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24 Results for BAILS

6 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

Sunday, February 23, 201437DGives up, in slangA Namesake of 119-Across
Sunday, January 13, 201395AAbruptly calls off plans, sayElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, April 13, 200644AJumps (out) (3)Barry Silk
Sunday, April 25, 200499AJumps (out) (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, December 22, 199844DJumps (out) (3)Adam Cohen
Monday, December 12, 199428DFights to save a sinking boatJoy L. Wouk

18 results for BAILS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, October 19, 199243ASuretiesMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thursday, March 29, 19901DDips water from a boatPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Wednesday, January 20, 19885ADips out waterWhittenMaleska
Tuesday, November 24, 198751DScoopsJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, October 27, 198587AScoops up water in a boatWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, May 23, 198326DBuccaneers' bucketsVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Saturday, June 6, 198141AUses a parachute, with "out"DowdallMaleska
Saturday, January 17, 19815A___ out (parachutes)I. Judah KoolykMaleska
Monday, September 19, 197715ARemoves waterRickertMaleska
Tuesday, March 5, 19743DKettle handlesMary DormanWeng
Thursday, January 19, 196731A___ out (parachutes).William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, March 15, 196471DHoop-shaped handles.Ruth W. SmithFarrar
Monday, November 19, 196226DPail handles.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 10, 196238ABucket handles.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Tuesday, February 27, 19629AHoop-shaped handles.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, April 18, 196025ADips water out.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 6, 195830DPail handles.Louise EarnestFarrar
Friday, November 5, 195439ABucket handles.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar