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108 Results for PESTS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, September 17, 201780DVerminMark MacLachlan
Wednesday, March 11, 201527AStinkbugs and othersDavid Steinberg
Sunday, December 28, 2014106DRats and gnatsJoe Krozel
Tuesday, January 28, 201432DRaid targets (3)Jeff Stillman
Sunday, October 27, 201355DRaccoons around campsites, e.g.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, September 20, 201340AGnats and mosquitoesMangesh Ghogre and Doug Peterson
Tuesday, December 11, 201219AReasons to call an exterminatorGene Newman
Friday, April 15, 201148DSpray targetsPatrick Berry
Friday, April 16, 201022DThey might be smoked outEric Berlin
Thursday, March 4, 201049DGadflies, e.g.David J. Kahn
Tuesday, September 1, 200966ANoodgesSteven Ginzburg
Wednesday, September 19, 200713DTermites and suchStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Friday, November 3, 200646DTormentorsManny Nosowsky
Saturday, June 10, 200628DRaid targets (3)Harvey Estes
Tuesday, June 6, 200635DRoyal pains (2)Barry C. Silk
Monday, February 20, 200632DAnnoyers (2)Doug Peterson
Saturday, October 22, 200546DButtinskies (2)Patrick Berry
Monday, June 20, 20051AYounger brothers, stereotypicallyAlison Donald
Tuesday, January 6, 200413DRoyal pains (2)Kent Lorentzen
Friday, September 12, 200366AFlies, e.g.Sherry O. Blackard
Sunday, May 4, 200380ATargets of swatsTyler Hinman
Thursday, April 24, 200367ABad news for a crop farmerPaula Gamache
Tuesday, December 17, 200244AFlies, ants and suchTyler Hinman
Sunday, October 20, 200262DRaid targets (3)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Monday, May 7, 200138DAnnoyers (2)Nancy Salomon and Bob Frank
Saturday, January 13, 200151DButtinskies (2)Rich Norris
Sunday, September 24, 200069DPains, so to speakRandolph Ross
Saturday, June 3, 200044AFlies around the world?Patrick D. Berry
Wednesday, May 17, 200069ACreatures with six or more legs, usuallyMichael S. Maurer
Saturday, October 2, 19998DAnnoyancesRich Norris
Friday, July 23, 199923ABaneful bunchJoe DiPietro
Sunday, May 30, 199982DGnats, rats, etc.Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, January 31, 199924DFlies or gadfliesManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, January 12, 19998DPains in the neck (2)Nancy Salomon
Sunday, June 28, 1998106DYounger siblings, traditionallyFred Piscop
Thursday, December 11, 199747DGnats and bratsTrip Payne
Thursday, September 18, 19974DRats, gnats, etc.Cathy Millhauser
Wednesday, September 17, 199752DPains in the neck (2)Karen Hodge
Thursday, December 21, 199568ADennis the Menace et al.Rich Norris
Wednesday, September 13, 199535DIrksome onesEileen Lexau
Sunday, February 12, 1995115ANudgesAlex & Victoria Black
Thursday, November 24, 199427DBaby brothers, typicallyFran and Lou Sabin

66 results for PESTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, July 24, 199344ANudnicksHarrisMaleska
Tuesday, October 8, 199156DNuisancesStanley GlassMaleska
Thursday, April 18, 199158AGnats and ratsBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, February 21, 199149DNuisancesBetty JorgensenMaleska
Friday, February 1, 199132DNuisancesElizabeth ArthurMaleska
Friday, October 20, 198930DLapel grabbersMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Friday, September 25, 198764AAnts at a picnicTom W. UnderhillMaleska
Thursday, August 20, 198713DMosquitoes, e.g.Betty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, May 2, 19855AEarwigs, mites and suchLois SidwayMaleska
Wednesday, November 7, 198425DNudniksWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, April 5, 198458APunkies, e.g.Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, February 19, 198457DSpray candidatesBert H. KruseMaleska
Friday, December 30, 198370AAphids and midgesKathryn RighterMaleska
Saturday, June 4, 198313DMosquitoes, fleas, etc.Dale O. BurgenerMaleska
Wednesday, January 20, 198249DPains in the neckKevin WrayMaleska
Monday, December 15, 198031DAphids and weevilsDavid GalefMaleska
Sunday, June 8, 198054DVexersWalter WebbMaleska
Sunday, June 1, 198098ANudniksThreba JohnsonMaleska
Sunday, February 3, 198099DAphidsHenry HookMaleska
Tuesday, November 7, 197840AGnats, rats and batsC. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, June 14, 197830DNuisancesJohnsonMaleska
Thursday, December 1, 197713DAphids, ticks, etc.Tap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, November 17, 19775AIrksome impsArnold MossMaleska
Monday, June 20, 197731DNuisancesYoungMaleska
Tuesday, February 24, 197633DNuisancesWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thursday, March 28, 197454DAnnoyancesReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Tuesday, January 15, 197465ANuisancesEdward JuliusWeng
Sunday, September 30, 197338AVexing companyJack LuzzattoWeng
Sunday, June 10, 197381AHangers-onAlfio MicciWeng
Monday, May 8, 197232DTargets of spraysUnknownWeng
Thursday, May 4, 197213DExterminator's targetsUnknownWeng
Monday, January 17, 19729DAnnoyancesUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 7, 197152DMosquitoes, etc.Arthur SchulmanWeng
Friday, January 1, 19711AMosquitoes, etc.UnknownWeng
Saturday, September 28, 196855DAnnoyances.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 30, 196766DVarmints.Louis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, June 14, 196770ANuisances.Wells GemberlingFarrar
Tuesday, January 31, 196736ATeasers.Martha J. DeWittFarrar
Sunday, August 15, 196547AIrksome ones.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, December 8, 196318DIrksome ones.Ted DombrasFarrar
Sunday, November 24, 196349AAnnoying ones.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, July 3, 196313DBanes.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 27, 196219ANuisances.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 25, 196049DBanes.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 28, 196029DNuisances.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 25, 196067AAnnoying ones.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 9, 196031DAnnoyances.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 16, 19608DGadflies.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 17, 19597DNuisances.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 18, 195964ADDT victims.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, April 21, 195932DInsects.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, June 24, 195834DAnnoying ones.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, July 1, 195640ATermites, for example.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, January 21, 195627DNuisances.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 31, 19559DTeasers.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 8, 195513DNuisances.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 1, 195531DNuisances.Ruth OliverFarrar
Tuesday, May 11, 195432DDestructive insects.Dorothy SmithFarrar
Wednesday, November 11, 195341DDestructive insects.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, July 8, 195367ANuisances.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, March 3, 195242ANuisances.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 10, 1952148ANuisances.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, April 23, 1950124AGnats, fleas, etc.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, August 21, 194935AMosquitoes, gnats, flies.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, August 3, 194792AThorns in the flesh.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, April 25, 19436ATroublesome insects.Hugh P. EvansFarrar

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