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19 Results

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

Saturday, February 1, 201437DWarrantWill Nediger
Tuesday, December 17, 201343DMerit (2)Paula Gamache
Saturday, March 21, 199818ARateRich Norris
Thursday, October 9, 199743DMerit (2)Cathy Millhauser
Thursday, February 27, 199719AHave coming (2)Raymond C. Young
Tuesday, March 8, 199414AHave coming (2)Harvey Estes

1 result for DESERVE from Variety puzzles.

March 17, 2002cryptic9AMerit of French verse after translation (7)Richard Silvestri

12 results for DESERVE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wednesday, August 5, 199256ARateBert RosenfieldMaleska
Friday, January 11, 199126AMeritErnst TheimerMaleska
Saturday, June 18, 19889DMeritPeter G. SnowMaleska
Tuesday, October 27, 19879DWarrantLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, February 7, 19825DMeritJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, February 10, 197846AEarnKathryn RighterMaleska
Saturday, February 5, 19727DMeritUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 23, 19718DBe worthy ofUnknownWeng
Monday, March 17, 19695DMerit.UnknownWeng
Sunday, June 11, 196169DMerit.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Thursday, May 5, 196036ABe worthy.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 7, 1959116AMerit.Charles C. AllenFarrar