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163 results for IOTAS

59 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for IOTAS.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Nov 11, 201857DSpecks (6)Eric Berlin
Sat Sep 8, 201833DIII, in IthacaAndrew J. Ries
Wed Oct 18, 201713ATiny bits (4)John Lithgow and Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Jun 6, 201752DSmidgens (9)Lisa Loeb and Doug Peterson
Sun Apr 16, 201737DIs Greek?Timothy Polin
Mon Nov 7, 201622AGreek vowels (3)Bruce Haight
Mon Oct 3, 20168DSmidgens (9)Jacob Stulberg
Sat Mar 21, 201523DDrops in the bucketFrederick J. Healy
Wed Feb 4, 201511DBitsy piecesJulian Lim
Sun Nov 30, 201491AIIIMatt Ginsberg
Mon Aug 18, 201410DSpecks (6)Ian and Katie Livengood
Wed Jun 18, 201422ATiny bits (4)Amy Johnson
Fri Apr 11, 201426ASpecks (6)Peter Wentz
Wed Jan 15, 201435DBits (7)Bernice Gordon
Thu Jul 11, 201322DGreek vowels (3)Henry Hook
Wed Jul 3, 201358AMinuscule amountsPamela Klawitter
Sun May 26, 201341AGreek vowels (3)Joon Pahk and Jeremy Horwitz
Mon Dec 3, 201269ASmall amountsAndrea Carla Michaels
Tue May 29, 201250DMinute bitsDaniel A. Finan
Mon Jun 7, 201022ASmidgens (9)Lynn Lempel
Sat Jul 11, 200931DCrumbsKaren M. Tracey
Sat Jun 27, 200932DIs in Athens?Trip Payne
Wed Jun 17, 200919ATiny bits (4)Peter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Sat Nov 22, 200812DShredsFrank Longo
Mon Nov 10, 200815ASmidgens (9)Gail Grabowski
Thu Jul 17, 200826ABits (7)Elizabeth A. Long
Sun Jun 8, 200873AScintillas (2)Will Nediger
Sun Dec 23, 200775ASome sorority sistersAdam G. Perl
Thu Nov 29, 200721DSmidgens (9)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Nov 11, 200778ATiny amounts (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Thu Oct 12, 200661ACertain sorority womenDave Tuller
Tue Mar 21, 200626ASmidgens (9)Levi Denham
Mon Feb 6, 200637DBits (7)Sheldon Benardo
Wed Feb 1, 200649DSmidgens (9)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Nov 23, 200542AScintillas (2)Levi Denham
Sat Oct 15, 200544AItty bitsPaula Gamache
Sun Mar 21, 2004106DBits (7)Roy Leban
Sun Jan 4, 200443ABits (7)Patrick Merrell
Thu Jan 23, 20035AJots (3)Cathy Millhauser
Tue Jan 14, 200327DTiny bits (4)Adam G. Perl
Thu Nov 21, 200251DSpecks (6)Joe DiPietro
Thu Nov 14, 200224ASmidgesPaula Gamache
Mon Sep 2, 200251DItsy-bitsy bitsNorma Johnson and Nancy Salomon
Fri Jul 13, 200123ASpecks (6)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Jan 22, 200166ATiny quantitiesNancy Kavanaugh
Thu Dec 21, 200053ASmidgens (9)Manny Nosowsky
Tue Apr 18, 20005ATiny amounts (2)Myles Callum
Sun Oct 24, 199938ABits and piecesNancy Salomon
Wed Apr 28, 199965AJust jotsNancy Salomon
Mon Jan 12, 199820DSmidgens (9)John Greenman
Sun Jan 4, 199890ABits (7)Mark Danna
Thu May 30, 199631ALittle bits (2)N. S. Wizer
Sat Apr 27, 199624DMinute amountsF. Hansen
Sun Mar 10, 199654DBits (7)F & L Sabin
Fri Dec 9, 19942DNitpicking amountsMatt Gaffney
Mon Aug 15, 199437ALittle bits (2)Fred Piscop
Mon May 9, 199451DSpecks (6)Sidney L. Robbins
Sat Apr 30, 199431AJots (3)Wayne Robert Williams
Tue Mar 22, 199451DJots (3)Stephanie Spadaccini

4 results for IOTAS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 3, 2016cryptic11A"Ten" originally transcribed as II (5)Richard Silvestri
May 11, 2014diagramless68AMinuscule amountsFred Piscop
Mar 2, 2014cryptic5DLetters were still nothing I recalled (5)Fraser Simpson
Apr 15, 2012diagramless21AScintillasPaula Gamache

