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118 results for OLDIE

71 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Wednesday, November 8, 201753AMany a jukebox tuneJoel Fagliano and Sam Ezersky
Wednesday, January 18, 201720ABlast from the past (10)Matthew Sewell
Thursday, February 4, 201664ANostalgia evokerJeff Chen
Monday, November 30, 201568ASong from way backIan Livengood
Saturday, April 18, 201551DChecker piece, e.g.Damon J. Gulczynski
Sunday, December 28, 20145DSong on a reunion tour, maybeJoe Krozel
Monday, November 24, 201425DBlast from the past (10)Robert Seminara
Thursday, August 21, 201452DAlmost any hit by Prince or QueenJules P. Markey
Tuesday, July 1, 201454DAlmost any doo-wop song (2)Gary Cee
Sunday, March 2, 201496A"Hound Dog" or "What's New Pussycat?"Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, January 21, 201416AAny hit by the Everly Brothers, e.g.Todd Gross
Saturday, October 26, 201357ARecord held for decades?Barry C. Silk
Wednesday, February 27, 201367ABlast from the past (10)Daniel Kantor
Thursday, December 22, 201159A"Shine On, Harvest Moon," e.g.Kristian House
Wednesday, October 5, 201129AIt might be goldenBarry Boone
Thursday, August 25, 20117D"Some Enchanted Evening," e.g.Patrick Blindauer & Francis Heaney
Tuesday, July 19, 201140ABlast from the past (10)Mark Feldman
Tuesday, July 12, 201114ANostalgic tune (2)Bill Thompson
Sunday, June 12, 201151AAny hit by Little RichardC. W. Stewart
Monday, September 13, 201053DClassics station songAimee Lucido, Brown University '13
Tuesday, July 6, 201024AAny Beatles song, nowJosé Chardiet
Thursday, December 24, 20097DAny song on a 78Nancy Salomon
Monday, November 9, 200910DRadio blast from the pastLynn Lempel
Tuesday, September 29, 200954DAny Beatles tune, nowPaula Gamache
Monday, January 12, 200957DHit from Grandpa's dayLynn Lempel
Wednesday, April 16, 200826DNostalgic number (2)Edward Sessa
Tuesday, April 15, 200869A"Golden" tuneKen Bessette
Tuesday, January 29, 200836DNostalgic tune (2)C. W. Stewart and J. K. Hummel
Saturday, November 17, 200733ANostalgia elicitorBrad Wilber
Tuesday, October 9, 200729A"Golden" song (4)Timothy Powell
Monday, September 24, 200744AAlmost any doo-wop tuneFred Piscop
Tuesday, February 13, 20077DNostalgic number (2)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wednesday, September 20, 200648AHoagy Carmichael's "Star Dust," e.g.Joe DiPietro
Wednesday, June 14, 200660ATune from 44-AcrossLisa Wiseman
Friday, April 28, 200656ABlast from the past (10)Eric Berlin
Friday, March 31, 200653DChestnutGilbert H. Ludwig
Wednesday, April 6, 200552DAlmost any doo-wop song (2)Michael Doran
Thursday, September 9, 200452ABit of nostalgiaPeter Abide
Thursday, May 13, 200464ADoo-wop song, todayPatrick Merrell
Monday, May 3, 200416ABlast from the past (10)Gregory E. Paul
Monday, October 6, 200365AAlmost any doo-wop song, e.g.Barry Silk
Saturday, June 21, 200323ALong-held record?Dana Motley
Wednesday, January 8, 200321AJukebox favoriteJames Rogers
Monday, November 18, 200215ASong from the pastNancy Salomon and Gail Grabowski
Thursday, October 24, 200253ATune from the pastPatrick Merrell
Monday, August 12, 200243ANostalgic songPeter Gordon
Monday, January 7, 200252DBlast from the past (10)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, October 3, 200132DGolden ___David Bunker
Tuesday, September 25, 200120DNostalgia-evoking songA. J. Santora
Sunday, October 29, 2000104DNostalgia stimulusKaren Hodge
Wednesday, October 18, 20005ASomething goldenThomas W. Schier
Sunday, July 9, 200017DAny Platters platter (2)Manny Nosowsky
Tuesday, June 6, 200031A"Diana," for oneAlan Arbesfeld
Monday, May 1, 200041D"Under the Boardwalk," e.g.Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, January 30, 200057DBlast from the past (10)Peter Gordon
Tuesday, December 21, 199964A"Smoke Gets in Your Eyes," e.g.Richard Hughes
Thursday, November 4, 199920AAny Platters platter (2)Matthew Lees
Tuesday, September 14, 199968AAny song by the SupremesElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, January 26, 199968ABlast from the past (10)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, January 12, 199936AAny hit by ElvisNancy Salomon
Wednesday, September 30, 199843AVintage tuneFran and Lou Sabin
Sunday, September 27, 199841DSong of the pastRandolph Ross
Thursday, April 2, 199849DIt may be golden (2)Alex K. Justin
Wednesday, December 10, 199743AAny song your parents likeJonathan Schmalzbach
Tuesday, December 3, 199657D"Golden" song (4)R. Hartman
Monday, June 17, 199628DAny song by 27-DownS. L. Robbins
Tuesday, April 2, 199664ABlast from the past (10)G. E. Paul
Saturday, January 6, 199651D"Maria" or "Marie"A.J. Santora
Tuesday, September 12, 199565A"Golden" song (4)Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, June 28, 199415A"Golden" song (4)Jonathan Schmatzbach
Tuesday, January 18, 199440DIt may be golden (2)Joy L. Wouk

