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194 results for TALON

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

Mon Dec 11, 201729ABird of prey's clawBrian Thomas
Tue Jan 31, 201756DHawk's hookNeil Padrick Wilson
Sun Jun 19, 2016119APart of a kiteDavid Woolf
Thu Mar 26, 201549DFish hook?Byron Walden
Sat Mar 7, 201548DHook on a kiteDavid C. Duncan Dekker
Sun Mar 10, 201323AClaw (7)Finn Vigeland
Sun Jul 1, 20125DPart of Tennyson's "crooked hands"Dan Schoenholz
Wed Jan 11, 201253DAvian gripperChuck Deodene
Wed May 12, 201071ABranch gripperPete Muller
Wed May 5, 201039AEagle's claw (6)Dan Schoenholz
Wed Feb 17, 201014ANail on a branch?Elizabeth A. Long
Mon Nov 16, 200951DEagle's grasperJames Mulhern and Ashton Anderson
Tue Sep 29, 20096AOsprey's clawPaula Gamache
Wed Mar 4, 200920ACondor's clawC. W. Stewart
Wed Dec 26, 200748DKite's clutcherJim Page
Fri Jun 8, 200739ACurved nail (2)Randolph Ross
Thu Dec 14, 200631DGripper (2)Ed Early
Mon Mar 13, 200635AClaw (7)Bernice Gordon
Sat Dec 24, 200548DClutch performer?Byron Walden
Mon Nov 21, 200551DClaw (7)Wesley Johnson
Sun Feb 22, 2004107DPicker-upper (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sun Dec 21, 200365DClaw (7)Frances Hansen
Sun Jun 15, 200387ACurved nail (2)Cathy Millhauser
Fri Feb 7, 200337AGrabberMichael Shteyman
Sat Sep 7, 200241AGripper (2)Patrick Berry
Thu Jun 6, 20023DLimb grabberPatrick Merrell
Mon Nov 19, 200129AEagle's claw (6)Peter Gordon
Thu Nov 1, 200159AClaw (7)Rich Norris
Mon Oct 22, 200126AEagle's claw (6)Denise Neuendorf
Fri Aug 10, 200143APicker-upper (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Nov 5, 20002DIt may connect a limb to a branchMichael S. Maurer
Tue Jan 11, 200051AHawk's gripperFran and Lou Sabin
Tue Oct 13, 199850DEagle's gripperNancy Salomon
Mon Jun 15, 199818DHawk's grabberNancy Salomon
Sun Jun 15, 199760ABird holderKaren Hodge
Mon Mar 24, 19972DEagle's claw (6)Thomas W. Schier
Mon Jul 29, 199615AEagle's claw (6)F. Piscop
Tue Nov 28, 19956DEagle's grabberNorman S. Wizer
Tue Nov 7, 199545DEagle's claw (6)Sidney L. Robbins
Mon Oct 30, 199528DClaw (7)Gregory E. Paul
Sat Oct 28, 199554AHawk’s weaponChuck Deodene
Sun Sep 3, 199595AShoulder of a lock boltErnie Furtado
Sun Aug 13, 199544DDraw pile, in cardsNancy Salomon
Thu Mar 2, 199531AEagle modelRaymond Hamel
Mon Feb 6, 199515AIt's graspingGregory E. Paul
Wed Jan 11, 199515AClaw (7)Stanley B. Whitten
Tue May 3, 199424DEagle's nailLois Sidway
Thu Jan 20, 199453DAvian preening aidLois Sidway
Sun Jan 2, 19946ACards left over from a dealBrian G. Tyler

4 results for TALON from Variety puzzles.

Mar 4, 2007acrosticRNail on the foot of a kiteEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Oct 22, 2006panda47DNot a 50" clawMel Taub
Apr 1, 2001diagramless1DHawk's clawPeter Gordon
Sep 3, 2000diagramless50DGripperJanet R. Bender

141 results for TALON from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Fri Jul 23, 199319DKestrel's catcherTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Jul 3, 199326DAccipiter's weaponTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Jun 16, 199333DClawWilliam CanineMaleska
Sat Feb 20, 199350ACards remaining after a dealKevin BoyleMaleska
Sun Aug 16, 199216DCards left over after a dealIrene SmullyanMaleska
Thu Jun 25, 199237ACribbage stockBryant WhiteMaleska
Mon Jun 10, 199155DClawSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun May 26, 199164DKite's weaponAlfio MicciMaleska
Fri May 10, 199115AOsprey's gripperJim PageMaleska
Tue Aug 21, 199051DEagle's weaponSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue May 15, 199032DClawWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Wed Feb 14, 199029DClawJane S. FlowerreeMaleska
Mon Dec 18, 198925DKite's clawAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Dec 15, 198948DHawk's clawJim PageMaleska
Fri Mar 31, 198912DLeftover cards after a dealKathryn RighterMaleska
Mon Feb 13, 198946AEagle's weaponAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Jan 3, 198957AClawShirley SolowayMaleska
Mon Sep 5, 198863AClawChristy RidleyMaleska
Wed Aug 3, 198834DClawBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wed Feb 24, 198861AClawJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sun Sep 28, 198656DOgee moldingD. JonesMaleska
Thu Sep 11, 198616ALeftovers after a dealCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Thu Jun 26, 198661AHawk's weaponElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sun May 25, 198679ALeftover cards after a dealCorinne J. NadenMaleska
Sun May 11, 198635ACard pileVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sat Mar 1, 198666AClawErnst TheimerMaleska
Thu Nov 7, 198547DTiercel's toenailNancy McCarthyMaleska
Mon Jul 29, 198520AEagle's weaponSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Jan 3, 19852DClawShirley SolowayMaleska
Sat Nov 10, 198458ASolitaire stockRobert KatzMaleska
Tue Sep 18, 198419ACondor's clawNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sun Jul 29, 198460DRaptorial featureWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Jul 17, 198462AFalcon featureJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wed Apr 25, 198426DClawAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Feb 3, 198465AHarpy's weaponPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Jan 31, 198412DHawk's weaponArnold MossMaleska
Wed Apr 13, 198365AHawk's weaponEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Mar 30, 198328DFalcon extremityJohn GreenmanMaleska
Fri Feb 25, 198333DRaptorial featureWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Nov 7, 198161AClawRabinowitzMaleska
Sun Sep 28, 1980109AHawk's weaponHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Sep 7, 1980129DLeftovers in solitaireCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Wed Jul 9, 198038AEagle's weaponMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wed May 21, 198018AClawBensonMaleska
Tue Apr 29, 198025DPart of a lockReginald JohnsonMaleska
Wed Nov 14, 197923DEagle's clawWilliam JarvisMaleska
Mon Nov 5, 197929DEagle's clawGeorge LaczkoMaleska
Tue May 29, 197959AThe stock in some card gamesMeislerMaleska
Thu Apr 26, 197931DClawAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Nov 6, 197783DHawk's assetTap OsbornMaleska
Tue Oct 18, 197715ACards left over after a dealJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Jul 25, 197730DClawVirginia SchneiderMaleska
Sun Mar 27, 197713ASolitaire wastepileJay SpryMaleska
Wed Jun 16, 19763DClawDennis ListortWeng
Fri May 21, 197618DClawSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Sat Apr 17, 197632DEagle featureHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Tue Apr 13, 197645DClawTap OsbornWeng
Fri Dec 12, 197522AClawDennis ListortWeng
Sat Oct 11, 19756DClawMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Wed Sep 3, 197561AFalcon featureSara V. TuckermanWeng
Thu Sep 5, 197429DClawGeorge LaczkoWeng
Sun Jun 23, 197444DClawFrances HansenWeng
Wed Feb 6, 197452DClawElizabeth A. YaroWeng
Mon Dec 10, 197346DHawk featureUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 10, 197345DEagle featureUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 8, 197371DStock, in cardsThomas SheehanWeng
Mon Jun 25, 197328DClawUnknownWeng
Mon Jan 15, 197325DClawUnknownWeng
Thu Jan 11, 197351DClawUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 26, 197231AClawGladys V. MillerWeng
Mon Nov 1, 197119DClawUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 5, 1971102ALock partGladys V. MillerWeng
