CROSSWORDS: 1950s

Highlights

1950

  • nyt mondayNYT begins publishing daily crosswords (9/11/1950) [.puz], [.pdf]
  • "The capitulation of the N.Y. Times to the daily crossword puzzle is...

1952

  • Crossword Quiz (Canadian TV game show)
  • Scrabble History; In the early 1950s, as legend has it,...

References

  • The 1950s crossword; NYT Learning Network
  • Wikipedia: 1950s
  • The Decades That Invented the Future: Part 6: 1950s Transistorized Computer; Sci-Fi Cinema, Rock&Roll; Spy Satellites; Hockey Mask; Hovercraft; Digital Photograph; Tennis for Two (videogame); DNA; Black Box; Fidel Castro; Catalyzed Plastics; ICEE Machine; 11/22/2012
  • Paleofuture: 1950s