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107 Results for SLAIN

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

Tuesday, September 30, 201456A"O, I am ___!" (Polonius's last words)Kyle T. Dolan
Monday, April 8, 201320AAssassinated (6)Janet R. Bender
Saturday, June 25, 201128ALike two Kennedy brothersBarry C. Silk
Wednesday, April 20, 201112DMassacred (2)Michael Farabaugh
Wednesday, June 10, 200926ADone in (7)Richard Silvestri
Monday, October 13, 20083DAssassinated (6)Anthony J. Salvia
Sunday, February 18, 200766ADone in (7)David Kwong and Kevan Choset
Tuesday, December 26, 200655AStruck downC. W. Stewart
Wednesday, August 16, 200631DWhacked, so to speakKevan Choset
Monday, January 23, 200648AAssassinated (6)Mark T. Milhet
Sunday, March 13, 200593ADone in (7)Patrick Merrell
Sunday, August 22, 2004103DGotten rid ofCathy Millhauser
Wednesday, March 3, 200430DDone in (7)Mark Diehl
Friday, November 15, 200249DLike GrendelBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, August 25, 200221AMurderedRandolph Ross
Sunday, October 8, 200094DMassacred (2)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, August 3, 20008DAssassinated (6)Bob Sefick
Saturday, July 31, 199953ALike LincolnFred Piscop
Tuesday, April 27, 199932DAssassinated (6)Fred Piscop
Friday, October 9, 199859ADone in (7)Cathy Millhauser
Monday, December 15, 199746DKilledStephanie Spadaccini
Tuesday, November 25, 199727DDone in (7)Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, May 1, 199725DAssassinated (6)Martin Schneider
Sunday, February 2, 199753DDone in (7)R. Silvestri

5 results for SLAIN from Variety puzzles.

August 23, 2009diagramless55DDone inPaula Gamache
January 13, 2008diagramless11DLike Julius Caesar on the Ides of MarchByron Walden
February 25, 2007panda25DLani's deadMel Taub
April 23, 2006diagramless20ADone inFred Piscop
October 12, 2003diagramless48DLike Medusa and Achilles, in mythFred Piscop

78 results for SLAIN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, April 11, 199341D"And has thou ___ the Jabberwock?"Nancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Sunday, February 14, 199398DAn anagram for nailsAlex F. BlackMaleska
Tuesday, March 24, 199214AAn anagram for nailsRobert ZimmermanMaleska
Wednesday, September 11, 199143AAn anagram for nailsJames L. BeattyMaleska
Saturday, February 16, 199141DDone inWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, September 21, 199032DLike Goliath: 1 Sam. 17:50Jack LechnerMaleska
Friday, September 7, 199014A" . . . with him is beauty ___": Shak.Eileen LexauMaleska
Tuesday, August 7, 199056DAn anagram for nailsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, August 5, 198927AFallenDaniel GirardiMaleska
Friday, July 21, 198954ADone inWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Saturday, May 13, 198944ADone inRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Tuesday, December 6, 198824DDone inDon GroatMaleska
Sunday, October 23, 198822DFelled, as a dragonJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, April 3, 198844DAn anagram for nailsJune A. BoggsMaleska
Thursday, October 8, 198730DLiquidatedBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, October 2, 198738ADone inEli WesoffMaleska
Monday, August 10, 198749DDone inDorothy DavisMaleska
Sunday, July 6, 198697ADone inBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sunday, April 6, 198666DDone inJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Tuesday, March 18, 198636ADone inH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sunday, February 16, 198693DAn anagram for nailsWarren W. ReichMaleska
Tuesday, July 16, 19856DDone inEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Friday, October 19, 198419ADone inCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Sunday, November 27, 198370ADone inJack R. Harnes, M.D.Maleska
Monday, October 10, 198352DDone inShirley SolowayMaleska
Sunday, February 6, 198362DDone inRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, September 3, 19821DDone inEli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, November 4, 198119ADone inC. J. AngioMaleska
Friday, April 3, 198113DDone inRobert KatzMaleska
Monday, September 29, 198014ADone away withHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, February 24, 198081DDone inJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, December 17, 197944ADestroyedEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sunday, November 11, 1979111ADone inTap OsbornMaleska
Tuesday, August 21, 197918A"Home they brought him ___ with spears": TennysonN. M. MeyerMaleska
Sunday, April 29, 197979DDone inRichard SilvestriMaleska
Monday, July 24, 197827D"I am ___ by a fair cruel maid": Shak.Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, March 27, 197837DLiquidatedMrs. John FabbroniMaleska
Sunday, December 11, 197767DDone inOlga KowalsMaleska
Wednesday, June 15, 197730AMade more than moribundBeverly J. SewardMaleska
Friday, May 13, 197727DDone inA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, January 14, 197651ADone inJordan S. LasherWeng
Sunday, July 27, 1975136ADispatchedFletcher IngallsWeng
Tuesday, July 16, 197432AKilledManny MillerWeng
Thursday, June 20, 197445DDone inVirginia ButlerWeng
Sunday, February 17, 197440DDone inElaine D. SchorrWeng
Saturday, October 20, 197327DAssassinatedUnknownWeng
Saturday, December 9, 197220ADone inUnknownWeng
Saturday, September 9, 197246DAnnihilatedUnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 26, 197237ALike George's dragonUnknownWeng
Tuesday, December 7, 197133ADestroyedUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 14, 197156A"All ___, all dead"Arnold MossWeng
Monday, July 22, 196826DDone in.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 16, 196423ADestroyed.George LaczkoFarrar
Monday, October 7, 196354DKilled.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, September 29, 196338DDestroyed.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, July 14, 196149DDestroyed.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 29, 195924DKilled.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 12, 195978DDestroyed.W. E. JonesFarrar
Saturday, April 11, 195913DAssassinated.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, March 15, 195964DDestroyed.Sidney LambertFarrar
Saturday, August 2, 195824AAssassinated.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Friday, November 9, 195625ADestroyed.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, September 2, 195649DAssassinated.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Saturday, March 24, 195612DDone in.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, January 16, 195513DDone away with.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, January 11, 1953119ALiquidated.Albert CarrollFarrar
Wednesday, October 1, 195230DAssassinated.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 28, 195224DAnnihilated.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 6, 1952127AOut of this world.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, December 13, 195152AKilled.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 13, 195134AMurdered.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, January 17, 195110DDestroyed.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, January 15, 1950113AThe fate of Abel.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, April 10, 194996AExterminated.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sunday, December 14, 19479DMurdered.Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, July 28, 194696ADestroyed.A. H. CookFarrar
Sunday, June 25, 194493DKilled.Jonathan CrossFarrar
Sunday, August 9, 194283DKilled.Herbert EttensonFarrar