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111 results for SEARS

36 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Apr 26, 201817AClassic catalog providerAlex Eaton-Salners
Fri Sep 15, 201719DRetail giant since 1886Damon Gulczynski
Sun Aug 6, 201733DLongtime retailer hurt by AmazonPatrick Berry
Mon Nov 14, 201653DTarget competitorZhouqin Burnikel
Mon Jan 13, 201468A___, Roebuck and Co.Lynn Lempel
Sun Jun 3, 201226ACompany that owns Lands' EndPatrick Berry
Fri Sep 23, 201159ATurns brown quicklyMike Nothnagel
Fri Jan 28, 20118DBrands ... or carrier of brandsKevin G. Der
Tue Sep 28, 201019AWhat to "Come see the softer side of," in a sloganMichael Torch
Mon Dec 7, 200927DRoebuck's partner in retailingEd Sessa
Sun Apr 5, 200960DRetail giant (2)Charles Deber
Fri Jan 5, 200729AKmart acquisitionPaula Gamache
Sun Jun 11, 200618ASeller of Kenmore appliancesMaxwell H. D. Johnson Jr.
Sun Jan 15, 200641AWal-Mart rivalRichard Silvestri
Thu Sep 15, 20051DRetail giant (2)Frank Longo
Sat Mar 26, 20055DTreats with a cauteryEd Early
Tue Feb 8, 200566AOld catalog makerStephen Budiansky
Mon Dec 1, 200334ACompany with a once-famous catalogJohn Greenman
Tue Apr 17, 200129D___ Tower (3)Greg Staples
Sat Jan 20, 200142AMacy's competitorMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sat Dec 30, 200031D"There's more for your life" sloganeerRich Norris
Fri Nov 24, 200013DCompany that launched the Discover cardMartin Ashwood-Smith
Tue Sep 19, 200013DAnchor store at many mallsMyles Callum
Thu Sep 2, 199922D___ Tower (3)Joe DiPietro
Mon Jun 7, 199967AChicago's ___ Tower (2)Robert O. Dillman
Thu Dec 31, 199813DJ. C. Penney rivalHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Tue Dec 22, 199835ARoebuck's partner (2)Adam Cohen
Sat Nov 21, 199825A___ Tower (3)Joe DiPietro
Sun Dec 15, 199653DLarge chainR. Ross
Sun Oct 20, 1996120AChicago's ___ Tower (2)R. Ross
Thu Sep 5, 199665AErstwhile catalogue (2)C. Millhauser
Mon Jun 19, 199541APopular department storeGregory E. Paul
Mon Nov 14, 199434ARoebuck's partner (2)Sidney L. Robbins
Sun Oct 23, 199442AErstwhile catalogue (2)Cathy Millhauser
Sat Apr 23, 199427AClassic name in mail orderManny Nosowsky
Sun Dec 26, 199358DOld catalogue issuerTom Underhill

1 result for SEARS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Nov 26, 2000diagramless73AChicago tower namePeter Gordon

74 results for SEARS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Jan 24, 1993106A___ Tower, ChicagoJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Feb 6, 199116ARoebuck's partnerJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Aug 22, 199042ABig name in mail-order businessLois SidwayMaleska
Thu Aug 9, 199022A___ Tower, ChicagoWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Sun Dec 31, 1989126ATower nameNancy JolineMaleska
Fri Dec 29, 19895DScorchesWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Fri Dec 15, 198913D___ Tower, ChicagoJim PageMaleska
Tue Oct 11, 198870ABrownsShirley SolowayMaleska
Tue May 31, 198830DRoebuck's partnerNorma SteinbergMaleska
Mon May 23, 198810DBrandsPeter G. SnowMaleska
Wed Mar 9, 19885D___ Tower, ChicagoKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Jan 31, 198888ASpringfield partsRobert W. SturgesMaleska
Sun Oct 18, 198790ABrandsAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Aug 9, 198794AChicago's ___ TowerT.W. UnderhillMaleska
Fri Jun 5, 198723AGunlock catchesWalter CovellMaleska
Wed Sep 24, 198630DEarly retail pioneerJim PageMaleska
Sun Dec 1, 198560DBrownsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sat Feb 16, 198554AStarts the steakWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Nov 21, 198341ACauterizesMarie WestMaleska
Sun Mar 13, 198342A___ Tower, ChicagoEdward MarcheseMaleska
Thu Sep 23, 198224D___Tower, world's tallest buildingJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wed Jan 13, 19827D___ Tower, ChicagoC. J. AngioMaleska
Sun Dec 6, 1981103DName on the world's tallest buildingBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wed Nov 25, 198147ABurnsElio DesiderioMaleska
Fri Oct 16, 198163AFirearm mechanismsWilliam CanineMaleska
Thu Jul 16, 198113D___ Tower, world's highest buildingJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sat Nov 1, 198028DCauterizesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Mar 24, 198042AEarly U.S. tennis champGrace FabbroniMaleska
Sun Apr 29, 1979102D___ Tower, world's tallest buildingRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Jan 21, 197947DBurnsVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Wed Jul 26, 197871A___ Tower, Chi. (world's tallest building)StrassheimMaleska
Sun Jul 16, 197833AWorld's tallest building, for shortMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sun Sep 4, 197721DCatches on gunsHenry HookMaleska
Thu May 26, 197762ABrowns by heatJames A. BrusselMaleska
Wed Apr 6, 197728DScorchesJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Mar 11, 197559AScorchesRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Tue Feb 11, 197538AMail-order pioneerMartha J. DeWittWeng
Thu Nov 21, 197431DGunlock catchesDeWitt AndersonWeng
Fri May 17, 197456ACharsHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Wed Feb 13, 197425DBurnsHerb L. RisteenWeng
Sun Jan 27, 197492ARoebuck's partnerAlexander BlackWeng
Sun Jan 16, 197284AGun partsWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Fri Mar 13, 197036ABig name in cataloguesUnknownWeng
Fri Sep 26, 196924DCauterizes.UnknownWeng
Sun Aug 10, 196952DTorrefiesKirk DoddWeng
Sun Feb 16, 1969128DCharsHume R. CraftWeng
Sun Dec 8, 196830AParchesWilliam LutwiniakFarrar
Wed Jan 3, 196824DScorches the surface of.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 29, 196741AParts of gunlocks.Dorothea BauerFarrar
Tue Sep 6, 196648DChars.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 22, 1966106DMakes hard.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Dec 3, 196561ABurns.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 11, 196485ADries up.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Jun 24, 196451DChars.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 29, 196348APioneer mail-order merchant.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 20, 196141AScorches.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Wed Feb 22, 196125ADries up.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 12, 196042AScorches.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 15, 195912DDries up.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 20, 1959121AScorches.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Tue Jun 16, 195946DBurns.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Wed Jul 2, 195844ABurns.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 11, 195723AScorches.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Nov 18, 195673DDries up.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wed Sep 19, 195630AScorches.Norton RhoadesFarrar
Sat Nov 7, 195355AAll-American back from U. S. C.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 21, 195299ASoil erosion expert, author of "Deserts on the March."Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Dec 2, 195171DChars.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Sep 12, 195053DWithers.Margaret P. FarrarFarrar
Sun May 15, 194959APioneer in selling by mail.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jan 9, 194460DBrands.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun May 31, 194295ABurns.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 29, 1942117DParches.Alvin AshbyFarrar
Sun Feb 22, 194251DBlights.Louis JenkinsFarrar