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5 results for DETECTIVE

Only one Shortz Era entry found. Click the date to see the answer in context.
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DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Aug 3, 201562A23-Across's occupationDavid Steinberg

1 result for DETECTIVE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jan 24, 2016acrosticITypical figure in a noir dramaEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

3 results for DETECTIVE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Mar 12, 198737DProtector of the publicMary S. SnyderMaleska
Mon Jul 25, 196019DDupin or Lupin.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 7, 195121DMember of the police department.UnknownFarrar