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20 Results

Only 1 Shortz Era entry found. Click the date to see the answer in context.

Sunday, November 9, 20036DTalks twaddlePatrick Berry

1 result for PRATES from Variety puzzles.

February 25, 2007panda66AChatterbox does it at repastMel Taub

18 results for PRATES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, October 17, 19937AChattersJeanette K. BrillTaub
Thursday, October 31, 199144DBabblesBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Sunday, October 13, 19918DBabblesErnst TheimerMaleska
Monday, May 28, 199025AJabbersSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, December 31, 19898DImitates PoloniusNancy JolineMaleska
Sunday, November 1, 198785DChattersBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Sunday, May 18, 19807DChattersA. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, August 24, 197942DBabblesEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Saturday, August 5, 197842AYaks awayWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, January 10, 19761ATalks on and onH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Sunday, January 12, 197599DTalks foolishlyJohn WilligWeng
Sunday, March 28, 197132DBabblesH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Friday, March 26, 197146AChattersUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 18, 197016DBabblesUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 14, 197088DYaksWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tuesday, July 29, 196927DBabbles.UnknownWeng
Friday, March 7, 196921AChatters.UnknownWeng
Sunday, May 7, 196796DBabbles.Bert BeamanFarrar