Tue Feb 23, 197112DClawUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 26, 197051AClawUnknownWeng
Thu Sep 24, 197015AStock, in cardsUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 13, 1970129DClawRoss L. Jamison Jr.Weng
Wed Dec 3, 196924AStock, in cards.UnknownWeng
Wed Oct 8, 196955AHawk feature.UnknownWeng
Sat Sep 27, 196914AStock, in cards.UnknownWeng
Wed Sep 10, 196930DStock, in cards.UnknownWeng
Sun Apr 27, 1969130DUndealt cardsA. J. SantoraWeng
Tue Apr 1, 19693DA claw.UnknownWeng
Thu Jan 23, 196912DEagle feature.UnknownWeng
Fri May 10, 196864AClaw.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 21, 1968104ASolitaire stockpile.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sun Mar 10, 196840AWastepile, in solitaire.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sat Mar 18, 196752DOwl's weapon.Manny MillerFarrar
Sun May 8, 196684AClaw.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Jan 10, 19665DClaw.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 19, 196535AClaw.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 13, 196525DHawk's feature.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 7, 196563ARaptorial feature.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 23, 196526DClaw.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 13, 196529AHawk's claw.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 3, 196527DClaw.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 26, 196428AClaw.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 27, 196415ARaptorial feature.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 24, 196325AClaw.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 17, 196218AHeel: Fr.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 27, 196231DClaw.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 22, 196246DOwl's weapon.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 25, 196272AClaw.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wed May 24, 19615AEagle's claw.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 29, 196190DClaw.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Thu Dec 29, 196046DThe stock, in card playing.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thu Dec 8, 196030DHawk's claw.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 5, 196022AClaw.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 27, 196047DHeel of a sword's blade.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 1, 196049DLock part.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Fri Apr 8, 196049DClaw.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 26, 196047DClaw of a bird of prey.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 13, 195915AHawk's weapon.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 11, 195915AOgee molding, in architecture.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 17, 195947AHawk's claw.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Thu Jul 17, 195815AIn card playing, the stock.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thu Jul 10, 195823AClaw.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu May 1, 195826DEagle's claw.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Feb 22, 195757AClaw.Helen K. WhitmanFarrar
Tue Jun 5, 195615DClaw.Walt ClarkFarrar
Thu Feb 3, 195524DClaw.Fletcher CoatesFarrar
Thu Dec 23, 195428DClaw.Anthony MorseFarrar
Sat Nov 27, 195431DClaw.Mel TaubFarrar
Sat Jun 12, 19542DOwl's weapon.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu May 20, 195431DHawk's weapon.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 18, 195427DHawk's claw.S. A. KayFarrar
Tue Mar 2, 195432DHawk's claw.Willard JordanFarrar
Thu Jul 23, 195318AClaw.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sat Feb 14, 195350DThe waste pile, in solitaire.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 7, 195349DThe cards left over after the deal.C. M. FairFarrar
Thu Sep 11, 195229AEagle's claw.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 24, 195239DStock of cards.Evelyn SmithFarrar
Wed Feb 27, 195237AThe eagle's claw.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Oct 20, 195127DHawk's weapon.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 19, 195116AClaw.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 25, 195127DClaw.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 6, 195126DClaw.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 22, 195139DEagle's claw.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 15, 1948115AClaw.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Nov 10, 1946125DClaw.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Feb 25, 1945130AClaw.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Apr 30, 194450AClaw.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar