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260 results for IOU

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

3 results for IOU from Variety puzzles.

September 29, 2002diagramless1DPromise to payFrank Longo
January 7, 2001diagramless76AChitPeter Gordon
January 24, 1999diagramless31APromise to payFrank Longo

142 results for IOU from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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