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265 results for IOU

120 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Jul 22, 201843DSlip in lieu of a chipPatrick Merrell
Tue Jun 19, 201865DDebtor's letters (8)Peter Gordon
Thu Jun 14, 201850ANote in a poker pot (2)Joe Krozel
Tue May 1, 201815ASlip of paper in a poker pot (2)Jacob Stulberg
Sat Mar 17, 201841AChit in a pot (2)Roland Huget
Wed Jan 24, 201860DSlip in a pot (5)Kathy Wienberg
Sun Jan 21, 2018109DDebtor's letters (8)Victor Barocas and Andy Kravis
Sun Nov 26, 201778APot noteJeff Chen
Sun Nov 19, 20179DDebt note (2)Tom McCoy
Tue Oct 24, 201763DMarker letters (6)Damon Gulczynski
Tue Jul 11, 201722ABorrower's lettersZhouqin Burnikel
Wed May 3, 201731DNote in a kitty, perhapsAlan Arbesfeld
Mon Apr 24, 201760APromise-to-pay noteGary Cee
Wed Nov 23, 201650ANote to a creditorDavid Steinberg
Mon Nov 14, 201624DDebtor's note (8)Zhouqin Burnikel
Fri Sep 23, 201640AMarker (8)Andrew Zhou
Mon Jul 4, 20163DPayment-to-come-later noteJill Denny and Jeff Chen
Tue Jun 21, 201656DPromising letters?Julie Bérubé
Wed Mar 30, 201658DNote in a potAndrew Reynolds
Wed Mar 23, 201615ASlip in a pot (5)Alex Boisvert and Jeff Chen
Sun Dec 20, 201590AShort note?Peter Wentz
Sun Nov 8, 201532DBread substitute?Tracy Gray
Sun Sep 6, 201534APayment promise (2)Patrick Berry
Tue Jul 28, 201557DPromissory noteCaleb Emmons
Thu Jul 9, 201562DPayment option that's not always acceptedJohn Guzzetta
Sun May 31, 201526ALetters of obligationTom McCoy
Mon Mar 23, 201516ANote of promiseMichael Dewey
Mon Jul 14, 201412DNote of indebtedness (2)MaryEllen Uthlaut
Sun Jul 13, 2014107DDebt note (2)Tom McCoy
Sun Jun 8, 201436APaper exchanged for coinPatrick Berry
Mon Apr 14, 20147DGambler's noteGareth Bain
Mon Mar 10, 201457AMarker in a poker potKelly Clark
Sun Feb 9, 201435DPromise of paymentCharles M. Deber
Mon Feb 3, 201452ASlip of paper in a poker pot (2)Sean Dobbin
Tue Jan 28, 201410DMarker letters (6)Jeff Stillman
Wed Oct 23, 201325ANote in a poker pot (2)Robyn Weintraub
Thu Jul 18, 201363DIndicator of shortness, for shortTodd Gross and David Steinberg
Mon May 20, 201314ADebtor's note (8)Tim Croce
Mon Apr 1, 201360DNote of indebtedness (2)Gary J. Whitehead
Wed Dec 26, 201248AMarker letters (6)Dan Schoenholz
Mon Nov 19, 201239DPromise in a poker potPaul Guttormsson
Wed Nov 14, 201216AChit (7)Joe DiPietro
Mon Apr 16, 20128DDebtor's letters (8)Lynn Lempel
Mon Apr 2, 201257DAcknowledgment of debt, in briefLynn Lempel
Thu Dec 15, 201144ADebt docJim Hilger
Sun Sep 25, 201163APromise of a sortPaul Hunsberger
Tue Sep 6, 201161DDebtor's letters (8)Susan Gelfand
Sun Mar 27, 201170DPromise to pay (3)Kevin G. Der
Thu Jan 6, 201142APoker game memento, maybeMike Nothnagel
Wed Nov 24, 201061DLetters from a debtorAllan E. Parrish
Sun Nov 21, 201091AChit (7)Clive Probert
Wed Sep 8, 201011DPaper in a poker potTracy Gray
Tue Aug 10, 201022DLetters from a short person?Peter A. Collins
Wed Mar 31, 201063DNote from a busted personChuck Deodene
Sat Feb 20, 201030ANote from one who's shyPaula Gamache
Fri Jan 8, 201016ANote traded for billsPatrick Berry
Wed Aug 26, 200915APayment promise (2)Gary Cee
Mon Dec 1, 200816ACommitment to payEric J. Platt
Wed Nov 5, 200838AMarker, of sortsDoug Peterson
Wed Sep 10, 200816ADebtor's note (8)Lucas Gaviotis Whitestone
Mon Aug 4, 200821ALendee's noteOliver Hill
Fri Jul 4, 200831DChit (7)John Underwood
Sun Apr 27, 200881ADebt acknowledgment (2)Oliver Hill
Wed Apr 9, 200830DMarker (8)Daniel Kantor and Jay Kaskel
Sun Mar 23, 2008115DNote to be used laterRobert W. Harris
Thu Mar 13, 20086DCash substitute (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Jan 9, 200861DSlip in a pot (5)John Farmer
Wed Dec 19, 200761DPayment pledgeVictor Fleming
Fri Nov 30, 200733AMarker (8)Henry Hook
Mon Nov 19, 200730ADebtor's promiseLynn Lempel
Wed Oct 17, 200752ADebtor's letters (8)Paula Gamache
Sun Dec 3, 2006122DIt might be called inPatrick Merrell
Tue Nov 21, 200621DLetters on a chitStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Tue Sep 12, 200661DMarker letters (6)James R. Leeds
