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49 Results for SHAFT

14 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

Friday, December 22, 201731DScrew overSam Trabucco
Thursday, March 16, 201724DArrow partJoel Fagliano
Sunday, July 17, 201646AUnfair treatment, with "the"Jerry Miccolis
Wednesday, October 2, 20131ALong part of a lancePaula Gamache
Sunday, November 21, 2010101DGive a raw dealClive Probert
Monday, March 1, 201031DPath down to a mineBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, January 11, 200946DMine partDavid J. Kahn
Tuesday, March 6, 200733AElevator enclosurePaula Gamache
Wednesday, April 13, 200541AStick it toAllan E. Parrish
Thursday, February 10, 200572ATreat unfairlyFrank Longo
Wednesday, June 23, 200434ATreat unfairly, slangilyJim Goodsell
Monday, January 15, 20011DMine passageJanet R. Bender
Wednesday, May 29, 19964DTreat unfairly, in slangR. Norris
Friday, July 7, 199527ABeamWayne Robert Williams

3 results for SHAFT from Variety puzzles.

February 7, 2010diagramless17ALong part of an arrowJoon Pahk
July 23, 2006acrosticN1971 film for which Isaac Hayes wrote the themeEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
February 8, 2004acrosticU1971 Oscar-winning song with the line "Shut your mouth!"Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

32 results for SHAFT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, January 7, 199314ALance or halberdRobert DillmanMaleska
Sunday, February 23, 19921APart of a dartJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, September 15, 19911ABeamJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tuesday, December 25, 19901DArrow partJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, December 18, 1988105DRay or beamEdward MarcheseMaleska
Saturday, January 9, 19881DArrowMcDowellMaleska
Sunday, January 19, 19861ABeamJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Friday, January 18, 198511DPart of an arrowKathryn RighterMaleska
Tuesday, July 31, 19849DDart partJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, October 11, 198236AArrowChristy RidleyMaleska
Tuesday, June 17, 19806DPart of a dartA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, February 5, 197927DRay of lightHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, March 7, 197733DArrowAlfio MicciMaleska
Friday, February 21, 19759ARecurring film roleChet CurrierWeng
Saturday, February 3, 197350AMine passageUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 3, 197134AGolf-club partUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 10, 19701DBeamUnknownWeng
Monday, February 2, 19708DColumnUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 2, 196825DObelisk.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 9, 19671AWashington Monument.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 9, 196233AColumn.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Wednesday, February 8, 196149DMonument.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 9, 196035AObelisk.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 31, 19587ABeam.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Monday, February 4, 195725DRay of sunlight.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, September 1, 195625DArrow.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 16, 195526DAxle.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 22, 19557DFlagpole.Sidney LambertFarrar
Saturday, October 16, 19541DFlagpole.Thomas J. VarnerFarrar
Wednesday, October 6, 19549ALong part of an arrow.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, March 9, 19531AThe Washington Monument, for instance.Isaac KertFarrar
Friday, December 8, 195024DFlagpole.UnknownFarrar

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