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14 Results

4 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, April 1, 201253AInsect named for the Virgin MaryPatrick Merrell
Tuesday, January 22, 200252ASpotted beetleRichard Chisholm
Wednesday, March 5, 199745DWord repeated in a children's rhymeMichael S. Maurer
Wednesday, July 31, 19969DIt's spotted in a gardenJ. Schmalzbach

3 results for LADYBUG from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
June 23, 2013cryptic2DBald guy smashed beetle (7)Rosalie Moscovitch
April 17, 2005acrosticDState insect of Ohio and New HampshireEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
July 25, 1999panda26DInsect that dug ablyMel Taub

7 results for LADYBUG from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, September 24, 198627DSpotted beetlePageMaleska
Saturday, September 27, 198038ABrightly colored beetleJim ModneyMaleska
Sunday, May 4, 197540AInsect often told to fly homeMarjorie PedersenWeng
Thursday, October 13, 196633DBeetle.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, December 29, 196374ANursery rhyme character.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Friday, October 25, 19639DSubject of a nursery rhyme.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sunday, September 24, 1961105ABeetle.Jack LuzzattoFarrar