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247 results for OILS

73 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Wednesday, July 5, 201714AHydrophobic substancesJake Halperin
Monday, April 3, 201733AClassical paintings (4)Agnes Davidson and Zhouqin Burnikel
Sunday, October 16, 201646DThe "palm" and "olive" of PalmoliveTom McCoy
Sunday, June 12, 201653AMasseuse's stockFinn Vigeland
Saturday, February 20, 201623DGallery fillJames Mulhern
Thursday, February 11, 201610AWorks at the GuggenheimZhouqin Burnikel
Monday, January 25, 20168DLubricates (5)Ian Livengood
Monday, November 16, 201557DClassical paintings (4)Jim Holland
Tuesday, November 3, 201539AGainsborough's "The Blue Boy" and othersBrendan Emmett Quigley and Joel Fagliano
Tuesday, August 4, 201555DLubricates (5)Joel Fagliano
Monday, June 29, 20157DClassical paintings (4)Todd Gross and Andrea Carla Michaels
Tuesday, June 9, 201554DDe-squeaksRoy Leban
Sunday, March 22, 201595DMany ManetsJeremy Newton
Sunday, August 17, 201463DMuch of the Guggenheim's collectionCaleb Madison
Wednesday, March 12, 201449AThey build up in poresJeff Chen
Wednesday, June 12, 201340DTraditional paintings (3)Todd Gross
Thursday, March 14, 201353AWorks at the National GalleryMike Buckley
Saturday, January 19, 201324AWorks in a studio, sayDavid Quarfoot
Sunday, October 14, 201235DPalm productsTodd Gross
Saturday, August 25, 201245AMet worksCaleb Madison
Thursday, October 13, 201139DArt collector's collectionJohn Farmer
Saturday, April 9, 201159AMr. Universe contestants' needsScott Atkinson
Wednesday, January 19, 201168ALubricates (5)Kristian House
Tuesday, September 21, 201059DMany works at the MetAdam G. Perl
Tuesday, September 7, 201055DRemoves a squeak from (3)MaryEllen Uthlaut
Sunday, February 14, 201026ASome Da Vinci piecesMatt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Monday, June 29, 200939ARemoves a squeak from (3)Paula Gamache
Sunday, April 26, 200942D"The Blue Boy" and othersTrip Payne
Monday, January 12, 200913ALubricates (5)Lynn Lempel
Sunday, December 7, 200880DBribesJim Page
Monday, October 27, 200828ATraditional paintings (3)Andrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Sunday, September 7, 2008108AWorks at a museumRandolph Ross
Tuesday, March 25, 200836ATraditional paintings (3)Steve Salmon
Sunday, March 23, 200884D"Essential" thingsRobert W. Harris
Wednesday, September 5, 200729DMuseum displayRichard Silvestri
Thursday, August 16, 200716ASome artworkAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, May 27, 200747DPalette globsPatrick Berry
Monday, January 2, 200647AClassical paintings (4)Linda Schechet Tucker
Friday, July 22, 200520AFrick collectionElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, May 12, 200513DStops squeakingManny Nosowsky
Wednesday, January 19, 20056DSome museum hangingsLeonard Williams
Saturday, December 18, 200454DMasseur suppliesDana Motley
Wednesday, September 29, 200464AArtworksVerna Suit
Saturday, August 30, 200344ABath additionsPatrick Berry
Tuesday, August 19, 20037DPerfume ingredientsKaren M. Tracey
Thursday, March 13, 200341AMet displayDavid J. Kahn
Monday, September 30, 200217ARemoves squeaks fromHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, August 27, 200229DSoftens, as leatherDenise M. Neuendorf
Monday, June 10, 200251DFixes a squeakSherry O. Blackard
Monday, May 20, 200261DLubricates (5)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sunday, March 31, 200247DArt store stockLynn Lempel
Saturday, June 16, 200127AMasseur's stockDana Motley
Tuesday, May 15, 200121DRemoves a squeak from (3)Jon Delfin
Friday, March 23, 200130AMakes shineElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, December 19, 200049APortraitists' purchasesFred Piscop
Wednesday, October 25, 200063DProtects against rustNick Grivas
Monday, March 27, 200021DWorks at the LouvreDave and Diane Epperson
Saturday, August 21, 199911AQuiets, in a wayCharles E. Gersch
Wednesday, June 2, 199939AImpressionist worksNancy Salomon
Tuesday, February 23, 199924ARembrandt worksRobert Zimmerman
Sunday, January 31, 199959AStandard varietiesManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, October 13, 199830DSquelches a squeakNancy Salomon
Monday, October 12, 199818DRembrandts, e.g.Richard Chisholm
Thursday, August 27, 199866APortraitist's mediumHenry Hook
Monday, July 20, 199837ASome paintingsMary E. Brindamour
Tuesday, January 20, 199867ATakes care of the squeaky wheelRandall J. Hartman
Thursday, August 14, 19978DWorks at the MetDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, July 20, 199724AServices, in a wayRich Norris
Sunday, January 12, 1997100AMany paintingsM. Rosen
Wednesday, January 8, 199743AProvides machine maintenanceJ. D. Leavy
Tuesday, July 18, 199560AArtists' purchasesJonathan Schmatzbach
Sunday, July 17, 199487DSome are essentialCathy Millhauser
Wednesday, July 6, 19943DArt suppliesLois Sidway

4 results for OILS from Variety puzzles.

