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136 Results for OWLS

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

Sunday, December 31, 20171D"Wise" sortsJohn Lampkin
Tuesday, January 17, 201756DReal head-turners?Timothy Polin
Friday, January 13, 201760APride : lions : parliament : ___Andrew J. Ries
Monday, March 7, 20161DAvian hootersDamon Gulczynski
Monday, January 25, 201666ABirds whose heads can move 270°Ian Livengood
Sunday, December 20, 201574AHogwarts delivery systemPeter Wentz
Wednesday, November 25, 201517DHogwarts' fifth-year exams, for shortDuncan Kimmel and Clara Williamson
Sunday, March 1, 201580DHooters (2)Finn Vigeland
Friday, February 27, 201510DKnot : toads :: parliament : ___Julian Lim
Sunday, December 21, 2014121ATemple University's teamJoel Fagliano
Thursday, January 30, 201470AHead-turning night fliersDan Schoenholz
Monday, February 18, 201349DBig-eyed birds (3)Jeffrey Harris
Wednesday, December 5, 201258DMessengers at HogwartsJim Hilger
Tuesday, July 3, 201223DMail deliverers at HogwartsRobyn Weintraub
Tuesday, June 19, 201261AOnes taking night flights?Steve Riley
Sunday, April 15, 2012137DLate-night fliersKevin G. Der
Tuesday, January 3, 201260ABig-eyed birds (3)Allan E. Parrish
Sunday, November 13, 201186DTheir necks can turn 270 degreesJeremy Newton and Tony Orbach
Tuesday, July 5, 201138DTemple University teamAndrea Carla Michaels and Johanna Fenimore
Saturday, January 24, 200929AFifth-year exams at HogwartsMark Diehl
Tuesday, December 30, 200819ANocturnal huntersDoug Peterson
Wednesday, December 10, 20089DMice catchers (5)Joe Krozel
Friday, November 2, 200730DThey're known for head-turningBarry C. Silk
Tuesday, August 21, 200768ABirds whose heads can rotate 135 degrees left or rightTom Heilman
Friday, June 29, 20075DMouse catchersMike Nothnagel
Friday, August 11, 200662AMice catchers (5)Patrick Merrell
Monday, May 29, 200656DBig-eyed birds (3)Alex Boisvert
Thursday, June 30, 200524DBirds with rare binocular visionJoe DiPietro
Wednesday, February 2, 200558A    Temple University team, with "the"Richard Leva and Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, August 18, 200459DBarn birdsNancy Salomon and Levi Denham
Wednesday, April 28, 200465ANight fliersJohn Underwood
Tuesday, November 11, 200361DHooters (2)M. Francis Vuolo
Sunday, January 26, 2003121DBarn denizensNancy Salomon and Bob Peoples
Sunday, January 5, 200389AMice catchers (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, February 24, 2002109DMice catchers (5)Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, July 5, 200167AMice catchers (5)Peter Gordon
Friday, June 8, 200129DGood mousersHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Friday, May 4, 200123DRice University nicknameElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, January 9, 20017DBirds in barns (2)Nick Grivas
Saturday, December 9, 200046ATwo residents of the Old Man's beard, in a Lear versePatrick Berry
Sunday, November 19, 200011DThey fly by nightCathy Millhauser
Tuesday, September 14, 199937DPredators on miceElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, January 5, 199910ABirds in barns (2)Lyell Rodieck
Thursday, May 21, 199855DWise onesCathy Millhauser
Tuesday, March 24, 199829DTemple footballersFred Piscop
Thursday, September 18, 199768ASome are hornedCathy Millhauser
Wednesday, July 17, 199653DNocturnal preyersM. Nosowsky
Monday, June 3, 199634DWise birdsS. L. Robbins
Sunday, September 18, 199456ANight predatorsMerl Reagle

1 result for OWLS from Variety puzzles.

