Thursday Morning Riddle

I’m an item that’s useful for threading some twine;
I am lost in the haystack; I puncture a spine;
I’m a phonograph stylus; the prick of the pine;
And the part of the compass that points to a line.

Who am I?

UPDATE: Riddle solved by Emily. See comments for answer.

2 Responses to “Thursday Morning Riddle”

  1. Emily Says:

    A needle!!

  2. Bill Says:

    NEEDLE is correct. Way to go, Emily!

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