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David Steinberg
David Steinberg
Puzzle of the weekThe Sunday, August 18, 2019 crossword, REVOLUTIONARY, is by David Steinberg
21x21, 140 words, 74 blocks
Peter Gordon
Peter Gordon
The Monday, August 19, 2019 crossword is by Peter Gordon
15x16, 83 words, 40 blocks
Evan Kalish
Evan Kalish
Puzzle of the weekThe Tuesday, August 20, 2019 crossword is by Evan Kalish
15x15, 76 words, 38 blocks
Samuel A. Donaldson
Samuel A. Donaldson
The Wednesday, August 21, 2019 crossword is by Samuel A. Donaldson
15x15, 76 words, 36 blocks
Emily Carroll
Emily Carroll
The Thursday, August 22, 2019 crossword is by Emily Carroll
15x15, 80 words, 34 blocks
Evan Mahnken
Evan Mahnken
The Friday, August 23, 2019 crossword is by Evan Mahnken
15x15, 68 words, 38 blocks
Sam Ezersky
Sam Ezersky
The Saturday, August 24, 2019 crossword is by Sam Ezersky
15x16, 71 words, 38 blocks
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