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47 results for SPADES

18 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Apr 8, 2018126ATrick-taking gamePatrick Berry
Sun Sep 17, 2017103AQuarter deck?Mark MacLachlan
Wed Jun 17, 20159DBlack suit (2)Molly Young and David J. Kahn
Wed Mar 13, 201310DPopular card gameJoe DiPietro
Sat Apr 14, 201231ACousin of bridgeMark Diehl
Sat Apr 4, 200947ARakes' shedmatesMatt Ginsberg
Sun Mar 9, 200851DGame similar to bridgePatrick Berry
Sun Aug 20, 200640ADark suit (3)Richard Silvestri
Sun May 28, 200697DBidding card gameTimothy Powell
Thu Dec 22, 200550DGround breakersElizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Nov 20, 200442ADark suit (3)Robert H. Wolfe
Thu Jun 20, 200225ASome queensSteve Jones
Sat Nov 3, 200131DTrump, possiblyRobert H. Wolfe
Fri Sep 14, 200146DSome kingsMark Diehl
Sat Mar 25, 200015DGame declarationDavid J. Kahn
Sun Jan 30, 2000119ADark suit (3)Peter Gordon
Fri Jul 14, 19951ASome cardsRich Norris
Sun Dec 19, 199344ABlack suit (2)John M. Samson

1 result for SPADES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 6, 2005acrosticZ13 of 52Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

28 results for SPADES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu May 10, 199024APowerful suitFrank MiceliMaleska
Thu Dec 13, 19841DBlack suitRhonda KrausMaleska
Mon Jul 9, 198426AMajor suitJohn H. HalesMaleska
Thu Jun 16, 198326ABlack suitJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed May 4, 198345DIn ___ (emphatically)Peter SwiftMaleska
Wed Mar 29, 197845DBlack suitHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thu Jul 28, 197752ASuit in a deckAnn JenkinsMaleska
Wed May 21, 197526AMajor suitJim PageWeng
Mon Apr 15, 197426ADoes garden workHelen PettigrewWeng
Sun Dec 17, 197271DSuitAnthony MorseWeng
Wed Nov 3, 197126ABlack suitUnknownWeng
Sun May 2, 1971121ADoes garden workAlfio MicciWeng
Sat May 2, 197044DBlack suitUnknownWeng
Sat Jun 7, 196945DSuit.UnknownWeng
Wed Nov 8, 196720ASuit.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 2, 196450ASuit.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 24, 196336ABlack suit.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu May 3, 196244DBlack suit.Joseph CrowellFarrar
Fri Feb 9, 196210DBlack suit.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Mon Sep 26, 196058ABlack suit.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 27, 196045DBlack suit.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 8, 19591DOne of four suits.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 9, 195610DSuit.S. A. KayFarrar
Tue Mar 27, 195624DCard suit.Elizabeth LaingFarrar
Sun Oct 23, 195591ASuit bid.George ArguimbauFarrar
Sun Oct 9, 1949124AA suit at cards.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sun May 8, 1949117AFour of these make game.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun May 23, 194832DImplements.Hilda E. AllenFarrar