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137 results for ORLON

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon May 7, 201826ADuPont fiber (2)Julie Bérubé
Mon Feb 26, 201818ADrip-dry fabricAndrea Carla Michaels and Mark Diehl
Sun Feb 21, 201679ADuPont creation of 1941Patrick Berry
Mon Oct 5, 201549DDuPont acrylic fiberMike Buckley
Tue Jan 20, 201553DFabric once described as "comfort in action"Susan Gelfand
Tue Apr 15, 201468ACashmere alternativeGary Cee
Sun Apr 6, 201422ADuPont trademark of 1941Patrick Berry
Sun Aug 25, 201322AFirst acrylic fiberVictor Barocas
Sun Jul 7, 201381ASynthetic fiber (4)Joel Fagliano
Sun Nov 11, 201219ALeisure suit fabricElizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Dec 23, 201110DWoollike acrylic fiberPatrick Berry
Sat Apr 23, 201112D1950s sweater materialMike Nothnagel
Fri Feb 26, 201045DDuPont discontinued it in 1990Josh Knapp
Thu Jan 28, 20102DAcrylic fiber (9)Raymond C. Young
Mon Aug 31, 200960AFabric introduced by DuPontFred Piscop
Fri Jun 26, 200949AKnitwear materialLynn Lempel
Sun May 25, 200812DKnee sock materialElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Feb 13, 20082DSock materialElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Dec 6, 200612DDuPont fiber (2)Levi Denham
Thu Sep 7, 200651DAcrylic fiber (9)Lucy Gardner Anderson
Mon Aug 21, 200652DSynthetic fiber (4)Elayne Cantor
Mon Aug 14, 200613DAcrylic fiber (9)Gene Newman
Mon Oct 18, 200467ASynthetic fiber (4)Steve Kahn
Wed Dec 10, 200345DSweater syntheticNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Thu Sep 25, 200315ADupont's "Fiber A"Patrick Merrell
Sat Jan 25, 200322APullover materialPatrick Berry
Mon Nov 18, 200268ASynthetic fiber (4)Nancy Salomon and Gail Grabowski
Tue Sep 17, 200234ASweater materialSteven Dorfman
Sun Jun 23, 200255DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Eric Berlin
Fri Feb 15, 200216AAcrylic fiber (9)Sherry O. Blackard
Mon Jan 28, 200213DSynthetic fabric (2)Sarah Keller
Tue Nov 13, 200130DFabric that travels wellNancy Salomon and Bob Peoples
Sat Nov 10, 200155AAcrylic fiber (9)William I. Johnston
Mon Oct 15, 200124DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Holden Baker
Mon Aug 20, 20016DAcrylic fiber (9)Sherry O. Blackard
Mon Dec 4, 20008DSynthetic fabric (2)Eileen Lexau
Sun Oct 24, 199942DFiber that travels wellNancy Salomon
Wed Sep 8, 199933AWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Holden Baker
Mon Apr 5, 199932DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Gregory E. Paul
Thu Jan 22, 199827DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Patrick Jordan
Sun Aug 3, 199753DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)Peter Gordon
Wed Jan 29, 199750DAcrylic fiber (9)R. Hughes
Wed May 1, 199624DWrinkle-resistant fabric (7)F. Piscop
Mon Dec 11, 199536ALeisure suit materialElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Oct 12, 199537AAcrylic fiber (9)Christopher Hurt
Wed Mar 22, 199511DSweater fabricDavid J. Kahn
Thu Dec 1, 199453AAcrylic fiber (9)Harvey Estes

1 result for ORLON from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 3, 2011diagramless58DWool-like materialFred Piscop

89 results for ORLON from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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