, 200615DBrand with a tiger mascotEd Early
Sun Jul 30, 200673DStation along Route 66 (2)Victor Fleming and Bonnie L. Gentry
Thu Apr 20, 200654DOld U.S. gas brand (7)Joe DiPietro
Wed Apr 12, 200650DSinclair rival, onceElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Apr 9, 200696DCanadian pump namePaula Gamache
Sun Mar 19, 200695AClassic brand whose symbol is a tigerMichael Shteyman
Sun Mar 12, 2006106DOld station name (4)Daniel C. Bryant
Sun Feb 19, 200630AGas company known for its tiger sloganJoe DiPietro
Thu Feb 16, 20065APetrol provider (2)Levi Denham and Nancy Salomon
Sun Feb 5, 200644AClassic gas brand (3)Eric Berlin
Thu Jan 12, 200669AClassic brand with an oval logoKyle Mahowald
Tue Jan 10, 200628DPetrol provider (2)David J. Kahn
Tue Oct 25, 200549DGas brand in Canada (7)Kurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Mon Sep 19, 200556DBygone U.S. gasolineTimothy Powell
Mon Sep 12, 200544ACanadian gas brand (7)Michael Shteyman
Sun Jul 24, 20051DPetrol brand (7)Frank Longo
Fri Jul 8, 200532DItalian pronounEric Berlin
Wed Jul 6, 200559DClassic gasRaymond Hamel
Thu May 26, 200557DPetrol brand (7)David J. Kahn
Mon May 23, 200526DOld U.S. gasolineRobert Dillman
Wed May 11, 200547APump sign in CanadaKumar Balani and Lou Sabin
Mon Mar 14, 200558DStudebaker's fill-up, maybeRobert Malinow
Wed Mar 9, 200558AGas brand in Canada (7)Rob Richardson
Tue Dec 21, 200466ACanadian gas brand (7)Kurt Mengel
Wed Oct 27, 200425DCities Service competitor (3)Nathaniel Weiss
Sun Oct 17, 200415D"The sign of extra service" sloganeer, onceManny Nosowsky
Tue Sep 28, 20042DLogo along U.S. highways, onceNancy Kavanaugh
Wed Aug 18, 20048D"Happy Motoring" company (2)Nancy Salomon and Levi Denham
Sun Aug 15, 2004103DClassic brand name in an oval logoBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Aug 13, 200454DBrand with a tiger sloganHarvey Estes
Mon Aug 9, 200431AClassic gas brand (3)M. Francis Vuolo
Sun May 30, 200463AConoco rival (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Fri May 28, 200428A___ Plaza, former Calgary landmark nameManny Nosowsky
Thu May 27, 200433D"The sign of extra service" sloganeer (2)Cathy Millhauser
Wed May 12, 20045AOld U.S. gas brand (7)Allan E. Parrish
Tue Mar 2, 200424ACities Service competitor (3)Charles Barasch
Sun Feb 22, 20046DOld "Happy motoring!" sloganeer (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Thu Jan 29, 200464AStation name in EnglandDavid J. Kahn
Mon Nov 17, 200360DOld U.S. gas brand (7)Sarah Keller
Sun Oct 5, 2003101DSinclair rival (7)Richard Silvestri
Wed Oct 1, 200365AOld station name (4)A. J. Santora
Sat Aug 16, 200311AStation along Route 66 (2)Manny Nosowsky
Wed Aug 13, 200342ABygone U.S. gas brand (6)Charles E. Gersch
Thu Jul 17, 200334AIts slogan was once "The sign of extra service"Robert H. Wolfe
Sat Jun 28, 200345DCities Service competitor (3)Robert H. Wolfe
Sat May 31, 200359AOld station identification (2)Mitch Komro
Fri May 2, 200361AIt was associated with Humble OilDana Motley
Sun Apr 27, 200339AEuropean gas brandJon Delfin
Mon Apr 14, 200332DOld "Happy motoring!" sloganeer (2)Janet R. Bender
Tue Mar 25, 200363DConoco competitor (2)John Greenman
Sun Jan 26, 200396ACompany with the old mascot Little Oil DropNancy Salomon and Bob Peoples
Wed Jan 15, 200360DBig name in petrolBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Jan 14, 200340DFlying A competitor (2)Adam G. Perl
Mon Dec 2, 200212DExxon predecessor (3)Gregory E. Paul
Mon Oct 14, 200238D"Happy Motoring" company (2)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Jul 7, 200238DSinclair rival (7)Lloyd E. Pollet
Sat May 25, 200254DSinclair alternative (3)Frank Longo
Tue Apr 30, 200220AGas of the pastJohn F. Hughes
Sun Mar 17, 20027D"Happy Motoring" sloganeer (3)David J. Kahn
Mon Jan 28, 200256DOld Standard Oil brandSarah Keller
Mon Jan 21, 200254DA gas from the pastPeter Gordon
Sun Jan 13, 200242DOld rival of 105-AcrossNelson Hardy
Wed Dec 12, 200164ALittle Oil Drop was its mascotPeter Gordon
Wed Dec 5, 200137D"Put a tiger in your tank" companyFrances Hansen
Tue Nov 13, 200153DExxon predecessor (3)Nancy Salomon and Bob Peoples
Mon Nov 12, 200120ABygone U.S. gas nameJanice M. Putney
Mon Oct 1, 200167APredecessor of ExxonJanice M. Putney
Sun Jul 29, 2001117DBygone brand on U.S. highways (2)Michael Ashley
Thu May 3, 200133AOld station identification (2)Trip Payne
Wed Apr 18, 200159DSinclair rival (7)A. J. Santora
Wed Apr 4, 200149AOld name in oilAlan Arbesfeld
Sun Jan 7, 2001122ARenamed oil companyManny Nosowsky
Thu Jan 4, 200113DPetrol sellerNancy S. Ross
Thu Nov 16, 200051DPetrol brand (7)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Mon Nov 6, 200035DExxon, once (2)Nancy Salomon and Bob Frank
Tue Jun 6, 200029DDefunct oil nameAlan Arbesfeld
Tue May 9, 200024ABygone brand on U.S. highways (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Jan 29, 200023DGulf competitor (2)Rich Norris
Fri Nov 26, 199912DPetrol station choiceRoger Phillips
Wed Oct 27, 199919AOld Phillips 66 rivalChris Sallade
Sun Aug 29, 199979DBygone sign on U.S. highwaysLou and Fran Sabin
Wed Aug 11, 19998DAcronym formed from "Standard Oil"Rich Norris
Mon Aug 9, 199912DOld U.S. gas brand (7)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Jul 15, 199967ACanadian oil companyZack Butler
Sun Mar 28, 199926D"The sign of extra service" sloganeer (2)Cathy Millhauser
Wed Feb 24, 199973AExxon, once (2)Mark Elliot Skolsky
Tue Oct 20, 199838DSinclair rival (7)Fred Piscop
Mon Oct 12, 19981DExxon predecessor (3)Richard Chisholm
Mon Oct 5, 199854DOld gas brand (3)Peter Gordon
Wed Jul 15, 199810DClassic gas brand (3)Randall J. Hartman
Thu Jun 4, 199855DBygone U.S. gas brand (6)Frances Hansen
Sun Feb 1, 1998117AJersey Standard's other nameMerl Reagle
Fri Jan 2, 199854DThis put a tiger in your tankAlex K. Justin
Thu Dec 18, 199712DOld Shell rivalCathy Millhauser
Wed Nov 5, 199753ASocony rivalA. J. Santora
Tue Oct 14, 199731DWhere an Edsel filled up, maybeRobert Malinow
Mon Oct 13, 199759DSinclair rival (7)Gregory E. Paul
Sat Sep 13, 199737DU.S. brand retired in 1972Dave Tuller
Sat Nov 30, 19967DIt, in Italy (2)R. Norris
Tue Sep 24, 199660DBygone oil companyS. Spadaccini
Mon Sep 2, 199643AOld gas nameF. Piscop
Mon Jun 17, 199656DBygone gas brand (2)S. L. Robbins
Wed May 8, 199645AFormer name at the pumpsR. Norris
Tue Oct 3, 199561DSinclair alternative (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Aug 14, 199536AOil company of oldBen Wheelock
Mon Jul 17, 199512DConoco competitor (2)Kenneth Witte
Tue May 30, 199542AStandard Oil logoRichard Hughes
Fri May 19, 199553APhillips 66 competitorMichael S. Maurer
Mon May 8, 199563DBygone gas brand (2)Deborah Trombley
Fri Dec 16, 199454DSinclair rival (7)A.J. Santora
Sat Nov 26, 199452DRenamed oil co.Manny Nosowsky
Thu Oct 20, 199455DConoco rival (3)Bryant White
Sun Aug 28, 199488ASinclair rival (7)Randolph Ross
Sat Jun 4, 199424DBygone motoring brandManny Nosowsky
Tue Apr 26, 199442AOnetime Texaco rivalDavid Ellis Dickerson
Sat Jan 22, 199469AConoco rival (3)Raymond Hamel
Wed Jan 12, 199461DFormer Sinclair competitorFred Piscop
Tue Dec 28, 199311DOld gas brand (3)Ronald C. Hirschfield
Sun Dec 19, 1993154DOld gas brand (3)John M. Samson

