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Daily Archives: December 21, 2015

First Crossword Puzzle Created in the U.S.

First Crossword Puzzle Created in the U.S.

Arthur Wynne invented the crossword puzzle, which was first published in 1913. Just in time for Christmas, the New York World published a fun surprise for its readers in 1913. It was a grid of white and black boxes paired with a series of clues and it quickly became a popular part of the Sunday entertainment section.