August 3, 2014diagramless65DAromatherapy suppliesPaula Gamache
February 27, 2005diagramless31DAromatherapy suppliesByron Walden
December 10, 2000panda22APaintings of LoisMel Taub
June 11, 2000diagramless34DMost MonetsFrank Longo

170 results for OILS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, August 12, 199312DMedium for MonetRobert DillmanMaleska
Sunday, July 11, 199348AWyeth mediumErnst TheimerMaleska
Tuesday, June 1, 19938DSome paintingsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, May 3, 199358DSome RembrandtsNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Wednesday, March 10, 199318AMagritte's medium (4)Jim PageMaleska
Tuesday, January 12, 199353DRembrandt's mediumMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Friday, December 25, 199247DMedium for MonetAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, November 18, 199260DMedium for WyethJames L. BeattyMaleska
Friday, October 2, 199249DHopper mediumEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, July 22, 199258ASome paintingsArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Wednesday, April 22, 199235AMakes slickJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, April 21, 199247AMakes unctuousNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Monday, April 20, 199250AChagall worksSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, April 16, 199229DSome RembrandtsNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Wednesday, November 20, 199126DGrant Wood mediumWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Friday, August 9, 199129DChagall mediumJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Monday, June 10, 19913DDe Kooning mediumSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, October 3, 199017AHopper mediumLois SidwayMaleska
Monday, August 20, 199050APicasso mediumPeter SwiftMaleska
Friday, April 6, 199020ASome artworkWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, December 14, 19892DAlipterion essentialsJune A. BoggsMaleska
Monday, November 27, 198954DLubricatesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, October 29, 198965AOlive and castorAlfio MicciMaleska
Wednesday, September 20, 198936AQuiets a squeakPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Wednesday, May 31, 198936ASome paintingsBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, April 16, 198930ARubens's mediumWilson McBeathMaleska
Sunday, April 9, 19896AJasper Johns mediumArnold MossMaleska
Wednesday, March 15, 198957DMedium for MonetMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Wednesday, February 1, 198948AHopper productsChristy RidleyMaleska
Wednesday, January 18, 198941AMedium for MonetSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, November 27, 198894DWatteau worksNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 198879AFixes the squeaksBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, August 1, 19884DLubricatesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, January 6, 198818AGallery itemsWilson McBeathMaleska
Monday, December 22, 198643DChagall mediumJames R. BurnsMaleska
Saturday, July 19, 198626AStella mediumJoe ClonickMaleska
Sunday, April 13, 198699DMedium for MotherwellNorma SteinbergMaleska
Tuesday, March 11, 198658DMedium for RaphaelH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Thursday, January 30, 198611DBellows mediumChristy RidleyMaleska
Sunday, October 27, 1985127ACassatt mediumWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, August 21, 198552AMotherwell mediumNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, April 14, 19854DRobert Motherwell's mediumBert H. KruseMaleska
Saturday, July 21, 198462ASesame and peanut extractionsHickmottMaleska
Friday, April 13, 198456AArt suppliesLouis SabinMaleska
Saturday, August 7, 19827DEdward Hopper's mediumWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, March 27, 198223AMineral and vegetableBert RosenfieldMaleska
Monday, June 8, 198119ALouvre displaysSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, January 20, 198118DWhale and corn productsJohnsonMaleska
Saturday, October 25, 198021ABribesMermelsteinMaleska
Saturday, June 14, 198019ACertain paintingsJean J. DavisonMaleska
Saturday, April 5, 198060APaintings by CassattBensonMaleska
Tuesday, January 8, 198037ABribes: SlangPeter SwiftMaleska
Saturday, October 27, 197960DSome landscapesDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Monday, October 1, 197954DSalon itemsHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, June 25, 197898AHopper mediumLouis BaronMaleska
Thursday, January 6, 19771DCertain paintingsHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Tuesday, July 27, 197654DSun-tan applicationsR. KaplanWeng
Friday, February 13, 197656DCastor and oliveElio DesiderioWeng
Tuesday, December 2, 197521DBanana and machineSteeleWeng
Thursday, November 13, 197512DPaintingsHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Wednesday, September 10, 197557AArt worksMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sunday, August 24, 197579ADoes a lube jobJim PageWeng
Thursday, July 17, 197521DSome paintingsGeorge RaventosWeng
Friday, April 18, 197550ACastor-bean yieldsAllan BlackmanWeng
Wednesday, April 9, 197559ACastor and bananaSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Sunday, March 30, 1975111AArtEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Tuesday, January 14, 197530DRemoves a bicycle squeakTom MixonWeng
Sunday, October 20, 1974104DPaintingsBert RosenfieldWeng
Sunday, September 29, 197434AManet mediumElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sunday, February 17, 197453APaintingsElaine D. SchorrWeng
Monday, June 18, 19736DItems on a paletteUnknownWeng
Friday, April 13, 19731APainting mediumsUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 8, 197357APaintingsRonald HirschfeldWeng
Friday, March 16, 197312DArtists' mediumsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 26, 197254DPainter's mediaUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 12, 197286DPaintingsAnthony MorseWeng
Sunday, March 5, 197212DSome stocksWalter McSherryWeng
Sunday, February 6, 19728DArt mediumJack LuzzattoWeng
Monday, December 27, 197121DChrismsUnknownWeng
Friday, October 8, 197151DLinseed and motorUnknownWeng
Thursday, October 7, 197159DSome artUnknownWeng
Friday, June 4, 197119ASome paintingsUnknownWeng
Saturday, May 22, 197146APaintingsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 16, 197139AArt mediumsUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 3, 197180ACertain paintingsHerbert EttensonWeng
