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224 results for GEM

83 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jun 1, 201853AMasterpiece (4)Andrew J. Ries
Sun Apr 22, 201895ABeaut (2)Ross Trudeau
Wed Oct 4, 201726DGlam rock?Evan Mahnken
Sun Aug 6, 201747DBeauty (9)Patrick Berry
Tue Jul 4, 201751DReal beauty (2)Mangesh Ghogre and Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Jun 13, 201759DSee 58-DownLynn Lempel
Wed Jun 7, 201728AAquamarine or amethystTimothy Polin
Fri May 12, 201741AStoneBill Clinton and Victor Fleming
Tue Apr 4, 201729ARing decorationTimothy Polin
Fri Dec 23, 201654ABeaut (2)Robyn Weintraub
Fri Oct 14, 201620ALittle treasureNatan Last
Sun Jun 26, 201649DThe Pink Panther, in "The Pink Panther"Priscilla Clark and Jeff Chen
Sun Jan 31, 2016102ABeauty (9)Yaakov Bendavid
Tue Jan 12, 20164DMasterpiece (4)Zhouqin Burnikel
Thu Apr 9, 201512DThing on a ringJacob Stulberg
Sat Mar 28, 201554A32-Across offeringDavid Steinberg
Sun Dec 21, 2014106DBeauty (9)Joel Fagliano
Sun Oct 19, 201432ABeauty (9)David Phillips
Fri Sep 19, 201410DPeach (2)Finn Vigeland
Sun Jul 13, 2014120DPipTom McCoy
Wed Jun 18, 201434DIt has its settingAmy Johnson
Wed May 21, 201411ABeauty (9)Mike Buckley
Thu Mar 27, 201444DDefinite keeperJean O'Conor
Mon Mar 24, 201427DJewel (4)Tom Pepper
Sun Nov 4, 201264ATiara componentBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Oct 28, 201251DBijou (2)Michael Sharp and Caleb Madison
Thu Mar 22, 201248ASweetheartAlan Arbesfeld
Tue Nov 15, 201129AIt might be examined with a loupeGareth Bain
Sun Oct 2, 201193DPrize (2)Eric Berlin
Thu Jun 9, 201122DPerfect instanceJoon Pahk
Fri Sep 24, 201026DPeach (2)Mark Diehl
Sun Nov 29, 200933DAbsolute beautyWill Nediger
Mon Oct 20, 200825ARuby, for oneDaniel Raymon
Tue May 13, 200812DCameo, e.g.Caleb Madison
Tue Mar 25, 200828ATourmaline, e.g. (2)Steve Salmon
Sat Mar 8, 200862DBeauty (9)Brad Wilber
Sun Oct 7, 200756DBaguette, for oneNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Thu Jun 28, 200718ASparkler (4)Joseph Crowley
Tue Dec 26, 200635DRing insertC. W. Stewart
Tue Nov 7, 200642ALittle beautyBruce P. Douglas
Mon Aug 7, 20061AJewel (4)Lynn Lempel
Sun Sep 18, 200569ABeauty (9)Joe DiPietro
Mon Apr 11, 200535DPrecious stoneNorma Steinberg
Thu Mar 24, 200536AIdaho, the ___ StateDan Reichert
Sat Apr 24, 200456DLittle masterworkPatrick Berry
Mon Jun 23, 200330DOpal or onyxRaymond Hamel
Tue Feb 4, 200324ASparkler (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Oct 18, 200220APrize (2)Manny Nosowsky
Fri Oct 11, 200250AReal beauty (2)A. J. Santora
Thu Sep 19, 200246ABeauty (9)Randolph Ross
Sat Jul 27, 200257ATreasure (3)Robert H. Wolfe
Wed Jun 12, 200229ASparkler (4)Nancy Salomon and Bill Zais
Sun Oct 28, 200185ABeauty (9)Michael Ashley
Sat Oct 27, 200139DBaguetteTrip Payne
Sun Aug 19, 20019DMarvelDavid J. Kahn
Mon Mar 12, 200151DSparkler (4)Gregory E. Paul
Fri Mar 9, 200156DSolitaire, e.g.Mitch Komro
Sun Nov 5, 200097AMasterpiece (4)Michael S. Maurer
Wed Aug 9, 200039ANonpareilKelly Clark
Sun Nov 28, 199991DSpecial personCathy Millhauser
Wed Jul 8, 199860DSolitaireSam Bellotto Jr.
