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42 results for RANSOM

16 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Jan 21, 201856DHolding chargeVictor Barocas and Andy Kravis
Sun Nov 19, 201785AReturn fee?Tom McCoy
Thu May 11, 201743AReturn fare?Timothy Polin
Sun Apr 24, 201624A___ noteKathy Wienberg
Sun Feb 28, 201660AIllicit sumTimothy Polin
Sun Nov 6, 201110DPirate's demandElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Nov 18, 200947DMoney of exchangePaula Gamache
Sat Aug 15, 20097DFree, but not for freeMatt Ginsberg
Sun Sep 10, 200658AMoney in the bag, maybeJoe DiPietro
Sun Jan 2, 2005119AMoney left at a secret location, maybePatrick Merrell
Thu Aug 12, 200443D1996 Ron Howard thrillerDavid J. Kahn
Thu Jul 23, 199842AWith 41-Across, kidnapper's correspondenceRandall J. Hartman
Sun Apr 13, 199755AUnfortunate price to payCathy Millhauser
Thu Nov 28, 199642ARedeem, in a wayB. Klahn
Sun Nov 27, 199483DKing's _____Jacques Liwer
Thu Mar 17, 199442ABucks for captivesJim Page

26 results for RANSOM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Nov 26, 19923DDeliveranceErnie FurtadoMaleska
Wed May 27, 199223ALiberationBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sat Sep 8, 199044DNovel by Jay McInerneyJack LechnerMaleska
Sun Sep 2, 199089DKidnapper's demandFrances HansenMaleska
Wed Nov 8, 198952AKidnapper's objectiveEli WesoffMaleska
Sun May 7, 1989100DRedeemBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Jun 12, 198813AO. Henry's "The ___ of Red Chief"Warren W. ReichMaleska
Tue Dec 16, 198610DO. Henry's "The ___ of Red Chief"Jeanne WilsonMaleska
Tue Nov 4, 198647APoet John Crowe ___Joy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Sep 12, 198345DO. Henry's "The ___ of Red Chief"Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Sep 7, 198321APayoff of a sortJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wed Jun 29, 198347DPoet John Crowe ___Dorothy ElliottMaleska
Sun Oct 11, 198177APrice for Red ChiefWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Nov 2, 198029ADeliveranceGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Fri Dec 14, 197946AO. Henry's "The ___ of Red Chief"C. J. AngioMaleska
Sat Mar 4, 197219AKidnapper's concernUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 18, 197131ARedeem the hard wayUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 2, 196966DPay in a wayWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Weng
Fri Mar 19, 196540DRedemption of a kind.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 13, 196133APayment of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 15, 196142DRedeem.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 17, 195534AMoney for a hostage.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Nov 13, 195226DCost of redeeming a hostage.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 11, 195214ARedemption fee.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
Sun Mar 2, 1952118ABuy out of bondage.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Jun 13, 1943103ARedeem.Joseph C. EmidyFarrar