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27 results for FORMOSA

2 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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Sunday, May 6, 2012112AOld country name from the Portuguese for "beautiful"Alex Vratsanos
Tuesday, October 14, 199740DWhere Taipei isRobert Malinow

25 results for FORMOSA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, May 2, 1993118DTaiwan, onceArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sunday, July 7, 198578ATaiwan, onceRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thursday, December 9, 198249APortuguese name for TaiwanJonesMaleska
Thursday, December 23, 197646DTaiwanReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Tuesday, January 5, 197138DWest Pacific islandUnknownWeng
Monday, March 11, 196340AIsland whose name means "beautiful."Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, December 31, 19629DWhere Taipei is.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, April 24, 195577DStrait between Quemoy and Matsu.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, August 22, 19531DChinese Nationalist stronghold.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 20, 19531DIsland under Japanese rule, 1895–1945.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 19, 195322AGeographical headliner.Louis BaronFarrar
Wednesday, February 11, 19534DBig news in State of Union speech.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sunday, March 16, 195226ATaipeh is its capital.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, December 3, 195142AChiang's stronghold.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 30, 19511DLast stand of Chinese Nationalists.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Monday, August 6, 19511ACrucial part of the Far Eastern problem.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 20, 195136AHeadquarters of Chiang Kai-shek.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 12, 19515DTaipei is its capital.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, December 31, 19501AStrategic Pacific island.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, November 18, 1945131AIsland surrendered to China by Japan.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sunday, July 15, 19451ATaiwan.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, June 24, 19458AIsland east of Amoy.A. H. CookFarrar
Sunday, June 3, 19451AJapan's "Gibraltar."Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, April 18, 194354AIsland ceded to Japan by China, 1895.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sunday, September 6, 1942140AJap island off China.J. L. WordsworthFarrar