Sun Jun 18, 200655DMarker (8)Ben and Mark Tausig
Thu Jun 15, 200658ADebtor's letters (8)Adam Cohen
Sun Jun 11, 2006116DSlip in a pot (5)Maxwell H. D. Johnson Jr.
Mon Nov 7, 200510DLetters of debtJay Livingston
Sun Aug 14, 200551AMoney substitute, for shortPatrick Merrell
Wed Mar 16, 200530DMarker (8)Holden Baker
Mon Jul 5, 200460DDebtor's note (8)Patrick Merrell
Thu Jan 22, 200412DSlip in a pot (5)Roy Leban
Thu Oct 30, 200314AUnofficial promissory notePatrick Berry
Mon Oct 6, 200328DGambler's markerBarry Silk
Mon Aug 18, 200341DPaper in lieu of paymentEd Early
Wed Aug 14, 200263DMarker letters (6)David Levinson Wilk
Wed May 22, 200258DPromise to pay (3)Sherry O. Blackard
Wed Feb 13, 200224APart of a poker potSteven Picus
Fri Dec 7, 200134AShort person's slip?Joe DiPietro
Wed Jul 25, 200120DLetters of credit? (2)Richard Hughes
Sat Jan 6, 200119ANoteJoe DiPietro
Mon Oct 9, 200060DDebtor's note (8)Teresa M. Hackett
Wed May 17, 200024AItem in a poker potMichael S. Maurer
Mon Jan 10, 200021ADebt acknowledgment (2)John Greenman
Wed Oct 13, 199938AMarker letters (6)David Levinson Wilk
Wed Jun 30, 199910DChit in a pot (2)Manny Nosowsky
Tue May 4, 199919AChit (7)Gayle Dean
Mon Apr 19, 199947ADebtor's note (8)Gregory E. Paul
Sat Nov 14, 199854DPaper in a potMatt Gaffney
Wed Nov 4, 199844AMarker (8)Rich Norris
Thu Oct 1, 199852APromise to pay (3)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Jul 6, 199823ADebtor's note (8)Sheldon Benardo
Thu Jun 11, 199821DMarker (8)Randall J. Hartman
Wed Jan 28, 199831AChit (7)Mark Gottlieb
Thu Dec 11, 199717ALetters often followed by a numberTrip Payne
Sun Oct 5, 1997125ADebenture, basicallyDerrick Niederman
Thu Sep 4, 19976DLetters of credit (2)Richard Silvestri
Wed May 7, 199726ACash substitute (2)Dean Niles
Sun May 5, 199680ALast poker bet, sometimesD. J. Kahn
Thu Apr 11, 199624AMarker (8)R. Hamel
Mon Nov 6, 19958DChit (7)Roger H. Courtney
Wed Sep 27, 199524ADebtor's note (8)David J. Kahn
Sat Jul 15, 199535DCash alternative (2)Rand H. Burns
Sun May 28, 1995117DBettor's noteMatt Gaffney
Sun Apr 16, 199559ANote in a poker game, e.g.Matt Gaffney
Sun Mar 12, 1995127DCash alternative (2)Charles M. Deber
Thu Dec 29, 199427AAccount receivableJim Page
Tue Oct 18, 199438DDebtor's letters (8)Harvey Estes
Tue May 31, 19948DChit (7)Roger H. Courtney
Sun Dec 12, 199333DDebtor's letters (8)Cathy Millhauser

3 results for IOU from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 29, 2002diagramless1DPromise to payFrank Longo
Jan 7, 2001diagramless76AChitPeter Gordon
Jan 24, 1999diagramless31APromise to payFrank Longo

142 results for IOU from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Nov 13, 19937DLetters of credit?Louis SabinTaub
Mon Aug 2, 199351AChitSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Jul 9, 199347DSign of debtTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Jul 4, 199211DMarkerMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Sun Jun 7, 199247ALetters of credit?Norman S. WizerMaleska
Fri May 15, 199243DDebt chitMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Fri May 8, 199234AChitAlfio MicciMaleska
Tue Mar 24, 199226ADebt memoRobert ZimmermanMaleska
Sun Feb 16, 199257AChitJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed Jan 15, 199218DChitWayne Hall-EastmanMaleska
Tue Dec 24, 19912DMarkerLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Sep 13, 199152APromissory noteWilliam CanineMaleska
Mon May 6, 199148DMarkerRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Jan 6, 1991102DChitDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sat Apr 28, 199050AChitRhonda KrausMaleska
Sun Dec 31, 198932AChitNancy JolineMaleska
Fri Dec 15, 198946AChitJim PageMaleska
Thu Oct 5, 198946DMarker, for shortJim PageMaleska
Wed Jul 19, 198960DChitLouis SabinMaleska
Thu Feb 2, 198936ADebt lettersFrank MiceliMaleska
Wed Oct 21, 198731DChitShirley SolowayMaleska
Wed Sep 30, 198726DChitMark DiehlMaleska
Mon Sep 14, 198742AChitChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Thu Sep 3, 198728ABeholden lettersWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Sat Aug 23, 198649AChitJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sun Jul 27, 198612DChitJeanne WilsonMaleska
