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28 results for MANTIS

4 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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Saturday, July 5, 201412DWinged prayerDavid Steinberg
Saturday, October 11, 20088DCousin of a cockroachPete Mitchell
Sunday, May 25, 2003120DPraying figureDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, September 25, 199413DPraying oneNancy Nicholson Joline

1 result for MANTIS from Variety puzzles.

March 24, 2013acrosticUTyrannosaur of the insect worldEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

23 results for MANTIS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, November 14, 199371ABeetle-eaterNorma SteinbergTaub
Sunday, July 25, 199321DWinged supplicantJacques LiwerMaleska
Sunday, December 27, 199242DDevout insect?Ernst TheimerMaleska
Saturday, April 30, 198847DPredatory insectVaughn KeithMaleska
Sunday, October 26, 198666ABeneficial insectBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, April 27, 1986100D"Praying" insectMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Saturday, March 9, 198544APraying ___Nancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Saturday, February 2, 198545AKind of shrimpJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Sunday, September 9, 198469DReligious insect?Richard SilvestriMaleska
Monday, June 11, 19848DPraying ___WhittenMaleska
Wednesday, January 14, 198126AIt seems to pray over its preyNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Monday, May 16, 197710DHelpful insectMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Monday, November 18, 197422ASix-legged prayerGlasserWeng
Sunday, May 31, 1970108APraying preyerJean ReedWeng
Sunday, May 2, 196521APraying ___.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, February 8, 196426AInsect.Jean ReedFarrar
Saturday, June 22, 196333AInsect.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 7, 196227AInsect.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wednesday, May 17, 196143DLarge insect.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 24, 195820APraying insect.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, March 19, 19556AUseful insect.Marian MoeserFarrar
Thursday, July 15, 195448APraying insect.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 7, 195350ALarge insect with "praying" aspect.UnknownFarrar