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218 results for SSR

132 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Saturday, November 11, 201732AOld union member: Abbr. (2)George Barany and Michael Shteyman
Tuesday, May 2, 201772A70-Across, e.g., formerly: Abbr.David J. Kahn
Tuesday, March 7, 201745AUkr., e.g., once (3)Freddie Cheng
Saturday, February 11, 20179DOld map abbr. (4)Frederick J. Healy
Sunday, October 9, 201686DCold War land: Abbr.Michael Ashley
Wednesday, September 21, 201657DKazakhstan, once: Abbr. (4)Matthew Sewell
Sunday, July 24, 2016100ALat. or Lith., once (2)David Steinberg
Friday, May 27, 201642AOld atlas inits. (3)Damon Gulczynski
Thursday, March 3, 201635DMap abbr. before 1991 (2)Andrew Zhou
Tuesday, February 2, 201626AOld atlas inits. (3)Peter A. Collins
Friday, January 8, 201624DOld geographical inits. (3)Peter A. Collins
Tuesday, November 17, 201557AAny of the Baltic states, once: Abbr.Paula Gamache
Thursday, November 12, 201523ABelarus, once: Abbr. (3)David Kwong
Sunday, October 4, 201579ACold War-era territory: Abbr.Jeremy Newton
Sunday, May 17, 201584AGeorgia, once: Abbr. (4)Joe Krozel
Wednesday, April 8, 201528DOne of a geog. 15, onceZhouqin Burnikel
Monday, April 6, 201564DEstonia, once: Abbr. (2)Finn Vigeland
Saturday, February 28, 201539AState of old, brieflyBarry C. Silk
Sunday, February 8, 201551AOne of 15 until 1991: Abbr.Jeremy Newton
Thursday, September 25, 201440A37-Across was the smallest one: Abbr.Alex Vratsanos
Thursday, August 21, 201438DByelorussian ___: Abbr.Jules P. Markey
Saturday, July 19, 20146DLetters in old atlasesBarry C. Silk
Tuesday, March 25, 201461DMoldavia, e.g.: Abbr. (2)David Woolf
Sunday, February 16, 201412DOld atlas initialsYaakov Bendavid
Saturday, December 28, 201310DOld map abbr. (4)Frederick J. Healy
Wednesday, September 25, 20138DPre-Yeltsin-era lettersVictor Fleming and Bonnie L. Gentry
Wednesday, September 18, 201365DBelarus, until 1991: Abbr.Paul Hunsberger
Wednesday, July 24, 201363AUkr., until 1991, e.g.Erik Wennstrom
Sunday, July 14, 201397AUkr., e.g., once (3)Daniel A. Finan
Tuesday, June 25, 201363DBelarus, once: Abbr. (3)Joel Fagliano
Wednesday, June 5, 20134DAbbr. retired after Gorbachev's resignationMark Bickham
Sunday, January 6, 201340AKazakhstan, once: Abbr. (4)Dan Feyer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Wednesday, November 21, 201272AByelorussia, e.g.: Abbr. (2)David J. Kahn
Sunday, March 25, 20128DBelarus, once: Abbr. (3)Patrick Berry
Saturday, October 8, 201146AOld political inits.Tim Croce
Thursday, September 8, 201121DGeorgia was one once: Abbr.Matt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Wednesday, August 24, 201164AGeorgia, once: Abbr. (4)Kelsey Blakley
Sunday, July 17, 201159AOne of 15, once: Abbr.Daniel A. Finan
Wednesday, March 30, 201144DUkr., e.g., until 1991Erik Wennstrom
Sunday, March 27, 201112AOld pol. entityKevin G. Der
Saturday, February 5, 201160DOld atlas letters (2)Mark Diehl
Sunday, January 9, 201115DDiv. of a former union (2)Patrick Berry
Thursday, November 25, 201043AEst., e.g., onceBill Thompson
Sunday, September 5, 201080AMap abbr. before 1991 (2)Will Nediger
Saturday, April 10, 201014DBygone union member: Abbr.Kevin G. Der
Sunday, March 14, 201023DLith., e.g., onceCaleb Madison
Wednesday, March 3, 20104DLith. or Est., oncePeter A. Collins
Monday, January 18, 20101DBelarus or Ukraine, once: Abbr.Adam Cohen
Friday, November 27, 200914DFormer map inits. (2)Ed Sessa
Thursday, August 13, 200912DMap abbr. until 1991Patrick McIntyre
Wednesday, June 3, 200956DUkr., once, e.g. (2)Samuel A. Donaldson
Saturday, January 24, 200922AOld atlas inits. (3)Mark Diehl
Tuesday, November 18, 20086AUkraine, e.g., formerly: Abbr.Richard Chisholm
Monday, October 6, 200846DLithuania or Estonia, once: Abbr.Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, August 3, 200837DLat. or Lith., once (2)Peter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Sunday, April 13, 2008119ABygone map letters (2)Cathy Millhauser
