8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for METTLE.
|Sunday, August 12, 2012||48D||Fighting spirit||Patrick Berry|
|Monday, December 22, 2008||28A||Spunk||Lynn Lempel|
|Sunday, September 18, 2005||12A||Pluck (3)||Joe DiPietro|
|Sunday, July 17, 2005||102D||Pluck (3)||David J. Kahn|
|Sunday, December 22, 2002||11D||Grit||Frances Hansen|
|Sunday, March 24, 2002||92D||Pluck (3)||Con Pederson|
|Tuesday, May 25, 1999||68A||Gumption||Philip Lew|
|Friday, August 18, 1995||54A||Courage||Manny Nosowsky|
1 result for METTLE from Variety puzzles.
|February 24, 2008||diagramless||15D||Gumption||Patrick Blindauer|
18 results for METTLE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.
|Sunday, September 7, 1986||47D||Spirit; courage||Bert Rosenfield||Maleska|
|Friday, September 7, 1984||20A||Courage||Dwyer||Maleska|
|Thursday, May 10, 1984||10D||Pluck||Margaret Kingman||Maleska|
|Wednesday, April 29, 1981||9D||Courage||Michael J. Parris||Maleska|
|Monday, February 16, 1981||45A||Stamina||Jeanette K. Brill||Maleska|
|Sunday, February 17, 1980||40A||Courage; spirit||Jordan S. Lasher||Maleska|
|Tuesday, July 25, 1978||43D||Spirit||Sara V. Tuckerman||Maleska|
|Tuesday, August 9, 1977||2D||Inner strength||Jim Page||Maleska|
|Tuesday, September 28, 1971||47D||Courage||Unknown||Weng|
|Saturday, November 14, 1970||47A||Fortitude||Unknown||Weng|
|Wednesday, September 3, 1969||17A||Spirit.||Unknown||Weng|
|Sunday, November 20, 1966||42D||Backbone.||William A. Lewis Jr.||Farrar|
|Sunday, October 6, 1963||102A||Courage.||Brice Metcalfe||Farrar|
|Monday, January 22, 1962||48D||Courage.||Helen Fasulo||Farrar|
|Tuesday, April 8, 1958||30A||Spirit.||H. L. Risteen||Farrar|
|Thursday, February 16, 1956||42A||Spirit.||Thomas J. Varner||Farrar|
|Friday, December 30, 1955||44D||Spunk or spirit.||Unknown||Farrar|
|Sunday, January 22, 1950||56D||Courage.||Alice Cook||Farrar|