Thu Jul 24, 198637AObligatory lettersBernice GordonMaleska
Thu Oct 17, 198524AThis may incur vigorishKathryn RighterMaleska
Tue Aug 13, 198528ALetters of creditLauferMaleska
Sat Feb 16, 19854DMarkerWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Jan 18, 198527AAtl. City markerKathryn RighterMaleska
Fri Jan 4, 198554DGambler's markerWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Aug 22, 19847DGambler's markMary S. SnyderMaleska
Mon Jan 23, 198430APromissory note of a sortVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sun Jan 15, 1984110AChitA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Jan 7, 198437AChitBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu Mar 10, 198355DPromissory noteBernice GordonMaleska
Wed Jun 30, 198232AChitWittesMaleska
Sat Jun 19, 198236AChitWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Oct 22, 198124ABettor's noteA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun May 31, 198183APromissory noteRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Apr 12, 198146AGambling tabElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Sun Feb 1, 198146AMarkerVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Sun Dec 21, 198085ABill, of a sortAnne FoxMaleska
Thu Nov 6, 198039DDebt acknowledgmentVictor GoldfarbMaleska
Thu Jul 24, 19805DGambler's markC. J. AngioMaleska
Fri Sep 28, 197928DLosing gambler's markC. J. AngioMaleska
Sun Jul 1, 1979125APromissory noteAnne FoxMaleska
Mon Jun 4, 197954DObligation of a sortHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Mar 26, 197814DGambling noteA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Dec 18, 1977118AMarkerJim PageMaleska
Thu Apr 14, 197753DChitWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Dec 23, 197660DDebt initialsReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sat Dec 18, 197656DPayment initialsThomas W. SchierWeng
Thu Oct 14, 197637DUnpopular slipHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Sat May 15, 197655DDebt markerElaine D. SchorrWeng
Wed Mar 17, 197626AChitWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Mon Oct 27, 197514AGambler's markChet CurrierWeng
Sun Oct 5, 1975140ADebt chitRichard CampWeng
Sat Jun 14, 19752DChitRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Mon Jun 2, 197515APromissory noteRuth N. SchultzWeng
Mon Jan 27, 197550APromiseLita M. ElversWeng
Sun Dec 1, 197438DMarkerGeorge MadridWeng
Wed Sep 25, 197446DDebtWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Jul 1, 197381AMarkerEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Thu May 31, 197319APromise to payUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 16, 197334AChitUnknownWeng
Fri Oct 13, 197226APaper promiseUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 11, 19726DChitUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 2, 1972114DChitAnne FoxWeng
Fri Mar 3, 197239DChitUnknownWeng
Wed Jan 26, 197240DDebt acknowledgmentUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 23, 1972112DCertain noteNancy S. RossWeng
Fri Nov 12, 197147DLender's receiptUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 11, 197016DNoteElmer ToroWeng
Sun Sep 13, 19704DChitRoss L. Jamison Jr.Weng
Mon Jun 15, 197022DDebtor's initialsUnknownWeng
Fri May 22, 197064DDebtUnknownWeng
Sat Feb 7, 197041ADebtUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 17, 196928ARed ink item.UnknownWeng
Fri May 9, 196938AChit of a sort.UnknownWeng
Mon Jul 22, 196848AGambler's concern.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 30, 196755DDebt reminder.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tue Oct 10, 19677DChit of a kind.David S. HogmerFarrar
Wed Jun 14, 196738AGambler's note.Wells GemberlingFarrar
Wed Apr 26, 196726AThree-word note.Lois HillisFarrar
