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12 Results for LISLES

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, March 14, 200931AFine threads (2)Barry C. Silk
Sunday, January 6, 200887ASome cottonsLynn Lempel
Wednesday, November 17, 200446DCotton threadsRichard Silvestri
Sunday, December 31, 200031AFine threads (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski

8 results for LISLES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, June 25, 198748DCertain threadsBernard MerenMaleska
Thursday, May 14, 19875DFine knitsChristopher PageMaleska
Saturday, January 10, 197663AHosiery threadsH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Thursday, October 9, 197538AFine threadsDavid CrosattoWeng
Thursday, June 29, 197244DCotton threadsUnknownWeng
Monday, November 24, 196912DCotton threads.UnknownWeng
Saturday, April 24, 195446DCotton threads.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 23, 195041DSox of twisted cotton thread.UnknownFarrar