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53 results for OGPU

7 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Sun Oct 5, 200890DForerunner of the K.G.B.Byron Walden
Sun Mar 30, 2008113AK.G.B. predecessor (3)Paula Gamache
Sun Jun 10, 20075AK.G.B. predecessor (3)Bob Klahn
Sun Oct 6, 200228DOld Soviet secret police org.Myles Callum
Fri Mar 24, 199522AK.G.B. predecessor (3)Christopher Hurt
Sun Apr 3, 1994105DOld Russian secret-police org.Ernie Furtado
Thu Mar 10, 199460ALenin's police org.Lois Sidway

46 results for OGPU from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sat Nov 11, 198952DN.K.V.D. forerunnerFrances HansenMaleska
Mon Jun 6, 198835DFormer U.S.S.R. secret policeWilliam CanineMaleska
Fri Aug 21, 198726AN.K.V.D.'s predecessorBert RosenfieldMaleska
Fri May 15, 198723APre-K.G.B. groupEli WesoffMaleska
Wed Apr 1, 198754DN.K.V.D.'s predecessorJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Tue Jul 30, 198541AN.K.V.D. predecessorDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sun Sep 18, 198334AN.K.V.D. antecedentBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun Aug 15, 198246ACheka's successorLouis BaronMaleska
Tue Aug 10, 198235ASoviet police before N.K.V.D.Joel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed Dec 9, 198148DStalin's secret policeMorton BraunMaleska
Sun Mar 4, 1979120AN.K.V.D. predecessorMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sat Jan 7, 197817AN.K.V.D. predecessorWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat May 28, 197738ARussian secret police: 1922–35William LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Apr 4, 1976136DRussian policeJ. A. FelkerWeng
Sat Jan 31, 197658ARussian policeVirginia ButlerWeng
Sun Jun 1, 19756DRussian policeFrances HansenWeng
Sun Dec 15, 197463DU.S.S.R. policeElmer ToroWeng
Fri Jun 7, 197448DRussian policeMike O'NeillWeng
Sun Dec 9, 197324DKremlin policeKeith BlakeWeng
Thu Jul 19, 197333ARussian secret policeUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 26, 1972130ARussian policeGladys V. MillerWeng
Wed Dec 23, 197025DSoviet police initialsUnknownWeng
Sat Apr 19, 196938APredecessor of MVD.UnknownWeng
Tue Nov 8, 19661DSoviet secret service, 1922–34.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 11, 19645AGay-Pay-Oo.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tue Jul 23, 196351ASuccessor to the Cheka.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 2, 19639DFeared initials of 1922–34.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Dec 11, 196038DGay-Pay-Oo.Tom MixonFarrar
Mon Aug 15, 19602DMonogram of secret police.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 21, 19605APredecessor of NKVD.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tue Sep 15, 195947DSoviet secret police, 1922.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 31, 19591DPredecessor of NKVD.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sun Nov 2, 195889ANKVD's former monogram.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Oct 7, 195860AFormer Russian police group.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri Oct 3, 195854DFormer Russian police.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Sep 29, 1957119DSecret police.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Sep 3, 195710AA predecessor of N. K. V. D.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon May 28, 195629DNKVD succeeded this.Alice H. CookFarrar
Sun Jul 25, 19546APredecessor of MVD.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon Feb 8, 195436AFormer initials of M.V.D.Charlotte StickneyFarrar
Tue Dec 15, 195351DFearsome initials, now MVD.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Oct 21, 195216AForerunner of the feared N. K. V. D., Russian secret police.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 23, 195134DSoviet secret service, before 1935.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 3, 195124AForerunner of NKVD and MVD.Robert HeglerFarrar
Sun Jul 29, 1945132AGay-pay-oo.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Oct 25, 194227DSoviet secret service.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar