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287 Results for OSS

95 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, September 24, 2017117DC.I.A. forerunner (13)Alan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, May 10, 201722D1940s spy org. (2)Ned White
Tuesday, January 3, 201732AW.W. II spy org. (7)Michael Shteyman
Monday, December 26, 201638DC.I.A. precursorJules P. Markey
Sunday, October 9, 20168DW.W. II org. (3)Michael Ashley
Sunday, July 24, 2016108ADefunct spy org.David Steinberg
Tuesday, September 29, 201536AC.I.A. predecessor (7)Kurt Krauss
Wednesday, June 10, 201512DCovert W.W. II org.Tracy Gray
Monday, January 26, 201542DW.W. II spy org. (7)Ian Livengood
Thursday, October 2, 201428DOld spy org. (10)David Woolf
Sunday, August 31, 2014117A"Inglourious Basterds" org. (2)Joel Fagliano
Sunday, April 14, 201384A51-Across forerunnerElizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, March 2, 201342AJulia Child worked for it during W.W. II: Abbr.Barry C. Silk
Monday, August 6, 201241DW.W. II spy org. (7)Lynn Lempel
Wednesday, June 20, 201230DOld spy org. (10)Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, June 19, 201264AC.I.A. forerunner (13)Steve Riley
Thursday, May 10, 201245APre-C.I.A. org.Jules P. Markey
Monday, March 12, 201252DW.W. II intelligence org. (4)Lynn Lempel
Thursday, March 1, 201233DFormer intelligence agcy.Steven E. Atwood
Friday, December 2, 201129A"Cloak and Dagger" org.Ed Sessa
Saturday, November 12, 201110D"Inglourious Basterds" org. (2)Barry C. Silk
Friday, November 11, 201126ABygone espionage org.Alex Vratsanos
Monday, July 25, 201167AC.I.A. forerunner (13)Nina Rulon-Miller
Sunday, July 17, 201180AC.I.A. forerunner (13)Daniel A. Finan
Sunday, May 29, 2011136DPre-C.I.A. grp.Jeremy Newton and Tony Orbach
Tuesday, May 3, 201141DW.W. II spy org. (7)Kevan Choset
Sunday, November 28, 2010158AOrg. that infiltrated Nazi GermanyJeremy Newton
Friday, June 18, 201011DCovert W.W. II grp.Karen M. Tracey
Tuesday, December 1, 200912DC.I.A. forerunner (13)Jonah Kagan and Victor Fleming
Wednesday, July 1, 200954AOld spy grp. (5)David J. Kahn
Sunday, June 7, 2009115DOrg. in the 1946 film "Cloak and Dagger"Jeremy Newton
Sunday, April 12, 200993AOrg. in the 1946 thriller "Cloak and Dagger"Eric Berlin
Wednesday, February 25, 200945AOld spy org. (10)Kelly Browder
Tuesday, June 3, 200842AOld spy org. (10)Pete Muller
Thursday, November 29, 200727DC.I.A. forerunner (13)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, October 5, 200722AW.W. II agcy. (4)Lynn Lempel
Wednesday, August 15, 200747AC.I.A. predecessor (7)Ray Fontenot
Wednesday, April 18, 20075DBygone covert org.Jim Page
Sunday, January 28, 200791DC.I.A. ancestorVictor Fleming and Bruce Venzke
Thursday, September 28, 200647AW.W. II spy org. (7)Richard Chisholm
Sunday, May 7, 200696A1940's spy grp.Trip Payne
Wednesday, March 8, 200634DOrg. in old spy stories (2)Sherry O. Blackard
Tuesday, January 10, 200636AOld spy org. (10)David J. Kahn
Saturday, December 24, 200522AOld intelligence org.Byron Walden
Wednesday, December 7, 200529AC.I.A. forerunner (13)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, October 19, 200511AW.W. II spy org. (7)Levi Denham
Saturday, September 17, 200537D1942 F.D.R. creationRich Norris
Saturday, January 22, 200526AW.W. II org. (3)Byron Walden
Thursday, December 23, 200462DHush-hush W.W. II grp.Nancy Salomon
Saturday, September 11, 200455DOld spy grp. (5)Byron Walden
Monday, May 17, 200413DSecret W.W. II agcy.Ethan Cooper
Sunday, May 16, 2004126AW.W. II spy org. (7)Patrick Berry
Friday, May 14, 200426AWild Bill Donovan’s org.Robert H. Wolfe
Thursday, May 6, 200438AOrg. in old spy novelsKevan Choset
Friday, November 21, 200314DHush-hush W.W. II agcy.David Ainslie Macleod
Sunday, July 6, 200379DOld spy grp. (5)Robert H. Wolfe
Thursday, June 12, 200321DW.W. II intelligence org. (4)Patrick Merrell
Thursday, April 17, 200362AOld spy org. (10)Eric Berlin
Sunday, May 26, 200290AC.I.A. forerunner (13)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, March 22, 200227DW.W. II agcy. (4)Randall J. Hartman
Friday, February 22, 200219AW.W. II spy grp.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, August 5, 2001122AC.I.A.'s forerunner (3)Peter Gordon
Sunday, July 8, 200115DOld spy org. (10)Michael S. Maurer
