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The Very First Crossword Puzzle

1913

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The first crossword puzzles as it appeared in 1913 published in the New York World.

The first crossword puzzle as it appeared in 1913 published in the New York World.

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Englishmen, Arthur Wynne invented the first crossword puzzle for an American newspaper called the New York World. The first crossword puzzle was published on Sunday, December 21, 1913, intended as a new game for the paper's Sunday entertainment section.

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