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122 results for WISP

42 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Oct 4, 201635DBit of smoke (10)Sam Buchbinder
Thu Dec 3, 201557DBit of smoke (10)Patrick Merrell
Wed Feb 25, 201519ABit of smoke (10)Michael Shteyman
Wed Aug 13, 201424ACirrus cloud formation (2)Dan Schoenholz
Mon Jul 7, 20147DBit of smoke or hairLynn Lempel
Sun Mar 9, 201430AFaint traceBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Jan 10, 201423DFlimsy lockPatrick Berry
Mon Nov 5, 201234ABit of smoke (10)Andrea Carla Michaels
Sun Sep 11, 2011115DBit of smoke (10)Kay Anderson
Mon Jun 13, 20116ABit of smoke (10)Alex Vratsanos
Tue May 24, 20113DFaint cloudMichael Blake and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sun Sep 20, 20094ASlender amountMichael Ashley
Sat Dec 27, 200824DBit of a shock? (2)Karen M. Tracey
Sat Oct 11, 200827DThin fragmentPete Mitchell
Mon Aug 18, 200842ATrace of smoke (2)Paula Gamache
Mon Nov 19, 20071ABit of smoke (10)Lynn Lempel
Mon Dec 18, 200646AFleeting traceDonna Levin
Sun Jul 2, 200615ASmall handfulElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Aug 9, 20041DBit of smoke (10)M. Francis Vuolo
Thu Mar 4, 200455DTrace (2)Patrick Merrell
Sun Jan 4, 20041ATrace (2)Patrick Merrell
Thu Dec 25, 200332DBit of a shock? (2)John Underwood
Thu Jul 3, 200366AMiniature cloudCathy Millhauser
Tue Jun 10, 200365ADelicate lock of hairElizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Apr 12, 20031DThin lockRobert H. Wolfe
Thu Mar 6, 20031DBit of a cloudCathy Millhauser
Fri Feb 15, 200240AThin streakSherry O. Blackard
Tue Feb 12, 200250APart of a smoke screen?Manny Nosowsky
Sun Jan 6, 200237ATenuous fragmentFrank A. Longo
Mon Oct 1, 20011DBit of smoke (10)Janice M. Putney
Wed Aug 1, 20013DSkinny oneWilliam I. Johnston
Mon Apr 17, 200033DSlender oneGreg Staples
Mon Dec 20, 199910ATrace of smoke (2)Nancy Salomon
Sun May 2, 199967ASmoke traceJim Page
Sun Dec 27, 19981DPuffRich Norris
Thu Oct 9, 19975ACirrus cloud formation (2)Cathy Millhauser
Wed Feb 19, 19971DThin strandD. J. DeChristopher
Mon Apr 17, 199518AHandful of hay (2)Kenneth Witte
Wed Apr 5, 19953DStray strandWayne Robert Williams
Thu Dec 8, 199438AHandful of hay (2)Randolph Ross
Mon Oct 31, 19943DTuftSidney L. Robbins
Fri Feb 18, 19946ABit of smoke (10)Manny Nosowsky

80 results for WISP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun May 16, 199388DSomething frailRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Wed Feb 3, 199367AMere handfulEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Sep 12, 199218DSmoke curlTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Sep 6, 199264DMere handfulAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Aug 14, 19911DTendril; strandEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Sep 12, 199057ATraceStanley GlassMaleska
Mon Jul 16, 199038AStart of a smoke signalMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Fri Nov 18, 198862AThin tuftMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tue Jul 12, 19881DHandful of strawRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Fri Dec 20, 198522DFragmentLouis SabinMaleska
Sat Apr 20, 19857DStrand; tendrilRobert KatzMaleska
Sun Oct 21, 19841ABit of smokeRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Jan 8, 198497AFilmy pieceRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Dec 12, 1982113DTenuous stripBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu Mar 19, 19816AFragment or shredBernice GordonMaleska
Sat Mar 15, 19807DFrail thingA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu Dec 20, 19791AWill-o'-the-___Raymond F. EisnerMaleska
Mon Oct 22, 197933AStrandBrumbauchMaleska
Sat Jul 28, 197910AThready streakWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Jun 24, 19773DMere handfulBert BeamanMaleska
Fri May 14, 19763DFragmentMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sat May 17, 197512DWill-o'-the-___Hallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Wed May 14, 197518DSmall tuftJean J. DavisonWeng
Sun Jun 23, 1974105DHandfulFrances HansenWeng
Sat Jun 8, 197451DSmall bitSara V. TuckermanWeng
Tue Jul 17, 19731ABit of hayUnknownWeng
Thu Jun 28, 197324ASmall fragmentUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 3, 19711ATiny amountUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 30, 19711ASmall handfulUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 2, 196991DTenuous stripWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Weng
Tue Oct 28, 19691ADelicate person.UnknownWeng
Wed Apr 9, 19693DMere indication.UnknownWeng
Wed Dec 25, 196839AFilmy piece.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 3, 196859DMere trace.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 15, 19681ASomething frail.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 6, 196849ASmall tuft.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 24, 19683DFilmy piece.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 10, 19666DFragment.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 9, 196627DShred.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 2, 19661ASmall bunch.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 30, 196647DLock of hair.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sun Oct 31, 1965147ATendril.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Thu Oct 28, 19651ASlender twisted piece.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 18, 196564AA little hay.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 27, 19641DFlimsy piece.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 29, 19631DShred.George LaczkoFarrar
Fri Jun 21, 196342DSomething frail or fleeting.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 10, 19636AFilmy piece.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 6, 19631DShred.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 4, 19611DShred.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 23, 196134DStraw.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun May 29, 196053AFilmy piece.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thu Mar 10, 19601AShred.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 23, 195924DPiece of straw.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 3, 195917AFragment.Charles AllenFarrar
Mon Jan 5, 195961ASmall broom.Ann GerlachFarrar
Sun Jul 20, 195893AShred.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jul 6, 195831AMere handful.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wed Jun 18, 195836ASmall bundle.Herman KeldFarrar
Sun Mar 23, 195871DShred.Harold T. BersFarrar
Mon Feb 17, 19585AFilmy piece.Bernice GordonFarrar
Thu Sep 5, 195725AHandful.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wed Nov 2, 19555ASlender twisted bit of something.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 26, 195548AFilmy piece.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Jul 25, 195452DMere handful.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Mar 26, 19541DMere handful.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Mar 12, 19541ASmall, filmy piece.Bernice GordonFarrar
Tue Mar 2, 195413DShred.Willard JordanFarrar
Sat Jun 14, 195258DFragment or shred.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 2, 195260ABit of straw or hay.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 29, 195250DDelicate tendril.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 22, 19521DAnything small or slight.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 15, 195137DSmall strand or twist.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 6, 195126ASlender twisted piece.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 27, 195130AHandful of straw.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 26, 195156DSlender twisted piece of something.J. F. KellyFarrar
Sat Jan 27, 195125AHandful of straw.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Fri Oct 20, 195053DHandful of straw.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 4, 194884AHandful of hay.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Dec 14, 194737AA handful.Louise RabbFarrar