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135 results for ORLON

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, February 21, 201679ADuPont creation of 1941Patrick Berry
Monday, October 5, 201549DDuPont acrylic fiberMike Buckley
Tuesday, January 20, 201553DFabric once described as "comfort in action"Susan Gelfand
Tuesday, April 15, 201468ACashmere alternativeGary Cee
Sunday, April 6, 201422ADuPont trademark of 1941Patrick Berry
Sunday, August 25, 201322AFirst acrylic fiberVictor Barocas
Sunday, July 7, 201381ASynthetic fiber (4)Joel Fagliano
Sunday, November 11, 201219ALeisure suit fabricElizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, December 23, 201110DWoollike acrylic fiberPatrick Berry
Saturday, April 23, 201112D1950s sweater materialMike Nothnagel
Friday, February 26, 201045DDuPont discontinued it in 1990Josh Knapp
Thursday, January 28, 20102DAcrylic fiber (9)Raymond C. Young
Monday, August 31, 200960AFabric introduced by DuPontFred Piscop
Friday, June 26, 200949AKnitwear materialLynn Lempel
Sunday, May 25, 200812DKnee sock materialElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, February 13, 20082DSock materialElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, December 6, 200612DDuPont fiberLevi Denham
Thursday, September 7, 200651DAcrylic fiber (9)Lucy Gardner Anderson
Monday, August 21, 200652DSynthetic fiber (4)Elayne Cantor
Monday, August 14, 200613DAcrylic fiber (9)Gene Newman
Monday, October 18, 200467ASynthetic fiber (4)Steve Kahn
Wednesday, December 10, 200345DSweater syntheticNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Thursday, September 25, 200315ADupont's "Fiber A"Patrick Merrell
Saturday, January 25, 200322APullover materialPatrick Berry
Monday, November 18, 200268ASynthetic fiber (4)Nancy Salomon and Gail Grabowski
Tuesday, September 17, 200234ASweater materialSteven Dorfman
Sunday, June 23, 200255DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Eric Berlin
Friday, February 15, 200216AAcrylic fiber (9)Sherry O. Blackard
Monday, January 28, 200213DSynthetic fabric (2)Sarah Keller
Tuesday, November 13, 200130DFabric that travels wellNancy Salomon and Bob Peoples
Saturday, November 10, 200155AAcrylic fiber (9)William I. Johnston
Monday, October 15, 200124DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Holden Baker
Monday, August 20, 20016DAcrylic fiber (9)Sherry O. Blackard
Monday, December 4, 20008DSynthetic fabric (2)Eileen Lexau
Sunday, October 24, 199942DFiber that travels wellNancy Salomon
Wednesday, September 8, 199933AWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Holden Baker
Monday, April 5, 199932DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, January 22, 199827DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Patrick Jordan
Sunday, August 3, 199753DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, January 29, 199750DAcrylic fiber (9)R. Hughes
Wednesday, May 1, 199624DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)F. Piscop
Monday, December 11, 199536ALeisure suit materialElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, October 12, 199537AAcrylic fiber (9)Christopher Hurt
Wednesday, March 22, 199511DSweater fabricDavid J. Kahn
Thursday, December 1, 199453AAcrylic fiber (9)Harvey Estes

1 result for ORLON from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 3, 2011diagramless58DWool-like materialFred Piscop

89 results for ORLON from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, January 6, 199363ASynthetic fiberLois SidwayMaleska
Sunday, May 17, 199265ASynthetic fabricAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, June 30, 199160ASynthetic fabricJacques LiwerMaleska
Thursday, May 23, 199130DSynthetic fabricJudith PerryMaleska
Tuesday, July 3, 199043ASynthetic fabricArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Thursday, August 31, 198964AArtificial fabricLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, February 19, 198969DAcrylic fiberA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, December 20, 1987117DAcrylic fiberJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Saturday, November 7, 198717AAcrylic fabricWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, October 22, 198757ASynthetic fabricJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thursday, June 25, 19877DSynthetic fiberBernard MerenMaleska
Wednesday, June 3, 198721ASynthetic fabricWilburMaleska
Friday, May 29, 198748DMan-made fabricMark DiehlMaleska
Friday, June 13, 198615AMan-made fiberGloria EvansMaleska
Thursday, March 27, 198644AAcrylic fiberNancy JolineMaleska
Sunday, February 16, 1986151ASynthetic fiberWarren W. ReichMaleska
Friday, March 1, 198526DSynthetic fabricRobert KatzMaleska
Tuesday, December 11, 198430DSynthetic fabricLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, December 4, 198321ADynel relativeMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Friday, January 28, 198341AModern fabricWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, March 5, 19827DSynthetic fabricBette Sue CohenMaleska
Saturday, January 30, 198250DSynthetic fiberNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Sunday, June 14, 1981112DAcrylic fiberJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Wednesday, March 4, 198119ASynthetic fiberRobert KatzMaleska
Sunday, July 15, 197993ASynthetic fabricBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, April 1, 197972AFiber for suitsCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Tuesday, February 27, 197930DSynthetic fiberJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, April 24, 197816ASynthetic fabricJordan S. LasherMaleska
Tuesday, April 11, 197818DSynthetic fabricKathryn RighterMaleska
Tuesday, February 14, 197828DFiber for suitsC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, February 27, 197720ASynthetic fabricWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wednesday, February 2, 197739ADress materialAllan BlackmanWeng
Sunday, October 17, 197699DManmade fabricJack LuzzattoWeng
Saturday, May 8, 197645AManmade fiberMel RosenWeng
Wednesday, November 20, 19747DSweater yarnMary HarrisWeng
Friday, July 27, 197321AFabricUnknownWeng
Friday, February 2, 197316AFabricUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 14, 197396AFabricWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thursday, October 26, 197252DModern fabricUnknownWeng
Friday, August 18, 197240DModern materialUnknownWeng
Thursday, May 25, 197215ADress materialUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 2, 197224ADrip-dry fabricFrances HansenWeng
Tuesday, October 19, 197136ASweater materialUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 21, 197151DFabricUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 17, 197064AFabricUnknownWeng
Monday, March 9, 197042DDress goodsUnknownWeng
Friday, October 3, 196922ADress material.UnknownWeng
Thursday, August 28, 196959ADress material.UnknownWeng
Saturday, April 19, 196947DPopular material.UnknownWeng
Sunday, December 8, 1968121AFabricWilliam LutwiniakFarrar
Thursday, December 7, 196719AFabric.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tuesday, November 21, 19672DFabric.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 24, 196768ASynthetic fabric.Wells GemberlingFarrar
Tuesday, May 9, 196741AFabric.Helen FasuloFarrar
Saturday, January 7, 196728DMaterial.Bert BeamanFarrar
Wednesday, October 5, 196615ASynthetic.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 31, 196648DDress goods.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 22, 196549DFabric.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 12, 196535DFabric.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 7, 196539DMaterial.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Wednesday, February 24, 196515AFabric.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 3, 196561AFabric.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wednesday, November 25, 196417AFabric.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 3, 196455AFabric.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 14, 196315ADress fabric.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 9, 196361ASynthetic fiber.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tuesday, July 31, 196232AModern fabric.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Tuesday, May 1, 196215AModern fiber.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 31, 19616DDrip dry fabric.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 16, 196162AModern fabric.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 30, 196184DFabric.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, February 16, 196132DModern fabric.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 9, 196068DModern fabric.Herbert LyleFarrar
Sunday, September 27, 195925ASynthetic fabric.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, July 31, 195949ANew material.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Tuesday, June 16, 195928DFabric.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Thursday, November 13, 195816AModern fabric.S. A. KayFarrar
Friday, May 2, 195832APopular synthetic.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, January 8, 195854DModern material.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 10, 195749AModern fabric.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 26, 195745DFabric.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 13, 195515AModern fabric.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
Friday, December 31, 195415ASynthetic fabric.Alice SkodzusFarrar
Monday, May 24, 195464ASynthetic fabric.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, April 20, 195444ARival of cotton and wool.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 2, 195330DNew-fangled fabric.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, August 15, 19529DRelative of dacron.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 20, 195224DNew quick-drying fabric.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 7, 195226DNylon's newest cousin.UnknownFarrar