Saturday, November 28, 197010APaintingsUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 11, 197011DArtist's mediumUnknownWeng
Thursday, October 15, 197049APaint mediumUnknownWeng
Monday, July 27, 197016APainters' mediumsUnknownWeng
Monday, April 6, 197031DArt genreUnknownWeng
Monday, February 16, 197051AAncient cleansersUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 8, 197038DArt works.UnknownWeng
Sunday, November 9, 196978ASome lotionsJohn WilligWeng
Saturday, September 13, 196951DStock market grouping.UnknownWeng
Sunday, June 22, 196966AArt worksEileen BushWeng
Thursday, January 23, 196924APainting medium.UnknownWeng
Thursday, December 19, 196843AArtistic media.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 11, 196841APicturesWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Saturday, June 29, 196848AGallery items.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 12, 196831APaintings.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 7, 196828DPaintings.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, December 10, 1967114ASome stocks.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wednesday, February 15, 196765APaintings.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Wednesday, June 1, 196636DPaints.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 30, 196512DCosmetic substances.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 13, 196530DWorks of art.Christine ValenceFarrar
Monday, January 4, 196538DPictures.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 11, 196440DCosmetic substances.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 24, 196455ALouvre display feature.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, December 15, 196349DTate Gallery features.Jules Arensberg and Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wednesday, September 11, 19633DOlive and others.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 30, 196321DPainter's medium.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tuesday, July 2, 196341DLouvre displays.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 16, 19639DPaintings.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 15, 19636DCertain paintings.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 11, 1962122AArt works.Will C. WengFarrar
Thursday, April 12, 196264ACertain paintings.Louise EarnestFarrar
Monday, December 18, 196138ACertain paints.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 6, 196114APaintings.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 25, 196124ACertain paintings.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 6, 196123AMuseum specialty.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 23, 196155APaintings.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 1, 196033APaintings.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 29, 196042AMuseum pieces.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 24, 196042DRembrandts.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 9, 196055DArt medium.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 25, 196021APaintings.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 10, 195944AOld masters.Norton RhoadesFarrar
Sunday, March 8, 195978ACertain paintings.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Tuesday, December 9, 195825DMuseum exhibits.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, October 23, 195827ACertain pictures.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tuesday, April 22, 195847ALubricants.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, March 8, 195834APictures at an exhibition.Charles C. AllenFarrar
Saturday, December 28, 195735AArt school topic.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 3, 195767AMuseum specialties.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, April 24, 195762APaints.Herbert LyleFarrar
Wednesday, April 10, 195715AArtist's medium.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tuesday, August 28, 19565DOld masters.Herbert LyleFarrar
Sunday, April 1, 195636DPaintings.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, December 9, 195513APainting medium.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 27, 195530APaintings.Marjorie M. ConnellyFarrar
Tuesday, August 2, 19559DPaintings.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Saturday, July 16, 195511DWorks by El Greco.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, March 26, 195551DCertain pictures.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, September 19, 195440DMuseum pieces.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, September 15, 195423AMedium for Anna Moses.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, June 5, 195446DMuseum exhibits.Israel GitterFarrar
Thursday, October 22, 195312DPictures.Joseph La FauciFarrar
Sunday, June 28, 1953123DPaints.Marion MoeserFarrar
Monday, March 30, 195322APictures.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, July 17, 195246AArtist's medium.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 5, 195229DCottonseed expressions.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 17, 195239DMedium of 50 Down.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 26, 195110AThey hang in the Frick Collection.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 16, 19512DRembrandt specialized in them.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 19, 195123AEdward Hopper's medium.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 28, 195011DLubricates.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 9, 19507DPainting medium.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 3, 195010DGeorgia O'Keeffe's works.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, October 28, 195015AGrandma Moses' medium.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, June 18, 195044DEdward Hopper's medium.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, May 7, 195032APaintings.Alice H. CookFarrar
Sunday, October 17, 194886APaints.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, June 27, 1948120AArtist's colors.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, April 18, 194874APaintings.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, February 8, 194894DUnctious liquids.R. ShoemakerFarrar
Sunday, January 18, 194818DLubricates.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, September 15, 1946109AArtist's colors.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, April 29, 19453DPaints.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, September 12, 1943131AVital fluids.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar