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50 Results for KITES

18 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

Saturday, February 1, 201438ASky boxes?Will Nediger
Monday, August 12, 201352DToys with tails (4)Daniel Raymon
Sunday, May 26, 2013100DLong-tailed beach fliersJoon Pahk and Jeremy Horwitz
Friday, December 17, 201037DHigh-strung items?Patrick Berry
Wednesday, April 4, 200731DSymbols of highnessBette Sue Cohen
Thursday, July 22, 200458AToys sometimes stuck in treesGreg Staples
Friday, February 27, 20046DOnes that are strung along?Myles Callum
Monday, January 14, 200215AWind-borne toysMichael Shteyman
Sunday, December 16, 200179DToys with tails (4)Fred Piscop
Friday, March 30, 200120AThey may come with strings attachedManny Nosowsky
Sunday, October 8, 200048AToys with runnersRichard Silvestri
Sunday, March 12, 200079ASky boxes, perhapsElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, January 23, 200034DHawks' kinJoe DiPietro
Tuesday, January 26, 199951DToys with tails (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, March 23, 199829DToys with tails (4)Randall J. Hartman
Friday, January 30, 199823DSwallow-tailed birdsMartin Ashwood-Smith
Friday, November 28, 19974DWind-up toys? (2)Ed Pegg Jr.
Sunday, May 25, 1997120AWind-up toys? (2)Cathy Millhauser

32 results for KITES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, January 30, 199331DChecks from no-accounts' accounts (5)Robert LieblichMaleska
Saturday, August 11, 19905DSmall raptorsWilliam CanineMaleska
Wednesday, January 3, 199047DPredatory birdsPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 198878DBuzzards' cousinsBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, June 18, 198721DBirds of preyKenneth WitteMaleska
Monday, December 24, 198433ALong-tailed fliersLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, October 10, 198457AToys on stringsLois SidwayMaleska
Thursday, March 31, 198341AProverbially high onesFennessyMaleska
Sunday, August 31, 198065DSharpersJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, June 10, 197456DHawksHerb L. RisteenWeng
Sunday, March 21, 197148DSmall hawksJay SpryWeng
Tuesday, January 14, 196967ACertain birds.UnknownWeng
Sunday, January 7, 196887DLightest, loftiest sails.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wednesday, November 16, 196659ABirds.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 9, 196635ACertain fliers.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 2, 196682ASlangy airplanes.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, March 27, 196541AFlying objects.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 30, 196240DBirds of prey.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Monday, May 29, 196166AWinged scavengers.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 16, 196142AMembers of the hawk family.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 8, 195930AFlying toys.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 2, 195763ASmall hawks.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 24, 195429DBirds with long, pointed wings.H. H. ChapmanFarrar
Sunday, June 7, 1953125DMoves rapidly: Colloq.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, February 22, 195355DOutdoor toys.Herbert ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, July 15, 195264AToys for boys.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 30, 1947120AHawklike birds.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, December 15, 194681ASharpers.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, May 5, 194635DBirds.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, October 29, 194411DAirplanes: Aviation slang.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sunday, August 29, 1943107AAirplanes: Slang.William SchoppFarrar
Sunday, August 23, 194295DTowed aircraft.Louis BaronFarrar

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