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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, April 15, 201450DOne of 16 in a chess setGary Cee
Thursday, January 30, 20141DHostageDan Schoenholz
Thursday, November 28, 20136DFuture queen, maybe (2)Loren Muse Smith and Jeff Chen
Saturday, September 14, 20131DOne with promotional potentialJeff Chen
Monday, July 9, 20123DLowly chess piece (2)C.W. Stewart
Friday, December 2, 201130ALeast powerful member of the board?Ed Sessa
Monday, May 7, 20075ALowly chess piece (2)Janet Bender
Monday, April 3, 200642DPiece in front of a king or queenLynn Lempel
Sunday, July 27, 2003107AOne may be placed before a kingMichael Grudzielanek
Tuesday, July 1, 200354APromotable pieceKaren M. Tracey
Friday, May 30, 200327AOne with a round headPatrick Berry
Saturday, January 26, 20021AOne on the front lineMark Diehl
Friday, August 24, 20015DCastle protector, maybeManny Nosowsky
Sunday, March 11, 200116DBoard member?Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, December 2, 200029DDirector's oppositeDavid J. Kahn
Saturday, January 8, 200057DFuture queen?Joe DiPietro
Monday, November 22, 199928DFrequent chess sacrificeFrances Hansen
Monday, February 8, 19992DOne on the way to a promotion?Sidney L. Robbins (1909-97)
Wednesday, September 2, 199813DEn passant captureRandall J. Hartman
Sunday, August 23, 199829DStoogeNelson Hardy
Wednesday, August 20, 199728DHockChuck Deodene
Monday, October 14, 199610DChess sacrifice, oftenR. White
Thursday, August 29, 199612DUsed oneR. Ross
Thursday, December 7, 19955AMere toolMichael S. Maurer
Thursday, September 7, 19952DCat's-pawRich Norris
Friday, March 17, 199536AFuture queen, maybe (2)Randolph Ross

1 result for PAWN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
August 9, 1998diagramless54AHockFred Piscop

34 results for PAWN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, June 6, 199368DPledgeCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tuesday, September 24, 199130DFirst-row chessmanLois SidwayMaleska
Monday, June 3, 199132DChess pieceEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, April 7, 199179DImpignorateValerie MeunierMaleska
Sunday, May 13, 199019DPotential queenStanley GlassMaleska
Sunday, October 11, 198768APledgeAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Thursday, December 5, 19851DChess piecePeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, March 12, 19849DHockJohnsonMaleska
Monday, February 27, 198457DHe's expendable and exploitableJeanne WilsonMaleska
Thursday, February 2, 198458AHockA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, November 10, 19831AChess pieceTap OsbornMaleska
Wednesday, August 26, 198133AChessmanChristy RidleyMaleska
Sunday, October 21, 1979104DPledge or riskDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
Wednesday, October 26, 197727DOne of 16 on a boardHal R. HollingerMaleska
Monday, August 1, 197754APlaying piece for FischerTerry HealyMaleska
Monday, May 23, 197716AMake use of a hock shopJohn PrytzMaleska
Sunday, December 5, 197671AChessmanMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sunday, July 4, 1976106DDupeAnne FoxWeng
Tuesday, November 21, 197222AKind of shopUnknownWeng
Monday, April 5, 197129DHockUnknownWeng
Friday, March 12, 197132DPut in hockUnknownWeng
Friday, October 2, 197044AHockUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 26, 19685DCat's-paw.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 24, 196897AChess pieceHerbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, June 28, 196825DDupe.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 3, 196824DChessman.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 21, 196857DGame piece.John WilligFarrar
Monday, July 17, 19677DChessman.Jean ReedFarrar
Saturday, December 5, 19642DChess piece.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 16, 19633DCat's-paw.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 10, 196369AChess piece.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 16, 196340DOne subject to another's will.Manny MillerFarrar
Monday, May 15, 19611DChess piece.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 5, 196017ACat's-paw.UnknownFarrar