Thu May 19, 196652ASee 27 Across.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 6, 196626ANote of a kind.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 27, 196638AGambler's note.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 4, 196543ANote of a sort.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thu Jul 15, 196542DPromissory note.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 8, 196523APromise to pay.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 15, 196567ANote of sorts.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 7, 196567ANote: Colloq.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Thu Mar 4, 196538AGambler's concern.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 25, 196534DNote of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 7, 196527APromissory note.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 22, 196458DLoser's promise.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 28, 196416ADebtor's concern.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 27, 196440ADebt symbol.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 17, 196338AGambler's note.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Aug 24, 196246AFinancial item.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 4, 196258DChit.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 21, 196243ANote of sorts.James E. Hinish, Jr.Farrar
Wed May 16, 196260DDebtor's stopgapBarbara A. BrasureFarrar
Tue Apr 10, 196234AEvidence of debt.Lois HillisFarrar
Sat Feb 24, 196256DSymbol of debt.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Feb 4, 1962116DPromise to pay.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Fri Apr 21, 196121DDebtor's note.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 28, 196116AChit of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 9, 196159DObligation.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 3, 196156DDebtor's chit.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 25, 196023AGambler's chit.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 31, 196043ANote of debt.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 8, 195937DPromise to pay: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 6, 1959119DEvidence of debt.Anthony MorseFarrar
Fri Jul 24, 19597DGambler's note.George LaczkoFarrar
Wed Jan 21, 195957DRelative of a promissory note.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tue Mar 11, 195866DRelative of a chit.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 27, 195761DPromissory note.Louis SabinFarrar
Sun Feb 3, 195752DType of note.H. C. CraftFarrar
Mon Nov 26, 195635AUnofficial promise to pay.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 1, 195663DDebt symbol.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu Apr 5, 195633ADebtor's acknowledgment.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Mar 16, 195640ASymbol of debt.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 28, 195558DSymbol of debt.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Apr 1, 195515ADebt symbol.Gene KosicFarrar
Sat Aug 21, 19548DPromissory note.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Jun 4, 195411DPoker payment.Anthony MorseFarrar
Thu Feb 18, 195436AThree letters of debt.Jack ChaikinFarrar
Sat Jun 13, 195342AInitials of obligation.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wed Apr 15, 195353DSymbol of a debt.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 30, 195260DSubstitute for a blue chip.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 4, 195245AEvidence of a promise to pay.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 26, 195236DEvidence of a debt.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 14, 195265DAcknowledgment of debt.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 2, 195258AEvidence of a debt.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 18, 195233ANot quite a promissory note.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 26, 195126APromise to pay.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 22, 195140ADebt chit.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 19, 194973ADebt memo.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Nov 4, 19457DAcknowledgment of debt.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar