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David Steinberg
David Steinberg
Bruce Leban
Bruce Leban
The Thursday, April 23, 2015 crossword is by David Steinberg and Bruce Leban
15x15, 74 words, 32 blocks
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David Woolf
David Woolf
The Friday, May 22, 2015 crossword is by David Woolf
15x15, 66 words, 27 blocks
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Peter Wentz
Peter Wentz
The Saturday, May 23, 2015 crossword is by Peter Wentz
15x15, 70 words, 30 blocks
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Kevin G. Der
Kevin G. Der
The Sunday, May 24, 2015 crossword, A TALE OF MANY CITIES, is by Kevin G. Der
23x23, 176 words, 95 blocks
When this puzzle is completed, the circled letters will form a path (starting in the first circle of 93-Across) spelling out the puzzle's theme. Each long Down answer contains a hidden city, reading in order from top to bottom, not necessarily consecutively. The location of the city, and its number of letters, are indicated.
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Jennifer Nutt
Jennifer Nutt
The Monday, May 25, 2015 crossword is by Jennifer Nutt
15x15, 78 words, 38 blocks
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Gareth Bain
Gareth Bain
Puzzle of the weekThe Tuesday, May 26, 2015 crossword is by Gareth Bain
15x16, 81 words, 36 blocks
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Jim Quinlan
Jim Quinlan
The Wednesday, May 27, 2015 crossword is by Jim Quinlan
15x15, 76 words, 34 blocks
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Jeff Chen
Jeff Chen
The Thursday, May 28, 2015 crossword is by Jeff Chen
15x15, 74 words, 37 blocks
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Variety: the May 24 diagramless puzzle is by Paula Gamache (Across Lite, Solution) or solve the May 17 acrostic online.

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Data from puzzles before Will Shortz became editor are kept separate from modern puzzle stats. XWord Info currently has 13,705 pre-Shortz crosswords from 1/1/1956 to 11/20/1993.

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