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26 Results for JAILS

11 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

Thursday, July 23, 20155ACansTimothy Polin
Monday, March 2, 20151ASends to the lockupAndrea Carla Michaels
Saturday, May 19, 201226ASolitary placesPatrick Berry
Monday, February 28, 201137APrisonsMike Buckley
Wednesday, July 29, 20091AClinksTim Wescott
Wednesday, October 25, 20065ALocks upAdam G. Perl
Wednesday, March 22, 200624DPuts in a can?Jim Hyres
Monday, February 27, 20066APuts behind bars (2)Ed Early
Saturday, August 16, 200336APensManny Nosowsky
Monday, February 11, 200249DPuts behind bars (2)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, May 22, 19964AIncarceratesR. Hughes

15 results for JAILS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, April 5, 19939AHoosegowsPeter GordonMaleska
Thursday, February 25, 19886DIncarceratesGloria EvansMaleska
Sunday, December 5, 198277DBridewellsVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Friday, November 20, 198132DProsecutes a criminal successfullyA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, January 21, 198034AIncarceratesBrumbauchMaleska
Wednesday, May 4, 197745DImprisonsHenry HookMaleska
Monday, March 17, 197537ALocks upWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tuesday, July 23, 197435ACell containersEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Saturday, August 2, 19699ALocks up.UnknownWeng
Sunday, June 29, 196951DLocks upLewis C. BreakerWeng
Friday, September 30, 196642ALockups.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 12, 195829DConfines.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, March 9, 195664ALocks up.Anthony MorseFarrar
Monday, January 16, 195640AIncarcerates.Herbert LyleFarrar
Sunday, May 22, 195583DConfines.Diana R. SessionsFarrar