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53 results for OPER

45 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Dec 6, 201548DPhone button abbr.Patrick Berry
Thu Feb 5, 201535DPerson who's a zero?: Abbr. (2)Mike Buckley
Tue Oct 21, 201416ASwitchboard attendant: Abbr.Patrick Blindauer
Sun Sep 7, 201428AAbbr. not found on most smartphonesTracy Gray and Jeff Chen
Wed Jun 25, 201414ATelephone keypad abbr.Patrick Merrell
Mon May 12, 201415ADial button sharing the "0"Gary Cee
Sun Jan 5, 2014123APhone abbr. (6)Alan DerKazarian
Mon Nov 18, 201321DAbbr. above 0 on a phoneEdgar Fontaine
Sun Nov 3, 201349DPhone button (5)Andy Kravis and Victor Barocas
Thu Jul 25, 201317AAbbr. accompanying 0Patrick Blindauer
Sun May 26, 201332DPhone abbr. (6)Joon Pahk and Jeremy Horwitz
Tue Dec 18, 201263DIt can be found under TUVAdam G. Perl
Wed Oct 3, 201215AIt's just under 8: Abbr.Gary Cee
Sat Jul 21, 201220AJob largely automated these days: Abbr.Joe DiPietro
Tue Jun 8, 201069AButton between * and #Peter A. Collins
Sun Mar 28, 201019APhone abbr. (6)Ed Sessa
Thu Dec 4, 200854DIt's to the left of # (2)Barry C. Silk
Wed Oct 22, 200814AButton below TUVGary J. Whitehead
Sun Jun 22, 2008101DButton next to a *Pamela Amick Klawitter
Sun May 25, 2008105DPhone co. employeeElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Jun 24, 200766DPhone button (5)Eric Berlin
Fri Apr 27, 20072DAbbr. to the right of a starRandolph Ross
Tue Jan 30, 200733DPhone button (5)Nancy Salomon
Thu Jan 11, 20078DIt's to the left of # (2)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Wed Nov 3, 200415AKey next to *Ed Early
Mon Sep 27, 200455D0 on a phone: Abbr. (2)Gregory Paul
Sun Jun 6, 200479DPhone abbr. (6)Patrick Merrell
Thu Jan 8, 200447A0 lettersMichael Shteyman
Sat Oct 4, 200354DAbbr. on some dials (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Jul 18, 20035DAbbr. on some dials (2)Sherry O. Blackard
Mon Jan 27, 200334A0 on a phone: Abbr. (2)Stanley Newman
Mon Nov 18, 200236ASwitchboard worker: Abbr.Nancy Salomon and Gail Grabowski
Sun May 5, 200272AButton below the 8Patrick Berry
Tue Feb 12, 200211DPhone abbr. (6)Manny Nosowsky
Sat Dec 8, 200154APerson who's a zero?: Abbr. (2)Rich Norris
Wed Jun 27, 200161ALetters above 0 (2)Michael Shteyman
Sun Mar 14, 199968AAbbr. above zeroMartin Schneider
Mon Nov 16, 199832D0, on a telephone: Abbr.Nancy Salomon and Bob Frank
Sat Aug 22, 199852ALetters above 0 (2)David J. Kahn
Wed May 27, 19982DTelephone abbr.Mark Elliot Skolsky
Wed Apr 22, 199826DPhone button (5)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Nov 16, 199751DDial lettersFrank Longo
Fri May 17, 199652APhone abbr. (6)J. DiPietro
Fri Apr 1, 199412DAbbr. on a phoneStanley Newman
Wed Feb 2, 199421APhone button (5)Robert Katz

8 results for OPER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Mar 12, 198166A"Das Rheingold," e.g.MazarakesMaleska
Wed Jan 21, 198139A"Lohengrin," to WagnerMarie WestMaleska
Sun Mar 30, 197545DWagner work, in BerlinEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Wed Aug 14, 197441AMusic drama, in BonnTap OsbornWeng
Thu May 2, 19745AMusic drama, in BonnGansWeng
Thu Jun 7, 197357DMusic drama, in BerlinUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 23, 197311DMusic drama, in BerlinUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 6, 196729AMusic drama, in Berlin.Will WengFarrar