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14 Results for PROTECTS

4 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.

Thursday, October 25, 201211DShieldsCaleb Rasmussen
Thursday, September 28, 20066DCloaksRichard Chisholm
Saturday, January 12, 200217AWhat a custodian doesBrendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, July 16, 200129AGuardsPeter Gordon

10 results for PROTECTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, December 10, 197928ASheltersN. M. MeyerMaleska
Sunday, April 1, 197997AShieldsCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Friday, April 19, 19744DDefendsNorton RhoadesWeng
Tuesday, January 8, 197426ADefendsTanaquil Le ClercqWeng
Tuesday, February 20, 197336DShieldsUnknownWeng
Wednesday, December 28, 196656AGuards.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 7, 196562AShields.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Monday, August 29, 196037AShields.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 15, 195428AShields.Harold D. CannonFarrar
Tuesday, October 27, 195334DKeeps under one's wing.Jules ArensbergFarrar

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