100 results for IOTAS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Aug 24, 199314AJotsCathy MillhauserMaleska
Sun Dec 13, 199283AJotsMichael PriestleyMaleska
Sat Oct 17, 199225DJotsJohn GreenmanMaleska
Fri Jun 12, 199257ATriflesWayne Hall-EastmanMaleska
Sat Mar 14, 199215AJotsChristy RidleyMaleska
Mon Jun 18, 199052ASpecks; jotsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Apr 26, 199023DMinute amountsBetty JorgensenMaleska
Mon Mar 12, 199038DJotsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Jul 12, 198952DJotsJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Sun Oct 30, 1988101DTiny amountsCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sun Sep 25, 198885DTiny amountsBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sun May 15, 1988105DTittlesRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sat Apr 23, 198861ATiny bitsBetty HinmanMaleska
Mon Nov 30, 198726DSpecksSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun May 24, 198734DTittlesS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Fri Aug 2, 198537DJotsJesse RoarkeMaleska
Thu Jul 18, 198549DJotsEli WesoffMaleska
Sun Sep 30, 1984109AJot and tittleHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Sun Aug 26, 198441DJotsAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Nov 6, 198331ASmidgensBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Jun 5, 198326DBitsA. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon May 2, 19834DSmall quantitiesDiana R. SessionsMaleska
Fri Jan 14, 198330DBitsBernice GordonMaleska
Sat Jan 1, 198364AJotsJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sun Dec 6, 1981100DWhitsBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu Jul 30, 198131ATittlesEmory H. CainMaleska
Thu Apr 30, 198122DTittlesC. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Oct 14, 198034DBitsCarol DuttingMaleska
Sun Aug 10, 1980116DLetters for Y. A. Tittle?Marjorie PedersenMaleska
Sun Apr 22, 197982ATittlesNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Sun Feb 18, 197968DJotsSam Bellotto Jr.Maleska
Sun Sep 4, 197734DLittle bitsHenry HookMaleska
Wed Jun 8, 197729AJotsHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Jan 19, 197621DJotsNorton RhoadesWeng
Fri Jan 16, 197619DSmall bitsElaine D. SchorrWeng
Thu May 15, 197553DGreek lettersJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Sun May 11, 197576DJotsTap OsbornWeng
Fri Apr 4, 197551DParticlesHugh McElroyWeng
Sun Jun 16, 197469DBitsRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Sat Apr 6, 197446AGreek lettersHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Sun Feb 24, 197482ASmall amountsJohn WilligWeng
Sun Nov 25, 197362AGreek lettersAlfio MicciWeng
Fri Jun 1, 19733DWhitsUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 25, 197222ATittlesUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 26, 197139ALeast particlesUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 21, 197133AJotsEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Wed Dec 9, 197023AJotsUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 25, 1970120DJotsAlfio MicciWeng
Sun Jun 21, 19705DGreek vowelsEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sun Apr 26, 1970135ABitsAlfio MicciWeng
Tue Nov 25, 196941AGreek letters.UnknownWeng
Sat Oct 18, 196940AGreek letters.UnknownWeng
Sat Mar 1, 196937DParticles.UnknownWeng
Thu Jan 9, 196958ASmall bits.UnknownWeng
Sat Nov 2, 196841DTrifles.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 16, 196858DJots.Hume CraftFarrar
Sun Sep 24, 1967111AJots.Jean ReedFarrar
Thu Jul 6, 196733DJots.Evelyn BenshoofFarrar
Tue Nov 15, 196636AGreek letters.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 15, 196658AGreek letters.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 1, 196612DGreek letters.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Tue Apr 12, 19667DWhits.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 30, 196549ABits.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 11, 1965113AGreek letters.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sun Nov 15, 196430DGreek letters.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thu Oct 22, 196414AJots.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 14, 196426AMere trifles.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 27, 196498AParticles.W. A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thu Feb 13, 196429DAtoms.George LaczkoFarrar
Wed Aug 8, 196223AParticles.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 1, 196252DGreek letters.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri Mar 23, 196232DJots.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Fri Sep 29, 196119DJots.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 24, 196123ABits.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 5, 196179DJots.Dortha F. MarksFarrar
Wed Feb 1, 196165AGreek letters.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 18, 196028ASmall quantities.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 22, 196045AGreek letters.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 12, 195920AParticles.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 6, 195932AJots.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 26, 195929DJots.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 18, 195931DSmall amounts.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 13, 195964DTiny amounts.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Jun 9, 195959AJots.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 3, 195855ATittles.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Jun 1, 195879AWhits.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Apr 26, 195631ASmall amounts.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat Oct 29, 195519DJots.Mel TaubFarrar
Wed Sep 14, 195560ASmall amounts.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Fri Jan 7, 195546DTiny amounts.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun May 31, 1953128AGreek letters.Israel GitterFarrar
Tue Jan 13, 195327DParticles.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri Oct 3, 195227AMinimum amounts.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 20, 195157AParticles.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 11, 195135AParticles.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Feb 1, 195119DGreek letters.Robert HeglerFarrar
Sat Dec 16, 195045AGreek letters.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 14, 194876DJots.Clara RusheFarrar
Sun Dec 2, 19456DJots.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Oct 4, 194246DJots.Sam LevineFarrar