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108 results for MESTA

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Feb 7, 201636DLegendary Washington hostessAlan Arbesfeld
Wed Jun 8, 201167AHostess who inspired "Call Me Madam"Peter A. Collins
Sat Feb 6, 201047ASocialite who inspired "Call Me Madam"Frederick J. Healy
Wed Oct 14, 20099APerle who inspired "Call Me Madam"Richard Silvestri
Mon Apr 21, 200829DLegendary Washington hostess Perle ___Janet R. Bender
Thu Feb 21, 200832DPolitical hostess PerlePeter A. Collins
Mon May 15, 200620AClassic party host Perle ___John R. Conrad
Tue Apr 26, 200553AHostess Perle (4)Sarah Keller
Wed Sep 1, 200471AFamous "hostess with the mostest"Jim Conklin
Wed Jul 2, 200353DHostess Perle (4)Barbara Olson
Sun Jul 29, 200154DFamous hostessMichael Ashley
Sun Oct 18, 199854AHostess Perle (4)David J. Kahn
Thu Apr 9, 199826DHostess Perle (4)Betty Jorgensen
Tue Oct 28, 199732DAcclaimed "Hostess with the Mostes'"Bernice Gordon
Sun May 18, 19976DFamous party giverFrances Hansen
Fri Dec 13, 199626DHost of noteJ. Page

3 results for MESTA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 27, 2009diagramless21DLegendary hostess PerleMike Nothnagel
Sep 12, 2004diagramless3DHostess PerleBrendan Emmett Quigley
Jun 15, 1997diagramless4DAmerican socialite and diplomatFrank Longo

89 results for MESTA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Oct 28, 199233DMemorable hostessWalter CovellMaleska
Mon May 4, 199269AMemorable Washington hostessMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Thu Jan 30, 199273A"Hostess with the mostes'"C. McInerneyMaleska
Fri Sep 6, 199126DErstwhile D.C. hostessPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Thu Apr 11, 199152APerle of parties: 1889-1975Bert H. KruseMaleska
Tue Sep 11, 199022D"Hostess With the Mostes"Lois SidwayMaleska
Wed Dec 20, 198950DMemorable "hostess with the mostes'"Betty JorgensenMaleska
Wed Sep 21, 198819AFamed hostess of yoreCharles E. GerschMaleska
Sun Aug 28, 198832A"Call Me Madam" prototypeMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Mon May 4, 198723AHostess PerleWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Apr 22, 19879DA Perle of societyMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Sat Jan 10, 198723AInspiration for "Call Me Madam"Nancy JolineMaleska
Thu Jan 8, 198730DRiver of ThraceIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sun Nov 2, 198636DFlower into the AegeanMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Fri Sep 12, 198644A"Hostess with the mostest"Larry GoldhirschMaleska
Tue Jan 7, 198623APerle of hostess fameRhonda KrausMaleska
Thu Dec 5, 198534DPerle ___, memorable socialitePeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Oct 16, 198339DOne-time Perle of societyCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tue Aug 21, 197942APerle that once gleamed in WashingtonN. M. MeyerMaleska
Fri Jan 12, 197918AFamed hostessDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sun Feb 19, 197877DPerleMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Mon Sep 5, 19775APerle ___, memorable hostessTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Jul 17, 197710DMemorable hostessAlex F. BlackMaleska
Tue Nov 23, 197647AHostess PerleAlfio MicciWeng
Sun Mar 28, 19764DPerleRuth N. SchultzWeng
Thu Jan 8, 19763DHostess PerleFrank GearyWeng
Tue Sep 16, 197526DPerleAllan BlackmanWeng
Sat May 24, 197528AFormer hostess PerleRichard CampWeng
Tue Apr 22, 197567AFamed party giverMaurice J. TeitelbaumWeng
Wed Mar 12, 197543APerleLeonard GoldbergWeng
Wed Jan 8, 197528AHostess of noteSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Tue Dec 31, 197426APerleJim PageWeng
Sun Dec 8, 197427ANoted hostessEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Tue Oct 15, 197454DPerleManny MillerWeng
Fri Mar 17, 19721APerleUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 23, 197216DFamous hostessNancy S. RossWeng
Thu Nov 18, 197134DPerleUnknownWeng
Fri Oct 22, 197143APerleUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 15, 197133AHostess of noteUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 11, 197090DD. C. hostessJoseph LaFauciWeng
Fri Jan 10, 196912DPerle.UnknownWeng
Wed Dec 13, 19678DPerle.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 24, 196521APerle.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 24, 196541DWell-known Perle.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 25, 196467AFamed hostess.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 8, 196376DFormer ambassadress.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Nov 15, 196118DHostess Perle.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 12, 1961120APerle.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri Jul 21, 196163APerle of Washington.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 23, 196057AAmerican hostess and diplomat.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 25, 195853DWashington hostess.Arthur LewisFarrar
Wed Sep 17, 195863ASocial name in Washington.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Mar 30, 195732D"Hostess with the mostest."J. F. KellyFarrar
Mon Jan 14, 195748DWashington VIP.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Aug 3, 195643AWashington hostess.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 5, 195651DFamed Washington hostess.Charles GerschFarrar
Mon Jan 9, 19561AWashington V. I. P.J. F. KellyFarrar
Wed Sep 14, 19558DWashington name.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Sun Sep 11, 195520DWashington V. I. P.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Jul 10, 195518DFamous Truman appointee.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Apr 10, 195522DTruman appointee.Sam LakeFarrar
Thu Aug 19, 195462AWashington hostess.William F. BulowFarrar
Wed Jul 14, 195430AInspiration for "Call Me Madam."Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Tue Jun 22, 195425DFormer U. S. Minister.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Wed Mar 10, 19541AFormer resident of Luxembourg.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 23, 19535AFamous hostess.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 14, 195328ARecent visitor to U. S. S. R.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 18, 195317DPerle of society.Sam LakeFarrar
Sun Oct 11, 195380AShe visited U. S. S. R.Marion MoeserFarrar
Sun May 31, 19531AFormer Minister.Israel GitterFarrar
Thu Apr 16, 19538DFamous hostess and envoy.Anthony MorseFarrar
Mon Nov 17, 195233D"The hostess with the mostest."UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 2, 19526APerle.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Sep 28, 195235AFriend of 2 Down.Evelyn E. SmithFarrar
Wed Apr 30, 195269AOur Minister to a grand duchy.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 25, 195244AInspiration for Lindsay and Crouse.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Nov 24, 195126DLady in Luxemburg.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 3, 195118AMinister to land of Grand Duchess Charlotte.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 13, 195151DA Perle among hostesses.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 18, 195115DMinister to a grand duchy.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sat Feb 10, 195147DLuxembourg minister.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Jan 25, 195148APrototype for Sally Adams.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 27, 195025AEthel Merman's prototype.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 22, 195042DMinister Perle.Charles CrossFarrar
Mon Dec 4, 195043AAn American in Luxembourg.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 8, 1950113DLuxembourg lady.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue Sep 19, 195050DU. S. Minister to Luxembourg.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Oct 30, 19491AWashington hostess, now foreign minister.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sun Oct 16, 194911DMinister to Luxembourg.Harold T. BersFarrar