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18 Results for PLEASED

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, September 4, 2011115AHappyDana Delany and Matt Ginsberg
Friday, July 13, 200714DContent (2)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, August 2, 200424DDelightedHolden Baker
Saturday, March 24, 200142DLike punch?Mark Diehl
Saturday, February 15, 199732DContent (2)J. Clonick
Sunday, April 7, 199613DGratifiedC. Millhauser

12 results for PLEASED from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, May 23, 198814AHappyPeter G. SnowMaleska
Wednesday, May 22, 198544AHappyAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, March 17, 198599DContentedJohn McCarthy SamsonMaleska
Sunday, August 12, 198469DGratifiedBert RosenfieldMaleska
Friday, October 7, 198327AContentedW. W. HaywardMaleska
Wednesday, March 16, 197762AOverjoyedEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sunday, August 12, 19736DContentedBert KruseWeng
Saturday, November 24, 196232AGlad.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 31, 196013AGratified.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 25, 195943A___ as Punch.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, November 15, 195368DGratified.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, May 16, 194342DGratified.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar