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159 results for USS

82 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Mar 18, 2018103A___ IndianapolisDaniel Raymon
Tue Dec 26, 201745A___ Enterprise (6)Peter Gordon
Sun Dec 24, 201758DLetters on some Navy carriersMary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Tue Sep 12, 201721A___ Enterprise (6)Bruce Haight
Fri Mar 24, 201727A___ George H. W. BushMichael Hawkins and John Guzzetta
Fri Nov 18, 201625ALetters in front of many a state namePeter Wentz
Sat Aug 27, 201664D___ Midway (2)Jim Page
Fri Apr 1, 201623ALetters before Kitty HawkPeter Gordon
Fri Dec 4, 201540AEnterprise lettersMartin Ashwood-Smith
Fri Nov 20, 201534ALetters before John F. Kennedy or George H. W. BushMary Lou Guizzo
Sun Oct 25, 201598ALetters before many a state's name (2)Bill Zais
Sun Aug 23, 201563ACarrier letters (2)Joel Fagliano
Thu Jun 25, 201539DLetters at sea (5)David Poole
Thu Feb 12, 201546DBeginning of the Constitution?Jules P. Markey
Wed Feb 4, 201563D___ Midway (2)Julian Lim
Mon Sep 2, 201331DLetters at the start of a destroyer's nameJim Peredo
Tue May 29, 201219A___ Arizona (Pearl Harbor memorial)Daniel A. Finan
Mon Jan 9, 201248ANavy vessel initialsMichael Dewey
Wed Oct 19, 201169ANaval vessel inits.Patrick Berry
Sun Oct 10, 201039D___ IntrepidPatrick Merrell
Thu Nov 12, 200945DMaritime letters (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed May 20, 200924A___ Enterprise (6)Ashish Vengsarkar
Thu Apr 23, 200925ALetters at sea (5)Steve Dobis
Wed Dec 31, 200847AEnterprise inits. (2)Tim Wescott
Sun Nov 30, 200836AMaine, e.g.: Abbr.Richard Silvestri
Fri May 16, 20084DConstitution lead-in (2)Kevin G. Der
Sun Mar 30, 200857DLetters before many a state's name (2)Paula Gamache
Thu Oct 18, 20074DLetters before Liberty or ConstitutionLucy Gardner Anderson
Fri Sep 7, 200734DAbbr. before many state namesBarry C. Silk
Sun Mar 18, 200765D___ Enterprise (6)Craig Kasper
Sun Feb 11, 200776DBattleship inits.Mark Feldman
Sun Nov 5, 200693DLetters at sea (5)Derrick Niederman
Thu Jun 1, 200661DBattleship letters (2)Ethan Cooper
Fri Nov 18, 200518ALetters at a launchManny Nosowsky
Sat Jul 9, 200537ANaval inits. (2)Patrick Berry
Sat Mar 26, 200526DConstitution lead-in (2)Ed Early
Thu Mar 24, 200529DVessel name starterDan Reichert
Mon Mar 7, 200564DInits. in Navy ship namesChristina Houlihan Kelly
Tue Nov 2, 200430DBeginning of many ship namesPatrick Merrell
Tue Oct 5, 200428A___ Constitution (2)James R. Leeds
Tue Sep 28, 200446A___ Ronald ReaganNancy Kavanaugh
Wed Jul 28, 200439DSeagoing letters (2)Mark Elliot Skolsky
Tue Jul 20, 200459D___ Constitution (2)Nancy Kavanaugh
Sun Jun 6, 200426AAbbr. before some state namesPatrick Merrell
Wed Jun 2, 200458DNaval inits. (2)Nancy Salomon
Sun May 16, 20041A___ MainePatrick Berry
Sun Nov 24, 200226ALetters at sea (5)Nancy Salomon and Lee Glickstein
Thu Sep 5, 200253AMissouri or Maine precederMichael Shteyman
Mon Jul 29, 200219DBattleship letters (2)Peter Gordon
Sun Jun 23, 200271DNaval letters (4)Eric Berlin
Mon Dec 3, 200159DLetters starting a ship's nameNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sun Sep 30, 200145D___ ArizonaCon Pederson
Sun Sep 23, 200189ANaval introRandolph Ross
Mon May 14, 200153ANaval initialsGregory E. Paul
Fri Feb 9, 200135AShip lettersNelson Hardy
Fri Nov 3, 200047DEnterprise leader?Joe DiPietro
Wed Jul 12, 200040A___ Missouri (2)William A. Ballard
Sun Jul 2, 200024DInitials at seaNancy Nicholson Joline
Wed Mar 29, 20008D___ Enterprise (6)Peter Gordon
Wed Dec 1, 199963D___ Missouri (2)Bill Zais and Nancy Salomon
Sun Nov 21, 1999106DPreamble to the Constitution?Patrick D. Berry
Thu Sep 23, 199960DEnterprise inits. (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Apr 18, 1999157DConstitution precederFrank Longo
Sun Mar 14, 199998ALetters at sea (5)Martin Schneider
Sun Jan 31, 1999109DNaval letters (4)Manny Nosowsky
Sat Jan 30, 199933ACruiser lettersChuck Deodene
Sat Nov 21, 199845A57-Across lettersJoe DiPietro
Fri Oct 16, 199821ASeagoing letters (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sun Aug 16, 199893AMaritime inits.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Jul 13, 199823ALetters starting naval carrier namesBill Ballard
Wed Mar 25, 199832AStart of many ship namesGene Newman
Sun Dec 14, 1997111DLetters before many state namesNancy Salomon
Tue Oct 21, 199741AStart of many naval vessel namesElizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Oct 4, 199639A___ Enterprise (6)M. Ashwood-Smith
Wed Sep 4, 199665DMaritime letters (2)N. S. Ross
Tue May 21, 199646ACarrier letters (2)J. Schmalzbach
Sun Apr 21, 199645AState name precederM. Gaffney
Sun Nov 19, 1995110AAbbr. on some hullsCathy Millhauser
Fri Apr 28, 199541ANaval letters (4)Rich Norris
Fri Apr 14, 199538A"Enterprise" leadersManny Nosowsky
Wed Mar 29, 19957DNaval letters (4)Manny Nosowsky
Fri Jan 7, 199455DLetters before a state name, perhapsFred Piscop

2 results for USS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 30, 2011diagramless49AEnterprise lettersFred Piscop
Apr 5, 1998diagramless55DLetters on a battleshipFrank Longo

75 results for USS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Aug 17, 199345DSeagoing initialsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Dec 13, 1992132DInitials for the IntrepidMichael PriestleyMaleska
Fri Jan 31, 199240DLetters on the LexingtonBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tue Sep 17, 199149AMem. of the fleetDon GroatMaleska
Fri May 3, 199128DSeagoing initialsBetty HinmanMaleska
Thu Jun 7, 19907DNaval initialsWilson McBeathMaleska
Wed May 16, 199059DLetters on a warshipDon GroatMaleska
Sat Jan 6, 199052ANav. vessel designationPatterson PeppleMaleska
Tue Apr 4, 198941ASeagoing inits.Mary M. MurdochMaleska
Sat Mar 25, 198956DCapitol Hill lettersEli WesoffMaleska
Wed Jan 7, 198729APt. of a warship's namePeter SwiftMaleska
Sat Oct 4, 198624AInitials for the NautilusKenneth WitteMaleska
Fri Jun 20, 198657DNaval lettersWilson McBeathMaleska
Sun Jan 26, 1986112DSeagoing initialsBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun Nov 24, 198547DInitials on a warshipCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Sat Jul 13, 198568AInitials on the New Jersey, e.g.Ernst TheimerMaleska
Thu Feb 3, 198330A___ EnterpriseRogersMaleska
Sat Oct 16, 198222DEnterprise initialsAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Sat Oct 17, 198125AD.C. bodyAlbert E. LytleMaleska
Mon Jun 8, 198129ALetters on some shipsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Jun 25, 197938DNaval initialsStanley GlassMaleska
Tue May 22, 197942AInitials for a Navy vesselJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sun Feb 25, 1979136AVessel for an adm.James and Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Sun Dec 24, 19783DSeagoing initialsAnne FoxMaleska
Fri Nov 25, 197744ASeagoing initialsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Jul 27, 19778DSeagoing initialsMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sun May 22, 197764ANaval monogramMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Thu Feb 10, 197752ANaval-ship lettersManny MillerWeng
Fri Feb 4, 197733DNaval initialsStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Wed Oct 15, 197562DNaval prefixLouis SabinWeng
Sat Aug 16, 197563DAmer. ship initialsManny MillerWeng
Sun Jan 26, 197554DNavy ship abbr.A. J. SantoraWeng
Sun Nov 17, 197435A___ PuebloArnold MossWeng
Mon Sep 23, 197466AUpper house: Abbr.Raymond F. EisnerWeng
Sat Feb 23, 197433DNaval abbr.Ronald C. HirschfeldWeng
Fri Apr 13, 197351ANaval initialsUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 17, 197236DShip initialsThreba JohnsonWeng
Sun Jul 2, 1972102ASeagoing initialsAnne FoxWeng
Sun Mar 12, 197276AInitials on a vesselAnthony MorseWeng
Sat Jul 17, 197136ANaval initialsUnknownWeng
Mon May 24, 19718DNautical initialsUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 27, 197051ASeagoing initialsUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 2, 196923AShip initials.UnknownWeng
Wed Aug 13, 196954AShip initials.UnknownWeng
Tue Jul 15, 196930DSea-going initials.UnknownWeng
Wed Dec 11, 196839ANavy abbreviation.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 9, 196826ASea-going initials.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 19, 196818DMaritime abbreviation.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 4, 196766DSea-going initials.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 28, 196756ASea-going initials.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu May 18, 196756DSeagoing initials.Betty LearyFarrar
Thu Jun 16, 196627ALetters on the Independence.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 7, 19664DNaval abbreviation.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 31, 196528DSea-going initials.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 7, 196561DWashington group.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 13, 1964127AWashington group.Anne FoxFarrar
Tue Jul 7, 196420AMarine monogram.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 7, 196420AWashington initials.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 8, 196452DNaval abbreviation.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Sun Dec 15, 1963130DLetters on a ship.Jules Arensberg and Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sat Nov 23, 196330DSea-going letters.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Thu Jul 11, 19635DWashington abbreviation.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 27, 196220A___ Forrestal.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 23, 19622DPart of Congress: Abbr.Michael DubinFarrar
Thu Dec 29, 196028ALetters on liners.Louise EarnestFarrar
Fri Jan 15, 196030DThe Senate: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 25, 195988ACongressional body: Abbr.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Nov 7, 195720ALetters on a warship.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 13, 1955151DThe Senate: Abbr.Grace HosterFarrar
Sat Aug 13, 195536ANautical letters.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 195498AThe "Constitution."Marion MoeserFarrar
Fri Jan 8, 195453AAmerican ship: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 31, 195213DLetters for American ships.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 3, 195154AMonogram for American ships.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 15, 195146APrefix for battleships.Harold T. BersFarrar