Saturday, March 8, 200833AEst., once (2)Brad Wilber
Thursday, November 15, 200751AUkraine was one: Abbr.Joe Krozel
Sunday, July 29, 200761AFormer pol. div.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, July 19, 200750DUkr., once (4)David J. Kahn
Friday, February 16, 200747AFormer state: Abbr.Charles Barasch
Thursday, December 28, 200658DOld geog. inits.Ed Early
Monday, December 4, 200637AUkraine, e.g., once: Abbr.Richard Chisholm
Sunday, October 22, 200654DOld atlas abbr.Harvey Estes
Thursday, October 12, 200663AUkr., once, e.g. (2)Dave Tuller
Friday, August 25, 200636DOld Black Sea borderer: Abbr.David Levinson Wilk
Wednesday, July 12, 200661DEstonia, e.g., once: Abbr.Richard Chisholm
Thursday, April 6, 200658ARussia, once: Abbr.Ed Early
Tuesday, February 14, 200661DMoldavia, e.g.: Abbr. (2)Kevan Choset
Wednesday, February 8, 200613DRed letters?Patrick Merrell
Friday, January 6, 200621AOld map abbr. (4)David Levinson Wilk
Friday, November 25, 200535AFormer empire abbr.Joe DiPietro
Wednesday, October 26, 20059DPart of an empire up to 1991: Abbr.Adam G. Perl
Tuesday, June 14, 200513DLith., once (2)Sarah Keller
Wednesday, June 1, 200556DOld map abbr. (4)Nick Grivas
Sunday, May 22, 2005136ABygone map letters (2)A. J. Santora
Saturday, March 26, 200543DOld union mem.Ed Early
Sunday, February 20, 200553DErstwhile bloc lettersElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, February 13, 200563DFormer map inits. (2)Daniel C. Bryant
Sunday, May 9, 2004130ABygone map inits.Charles M. Deber
Saturday, March 20, 200435AOld union member: Abbr. (2)Byron Walden
Friday, March 5, 200415DBygone pol. unitGary Steinmehl
Thursday, February 19, 200461DLith., once (2)Alfio Micci (1918-2004)
Monday, January 19, 200434AUkr., once (4)Zach Jesse
Tuesday, December 2, 200336AOutdated atlas abbr. (2)Harvey Estes
Wednesday, October 22, 200342AGeorgia, formerly: Abbr.Judy Cole
Sunday, September 21, 200364AAbbr. on old Asian maps (2)Randolph Ross
Tuesday, July 15, 200336DUkr. or Lith., onceHarvey Estes
Sunday, June 29, 200344AOld atlas letters (2)Rich Norris
Tuesday, May 27, 200323AAzer. or Ukr., oncePAtrick MErrell
Sunday, May 4, 200393DInits. on bygone mapsTyler Hinman
Tuesday, February 4, 200344AUkr., once (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, January 16, 200330ADiv. of a former union (2)Patrick Merrell
Friday, August 30, 20025DAbbr. on old maps (2)Patrick Merrell
Wednesday, July 31, 200222ALith., formerly (2)Jerry E. Rosman
Wednesday, July 24, 20029DFormer Asian map abbr.Eric Berlin
Saturday, November 3, 200111DEst., once (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Friday, September 28, 200155DAzer. or Lith., oncePeter Gordon
Sunday, September 16, 200190DUkr., formerlyBill Zais
Wednesday, August 1, 200163DPre-Yeltsin abbr.William I. Johnston
Friday, May 11, 200123AOutdated atlas abbr. (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Wednesday, May 3, 200065DEstonia, once: Abbr. (2)Nancy Salomon
Saturday, March 18, 200060DGeorgia, e.g.: Abbr.Rich Norris
Wednesday, December 1, 199952DUkr., e.g., once (3)Bill Zais and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, September 19, 199915DAbbr. on outdated mapsManny Nosowsky
Friday, April 9, 199927AKazakhstan, once: Abbr. (4)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, April 7, 199946AOld geog. initialsRich Norris
Tuesday, October 6, 199847DUkr., once (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, August 16, 199876DGeorgia was one: Abbr.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, August 2, 199812DLatvia, once: Abbr.Nancy Nicholson Joline
Monday, June 15, 19989DKazakhstan, once: Abbr. (4)Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, March 18, 199810DAbbr. on old Asian maps (2)Susan Smith
