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167 results for PERIL

47 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Sunday, September 13, 201539DWind or fire, maybe, but not earthJoe DiPietro
Saturday, June 20, 201527ARising sea levels, e.g.Kyle T. Dolan
Friday, January 9, 201527ACause for alarmPatrick Berry
Sunday, February 3, 201318AThin ice, e.g.Dan Schoenholz
Friday, June 22, 201260ABreakers aheadJosh Knapp
Tuesday, December 7, 201055DDanger (6)Andrea Carla Michaels and Kent Clayton
Wednesday, November 3, 201050DJeopardy (6)Tracy Gray
Saturday, May 29, 201022DDaredevils are often in itCaleb Madison
Friday, January 22, 201045DYou're in it if you cry 41-DownNatan Last
Saturday, May 16, 200910ASnake in the grassTyler Hinman and Byron Walden
Monday, March 24, 200815AJeopardy (6)David J. Kahn
Saturday, June 9, 200749DPrecipice, sayKaren M. Tracey
Friday, April 20, 200743AScylla or Charybdis (2)David Quarfoot
Friday, April 13, 200733DGathering storm (3)Patrick Berry
Saturday, March 4, 200618ARisk (2)Bob Peoples
Sunday, July 10, 200583DAn undesirable thing to be inCon Pederson
Sunday, December 19, 200476ALife-or-death situationFrances Hansen (1919-2004)
Sunday, July 4, 200426DStorm, to a captainElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, May 10, 200445ADanger (6)Joy M. Andrews
Tuesday, December 9, 200323AYou should worry if you're in itAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, July 20, 200343DReason for insurancePatrick Merrell
Sunday, June 15, 200378AIceberg, for someCathy Millhauser
Saturday, April 26, 200330AIt may lead to injuryPatrick Merrell
Friday, April 18, 20039DTrepidation inducerTyler Hinman
Tuesday, February 11, 200350DDanger (6)Myles Callum
Thursday, June 20, 200226DDanger (6)Steve Jones
Tuesday, June 19, 20018DJeopardy (6)Tyler Hinman
Wednesday, April 4, 200153DThreatAlan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, April 19, 200050ASword of Damocles (2)Frances Hansen
Thursday, March 2, 200053DJeopardy (6)Frances Hansen
Sunday, January 16, 20009DSword of Damocles (2)Fred Piscop
Tuesday, November 3, 199852AJeopardy (6)Ed Early
Friday, July 3, 199819A"___ at End House" (Christie mystery)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Friday, April 10, 199829DWorrier's worryManny Nosowsky
Friday, January 9, 199830DMenaceManny Nosowsky
Thursday, November 6, 199729DRocks aheadNancy Salomon
Wednesday, January 8, 199732DHidden rocks, to a shipJ. D. Leavy
Thursday, November 28, 199619AScylla or Charybdis (2)B. Klahn
Wednesday, November 6, 199668ASituation for Pauline?M. E. Skolsky
Saturday, September 28, 199624AGathering storm (3)G. R. Ferguson
Sunday, February 18, 199652DCause of worryNorma Steinberg
Sunday, July 23, 199532AGathering storm (3)Fran & Lou Sabin
Tuesday, October 25, 199429DJeopardy (6)Lois Sidway
Tuesday, September 13, 199459ARisk (2)Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, July 19, 199423ADanger (6)Christopher Hurt
Tuesday, March 29, 199445ADanger (6)Mark Danna
Sunday, January 9, 199431DAgatha Christie's "_____ at End House''Mel Rosen

2 results for PERIL from Variety puzzles.

April 12, 2015panda30DDanger of a P.R. lieMel Taub
April 13, 2014panda48DPlier dangerMel Taub