Mon Apr 27, 199835DTurquoise or topazGregory E. Paul
Sun Sep 21, 199724AIts setting is a settingMike Shenk
Sun Aug 3, 199729ARing thingPeter Gordon
Sat May 24, 199733DThing of beautyRich Norris
Tue Dec 3, 199629ATourmaline, e.g. (2)R. Hartman
Mon Oct 7, 199626AJewel (4)S. Spadaccini
Sun Sep 22, 199612DCat's-eyeC. Millhauser
Wed Jul 24, 199641ATurquoise, e.g.A. Micci
Fri Jun 14, 199636DTreasure (3)R. Norris
Mon Apr 22, 199639DTreasure (3)S. B. Whitten
Thu Aug 17, 199535AShining exampleRand H. Burns
Fri Jun 23, 199520AAquamarine, e.g.Manny Nosowsky
Wed May 10, 199518AJewel (4)Jeremy Thomas Paine
Tue May 2, 199561ARuby, e.g.Susan Smith
Sun Jan 15, 199543DBijou (2)Ernie Furtado
Sun Oct 9, 1994139DThe Blue Carbuncle, to HolmesBryant White
Mon Aug 29, 199439DSmall wonderMary Derderian Brown
Mon Apr 18, 199427AColumbia, vis-a-vis the oceanNancy Joline
Wed Apr 6, 199431DMasterpiece (4)Ed Stein
Sun Jan 9, 199482ARing rockMel Rosen
Tue Dec 28, 199341DLapidarist's object of studyRonald C. Hirschfield
Fri Dec 17, 199348AIt's often seen ringsideJames Neal

2 results for GEM from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Feb 3, 2013diagramless4AMasterpiecePaula Gamache
Nov 16, 2008panda21AJewel Margaret returnedMel Taub

139 results for GEM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Nov 16, 19931APrized assetStanley B. WhittenTaub
Sun Jan 10, 1993119DBijouJune A. BoggsMaleska
Tue Aug 25, 199222APearl or rubyNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sat Jun 27, 199220AMuffinDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Fri Jun 21, 199145DExpensive stoneNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sun Apr 7, 1991109DColumbia, in a songValerie MeunierMaleska
Wed Jan 16, 199127DScarab or cameoNancy JolineMaleska
Sun Apr 8, 1990129DMuffinErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun Mar 4, 199062AMuffinJim BernhardMaleska
Wed Sep 6, 198924ABeautyLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Jun 12, 198849DLapidary's interestWarren W. ReichMaleska
Tue Dec 1, 198739DJewelNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Fri Jul 31, 198739ATourmaline or peridotChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Jul 7, 198757ARuby, e.g.Judson G. TrentMaleska
Sat Dec 6, 198631AKind of muffinPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sun Oct 12, 198634DCabochon, e.g.A. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Jun 18, 198549AJewel or muffinMary C. WhittenMaleska
Sun Dec 9, 198427DEmerald, e.g.Mary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Mon Jul 30, 198427DPrizeJeanne WilsonMaleska
Tue Jul 10, 198449AJewelSilversteinMaleska
Tue Jan 17, 198454DJewelJesse RoarkeMaleska
Mon Aug 22, 19834DSparklerNancy McCarthyMaleska
Fri Jul 8, 19831DMuffinMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Thu Feb 24, 198336AGarnet or peridotEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Dec 18, 198239ACat's-eye or sardI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sat Dec 4, 198222ABeautTreuschMaleska
Fri Nov 6, 198147APeridot, e.g.Louis SabinMaleska
Sat Oct 17, 198143AMuffinAlbert E. LytleMaleska
Mon Nov 10, 19801DMuffinHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thu Jul 10, 198017DColumbia, in a songC. J. AngioMaleska
Fri Apr 18, 198039ABijouWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Nov 9, 197938DHighly prized personA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Jul 7, 197956DCameoWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Dec 22, 19789DFine stoneJack LuzzattoMaleska
Mon May 15, 197834AMuffinFrank GearyMaleska
Mon Feb 27, 197858DColumbia, in a songGrace FabbroniMaleska
Tue Aug 16, 197756DRare oneJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Aug 15, 197749APeridot or tigereyeEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sat Nov 20, 197663DRing stoneBert H. KruseWeng
Sun Mar 14, 1976113DTreasureBert BeamanWeng
Mon Nov 3, 197549APrized objectWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Mon Sep 1, 197555DWord for a good domesticRuth SmithWeng
Sat Aug 30, 197564DOpal or garnetTap OsbornWeng
Fri Aug 8, 197560DJewelSophie FiermanWeng
Fri Jul 11, 197557DSapphire. e.g.Jack L. SteinhardtWeng
Thu Jan 16, 197559DDiamondA. J. SantoraWeng
Sun Oct 20, 1974108DMuffinBert RosenfieldWeng
Sun Apr 21, 197471ARare beautyMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Mon Mar 18, 197428AThing of beautySamuel H. BarkanWeng
Wed Jan 23, 197434ASapphire, e.g.Mike LeiferWeng
Tue Apr 10, 197322AHope Diamond, for oneUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 29, 197291ACrown componentJoseph LaFauciWeng
Sun Aug 20, 197262AColumbia, in anthemManuel CanyesWeng
Sat Feb 5, 197210DPrecious stoneUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 29, 197111DPerfect thingJohn WilligWeng
Tue Apr 6, 197134AStar of India, e.g.UnknownWeng
Tue Feb 23, 197128ABrilliantUnknownWeng
Sat Nov 7, 197038DMuffinUnknownWeng
Wed Oct 28, 197043AThing of beautyUnknownWeng
Fri May 22, 197038ADiamondUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 16, 197021DJewelUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 12, 196976APrecious stoneRoss L. Jamison Jr.Weng
Sat Aug 2, 196962DPrecious stone.UnknownWeng
Fri Jul 4, 196937ARuby.UnknownWeng
Sun May 4, 1969108DPerfect thingRoberta MorseWeng