Monday, March 2, 199871AArmenia or Azerbaijan, once: Abbr.Jeremy Thomas Paine
Saturday, January 17, 199814DAbbr. on old maps (2)Rich Norris
Saturday, November 29, 199759DOne of 15, formerly: Abbr.Rich Norris
Sunday, November 23, 199767AOld geographical inits. (3)Christopher Hurt and Derek Tague
Sunday, November 9, 19971ABygone geographical inits.Rich Norris
Wednesday, August 27, 199740DCommunist land, once: Abbr.Jonathan Schmalzbach
Friday, August 1, 199754DFormer Union member: Abbr.Gerald R. Ferguson
Thursday, June 5, 199763AOld geographical inits. (3)David J. Kahn
Sunday, January 19, 19975DObsolete geog. abbr.B. Klahn
Sunday, December 15, 199645AGeorgia, once: Abbr. (4)R. Ross
Sunday, September 1, 199696AGeorgia, once: Abbr. (4)D. J. Kahn
Thursday, February 29, 199613DOld Communist state: Abbr.P. Gordon
Saturday, February 17, 199631DDefunct pol. entityBob Sefick
Monday, January 29, 199649DByelorussia, e.g.: Abbr. (2)G. Paul
Saturday, January 13, 199657AMoldavia, once: Abbr.J. Page
Monday, August 14, 199549ARuss. or Ukr., onceBen Wheelock
Tuesday, February 21, 199548AUkr. or Russ., onceMartin Schneider
Thursday, October 20, 199424ALith., formerly (2)Bryant White
Sunday, October 9, 1994106A50 Down, once: Abbr.Bryant White
Sunday, March 27, 199439DObsolete map abbr.Jeanette K. Brill

3 results for SSR from Variety puzzles.

July 8, 2012diagramless9DUkraine, e.g., formerly: Abbr.Paula Gamache
April 23, 2006diagramless71AGeorgia, once: Abbr.Fred Piscop
December 5, 2004diagramless30DGeorgia, once: Abbr.Brendan Emmett Quigley

83 results for SSR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, November 11, 199365A40 Across was one: Abbr.A. J. SantoraTaub
Sunday, October 3, 199379AUkr., e.g. , formerlyWarren W. ReichTaub
Sunday, July 25, 199358DRus., e.g., formerlyJacques LiwerMaleska
Thursday, May 6, 19937DUkr., onceMary S. SnyderMaleska
Tuesday, April 6, 199350AUkr., formerlyJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, February 8, 199358AUkr., once (3)Jim PageMaleska
Thursday, November 26, 199212DUkr., onceErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sunday, July 19, 19929DGeorgia, once: Abbr.Kevin BoyleMaleska
Saturday, June 13, 199226AUkr., onceEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, March 17, 199269ASoviet Union pt., onceJim PageMaleska
Wednesday, February 5, 199248AUkr., onceEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, April 18, 19919DUkr., e.g.Betty JorgensenMaleska
Tuesday, March 12, 199122AUzbek or Tadzhik: Abbr.Virginia L. YatesMaleska
Monday, January 8, 199050ASoviet div.Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, December 29, 198951AUkr. is oneWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Friday, September 15, 198962AArmenia, e.g.Rhonda KrausMaleska
Sunday, July 9, 1989122DUkr., e.g.Jacques LiwerMaleska
Wednesday, June 14, 198939AEastern Eur. unitH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sunday, June 4, 198977AUkr., e.g.John GreenmanMaleska
Thursday, May 4, 198961ARussian state: Abbr.Betty JorgensenMaleska
Friday, February 19, 19887DLatvia, e.g.Jim PageMaleska
Sunday, January 17, 198812DThe Ukraine, e.g.Warren W. ReichMaleska
Thursday, June 4, 198729AGeorgia, e.g.: Abbr.Mary S. SnyderMaleska
Sunday, January 11, 198733AUkr. is oneDerrick C. NiedermanMaleska
Sunday, May 25, 198649DUkr.,e.g.Corinne J. NadenMaleska
Thursday, January 23, 198668AUzbek, for one: Abbr.Jim PageMaleska
Thursday, January 9, 198667AUkr. is oneDorothy DavisMaleska
Saturday, September 28, 198519AThe Ukr., e.g.Joe ClonickMaleska
Sunday, March 10, 198546AGeorgia, e.g.Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, January 13, 198556AByelorussia is one: Abbr.Jim PageMaleska
Saturday, January 5, 198564DSoviet div.Kenneth HaxtonMaleska
Sunday, November 18, 1984102DS.U. unitGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Tuesday, September 18, 198449ARussian state: Abbr.Nancy McCarthyMaleska
