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46 results for BAITS

14 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Mar 11, 2018101DLuresMatthew Sewell
Sat Feb 18, 201738AAsks a loaded question, saySteve Overton
Wed Jul 10, 201313DSets, as a trapEd Sessa
Mon Sep 8, 200843APuts a worm on, as a fishhookOliver Hill
Sun Mar 30, 20085DTemptsPaula Gamache
Sun Nov 14, 20049DPuts on the hook?Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Wed Aug 18, 20049AFishermen's pailfulsNancy Salomon and Levi Denham
Sat May 18, 200236ATries to get a rise out ofTrip Payne
Sat Oct 28, 200049DTeases (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Sep 18, 200033AEnticesSherry O. Blackard and Lyell Rodieck
Thu Jul 20, 20003DPrepares to castBonnie S. Prystowsky
Fri May 12, 200044DTeases (2)Manny Nosowsky
Fri Feb 23, 199628DTauntsA. J. Santora
Thu Jan 25, 199626ATeases maliciouslyD. Kahn

32 results for BAITS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Dec 15, 199162DLuresNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sat Feb 24, 199022DEnticesNancy JolineMaleska
Mon Feb 1, 198846ALuresRita YelleMaleska
Mon Nov 30, 198721DTauntsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Aug 16, 198753DLuresJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Mar 10, 198666ALuresShirley SolowayMaleska
Sat Aug 3, 198529DHarassesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Mar 17, 198567ATeasesJohn McCarthy SamsonMaleska
Tue Jan 10, 198439AHecklesElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sun Aug 14, 198353ABadgersPeter SwiftMaleska
Mon Jun 20, 198352DEnticesNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sat Aug 8, 198124DUses a come-onWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Apr 10, 198144ALuresKay SullivanMaleska
Tue Jun 20, 197830DHectors or hecklesAnn JenkinsMaleska
Tue May 30, 197835DTormentsAdelyn LewisMaleska
Sun Jan 29, 197850AHoundsJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Sun Jun 15, 197587ABadgersWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Oct 24, 197161DEnticementsJoseph LaFauciWeng
Fri Jun 27, 196928DTorments.UnknownWeng
Mon Feb 24, 19695DTeases.UnknownWeng
Sun Apr 7, 196829AChivies.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Feb 6, 1966128ATaunts.Will WengFarrar
Sun Dec 2, 196227AEntices.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tue Jul 12, 196029DLures.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 4, 19575DPrepares the hook.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 6, 195652DTaunts.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thu Feb 25, 195426DHarasses.Dorothy SmithFarrar
Sun Apr 20, 195271DWorries.Israel GitterFarrar
Sat Mar 1, 195249DShrimp, mullet and minnows.H. H. ChapmanFarrar
Sun Dec 10, 195062DDry flies.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jun 30, 194691ATemptations.J. P. DownesFarrar
Sun Oct 21, 194512DArtificial flies.Charles CrossFarrar