Sun Mar 30, 196972DMuffinE. ToroWeng
Thu Jan 30, 19699DMuffin.UnknownWeng
Sun Nov 17, 196827DBerylBarbara GolubFarrar
Tue Oct 22, 196852AMuffin.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 1, 196798AStone.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sun Jul 23, 196786AMuffin.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sat Mar 25, 196740DStone.Bert BeamanFarrar
Fri Mar 17, 196714DEmerald.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Wed Jan 11, 19675DPearl.George LaczkoFarrar
Mon Nov 28, 196647APearl.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 6, 19668DRare stone.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 15, 196636AAdmirable person.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 6, 196662DMuffin.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 31, 196518ATreasure.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 30, 196543AKind of muffin.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 13, 1965118APearl.Christine ValenceFarrar
Wed May 19, 196535DStone.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 13, 196542AKind of muffin.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 8, 196542AA thing of beauty.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 13, 196420AStone.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 1, 196444AMuffin.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 27, 196464DBijou.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 3, 196356ATreasure.Will WengFarrar
Mon May 6, 196331ADiamond.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 7, 196225DSapphire or beryl.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 24, 196248ADiamond.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Wed Dec 27, 19618DPearl.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 25, 196122DJewel.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 19, 196162AMuffin.Mary GrowFarrar
Sat Nov 18, 196138DBrilliant.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 13, 196146AKind of muffin.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 2, 196088DPearl.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Mon Aug 8, 19608DPrecious stone.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 3, 196034ABibelot.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 24, 196090AJade or jasper.James ByrneFarrar
Thu Jun 30, 196033DSomething perfect of its kind.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 14, 196059AWork of art.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Sep 6, 195973AA "treasure."Anthony MorseFarrar
Sat Mar 28, 195958DPerfect thing.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Oct 14, 19587DMuffin.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Sep 17, 195857DKind of muffin.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Aug 29, 19588DWork of art.Bernice GordonFarrar
Fri Jun 27, 195848APrized possession.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Apr 2, 195824DDiamond.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thu Mar 13, 195845AMuffin.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Jan 30, 195850AColumbia, in patriotic song.Albert BlumFarrar
Wed Jan 29, 195849AMuffin.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue Nov 26, 195741AJacinth or hyacinth.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 28, 195731APearl.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue Dec 4, 19561DMuffin.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Mar 18, 195631AKohinoor.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Feb 26, 195699AIdaho’s nickname.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sat Nov 26, 195523ASomething prized for beauty and value.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 26, 195587AWork of art.Harold D. CannonFarrar
Mon Jan 24, 195524AJewel.Richard E. LawlorFarrar
Fri Sep 24, 195460DZircon.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Jul 29, 195431DIdaho's nickname.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Dec 20, 1953104ALittle masterpiece.Sam LakeFarrar
Thu Oct 1, 195348APrize of the collection.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat May 16, 195331DKohinoor.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat May 9, 195323ASparkler.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Mar 8, 1953116ASize of type.Israel GitterFarrar
Thu Sep 18, 195221AKohinoor.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 7, 195244ASparkler.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue May 27, 19524DTourmaline.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 17, 195163DAny perfect or rare object.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 15, 195110DWork of art.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun May 1, 194926ASomething prized.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sun Apr 17, 1949106DTreasure.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Mar 23, 1947129DPrized thing.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sun Sep 29, 194676DMuffin.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Dec 23, 194576DJewel.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Apr 1, 194514DWork of art.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Oct 29, 194431AWork of art.W. W. WebsterFarrar