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70 Results for LOPS

18 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, December 31, 201644DRemoves as superfluousJeff Chen
Friday, March 25, 20168DCuts (off) (2)Ian Livengood
Saturday, March 14, 201555ATruncatesJames Mulhern
Wednesday, December 8, 201030DTakes the top (off)Mike Nothnagel
Monday, March 15, 201056ACuts off, as branchesFred Piscop
Friday, May 11, 200740APrunes (2)Patrick Berry
Friday, August 6, 200445AEliminates as unnecessaryBob Peoples
Thursday, September 12, 200213DTrims a treePeter Abide
Sunday, March 10, 200282AWorks on a hedgerowNelson Hardy
Sunday, February 11, 200146DPrunes (2)Bob Peoples and Nancy Salomon
Friday, February 2, 20013DTakes a bough?Martin Ashwood-Smith
Tuesday, October 12, 199918ACuts, as branchesEd Early
Monday, September 21, 199862ACuts with garden shearsMatthew Lees
Tuesday, August 18, 199844AChops (off)Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, August 5, 199834ACuts off (2)Patrick Jordan
Sunday, July 28, 1996115ATrims, as a treeN. S. Wizer
Thursday, January 27, 199423DMore than snipsBetty Jorgensen
Friday, December 31, 199310ATrims the treeNorman S. Wizer

52 results for LOPS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, December 2, 19921ACuts off, as branchesPeter GordonMaleska
Thursday, November 26, 19929DCuts offErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sunday, June 7, 199229DCuts offNorman S. WizerMaleska
Monday, September 17, 199042DTruncatesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, April 6, 19908DCuts offWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, July 27, 19895APrunesIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sunday, June 11, 1989123APrunes treesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, November 15, 198840DPrunesVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Monday, November 14, 198841ACuts offAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tuesday, October 4, 198840ATruncatesChristy RidleyMaleska
Thursday, June 2, 198852DCuts, with "off"Rhonda KrausMaleska
Saturday, April 16, 198821DTruncatesBetty HinmanMaleska
Sunday, April 5, 198747ATrimsArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Friday, May 3, 198564ATrims branchesMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Thursday, October 25, 198434ATruncatesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, January 30, 198413DCuts offNorma SteinbergMaleska
Thursday, December 1, 198366AHangs down looselyEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Saturday, August 27, 198319DTruncatesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, January 1, 19821ATruncatesC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, December 16, 197962APrunesMichael PriestleyMaleska
Sunday, December 24, 1978107DCuts offAnne FoxMaleska
Wednesday, February 15, 19788DDroopsJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, August 1, 1976101DTrims offMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sunday, March 21, 1976131DCuts offArnold MossWeng
Friday, October 11, 19747DCuts offBert H. KruseWeng
Thursday, April 12, 19731ACuts offUnknownWeng
Monday, March 20, 197211DCuts offUnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 8, 197141DCuts offUnknownWeng
Thursday, April 1, 197170AHangs downUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 19, 1970103DCuts offHume R. CraftWeng
Wednesday, May 13, 19701AHangs looselyArthur SchulmanWeng
Wednesday, November 5, 196919ACuts off.UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 8, 196956DCuts off.UnknownWeng
Friday, February 28, 196936ADroops.UnknownWeng
Friday, January 12, 196839ACuts (off).UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 3, 196721DTrims (off).UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 9, 196639ACuts off branches, twigs, etc.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 23, 19666DPrunes.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 14, 196324ADroops.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, March 20, 196344ACuts off.Jay SheldonFarrar
Saturday, December 2, 196152ADroops.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 15, 196137ATrims.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 24, 196074AHangs down loosely.James ByrneFarrar
Tuesday, November 5, 195736DRemoves superfluous parts.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 29, 195722DTruncates.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 12, 195711DTrims by cutting.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thursday, August 2, 195662AClips.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, April 3, 1955114ATree trimmings.Ruth H. OliverFarrar
Sunday, June 21, 195318DClips off.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, April 13, 195348ATrims.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, April 16, 195031ACuts off.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, April 2, 1950116ACuts off.Leonard GoldbergFarrar

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