2 results for ESSO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 8, 2012diagramless15DCanadian gas brandPaula Gamache
Mar 3, 2002diagramless10DOld filling station namePeter Gordon

55 results for ESSO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Nov 18, 199363DIt, in ItalyDaniel GirardiTaub
Mon Nov 8, 199344AHe, in ItalyDorothea E. ShippTaub
Thu Oct 21, 199327DItalian itTap OsbornTaub
Tue Aug 24, 199313DHe, in NapoliCathy MillhauserMaleska
Wed Jun 23, 199337DIt, in ItalyRobert HerrigMaleska
Thu Jul 2, 199238AExxon, oncePaul MatwychukMaleska
Wed Jul 10, 199138AExxon forerunnerFrank MiceliMaleska
Thu Aug 23, 199019AIt, in ItalyRobert KatzMaleska
Wed May 2, 199063AExxon's former namePeter GordonMaleska
Wed Dec 6, 198914AGasoline company, onceJim PageMaleska
Fri Jul 15, 198823AHe, to EnricoDaniel GirardiMaleska
Tue May 31, 198850AIt, in ItaliaNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sat Nov 14, 19877DHe, in TarantoDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sat Feb 7, 198769AHe, to EnricoR. S. JonesMaleska
Sat Jul 19, 198629DPronoun for PietroJoe ClonickMaleska
Sun Jan 26, 198682DIt, in ItalyBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu May 23, 198560AIt, in ItalyRobert KatzMaleska
Sun Jul 29, 198498DHe, in PisaWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Nov 20, 1983111AIt, in ItalyElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Fri Jan 9, 198110AIt: It.Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sun Feb 12, 197812DHe, in GenoaJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sun Dec 18, 197741DIt, in ItalyJim PageMaleska
Sat Oct 22, 197733DIt, in ItalyAdelyn LewisMaleska
Sun Jan 30, 197739AHe, in ItalyDorothea E. ShippWeng
Sun Jan 16, 1977129AHe: It.Jordan S. LasherWeng
Mon Dec 6, 197611DHe, in NaplesMichael W. MillerWeng
Sat Jul 5, 197522AHe, in ItalySara V. TuckermanWeng
Mon Mar 24, 197540AHe, in ItalyGeorge LaczkoWeng
Wed Jul 10, 197434DItalian pronounWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Apr 7, 197476DHe, in NaplesDorothea ShippWeng
Sun Jan 13, 197411AIt, in ItalyEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Sun Oct 7, 1973123AHe, in ItalyFrances HansenWeng
Sat Jun 2, 197311DHe: It.UnknownWeng
Wed May 3, 19726AHe, in ItalyUnknownWeng
Wed Nov 10, 197151DHe, in MilanUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 7, 1971109AHe, in ItalyDan GirardiWeng
Tue Jan 12, 197157DHe, in TurinUnknownWeng
Sat Jun 20, 197056DHe, in ItalyLouise EarnestWeng
Wed Apr 15, 197066AHe: It.UnknownWeng
Tue Mar 10, 197052DHe: It.UnknownWeng
Sat Dec 6, 196918DHe: It.UnknownWeng
Sun Mar 23, 196913DHe: It.Sara V. TuckermanWeng
Tue May 7, 19684DHe, in Italia.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sun Mar 17, 19689DHe: It.Anne FoxFarrar
Tue Feb 6, 196860AIt, in Italy.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 7, 196794AHe: It.Bert BeamanFarrar
Fri Oct 14, 196621DIt, in Italy.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 10, 196667AIt, in Italy.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 15, 196573AHe: It.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 5, 196444AItalian "it."Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Jun 22, 196421AIt, in Italy.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 15, 196431DIt, in Italy.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thu Jul 11, 196342AIt, in Italian.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 16, 196357DIt, in Italy.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Sun May 10, 1959108DHe, in Italy.Paula BauersmithFarrar