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107 results for SPARS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Aug 27, 20186DPractices pugilismSusan Gelfand
Mon Jul 2, 201863APractices boxing (2)Evan Kalish
Tue Sep 6, 201642DPractices boxing (2)Timothy Polin
Fri Feb 21, 201410DBandies wordsPatrick Berry
Thu Dec 20, 201245DTrades one-twos, sayIan Livengood and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Sun Aug 12, 201298APractices wearing glovesPatrick Berry
Fri Nov 11, 201147DWrangles (with)Alex Vratsanos
Thu Jan 24, 20081ALocks horns (with) (2)Matt Ginsberg
Thu Nov 15, 200763ABoxes (3)Joe Krozel
Sun Sep 9, 200777APractices for a boutPatrick Berry
Mon Jan 9, 20061DPoles on a 1-AcrossAllan E. Parrish
Fri Dec 30, 200510AEngages in violent practices?David Liben-Nowell
Sun Jan 18, 2004118AWrangles (2)Arlan and Linda Bushman
Thu Aug 14, 20031DKnocks heads (with)Greg Staples
Thu Jan 9, 20031APrepares for a boutDavid J. Kahn
Sun Oct 27, 20027DBoxes (3)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sun Oct 28, 20017AWrangles (2)Michael Ashley
Sun Oct 17, 199914ABoomsBob and Sharon Klahn
Thu Jan 21, 199960ATrades jabsRandolph Ross
Thu Dec 24, 199866ALocks horns (with) (2)Jim Page
Sat Nov 7, 199856AW.W. II women reservistsRaymond Hamel
Mon Aug 11, 199733APractices in the ringDaniel Halfen
Tue Feb 27, 199625DBoxes (3)J.L. Beatty
Mon Sep 5, 199451DTrains, in a wayJulian Ochrymowych & Amy Goldstein
Fri May 13, 199421DYardsRandolph Ross
Wed May 4, 199425DWorks with Riddick BoweLouis Sabin

2 results for SPARS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 4, 2013panda8DPractices fighting with mastsMel Taub
Feb 27, 2005diagramless6ATrains in a ringByron Walden

79 results for SPARS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Feb 12, 199222ACoast Guard groupSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Jan 21, 19921AGaffsPeggy DevlinMaleska
Tue May 15, 199055ATrains with TysonWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Mon Apr 9, 199062AMastsJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Nov 10, 198869ACoast Guard womenKenneth WitteMaleska
Sun Jul 3, 198861DPrepares for a boutJack R. HarnesMaleska
Tue Jun 28, 198851DBoxesBernard MerenMaleska
Mon Nov 23, 198728DBoxesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thu Jul 16, 198731APunches for practiceR. S. JonesMaleska
Thu May 22, 198636AGaffsJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sun Sep 2, 198485ACoast Guard groupWarren W. ReichMaleska
Wed Jun 27, 198462ABoxesWorthingMaleska
Tue Jun 7, 198332DCoast Guard groupLois SidwayMaleska
Wed Mar 9, 198349DU.S.C.G. groupJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Thu Feb 24, 198330DU.S.C.G. groupEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Aug 7, 198238AGoes a roundWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Jan 5, 19805ATheir motto is "Semper Paratus"Kathryn RighterMaleska
Tue Dec 20, 197732ACoast Guard groupRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Sat Jun 25, 197747ACoast Guard groupHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Fri Apr 15, 19778AFights carefullyJack LuzzattoMaleska
Thu Oct 28, 197645DGaffsJim PageWeng
Mon Oct 18, 197634DBoxesEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Tue Jun 22, 197623DGets ready for a boutHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Sat May 22, 197639ACoast Guard womenMarjorie PedersenWeng
Mon Apr 26, 197624DTrains for a fightHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Tue Apr 6, 197649ABandies wordsEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Mon Mar 29, 197618DBandies wordsJack WherryWeng
Sat Mar 27, 197629DBoomsH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Thu Feb 19, 197629DSkirmishesSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Wed Apr 2, 19755ACoast Guard womenJames A. BrusselWeng
Fri Feb 14, 197513DBandies wordsJoan DeRossoWeng
Tue Aug 20, 197466ATrains for a boutCatharine Y. C. ProbstWeng
Sun May 6, 19731DBoxesFrances HansenWeng
Sat Aug 19, 197233DCoast Guard womenUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 17, 197119DCoast Guard girlsJordan S. LasherWeng
Sun Sep 26, 1971129ABoxesVirginia W. SchneiderWeng
Fri Jul 9, 197139DBoxesUnknownWeng
Sat Mar 13, 197165ABoxesUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 21, 197150DBowspritsEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sat Feb 13, 19719AServicewomenUnknownWeng
Fri May 15, 197034AYardarmsUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 28, 1969106AService-womenWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun May 11, 1969128AServicewomenWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thu May 16, 196825AService women.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 29, 196734DSight from the quay.Dorothea BauerFarrar
Sun Nov 5, 196738ABooms.Bert BeamanFarrar
Wed Aug 23, 196726DBooms.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wed Apr 28, 196550AYards.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 20, 19641DCleavable minerals.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 30, 196371AGaffs.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Sat Mar 30, 19638DBoxes.Jay SheldonFarrar
Sat Oct 20, 196249ABoxes.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 15, 196247DGaffs and booms.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 13, 196173DBooms.Mel TaubFarrar
Tue Mar 7, 196163ABoxes.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 1, 19611AWomen in the Coast Guard.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 29, 196013DBoxes.Louise EarnestFarrar
Mon Mar 28, 196023ABoxes.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 16, 195942DLadies in uniform.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Wed Feb 11, 195942DMasts.Anthony MorseFarrar
Wed Jan 29, 195831DBoxes.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Dec 6, 195738AShadowboxes.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 9, 195725ASail supports.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun May 19, 195747ABoxes.Emanuel BergFarrar
Thu Jan 31, 195760ACoast Guard girls.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 16, 19561APoles.Grace HosterFarrar
Fri Jun 15, 19565ATheir motto is "Semper Paratus."Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon Jul 11, 195528DBooms.Albert BlumFarrar
Sat May 7, 19557DAirplane wing parts.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tue Nov 25, 19529DMembers of the Women's Reserve.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 2, 195264AWomen's Reserve of the Coast Guard.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 5, 195268AMembers of the Coast Guard.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 22, 195162DCoast Guard women.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Oct 10, 19501DTheir name is from "Semper Paratus."UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 10, 194511DSea girls.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Mar 18, 1945107DLadies of the sea.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Feb 20, 194473DLieut. Comdr. Stratton's personnel.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jan 30, 194454DTrainees at Iowa State Teachers College.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Dec 12, 194362DCoast Guard "pinch-hitters."Willard N. JordanFarrar