August 2, 2015panda5DSlow birdsMel Taub

86 results for OWLS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, November 8, 199347DBarn birdsDorothea E. ShippTaub
Wednesday, November 20, 199119AWise onesWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Tuesday, January 8, 199158DTemple teamEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sunday, September 2, 199057ATemple or Rice 11Frances HansenMaleska
Sunday, January 15, 1989106DBoobooks and moreporksNorma SteinbergMaleska
Thursday, May 5, 198841DNocturnal raptorsWalter CovellMaleska
Friday, November 13, 19875DTemple griddersBert RosenfieldMaleska
Friday, May 1, 198762AMoreporksMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tuesday, November 26, 19851ARice U. teamChristy RidleyMaleska
Saturday, June 29, 198536DTemple teamGayle DeanMaleska
Thursday, May 9, 198540DMoreporksHarold B. CountsMaleska
Thursday, February 7, 198552DTemple teamJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, December 11, 198448DTemple teamLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, June 1, 19846AThey give a hootSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Saturday, December 24, 198359DHootersA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, August 11, 198310ANight creaturesBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, August 2, 198350DCertain hootersArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wednesday, April 13, 198356DTemple U. teamEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, August 26, 198223ATemple U. studentsLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, April 28, 19826ASolemn, nocturnal groupBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sunday, January 18, 198147ARice teamWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, April 23, 198049DWise ones, proverbiallyRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Tuesday, December 19, 197859DTemple's teamRussellMaleska
Tuesday, December 13, 197759DNight birdsRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Wednesday, October 13, 197612DSwivel-headed birdsDeWitt AndersonWeng
Thursday, March 20, 19756ASnowy and hootSidney FrankWeng
Wednesday, November 6, 197413DLarge-eyed birdsAllan BlackmanWeng
Sunday, September 29, 1974107ABarn and screechElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sunday, June 9, 197492AHootersMel RosenWeng
Sunday, September 10, 197266DRaptorial birdsThomas W. SchierWeng
Friday, May 19, 197213DBirdsUnknownWeng
Monday, May 8, 197219ASnowy and hootUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 31, 197138DSpooky birdsThreba JohnsonWeng
Wednesday, November 18, 19705ASnowy and barnUnknownWeng
Tuesday, December 23, 196955AKeepers of late hours.UnknownWeng
Friday, May 23, 19691ASnowy and spotted.UnknownWeng
Monday, March 17, 196958DBirds.UnknownWeng
Monday, March 10, 196957DBirds.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 17, 196868ANighthawks' cousins.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 12, 196845APredatory birds.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 19, 196724AWise birds.Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
Saturday, July 22, 196762ANocturnal fowl.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, June 10, 196769ABirds of prey.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, May 13, 19671DBirds.George LaczkoFarrar
Saturday, April 29, 196762AWise ones.Louis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, October 19, 19661ABirds of prey.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 22, 196556DNocturnal ones.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 5, 196416ANighthawks.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 28, 196444ABirds.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 24, 196410AMinerva's symbol.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 27, 196422ABarn ___.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 27, 19649DBirds.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 18, 196410ATemple University symbols.Manny MillerFarrar
Thursday, March 14, 196323AWise ones.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wednesday, August 1, 19623DWise birds.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 23, 19613DNight birds.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 26, 196132DSymbolic birds.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 9, 196177ANight birds.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wednesday, September 21, 196017ABirds of prey.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 30, 196021AMinerva's birds.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 29, 195960ABirds of prey.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 26, 195937DSymbols of wisdom.E. J. WestFarrar
Friday, January 30, 195921DNight birds.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, January 8, 195953DHooters.Madeline CorseFarrar
Tuesday, January 6, 195920DNight fliers.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tuesday, June 24, 195856DSymbols of wisdom.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, December 22, 195710ANight ___.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tuesday, October 1, 195751DBirds having a weird cry.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 3, 195756DBirds.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 28, 195754DPersons of solemn mien.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, December 23, 1956126AHooters.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, October 14, 195645DNight people.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, April 1, 195690ANight birds.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, March 21, 195636DNight ___.Louis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, September 21, 195537ABirds of prey.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, March 13, 195462DStay-ups.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 2, 195322DPeople who burn the midnight oil.Sidney BlumFarrar
Friday, March 27, 19537DNocturnal birds.Diana SessionsFarrar
Friday, December 12, 195230AVery solemn people.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 21, 195248ASymbols of wisdom.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 12, 195257DNocturnal birds.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 9, 195164DSymbols of wisdom.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, January 28, 195116ARodent-killers.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sunday, November 10, 194696AMinerva's birds.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, November 4, 194560DBirds of prey.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, April 23, 194449ANight birds.Archie S. KreilingFarrar

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