publication date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 (part of Summer 2018)

category: Fashion

clue: Her life recently ended, but she'll live on in the popular fashion accessories that bear her digging-tool name.

difficulty: very easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Matthew Preston, and Richard Slominsky


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