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249 results for SHAM

60 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for SHAM.

Sat Aug 17, 201911AImpostureMichael Hawkins
Wed Aug 14, 201921DFake (8)David J. Kahn
Sun Oct 28, 2018103AFake (8)Erik Agard
Thu Oct 25, 201827DFraud (7)Neville Fogarty
Sun Jun 24, 201855DDecorative pillowcaseTimothy Polin
Sun Nov 19, 2017108DFraud (7)Tom McCoy
Sat Oct 29, 201619AImitationPatrick Berry
Tue Aug 30, 201629AFake (8)Roland Huget
Tue May 3, 201664ABogus (3)John Westwig
Tue Apr 12, 201650AFauxAlan DerKazarian
Tue Sep 1, 201526DHoax (4)Michael Torch
Tue Jan 28, 20148DIts appearance is deceivingJeff Stillman
Thu Nov 7, 20137AFake (8)Alan DerKazarian
Thu Jun 6, 201359DPhony (2)James Tuttle
Mon May 13, 201343AHoax (4)Allan E. Parrish
Sat Mar 9, 201340DComforter go-withDavid Steinberg and Barry C. Silk
Tue Jan 29, 20139DHoax (4)David Steinberg
Fri Nov 2, 201250ABogus (3)Derek Bowman
Sun Sep 16, 2012122AErsatz (5)David Steinberg and Barry Haldiman
Sat May 12, 20121DFast shuffleCaleb Madison
Sun Dec 12, 201019APhony (2)Karen Young Bonin
Wed Jun 30, 20109ABedding itemKristian House
Sun Dec 20, 200915APillow cover (5)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Sep 16, 200959DFake (8)Maura B. Jacobson
Tue Dec 30, 20081APretenseDoug Peterson
Wed Oct 1, 200810AFake (8)Barry Boone
Sun Jan 28, 200747DCounterfeit (2)Victor Fleming and Bruce Venzke
Mon Jan 15, 200714ADeception (2)David Pringle
Mon Dec 18, 200648DPillow cover (5)Donna Levin
Mon Jul 11, 200543DFraud (7)Janice M. Putney
Wed Sep 22, 200410AMockeryDavid J. Kahn
Wed Jun 30, 20042DImpostorBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Dec 31, 200312DPillow cover (5)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Apr 23, 200330DFraud (7)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Thu Feb 6, 200355DOnly make-believeManny Nosowsky
Sun Jan 27, 200214DPretended (2)Patrick Berry
Fri Aug 31, 20011DFraud (7)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Dec 31, 200035AFake (8)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Nov 20, 20001AFraud (7)Randall J. Hartman
Thu Nov 16, 200048DPillow cover (5)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sat Sep 2, 200053DNot-to-be-believedRich Norris
Wed Aug 9, 200057DErsatz (5)Kelly Clark
Mon Mar 27, 200040AFake (8)Dave and Diane Epperson
Mon Jan 17, 200028APillow coveringTrip Payne
Thu Mar 4, 199910ABogus (3)Cathy Millhauser
Wed Jan 13, 199910AFakeryRichard Silvestri
Sun Nov 22, 1998107DErsatz (5)Nelson Hardy
Mon Sep 14, 199853DHoax (4)Gregory E. Paul
Mon Jan 5, 199827ANot realMark Moldowsky
Tue Aug 26, 199730APillow cover (5)Stephanie Spadaccini
Tue Aug 12, 199724DDeception (2)Janet R. Bender
Mon Jun 2, 199772AMake-believe (2)Gregory E. Paul
Mon May 19, 199710ASam the ___ of 60's popFred Piscop
Fri Dec 13, 19961DPretended (2)J. Page
Mon Oct 28, 199635AFarceR. Norris
Thu May 2, 199665AErsatz (5)D. J. Kahn
Sun Feb 11, 199693DCounterfeit (2)Harvey Estes
Fri Aug 25, 199529AErsatz (5)Rich Norris
Thu Dec 22, 199446AFraud (7)Stanley Newman
Fri Jul 29, 199423AMake-believe (2)A. D. Cover

3 results for SHAM from Variety puzzles.