Thursday, December 21, 200013D1940's spy org. (2)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, September 13, 200049DC.I.A. predecessor (7)Jim Morton
Thursday, October 14, 199953AFormer intelligence org.Joe DiPietro
Tuesday, September 14, 199943AOld spy org. (10)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, September 8, 199960DC.I.A. forerunner (13)Holden Baker
Wednesday, August 25, 199925AC.I.A. progenitorRichard Hughes
Thursday, August 12, 199917DW.W. II org. (3)Robert H. Wolfe
Wednesday, June 23, 199958AC.I.A.'s predecessorAlan Olschwang
Monday, April 26, 199919AW.W. II intelligence org. (4)Robert Dillman
Wednesday, January 27, 199931AOrg. in old spy stories (2)Leslie Billig
Monday, December 7, 199823AC.I.A. predecessor (7)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, October 26, 199852DW.W. II agcy. (4)Robert Dillman
Monday, October 12, 199820AC.I.A. predecessor (7)Richard Chisholm
Friday, March 13, 199862A1946 Alan Ladd filmShannon Burns
Sunday, February 15, 199894AW.W. II agcy. (4)Rich Norris
Tuesday, November 25, 199720AC.I.A. forerunner (13)Gregory E. Paul
Monday, November 10, 19971DC.I.A. predecessor (7)Grace Fabbroni
Thursday, August 21, 199742DC.I.A.'s forerunner (3)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, August 10, 1997147DC.I.A. forerunner (13)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Friday, July 18, 199766AGrp. in old spy novelsMartin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, August 12, 199646AC.I.A. forerunner (13)J. R. Bender
Saturday, February 10, 19969DOld spy grp. (5)John R. Conrad
Sunday, October 29, 1995113DC.I.A.'s forerunner (3)Maura B. Jacobson
Wednesday, September 27, 199544AOld spy org. (10)David J. Kahn
Monday, September 25, 199563DC.I.A., formerlyGregory E. Paul
Wednesday, June 21, 199520AOld spy org. (10)Dorothea E. Shipp
Tuesday, January 3, 19954DW.W. II intelligence org. (4)Rich Norris
Sunday, December 25, 199432DC.I.A. predecessor (7)Randolph Ross
Sunday, October 23, 199449DC.I.A., onceCathy Millhauser
Friday, August 12, 199422AOld spy grp. (5)Norman S. Wizer
Saturday, July 23, 199412AOld spy novel grp.Randolph Ross
Thursday, May 19, 199457DC.I.A. forerunner (13)Richard Silvestri

3 results for OSS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
November 8, 2015diagramless36AW.W. II-era covert grp.Fred Piscop
February 15, 2004diagramless70DC.I.A.'s forerunnerFred Piscop
August 6, 2000panda33ASpy group in La CrosseMel Taub

189 results for OSS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, October 3, 199389AWhilom spy gp.Warren W. ReichTaub
Sunday, September 5, 199363AC.I.A. predecessorNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Monday, July 5, 199363AC.I.A. forerunnerJean J. DavisonMaleska
Saturday, January 2, 199334DNetherlands cityBernard MerenMaleska
Monday, November 9, 199239DPre-C.I.A. agcy.Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, October 18, 199261ADonovan's agcy.Grace M. GordonMaleska
Thursday, September 24, 199242DDonovan's gp.Jack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Monday, August 31, 199233DCounterespionage agcy. of W.W. IIFred TooleMaleska
Saturday, February 22, 19921DC.I.A. forerunnerEli WesoffMaleska
Monday, February 10, 199261DC.I.A. predecessorMary S. SnyderMaleska
Friday, November 22, 199130AC.I.A. predecessorRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Wednesday, November 13, 199129AC.I.A.'s predecessorNancy JolineMaleska
Tuesday, October 29, 199148DW.W. II org.William CanineMaleska
Wednesday, September 25, 199162DC.I.A. antecedentMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Saturday, September 7, 199136DDonovan's org.Daniel GirardiMaleska
Tuesday, July 2, 199138AC.I.A. predecessorEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, June 19, 199157DW.W. II cloak-and-dagger outfitBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, June 6, 199143AC.I.A. predecessorLois SidwayMaleska
Saturday, March 2, 199138DC.I.A. precursorRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Sunday, December 2, 199037AC.I.A. predecessorRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, July 27, 199060DDonovan's secret agcy.Roger H. CourtneyMaleska
Wednesday, May 9, 199065DWild Bill Donovan's org.Nancy JolineMaleska
