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79 results for SPIEL

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Jan 29, 201854DLong-winded sales pitchLynn Lempel
Sun Aug 27, 201768APitch (7)Jeff Chen
Wed Feb 3, 20161AInfomercial presentation, e.g.Tom McCoy
Thu Jan 21, 20169DPitcher's delivery (2)David Phillips
Sun Aug 3, 201466DFast pitch (3)Ian Livengood
Sun Jan 19, 20141DLong pitchDan Schoenholz
Sat Jun 22, 201328DSeries of selling pointsBruce Sutphin and Doug Peterson
Sat Mar 30, 20131DDoor-to-door deliveryGareth Bain
Fri Dec 28, 201235AOpening pitchAshton Anderson
Sun May 13, 2012124APitch (7)Ben Tausig
Mon Jan 10, 201110DSales talk (3)James Tuttle
Mon Oct 25, 201029DSales pitch (2)Jonah Kagan
Mon Sep 6, 20109ASales talk (3)Randall J. Hartman
Thu Aug 27, 200951DSecond rowDerek Bowman
Wed Oct 10, 200712DHawker's lineRobert Zimmerman
Thu Jul 12, 200721AFast pitch (3)Michael Shteyman
Tue Apr 3, 200724ASales talk (3)David Quarfoot and Mike Nothnagel
Tue Oct 25, 20051DPitchman's pitchKurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Sun Nov 9, 200355ALong talkPatrick Berry
Sun Feb 10, 200228APitcher's delivery (2)Harvey Estes & Nancy Salomon
Thu Sep 27, 200121APitch (7)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Aug 12, 200192APitch (7)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sun Jun 4, 2000111APitch (7)Martin Schneider
Sun Aug 15, 199989AHard sell, maybeDavid J. Kahn
Mon May 24, 199939DSales pitch (2)Gregory E. Paul
Thu Apr 22, 199953DSalesman's preparationDavid J. Kahn
Fri Jul 31, 199836ALeading lines?John Wolting
Thu Aug 22, 199640APitch (7)R. Norris
Fri Dec 22, 199546DPitch (7)A.J. Santora
Sun May 21, 199535DFast pitch (3)Dean Niles

49 results for SPIEL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Nov 5, 199344DBit of salesmanshipLois SidwayTaub
Tue Feb 19, 199129DSales pitchWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Sun Nov 18, 19901DBarker's come-onEdward MarcheseMaleska
Tue Jul 3, 199044DBarker's pitchArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sat Oct 7, 198949DPitchBernard MerenMaleska
Sat Oct 4, 198648DBarker's banterKenneth WitteMaleska
Tue Nov 6, 198446AWhat barkers doAveryMaleska
Fri Jan 20, 198430ACarny's pitchJoe ClonickMaleska
Sun Jun 12, 198381DSales pitchWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sun Jun 5, 198383ASales pitchA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Mar 19, 198360ALine of chatterEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Jan 24, 198338APitchman's pitchHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Jun 21, 198211DBarker's forteCharles EnglerMaleska
Sun Apr 11, 198231APitchStanley GlassMaleska
Mon Jan 25, 198241DBarker's pitchSamuel H. BarkanMaleska
Mon May 5, 198024DBarker's oratoryMargettsMaleska
Fri Apr 4, 198042DSales pitchGrace FabbroniMaleska
Wed Dec 28, 197743ACircus barker's pitchRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Fri Sep 9, 19776DLine of a sortHenry HookMaleska
Fri Aug 12, 197727DPitchman's forteMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Fri Jan 23, 197654ABarker's harangueSophie FiermanWeng
Sun Oct 13, 197412ABarker's forteWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thu Mar 29, 197323ASales pitchUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 6, 197316ASales pitchUnknownWeng
Tue Feb 20, 19735AHuckster's lineUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 26, 197024DSales pitchUnknownWeng
Sat Jun 7, 196913DSales talk.UnknownWeng
Thu Jun 6, 196846DBarker's pitch.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 23, 196746ASpeech of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 28, 196743AVoluble line of talk.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 24, 196761AHawker's routine.Wells GemberlingFarrar
Tue Mar 1, 196640ABarker's pitch.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 26, 196658AVoluble line of talk.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 20, 196562ABarker's line.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 23, 196446DTalk: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 31, 196437ASalesman's pitch.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 1, 196342ABarker's specialty.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat May 27, 196123AOrate: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 15, 196066ATalk: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 13, 195746ATalk: Slang.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sat Jan 26, 195751ABarker's talk.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Dec 25, 19544DNonstop talk.George HendersonFarrar
Tue Oct 19, 195433DTalk endlessly: Slang.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon Oct 18, 195442DGlib sales talk.Jo BodleFarrar
Thu Sep 30, 195445DBarker's talk.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 5, 19549AGrifter's speech.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sun Oct 4, 195362ABarker's come-on.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun May 11, 195254DBarker's talk.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
Wed Oct 10, 195146ASide-show barker's talk.UnknownFarrar