Oct 10, 2004other49DRake, not feelLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Oct 12, 2003diagramless7AImitationFred Piscop
Mar 24, 2002acrosticYCounterfeitEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

186 results for SHAM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Mon Oct 18, 199354DFakeSidney L. RobbinsTaub
Thu Jun 10, 19939ABrummagemWilliam CanineMaleska
Wed May 19, 199340DHoaxJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sat Jan 16, 199351DFalseJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sat Jul 25, 199253DPinchbeckJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Thu Jan 30, 199264DDeceit on a bed?C. McInerneyMaleska
Mon Jan 13, 19921DHumbugRuth MinaryMaleska
Mon Aug 12, 19915ASpurious imitationPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Jul 23, 19911DPretenseEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Thu Jun 6, 19911AFakeryLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Apr 26, 199157DCounterfeitJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Apr 4, 199162ACounterfeitJoy L. WoukMaleska
Fri Jan 18, 199122DSimulacrumRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Tue May 15, 19901DHumbugWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Sun Apr 1, 199033ACounterfeitBert H. KruseMaleska
Sat Oct 28, 198959DFeignKevin BoyleMaleska
Sat Dec 24, 198826DCounterfeitSandra BurlingameMaleska
Mon Jul 4, 198815AHumbugWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Tue May 10, 19881DMake-believeEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Thu Oct 22, 198761AFakeJudson G. TrentMaleska
Mon Oct 19, 19875ACounterfeitChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Sun Jul 5, 1987113DMasqueradeBarry L. CohenMaleska
Sun May 24, 198721ACounterfeitS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Sun May 10, 198795DFakeStanley GlassMaleska
Sat Nov 15, 198640DPillow coverEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Aug 20, 198665AImitationDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Wed Jun 26, 198525DSpuriousElaine GeorgeMaleska
Thu Apr 18, 19852DHumbugEli WesoffMaleska
Sat Mar 2, 198540DPillow coverLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Sun Feb 3, 1985108DCounterfeitJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Tue Oct 2, 19841DCheap falsenessArnold MossMaleska
Sat Jun 30, 19841APinchbeckS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Sat Dec 17, 198327DImpostureBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Tue Nov 22, 198310AImpostureFrank GearyMaleska
Thu Sep 22, 198352DWooden nickel, e.g.John R. ProsserMaleska
Sun Jul 17, 198315ACounterfeitTap OsbornMaleska
Mon Apr 18, 198321DCounterfeitMarie WestMaleska
Wed Mar 16, 198334DImpostureA. J. SantoraMaleska
Fri May 7, 198245AFeignKay SullivanMaleska
Sun Mar 21, 198273APhonyHenry HookMaleska
Thu Nov 26, 198113APillowcaseC. J. AngioMaleska
Sat Jun 6, 198150DHoaxDowdallMaleska
Mon Mar 30, 198146ACheap falsenessBernice GordonMaleska
Mon Mar 2, 19811ACounterfeitEdward MarcheseMaleska
Thu Dec 4, 19805APhonySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Sep 9, 198055DCheap falsenessBernice GordonMaleska
Mon Aug 11, 198049DPretendHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Jul 23, 19805APretenseHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Fri Jun 20, 198051DPretenseTap OsbornMaleska
Mon Jun 2, 19801AFraudHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Mar 16, 198092APillow coverC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Dec 17, 197948DMake-believeEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Wed Sep 12, 19791ANot genuineBernice GordonMaleska
Sun Aug 26, 197959DPretenseDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Jul 11, 197934ACounterfeitKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Jun 3, 197999AHoaxBert H. KruseMaleska
Mon Nov 20, 19789AFeignedHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tue Jun 27, 197859DSpuriousJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon May 8, 197834DFakeJean J. DavisonMaleska
Mon Jan 23, 197851DPretenseLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Oct 9, 197732APut-onElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Thu Sep 8, 197714DPseudoElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Fri Apr 29, 19779AHokumTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Sep 8, 197610AForgeryHenry HookWeng
Wed Sep 1, 197669ACounterfeitHugh P. HollandWeng
Fri Aug 27, 19761APhonySophie FiermanWeng
Wed Jul 21, 19761ACheap falsenessAnthony B. CanningWeng
Sat Jun 19, 197615ADeceptionAnthony B. CanningWeng
Tue Jan 6, 19769ACounterfeitDeWitt AndersonWeng
Wed Dec 10, 197549DFakeSara V. TuckermanWeng
Fri Oct 10, 19751ACounterfeitRemleyWeng
Fri Sep 26, 197541AHypocrisyWill ShortzWeng
Thu Mar 20, 197552DPillow coverSidney FrankWeng
Fri Dec 20, 19741ACounterfeitMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Mon Oct 14, 197410DBogusWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thu May 16, 197453DPhonyWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Fri Dec 7, 197318DSpuriousUnknownWeng
Wed Oct 31, 197353ASpuriousUnknownWeng
Tue Oct 16, 197341DImpostureUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 14, 197393AFeignJay SpryWeng
Wed Sep 26, 197352DFraudUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 30, 197351DHumbugUnknownWeng
Tue May 15, 197310APretenderUnknownWeng
Wed Apr 25, 19737DErsatzUnknownWeng
Tue Apr 3, 197355DCounterfeitUnknownWeng
Mon Apr 17, 197258DFraudUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 4, 197218DHoaxUnknownWeng
Wed Jan 19, 197237DPillow coverUnknownWeng
Wed Nov 24, 197138DFakeUnknownWeng
Sat Sep 25, 19711APillow coverUnknownWeng
Wed Jul 14, 19711DPut-onUnknownWeng
Fri May 14, 197136DBogusUnknownWeng
Tue Apr 6, 197110ASpuriousUnknownWeng
Wed Jan 27, 19711DCover of a kindUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 28, 197051AImitationUnknownWeng
Fri May 29, 197010AKind of battleUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 20, 197063APillow coverUnknownWeng
Fri Oct 3, 19691DFeigned.UnknownWeng
Sat Jun 28, 196920APretense.UnknownWeng
