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12 Results for DETRACTS

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

Sunday, July 15, 200113DTakes awayElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, April 27, 199428ATakes away (from)Rich Norris

10 results for DETRACTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, October 11, 198769ATakes awayAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Saturday, December 20, 19757DTakes fromHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Sunday, August 6, 197289DTakes awayJay SpryWeng
Thursday, November 24, 196620ATakes away (from).UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 23, 195831ATakes away (from).Madeline CorseFarrar
Thursday, September 19, 195751ATakes away (from).H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thursday, March 29, 195638DTakes away a part.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 7, 195445ADisparages (with "from").Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, September 5, 195335DTakes something desirable away.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, January 11, 195232ATakes credit from.UnknownFarrar