Tuesday, August 7, 198449ARussian state: Abbr.Nancy McCarthyMaleska
Sunday, July 8, 19845DUkr., e.g.Barry L. CohenMaleska
Sunday, October 9, 1983116ASov. stateLouis BaronMaleska
Sunday, June 12, 198311DKazakh, e.g.Warren W. ReichMaleska
Saturday, January 15, 198336DS.U. unitRobert KatzMaleska
Sunday, September 19, 198217DUkr., e.g.A. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, June 13, 198269ASoviet rep.Bert H. KruseMaleska
Tuesday, April 20, 198247AByelorussia is one: Abbr.Robert KatzMaleska
Sunday, February 1, 198111DLith. or Ukr.Vincent L. OsborneMaleska
Saturday, January 24, 198139AUkr., for oneWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, August 21, 198065DUkr., for oneWilliam JarvisMaleska
Sunday, May 11, 198076AUkr. or Lith.Vincent L. OsborneMaleska
Sunday, February 17, 19809DTadzhik or Turkmen: Abbr.Jordan S. LasherMaleska
Saturday, December 8, 197946ASoviet stateWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, August 20, 197955DWorld-power div.Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, June 17, 1979118DWhere the SIREt flows: Abbr.A. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, May 16, 197953AUkr. is oneHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, April 1, 1979119ASoviet unit: Abbr.Caroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Thursday, March 1, 197952DRuss. area, such as the UkraineMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thursday, January 4, 197931ARuss. stateRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Friday, June 16, 197866ASoviet inits.A. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, April 19, 197726APart of Russia: Abbr.Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, March 1, 197714DRussian unit: Abbr.Chet CurrierMaleska
Sunday, November 28, 1976108ARussian unit: Abbr.Elaine D. SchorrWeng
Thursday, November 25, 197624ARussian state: Abbr.DeitmerWeng
Friday, June 11, 197623ASoviet unit: Abbr.George MadridWeng
Monday, January 19, 197646AMoscow satellite state: Abbr.Norton RhoadesWeng
Wednesday, January 14, 197646AMoscow affiliate: Abbr.Jordan S. LasherWeng
Thursday, November 20, 19758DUkraine, for one: Abbr.Beverly J. SewardWeng
Friday, September 12, 197512DPart of Russia: Abbr.Reginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sunday, August 17, 197519DUkraine or Latvia: Abbr.Norton RhoadesWeng
Wednesday, January 15, 197526ALatvia or Armenia: Abbr.Elaine D. SchorrWeng
Sunday, March 10, 1974125ALatvia, for one: Abbr.A. J. SantoraWeng
Saturday, February 23, 197416DRussian political unit: Abbr.Ronald C. HirschfeldWeng
Tuesday, February 12, 197461ALatvia or Ukraine: Abbr.Lois HillisWeng
Saturday, August 11, 197322AEstonia or Latvia: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Thursday, February 3, 197241ASoviet initialsUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 11, 197114DEurasian unionEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Wednesday, January 20, 197165AUkraine, for one: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Friday, June 19, 197032DRussian initialsUnknownWeng
Monday, July 10, 196720AUkraine, for one: Abbr.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, January 17, 1965102DSoviet initials.Anne FoxFarrar
Sunday, May 19, 196310DKazakh, for one: Abbr.Ted DombrasFarrar
Sunday, October 7, 1962114ARed state: Abbr.Ted DombrasFarrar
Tuesday, October 10, 196141ASoviet Union member: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 22, 195984AUkraine is one: Abbr.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, April 8, 195640AComponent of Russia: Abbr.Charles BaronFarrar
Saturday, December 3, 195526ARussian state: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 18, 195420AComponent of Russia.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, June 26, 1949109DRussian state: Abbr.Harold T. BersFarrar