Wed Apr 23, 196943ACounterfeit.UnknownWeng
Thu Feb 20, 19691AFeign.UnknownWeng
Wed Jan 15, 196910APretense.UnknownWeng
Sat Oct 5, 196828DDeception.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 24, 19681DHumbug.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 29, 196834DPretense.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 24, 19681APillowcase.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 2, 196827DPillow cover.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 22, 196810APretense.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 14, 196841DFeign.Bert BeamanFarrar
Tue Dec 12, 19671DPretense.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 30, 19675AFake.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tue Mar 14, 196755DPretense.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Mon Feb 20, 196739ACounterfeit.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Mon Dec 26, 196610AFalse.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 3, 19661DMake-believe.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 6, 19669ACounterfeit.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 26, 196513DPseudo.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 22, 1965114DHumbug.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri May 14, 19651APillow cover.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 25, 196549AHumbug.Anne FoxFarrar
Sat Jan 2, 196554AHumbug.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 9, 196414APhony.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 28, 196361DHoax.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 19, 196343APillow cover.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 10, 196332DCounterfeit.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 26, 196361DBolster cover.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 6, 196226DPillow ___.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 26, 196227DDeception.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 25, 196210ADeception.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 22, 19625APretend.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Mon Jun 18, 196242DPillow cover.Joseph CrowellFarrar
Mon Aug 14, 196155DImposture.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 3, 19611DCounterfeit.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 3, 19615ACounterfeit.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 9, 19611DFeigned.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 12, 196021DHumbug.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 27, 1959128DInsincerity.Harold T. BersFarrar
Mon Nov 23, 195951DPretense.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 6, 195951DFalse.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 2, 195924ANot the real thing.Helen GowinFarrar
Mon May 4, 19591ADeception.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat May 2, 19595AImitation.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Mon Nov 10, 195852DDeception.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Tue Oct 14, 19581DSubterfuge.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Aug 10, 195864DPillow cover.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Feb 22, 195830DDelusion.S. A. KayFarrar
Tue Oct 29, 19571AFlummery.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 24, 195753DSubterfuge.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Aug 9, 19571AFeign.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue Jun 4, 195751DDeception.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 23, 19571DCounterfeit.S. A. KayFarrar
Sat Mar 16, 195753DOrnamental linen cover.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Feb 4, 195710AFeign.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sun Dec 30, 195629ACounterfeit.Diana SessionsFarrar
Tue May 22, 195622APillow cover.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Mar 23, 195644DPiece of household linen.Bernice GordonFarrar
Wed Jan 25, 195610APillow cover.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 18, 195633DPinchbeck.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 29, 195551DFeign.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 30, 195536AMake-believe.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wed Oct 5, 195510AHumbug.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Nov 10, 195443DOrnamental cover.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Sep 13, 195456AMake false pretenses.Elsie BishopFarrar
Fri Jun 11, 195410ACounterfeit.S. A. KayFarrar
Sat May 15, 195450DPillow cover.Isaac KertFarrar
Wed Jul 22, 19531AHumbug.Bernice GordonFarrar
Tue May 5, 19531DSimulated.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Feb 1, 1953127DPretended.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Sep 21, 195245DMake-believe.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Sep 18, 195225DPillow cover.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 19, 195210AMake-believe.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 10, 1952143ASimulate.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Nov 9, 19518DFalse.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 13, 19513DHumbug.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 4, 195138DPillow cover.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed Jan 31, 19511DCovering for a pillow.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Jan 15, 195163DNot genuine.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Wed Nov 15, 19507DCounterfeit.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Sep 29, 195059DCounterfeit.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun May 7, 195086DPretended.Alice H. CookFarrar
Sun Mar 26, 19504DArticle of household linen.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Feb 27, 194943AMockery.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Aug 24, 194788DPretense.George W. FrankFarrar
Sun Jun 2, 194684DCounterfeit.W. W. WordsworthFarrar
Sun Jan 14, 194556AHumbug.Bert StoreyFarrar
Sun Mar 1, 19428DKind of battles we used to have.Charles CrossFarrar