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65 Results for SPRIT

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

Tuesday, November 3, 201510DNautical pole (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley and Joel Fagliano
Thursday, April 9, 201531ADiagonal spar (3)Jacob Stulberg
Sunday, November 3, 201353ASail extender (4)Andy Kravis and Victor Barocas
Sunday, November 29, 200926ASail extender (4)Will Nediger
Friday, July 24, 20093DDiagonally set sparPatrick Berry
Sunday, June 7, 200991APole in sailingJeremy Newton
Friday, November 11, 200526DSail extender (4)Eric Berlin
Wednesday, October 27, 200450DDiagonal spar (3)Nathaniel Weiss
Saturday, January 18, 200352DNautical pole (3)Harvey Estes
Sunday, April 2, 200053DNautical pole (3)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wednesday, December 31, 19979ASail extender (4)Alfio Micci
Wednesday, August 27, 199730ASail sparJonathan Schmalzbach
Saturday, July 9, 199422ADiagonal spar (3)Gerald R. Ferguson
Wednesday, May 4, 19944APole at seaLouis Sabin

51 results for SPRIT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, October 4, 199338ADiagonal sparScottTaub
Friday, April 9, 199361ABud; germinateEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Saturday, February 6, 199323DSpar for a leg-of-mutton sailBryant WhiteMaleska
Thursday, December 10, 19929ASmall sparJudith PerryMaleska
Sunday, July 19, 199290DNautical sparKevin BoyleMaleska
Sunday, July 7, 19913DSparCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Saturday, March 3, 199024DSail extenderWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, December 13, 198949ASparBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, December 3, 198933DMast appendageMary M. MurdochMaleska
Saturday, June 24, 198922DDiagonal pole on a boatBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, August 9, 198785DSparT.W. UnderhillMaleska
Wednesday, July 8, 198740DKind of sparBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, December 24, 198452ADiagonal poleLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, April 13, 198431DNautical poleLouis SabinMaleska
Monday, March 26, 198448DPole on a shipSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, August 10, 198227DSmall sparJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, May 18, 198132ASpar for a sailJudson G. TrentMaleska
Saturday, August 9, 198043DDiagonal support for a sailJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sunday, June 15, 198015ADiagonal sparTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, July 25, 197665DBoat sparTap OsbornWeng
Tuesday, October 21, 197542AShip's poleDorothy CannanWeng
Wednesday, September 24, 19755ASmall poleWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tuesday, April 16, 197425ASchooner poleEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Saturday, March 3, 197350DSmall sparUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 14, 197358ASparWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sunday, September 24, 197235ASparGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Sunday, November 1, 197050ASpar on a sailA. J. SantoraWeng
Sunday, September 17, 196716APole.Anthony MorseFarrar
Saturday, January 28, 196749DNautical pole.George LaczkoFarrar
Saturday, February 5, 196639APole to hold a sail.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 19, 19655ASmall boom.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 13, 196218DDiagonal spar on a sail.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 13, 19621APole: Naut.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Wednesday, March 21, 196218DRelative of a gaff.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sunday, June 25, 196179DNautical pole.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tuesday, February 23, 196029DNautical pole.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 3, 195952ANautical pole.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 18, 195966ANautical pole.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Monday, July 13, 195945DNautical pole.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sunday, March 15, 195988DNautical spar.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, September 5, 195838DSpar.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thursday, August 28, 195826DSpar.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Friday, April 5, 19575APole to extend a sail.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, May 20, 195626APole of spar.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, January 20, 195640ADiagonal spar for a sail.Roberta MorseFarrar
Saturday, January 9, 195454APole to extend a sail.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sunday, January 25, 195374ADiagonal spar on a sail.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, December 1, 195029DNautical spar.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 1, 194814DSmall spar.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, April 4, 19439APole for a fore-and-aft sail.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sunday, February 22, 194266DSmall spar.Louis JenkinsFarrar

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