Wednesday, April 4, 199023AW.W. II agcy.Jean M. HuntMaleska
Saturday, April 29, 198935AW.W. II agcy.June A. BoggsMaleska
Monday, April 24, 19895DC.I.A.'s forerunnerNorma SteinbergMaleska
Thursday, June 2, 19889DC.I.A.'s predecessorRhonda KrausMaleska
Thursday, April 28, 198842AC.I.A predecessorKathryn RighterMaleska
Sunday, February 7, 198875AC.I.A.'s parentRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Wednesday, December 23, 198739DBill Donovan's org.Christopher PageMaleska
Friday, December 4, 198756DC.I.A. predecessorKathryn RighterMaleska
Friday, November 13, 198728ADonovan's W.W. II org.Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Friday, October 9, 198710DC.I.A. predecessorRita YelleMaleska
Monday, September 7, 198755DC.I.A.'s predecessorDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Thursday, May 28, 19876DC.I.A. forerunnerMary C. WhittenMaleska
Wednesday, December 10, 198661DW.W. II agcy.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, October 16, 198622AWild Bill Donovan's gp.Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Saturday, April 19, 198656DC.I.A. precursorKenneth WitteMaleska
Saturday, October 26, 198544AC.I.A.'s predecessorJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Saturday, September 7, 198543DC.I.A. forerunnerJames BarrickMaleska
Saturday, June 1, 198532AWild Bill Donovan's org.Eli WesoffMaleska
Monday, April 22, 198555DC.I.A. predecessorH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Monday, March 18, 19854DC.I.A. forerunnerTangrediMaleska
Tuesday, February 12, 19859DW.W. II Govt. agencyGayle DeanMaleska
Sunday, November 25, 1984102ABill Donovan's org.Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, October 28, 198432ALadd film: 1946John M. SamsonMaleska
Saturday, October 6, 198447AC.I.A. predecessorJoe ClonickMaleska
Wednesday, May 9, 198436DWild Bill Donovan's org.Fred TooleMaleska
Tuesday, May 8, 198466DC.I.A. forerunnerChristy RidleyMaleska
Saturday, February 26, 198351AAlan Ladd film: 1946John M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, January 7, 198348DPre-C.I.A. agencyKathryn RighterMaleska
Tuesday, November 9, 198263DC.I.A. predecessorJulian OchrymowychMaleska
Tuesday, October 5, 19828DWild Bill Donovan's org.Barbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Friday, August 27, 198235DC.I.A. predecessorWilliam JarvisMaleska
Sunday, February 28, 198216DClandestine initialsBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, November 29, 198189AWild Bill Donovan's org.Fletcher IngallsMaleska
Tuesday, July 28, 19817DC.I.A. predecessorHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, May 17, 198154AW.W. II agencyBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, March 4, 198140DC.I.A.'s predecessorRobert KatzMaleska
Sunday, June 8, 198087DW.W. II groupWalter WebbMaleska
Monday, October 8, 197918DW.W. II intelligence org.A. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, June 25, 197937DWartime agcy.Stanley GlassMaleska
Saturday, April 7, 197938DStrategic org. of W.W. IICornelia WarrinerMaleska
Thursday, March 15, 197933D"Wild Bill" Donovan's org.C. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, February 5, 197942DPredecessor of C.I.A.Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Saturday, June 3, 197830AC.I.A. predecessorElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Wednesday, March 1, 197831DForerunner of the C.I.A.Ann JenkinsMaleska
Sunday, February 19, 197810DDonovan's gp.Maura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sunday, June 12, 197750AC.I.A.'s forerunnerJay ScottMaleska
Wednesday, March 2, 197744AC.I.A. predecessorGeorge RaventosMaleska
Wednesday, February 16, 197752DDonovan's agency: Abbr.Ann JenkinsWeng
Sunday, December 5, 197661DDonovan's gp.Maura B. JacobsonWeng
Thursday, November 18, 197635DC.I.A.'s forerunnerHenry HookWeng
Friday, November 12, 197620AW.W. II org.Hugh McElroyWeng
Sunday, October 24, 1976113DW.W. II agencyJohn WilligWeng
Thursday, October 21, 197651AOrg. of W.W. IIBeverly J. SewardWeng
Wednesday, August 11, 197641AForerunner of C.I.A.Sidney L. RobbinsWeng
Tuesday, July 20, 197638AW.W. II agencyR. KaplanWeng
Thursday, March 11, 19765DForerunner of the C.I.A.Dorothy CannanWeng
Thursday, January 22, 19769DW. W. II agencyHenry HookWeng
