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42 results for SHAMS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Oct 6, 201733ADecorative beddingPatrick Berry
Sun Sep 3, 2017121APillow covers (4)Andrew Zhou
Mon Feb 22, 201620APut-onsEd Sessa
Thu Jan 28, 201648APillowcasesElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Aug 11, 20131APhonies (2)Dan Schoenholz
Mon Aug 19, 200227DPhonies (2)Lynn Lempel
Mon Jul 16, 200131DHoaxesPeter Gordon
Thu Oct 7, 199948DPillow covers (4)Kelly Clark
Sun Sep 21, 199796DPillow covers (4)Mike Shenk
Wed Jun 11, 19971AThey're not to be believedRich Norris
Wed Feb 23, 19945APillow covers (4)Joel Davajan

31 results for SHAMS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Jul 8, 199034AFakesCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sun Sep 4, 19884AFeignsFrances HansenMaleska
Tue Mar 10, 19875APillow coversHarold B. CountsMaleska
Sun May 26, 198567APillow casesKathryn RighterMaleska
Mon Jun 20, 197736AFakesYoungMaleska
Mon Oct 11, 19765APretensesMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sun Mar 9, 197543DCounterfeitsMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sun Apr 8, 197354DHoaxesRonald HirschfeldWeng
Sun Aug 1, 197154DPut-onsMary M. MurdochWeng
Sat May 16, 19709DHoaxesUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 7, 19695AGrandma's pillow covers.UnknownWeng
Sun Apr 13, 1969117APut-onsPeter E. PriceWeng
Tue Oct 31, 196728DCounterfeits.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 10, 196652DFeigns.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 21, 196537DBrummagems.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Oct 2, 19648DPillow covers.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 1, 19641ADeceptions.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wed Jun 19, 19639ACovers of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 15, 19631AHoaxes.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue Jan 15, 196331ACounterfeits.James E. Hinish, Jr.Farrar
Fri Mar 3, 196147DPillow covers.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sun Jan 5, 195880DOrnamental linen covers.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri Sep 20, 195713DCounterfeits.Mary D. WeisserFarrar
Tue Jan 22, 19574APillow covers.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Dec 8, 195527AMakes believe.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 8, 195548DPillow covers.Jo BodleFarrar
Sun Sep 13, 1953126AHumbugs.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon Jul 27, 195338APillow slips.Bernice GordonFarrar
Wed Jul 15, 195347DPillow cases.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 2, 195152DPlays possum.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 14, 194335DHumbugs.C. Hartley MillsFarrar