118 results for PERIL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, July 24, 199314AMinacious situationHarrisMaleska
Saturday, February 15, 199230DFright for Pearl WhiteRobert KatzMaleska
Friday, September 13, 199153AMinacious situationWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, February 10, 199135DChristie's "___ at End House"Bette Sue CohenMaleska
Thursday, August 16, 199027DJeopardyMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sunday, November 12, 198937AHazardLouis SabinMaleska
Saturday, April 1, 198931DDangerErnst TheimerMaleska
Monday, February 27, 198926DJeopardyVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sunday, February 5, 198939DJeopardyVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Wednesday, January 4, 198915ADangerBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wednesday, November 9, 198860ADangerEileen LexauMaleska
Sunday, October 30, 198825APauline's problemCharles M. DeberMaleska
Thursday, June 9, 198827DThin ice, e.g.Robert O. DillmanMaleska
Wednesday, October 14, 198726DProblem for PaulineEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, May 3, 198758AJeopardyFrances HansenMaleska
Monday, April 27, 198763ADangerJohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, March 17, 198717AJeopardyJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, November 17, 198519AJeopardyJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, November 15, 198519AJeopardyHickmottMaleska
Monday, September 16, 198517AWhat Pauline faced weeklyJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sunday, August 4, 198538DHazardWilliam J. YskampMaleska
Monday, January 14, 198515ADangerJesse RoarkeMaleska
Tuesday, October 23, 198467AHazardFrank GearyMaleska
Wednesday, February 22, 198414AJeopardyJames R. BurnsMaleska
Friday, September 30, 198316AJeopardyWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, August 9, 198325AJeopardyCharles EnglerMaleska
Monday, July 11, 198330DWhat steeplejacks face dailySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, April 25, 198323DDangerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, November 14, 19826AFeature in old serialsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sunday, May 16, 1982115DJeopardyA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, March 17, 19825DJeopardyWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Sunday, July 13, 198052AChristie's "___ at End House"William J. YskampMaleska
Friday, January 11, 198023DDaredevil's delightC. J. AngioMaleska
Saturday, December 15, 197964AOne of Pauline's adventuresJean J. DavisonMaleska
Friday, August 31, 19798DPauline's predicamentJudson G. TrentMaleska
Monday, August 13, 197927DWhat the fearless face without flinchingHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, April 2, 197963AJeopardyJudson G. TrentMaleska
Friday, January 5, 197923DDaredevil's delightA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, April 24, 197838AProblem for PaulineJordan S. LasherMaleska
Thursday, August 18, 197733DRisky situationHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thursday, February 3, 197731DWhat Pauline facedElaine D. SchorrWeng
Saturday, December 4, 197627DDangerElizabeth A. YaroWeng
Friday, August 20, 197648ASituation for PaulineChet CurrierWeng
Sunday, June 27, 197629ADangerA. J. SantoraWeng
Sunday, March 21, 197639DRiskArnold MossWeng
Sunday, February 22, 197671DDangerTap OsbornWeng
Sunday, February 1, 197637DJeopardyJohn VezendyWeng
Tuesday, December 16, 197560APauline's woeJack PhilbrickWeng
Wednesday, November 26, 197519AJeopardyWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tuesday, November 18, 197539DHazardEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Saturday, October 26, 197447DHazardSara V. TuckermanWeng
Saturday, September 21, 19749DJeopardyLeonard SussmanWeng
Thursday, June 6, 19745AJeopardyJim PlacknerWeng
Sunday, March 31, 197465AJeopardyWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Monday, October 15, 19731ADangerUnknownWeng
Friday, September 21, 197338DJeopardyUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 7, 197135DRiskBruce R. ShawWeng
Monday, March 29, 197131DJeopardyUnknownWeng
Monday, March 15, 197127DRiskUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 9, 197143ARiskUnknownWeng
Monday, October 5, 19705DJeopardyUnknownWeng
Saturday, September 5, 197035DPau1ine's problemUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 28, 197095DRiskJorgen RohlederWeng
Wednesday, April 1, 197012DRiskUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 22, 197027DJeopardyUnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 21, 197042DHazardUnknownWeng
Thursday, July 31, 19696DRisk.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 2, 196929DJeopardy.UnknownWeng
Saturday, April 5, 196922AHazard.UnknownWeng
Sunday, July 28, 196836AHazardSidney LambertFarrar
Friday, August 25, 196749DJeopardy.Lois HillisFarrar
Friday, July 7, 196741ADanger.Louis SabinFarrar
Thursday, April 27, 196735DJeopardy.Louise EarnestFarrar
Wednesday, January 25, 196726DJeopardy.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tuesday, December 7, 196520ARisk.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 17, 196428ADanger.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 24, 196412D"For those in ___ on the sea."UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 16, 196448DRisk.Michael DubinFarrar
Wednesday, October 30, 196312D"For those in ___ on the sea."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 17, 196126AUnsafety.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, July 28, 196160AHazard.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 24, 196147ARisk.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 4, 196126DJeopardy.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 31, 196014AJeopardy.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 14, 196045AJeopardy.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 29, 19602DRisk.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 6, 196027DRisk.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 11, 196048DJeopardy.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thursday, January 21, 196040DJeopardy.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 19, 196030DDanger.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 5, 19596DJeopardy.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 3, 195946DDanger.Walt ClarkFarrar
Monday, November 3, 195816AHazard.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sunday, September 21, 195864DHazard.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, September 9, 195857AJeopardy.Ruth L. RutkayFarrar
Saturday, March 15, 195847DVicissitude of Pauline.Peter AllenFarrar
Thursday, January 30, 195852ADanger.Albert BlumFarrar
Saturday, August 17, 195741DJeopardy.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 14, 1956102ARisk.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, April 25, 195622DGreat risk.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 26, 195552DHazard.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 6, 19556AJeopardy.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Tuesday, April 5, 195533DHazard.Roberta MorseFarrar
Friday, November 19, 195423DJeopardy.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wednesday, June 9, 195426DDanger.Ellsworth SmithFarrar
Saturday, April 10, 195424DMenace.Marian MoeserFarrar
Friday, August 14, 19536DSuspense story ingredient.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, February 24, 19535AHazard.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wednesday, December 3, 195241ADamocles' situation.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 16, 195258DJeopardy.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, June 11, 195239DGreat risk.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 9, 195228AJeopardy.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 7, 195126DIngredient of melodrama.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, May 11, 194737AInsecurity.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, August 25, 194664DDanger.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sunday, October 21, 194550DDanger.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, August 27, 1944120DJeopardy.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, June 4, 194445DDanger.Jack LuzzattoFarrar