Wednesday, January 21, 197631DW.W. II groupStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Thursday, December 18, 19757DW.W. II agencyMcCainWeng
Wednesday, October 22, 197541AW. W. II groupVirginia ButlerWeng
Sunday, August 17, 197587ADonovan's org.Norton RhoadesWeng
Thursday, April 17, 197557DW. W. II initialsSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Tuesday, November 5, 197443AW. W. II groupReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Saturday, May 18, 197442DW. W. II agencyH. M. KennedyWeng
Monday, April 22, 197457DW. W. II groupThomas SheehanWeng
Thursday, March 14, 197435AW. W. II groupGleasserWeng
Thursday, January 24, 197437DDonovan's W.W. II outfitWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Monday, November 12, 197345AFederal agencyUnknownWeng
Monday, October 15, 197362DU. S. agencyUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 16, 1973126AW. W. II groupNancy S. RossWeng
Thursday, September 6, 197353AW. W. II agencyUnknownWeng
Saturday, May 12, 197342AW. W. II groupUnknownWeng
Thursday, February 22, 197364DCloak-and-dagger org.UnknownWeng
Monday, January 22, 197355DSleuthing agency of W.W. IIUnknownWeng
Thursday, September 7, 197264DW.W. II org.UnknownWeng
Thursday, August 3, 197229DW. W. II agencyUnknownWeng
Friday, November 12, 197148AW. W. II outfitUnknownWeng
Friday, October 8, 197154DW. W. II agency: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Monday, August 9, 197116DDonovan's groupUnknownWeng
Thursday, August 5, 197125DW.W. II agencyUnknownWeng
Friday, July 23, 197141AW. W. II groupUnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 21, 197121AW.W. II agencyUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 28, 1971123DW. W. II org.H. Hastings ReddallWeng
Sunday, February 21, 19719DWild Bill Donovan's org.Eugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sunday, August 23, 1970119DW.W. II groupMarjorie K. CollinsWeng
Friday, July 24, 197038DWartime group: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Thursday, July 23, 197068AW. W. II initialsUnknownWeng
Thursday, July 16, 197047AW.W. II groupUnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 29, 197063DWartime Gov't agencyUnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 30, 196922AWartime group.UnknownWeng
Friday, July 25, 196960DWartime agency.UnknownWeng
Monday, May 12, 196955DW. W. II group.UnknownWeng
Sunday, February 16, 1969118DWartime agencyHume R. CraftWeng
Sunday, November 3, 196880AW. W. II groupBert BeamanFarrar
Sunday, September 29, 196849ACloak-and-dagger groupArnold MossFarrar
Sunday, July 7, 196893ADutch communeAnthony MorseFarrar
Sunday, March 17, 196830AWartime group.Anne FoxFarrar
Monday, January 8, 196816DW. W. II group.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 22, 196719AW. W. II group.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 22, 196739ACIA's predecessor.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Monday, February 6, 196720AFormer Govt. agency.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Friday, December 9, 19668DW.W. II outfit.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 31, 196638AW.W. II group.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 25, 196623ADonovan's group.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 6, 196659DWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 22, 196555DW.W. II agency.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 29, 196546AWartime group.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 7, 196455DWartime bureau.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 18, 196445AWartime group.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 29, 196450AWartime agency.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 6, 1963153DWartime group.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Sunday, June 2, 196371AWartime group.Kim RichmanFarrar
Monday, February 4, 196358DWartime agency.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, October 7, 19626AW. W. II agency.Ted DombrasFarrar
Friday, October 5, 196210DW. W. II agency.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 1, 196257DWartime group.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 7, 196237DCloak-and-dagger agency.Manny MillerFarrar
Friday, March 30, 196228AWartime group.Diana SessionsFarrar
