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175 results for MICA

57 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Jun 7, 201823AMaterial in sheets (2)Bruce Haight
Fri Apr 6, 201855DIt's flaky (3)David Steinberg
Tue Oct 17, 20171AFlaky mineral (4)Jeff Chen
Sun Jun 25, 20176AFlaky stuff (2)Jacob Stulberg
Tue Nov 22, 201616AMineral in layersAndrew Zhou
Wed Aug 31, 20165DMineral used for insulation (2)Ned White
Tue Mar 22, 20163DSheet rock? (2)Don Gagliardo and Zhouqin Burnikel
Sun Nov 22, 2015109AIt makes flakesSamuel A. Donaldson and Jeff Chen
Sun Oct 18, 201578AFlaky stuff (2)Dan Schoenholz
Fri Sep 18, 201552AIt makes granite glintGareth Bain and Brad Wilber
Wed Aug 26, 201532AMineral in sheets (3)Ian Livengood
Wed Sep 3, 201410AFlaky mineral (4)Peter A. Collins
Sat Jul 26, 20149DMaterial also known as cat-gold or glimmerJulian Lim
Mon Dec 23, 201322AThin-layered mineralMichael Blake and Andrea Carla Michaels
Mon Oct 28, 201316AMineral in thin sheetsEd Sessa
Thu Nov 8, 201247AIt's flaky (3)Damon J. Gulczynski
Mon Jul 30, 20121ATranslucent mineral in sheetsRosemarie Dolan and Christopher Geach
Sat Mar 31, 20121AMakeup of some insulating sheetsScott Atkinson
Wed Oct 26, 201155DSheet mineralMilo Beckman
Sat May 8, 201026AIsinglass (7)Mark Diehl
Thu Mar 18, 201063DMineral in sheets (3)Daniel A. Finan
Tue Nov 18, 200828DFlaky mineral (4)Richard Chisholm
Tue May 20, 200842DEasily split mineral (2)Billie Truitt
Wed Dec 26, 200732DEasily split mineral (2)Jim Page
Sun Nov 18, 200734AGlinting flecks in granitePatrick Berry
Thu Nov 8, 20079AGlass substitutePaula Gamache
Sat Jun 2, 200746DMuscovite, for oneByron Walden
Mon Oct 2, 200615AMineral in transparent sheetsHarvey Estes
Wed Jul 19, 200621DMineral in sheets (3)Alison Donald
Tue Apr 18, 20066DLayered mineralPete Muller
Wed Mar 1, 200618AOven window materialRichard Silvestri
Sun Feb 19, 2006114APopular insulator (2)Joe DiPietro
Mon Jul 11, 200534DIsinglass (7)Janice M. Putney
Sat Dec 11, 20041ASheet rock? (2)James E. Buell
Fri Jul 9, 200419AIt's flaky (3)David Liben-Nowell
Fri Jun 20, 200316AMineral that glistensBob Peoples
Wed Feb 19, 20037DFlexible mineral (2)Sarah Keller
Mon Dec 9, 200247DFlexible mineral (2)Sarah Keller
Sun Sep 29, 200299AMaterial in sheets (2)Randolph Ross
Mon Sep 23, 200234DTranslucent mineralPeter Gordon
Sun Aug 11, 200245DIt comes in sheetsHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Thu Apr 25, 200236AConstituent of biotiteLois Sidway
Sun Feb 24, 2002113DMineral used for insulation (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Feb 25, 2001112DFlaky rockGreg Staples
Tue Feb 6, 200166AIsinglass (7)Sherry O. Blackard
Mon Jun 5, 200051DFlaky mineral (4)William A. Ballard
Tue Apr 18, 200052DEasily split stuffMyles Callum
Wed Jan 5, 200056AIsinglass (7)D. J. DeChristopher
Tue May 4, 199963APopular insulator (2)Gayle Dean
Mon Jul 27, 199825DIsinglass (7)Steven Picus
Wed Jul 8, 199849ASome sheetsSam Bellotto Jr.
Mon Apr 6, 199850AIsinglass (7)Kenneth Witte
Sat Feb 14, 199838AVermiculite, essentiallyMark Diehl
Thu Feb 22, 19961DFoliate mineralC. Deodene
Wed Apr 27, 199434AMuscovite, e.g.Rich Norris
Fri Mar 11, 199433DSee-through silicateA.J. Santora
Thu Nov 25, 199335DIsinglass (7)Joy L. Wouk

2 results for MICA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 17, 2013diagramless34AEasily split mineralFred Piscop
Oct 17, 1999cryptic26DMineral in Michigan and California (4)Richard Silvestri