2 results for OLDIE from Variety puzzles.

April 17, 2011panda28DClassic song that led 1-0Mel Taub
January 4, 2004diagramless50ADoo-wop number, e.g.Fred Piscop

45 results for OLDIE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, June 28, 199213DMovie or record of past yearsSally CoyleMaleska
Tuesday, December 12, 198927DThis might be goldenAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, September 20, 198914ASong from yesteryearPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Monday, April 17, 198912DChestnutShirley SolowayMaleska
Monday, February 20, 198941DTime-honored favoriteNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, February 19, 198923D"I Love You Truly," for oneA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, March 8, 198827DD.J.'s golden ___Christopher PageMaleska
Friday, February 19, 198848DSong of yore, e.g.Jim PageMaleska
Friday, January 29, 198821AIt's sometimes goldenBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, July 5, 198795ANostalgic tuneBarry L. CohenMaleska
Thursday, January 22, 198761APop song of Pop's dayJim PageMaleska
Tuesday, September 23, 198630ANostalgic song or filmJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, June 22, 1986109ACertain rerunMary M. MurdochMaleska
Sunday, December 8, 198562APop song of Pop's dayLouis SabinMaleska
Saturday, March 23, 198531DJoe Miller jokeNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Saturday, December 22, 198414DRerunKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Saturday, December 8, 198465A"Smiles," for oneAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Saturday, December 10, 198351AJoe Miller jokeJoe ClonickMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 198310DSilent film, e.g.A. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, September 20, 198215AJoe Miller jokeLazerMaleska
Monday, November 30, 19815ASong like "Home, Sweet Home"Emory H. CainMaleska
Thursday, August 7, 198023DAny pop song of Pop's dayC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, November 20, 197788DJoe Miller jokeAnthony B. CanningMaleska
Wednesday, September 1, 197640DStale jokeHugh P. HollandWeng
Saturday, January 17, 197661ANostalgic film or recordWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tuesday, November 19, 197416AVintage movieGeorge LaczkoWeng
Thursday, November 16, 197250DTrite thingUnknownWeng
Thursday, April 13, 197248DLate-late-show offeringUnknownWeng
Thursday, March 2, 197262ALate, late film on TVUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 11, 197159AFavorite songWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thursday, January 16, 196941DLast week's song, to a teenager.UnknownWeng
Monday, July 15, 196850DStale joke: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 22, 196852DWell-worn tune.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 3, 196716AWell-worn tune.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Monday, February 27, 196760APassé tune: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 7, 196768A"Stardust," for one.Bert BeamanFarrar
Saturday, November 26, 196631DChestnut, for example: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 22, 196661ASomething trite: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 9, 196650DSomething trite: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 17, 196517DSomething trite.Anne FoxFarrar
Monday, November 23, 196420DTime-worn tune: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 6, 196327AAny popular song of an earlier day.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 9, 195715AAny perennially popular tune: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 14, 195537ANot a new film.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Friday, October 6, 19503DSomebody or something long known: Colloq.Robert HeglerFarrar