CROSSWORDS: 1930s

Highlights

  • crisscross"Together with The Times of London, yours [NYT] is...
  • 1931: Dell Crossword Puzzle Magazine
  • 1938: Scrabble; Bletchley Park
  • 1939: Frank Lewis
  • "By the late 1930s, the crossword puzzle boom...

1930

  • dictionarythe term "crossword" first appeared in a dictionary

1931

1938

1939

References

  • Wikipedia: 1930s
  • The Decades That Invented the Future: Part 4: 1930s Radar; Works Progress Administration; Schrödinger's Cat; Pop Culture Characters; Nylon; Z1 computer by Zuse; Ballpoint Pen; Kodachrome; Mildred "Babe" Didrikson Zaharias; War of the Worlds; Electric Pinball; Volkswagen Beetle; 11/9/2012
  • Paleofuture: 1930s