116 results for MICA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Aug 17, 19931DIsinglassEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed May 12, 199353DMuscoviteBernice GordonMaleska
Tue Feb 16, 199366AIsinglassAlfio MicciMaleska
Tue Oct 27, 19922DAla. productEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Oct 9, 19928DLayered mineralRobert ZimmermanMaleska
Wed Jul 8, 199247DIsinglassSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Dec 1, 199121AIsinglassRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Thu Nov 21, 199163AMuscoviteRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Tue Jul 2, 19911DBiotiteEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Apr 30, 19911DLayered mineralNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Sun Oct 14, 199086AIsinglassNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Thu Aug 2, 199041AIsinglassDon GroatMaleska
Wed May 30, 199054DIsinglassNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sat Jan 20, 19901DIsinglassErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun Oct 8, 198956ABiotiteJim PageMaleska
Sun Aug 27, 198954AMuscoviteWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Aug 20, 1989105AMuscoviteEdward MarcheseMaleska
Fri Jul 14, 19893DInsulating silicateWalter CovellMaleska
Thu May 12, 198813AMuscoviteJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sun Mar 27, 198890AIsinglassBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Wed Jul 22, 19871AIsinglassJames R. BurnsMaleska
Fri Dec 12, 198644AFuchsiteWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Nov 30, 198643ABiotiteHarold B. CountsMaleska
Thu Jul 3, 198620AGlassy mineralElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sun May 4, 198639DBiotiteJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Thu Feb 13, 19861DTransparent mineralBernice GordonMaleska
Tue Feb 4, 19861AIsinglassJudith PerryMaleska
Thu Oct 24, 198521DMuscoviteDorothy ElliottMaleska
Sun Dec 9, 198431DSheetlike mineralMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wed Oct 10, 19841AIsinglassLois SidwayMaleska
Sat Sep 8, 198416ABiotiteWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Aug 24, 198453DMuscovite, e.g.William CoburnMaleska
Sat Jun 23, 198466AMuscovite, e.g.I. Judah KoolykMaleska
Fri Mar 9, 198415DSilicateWilliam CanineMaleska
Tue Nov 8, 19833DIsinglassWarren W. ReichMaleska
Tue Sep 13, 198357DIsinglassWhittenMaleska
Sun Aug 21, 1983105AIsinglassFrances HansenMaleska
Sat Jul 9, 19831AMineral resistant to electricityWilliam JarvisMaleska
Sat Apr 23, 198312AMineral used in insulationPeter SwiftMaleska
Thu Feb 10, 19836DIsinglassGreeneMaleska
Fri Feb 4, 198316ADynamite ingredientWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Feb 25, 19825ABiotite, e.g.Bette Sue CohenMaleska
Thu Dec 31, 198159DSilicateRobert KatzMaleska
Wed Nov 25, 198129DIsinglassElio DesiderioMaleska
Tue Nov 10, 19811AIsinglassKay SullivanMaleska
Fri Oct 16, 19817DSilicateWilliam CanineMaleska
Sun Mar 8, 198130ABiotiteMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thu Feb 5, 198142AIsinglassNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Sun Jan 18, 198192DFuchsite, e.g.William LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Dec 1, 19809AHeat-resistant mineralHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Aug 20, 198035AIsinglassI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Aug 3, 198048DGlistening mineralJordan S. LasherMaleska
Mon Jun 23, 19801AIsinglassRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Sun Jan 6, 198071DIsinglassFrances HansenMaleska
Sat Sep 8, 197924DIsinglassWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat May 26, 19796AIsinglassKathryn RighterMaleska
Fri Dec 29, 197861AIsinglassJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sat Dec 16, 197834DBiotite, e.g.Jean J. DavisonMaleska
Wed May 17, 197851DIsinglassNancy SchusterMaleska
Sat Aug 27, 197710DIsinglassAnn JenkinsMaleska
Thu May 12, 19771AIsinglassBert BeamanMaleska
Sun Sep 26, 1976115DIsinglassJordan S. LasherWeng
Fri Nov 8, 19745DSilicateJames BarrickWeng
Mon Sep 30, 197425AIsinglassJoseph McLaughlinWeng
Mon Jan 28, 197453DMineralHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Thu Jan 4, 197346DIsinglassUnknownWeng
Thu May 4, 197255DSilicateUnknownWeng
Wed Apr 5, 19721DIsinglassUnknownWeng
Tue Dec 28, 197118DMineralUnknownWeng
Tue Nov 10, 197047DTransparent mineralUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 5, 197017AIsinglassUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 21, 197016AIsinglassUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 9, 19701AIsinglassUnknownWeng
Mon Jun 23, 19693DIsinglass.UnknownWeng
Tue Dec 17, 19683DIsinglass.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 27, 19677DIsinglass.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Mon Mar 13, 196711DIsinglass.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Nov 17, 196659DMineral.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 27, 196666AMineral silicate.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 14, 19656DBiotite.Christine R. ValenceFarrar
Fri Apr 2, 196542AHeat-resistant mineral.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 2, 19641DSilicate.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 28, 196344DMineral.Diana SessionsFarrar
Tue Feb 5, 19637DSilicate.Louis SabinFarrar
Fri Feb 1, 19631DIsinglass.Alda F. ZimpelFarrar
Thu Jul 5, 19621AMineral.Robert O'MalleyFarrar
Mon Apr 30, 19621DTranslucent mineral.Helen FasuloFarrar
Mon Mar 19, 196214AMineral in layers.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon Oct 9, 19619DTranslucent mineral.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 25, 196126DSilicate.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 8, 196158DIsinglass.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 15, 196019AMineral in thin layers.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 25, 196017AA silicate.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 24, 195955DTransparent mineral.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 17, 195938DMuscovite.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Aug 6, 195857AMineral silicate.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Apr 13, 195836AIsinglass.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Apr 22, 195749DMineral resistant to heat.Madeline CorseFarrar
Thu Apr 11, 195721AIsinglass.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Aug 4, 19564DA complex silicate.Diana SessionsFarrar
Mon Mar 19, 195649DIsinglass.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Aug 2, 195537AMineral in thin layers.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Mar 6, 195597ASilicate.Maura JacobsonFarrar
Thu Mar 3, 195516AIsinglass.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wed Dec 22, 195416AMineral.Helen SmathersFarrar
Sun Mar 28, 195430AConstituent of igneous rocks.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Dec 21, 195295DA mineral.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jun 15, 195210AWhat isinglass is.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sat May 10, 195240DMineral that separates into thin sheets.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 12, 195255DIsinglass.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 3, 1951107ASilicate.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sat Nov 4, 195025ATransparent silicate.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Jun 25, 194477DIsinglass.Jonathan CrossFarrar
Sun Sep 12, 1943132AMineral.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sun Sep 5, 194396ATransparent mineral.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sun Jun 28, 194275AGlasslike mineral.Louis ShieldsFarrar