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61 results for MANILA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Dec 6, 201751AMuhammad Ali fight siteClive Probert
Sun Sep 13, 201529AKind of paperJoe DiPietro
Mon Jul 30, 201224ACapital of the Philippines (2)Rosemarie Dolan and Christopher Geach
Sun Jul 1, 201223A___ Bay, 1898 battle site (2)Dan Schoenholz
Mon Feb 14, 20114DPhilippine capitalVictor Fleming and Lynn Lempel
Sat Feb 20, 20107DThe Pearl of the OrientPaula Gamache
Wed Jun 10, 200910DCapital founded by Spanish invaders, 1571Richard Silvestri
Sun Aug 24, 200816D___ Bay, 1898 battle site (2)Kevin G. Der
Sun Jun 8, 200896DBattle of ___ Bay, 1898Will Nediger
Wed Jan 16, 200847D1975 "Thrilla" cityBarry C. Silk
Tue Oct 2, 20076DPort seized by Adm. Dewey, 1898Oliver Hill
Fri Jun 10, 200547DMalacañang Palace locale (2)David Quarfoot
Mon Sep 23, 200247DCapital of the Philippines (2)Peter Gordon
Sun Feb 17, 200210D___ Bay, 1898 site of Admiral Dewey's fleetJoe DiPietro
Thu Feb 15, 200134DMalacañang Palace locale (2)David Ainslie Macleod
Sat Dec 30, 200044D1898 battle siteRich Norris
Wed Jul 29, 199820APacific capitalElizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Nov 1, 199623AStuff in envelopesM. Rosen
Mon Aug 21, 199546DKind of folderSidney L. Robbins
Sun Dec 19, 199380ASite of a 1975 "Thrilla"John M. Samson

41 results for MANILA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Nov 4, 19871DEnvelope materialVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Thu Jun 20, 19855DType of hempBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Thu Aug 2, 198440DStrong paperBrownMaleska
Wed Jun 27, 19845DCigar or hempWorthingMaleska
Sun Jun 17, 198431DLuzon portCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sun Aug 22, 19827DType of envelopeCharles M. DeberMaleska
Thu Nov 15, 197338APacific capitalUnknownWeng
Sun Jun 4, 197279DBrown paperArnold MossWeng
Thu Feb 4, 197143AHeavy paperUnknownWeng
Fri Aug 29, 196934AMalacañan Palace site.UnknownWeng
Sun Oct 13, 196878DRope of a kindAnthony MorseFarrar
Sun Sep 17, 19676DRope.Anthony MorseFarrar
Fri Jun 9, 196710DHeavy paper.Arthur S. HeiserFarrar
Thu May 13, 196558ABay of Luzon.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 25, 196247DLuzon port.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 28, 19625DSister to City of Quezon.Louis SabinFarrar
Mon Nov 6, 196111ALuzon port.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 9, 19611DKind of paper.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sat Nov 5, 196046DWrapping paper.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 17, 195349DBefore 1948, capital of the Philippines.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Oct 19, 195286APres. Quirino's capital.Israel GitterFarrar
Sun May 25, 195215DFormer capital of Philippines.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jun 10, 1951100DReplaced, as capital, by Quezon City.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sun May 20, 1951103AEx-capital of new republic.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Aug 6, 195014DDewey's conquest.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Feb 19, 19501ACapital menaced by the Hukbalahaps.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Nov 20, 19498DQuezon City is its suburb.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jan 2, 1949109DImportant naval base.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sun Sep 22, 194644ARoxas' capital.Waldo RansonFarrar
Sun Mar 31, 1946139ALuzon port.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun May 27, 19451ACity redeemed after 37 months.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Mar 18, 194514AWhere Intramuros is.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Jan 14, 1945134DCity on Pasig River.Bert StoreyFarrar
Sun Dec 17, 194410AVital Pacific target.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Dec 3, 194416DWhere Yamashita lurks.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Apr 4, 194399ACity in Jap hands.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sun Aug 30, 1942122DCity which fell to the Japanese.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Aug 23, 194271ACity bombed by Japs Dec. 8, 1941.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Jul 5, 1942112DCity captured by Nipponese.Charles KuhlsFarrar
Sun Apr 26, 194221ACaptured Pacific capital.A. A. WebsterFarrar
Sun Mar 29, 1942106DCity lost to Japan.Alvin AshbyFarrar