Saturday, January 13, 196257DCloak-and-dagger group.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Friday, September 8, 196126AWartime initials.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 19, 1961121DCloak-and-dagger outfit.LavengroFarrar
Sunday, February 12, 1961115DWartime agency.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Monday, September 5, 196022DWartime intelligence unit.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 13, 196056DW. W. II outfit: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 15, 196021DWartime agency: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 29, 195943DW. W. II outfit.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, November 1, 195970D1942 agency.Charles GerschFarrar
Tuesday, August 25, 195954DWartime group.Jan DubinFarrar
Thursday, May 14, 195941DW. W. II intelligence unit.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, October 3, 195830AWorld War II outfit.Harold T. BersFarrar
Monday, September 8, 195823ASecret agency of U. S., 1942–45.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 3, 195834ACloak-and-dagger outfit.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, October 27, 195758DWartime agency.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tuesday, December 25, 19568DCommune in the Netherlands.Diana SessionsFarrar
Saturday, October 6, 195649AWartime agency.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, September 20, 195663AWartime agency.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, September 10, 195519AWorld War II group.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, July 29, 195552DCloak-and-dagger agency.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Thursday, May 26, 195518DWorld War II agency.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Thursday, March 24, 19554DW. W. II agency.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Sunday, February 6, 195542DBill Donovan's outfit.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, May 21, 195446AStrategic Service group.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, March 24, 195438DCloak and dagger outfit.Louise RabbFarrar
Monday, January 4, 195442ACloak-and-dagger agency.M. S. ManningFarrar
Tuesday, October 20, 195319AWartime cloak-and-dagger outfit.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, July 1, 195336ACloak-and-dagger group of W. W. II.George HendersonFarrar
Monday, February 2, 195329DPrecursor of the C. I. A.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, January 18, 195354AWartime agency.Israel GitterFarrar
Monday, January 12, 195368DCloak-and-dagger group.Louise RabbFarrar
Friday, September 26, 195248AWartime strategists.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 13, 195236DWar agency.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, November 20, 195128AWartime service.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 17, 195162DCloak-and-dagger men.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 2, 195112DDonovan's famous outfit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 14, 195133D"Cloak and dagger" group.W. W. WordsworthFarrar
Saturday, October 13, 195161DStrategic Services group.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 13, 19516DWild Bill Donovan's outfit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 3, 195065ACloak and Dagger boys.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thursday, September 21, 19509DWild Bill Donovan's outfit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 6, 1949107A"Cloak-and-dagger" outfit.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, July 24, 19494D"Wild Bill" Donovan's outfit.Alice CookFarrar
Sunday, February 15, 194843DDonovan's boys.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, November 26, 1944117DOffice of Strategic Services.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, May 21, 194493ACol. Donovan's bureau.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, March 19, 194450AOffice of Strategic Services.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, August 22, 1943130DCol. Donovan's office.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, January 31, 1943142DDutch commune in Brabant.Jack LuzzattoFarrar

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